Negotiators Return from Cairo Without Shalit Deal

Hopes for a breakthrough that would lead to the release of captive soldier Gilad Schalit were dashed tonight when the Prime Minister's Office released...

Scholar Claims Dead Sea Scrolls ‘Authors’ Never Existed

Tim McGirk of Time Magazine reports: Biblical scholars have long argued that the Dead Sea Scrolls were the work of an ascetic and celibate Jewish...

Video: White House – Cheney Almost As Popular As Rush, Guess Rush Was ‘Busy’

White House spokesman Robert Gibbs today brushed off Cheney's criticism of President Barack Obama's new administration (reported hereĀ on Matzav.com). He said, "I guess...

Envoys Likely to Tell Olmert: No Shalit Deal Yet

Shin Bet Chief Yuval Diskin and Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's special envoy, Ofer Dekel, left Cairo this evening following days of intensive negotiations over...

Tender, Juicy Obama Fingers Hit the Shelves

A German frozen food company hopes to raise sales with a new product: Obama fingers. The tender, fried chicken bits come with a tasty...

Report: Russian Woman Held for Eating Friend

A woman from Russia's Siberian region of Irkutsk has been arrested for killing a friend and then eating part of the corpse, Interfax news...

New York City Beard and Mustache Championship in Williamsburg

It was a wild and wooly competition. Hirsute competitors from all over the U.S. gathered in Brooklyn over the weekend for the New York City...

White House Says Economy Is Sound Despite ‘Mess’

The economy is fundamentally sound despite the temporary "mess" it's in, the White House said yesterday in the kind of upbeat assessment that Barack...

Likud, Yisrael Beiteinu Sign Coalition Deal; Lieberman to Be FM

The Likud and Yisrael Beiteinu parties signed a coalition deal late last night stipulating that Avigdor Lieberman will be appointed Israel's next foreign minister....

Video: Mason Calls Obama a “Shvartza,” Says: How Dare You Say I’m Racist

Comedian Jackie Mason used what some say is a racial epithet in describing President Barack Obama during his act Thursday night, infuriating at...