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Bill Would Prohibit Courts From Factoring Race, Gender Into Civil Suit Awards

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is planning to introduce a bill Thursday seeking to limit the consideration of a victim's race and gender in...

Soccer Team Pilot Reported Fuel Emergency In Moments Before Crash

In the moments before the charter jet plummeted more than 9,000 feet into the Colombian mountains Monday night, the plane's pilot signaled a fuel...

Israeli UN Envoy Slams General Assembly Head For Palestinian Flag Scarf

Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon slammed U.N. General Assembly President Peter Thomson for wearing a Palestinian flag scarf. Thomson wore the scarf...

Trump’s Treasury Pick, Steven Mnuchin, Has Ties To Anti-Israel Billionaire George Soros

President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for treasury secretary, Steven Mnuchin, has past ties to billionaire George Soros, who has poured millions into funding anti-Israel organizations. Mnuchin,...

Israeli Researchers Decipher Rare Roman-Era Artifact Found Underwater

Israeli researchers from the University of Haifa have deciphered a rare inscription found on an underwater artifact. The inscription sheds new light on Roman...

Disputed Mosque Loudspeaker Bill Faces Preliminary Knesset Reading

Israel's controversial mosque loudspeaker bill, which seeks to partially ban public places of worship from using loudspeakers for calls to prayer, underwent its preliminary...

Israel Reportedly Strikes Syrian Base And Hezbollah Weapons Convoy

The Israeli Air Force reportedly struck a Syrian military base and a Hezbollah weapons convoy in Syria Wednesday, according to Arab media reports. “In an...

Gingrich: Romney ‘Sucking Up’ To Trump

Newt Gingrich, continuing his public crusade against Mitt Romney, mocked him for "sucking up" to President-elect Donald Trump, after the two men went to...

Aging BQE Expressway to Get $1.7B in Repairs

If you rely on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) for your routine commute, be prepared for delays: the NYC Dept. of Transportation has announced plans to spend...

Islamic Leaders Agree to Lower Mosque Loudspeakers

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin brought together Muslim and Jewish spiritual leaders at his official residence on Tuesday to discuss the use of loudspeakers by...