PA Says Ratification of Geneva Convention Makes Israel Liable for War Crimes; Israeli Officials: Entire Palestinian Leadership Should Be Indicted

Friday April 18, 2014 4:26 PM

hamas-fatah-mashal-abbasIsrael is liable for war crimes over the prisoner issue now that the Palestinian Authority has ratified the four (more…)

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Krauthammer: Obama ‘Makes This Stuff Up’ on Obamacare

Friday April 18, 2014 4:00 PM

krauthammerConservative commentator Charles Krauthammer says that President Barack Obama makes stuff up with (more…)

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Iranians Carry “Death to Israel” Signs as Rouhani Tells Crowd He Supports Dialogue

Friday April 18, 2014 3:04 PM

hassan-rouhani1Chanting “God is Greatest,” Iranian troops paraded missiles carriers, some bearing banners saying “Death to (more…)

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Hezbollah Terror Plot Against Israeli Tourists In Bangkok Foile

Friday April 18, 2014 2:21 PM

hezbollahThe investigation into two alleged Hezbollah terrorists arrested in Thailand recently was progressing (more…)

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Israel: Palestinians Stockpiling Rocks Inside Al-Aqsa Mosque

Friday April 18, 2014 2:01 PM

har-habayis-yerushalayimHundreds of young Palestinian men are now routinely stockpiling large quantities of rocks and slabs of stone in (more…)

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11 Israeli Backpackers Injured In Argentina After Minibus Overturns

Friday April 18, 2014 1:20 PM

argentina-minibus-israeliEleven Israeli backpackers were injured in Argentina on Thursday when the minibus they were traveling in (more…)

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Snowden Rips Critics of Putin Call

Friday April 18, 2014 12:10 PM

snowden1Edward Snowden says he was just asking questions of Vladimir Putin on state-run television Thursday, not (more…)

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Hillary Clinton Praises Undocumented Teen

Friday April 18, 2014 11:08 AM

hillary-clinton-glassesFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton came out strongly for the immigration reform legislation passed (more…)

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Bolton: Reports of Anti-Jewish Leaflets Show Huge Trouble in Ukraine

Friday April 18, 2014 10:18 AM

boltonReports of anti-Jewish leaflets being handed out in the Donetsk province of Ukraine are a bad sign the (more…)

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Rioting, Violence Rage In Chevron And Elsewhere On Palestinian ‘Prisoners Day’

Friday April 18, 2014 9:09 AM

chevron-meorasRiots and violent clashes flared up on Thursday as Palestinian protesters attacked Israeli soldiers and (more…)

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Bizarre: British Royal Visit to Australia Fire Victims Interrupted by Pair ‘Pretending to Be Jewish’

Friday April 18, 2014 8:39 AM

prince-william1The visit of British royal new parents William and Kate, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, to meet victims of (more…)

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Brown Fat: MRI Scan May Lead To Weight Loss Breakthrough

Friday April 18, 2014 7:20 AM

fat-stomachFor the first time, researchers have identified brown fat in a living human - a find that could lead to (more…)

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New Israeli Satellite “Ofek 10″ Will Orbit The Globe Every 90 Minutes

Friday April 18, 2014 6:23 AM

ofek-10-israel-spy-sateliteIsrael’s Ministry of Defense and Israel Aerospace Industries launched the advanced, radar based, (more…)

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Israeli Traveler Jailed In India For Months After Stray Bullet Found In Backpack

Friday April 18, 2014 5:11 AM

india-policeAn Israeli backpacker, fresh from his military service, has been sitting in a prison in India for seven months (more…)

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Photos, Video: Chol Hamoed Celebration in Chevron

Friday April 18, 2014 4:57 AM

Psychologist: Social Media Causing ‘Distancing Phenomena’ To Take Place

Friday April 18, 2014 3:03 AM

keyboard-internet-computerWith over 73 percent of online adults now using a social networking site, social media has dramatically (more…)


Faster Wi-Fi On Flights Leads To Battle In The Sky

Friday April 18, 2014 2:07 AM

planeWi-Fi in the sky is taking off, promising much better connections for travelers and a bonanza for the (more…)

Schumer: NYC Electric Bills Have Soared This Winter and Spring

Friday April 18, 2014 1:08 AM

schumerNew York Senator Charles E. Schumer yesterday urged the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to immediately (more…)


Today’s Yahrtzeits & History - 18-19 Nissan

Friday April 18, 2014 12:04 AM

yahrtzeit-candlesYahrtzeits, Friday, 18 Nissan

Rav Meir Halevi Abulafia, the Yad Rama, 1244. (more…)

Obama Boasts of 8M Obamacare Signups

Thursday April 17, 2014 11:56 PM

obama President Barack Obama touted the Affordable Care Act’s numbers at a press conference on Thursday, (more…)


U.S., Ukraine, Russia Sign Pact

Thursday April 17, 2014 10:22 PM

kerryThe United States, Russia, Ukraine, and the European Union entered into a pact in Geneva today to de- (more…)

Flyer Tells Ukrainian Jews to Register with Authorities or be Deported

Thursday April 17, 2014 9:29 PM

russia-ukraine1A flyer reportedly distributed on Pesach to Jews in eastern Ukraine called on Jews to register with (more…)

NASA Discovers Earth’s Cousin

Thursday April 17, 2014 8:14 PM

earthFor the first time in history, scientists have found a planet like Earth. NASA announced Thursday that its (more…)

Photos: Biur Chometz in Boro Park

Thursday April 17, 2014 7:33 PM

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Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Move Forward Despite Terror Attack

Thursday April 17, 2014 6:10 PM

livni-kerry-erekatIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has decided to move forward with peace negotiations with the (more…)

Three Hamas Operatives Killed In Gaza Explosion

Thursday April 17, 2014 5:16 PM

hamasThree operatives of the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas were killed and five moderately to seriously (more…)

IAEA: Iran Is Behaving on Nukes

Thursday April 17, 2014 4:31 PM

hassan-rouhani-iranAccording to the UN’s atomic-energy monitor, Iran has been complying so far with the terms of last year’s (more…)

Snowden Asks Putin: Do You Spy?

Thursday April 17, 2014 3:41 PM

snowdenEdward Snowden has jumped the shark. In an interview today with Moscow-run television station Russia (more…)

Video, Photos: 60,000 Take Part in Mass Birchas Kohanim at the Kosel

Thursday April 17, 2014 2:14 PM

birchas-kohanim[Video and photos below.] Tens of thousands of Yidden attended a mass Birchas Kohanim this morning at the Kosel. The large Birchas Kohanim is held every Chol Hamoed and draws tremendous (more…)