Articles by: JewishNews-David

Russia shoots down US-backed extension of Syria gas attacks probe

Russia shoots down US-backed extension of Syria gas attacks probe

Moscow’s rival measure also fails to pass Security Council, spelling end of joint mechanism tasked with investigating chemical weapons use   UNITED NATIONS — Russia… Read More ›

Boston – Consumer Safety Group Unveils Its ‘worst Toys’ List

Boston – Consumer Safety Group Unveils Its ‘worst Toys’ List

  Boston – Fidget spinners, a plastic Wonder Woman battle sword and a remote-controlled Spider-Man drone are among the toys topping a consumer safety group’s… Read More ›

Opinion: The abuse of migrants in Libya is a blot on the world’s conscience

Opinion: The abuse of migrants in Libya is a blot on the world’s conscience

Libya is awash with tears for the tens of thousands of migrants from across Africa and beyond who have traveled there in search of a… Read More ›

North Korea says Trump looking to start nuclear war

North Korea says Trump looking to start nuclear war

Outburst by Pyongyang, which also dubs US leader an ‘old lunatic man,’ comes as Trump sweeps through Asia to drum up support against Kim Jong… Read More ›

Each nation has its own ‘Nakba’

Each nation has its own ‘Nakba’

Op-ed: The claims of injustice suffered by Palestine’s Arab residents because of the Balfour Declaration should be looked into on the background of the reality… Read More ›

New York – Amazon Discounts Other Sellers’ Products As Retail Competition Stiffens

New York – Amazon Discounts Other Sellers’ Products As Retail Competition Stiffens

  New York – Amazon.com Inc is cutting prices of products from third-party sellers on its website, moving beyond its more typical method of discounts… Read More ›

British PM emphatically rejects call to apologize for Balfour Declaration

British PM emphatically rejects call to apologize for Balfour Declaration

In speech underlining pride for UK role in establishment of Israel, Theresa May slams boycott efforts, a ‘new and pernicious form of anti-Semitism’   British… Read More ›

Washington – GOP Tax Plan May Offer Little Aid For Many In Middle Class

Washington – GOP Tax Plan May Offer Little Aid For Many In Middle Class

  Washington – House Republicans have stressed that the tax plan they unveiled Thursday is tailored to benefit America’s middle class. Just how much it… Read More ›

Trump’s personal Twitter account briefly disappeared

Trump’s personal Twitter account briefly disappeared

  President Donald Trump’s personal Twitter account briefly disappeared. It is unclear why. President Donald Trump’s personal Twitter account appeared to be offline on Thursday at around… Read More ›

‘DO SOMETHING!’: Trump lashes out as the Russia investigation heats up

‘DO SOMETHING!’: Trump lashes out as the Russia investigation heats up

  President Donald Trump railed against the Russia investigation on Sunday and asked why Hillary Clinton wasn’t being investigated. Trump’s tweets came shortly after it… Read More ›

It’s time to change Israel’s provincial defense policy

It’s time to change Israel’s provincial defense policy

Op-ed: Our political-security echelon isn’t solving or dealing with problems; it’s simply postponing them, passing them on to the next generation. It’s as if everything… Read More ›

Controversial bill on absorbing settlements into Jerusalem delayed

Controversial bill on absorbing settlements into Jerusalem delayed

Move needs ‘diplomatic preparation,’ official says, indicating Netanyahu wants to discuss gambit with US administration   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has decided to postpone a… Read More ›

Fliers found at Cornell read ‘Just say no to Jewish lies’

Fliers found at Cornell read ‘Just say no to Jewish lies’

University president says ‘thousands of Cornellians deplore’ posters urging students to ‘join the white gang’   Anti-Semitic fliers with swastika-like symbols were discovered on the… Read More ›

Hamas deputy hopes Iran continues aiding their ‘resistance’

Hamas deputy hopes Iran continues aiding their ‘resistance’

While leading a delegation of senior Hamas officials to the Iranian capital of Tehran, Saleh al-Arouri admits Iran acts as Hamas’s main benefactor, expresses his… Read More ›

Islamic State said to slaughter 128 in revenge campaign

Islamic State said to slaughter 128 in revenge campaign

Jihadists executed civilians in ‘reprisal killings’ for allegedly collaborating with regime forces — report   The Islamic State group killed at least 128 people it… Read More ›

Anaheim, CA – Bannon Faults George W. Bush For ‘Destructive’ Presidency

Anaheim, CA – Bannon Faults George W. Bush For ‘Destructive’ Presidency

  Anaheim, CA – Former White House adviser Steve Bannon depicted former President George W. Bush as bumbling and inept, faulting him for presiding over… Read More ›

Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hall

Long-forgotten Rodin sculpture discovered in New Jersey town hall

  In the corner of the council room of the town hall in Madison, New Jersey, sits a sculpture by Auguste Rodin that had been… Read More ›

Weinstein Scandal: LAPD Launches Probe into 2013 Sexual Assault Claim

Weinstein Scandal: LAPD Launches Probe into 2013 Sexual Assault Claim

Lawyers says Hollywood mogul denies allegations by well-known Italian model and actress of non-consensual sex.   Los Angeles Police Department said on Thursday that it… Read More ›

EU leaders push back against Trump on Iran nuclear deal

EU leaders push back against Trump on Iran nuclear deal

Bloc affirms support for pact despite US administrations refusal to certify compliance; IAEA head says inspections of sites continuing unabated   BRUSSELS (AP) — The… Read More ›

‘Our task was to set Americans against their own government’: New details emerge about Russia’s trolling operation

‘Our task was to set Americans against their own government’: New details emerge about Russia’s trolling operation

  A person who worked for the Russian “troll farm,” Internet Research Agency (IRA), revealed in an interview with independent Russian news outlet, Dozhd, what… Read More ›