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White House Behind Boeing's $25B Deal to Sell 100 Passenger Planes to Iran

White House Behind Boeing's $25B Deal to Sell 100 Passenger Planes to Iran

Iran’s state-run media recently reported that the American-based airplane manufacturer Boeing is in the process of negotiations to sell Iran 100 large passenger planes.

If it takes place, the multi-billion dollar deal would be one of the largest since...

NYPD Top Brass and Bklyn Businessman Arrested in Growing Corruption Scandal

NYPD Top Brass and Bklyn Businessman Arrested in Growing Corruption Scandal

As the NYPD corruption scandal continues to unravel at a feverish pace, on Monday it was r...

NYPD’s Jewish Chief Chaplain Attacked While Working Out in Manhattan

NYPD’s Jewish Chief Chaplain Attacked While Working Out in Manhattan

The 80-year-old Jewish chief of chaplains for the NYPD was pushed to the ground Sunday mor...

Assault Rifles & Nazi Paraphernalia Found in NY Home

Assault Rifles & Nazi Paraphernalia Found in NY Home

29-year-old with an assault rifles, bomb-making instructions and Nazi paraphernalia in his...

Body of Missing Jewish Man Found Off Long Island Coast

Body of Missing Jewish Man Found Off Long Island Coast

The body of a Long Island Jewish man who went missing while paddleboarding off the coast o...

 

UJA Dinner Honoring Jerry Levin at the Pierre Raises More Than $1 Milllion

UJA Dinner Honoring Jerry Levin at the Pierre Raises More Than $1 Milllion

The UJA held its Banking and Finance Event honoring Jerry Levin on Tuesday June 21, 2016 at 6 PM at the Pierre Hotel. Levin was honored with "The Pillar of the Community ...

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World's Greatest Jewish Composer Celebrated at Town Hall

World's Greatest Jewish Composer Celebrated at Town Hall

On Monday June 4th almost 1,500 theater goers joined New York’s First Mother, Matilda Cuomo, former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell, Broadway regulars, Dame Hellen M...

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Why Israel Has Become a Mighty Mobile App Machine

Why Israel Has Become a Mighty Mobile App Machine

In the ever-growing mobile space, Israel stands out as a leader and can be expected to get even more prominent in coming years, say experts

Israeli applications guru Ori S...

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Should the U.S. Build an 'ISIS Wall'?

Should the U.S. Build an 'ISIS Wall'?

Of all the reasons a majority of Americans support the plan of businessman and U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump to "build a wall" along the U.S.-Mexico border, pe...

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CUNY and DC 37 Announce Pact Providing Salary Hikes for 12,000 Employees

CUNY and DC 37 Announce Pact Providing Salary Hikes for 12,000 Employees

Chancellor James B. Milliken and Henry Garrido, the Executive Director of District Council 37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO, and its affiliated locals, recently announced that a tenta...

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Coffee May Reduce Cancer Risk; But Not Boiling Hot

Coffee May Reduce Cancer Risk; But Not Boiling Hot

On Wednesday, June 15, an expert panel formed by the World Health Organization concluded that regularly drinking coffee could protect against liver and womb cancer. This ...

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Ex-SS Guard, 94, Convicted in Germany for Role in Auschwitz Murders

Ex-SS Guard, 94, Convicted in Germany for Role in Auschwitz Murders

Reinhold Hanning jailed after trial in Germany; expressed regret to victims.

A former SS guard was convicted by a German court last Friday for complicity in the mass murde...

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Gun Lobby Should Not be Blamed for Orlando Massacre

Gun Lobby Should Not be Blamed for Orlando Massacre

With great cold-blooded chutzpah, last week's slaughter of over 50 night clubbers in Orlando has been turned by the sitting president, his heir apparent and his party int...

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Actress Gwyneth Paltrow to Receive Award at 2016 Hadassah Nat’l Convention on July 25

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow to Receive Award at 2016 Hadassah Nat’l Convention on July 25

Oscar®-winning actress honored for business and entrepreneurial vision

Gwyneth Paltrow, Oscar® and Emmy® Award-winning actress, NY Times best-selling author, singer, entre...

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City Council Passes $82.1B Budget; Needs of New Yorkers to Be Met

City Council Passes $82.1B Budget; Needs of New Yorkers to Be Met

On the afternoon of Tuesday, June 14, a new $82.1 billion budget was approved by the city council. This budget season was surprisingly drama-free and uneventful, with mem...

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Will Anything Change After Orlando?

Will Anything Change After Orlando?

However great the shock of the massacre in Orlando, it is only a matter of time before we start hearing again the fact-free dogma that "diversity is our strength."

If ther...

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Parshas BeHaloscha - If You’re Wrong It’s Lashon Harah

Parshas BeHaloscha - If You’re Wrong It’s Lashon Harah

And Miriam and Aaron spoke about Moshe regarding the Kushis woman that he took, for he took a Kushis woman. – Bamidbar 12:1

Miriam spoke disparagingly about Moshe Rabbeinu...

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Rivlin in Brussels: Israeli-EU Relations Independent of Peace Deal

Rivlin in Brussels: Israeli-EU Relations Independent of Peace Deal

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin said that current European Union (EU) efforts to bring about a final arrangement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority should not o...

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Summer in Berlin, From West to East

Summer in Berlin, From West to East

The unofficial status of Berlin and Tel Aviv as sister cities is easy to understand. Both cities are drenched with nightlife, culture, and cafés. Especially in the gray, ...

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Islamic Terrorism is not Domestic Terrorism

Islamic Terrorism is not Domestic Terrorism

The Orlando massacre is not “homegrown extremism.”

Obama described the massacre carried out by Muslim mass murderer Omar Mateen as “an example of the kind of homegrown ext...

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Chelsea Soccer Team Has No Fears about Playing In Israel: Coach

Chelsea Soccer Team Has No Fears about Playing In Israel: Coach

Chelsea soccer coach Jose Mourinho told reporters Monday, November 23, that his team had no concerns over travelling to Israel for Tuesday's Champions League match agains...

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Jewish Themed Play to Have World Premiere at Long Branch Theater

Jewish Themed Play to Have World Premiere at Long Branch Theater

New Jersey Repertory Company, 179 Broadway in Long Branch, is proud to announce the cast of the World Premiere, STRUCK by Sandy Rustin.

After being struck by a bike while ...

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New or Forthcoming Books on the Supreme Court

New or Forthcoming Books on the Supreme Court

If you are a Supreme Court watcher, several new or forthcoming books will be of special interest to you. Coming next month will be a book (his ninth) by Justice Stephen B...

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South Florida Village is the First to Pass Anti-BDS Ordinance

South Florida Village is the First to Pass Anti-BDS Ordinance

After two public readings, the Village Council of Bal Harbour unanimously passed an ordinance prohibiting the Village from contracting with any business unless the contra...

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The Jewish View of Marriage – Part II

The Jewish View of Marriage – Part II

Three ingredients of a successful marriage

(Continued from last week)

Commitment

When it comes to the topic of marriage, many people wonder: Why bother? I'll just have the r...

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Trump: We Need to Profile Muslims - Like Israel Does

Trump: We Need to Profile Muslims - Like Israel Does

In wake of Orlando nightclub massacre, GOP nominee calls for heightened scrutiny of Muslims, pointing to Israel as 'successful example'.

Speaking over the phone to “Face t...

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