Articles by: JewishNews-David

Poland isn’t the only country trying to police speech about the Holocaust

Poland isn’t the only country trying to police speech about the Holocaust

Several Eastern European nations have introduced legislation that limits discourse, though they have seen far less scrutiny than Warsaw   JTA — In 2015, Ukraine’s… Read More ›

Ankara – Turkey’s President To Meet Pope Francis To Discuss Jerusalem

Ankara – Turkey’s President To Meet Pope Francis To Discuss Jerusalem

  Ankara – Turkey’s president is on his way to Italy to meet Pope Francis at the Vatican, where the status of Jerusalem is expected… Read More ›

Durbin: Firing Mueller or Rosenstein over Nunes memo ‘could precipitate a constitutional crisis’

Durbin: Firing Mueller or Rosenstein over Nunes memo ‘could precipitate a constitutional crisis’

Washington – The No. 2 Democrat in the Senate says Republicans may be setting the stage for a “constitutional crisis” if they use the Nunes… Read More ›

What to expect at Trump’s first State of the Union address

What to expect at Trump’s first State of the Union address

  President Donald Trump is delivering his first State of the Union address Tuesday night. He says it will cover “a lot of territory.” The… Read More ›

Washington – Democratic Senator Criticizes Pelosi’s Immigration ‘Rhetoric’

Washington – Democratic Senator Criticizes Pelosi’s Immigration ‘Rhetoric’

  Washington –  U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, a moderate Democrat, said on Sunday he thought a new White House immigration plan was a good starting… Read More ›

Companies like Amazon and Starbucks want to kill cash — and it could be a huge blow to the most vulnerable AmericansCompanies like Amazon and Starbucks want to kill cash — and it could be a huge blow to the most vulnerable Americans

Companies like Amazon and Starbucks want to kill cash — and it could be a huge blow to the most vulnerable AmericansCompanies like Amazon and Starbucks want to kill cash — and it could be a huge blow to the most vulnerable Americans

  Companies like Starbucks and Amazon are testing stores that do not accept cash.  Going cashless can provide key advantages for retailers, such as boosting efficiency and preventing robberies. … Read More ›

Larry Nassar sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for decades of sexual abuse

Larry Nassar sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for decades of sexual abuse

  Once a world-renowned sports physician treating America’s foremost Olympic women gymnasts, Larry Nassar now will spend the rest of his life behind bars. The… Read More ›

Warsaw Poland – Undercover Report On Polish Neo-Nazis Sparks Investigation

Warsaw Poland – Undercover Report On Polish Neo-Nazis Sparks Investigation

  Warsaw, Poland – An undercover television report that showed members of a Polish neo-Nazi group celebrating Adolf Hitler’s birthday and burning a swastika has… Read More ›

Patriots author another incredible comeback to crush the Jaguars and return to the Super Bowl

Patriots author another incredible comeback to crush the Jaguars and return to the Super Bowl

  The New England Patriots beat the Jacksonville Jaguars, 24-20, on Sunday to advance to the Super Bowl. The Patriots trailed 20-10 in the fourth… Read More ›

The House just voted to avoid a government shutdown, but the plan could still crash and burn in the Senate

The House just voted to avoid a government shutdown, but the plan could still crash and burn in the Senate

  The House passed a GOP-led bill to fund the government, slightly lowering the odds of a government shutdown. The bill passed by a vote… Read More ›

Jerusalem – After US Cuts, Palestinian Refugee Agency Seeks Donations

Jerusalem – After US Cuts, Palestinian Refugee Agency Seeks Donations

  Jerusalem – The U.N. agency that serves Palestinian refugees and their descendants said Wednesday it would launch a global fundraising appeal in hopes of… Read More ›

North, South Korea to march together under one flag at Winter Olympics

North, South Korea to march together under one flag at Winter Olympics

  Seoul – North and South Korean athletes will march together at the Winter Olympics opening ceremony under a unified flag, the South said Wednesday,… Read More ›

Did Abbas just give his valedictory speech, blaming everyone for his failures?

Did Abbas just give his valedictory speech, blaming everyone for his failures?

Saving his harshest rhetoric for Trump, 82-year-old PA president tells PLO Central Council, ‘This may be the last time you see me here’   Sunday’s… Read More ›

Deri: ‘I’ve no intention of enforcing Supermarkets Law

Deri: ‘I’ve no intention of enforcing Supermarkets Law

In exclusive interview with Yedioth Ahronoth, interior minister who led bill granting him powers to close down shops on Shabbat, seeks to assuage concerns by… Read More ›

Hailing West Bank shooting, Hamas warns of more attacks to come

Hailing West Bank shooting, Hamas warns of more attacks to come

‘The West Bank will remain a knife in your body,’ says terrorist group’s armed wing, which stops short of claiming killing of Rabbi Raziel Shevach… Read More ›

Trump contradicts self repeatedly in immigration meeting

Trump contradicts self repeatedly in immigration meeting

  Washington – President Donald Trump appeared to contradict himself multiple times in a meeting on immigration with a bipartisan group of lawmakers Tuesday —… Read More ›

U.S. Issues New Sanctions on Iran Over Missiles

U.S. Issues New Sanctions on Iran Over Missiles

“The president is weighing additional actions to punish the regime for its belligerent behavior and assault on its own citizens.”   WASHINGTON — The Treasury… Read More ›

Nikki Haley: ‘We will never accept a nuclear North Korea’

Nikki Haley: ‘We will never accept a nuclear North Korea’

  Washington – US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley issued a stern warning to North Korea on Tuesday, saying the US “will never… Read More ›

New York – Lorde A ‘Bigot’ For Canceling Israel Concert, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach’s Ad Says

New York – Lorde A ‘Bigot’ For Canceling Israel Concert, Rabbi Shmuley Boteach’s Ad Says

New York – The New Zealand Jewish community is defending home-grown pop star Lorde from accusations in a full-page ad that she is a bigot… Read More ›

Bronx, NY – NYC: Self-closing Doors Mandatory In Fire Building

Bronx, NY – NYC: Self-closing Doors Mandatory In Fire Building

  Bronx, NY – A New York City spokesman says a building in which a fire raced through an open door and up a stairwell,… Read More ›