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109 live animals found in women’s luggage in massive airport wildlife trafficking bust

109 live animals found in women’s luggage in massive airport wildlife trafficking bust

This incident, while dramatic, is not unusual. The Bangkok Post identified the women as Nithya Raja, 38, and Zakia Sulthana Ebrahim, 24.   Two women… Read More ›

Bennett the self described loyal soldier of Israel, is not gone for good

Bennett the self described loyal soldier of Israel, is not gone for good

Analysis: After deciding to step out of Netanyahu’s shadow, Bennett shows political daring, forms alliances that surprise his voters; as he announces he will not… Read More ›

MKs to try again Thurs. to disperse Knesset, set election date, as wrangling goes on

MKs to try again Thurs. to disperse Knesset, set election date, as wrangling goes on

Coalition’s efforts to finalize legislation on Wednesday, prepare for Lapid to be installed as interim PM, are derailed by hours of fighting with opposition  … Read More ›

UPDATE: Great Neck Chabad Had Too Few CO Detectors, Multiple Violations

UPDATE: Great Neck Chabad Had Too Few CO Detectors, Multiple Violations

GREAT NECK — On Tuesday, thirteen people, mostly teens, were treated for Carbon Monoxide exposure at the Chabad of Great Neck. One patient was hospitalized.… Read More ›

Ukrainian mayor of Kherson detained as Russian-run region prepares for referendum

Ukrainian mayor of Kherson detained as Russian-run region prepares for referendum

  The elected Ukrainian mayor of Kherson was arrested Tuesday, according to pro-Russian officials in the city, hours before the region’s Russian-backed administration announced plans… Read More ›

Canadian police kill two gunmen in bank shootout, find potential bomb

Canadian police kill two gunmen in bank shootout, find potential bomb

Six officers were taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds.   Canadian police shot dead two men during a gunfight on Tuesday at a bank… Read More ›

In U.S., like in Israel, insane minority forces itself on subdued majority

In U.S., like in Israel, insane minority forces itself on subdued majority

Opinion: By dangling red herrings such as same-sex kisses in cartoons and gender pronouns, a fanatical, religious minority has managed to divert attention from core… Read More ›

‘Let my people in’: Trump tried to join armed rioters on Jan. 6, aide says

‘Let my people in’: Trump tried to join armed rioters on Jan. 6, aide says

Former president lunged at driver’s steering wheel after being told it wasn’t safe to go to Capitol, threw his lunch at a wall, endorsed calls… Read More ›

Kosher Certification Agency Sues JetBlue, Saying They Lied About A Kosher Snack

Kosher Certification Agency Sues JetBlue, Saying They Lied About A Kosher Snack

NEW YORK (JTA) – One of the United States’ largest kosher certifying agencies alleges that JetBlue airlines sold a snack it falsely claimed was certified… Read More ›

Analysis: Why today’s 1/6 hearing was utterly devastating for Donald Trump

Analysis: Why today’s 1/6 hearing was utterly devastating for Donald Trump

  To date, the January 6 committee has provided a clinical, step by step breakdown of who knew what when in the days leading up… Read More ›

US strike in Syria targets ‘senior’ militant – US military

US strike in Syria targets ‘senior’ militant – US military

The strikes targeted Abu Hamzah al Yemeni, a “senior leader” of Al Qaeda-aligned Hurras al-Din.   The United States carried out a strike in Syria’s… Read More ›

Only third of young Jewish Americans care if progeny also Jewish, study finds

Only third of young Jewish Americans care if progeny also Jewish, study finds

According to report, only 48% of young Jewish Democrats support Israel; ‘core beliefs and sentimental ties that made us one dramatically weakened,’ says head of… Read More ›

Knesset passes first reading of bill to disperse; final vote set for Wed. at latest

Knesset passes first reading of bill to disperse; final vote set for Wed. at latest

After day of debate, coalition and opposition agree elections will be held on either October 25 or November 1; some Netanyahu supporters still trying for… Read More ›

Lawyers Want 101-Year-Old Alleged Ex-Nazi Guard Acquitted

Lawyers Want 101-Year-Old Alleged Ex-Nazi Guard Acquitted

BERLIN (AP) — Lawyers asked a German court Monday to acquit a 101-year-old man charged with 3,518 counts of being an accessory to murder for… Read More ›

Russian airstrike hits busy shopping mall in central Ukraine, sparking fears of mass casualties

Russian airstrike hits busy shopping mall in central Ukraine, sparking fears of mass casualties

A Russian airstrike struck a bustling shopping mall in Kremenchuk, central Ukraine on Monday, setting the building ablaze and prompting concerns of mass casualties. Ukrainian… Read More ›

Iran nuclear talks took a turn this weekend – what does it mean? – analysis

Iran nuclear talks took a turn this weekend – what does it mean? – analysis

What happens in 2025 when Raisi can order the building of a massive industrial size fleet of uranium enrichment centrifuges?   The world powers’ JCPOA… Read More ›

Israel’s elections reawaken U.S. Jews’ trauma

Israel’s elections reawaken U.S. Jews’ trauma

Opinion: While many Israelis dismissed ‘government for change’ as nothing more than a marketing stunt, most U.S. Jews welcomed what they considered a major change… Read More ›

Google engineer identifies anonymous faces in WWII photos with AI facial recognition

Google engineer identifies anonymous faces in WWII photos with AI facial recognition

While visiting the POLIN museum in 2016, Daniel Patt realized he could be walking by his own relatives without knowing it, so he designed a… Read More ›

Rudy Giuliani Slapped in Supermarket While Campaigning for Son Andrew

Rudy Giuliani Slapped in Supermarket While Campaigning for Son Andrew

  STATEN ISLAND — Rudy Giuliani was assaulted inside a store on Sunday. Giuliani was smacked on the back at a Shoprite store on Veterans… Read More ›

The West wants to go further on Russian oil. Inflation is making that difficult

The West wants to go further on Russian oil. Inflation is making that difficult

New York – Europe and the United States have barred the import of Russian oil to cut off a crucial revenue source for the Kremlin.… Read More ›