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Michael Bloomberg’s late entry into the 2020 race is based on a widespread fear among Democrats that Joe Biden’s campaign is in a ‘dire’ place

Michael Bloomberg’s late entry into the 2020 race is based on a widespread fear among Democrats that Joe Biden’s campaign is in a ‘dire’ place

  Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s expected entrance into the 2020 race is a clear sign that the billionaire thinks former Vice President Joe Biden’s… Read More ›

Israel can’t allow those who call for its destruction to remain

Israel can’t allow those who call for its destruction to remain

Opinion: Some would like to overturn Supreme Court decision to expel human rights activist who repeatedly called for boycott of Jewish state, but it’s clear… Read More ›

Corbyn says UK Jews have nothing to fear from a Labour government

Corbyn says UK Jews have nothing to fear from a Labour government

Ahead of December election, Jewish community mostly refusing to support left-wing party that many claim has become a haven for anti-Semitism   UK Labour Party… Read More ›

What Did the Us Know about Turkey’s Syria Invasion Plans?

What Did the Us Know about Turkey’s Syria Invasion Plans?

The US never saw the SDF as anything more than as tool, a cynical partnership to be maintained as a fiction until the US could… Read More ›

After Baghdadi, a Look at Effectiveness of Israel’s Assassination Policy

After Baghdadi, a Look at Effectiveness of Israel’s Assassination Policy

Is Israel’s policy still relevant? And should the Jewish state step up its own targeted campaign against the heads of organizations that threaten its existence?… Read More ›

Turkey Is “a Regional Hub for Terrorism,” Israeli Envoy Tells UNSC

Turkey Is “a Regional Hub for Terrorism,” Israeli Envoy Tells UNSC

The Israeli envoy condemned Turkey’s military incursion into northeast Syria and its attacks on the Kurds and charges that Turkey’s actions have strengthened ISIS.  … Read More ›

Squirrel Hill Jewish Day School Students Send Messages To Mass Shooting Victims

Squirrel Hill Jewish Day School Students Send Messages To Mass Shooting Victims

  PITTSBURGH (JTA) — Students at a Jewish day school in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh sent messages to marginalized groups and communities that… Read More ›

Inside the dramatic US military raid that killed ISIS leader Baghdadi

Inside the dramatic US military raid that killed ISIS leader Baghdadi

Washington – President Donald Trump announced Sunday morning in a televised address at the White House that the “world’s number one terrorist leader” is dead.… Read More ›

Snoop Dogg Will Promote An Israeli Cannabis Tech Startup

Snoop Dogg Will Promote An Israeli Cannabis Tech Startup

  JERUSALEM (JTA) — Snoop Dogg, an outspoken advocate of marijuana use, is the new brand representative for an Israeli cannabis tech startup. Seedo, based… Read More ›

Israel’s President To Task Benny Gantz With Forming Government

Israel’s President To Task Benny Gantz With Forming Government

  It will mark the first time in more than a decade that someone other than Benjamin Netanyahu will attempt to form a government. On… Read More ›

Analysis: Dramatic deposition rocks Trump’s impeachment defense

Analysis: Dramatic deposition rocks Trump’s impeachment defense

Democrats may have just unearthed their smoking gun and the quid pro quo in one fell swoop after the most consequential and dramatic turn yet… Read More ›

A 28-year-old who paid off $102,000 in student loans used the debt snowball method to ‘make her loans fair’

A 28-year-old who paid off $102,000 in student loans used the debt snowball method to ‘make her loans fair’

  Mandy Velez graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2013 with $75,000 in debt. She calculated that if she made monthly payments as expected, she would… Read More ›

Meir Shamgar, Former President Of Israel’s Supreme Court, Dies At 94

Meir Shamgar, Former President Of Israel’s Supreme Court, Dies At 94

  JERUSALEM (JTA) — Meir Shamgar, a former president of the Israeli Supreme Court who started his legal studies by correspondence in an Eritrean prison,… Read More ›

3 big reasons why Rudy Giuliani is the weakest link in Trump’s inner circle as the Ukraine scandal widens

3 big reasons why Rudy Giuliani is the weakest link in Trump’s inner circle as the Ukraine scandal widens

  Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani is increasingly emerging as the weakest link in the ongoing scandal over President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine for three… Read More ›

Trump sending Pence to Turkey to ‘pursue a ceasefire and negotiated settlement’

Trump sending Pence to Turkey to ‘pursue a ceasefire and negotiated settlement’

Vice president says Trump spoke with Erdogan and asked him to to ‘stop the invasion;’ US is ‘simply not going to tolerate Turkey’s invasion of… Read More ›

Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge just became the first person in history to finish a marathon in under 2 hours

Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge just became the first person in history to finish a marathon in under 2 hours

  Eliud Kipchoge just ran a marathon in 1:59:40. The Kenyan is the first person in history to run a marathon in under two hours.… Read More ›

Germany Seeks To Reassure Rattled Jews After Holy Day Attack

Germany Seeks To Reassure Rattled Jews After Holy Day Attack

HALLE, Germany (AP) — Top German officials headed Thursday to the scene of an attack on a synagogue in the city of Halle, seeking to… Read More ›

Israel’s right-wing is repeating mistakes of defeated left

Israel’s right-wing is repeating mistakes of defeated left

Opinion: By representing the entire right-wing, Netanyahu is hampering coalition building with Blue and White and is dragging the country to the extremes; this is… Read More ›

Sa’ar confirms he will take on Netanyahu once Likud calls contest

Sa’ar confirms he will take on Netanyahu once Likud calls contest

Lawmaker says there’s no need for a meeting to prove prime minister’s control of the party in the meantime, after leadership primary scratched   Likud… Read More ›

Opinion: Trump may have just committed an impeachable offense that’s worse than the Ukraine one

Opinion: Trump may have just committed an impeachable offense that’s worse than the Ukraine one

  President Donald Trump is betting that Americans will become so accustomed to his transgressions that they will become immune to outrage; that they will… Read More ›