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Posted on: July 9th, 2013

News & ViewsNews Briefs

A $380 million lawsuit was filed against Yeshiva University by former students who allege the school covered up allegations of sexual misconduct by staff members. The lawsuit, which was filed Monday in White Plains, N.Y., alleges a “massive cover-up of the sexual abuse of [high school] students … facilitated, for several decades, by various prominent […]

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Chief Rabbi Takes a Cab
 

Posted on: July 9th, 2013

News & ViewsPhoto of the Day

How the mighty have fallen. Here is self-suspended Chief Ashkenazi Rabbi of Israel Yona Metzger, under investigation for bribery, money-laundering and fraud allegations, getting into a taxi outside his home. No limo for the self-suspended.

Temple Mount Institute video scene of children taking adults out of synagogue on Tisha B'Av to start rebuilding the Holy Temple
 

Posted on: July 9th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

They march into the synagogue on Tisha B’Av and convince the adults to leave behind their prayer books and come with them.

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If what happened in Egypt on July 3 was a coup, US aid must be cut off. No one in the White House is using the "c" word.
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

While the government lawyers are looking into the matter, the hands on the US aid spigot will ignore the "c" (coup) word, and U.S. aid to Egypt will continue flowing.

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelIDF

Two and half years after then Defense Minister Ehud Barak removed the Har Bracha yeshiva from the Hesder program, the new Defense Minister, Moshe “Boogie” Ya’alon reinstated them. Ehud Barak kicked the Yeshiva out of Hesder following statements by the Rosh Yeshiva, Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, where he said that he supported not following all army […]

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Time goes on, and Israelis this year will celebrate and fast on Yom Kippur during Daylight Savings Time
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The Knesset has driven the last nail in the once holy coffin of changing the clocks twice a year according to the timing of Passover and Yom Kippur. Daylight Time will remain until the end of October.

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Jordan has transferred to an orthodox Jewish tourist to Eilat after he collapsed at the tomb of Aharon in Petra and was driven in an ambulance towards Eilat, when he suffered another attack. The ambulance turned around and rushed to a hospital near Petra. He was reported to be in a coma. The chairman of […]

 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewish

Alvin Schiff, a pioneer in Jewish education and a prolific author, died of unknown causes, Yeshiva University announced Monday. He was in his mid-80s. He established and directed the Graduate School of Jewish Education at YU in 1959, before it was later renamed the Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration. Schiff authored more […]

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Claims Conference board chairman Julius Berman
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHolocaust

There’s no peace for the Claims Conference. It is not enough it was caught with defrauding Holocaust funds of $57 million. Two members of the panel that investigated the Conference quit over its report.

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

Governor Jack Markell, the only sitting Jewish Governor in the United States, and a delegation of Delaware entrepreneurs and business leaders are visiting Israel on a week-long economic development mission. The trip highlights Delaware’s strong economic ties to Israel and aims to further raise Israeli business interest in the State. The delegation will be meeting […]

 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Hundreds of Chicago Muslims marched in support of deposed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi Sunday and held signs condemning the Egyptian military, the Chicago Tribune reported. Many of the Chicago demonstrators were born in Egypt, and others have roots elsewhere in the Arab world. Fisal Hammouda, who left Egypt in the 1960s, told the newspaper that […]

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishHolocaust

Lois Gunden, an American Mennonite who helped save Jewish children in France during the Holocaust, was recognized by Yad Vashem Monday as the fourth American to be named a Righteous Among the Nations. Gunden will be honored posthumously at a ceremony to take place in the United States, where her niece Mary Jean Gunden will […]

 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

The Bank of Israel ordered on Monday a 50 percent cut in fees Israel’s banks charge customers’ checking accounts. The banks make money, piles of it, by milking customers for two transactions for every check – one for the deposit and one for the transfer of funds. Bank of Israel Supervisor David Zaken ordered a […]

Teresa Kerry, shown in swearing-in ceremony of John Kerry as Secretary of State, is in critical condition
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsEye on "Palestine"

Big Lie, big explosion. Media spread a story yesterday that Kerry will be back in town this week. Today, the PA claims Bibi met with PA honchos. Abbas forgot that Kerry’s wife is in critical condition.

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Syrian rebels, who were joined for a week by an Israeli Arab who changed his mind and returned home, and now is in jail
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

It is forbidden to travel to enemy states, such as Syria. That was enough to jail an Israeli Arab, who was spared a heavier sentence because there is no law against fighting with Syrian rebels.

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

The Israeli-founded Mobileye firm, which develops camera-based program for the auto industry to assist drivers, has raised $400 million through five investors, including Enterprise Rent A Car, to raise the company’s value to $1.5 billion. “This successful transaction is a testament to the strength of our business and the company’s future prospects. We are excited […]

 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Outgoing Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said during a farewell ceremony that publicizing his Holocaust denial was a major achievement of his presidency. “That was a taboo topic that no one in the West allowed to be heard,” Ahmadinejad said in a speech Sunday, according to the Iranian Fars News Agency.  “We put it forward at […]

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsrael

The Ma’arat HaMachpela (Tomb of the Patriarchs) in Hebron will be closed to Jews over the next 4 Fridays, due to the Muslim celebration of Ramadan that began today. Jewish prayers on Friday and on Friday night will instead be held on the seventh step. Before Israel retook control of the Tomb, the Muslims forbade […]

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Rajada Jaraisi
 

Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsIsraelIDF

Simply stated, Rejada is asking MK Zoabi not to speak for her nor for other Christian youths.

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Posted on: July 8th, 2013

News & ViewsMiddle EastEgypt

Muslim Brotherhood officials and an Egyptian health ministry official have confirmed that 34 supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi were killed by security forces outside the movement’s compound in Cairo. According to reports, security forces fired tear gas to disperse protesters and there were reports on the use of live ammunition. Egyptian army has not […]

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