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Mayor Bloomberg Releases The Rules Of The New Sugary Drink Crackdown

NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg spent a good part of Thursday defending his decision to target New York City's sweet tooth again. He's proposing new...

David Storobin Wins Epic State Senate Race

More than two months after the voters cast their ballots in the race to replace Carl Kruger in the State Senate has finally come...

NYC DA: Too Soon to Say How Confident in Patz Case

Manhattan's top prosecutor says it's "premature" to say how confident he is that a former stock clerk is the person who killed a boy...

Mortgage Rates Plummet – 15-Year Fixed Below 3 Pct

If you can get a new mortgage or refinance an existing one, interest rates have fallen to incredible new lows. Interest on a 15-year...

‘Made In Israel?’ West Bank Settlement Products Come Under Increasing Scrutiny

The Associated Press reports: For decades, Israel has marketed an array of cosmetics and food products manufactured in the occupied West Bank as "Made...

Israel Navy Sponsors Kashrus Competition

"Survivor" - the Israel Navy version: The IDF Rabbinate, scratching its head over how to deal with kashruschallenges in the military, is coming up...

Cutting The Heart Out Of “I Love NY”

NY Govenor Andrew Cuomo has cut the heart out of the "I Love New York" campaign. Cuomo and Empire State Development Corporation Kenneth Adams Wednesday...

Boruch Elokeinu Shebera’anu Lechvodo

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz One of the blessings of our generation is the gifted kiruv professionals who staff and conduct seminars and conferences,...

U.S. Tech Companies Warn Of Threat To Internet From Foreign Governments

U.S. officials and high-tech business giants have launched an assault against what they view as a massive threat to the Internet and to Silicon...

Images Appear to Show Iran Test Site Cleanup

New satellite photographs published by a Washington think tank appear to show intensified efforts by Iran over the past week to cleanse a military...