Monthly Archives: July 2010

Hacker Builds $1,500 Cell-Phone Tapping Device

A computer security researcher has built a device for just $1,500 that can intercept some kinds of cell phone calls and record everything that's...

Obama Warns Abbas to Make Something Happen

President Barack Obama has warned Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas that failure to resume direct peace talks with Israel could undermine US-Palestinian ties, Palestinian officials...

Obama: Time for Rangel to End Career “With Dignity”

President Barack Obama has kept mum on the fate of Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) for days -- but he tells CBS News that it's...

NY Dem Fires Spokeswoman for Comment on Jews

A Democratic political aide fired for suggesting that her boss's election opponent was being financed by Jews says she is no anti-Semite. Rep. Michael...

Avi Weiss’ Riverdale Orthodox Shul To Have Woman Lead Kabbolas Shabbos Tonight

In a move that apparently would make "history" for an Orthodox synagogue in the United States, the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale is scheduled tonight...

New Eruv in Woodridge

A fantastic development recently has taken place in Sullivan County's Catskills Village of Woodridge, NY. Congregation Ohave Sholem is a 106 year old Shul...

Bogus Claims of Violence on Mehadrin Lines

Israeli Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz rejected allegations of violence on Mehadrin bus lines based on the conclusions of a ministerial committee he set up...

Obama Claims Bailout of U.S. Car Companies Saved Over 1 Million Jobs

President Barack Obama on Friday heralded the recent turnaround for U.S. automakers, arguing that thousands of jobs and increased production vindicate his unpopular decision...

New Jersey Ending Mechanical Inspections for Vehicles Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the last day that New Jersey will inspect motor vehicles for mechanical problems. Inspection stations will just check emissions on vehicles five...

Have You Seen My Alps?

By CJ Srullowitz Every day, as I walk into shul, I am confronted by a flyer hanging on the bulletin board, which greets me with,...