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Bennett, Kahlon said pushing for elections on March 26, but PM still resisting

Bennett, Kahlon said pushing for elections on March 26, but PM still resisting

Kulanu head now says he has no objection to Bennett as defense minister, but both say coalition too unstable following Liberman’s departure   Party leaders… Read More ›

Abbas Vows to Continue Paying Prisoners and Their Families

Abbas Vows to Continue Paying Prisoners and Their Families

Abbas said the Palestinians were capable of facing “all liquidationist schemes and conspiracies that are being concocted against their national cause.”   Palestinian Authority President… Read More ›

Democrats retake the House, setting up divided government

Democrats retake the House, setting up divided government

Republicans lose more than two dozen suburban districts across the nation, ending eight years of control that began with the Tea Party revolt of 2010… Read More ›

Both Jerusalem Mayoral Candidates Hoping for Netanyahu Endorsement

Both Jerusalem Mayoral Candidates Hoping for Netanyahu Endorsement

Likud officials said they expected Netanyahu to back Lion, who was his director-general in the Prime Minister’s Office during Netanyahu’s first term.   Prime Minister… Read More ›

Al Akhbar publishes draft of Israel-Hamas ceasefire deal

Al Akhbar publishes draft of Israel-Hamas ceasefire deal

Among the initial provisions published by the Hamas-affiliated Lebanese newspaper, the terror organization commits to restrain violence demonstrated during weekly ‘March of Return’ riots, punishing… Read More ›

New York – For Jewish Journalists, Online Harassment Goes With The Job

New York – For Jewish Journalists, Online Harassment Goes With The Job

  New York – For many Jewish journalists in the U.S., persistent online anti-Semitic harassment has become part of the job. The phenomenon became pervasive… Read More ›

Lion Air jet one of Boeing’s newest, most-advanced planes

Lion Air jet one of Boeing’s newest, most-advanced planes

The Lion Air jet in Monday’s crash off Indonesia was a Boeing 737 MAX 8, one of the plane maker’s newest and most-advanced jets. Indonesian… Read More ›

Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro wins presidential election in Brazil

Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro wins presidential election in Brazil

  Sao Paulo, Brazil – Far-right presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro was declared the winner of Brazil’s presidential election on Sunday, according to the Supreme Electoral… Read More ›

Warsaw, Poland – Retired US General Says War With China Likely In 15 Years

Warsaw, Poland – Retired US General Says War With China Likely In 15 Years

  Warsaw, Poland – The former commander of the U.S. Army in Europe warned Wednesday that it’s very likely the United States will be at… Read More ›

Trump continues to take calls from his iPhone even after American spy agencies have determined that China and Russia are listening

Trump continues to take calls from his iPhone even after American spy agencies have determined that China and Russia are listening

  Despite being warned that his cell phone calls are not secure, President Trump refuses to stop making certain calls from his iPhone — according… Read More ›

Opinion: Saudi Arabia’s Khashoggi story is preposterous, but MBS will get a pass

Opinion: Saudi Arabia’s Khashoggi story is preposterous, but MBS will get a pass

  Istanbul – What do you give the man who has everything? The answer, it seems, is an indemnity from the White House for complicity… Read More ›

New York – US Government Seeks To Recover Painting Stolen By Nazis

New York – US Government Seeks To Recover Painting Stolen By Nazis

  New York – The U.S. government wants a federal judge to facilitate returning a painting stolen by the Nazis during World War II to… Read More ›

Trump reportedly wanted to shut down the entire US-Mexico border, but his aides talked him out of it

Trump reportedly wanted to shut down the entire US-Mexico border, but his aides talked him out of it

  President Trump is continuing his calls to shutter the US-Mexico border, in an effort to stop caravans of thousands of migrants, seeking shelter from… Read More ›

Washington – Democrats Push Back After NY Times Says The Party Is Drifting On Israel

Washington – Democrats Push Back After NY Times Says The Party Is Drifting On Israel

  Washington – Sen. Robert Menendez hardly needs to establish his pro-Israel bona fides: He is guaranteed a standing ovation every time he appears at… Read More ›

New York – Machines Take The Blame As U.S. Stock Market Sells Off

New York – Machines Take The Blame As U.S. Stock Market Sells Off

  New York –  Investors searching for perpetrators and victims in this week’s U.S. stock market selloff pointed to a familiar source: number-crunching fund managers… Read More ›

After Kavanaugh scandal, Democrats cut a deal to confirm more Trump judicial nominations so they can go home to campaign

After Kavanaugh scandal, Democrats cut a deal to confirm more Trump judicial nominations so they can go home to campaign

  Republicans and Democrats in the Senate cut a deal to vote on 15 judicial nominations Thursday so they could return to their home states… Read More ›

Russia says it provided Syria with 24 advanced S-300 launchers for free

Russia says it provided Syria with 24 advanced S-300 launchers for free

Military source tells state news agency Damascus also given 300 guided missiles to arm the high-tech air defense system   Russia provided the advanced S-300… Read More ›

Corte Madera – Sonia Orbuch, Who Fought Nazis As A Girl, Dies In California

Corte Madera – Sonia Orbuch, Who Fought Nazis As A Girl, Dies In California

  Corte Madera – Sonia Orbuch, who survived the Holocaust as a teenager in eastern Europe by joining a resistance group that was sabotaging the… Read More ›

There’s more evidence that the race for Amazon’s HQ2 is still wide open

There’s more evidence that the race for Amazon’s HQ2 is still wide open

  Amazon officials affiliated with the search for HQ2 have visited Miami recently, according to a report. That makes it the second city Amazon has return-visited… Read More ›

New York Times report says Trump engaged in ‘outright fraud’ to avoid taxes as he inherited father’s wealth — worth more than $400 million in today’s dollars

New York Times report says Trump engaged in ‘outright fraud’ to avoid taxes as he inherited father’s wealth — worth more than $400 million in today’s dollars

  The New York Times on Tuesday released an extensive investigation focused on President Donald Trump’s fortune. The Times reported that the president and his… Read More ›