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Trump inaugural committee under criminal investigation, source says

Trump inaugural committee under criminal investigation, source says

  Washington – President Donald Trump’s 2017 inaugural committee is currently being investigated by federal prosecutors in New York for possible financial abuses related to… Read More ›

Hamas, Fatah Praise Deadly Shooting Attack in West Bank

Hamas, Fatah Praise Deadly Shooting Attack in West Bank

“Israel’s leaders must understand that they are not able to protect their soldiers.”   Hamas praised the shooting attack that killed two Israelis and injured two… Read More ›

Everything Michael Cohen told Mueller about the Trump campaign’s contacts with Russia, according to the memo that could land Cohen a ‘substantial’ prison sentence

Everything Michael Cohen told Mueller about the Trump campaign’s contacts with Russia, according to the memo that could land Cohen a ‘substantial’ prison sentence

  The special counsel Robert Mueller released a memorandum on Friday detailing the cooperating and witness testimony provided by Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former… Read More ›

London – Spanish Museum, California Family In Court Over Disputed Art

London – Spanish Museum, California Family In Court Over Disputed Art

  London – The great-grandson of a Jewish woman who surrendered her priceless Camille Pissarro painting to escape the Holocaust watched Tuesday as his lawyer… Read More ›

Mueller filing reveals Michael Flynn interviewed with investigators 19 times, recommends no jail time

Mueller filing reveals Michael Flynn interviewed with investigators 19 times, recommends no jail time

  In a sentencing memo, the special counsel Robert Mueller’s office recommended that former national security adviser Michael Flynn not to be incarcerated. Although much… Read More ›

US urges Europe to get tough on Tehran over missile tests

US urges Europe to get tough on Tehran over missile tests

Ahead of Netanyahu-Pompeo meet, Trump’s Iran special envoy rejects claim missile program is defensive, says talks on potential measures ‘gaining traction’   ABOARD A US… Read More ›

Trump’s statements on Israel will boomerang

Trump’s statements on Israel will boomerang

Analysis: ‘Blaming’ US Mideast policies on Israel’s security’ needs won’t end well; Gulf states actually need Israel more than Israel needs them; Stability of the… Read More ›

Ireland advances bill criminalizing sale of goods made in settlements

Ireland advances bill criminalizing sale of goods made in settlements

Legislation still has numerous hurdles to overcome before it becomes law, and Israeli officials are confident the government will ultimately block it   The upper… Read More ›

Lost jobs, shrinking growth, and rotting crops — here are the ways Trump’s trade war is hurting America

Lost jobs, shrinking growth, and rotting crops — here are the ways Trump’s trade war is hurting America

  Eight months on from the opening salvos of President Donald Trump’s trade war, and the real-world impacts are starting to be felt across the… Read More ›

European Rabbinic Leaders Reject Orthodox, Non-state Conversions in Israel

European Rabbinic Leaders Reject Orthodox, Non-state Conversions in Israel

Conference of European Rabbis makes move in agreement with Chief Rabbinate   The Chief Rabbinate and the Conference of European Rabbis have agreed that rabbis… Read More ›

Passengers from Nightmare El Al Flight Demand NIS 9 Million

Passengers from Nightmare El Al Flight Demand NIS 9 Million

  Some 180 passengers on the nightmare El Al flight from New York to Tel Aviv last week have demanded monetary compensation from the company… Read More ›

Washington – Report: Trump Wanted To Prosecute Comey, Hillary Clinton

Washington – Report: Trump Wanted To Prosecute Comey, Hillary Clinton

  Washington – President Donald Trump told his counsel’s office last spring that he wanted to prosecute political adversaries Hillary Clinton and former FBI Director… Read More ›

Facebook’s ad platform has crashed — causing chaos just days before Black Friday

Facebook’s ad platform has crashed — causing chaos just days before Black Friday

  Facebook’s Ads Manager is currently down, leaving some customers unable to create new advertisements or campaigns. It’s a major outage, stretching into its eighth… Read More ›

Washington – Political ‘veteran’ At Age 36 Eyed For Trump Chief Of Staff

Washington – Political ‘veteran’ At Age 36 Eyed For Trump Chief Of Staff

  Washington – Nick Ayers could almost be confused for a college fraternity brother as he flashes a broad grin in a selfie taken with… Read More ›

Cambridge, MA – Massachusetts Man Faces Hate Crimes Charges For Assaulting Jewish Woman, 66

Cambridge, MA – Massachusetts Man Faces Hate Crimes Charges For Assaulting Jewish Woman, 66

  Cambridge, MA – A Cambridge, Massachusetts, man faces hate crime charges after he allegedly attacked a senior citizen woman while shouting anti-Semitic statements. Jarrett… Read More ›

Lion Air crash: Signal from black box lost, searchers say

Lion Air crash: Signal from black box lost, searchers say

Jakarta – Divers searching for the wreckage of Indonesian Lion Air Flight 610 can no longer hear a signal from the aircraft’s missing cockpit voice… Read More ›

Lion Air crash: Why recovering plane from sea floor will be such a challenge

Lion Air crash: Why recovering plane from sea floor will be such a challenge

Jakarta – Indonesia’s authorities lifted the wheels of crashed Indonesian Lion Air Flight 610 out of the sea Friday, as questions turned to how to… Read More ›

Bali – Former Australian Prime Minister Warns Indonesia Reaction Over Jerusalem Embassy Move

Bali – Former Australian Prime Minister Warns Indonesia Reaction Over Jerusalem Embassy Move

  Bali, Indonesia – A former Australian prime minister has warned the government to expect a negative reaction from Indonesia if Australia follows the United… Read More ›

The US will issue over $1.3 trillion in new debt in 2018, the highest amount since the depths of the recession

The US will issue over $1.3 trillion in new debt in 2018, the highest amount since the depths of the recession

  The federal government will issue $1.34 trillion in new debt during 2018, according to a new Treasury Department projection. The debt issuance represents a… Read More ›

A stray fingerprint and bad spelling helped the FBI pin down the mail bombing suspect

A stray fingerprint and bad spelling helped the FBI pin down the mail bombing suspect

  Cesar Sayoc Jr. has been arrested and charged with sending a series of pipe bombs in the mail to prominent critics of Donald Trump.… Read More ›