Articles by: JewishNews-Abe

Former President George H.W. Bush in ‘fair condition’

Former President George H.W. Bush in ‘fair condition’

  Former President George H.W. Bush remains hospitalized and in fair condition following his fall Wednesday while at his summer home in Kennebunkport, Maine. The… Read More ›

France terror suspects plotted to behead military staffer, prosecutor’s office says

France terror suspects plotted to behead military staffer, prosecutor’s office says

  Four terror suspects detained by French intelligence agents were plotting to behead a senior military staffer at a military site in southern France, a… Read More ›

White House seeks support at home and abroad for Iran deal

White House seeks support at home and abroad for Iran deal

Defense secretary Carter to leave for Israel, Saudi Arabia this weekend; Kerry to brief Gulf leaders next month   WASHINGTON (AP) — At home and… Read More ›

At least 33 killed in three attacks in northeast Nigeria

At least 33 killed in three attacks in northeast Nigeria

  Kano, Nigeria – Militants believed to be with Boko Haram killed at least 33 people in three separate attacks in northeastern Nigeria, a lawmaker, residents and… Read More ›

David Sweat leaves infirmary for 105-foot cell for 23 hours a day

David Sweat leaves infirmary for 105-foot cell for 23 hours a day

  Former fugitive David Sweat has been discharged from the infirmary at an upstate New York prison and transferred to a special housing unit, state… Read More ›

Greece votes ‘Yes’ on bailout bill

Greece votes ‘Yes’ on bailout bill

Greece’s parliament has voted to accept substantial economic reforms needed before the country can receive a fresh bailout worth as much as $96 billion. The… Read More ›

Obama: Netanyahu yet to provide alternative to Iran deal

Obama: Netanyahu yet to provide alternative to Iran deal

President says agreement prevents Iranian nuke, which would compound Israel’s ‘legitimate’ concerns; skewers PM for saying Tehran seeks to ‘take over the world’   US… Read More ›

Clinton vows to uphold Iran deal, curb its ‘bad behavior’

Clinton vows to uphold Iran deal, curb its ‘bad behavior’

Democratic presidential hopeful says US needs to build coalition to combat Tehran’s support of terrorism   WASHINGTON (JTA) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said as president… Read More ›

AIPAC tells Congress to reject Iran deal; J Street to support it

AIPAC tells Congress to reject Iran deal; J Street to support it

Pro-Israel lobbying group says lawmakers should oppose ‘bad deal’; liberal rival says it serves security interests of US and Israel alike   WASHINGTON (JTA) —… Read More ›

The CEO of one of the fastest-growing business apps ever used an ingeniously simple analogy to explain why companies succeed

The CEO of one of the fastest-growing business apps ever used an ingeniously simple analogy to explain why companies succeed

  Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield is an intelligent guy. Before building his $2.8 billion startup Slack, which many consider the fastest-growing business app ever, Butterfield… Read More ›

Washington – Poll: White House Contenders Trump, Bush In Virtual Dead Heat

Washington – Poll: White House Contenders Trump, Bush In Virtual Dead Heat

  Washington – Donald Trump, who became the center of attention in the race for the 2016 Republican U.S. presidential nomination with his denunciation of… Read More ›

Cairo, Egypt – Islamic State Says Behind Bombing At Italian Consulate In Cairo

Cairo, Egypt – Islamic State Says Behind Bombing At Italian Consulate In Cairo

  Cairo, Egypt – Islamic State claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack at the Italian consulate in central Cairo on Saturday, in an escalation… Read More ›

Confederate flags stolen in Georgia, Delaware

Confederate flags stolen in Georgia, Delaware

  It was a media event when the Confederate battle flag come down Friday in South Carolina, but apparently nobody was watching when flags were… Read More ›

MKs on Left and Right slam Ghattas for calling Binyamin Brigade Commander ‘murderer’

MKs on Left and Right slam Ghattas for calling Binyamin Brigade Commander ‘murderer’

Soldiers who shoot at rock throwers are accused of being “trigger happy.”   Less than a week after disembarking from the planned Gaza flotilla, MK… Read More ›

UK’s Princess Charlotte christened with ‘sterilized’ water from River Jordan

UK’s Princess Charlotte christened with ‘sterilized’ water from River Jordan

Water came from the Jordanian side after being ‘cleaned and blessed,’ according to a Jordanian official   Prince William and his wife, Kate, marked a… Read More ›

A petition to remove Ellen Pao as Reddit CEO has added more than 100,000 signatures in 3 days

A petition to remove Ellen Pao as Reddit CEO has added more than 100,000 signatures in 3 days

  An online petition asking Reddit to oust interim CEO Ellen Pao has added more than 100,000 signatures since Friday, when news broke that a popular… Read More ›

What Greece means to the US

What Greece means to the US

  Greece doesn’t mean a lot to the US economy. However, the tiny country in the periphery of the eurozone has hijacked the headlines with… Read More ›

EL-ERIAN: Prepare for a global stock market sell-off

EL-ERIAN: Prepare for a global stock market sell-off

  Greek voters have voted in a referendum on whether their country should accept the terms of a new European Union bailout package. They’re still… Read More ›

Vienna – Draft Accords Of Sanctions Relief At Iran Nuke Talks In Hand

Vienna – Draft Accords Of Sanctions Relief At Iran Nuke Talks In Hand

  Vienna – World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic… Read More ›

Cairo – In Uniform; Egypt’s President Visits Troops In Embattled North Sinai

Cairo – In Uniform; Egypt’s President Visits Troops In Embattled North Sinai

  Egypt – President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, wearing battle dress for the first time in over a year, said Saturday that Egypt had foiled an attempt… Read More ›