Articles by: JewishNews-Ester

Washington – Ben Carson Campaign Reaping Cash As He Rises In GOP Polls

Washington – Ben Carson Campaign Reaping Cash As He Rises In GOP Polls

  Washington –  Vacation-filled August is typically one of the worst months for any politician to raise money. But it was Ben Carson’s best yet.… Read More ›

United Kingdom – London-based Satmar School Apologizes, Pledges Change After Newspaper Reveals Lessons About “Evil Goyim

United Kingdom – London-based Satmar School Apologizes, Pledges Change After Newspaper Reveals Lessons About “Evil Goyim

  United Kingdom – There are promised changes in store at the Satmar Beis Rochel boys’ school in north London after a whistleblower provided copies… Read More ›

Washington – Kerry To Outline US Assurances To Israel, Gulf To Lawmakers

Washington – Kerry To Outline US Assurances To Israel, Gulf To Lawmakers

  Washington – Secretary of State John Kerry will send a letter to all members of Congress on Wednesday outlining U.S. security commitments to Israel… Read More ›

Wall Street banks have changed the way Silicon Valley’s top startups raise money

Wall Street banks have changed the way Silicon Valley’s top startups raise money

  The way hot new startups raise venture capital is changing. And some traditional VC investors don’t like it one bit.  Late-stage venture investing is… Read More ›

New Windsor, NY – With Heavy Hearts, Pilots Perform At NY Air Show After Death

New Windsor, NY – With Heavy Hearts, Pilots Perform At NY Air Show After Death

  New Windsor, NY – The first-ever New York Air Show opened Saturday with a moment of silence and tributes to mark the death a… Read More ›

Atlanta – Fan Dies After Fall From Upper Deck At Atlanta Braves Game

Atlanta – Fan Dies After Fall From Upper Deck At Atlanta Braves Game

  Atlanta –  A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game… Read More ›

Nashville, TN – Donald Trump Courts Tea Party Voters, Says Will Decide Soon Whether To Mount A Third Party

Nashville, TN – Donald Trump Courts Tea Party Voters, Says Will Decide Soon Whether To Mount A Third Party

  Nashville, TN – Donald Trump will decide soon whether to mount a third party bid if he loses the Republican nomination for president, the… Read More ›

Palestinian allegedly attacked, then arrested

Palestinian allegedly attacked, then arrested

Mahmoud Rabaiya arrested for staying in Israel illegally, while the Israelis he says beat him with clubs are still free. A Palestinian claims he was… Read More ›

Hundreds flee clashes in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Hundreds flee clashes in Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Clashes erupt in the largest Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon on Tuesday between Islamists and Fatah members, forcing hundreds to flee. Intense clashes persisted Tuesday… Read More ›

Retired IDF Brig. Gen. nominated as police chief

Retired IDF Brig. Gen. nominated as police chief

Public Security Minister Erdan announces Brig. Gen. (Res.) Gal Hirsch as his choice; Hirsch resigned from army after criticism of conduct in Second Lebanon War;… Read More ›

Green Line pilot program could boost Israeli-Palestinian business ventures

Green Line pilot program could boost Israeli-Palestinian business ventures

The pilot project, which opens its doors in September, was funded by the Regional Cooperation Ministry.   A business center built on the Green Line,… Read More ›

Hundreds of US rabbis sign letter against Iran deal

Hundreds of US rabbis sign letter against Iran deal

The American-Jewish community has been split over the deal, with many communal organizations coming out against it despite a majority of Jews being broadly supportive… Read More ›

Analysis: Focus on a nuclear Iran obscures other developing nuclear threats

Analysis: Focus on a nuclear Iran obscures other developing nuclear threats

The US and the West have done little to update their defense doctrines for dealing with the burgeoning and evolving nuclear threats posed in other… Read More ›

Israel sends 14 competitors to Judo world championships

Israel sends 14 competitors to Judo world championships

Shira Rishony and Tommy Arshanski will be the first Israelis to enter the fray in the opening day of action, with the national team’s best… Read More ›

Mamma Mia in Israel: The refreshing hit of summer 2015

Mamma Mia in Israel: The refreshing hit of summer 2015

The successful musical, based on Abba’s greatest hits, brings its fantastic London cast to Tel Aviv for a limited run. In one of the high… Read More ›

The French train gunman is ‘dumbfounded’ that some are labeling him a terrorist

The French train gunman is ‘dumbfounded’ that some are labeling him a terrorist

  PARIS/ALGECIRAS, Spain (Reuters) – A gunman who attacked passengers on a high-speed train in France two days ago is “dumbfounded” at having been taken… Read More ›

1 trillion yuan might be deployed to prevent a stock market meltdown in China

1 trillion yuan might be deployed to prevent a stock market meltdown in China

  Having seen the nation’s benchmark Shanghai Composite stock index get slammed by 4.21% on Friday, taking its weekly loss to 11.54%, Chinese authorities wheeled… Read More ›

Jerusalem – Ehud Barak’s Iran Bombshell Could Shake Up Israeli Politics

Jerusalem – Ehud Barak’s Iran Bombshell Could Shake Up Israeli Politics

  Jerusalem – Former Defense Minister Ehud Barak’s comments that Israel nearly attacked Iran’s nuclear facilities but the plan was scuttled by military men and… Read More ›

Chinese stocks are getting hammered again

Chinese stocks are getting hammered again

  Fresh from being slammed by more than 4% on Friday, a sell-off which took weekly losses to more than 10%, Chinese stocks have been… Read More ›

New York – AP Report: NYC To Probe Secular Education At Orthodox Jewish Schools

New York – AP Report: NYC To Probe Secular Education At Orthodox Jewish Schools

  New York – There was no science, no geography and no math past multiplication at the ultra-Orthodox Jewish school Chaim Weber attended. And the… Read More ›