Articles by: JewishNews-Ester

US Envoy Postpones Israel Visit To Defend Trump Peace Plan At UN

US Envoy Postpones Israel Visit To Defend Trump Peace Plan At UN

  WASHINGTON (Israel Hayom) — Following reports that the Trump administration will present its Middle East peace plan later this week, U.S. Ambassador to the… Read More ›

Kobe Bryant, 41, dies in helicopter crash in Calabasas, California

Kobe Bryant, 41, dies in helicopter crash in Calabasas, California

  Basketball icon Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash on Sunday in Calabasas, California. He was 41. Several news outlets reported that Bryant was… Read More ›

GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz praised Democrats’ impeachment presentation and skewered Trump’s defense as looking like ‘an 8th-grade book report’

GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz praised Democrats’ impeachment presentation and skewered Trump’s defense as looking like ‘an 8th-grade book report’

  Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz, one of President Donald Trump’s most vocal congressional allies, praised House Democrats for the way they presented the case against… Read More ›

Florida Creates Task Force on Sea-Level Rise

Florida Creates Task Force on Sea-Level Rise

  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — After years of mostly ignoring climate change, Florida lawmakers waded deeper into the matter on Tuesday , advancing a proposal… Read More ›

6 big things we still don’t know in the bombshell report saying Jeff Bezos’ phone was hacked by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

6 big things we still don’t know in the bombshell report saying Jeff Bezos’ phone was hacked by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

  On Tuesday, The Guardian reported that an international investigation had concluded that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ phone was most likely hacked by a link in a… Read More ›

The US is entering an era in which impeaching the president will be routine

The US is entering an era in which impeaching the president will be routine

  Impeaching a president used to be unthinkable, but now two presidents have been impeached just 21 years apart. President Trump’s impeachment is a sign… Read More ›

Sanders’ Wife On Feud With Warren: ‘This Discussion Is Over’

Sanders’ Wife On Feud With Warren: ‘This Discussion Is Over’

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Jane O’Meara Sanders, the wife of Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, has a clear message about the simmering dispute between her… Read More ›

Analysis: A world trade war is brewing. The US-China deal won’t stop it

Analysis: A world trade war is brewing. The US-China deal won’t stop it

Hong Kong / London – The United States has signed a partial trade agreement with China. But that doesn’t mean simmering conflicts and uncertainty over… Read More ›

From Ebola to hurricanes, mom in uniform keeps people safe while keeping kosher

From Ebola to hurricanes, mom in uniform keeps people safe while keeping kosher

As an officer in the US Public Health Service, Cpt. Dana Hall provides disaster relief to victims the world over, and is the only Orthodox… Read More ›

Israel unveils breakthrough laser to intercept missiles, aerial threats

Israel unveils breakthrough laser to intercept missiles, aerial threats

Technology expected to take down a variety of aerial threats including rockets, drones, anti-tank missiles.   The Defense Ministry has made a technological breakthrough in… Read More ›

Esper contradicts Trump on targeting Iranian cultural sites: We ‘follow the laws of armed conflict’

Esper contradicts Trump on targeting Iranian cultural sites: We ‘follow the laws of armed conflict’

Washington – Secretary of Defense Mark Esper on Monday contradicted President Donald Trump by asserting the US would not target Iranian cultural sites amid rising… Read More ›

Netanyahu praises Trump for U.S. strike on Soleimani

Netanyahu praises Trump for U.S. strike on Soleimani

PM says the move to eliminate Iran’s hardline general is ‘worthy of all appreciation,’ adding the head of Quds Force ‘planned and carried out many… Read More ›

In blow to Netanyahu, Knesset lawyer, 65 MKs back swift immunity deliberations

In blow to Netanyahu, Knesset lawyer, 65 MKs back swift immunity deliberations

Blue and White representative says he has support from party leaders representing majority of lawmakers after legal adviser says no impediment to debating request immediately… Read More ›

Iraqi security forces regain control of area around US Embassy after second day of protests

Iraqi security forces regain control of area around US Embassy after second day of protests

Baghdad – Iraqi security forces have regained control of the area around the US Embassy in Baghdad after the compound was rocked by a second… Read More ›

Outage At Major Resort Strands Skiers On Lift For An Hour

Outage At Major Resort Strands Skiers On Lift For An Hour

KILLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A power outage at one of the largest ski resorts on the East Coast left skiers and snowboarders stuck on a… Read More ›

Trump attacks whistleblower in tweetstorm full of rants and conspiracies

Trump attacks whistleblower in tweetstorm full of rants and conspiracies

President Donald Trump retweeted an attack that included an unsubstantiated name of the intelligence community whistleblower at the heart of the Ukraine scandal as part… Read More ›

Netanyahu again rushed offstage at event as Gaza rocket fired at Ashkelon

Netanyahu again rushed offstage at event as Gaza rocket fired at Ashkelon

Iron Dome intercepts incoming projectile, in case similar to attack in September in which terrorists launched missile during premier’s speech in the south   Palestinian… Read More ›

The ICC campaign of lies

The ICC campaign of lies

The Hague decision to investigate Israel for alleged war crimes is result of inherent biases within the system; but perhaps Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda will,… Read More ›

Were the original Hanukkah latkes really ricotta pancakes from Italy?

Were the original Hanukkah latkes really ricotta pancakes from Italy?

Brought to Rome by Sephardic Jews from southern Italy, the lesser-known cassola, which predate the now-ubiquitous potato latke, are enjoying a resurgence   This Hanukkah,… Read More ›

Sanders: Netanyahu is ‘racist,’ US must also be pro-Palestinian

Sanders: Netanyahu is ‘racist,’ US must also be pro-Palestinian

Speaking at fifth Democratic debate in LA, the Vermont senator and presidential hopeful says Washington should ‘level the paying field’ in Mideast   Senator Bernie… Read More ›