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Iran’s judiciary calls to file lawsuit against ex-US envoy Brian Hook

Iran’s judiciary calls to file lawsuit against ex-US envoy Brian Hook

The State Department announced that Eliott Abrams, the US special envoy to Venezuela, will take up Hook’s post in addition to his own.   An… Read More ›

Trump signs executive actions after stimulus talks break down on Capitol Hill

Trump signs executive actions after stimulus talks break down on Capitol Hill

President Donald Trump tried to assert executive power by signing four actions Saturday, one of which will provide as much as $400 in enhanced unemployment… Read More ›

Polish-language Newspaper In Toronto Blames Jews For The Pandemic

Polish-language Newspaper In Toronto Blames Jews For The Pandemic

TORONTO (JTA) – A Polish-language newspaper in Toronto has published an article blaming Jews for the coronavirus pandemic. B’nai Brith Canada, an organization that fights… Read More ›

Hospitals in Beirut were so badly damaged by the explosion that many can’t admit new patients

Hospitals in Beirut were so badly damaged by the explosion that many can’t admit new patients

  A massive explosion that destroyed buildings and killed at least 100 people in Beirut on Tuesday damaged some city hospitals so badly they can’t… Read More ›

IDF finds gun, more explosives left behind by would-be attackers on Syria border

IDF finds gun, more explosives left behind by would-be attackers on Syria border

Senior military officers meet UN officials at site of foiled attack in Golan Heights, say Syria will be held accountable for violence   The Israel… Read More ›

Netanyahu tells world leaders Israel aiming to mass test for coronavirus

Netanyahu tells world leaders Israel aiming to mass test for coronavirus

Netanyahu shared that Israel is testing as many as 30,000 people a day for SARS-CoV-2 and that “we will still be able to increase the… Read More ›

Knesset panel debates cops’ use of water cannons at anti-Netanyahu protests

Knesset panel debates cops’ use of water cannons at anti-Netanyahu protests

Committee chair rebukes police for not sending a representative involved in the practice; demonstrators to picket police minister’s home Tuesday evening   A Knesset committee… Read More ›

8 pro-Iranian militants killed in alleged Israeli airstrikes last week

8 pro-Iranian militants killed in alleged Israeli airstrikes last week

The death toll is expected to continue to rise due to a number of injured people, including some in serious condition.   Eight pro-Iranian militants… Read More ›

Thousands rally against PM over coronavirus, corruption charges

Thousands rally against PM over coronavirus, corruption charges

Over 2,000 people take to the streets of Jerusalem once again, protesting near Netanyahu’s official residence as well as the Knesset; restauranteurs set up free… Read More ›

Mass protests are warnings for Israel’s government

Mass protests are warnings for Israel’s government

Opinion: The people have grown tired of the empty promises and politicking; on Saturday thousands marched to protest the government’s handling of the economic crisis… Read More ›

In Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, thousands rail against Netanyahu, COVID-19 policies

In Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, thousands rail against Netanyahu, COVID-19 policies

Protesters block roads during hours of rallies in 2 cities; some clash with police in capital; 13 Tel Aviv demonstrators arrested after officer pepper-sprayed, torch… Read More ›

The Trump administration just pulled coronavirus data out of the CDC’s hands, and it means Americans can’t see where hospital beds are filled

The Trump administration just pulled coronavirus data out of the CDC’s hands, and it means Americans can’t see where hospital beds are filled

  On Wednesday, US hospitals stopped directly reporting coronavirus capacity, staffing, and supply-related data to the CDC. Instead, they now send information directly to the… Read More ›

Want To Pray With A Synagogue Minyan? Sign This Covid-19 Waiver First.

Want To Pray With A Synagogue Minyan? Sign This Covid-19 Waiver First.

  POTOMAC, MD (JTA) – If you want to pray with a minyan at Beth Sholom Congregation in Potomac, Maryland, the synagogue has a page… Read More ›

The ICE policy that would expel international students taking online classes is being rolled back

The ICE policy that would expel international students taking online classes is being rolled back

  In a Tuesday hearing for a Harvard and MIT lawsuit against Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Trump administration rescinded last week’s directive that would have… Read More ›

Israel’s 2nd wave has less serious cases as at-risk groups on guard — analysis

Israel’s 2nd wave has less serious cases as at-risk groups on guard — analysis

According to TV report, data compiled by Clalit Research Institute indicates those in higher danger from virus are taking greater precautions during the latest coronavirus… Read More ›

Gov’t approves bill to bypass Knesset on coronavirus decisions

Gov’t approves bill to bypass Knesset on coronavirus decisions

The bill allows such decisions to take effect immediately, and passed in its second and third reading late Monday night after deliberations in the Knesset… Read More ›

8 Thoughts and Sayings of Rav Shmuel Brudny zt”l

8 Thoughts and Sayings of Rav Shmuel Brudny zt”l

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com Rav Shmuel Brudny zt”l (1915-1981) was one of the leading Talmidim of the Mir Yeshiva in Poland, and was… Read More ›

Chicago Adds 14-Day Quarantine For ‘surge’ States Travelers

Chicago Adds 14-Day Quarantine For ‘surge’ States Travelers

  CHICAGO (AP) — People traveling to Chicago from 15 states with increasing numbers of confirmed cases of the coronavirus will have to quarantine for… Read More ›

Fox News fires host Ed Henry following sexual-misconduct complaint by a former employee

Fox News fires host Ed Henry following sexual-misconduct complaint by a former employee

  Fox News fired high-profile host Ed Henry over a sexual-misconduct complaint made against him by a former employee. The network’s leadership said in a… Read More ›

Milton Glaser, designer of iconic ‘I (Heart) NY’ logo, Dylan image, dies at 91

Milton Glaser, designer of iconic ‘I (Heart) NY’ logo, Dylan image, dies at 91

In posters, logos, advertisements and book covers, Glaser’s ideas captured the spirit of the 1960s with a few simple colors and shapes   NEW YORK… Read More ›