Monthly Archives: March 2014

Israel’s Unemployment Rate Drops to Record Low in February

By Anav Silverman Israel's unemployment rate has dropped to a record low in February 2014, down to 4.9% compared to 5.4% in January for people...

Healthcare.gov Crashes on Last Day

The last minute scramble to enroll in Obamacare was too much for its glitchy website to handle Monday. As tens of thousands rushed to...

Rearview Cams Required on Cars

The federal government will require automakers to install rear visibility cameras in all vehicles weighing less than 10,000 pounds. After long delays by...

USDA to Grandparents: Read Gov’t Bedtime Stories to Encourage Healthy Eating

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is giving advice to grandparents on how they can get their grandkids to eat healthier, including instructions...

Palestinian Authority Textbooks Rife With Anti-Israel Incitement, Study Shows

A study that translated 150 new Palestinian Authority (PA) textbooks used by a U.N. educational body reveals widespread delegitimization of Israel and continued...

Austria Accepts ‘Joint Responsibility’ For Holocaust Atrocities, President Says

Israeli President Shimon Peres attended a Holocaust memorial ceremony with Austrian President Heinz Fischer in Vienna's Judenplatz town square on Sunday. "Today, Austria accepts...

John Kerry Travels To Israel In Bid To Save Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Talks

Secretary of State John Kerry is traveling to Israel in an effort to prevent the collapse of the U.S.-brokered Israel-Palestinian conflict negotiations. After the...

Report: Pollard to Go Free on Pesach?

Sources close to the White House told Reuters today that the US is offering the release of Jonathan Pollard in exchange for the fourth...

German Minister Compares Putin’s Ukraine Moves To Hitler In 1938

Russia's moves against Ukraine were reminiscent of Adolf Hitler's aggression in 1938 that led to the annexation of German-speaking regions of Czechoslovakia, Germany's...

Olmert Convicted of Bribery

In a verdict likely to kill any shot at a political comeback, former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was convicted today of bribery. The...