Friday, September 20, 2019

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Panel Approves Ban On Sale Of Flavored E-Cigs In New York

New York - New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a mysterious surge of severe ...

Lieberman Urges Unity Government After His Party Receives Boost In Exit Polls

Jerusalem - Yisrael Beiteinu Party leader Avigdor Lieberman called for a unity government with Likud, Blue and White and his party after receiving a boost in seats in the exit poll...

Democrats Push Ahead With Short-Term Bill To Avoid Shutdown

Washington - Democrats controlling the House are steering clear of controversy in a short-term, government-wide spending measure that's needed to prevent a government shutdown at t...

Chareidi Parties Increase Strength in Israeli Elections

Jerusalem- Despite the ugly and vicious anti-Chareidi campaign which characterized the current Israeli elections, it appears based on exit polls that the Chareidi parties have succ...

For Blacks and Jews, Annual Brooklyn Festival Takes on Greater Significance Following String of Anti Semitic Attacks

NEW YORK — At the end of August, the New York Police Department Hate Crimes Task Force investigated an alleged anti-Semitic attack near Brower Park in the Crown Heights neighborhoo...

Liberman Is The Only Real Winner In 2nd Israeli Election

Yisrael Beitenu leader Avigdor Liberman is the only outright winner of the Israeli election which concluded tonight, Sept. 17th. Liberman's party doubled its strength to 10 seats a...

Administrator At NY Jewish Day School Arrested For ‘Production Of Child Pornography’

New York - An administrator at a prestigious Jewish middle school in New York City was arrested on suspicion for production of child pornography. In an email to the school commu...

Exit Polls Signal Setback for Israel’s Netanyahu in Election

Jerusalem — In an apparent setback for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, exit polls showed the longtime Israeli leader falling short of securing a parliamentary majority with his ...

Lewandowski Rebuffs Questions At House Impeachment Hearing

Washington - Democrats' first hearing in what they are calling an impeachment investigation quickly turned sour on Tuesday as their sole witness, former Trump campaign manager Core...

Blue And White Says Party Website Hit By Cyberattack

Jerusalem - The Blue and White Part announced on Tuesday evening that its official website was exposed to “a significant cyber attack,” of the distributed denial of attack type, or...

President Of NJ City Council Uses Term ‘Jew Her Down’, Says it Referred to ‘Negotiating’

Trenton, NJ - The president of the City Council in Trenton, New Jersey, allegedly used the term “Jew her down” during a closed-door meeting to describe the settlement at a lower ra...

Record 20,000 Police Posted At Polling Stations

Jerusalem - A record 20,000 uniformed and plainclothes police officers and 3,000 camera-equipped Central Elections Committee observers were deployed to Israel’s 10,700 polling stat...

Netanyahu’s Career On The Line As Israel Votes

Jerusalem - Israelis voted Tuesday in an unprecedented repeat election that will decide whether longtime Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stays in power, despite a likely indictme...

Homeless Man Who Burned Down Minnesota Synagogue Officially Charged With ‘Negligent Fires’ Felony

St. Louis- The homeless man charged with setting fire to a historic synagogue in northern Minnesota was sheltering in an alcove between the building and its sukkah. Matthew Jame...
A group hold up signs at freedom plaza during the women's march in Washington on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

New Women’s March Board Member Has Called Israel A ‘Racist’ State That ‘Engages In Terrorism’

Washington D.C. - Three of the founding and most prominent board members of the Women’s March stepped down from their positions, the organization announced Monday. But that was ...
FILE - Corey Lewandowski and his former boss.. AP

House Judiciary Committee To Hold 1st Impeachment Hearing

WASHINGTON — As they investigate President Donald Trump, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee will hold their first official hearing in what they are calling an impeachment i...

How Israel’s Parties Are Getting Out The Voters

Jerusalem- Israel’s second general election of 2019 brings the country’s political parties one advantage: experience. In April, they learned—often painfully—that every vote counts,...

Iran: No Trump-Rouhani Meeting Scheduled During UN General Assembly

Tehran - Iran said on Monday that President Hassan Rouhani will not meet with U.S. President Donald Trump next week at the U.N. General Assembly, even though Washington has repeate...

Big Global Climate Protests On Friday Get Union Support

Berlin - Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to join worldwide demonstrations this week ahead of a U.N. climate summit in New York, as unions and some businesses lend thei...