Articles by: JewishNews-Ben

As Congress convenes to debate Iran, here’s what to expect

As Congress convenes to debate Iran, here’s what to expect

Even by Washington standards, the logic of the upcoming vote on the nuclear accord may be baffling   WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress returns from… Read More ›

Inflation in America is all about one thing

Inflation in America is all about one thing

Inflation has been lukewarm everywhere. Everywhere except housing. The latest monthly data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the consumer price index rose… Read More ›

Olathe, KS – Physician At Sentencing Hearing Of Man Who Killed 3 At Jewish Sites Says Convict Has Only 5 Years To Live

Olathe, KS – Physician At Sentencing Hearing Of Man Who Killed 3 At Jewish Sites Says Convict Has Only 5 Years To Live

  Olathe, KS -An expert says the Missouri man convicted of killing three people at Jewish sites in Kansas will live only a few more… Read More ›

Washington – In A Setback For Obama, Democratic Senator Opposes Iran Deal

Washington – In A Setback For Obama, Democratic Senator Opposes Iran Deal

  Washington – White House hopes for stopping a congressional challenge to the Iran nuclear deal and sparing President Barack Obama from using a veto… Read More ›

New Hampshire – Clinton Says She Paid Staffer To Maintain Private Email Server

New Hampshire – Clinton Says She Paid Staffer To Maintain Private Email Server

  New Hampshire – Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Saturday she and her family paid a State Department staffer with personal funds… Read More ›

EU struggles for answers as migrant influx raises tensions

EU struggles for answers as migrant influx raises tensions

Nations fight over responsibility for hundreds of thousands rushing in, as Germany warns treatment of refugees will define continent   BRUSSELS (AP) — French and… Read More ›

China stocks are getting hosed again

China stocks are getting hosed again

  Chinese stocks have endured a wild session so far on Tuesday, tanking as much as 5% in early trade before recovering into the mid-session… Read More ›

Jared Fogle is suing the former head of his foundation, who is also facing child-pornography charges

Jared Fogle is suing the former head of his foundation, who is also facing child-pornography charges

  Former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle, who has been accused of child pornography, has sued the former head of his foundation for not repaying a… Read More ›

Apple wants to make its own TV shows and movies, according to a new report

Apple wants to make its own TV shows and movies, according to a new report

  Apple has been meeting with Hollywood executives with an eye toward making its own original TV shows and movies, Variety reports. The news comes… Read More ›

Denmark – Dutch Chief Rabbi Says Police Warned Him A Year Ago About Traveling By Train

Denmark – Dutch Chief Rabbi Says Police Warned Him A Year Ago About Traveling By Train

  Denmark – On the heels of last week’s terrorist incident aboard a Thalys train headed to Paris from Amsterdam, Dutch Chief Rabbi Binyomin Jacobs… Read More ›

Washington – State Dept. Releases 7,000 Pages Of Emails, 150 Censored

Washington – State Dept. Releases 7,000 Pages Of Emails, 150 Censored

  Washington –  The State Department released roughly 7,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails Monday, including about 150 emails that have been censored because… Read More ›

Detroit – Fiat Chrysler Offers $100 Debit Cards To Owners Of Recalled U.S. Vehicles

Detroit – Fiat Chrysler Offers $100 Debit Cards To Owners Of Recalled U.S. Vehicles

  Detroit – Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is offering $100 prepaid debit cards to owners of recalled vehicles to help ensure cars and trucks with potential… Read More ›

‘A Sinner in Mecca’ documents gay Muslim pilgrimage

‘A Sinner in Mecca’ documents gay Muslim pilgrimage

Director of film giving inside glance into hajj, filmed on iPhone, calls for reform in Islam, saying it’s ‘imploding upon itself’ This undated handout photo… Read More ›

Egypt announces parliamentary vote for October, November

Egypt announces parliamentary vote for October, November

After three years without legislature, long-awaited elections set to take place nationwide in step for democracy   Egypt on Sunday announced that long-awaited parliamentary elections… Read More ›

Don’t mess with Italy’s missionary woman

Don’t mess with Italy’s missionary woman

While established Italian Jewry shies away from her outreach to descendants of conversos, Reform Rabbi Barbara Aiello is finding a warm embrace in her ancestral… Read More ›

Tel Aviv’s top 6 hidden hotels

Tel Aviv’s top 6 hidden hotels

Straying from the well-trodden path can be unnerving, but these lesser-known hotels in Tel Aviv will convince you that the risk is often well worth… Read More ›

FBI tells art dealers to watch for antiquities looted by ISIS

FBI tells art dealers to watch for antiquities looted by ISIS

The FBI is asking art collectors and dealers to be on the lookout for antiquities that could have been put on the market by the… Read More ›

Floyd Mayweather pulls up to work in $4.8 million hypercar

Floyd Mayweather pulls up to work in $4.8 million hypercar

  When your nickname is “Money,” turning up to work in a $4.8 million car represents just another day in the office. No stranger to… Read More ›

Expert: We’re ‘locked-in’ to 3 feet sea level rise

Expert: We’re ‘locked-in’ to 3 feet sea level rise

It was less than two years ago that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its all-encompassing assessment on the current state of climate change research… Read More ›

Abbas building $13m. presidential palace near Ramallah

Abbas building $13m. presidential palace near Ramallah

Compound spread over 27 dunams to include two helipads; Palestinians mired in deep financial turmoil   Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is leading the construction… Read More ›