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Throwing Israel Into the Sea, In German Submarines
 
Muslim Teen ‘Wants to Behead Jews’ in Netherlands

October 1, 2014 - 9:12 PM
 
Netanyahu, Obama Focus on Different Priorities in White House Talk

October 1, 2014 - 8:27 PM
 
Leak of 2,600 New Homes in Eastern Jerusalem Precedes Obama-Bibi Talks

October 1, 2014 - 7:46 PM
 
PA Chief Negotiator Compares Netanyahu with ISIS

October 1, 2014 - 6:07 PM
 
What Did King David Drink? Israeli Wine Researchers Aim to Revive Ancient Libations

October 1, 2014 - 5:02 PM
 
Sitting Shiva on ‘The Simpsons’

October 1, 2014 - 4:55 PM
 
The Virgin of Jerusalem

October 1, 2014 - 4:08 PM
 
Israeli AG: Anti-Israel NGO Can Utilize National Service Volunteers

October 1, 2014 - 2:51 PM
 
Loyola U. ‘Suspends’ and Reinstates Students for Justice in Palestine

October 1, 2014 - 1:34 PM
 
Netanyahu Labels UN Views on Israel ‘Disproportional’

October 1, 2014 - 12:12 PM
 
Canadian ISIS Fighter Threatens to Behead Netanyahu [video]

October 1, 2014 - 11:37 AM
 
ZIM Shanghai Unloads at Port of Long Beach, No BDS Problems

October 1, 2014 - 8:46 AM
 
‘Jews Against Genocide’ Take ‘Blood Bucket Challenge’ at Yad Vashem [video]

September 30, 2014 - 11:57 PM
 
Arabs Attack Hitchhiker with Fireworks

September 30, 2014 - 11:33 PM
 
PM Netanyahu’s Remarks to Jewish Federation Leaders in New York

September 30, 2014 - 11:18 PM
 
Convicted Cop-Killer Mumia Abu-Jamal is College Commencement Speaker

September 30, 2014 - 9:15 PM
 
Israel Labor Job Actions Spread to Transportation, Tourism

September 30, 2014 - 8:07 PM
 
Iran, US Equip & Finance Lebanese Army to Fight ISIS

September 30, 2014 - 7:12 PM
 
No Oil Drilling on Golan Heights, At Least For Now

September 30, 2014 - 6:32 PM
 
Man Survives Self-Immolation in Israel

September 30, 2014 - 6:25 PM
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Business and Economy
 

Posted on: October 6th, 2013

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Warren Buffett has lived up to his love for Israel’s companies and his Berkshire Hathaway company has announced the acquisition of Lod-based Ray-Q Interconnect for an undisclosed sum of money. Ray-Q provides electrical interconnect solutions to military, aerospace and other industries. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. Buffett made a splash in the […]

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Posted on: October 6th, 2013

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The Obama administration’s $3.2 billion annual military aid has been suspended due to the U.S. government shutdown over the debt ceiling. The sum for 2104 was to be transferred to Israel on October 1, but this is not the first time budget crises in the United States have delayed aid to Israel. “We are not […]

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Posted on: October 4th, 2013

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The experimental plant can generate 100,000 gallons of gas a year.

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Posted on: October 3rd, 2013

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Israel’s antitrust regulatory commission is investigating whether the Google-Waze merger constitutes a monopoly. The Israel Antitrust Authority opened its investigation on Wednesday, the Israeli business daily Globes reported. The probe will focus on whether Google’s purchase of Waze, a free downloadable navigation application with more than 50 million subscribers, should have obtained permission from the […]

American banks are not processing for clearance any checks coming from outside the U.S. A Jerusalem money changer believes this is yet one more result of the American government shutdown, entering its second day.
 

Posted on: October 3rd, 2013

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"Everyone is nervous."

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Legalizing marijuana in Israel would wipe out the black market and generate huge tax revenues, according to a a new study.
 

Posted on: October 2nd, 2013

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Israel, like Canada and many states in the US, has one big reason to legalize marijuana: Money. Canada launches legal medical marijuana. Colorado and Washington have legalized it. Is Israel next?

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Posted on: October 1st, 2013

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Hey, buddy! Can you spare 14 dimes for a cup of coffee? That is the price for a cut of caffeine at a new low-cost tale-away chain that plans to take Israel by storm with 300 branches in three years. The “Cofix” chain opened its first café in Tel Aviv Monday, charging at least half […]

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Members of the Cabinet are watching in the White House Roosevelt Room, as President Barack Obama makes a televised statement on the government shutdown, Sept. 30.
 

Posted on: October 1st, 2013

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American Jews will suffer with the rest of the country, especially if they were just retired, or were planning a camping trip.

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Posted on: September 30th, 2013

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The unemployment rate in Israel fell to a 20-year low in August, and unlike in the United States, participation in the job market is increasing, according to the latest data from the Central Bureau of Statistics The jobless rate in August was 6.1 percent, compared with a 7.3 percent in the United States. The rate […]

 

Posted on: September 29th, 2013

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Israeli motorists will enjoy a relatively large drop in the price of gasoline in October following a sharp drop in the price of crude oil and a stronger shekel the past month. The end-of-the month adjustment Monday night is expected to knock approximately 45 agorot (13 cents) off every liter of regular unleaded fuel. The […]

 

Posted on: September 17th, 2013

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A new Israeli government committee has 90 days to present to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu ideas on how to implement a more cashless society, with free electronic charge cards to replace cash transactions in a war against the “underground” economy.” The cash cards, unlike credit cards, will be available to poor people  on welfare or […]

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Larry Summers has removed himself from consideration to become the next chairman of the Federal Reserve
 

Posted on: September 16th, 2013

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Was it all the negative articles in which the other front-runner for Federal Reserve Chair, Janet L. Yellen, was compared to Lawrence Summers and Summers was found wanting?  Was it that, plus the snarky articles pointing out that despite what some saw as Yellen’s superior credentials, that Obama was intent on naming Summers to replace […]

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Posted on: September 12th, 2013

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Swiss police staged a mysterious raid on the Geneva home Israeli diamond billionaire Benny Steinmetz, according to an anonymous source close to the incident and who was quoted by Bloomberg News. Geneva’s public prosecutor reportedly ordered the raid on the basis of a request by the Guinea government, but no one is making any comments […]

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Posted on: September 12th, 2013

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Following the fiascoes where Netanyahu's preferred choices for Bank of Israel governors couldn't be appointedt, the Turkel Committee vetted and approved three new candidates for the job.

 

Posted on: September 11th, 2013

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The shekel-dollar rate sank to a two-year low Wednesday, reaching to as low as under 3.56 shekels to the dollar, after President Barack Obama called off a Senate vote on giving him permission to attack Syria. One shekel now is worth slightly more than 28 cents, good news for Israelis wanting dollars but terrible for […]

Israel's home-grown food companies are slowly being taken over by international conglomerates. China may be the latest entry.
 

Posted on: September 10th, 2013

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Israel’s national snack food is Bamba, made by Osem, in which Nestle has a major stake. Strauss Foods is partly owned by Pepsi. Now China wants to buy Israel Tnuva. Will McDonald’s buy out falafel stands?

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Posted on: September 9th, 2013

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Israeli start-up Outbrain, which provides a digital content management and storage solution,  sis going to Wall Street to raise $100-200 million in a public stock offering. The company’s decision to go public rather than sell out to foreign companies puts it in company with Wix, Matomy Media and Fifty One Inc., now called Borderfree, all […]

'Tamar'  gas rig off Israel's northern coast.
 

Posted on: September 9th, 2013

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Israel may have struck it rich twice – once with indications of oil off the southern coast and twice with the prospect of Hamas and Abbas fighting it out over probable claims to the Israeli discovery.

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Posted on: September 8th, 2013

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Israel’s reputation as an incubator for Start-Ups has attracted non-Jewish Americans who have settled into successful careers, The Christian Science Monitor reported. The new immigrants have a downside because some of the non-Jewish entrepreneurs have married Israeli girls. Although their children are Jewish according to Jewish law, the chances of their growing up in a […]

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Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

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El Al has signed an agreement with GetTaxi to offer passengers discounts for GetTaxi’s cab hailing service in New York, Tel Aviv and other cities where it operates, the Globes business newspaper reported. The discount from JFK to Manhattan will take $25 off the usual fare of $60-85. The discount program also is available in […]

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