Monthly Archives: August 2014

B’nai Brith CEO to Nominate Canadian PM Harper for Nobel Peace Prize

The head of a prominent Canadian Jewish organization says he plans to nominate Stephen Harper for a Nobel Peace Prize Mr. Harper is a...

Filipino U.N. Peacekeepers Escape Syrian Rebels In The Golan Heights

Forty Filipino United Nations peacekeepers escaped in the night after being surrounded and attacked by rebels in the Syrian side of the Golan Heights....

Fox Host Won’t Apologize to Muslims for ‘Bullet to the Head’ Remark

The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) is demanding an apology from Andrea Tantaros of Fox News for comments she made on the show ...

Sen. Ted Cruz Bashes The Bronx; NYC Officials Fire Back

Bronx officials fired back today after Sen. Ted Cruz took a swipe at the borough during a speech to a conservative group. Cruz, a Texas...

Report: Indirect Cairo Talks To Resume This Week

Indirect negotiations between Israel, Hamas and other Palestinian organizations were set to resume in Cairo this week, the London-based Arabic newspaper Asharq Al-Awsat...

U.S. Airstrikes Help Break ISIS Siege

U.S. airstrikes helped Iraqi forces break through to the city of Amerli, which had been blocked by ISIS for months. Since June, ISISI had...

Putin Wants Talk on ‘East Ukraine’ State

Russian premiere Vladimir Putin is urging the international community to consider potentially granting "statehood" to eastern Ukraine, according to Russian media reports. He...

Islamists Secure U.S. Embassy in Libya

Islamist-allied militia group Dawn of Libya has claimed to have "secured" the U.S. Embassy in Tripoli. The U.S. compound was evacuated more than a...

Tonight: Kinnus L’illui Nishmas Rivka Weinman a”h

There will be a kinnus chizuk tonight in Lakewood, NJ, following the tragic petirah last week of Rivka Weinman a"h, the six year old...

Iran: U.S. Sanctions Are an ‘Invasion’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani lashed out at the sanctions the U.S. imposed over the country's nuclear program, calling them an "invasion." The sanctions...