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Pompeo, Democrats Trade Intimidation Charges In Trump Probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — Setting a defiant tone, the Trump administration resisted Congress' access to impeachment witnesses Tuesday, even as House Democrats warned such efforts themselve...

Dark Skies: Un Meeting Reveals A World In A Really Bad Mood

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The planet is heating. Island nations are slipping away. A Pakistan-India nuclear war could be a "bloodbath." Governments aren't working together like they us...

Ex-Official: Trump’s Past Phone-Call Memos Also Concealed

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House severely restricted distribution of memos detailing President Donald Trump's calls with foreign leaders, including Russia's Vladimir Putin and Sau...

Judge Calls On Ocasio-Cortez to Testify As To Why She Blocked Dov Hikind on Twitter

“It’s a great development as she will have to answer very specifically what about my critical tweets crossed a line,” said Hikind During the two-hour hearing  held in federal co...

White House Attorneys Directed Sealing Of Phone Transcript

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Friday confirmed a key detail in the intelligence whistleblower's complaint alleging that President Donald Trump abused the power of his office...

US Investigation Of Vaping-Related Illnesses Focuses On THC

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say their investigation into a recent outbreak of severe vaping-related illnesses is increasingly focused on products that contain THC. The Cent...

US Accuses Syria Of Chlorine Attack, Pledges To Not Let It Go ‘Unchallenged’

Washington - The United States has accused Syria of conducting a chemical-weapons attack on May 19, which U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed won’t go “unchallenged.” “The...

Dov Hikind: ADL ‘Out Of Their Minds’ For Calling OK Sign A “Hate Symbol”

New York- Former New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind is incensed that the ADL has decided that the OK hand sign can be deemed a hate symbol. Hikind says that the fact that numero...

AP Analysis: It Doesn’t Take A Crime To Impeach A President

WASHINGTON  — If House Democrats press ahead with impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump, their case will rest in large part on the claim that he sought a foreign g...

Despite Tensions, Liberal Jewish Groups To Join Pre-5780 Phone Call With Trump

Amid the divide between the Trump administration and left-wing Jewish religious organizations, at least a few major ones will participate in the annual call ahead of Rosh Hashanah ...

Bipartisan Letter To Chief US Trade Rep Expresses Concern Over Tariffs On Israel

WASHINGTON (JNS) U.S. Reps. Brad Schneider (D-Ill.) and David Schweikert (R-Ariz.) sent a letter on Thursday to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, sharing their concerns ...

A First: Vermont GOP Governor Backs Trump Impeachment Probe

ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) — Vermont's governor has become the first Republican chief executive to support impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump but cautions that he...

Whistleblower Complaint Takeaways: More Than A Phone Call

WASHINGTON (AP) — The phone call is just a start. A whistleblower complaint about President Donald Trump's dealings with the new president of Ukraine lays out concerns about mul...

Hundreds Come out to Fight for Protection of Jews in New York, Citing Politics as a Problem

NEW YORK (JNS) Hundreds of demonstrators rallied in front of City Hall in New York on Sunday, calling on New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and other municipal leaders, as well as ...

Whistleblower: White House Tried to ‘Lock Down’ Call Details

WASHINGTON (AP) — The secret whistleblower complaint at the center of Congress' impeachment inquiry alleges that President Donald Trump abused the power of his office to "solicit i...

Jewish Leaders Condemn Columbia University’s Hosting of Malaysian Prime Minister

NEW YORK - Arthur Stark, Chairman, and Malcolm Hoenlein, Executive Vice Chairman/CEO of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, issued the following st...
Walmart's logo is seen outside one of the stores in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., November 20, 2018. REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski/File Photo

Walmart’s Sam’s Club Launches Health Care Pilot To Members

New York- Walmart's Sam's Club is teaming up with several health care companies to offer discounts on everyday care its customers might delay or skip because of the cost. Starti...

Roll Call: Where The Jewish Congressional Caucus Stands On Impeaching President Trump

Of the 435 members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 185 have said that they are for an impeachment inquiry or impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump as they accuse him, ba...

Homeless Man Pleads Guilty To Burning Down Minnesota Synagogue

(JTA) — A homeless man pleaded guilty to burning down a historic Minnesota synagogue earlier this month. Prosecutors have indicated that they intend to ask for probation for Mat...

Trump Transcript: What We Know, What we Don’t

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump repeatedly prodded Ukraine's new leader to work with lawyer Rudy Giuliani and the U.S. attorney general to investigate Democratic political...