Articles by: JewishNews-Ben

FBI Says Extremist Threatened Trump, Obama In Online Posts

FBI Says Extremist Threatened Trump, Obama In Online Posts

  TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A man charged in an alleged conspiracy to kidnap Michigan’s governor also made threatening online comments about President Donald… Read More ›

Why Obama saved his harshest critiques of Trump until the campaign’s end

Why Obama saved his harshest critiques of Trump until the campaign’s end

Barack Obama held back his most biting critiques of President Donald Trump in the first years of his post-presidency, hoping the lack of constant attacks… Read More ›

Bipartisan House Bill To Be Introduced To Provide Israel With Bunker-Buster Bombs

Bipartisan House Bill To Be Introduced To Provide Israel With Bunker-Buster Bombs

  WASHINGTON (JNS) — A bill that would allow the United States to provide Israel bunker busters is reportedly expected to be introduced this week… Read More ›

Obama slams Trump over coronavirus: ‘He’s jealous of Covid’s media coverage’

Obama slams Trump over coronavirus: ‘He’s jealous of Covid’s media coverage’

Washington – Former President Barack Obama on Tuesday harshly criticized President Donald Trump’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and faulted him for turning the White… Read More ›

For ultra-Orthodox, education as important as oxygen

For ultra-Orthodox, education as important as oxygen

Opinion: While Haredi sector’s decision to reopen schools in violation of the law deserves condemnation, some parents believed that not sending their children back to… Read More ›

Justice Dept.: 127 Suspected MS-13 Members Charged This Year

Justice Dept.: 127 Suspected MS-13 Members Charged This Year

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors have charged 127 suspected members of the violent MS-13 street gang this year, and six face sentences of life… Read More ›

Obama delivers a blistering rebuke of Trump in his return to the campaign trail

Obama delivers a blistering rebuke of Trump in his return to the campaign trail

Former President Barack Obama delivered an often-incredulous and blistering account of his successor’s first four years in office on Wednesday in Philadelphia, making his most… Read More ›

Hadassah hospital consulting with US medics on COVID treatment for Erekat

Hadassah hospital consulting with US medics on COVID treatment for Erekat

Earlier, Erekat said he was experiencing “difficult symptoms resulting from my lack of immunity as a result of lung transplantation.”   Veteran PLO official Saeb… Read More ›

Why Tech Giants Limited The Spread Of NY Post Story On Biden

Why Tech Giants Limited The Spread Of NY Post Story On Biden

  OAKLAND, California (AP) — When Facebook and Twitter moved quickly this week to limit the spread of an unverified political story published by the… Read More ›

Stark contrast between Trump and Biden on display in dueling town halls

Stark contrast between Trump and Biden on display in dueling town halls

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden weren’t on the same stage on Thursday night but two simultaneous town halls managed to clearly… Read More ›

Analysis: Donald Trump is doing the *exact* opposite of what he should in the last days of 2020 campaign

Analysis: Donald Trump is doing the *exact* opposite of what he should in the last days of 2020 campaign

President Donald Trump has a simple strategy for the final weeks of the 2020 campaign: If some of me is good, more of me is… Read More ›

Cabinet to vote on UAE peace agreement today

Cabinet to vote on UAE peace agreement today

Monday’s vote will only be on peace with the UAE because the peace treaty with Bahrain has yet to be written.   The cabinet is… Read More ›

Joe Biden says he will hold a solo town hall after Trump backed out of the next debate

Joe Biden says he will hold a solo town hall after Trump backed out of the next debate

  Former Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign team said on Thursday, after President Donald Trump backed out of the next debate, that Biden would do… Read More ›

Israelis Persist In Rallies Against Pm Despite Lockdown

Israelis Persist In Rallies Against Pm Despite Lockdown

  TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Tens of thousands of Israelis demonstrated in hundreds of locations across Israel against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, pressing ahead… Read More ›

Trump’s doctors say the president is getting better. But they also started him on a steroid usually reserved for patients with ‘severe and critical COVID-19’

Trump’s doctors say the president is getting better. But they also started him on a steroid usually reserved for patients with ‘severe and critical COVID-19’

  White House physician Sean Conley announced Sunday that President Trump was feeling better. Conley said he hoped the president could return to the White… Read More ›

Advisers made last-minute push to get reluctant Trump to Walter Reed

Advisers made last-minute push to get reluctant Trump to Walter Reed

Marine One was idling on the South Lawn Friday as President Donald Trump’s advisers were inside the White House making a last-minute push to get… Read More ›

As virus rebounds in New York, Haredi Jews decry stigmatization

As virus rebounds in New York, Haredi Jews decry stigmatization

Authorities say the most significant jumps involve ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods of Brooklyn and while many leaders in the community promote awareness of COVID-19 risks, others dismiss… Read More ›

Nearly 9,000 virus cases recorded Wednesday as infections hit new high

Nearly 9,000 virus cases recorded Wednesday as infections hit new high

Health Ministry says 810 people in serious condition, with 206 on ventilators, amid worries over hospitals being unable to cope with influx of patients  … Read More ›

US Ambassador to UN: Another normalization accord will come in next days

US Ambassador to UN: Another normalization accord will come in next days

A potential third Israel-Arab state accord comes following the recent normalization agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates.   United States Ambassador to the… Read More ›

Official: Toilet Display Mocking Mail-in Voting Is A Crime

Official: Toilet Display Mocking Mail-in Voting Is A Crime

  MASON, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan resident’s apparent joke showing disdain for voting by mail is no laughing matter for one election official. The… Read More ›