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Happy Birthday: Florida Woman Flies Plane To Celebrate ...

Article by AP | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

PALM COAST, FL— A central Florida woman celebrated her 90th birthday by flying a four-seat Cessna. Billy Jones had to sit on a pillow to see out the wind...

   
 

Living On Food Stamps: NJ Rabbi Takes On $30 Weekly Mea...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Elizabeth, NJ - In an effort to better understand the financial hardships faced by members of his parent body, the associate dean of a New Jersey yeshiva took...

   
 

Poll: 57% Say Obama Isn't Being Tough Enough With I...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Despite his tough rhetoric and recently launched military campaign against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) last week, President Barack Obama is har...

   
 

Stranded Chabad Shluchim Need Urgent Help After Hurrica...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Hurricane Odile has wrecked havoc on the glittery beach destination of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California, Mexico. Chabad Shluchim Rabbi Benny and Sonia Hershcovic...

   
 

Started by 2 Jewish Sisters, Houston Race for Cure Sche...

Article by Sol Rieger | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

The Jewish community in Houston, Texas were left in disbelief when they found out that an annual Race for the Cure — a cancer fundraising race — i...

   
 

Kentucky ' "With Jews We Lose" Slogan Le...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

The contested and heavily nation-watched campaign for Senate in Kentucky has prompted an anti-Semitic individual to launch a campaign by placing anti-Jewish y...

   
 

Chocolate Cake Breakfast Could Help You Lose Weight

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Eating chocolate cake as part of a full breakfast can help you lose weight, say scientists. It sounds too good to be true but new research says having des...

   
 

National Lawyers Guild Seeks To Indict Obama For Helpin...

Article by Alan M. Dershowitz | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

The National Lawyers Guild—a hard left assortment of radical lawyers and "legal workers"—is seeking to have President Obama, Secretary of Defense ...

   
 

Digital Torah is the Great Unifier

Article by Naphtali Lavenda | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

I have always been fascinated by large Jewish gatherings and Israel’s national events. Yom Haatzmaut ceremonies, the mass Birkat Kohanim (Blessing of th...

   
 

The American Mothers of the IDF (Video)

Article by IIzzy Ezagui | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

Israel – a country sixty odd years young – has already managed to amass a multitude of heroes so vast that they easily outnumber the rockets fired...

   
 

Exposed: The International Scandal Of Israel's Dea...

Article by Melanie Lidman | Published 09/17/14 | Comments (0)

A New Zealand mall made headlines when it booted out an Israeli cosmetics kiosk for aggressive tactics earlier this summer, but the US has been investigating ...

   
 

Orthodox Young Man Competes On The Food Network Show &q...

Article by Lois Goldrich | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

How did 12-year-old Eitan Bernath of Teaneck come to be on the Food Network’s popular cooking show “Chopped”? “He’s always been c...

   
 

ISIS at the Border?

Article by Michael S. Schmidt | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Militants for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria have traveled to Mexico and are just miles from the United States. They plan to cross o...

   
 

Netanyahu 'Not The Man' To Make Peace: Bill C...

Article by Bob Fredericks | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

Bill Clinton was recorded bashing Bibi Netanyahu, agreeing that the prime minister was “not the man” to make peace with Palestinians — a pos...

   
 

In 1974 Conviction on Rights Violations, Schabas Claime...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

UN Watch reported Friday that William Schabas, recently appointed head of a United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) commission to investigate Israel, on...

   
 

State Department Spokesperson: Gaza Strikes Are War Cri...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 09/16/14 | Comments (0)

But are U.S. drone attacks on Yemen, Pakistan, and Somalia any different? On Thursday, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf pronounced three Isra...

   
 

93-Year-Old Former Auschwitz Guard Charged

Article by David Rising, AP | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

A 93-year-old man has been charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder for serving as an SS guard at the Nazis' Auschwitz death camp, prosecutors ...

   
 

GM To Offer Compensation For 19 Deaths Related To Ignit...

Article by Julia Edwards | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

General Motors Co will pay compensation for 19 deaths linked to a faulty ignition switch, according to the lawyer overseeing the compensation process, more...

   
 

Wall Street Flat as Investors Await Fed Policy Meeting

Article by Reuters | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks drifted lower on Monday ahead of this week's Federal Reserve policy meeting, as some investors expect the central bank to adopt a more hawk...

   
 

US Won't Rule out Working With Iran Against IS

Article by AP | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he won't shut the door on the possibility of working with Iran against a common enemy in the Islamic State milita...

   
 

46,496,145: Food Stamp Recipients Can Fill Yankee Stadi...

Article by Ali Meyer | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

In June 2014, there were 46,496,145 recipients of the food stamp program, which is enough to fill the Yankee Stadium 925 times, according to data from the D...

   
 

Men's Shirt Company Weaves Tzedaka Opportunity Int...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Nassau County, NY - Taking their cue from the Tom’s shoe company, which donates a pair of shoes to the needy for every pair of shoes purchased, a quarte...

   
 

Agudath Israel Hails EEOC for Suing Dunkin' Donuts...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Agudath Israel of America today hailed the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for bringing a lawsuit against a franchise of Dunkin' Donuts. ...

   
 

U.S. Navy Identifies Pilot Presumed Dead In Pacific Oce...

Article by Victoria Cavaliere | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

The U.S. Navy on Sunday identified a fighter jet pilot who is presumed dead following a mid-air collision with another jet over the western Pacific Ocean. Th...

   
 

Microsoft to Buy Minecraft Maker Mojang for $2.5 Billio...

Article by Dina Bass | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Microsoft Corp. (MSFT), maker of the Xbox video-game console, agreed to acquire Mojang AB, the software company behind the popular game Minecraft, for $2.5 bi...

   
 

Swastikas Painted On Kosher Shop In Northeast Philadelp...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- The owner of a kosher meat shop in Northeast Philadelphia arrived Thursday morning to find symbols of hate painted all over th...

   
 

Snowden: NSA Collects Mass Data on New Zealanders

Article by AP | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Former National Security Agency systems analyst turned leaker Edward Snowden said Monday that the NSA is collecting mass surveillance data on New Zealanders t...

   
 

Iran Rejects Global Strategy Against Extremists

Article by AP | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Ayatollah Khamenei says Tehran privately refused American requests for cooperation against Islamic State PARIS - As diplomats from around the world sought a ...

   
 

Israel's Updated Travel Warnings Ahead of the Yomi...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Ahead of the upcoming Yomim Tovim (24 September-17 October), the National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau offers the following updated travel warnings...

   
 

30,000 Children to Participate in Misaskim's World...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/15/14 | Comments (0)

Registration of Names of Cholim in High Gear at MisaskimPreparations are well under way for this year’s Asifas Tehilim at the huge Bobover Bais Medrash in...

   
 

Several Arab Countries Offer To Join Air Campaign On Is...

Article by Jason Szep | Published 09/14/14 | Comments (0)

Several Arab countries have offered to join the United States in air strikes against Islamic State targets, U.S. officials said on Sunday, indicating a po...

   
 

Israel 4th Most Educated Country

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/14/14 | Comments (0)

OECD: Israel follows Russia, Canada and Japan, and is followed by the United States. According to data recently released by the Organization for Co-operation a...

   
 

Brandeis Faculty Emails Reveal Anti-Israel Bias

Article by Hollie McKay | Published 09/14/14 | Comments (0)

Emails within a tight circle of academics at an exclusive university just outside Boston founded by American Jews reveal a long-standing and vehement anti-Isr...

   
 

Are Liberal Jewish Voters a Thing of the Past?

Article by Joseph Berger | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

FOR generations, American Jews, and particularly Jewish New Yorkers, have largely been identified as ardent liberals. Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe fo...

   
 

From the Archives: Survivor Recalls His Viral 9/11 Emai...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

Editor's Note: This story was first published on the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Adam Mayblum worked on the 87th floor of the World Trade Cente...

   
 

Obama: Combating Islamic State Not US Fight Alone

Article by AP | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is distinguishing the military campaign against Islamic State militants from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He says the new fight mu...

   
 

Israel-Bashing Illinois Professor Won't be Re-Hire...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) trustees voted on Thursday not to re-issue a position to Steven Salaita, a former Virginia Tech profess...

   
 

70 Years After Death In Battle, Jewish Soldier Buried A...

Article by JTA | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

Daniel Gavrin went missing during battle in 1944. His remains were discovered by chance only last year ARLINGTON, Virgina — Private First Class Daniel ...

   
 

Full Text of President's Remarks at Howard Friedma...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama, attempting to help Democrats maintain their grip on the Senate,  attended a fundraiser on Erev Shabbos at the home of askan Howard ...

   
 

UPDATED: Howard Friedman And President Obama Deliver Re...

Article by Pool Reporter | Published 09/13/14 | Comments (0)

Updated as Sept. 12 - 5:57 PM - Pool reporters were ushered into a piano room off the dining room at around 5:10 p.m. Howard Friedman, the host of tonight&rsquo...

   
 

Winter-Born Babies Crawl 5 Weeks Earlier, Study Finds ...

Article by Andrew Tobin | Published 09/12/14 | Comments (0)

Israeli researchers posit that winter tots have advantage of summer weather at stage when they are getting ready to move Babies born in the winter start crawl...

   
 

Immoral Morality

Article by Rabbi Avi Shafran | Published 09/12/14 | Comments (0)

In a good illustration of just how thick people who are intellectually gifted can be, the well-known biologist and militant atheist Richard Dawkins recently off...

   
 

Rav Yisroel Belsky Addresses Agudath Israel of America ...

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 09/12/14 | Comments (0)

As countless yidden around the globe transitioned to learning Maseches Chagiga for Daf Yomi, the Daf Yomi Comission of Agudath Israel of America hosted a specia...

   
 

Shabbat Is a Day of Rest - But Does That Mean I Can...

Article by Shira Telushkin | Published 09/12/14 | Comments (0)

Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. How widespread is the trend? Is it a crisis? He is a typical Mo...

   
 

9/11, Thirteen Years Later: Early Delivery Of Twins Kep...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

East Brunswick, NJ - Thirteen years after the horrific terror attack that shook New Yorkers to the core, baby boys born on a day synonymous with tragedy are p...

   
 

Netanyahu: 'Madness' of Militant Islam Will B...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

Prime Minister says Islamism 'will ultimately disappear from the stage of history' because it's 'a grand failure.' Full text of the sp...

   
 

Remembering 9/11 Heroes Abe Zelmanowitz and Daniel Lewi...

Article by Ben Bresky and INN staff | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

Abe Zelmanowitz stayed behind to help his wheelchair bound co-worker. Daniel Lewin attempted to thwart the airline hijackers. They are among the numerous Sept...

   
 

Ted Cruz Booed, Walks Off Stage

Article by Jonathan Topaz | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

Sen. Ted Cruz walked off the stage and left an event hosted by a Christian organization mid-speech after being booed on Wednesday night following comments prais...

   
 

Former Israeli Counterterrorism Unit Sayeret Mat'k...

Article by Molly Knight Raskin | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

He was likely the first person killed, but his influence was felt that entire terrible day—online. Last year, in an excerpt adapted from Molly Knight R...

   
 

Detached from Reality: US Renews Travel Warning Agains...

Article by Rachel Levy | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

To read the latest US travel warning against Israel and the PA one would believe a full-scale war is in progress. What's behind all this? The U.S. State ...

   
 

Netanyahu: Israel Fully Supports Obama's Call For ...

Article by Herb Keinon | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

On the 13th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, PM warns of threat of radical Islamist terrorism threatening the region. With the US now leading a coali...

   
 

FACT CHECK: Obama's Military Plan Not So Simple

Article by Calvin Woodward | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON  - It's not as clear as President Barack Obama made it sound Wednesday night that he has the authority to go after Islamic State mili...

   
 

Watch: President George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

National Geographic Channel presents George W. Bush: The 9/11 Interview, a world premiere documentary that reveals exclusive, first-person insight into the fo...

   
 

30 Pictures (Some Graphic) Of 9/11 That Show You Why Yo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

IT WAS unquestionably the most terrible day of our age. September 11, 2001. The North Tower was hit first and hit highest, leaving people above the im...

   
 

Watch Live: Commemorating Sept. 11, 2001

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

Live and in progress, the ceremony commemorating the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, including the traditional reading of the names of...

   
 

Terror Army Known as "Islamic State" Not Cons...

Article by Katie Pavlich | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

ISIL and ISIS literally stands for "Islamic State" but the current President of the United States doesn't think they're "Islamic." "ISIL is not Isla...

   
 

Tears, Patriotism At World Trade Center Site

Article by AP | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - A couple of thousand people, some wiping away tears, have gathered for the World Trade Center anniversary ceremony. The ceremony Thursday bega...

   
 

Watch Live: Nation Pauses to Reflect on 13th Anniversar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

The nation pauses Thursday to remember the lives lost 13 years ago in the September 11 attacks. Commemorations are being held at the site of the World Trade C...

   
 

9/11 Commemoration Begins With Bell Toll

Article by AP | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

New York - With the toll of a bell and a solemn moment of silence, the nation paused Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attac...

   
 

Where Were You on 9/11?

Article by BJLife/Rabbi Elchonon Oberstei... | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Sept 11, 2014 - Today is the yahrtzeit of thousands of people, those who died in the terrorist attack on the United States. America was caught b...

   
 

Across The Years, Obama's 9/11 Message Varies

Article by Nancy Benac, AP | Published 09/11/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON - Five times, President Barack Obama has come before the American people to reckon with the legacy of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the anniversa...

   
 

Read the Full Text of Obama's ISIS Speech

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

Here is the full text of Obama's speech as prepared for delivery: Remarks of President Barack Obama Address to the Nation September 10, 2014 Washing...

   
 

Obama Orders Airstrikes in Syria for First Time

Article by AP | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

Opening a new military front in the Middle East, President Barack Obama authorized U.S. airstrikes inside Syria for the first time Wednesday night, along with...

   
 

Highlights From Obama's Speech On Islamic State (V...

Article by AP | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

Washington - President Barack Obama is committing the United States to a broad military campaign to root out militants in two volatile Middle East nations, au...

   
 

Watch Live: President Obama Addresses the Nation on ISI...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

President Obama delivers an address to the nation on the threat posed by the terrorist group ISIL. ...

   
 

Watch Here on BJL Tonight at 9 PM: Obama Prepares For A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

President Obama huddled with congressional leaders Tuesday to build support for his administration's campaign against the Islamic State, as he prepares f...

   
 

Today, Chabad Campus Rabbi to Become First Bearded Chap...

Article by Mordechai Lightstone | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

Road to the armed forces, says Rabbi Eli Estrin, was a ‘logical extension’ of his service to the Jewish community Rabbi Elie Estrin is slated to ma...

   
 

Ex-Egyptian Minister: We Warned US Ahead Of 9/11

Article by Gavriel Fiske | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

In the weeks ahead of the September 11 attacks in 2001, Egypt warned the Bush administration repeatedly about an imminent large-scale terror attack to be carr...

   
 

Poll: Majority Say President Obama A Failure

Article by Jonathan Topaz | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

A majority of voters believe Barack Obama’s presidency has been a failure, a new poll says. According to a Washington Post/ABC News poll released Tues...

   
 

10 States Report Outbreak Of Respiratory Illness In Kid...

Article by Jessica Durando | Published 09/10/14 | Comments (0)

Officials in 10 states are reporting cases of respiratory illness, some severe enough to send children to hospitals. In Kansas City, Mo., more than 300 cases o...

   
 

Apple Closes Lower as U.S. Stocks Extend Losses on Rate...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell Tuesday, extending losses as investors speculated on when interest rates would rise. All eyes were on Apple (AAPL) today as the tech giant he...

   
 

Obama's Terrorism Speech Will Be In Prime Time

Article by David Jackson | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

President Obama will speak in prime time Wednesday on plans to combat the terrorist threat from the jihadist group known as the Islamic State, the White House...

   
 

Apple Watch Straps Computing To The Wrist

Article by AFP | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

San Francisco  - Apple strapped computing to the wrist Tuesday with Apple Watch. "Apple Watch is the most personal device we have ever created," Apple ch...

   
 

Nuclear Nightmare: As Terror Fears Spike, Power Plant N...

Article by Alex Pappas | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

LUSBY, Md. — About 50 miles outside Washington D.C. is a nuclear power plant that sits on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay. It’s the sort o...

   
 

Watch: Anne Bayefsky Speaks at the UN About UN Antisemi...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Anne Bayefsky Speaks at the UN About UN Antisemitism ...

   
 

Study Calls For Cancer Gene Screenings For All Ashkenaz...

Article by JTA | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Israeli report insists that women of European extraction should be tested for BRCA mutation linked to breast cancer All women of Ashkenazi descent should be ...

   
 

US-Israeli Misunderstanding Led To Breakdown Of Gaza Tr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Army Radio: US mistakenly led Israel to believe that Hamas accepted an unconditional 72-hour cease-fire when in fact the Palestinian Islamist group never cons...

   
 

Abbas Wants UN To Replace US As Leading Negotiator In P...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Senior Fatah official Nabil Sha'ath says Palestinian people disillusioned with US-led efforts to reach lasting deal with Israel. Palestinian Authority Pre...

   
 

Home Depot Confirms Breach in US, Canada Stores

Article by AP | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Home Depot confirmed on Monday that its payment systems have been hacked in a data breach that could affect millions of shoppers who used credit and debit car...

   
 

US Faces Tricky Task In Rallying World Against Islamic ...

Article by Matthew Lee | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Despite Arab League support, Washington’s differences with Iran and Russia make the prospect of a broad coalition unlikely WASHINGTON — The first ...

   
 

Cause of ALS Is Found, Northwestern Team Says

Article by William Mullen | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

Researchers at Northwestern University say they have discovered a common cause behind the mysterious and deadly affliction of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, o...

   
 

Baltimore Native Yisroel Juskowitz: Fixing The World

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 09/09/14 | Comments (0)

For some people Tikun Olam, the notion of making the world a better place, is an abstract concept that might enter their thoughts occasionally, but for Yisroel ...

   
 

Agudath Israel's Project LEARN Workshop

Article by Debbie Maimon | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Agudath Israel to publicize changes at upcoming workshop  Project LEARN of Agudath Israel of America will host a special workshop on September 17th where ...

   
 

"I Remember When!": Arnold Fine, Longtime Jew...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Arnold Fine, a beloved fixture at The Jewish Press for more than half a century, passed away in his sleep at his home in Battery Park City, Manhattan, on Frid...

   
 

Israel Giving US Satellite Images Of Islamic State

Article by Marissa Newman and AFP | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem hands over intel on jihadists, Western fighters, diplomat tells Reuters; material passed on to Arab countries with Hebrew markings ‘scrubbed o...

   
 

Breaking Mold, NY Chabad School Blends Moses With Monte...

Article by Miriam Groner | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Using modified model of popular teaching method, Lamplighters Yeshivah in Crown Heights is greeted warily in traditional community it hopes to change BROOKL...

   
 

Yale Chaplain Who Claimed 'Best Antidote' To ...

Article by Yair Rosenberg | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Rev. Bruce Shipman, the Episcopal chaplain at Yale, has resigned in the wake of controversy over a New York Times letter he wrote suggesting Jews were collec...

   
 

A Letter To JetBlue From The Mom Of A Child With Autism

Article by Shawna Wingert | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Dear JetBlue Airlines, I am writing this post to thank you. My son has high-functioning autism and, because of the custody arrangement bet...

   
 

Hundreds Of Children In U.S. States Stricken With Respi...

Article by Carey Gillam | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

Hundreds of children across the U.S. Midwest have been stricken by a potentially serious respiratory illness, and many states are asking for federal help ...

   
 

US Gas Prices Fall, Extending Summer Decline

Article by AP | Published 09/08/14 | Comments (0)

A national survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline has dropped 2 cents over the last two weeks, to $3.46, bringing the decline to 25 cen...

   
 

Watchdog: UNHRC Lead Investigator Unfit Due to Prejudgi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

UN Watch revealed today that William Schabas, a human rights law professor who was appointed to head the United Nation Human Rights Council’s (UNHRC)...

   
 

Expert: Attack ISIS, But Don't Let Assad Off The H...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

In an op-ed published in The New York Daily News on Thursday, Matthew Levitt, a fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP), argued tha...

   
 

Amb. Power, UN Express Doubt That Syria Destroyed All I...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

The New York Times reported yesterday that the United States Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, “expressed concern on Thursday that Syria&r...

   
 

Kissinger Calls For 'All-out Attack' On Islam...

Article by Marissa Newman | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

Ex-diplomat says under Obama’s leadership Americans ‘have made ourselves bystanders’ in the Middle East Former US secretary of state Henry K...

   
 

Obama Says He Regrets Playing Golf After James Foley Be...

Article by AFP | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

The President was criticised in the press after being pictured smiling while playing golf after making a public statement about the journalist’s death. ...

   
 

Monet Found In Dead German Art Collector's Hospita...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

A Monet painting was found in the suitcase that German art collector Cornelius Gurlitt, whose uncovered trove of Nazi-looted artworks shocked the wo...

   
 

NYPD's First Chasidic Officer Promoted to Sergeant...

Article by Glen Silver | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

New York, NY - With his parents in attendance, Joel Witriol, who back in 2006 became the NYPD’s first Chasidic officer, beamed with pride as he was prom...

   
 

US Believes James Foley And Steven Sotloff Were Moved 7...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

‘Poor intel doomed US rescue bid for IS hostages Foley, Sotloff’ Outdated information provided by US intelligence agencies to military commanders...

   
 

A Tribute To Steven Sotloff, H'YD, A Student Of Th...

Article by Dr. Alisa Rubin Peled | Published 09/07/14 | Comments (0)

Steven Sotloff was a student that a teacher could not forget. A former rugby and football player, he was physically imposing while at the same time soft spoke...