Monthly Archives: October 2011

White House Cuts Funding For U.N. Agency After Palestinian Vote

The Obama administration cut off funding for the U.N. cultural agency on Monday, after its member countries defied an American warning and approved a Palestinian bid...

Monsey: O&R Hopes To Restore All Power By Friday

Orange and Rockland utilities expects to restore electric service by midnight Wednesday night to the majority of the approximately 100,000 customers who lost power...

IDF Discusses ‘Hannibal Protocol,’ Designed To Prevent Soldier Abduction

Israel Defense Forces Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz reiterated today that the so-called Hannibal Protocol, designed to prevent soldiers from being abducted,...

Peanut Butter Prices Skyrocketing

Sharp increases in peanut butter prices have begun going into effect following one of the worst peanut harvests in decades. Kraft (KFT, Fortune 500) will...

Doctor: Obama Physical Exam Shows He’s In ‘Excellent Health’

President Barack Obama is in excellent health and tobacco free, his doctor said today in the results of the president's second physical exam since taking office. In the...

Report: US Fears Israel Will Strike Iran

The United States is working on several levels to pressure the UN's Security Council into imposing harsher sanctions on Iran, Yediot Achronot reported today. A...

Netanyahu At Knesset: Nuclear Iran Is Still Major Threat

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu says a nuclear-armed Iran would pose a serious threat to the entire world - but particularly to Israel. In a...

Room For Another President At 70-Year-Old Mt. Rushmore?

Given their way, some conservatives would jump at any chance to round out South Dakota's iconic Mt. Rushmore with their hero 40th president, Ronald...

Arrest Warrant Issued For the Wife of Yasser Arafat

Ask any Palestinian to identify the proverbial father is of their national movement and he/she will undoubtedly say, Yasser Arafat. For many of us outside...

Over 30 Members of Congress: Treat Palestinians Freed by Israel as Terrorists

Three dozen members of Congress urged FBI Director Robert Mueller and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday to treat the Palestinians freed by...