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Iran to be awarded Nobel Peace Prize?

Iran to be awarded Nobel Peace Prize?

“I think the work of the Nobel Committee … this year just got much easier,” former Swedish prime minister Carl Bildt tweeted after the Iranian… Read More ›

Confronting old wounds, Ramadan tours promote coexistence

Confronting old wounds, Ramadan tours promote coexistence

Thousands visit Arab-Israeli towns for a taste of fast-breaking feasts, giving a boost to the local economy   The group of Jewish-Israelis sat in a… Read More ›

A man who just sold his startup for $575 million in cash gets to keep every single penny — here’s how he did it

A man who just sold his startup for $575 million in cash gets to keep every single penny — here’s how he did it

  On Tuesday, dating website PlentyOfFish got acquired by Match Group, an IAC/InterActive subsidiary that recently announced plans for an IPO later this year. PlentyOfFish sold to Match… Read More ›

China’s economy is stronger than everyone thought

China’s economy is stronger than everyone thought

  Chinese June quarter GDP is out, and it’s beaten expectations. The economy grew at an annual pace of 7.0% in the three months to… Read More ›

IT’S OFFICIAL: NASA has taken us to Pluto for the first time

IT’S OFFICIAL: NASA has taken us to Pluto for the first time

  It’s now official: NASA has successfully taken us to Pluto, and beyond. What’s more, the spacecraft collected all of the data it was designed… Read More ›

Washington – Honda Settles Discrimination Claims With Justice Department

Washington – Honda Settles Discrimination Claims With Justice Department

  Washington –  Honda reached a settlement Tuesday to resolve allegations that the company discriminated against minority car buyers by marking up interest rates on… Read More ›

Denver – Court: New Health Law Doesn’t Infringe On Religious Freedom

Denver – Court: New Health Law Doesn’t Infringe On Religious Freedom

  Denver – The federal health care law doesn’t infringe on the religious freedom of faith-based nonprofit organizations that object to covering birth control in… Read More ›

Iowa – Jeb Bush Slams Donald Trump For ‘Rhetoric Of Divisiveness’

Iowa – Jeb Bush Slams Donald Trump For ‘Rhetoric Of Divisiveness’

  Iowa – Jeb Bush took aim at fellow Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump on Tuesday, criticizing his “rhetoric of divisiveness.” Speaking to more than… Read More ›

Ryanair to put photos of Facebook fans on the side of its planes

Ryanair to put photos of Facebook fans on the side of its planes

  Good news for fliers who always felt their likeness would look awesome painted on the side of an airplane. Ryanair, which is celebrating its… Read More ›

Investigators puzzle over clues in “Baby Doe” case

Investigators puzzle over clues in “Baby Doe” case

Fifty three million people have seen the computer-generated image of the little girl with the big brown eyes and brown hair. Seven hundred and fifty… Read More ›

Fabio Capello: Russia parts company with Italian coach

Fabio Capello: Russia parts company with Italian coach

  Russia has terminated the contract of its coach Fabio Capello, three years before he was due to lead the team at the 2018 World… Read More ›

Kerry: Netanyahu ‘way over the top’ in criticizing Iran deal

Kerry: Netanyahu ‘way over the top’ in criticizing Iran deal

Secretary says enigmatically that PM ‘doesn’t even know what the concessions are that we have not engaged in’   US Secretary of State John Kerry… Read More ›

Ehud Barak: Iran likely to go nuclear within decade

Ehud Barak: Iran likely to go nuclear within decade

Former PM and defense minister says rebuilding ‘working relationship’ with Obama now vital; military option must be maintained   Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak… Read More ›

The day Obama awarded Iran hegemony in the Middle East

The day Obama awarded Iran hegemony in the Middle East

Op-Ed: July 14, 2015 may prove to be one of the darkest days in region’s history, especially for moderate Arab Sunni states and Israel  … Read More ›

Iran nuclear deal met with mixed reactions across Muslim world

Iran nuclear deal met with mixed reactions across Muslim world

While Iran’s ally Syria and trade partner Turkey praise deal, Egypt, Pakistan and UAE cautiously welcome it, and Syrian rebels, Saudi express concern. The news… Read More ›

Israel warns of Iran’s continued nuclear R&D, problematic inspection

Israel warns of Iran’s continued nuclear R&D, problematic inspection

With only partial access to military sites and a 24 days warning period prior to inspections, Iran can continue to realize its nuclear ambitions unimpeded;… Read More ›

Iran deal puts military option back on table

Iran deal puts military option back on table

Analysis: The Vienna agreement does delay Iran’s construction of a bomb by a year or more, but if Iran chooses to violate the deal, it… Read More ›

From a Gaza checkpoint to the Diamond Exchange, biometric start-up seeks to ease security concerns

From a Gaza checkpoint to the Diamond Exchange, biometric start-up seeks to ease security concerns

FST Biometrics sees a wide variety of uses for its technology, which seeks to change means of identification.   The idea for FST Biometrics came… Read More ›

‘Gantz bill’ to shorten cooling-off period likely to be rejected

‘Gantz bill’ to shorten cooling-off period likely to be rejected

The bill would shorten the cooling-off period for top IDF, Israel Police, Prisons Service, Shin Bet and Mossad personnel. A similar bill was rejected three… Read More ›

Palestinian workers demand equal labor conditions to Israelis at court hearing

Palestinian workers demand equal labor conditions to Israelis at court hearing

Lawyer for laborers: How can 1967 Jordanian law apply when it does not apply anywhere in the world, even Jordan?   In a case with… Read More ›