Monthly Archives: June 2013

Obama To Africa: Be Wary Of Foreign Powers, Even United States

President Obama pledged $7 billion in aid today to provide electricity to sub-Saharan Africa, as he warned Africans to be wary of exploitation by...

Obama Tells U.S. Media To ‘Behave’

President Barack Obama told American reporters to "behave" during a joint press conference with President Jacob Zuma of South Africa on Shabbos. Obama was...

Iran: ‘We Will Press Ahead With Uranium Enrichment Program’

Iran's President-elect Hasan Rouhani called his victory in national elections this month a vote for change, and vowed on Shabbos to remain committed...

Coca-Cola Introduces ‘Life,’ Stevia-Sweetened Cola

Coca-Cola has announced plans to sell the company's first stevia-sweetened Coke product, Coca-Cola Life, in Argentina beginning this week. Stevia, a natural sweetener derived...

Israeli Newspapers Saved By Shabbos Reading

Shabbos-observing Israelis are keeping Israeli newspapers alive, a study by several researchers at Ariel University said, as reported by Arutz Sheva. The study, by...

Ben Gurion Airport Passenger Traffic Up 8%: 1.19 Million Passengers In June

Ben Gurion Airport handled 1.19 million passengers in June 2013, 8% more than in June 2012, the Israel Airports Authority reports. The number...

“Cold War”: European Officials Lash Out At New NSA Spying Report

A top German official accused the United States on today of using "Cold War" methods against its allies, after a German magazine cited secret...

ADL Slams MSNBC Pundit Michael Eric Dyson for Comparing Justice Clarence Thomas to ‘Jew...

The 100 year old Anti Defamation League, a major Jewish human rights group, has lashed out at MSNBC political analyst Michael Eric Dyson...

Miracle On the Hudson: No One Injured As Helicopter Makes Emergency Landing

A helicopter has made an emergency landing in the Hudson River following an engine malfunction. According to police, the helicopter landed upright in the water...

No Surprise: Kerry Ends Israeli-Palestinian Mission Emptyhanded

Secretary of State John Kerry ended a shuttle diplomacy mission today without an agreement on resuming Israeli-Palestinian peace talks but said gaps had been...