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Democrats Ask Ethics Panel To Investigate Sens. Cruz, Hawley

Democrats Ask Ethics Panel To Investigate Sens. Cruz, Hawley

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Seven Democratic senators on Thursday asked the Senate Ethics Committee to investigate the actions of Republican Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh… Read More ›

Biden inheriting nonexistent coronavirus vaccine distribution plan and must start ‘from scratch,’ sources say

Biden inheriting nonexistent coronavirus vaccine distribution plan and must start ‘from scratch,’ sources say

Newly sworn in President Joe Biden and his advisers are inheriting no coronavirus vaccine distribution plan to speak of from the Trump administration, sources tell… Read More ›

Trumps’ snub of Bidens historic in its magnitude

Trumps’ snub of Bidens historic in its magnitude

On the morning of January 20, Donald Trump and Melania Trump will depart the White House as President and first lady, but they will not… Read More ›

Wary of Biden attack on Iran, Israel revisits military options – report

Wary of Biden attack on Iran, Israel revisits military options – report

President-elect Joe Biden wants to rejoin the deal if Tehran – which denies seeking the bomb – returns to strict compliance.   Israel is revising… Read More ›

Trump says his behavior on day of attack on Capitol ‘was totally appropriate’

Trump says his behavior on day of attack on Capitol ‘was totally appropriate’

Boarding plane to border wall in Texas, president says there is ‘tremendous anger’ in US over impeachment, but urges ‘no violence,’ as House discusses punitive… Read More ›

Israel’s hospitals need life support of their own

Israel’s hospitals need life support of their own

Opinion: Will politicians ever understand importance of increasing expenditure on national healthcare system, not just by expanding drugs Israelis are entitled to, but by hiring… Read More ›

Schwarzenegger says Capitol raid like Kristallnacht; recalls father’s WWII guilt

Schwarzenegger says Capitol raid like Kristallnacht; recalls father’s WWII guilt

Austrian-born film star and ex-Republican California governor compares mob’s ideology to Nazi lies, says it ‘shattered the ideas we took for granted,’ calls Trump failed… Read More ›

Syria TV: Israel air strikes target Damascus area

Syria TV: Israel air strikes target Damascus area

Military defectors says missiles targeted Iranian Revolutionary Guard bases, Syrian army says projectiles flying over Golan stuck several sites, air defenses downed some missiles Israel… Read More ›

Ministers to convene Tuesday to discuss tighter virus lockdown

Ministers to convene Tuesday to discuss tighter virus lockdown

Netanyahu appears to be in favor of a stricter closure for at least 10 days, while Gantz opposes total shutdown of schools; ministers approve new… Read More ›

Hospital heads: 3rd COVID wave shaping up to be worst yet; Edelstein: Like Italy

Hospital heads: 3rd COVID wave shaping up to be worst yet; Edelstein: Like Italy

Top doctors say rise in coronavirus patients steeper than ever; health officials said to warn of 10,000 cases a day if lockdown not tightened  … Read More ›

Eight losses, victories in Israeli-Palestinian conflict in 2020

Eight losses, victories in Israeli-Palestinian conflict in 2020

The largest victories were more about what did not happen, then what did.   While COVID-19 grabbed the headlines, Israelis and Palestinians in 2020 battled… Read More ›

Coronavirus czar: Israel may face vaccine shortage if local authorities set own rules

Coronavirus czar: Israel may face vaccine shortage if local authorities set own rules

Prof. Nachman Ash says country may need to slow pace of vaccinations if additional doses do not arrive in expedited manner, warns further restrictions may… Read More ›

In U-turn, government cancels forced hotel quarantine for arrivals from abroad

In U-turn, government cancels forced hotel quarantine for arrivals from abroad

Requirement for travelers to spend 2 weeks in state facilities had faced public criticism, was selectively enforced, and prompted clashes at isolation centers   After criticism,… Read More ›

Tel Aviv research: 99.9% of COVID-19 virus dead in 30 seconds with UV LEDs

Tel Aviv research: 99.9% of COVID-19 virus dead in 30 seconds with UV LEDs

The study is the first of its kind in the world.   Ultraviolet radiation is a common method of killing bacteria and viruses. Now, researchers… Read More ›

Trump Slams Twitter For Stifling Free Speech

Trump Slams Twitter For Stifling Free Speech

WASHINGTON  – U.S. President Donald Trump slammed Twitter for flagging his tweets. In a tweet Trump calling it very dangerous, and says this is how… Read More ›

Frustrated Trump met with Pence before holiday break

Frustrated Trump met with Pence before holiday break

Washington – Hours before President Donald Trump retweeted a message for his vice president to “act” in stopping the ratification of the Electoral College, he… Read More ›

Declaring victory in World War C

Declaring victory in World War C

Opinion: The tiny coronavirus managed to bring most of the world to its knees, but we have fought back, pouring endless resources into a process… Read More ›

WATCH NOW – Declaration of ‘Our Common’ Destiny returns to Jerusalem

WATCH NOW – Declaration of ‘Our Common’ Destiny returns to Jerusalem

In a festive broadcastm President Reuven Rivlin adopts the Declaration, which defines the shared values of Jews around the world.   One year after it… Read More ›

McConnell Warns GOP Off Electoral College Brawl In Congress

McConnell Warns GOP Off Electoral College Brawl In Congress

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Fending off a messy fight that could damage Republicans ahead of Georgia Senate runoffs, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell warned fellow GOP… Read More ›

First came news of a vaccine. Now come the scams.

First came news of a vaccine. Now come the scams.

The newly-approved Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is slowly making its way across the US. But those eagerly waiting their turn need to beware of dangerous scams and… Read More ›