Articles by: JewishNews-Ester

Analysis: The Khashoggi case just won’t go away for Trump and his Saudi allies

Analysis: The Khashoggi case just won’t go away for Trump and his Saudi allies

The death of Jamal Khashoggi continues to hang over the heads of both US President Donald Trump and his allied Saudi officials. On Thursday, Saudi… Read More ›

Lieberman resigns from defense minister post

Lieberman resigns from defense minister post

In protest of Gaza ceasefire and efforts to reach an arrangement with Hamas, Defense Minister Lieberman resigns and quits the government; Israel is ‘buying short-term… Read More ›

Netanyahu defends Gaza ceasefire amid rumors Liberman set to quit over it

Netanyahu defends Gaza ceasefire amid rumors Liberman set to quit over it

PM says public isn’t privy to considerations behind heavily criticized deal with Hamas that headed off military campaign   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday… Read More ›

ANALYSIS: Israel and Hamas cheer Qatar’s Gaza cash infusion, but Abbas could spoil party

ANALYSIS: Israel and Hamas cheer Qatar’s Gaza cash infusion, but Abbas could spoil party

While Gazans ascribe influx of money to weekly protests, and Israel buys some time, the PA could yet cut its own funding for the coastal… Read More ›

Chicago, IL – Big Studies Give Mixed News On Fish Oil, Vitamin D

Chicago, IL – Big Studies Give Mixed News On Fish Oil, Vitamin D

  Chicago, IL – Taking fish oil or vitamin D? Big studies give long-awaited answers on who does and does not benefit from these popular… Read More ›

Tucker Carlson says the man he’s accused of assaulting at a Virginia country club called his teenage daughter a ‘whore’

Tucker Carlson says the man he’s accused of assaulting at a Virginia country club called his teenage daughter a ‘whore’

  After the celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti accused Fox News host Tucker Carlson of assaulting a “gay Latino immigrant,” Carlson told Business Insider he never assaulted the… Read More ›

New York – Report: Google Planning Big New York City Expansion

New York – Report: Google Planning Big New York City Expansion

  New York – The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is planning a major expansion in New York City. The newspaper reported Wednesday that… Read More ›

For U.S. Democrats, the House Is Theirs to Lose

For U.S. Democrats, the House Is Theirs to Lose

But the minority party may lose seats in the Senate.   WASHINGTON – Generic ballot surveys, state-by-state polling and historic precedent all indicate a blue… Read More ›

Washington – Man In Trump Video Was Jailed, Released Under Joe Arpaio

Washington – Man In Trump Video Was Jailed, Released Under Joe Arpaio

Washington – A political ad from President Donald Trump that shows a Mexican immigrant bragging about killing police officers has put the spotlight back on… Read More ›

The Omani way of solving Israeli-Palestinian conflict

The Omani way of solving Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Op-ed: The visits of both Prime Minister Netanyahu and Palestinian President Abbas in Oman last week is not a photo-op but part of the Sultanate’s… Read More ›

How the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting unfolded

How the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting unfolded

From the moment Robert Bowers posted ‘I’m going in,’ until he crawled wounded toward police to surrender, telling them ‘these Jews need to die’  … Read More ›

New York – Police Boost Patrols At Synagogues After Pittsburgh Shooting

New York – Police Boost Patrols At Synagogues After Pittsburgh Shooting

  New York –  Law-enforcement agencies around the U.S. are deploying extra officers at synagogues and Jewish centers in response to a shooting that claimed… Read More ›

Netanyahu Reaffirms Commitment to Demilitarized Palestinian State

Netanyahu Reaffirms Commitment to Demilitarized Palestinian State

“The only possible solution is that they will have autonomy over themselves,” Netanyahu said, “but not the ability to harm us.”   Prime Minister Benjamin… Read More ›

Hezbollah sees Israel’s empty threats in Gaza

Hezbollah sees Israel’s empty threats in Gaza

Analysis: According to reports, Iran has recently increased the frequency of its advanced weapons deliveries to Hezbollah; the Cabinet needs to decide whether or not… Read More ›

After night of tense quiet, IDF removes Gaza border home front restrictions

After night of tense quiet, IDF removes Gaza border home front restrictions

Sha’ar HaNegev Regional Council announces ‘return to normalcy’ a day after rockets from Strip raised possibility of large-scale military conflict   After thousands of residents… Read More ›

Central Valley, NY – Selective Enforcement Of Rules In Senior Community Lands Hasidic Family In Court, Says Lawyer

Central Valley, NY – Selective Enforcement Of Rules In Senior Community Lands Hasidic Family In Court, Says Lawyer

Central Valley, NY – A Chasidic family of nine living in a Woodbury housing development near Kiryas Joel may be rendered homeless pending the outcome… Read More ›

White House counsel Don McGahn is out

White House counsel Don McGahn is out

  White House counsel Don McGahn left the Trump administration on Wednesday, a source with knowledge of the situation said to Business Insider. President Donald… Read More ›

Palestinian man pleads for justice after wife killed in highway stoning

Palestinian man pleads for justice after wife killed in highway stoning

Yakoub Rabi, 52, insists that settlers hurled a stone at his car, which hit his wife Aisha’s head, killing her, last Friday night; Israeli authorities… Read More ›

New York – NYC Democrat Joins Wave Of Veterans Aiming To Flip The House

New York – NYC Democrat Joins Wave Of Veterans Aiming To Flip The House

  New York – He’s an Army veteran who was wounded in Afghanistan, criticizes New York’s liberal mayor and doesn’t support House Minority Leader Nancy… Read More ›

Saudi Arabia market tanks up to 7% as the kingdom rejects Trump’s threats of punishment over Jamal Khashoggi disappearance

Saudi Arabia market tanks up to 7% as the kingdom rejects Trump’s threats of punishment over Jamal Khashoggi disappearance

  The Saudi stock market dropped as much as 7% after President Donald Trump threatened “severe punishment” over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal… Read More ›