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UNESCO Resolution Denies Jewish Ties to Temple Mount, Kotel — Western States Vote Against

Speaking on the eve of Sukkot, President Rivlin said, "The festivals of Israel all highlight the inextricable bond between our people and our land, and no forum or body in the world can come and deny the connection between the Jewish people, the Land of Israel and Jerusalem."

Moscow: Egypt ‘No Longer Able to Count on Washington’ to Fight Sinai Terror

Russia is joining Egypt in a military drill this month, with future plans that seem to be a clear warning aimed at terrorists in Northern Sinai.

NTSB Probe Finds Jordanian Pilot Intentionally Crashed Small Plane Near US Defense Contractor

The U.S. NTSB finds the crash of a small plane close to an American defense contractor in East Hartford, Connecticut was "an intentional act" and calls the FBI.

Netanyahu Asking Kerry to Avoid UN 2-State Resolution

Kerry responded by saying the Administration has not yet made its decision on this matter — which is probably what he would have said if he didn't want an Obama anti-Israel move to hit the news before the election.

Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson, 50, Succumbs

Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson passed away Sunday after a struggle with cancer.

International Condemnation for Jerusalem Terror Attack

World leaders -- at least some of them -- condemned Sunday's terror attack in Jerusalem, with the United States leading off. The European Union belatedly reluctantly, belatedly joined them.

Trump in 2nd Debate: Aleppo Has Already Fallen

Neither Republican nor Democratic candidate offered realistic solutions for the escalation of the Syrian civil war, just north of Israel's border.

Ex-MK, Accused Spy for Hezbollah, Got A Visa to Speak in Washington DC

Accused Israeli Arab spy and ex-MK Azmi Bishara is slated to speak in Washington DC, and got a US visa to do it.

Scholar Jacob Neusner Dead at 84

Much of his work consisted of de-constructing the prevailing approach viewing Rabbinic Judaism as a single religious movement within which the various Rabbinic texts were produced.

Einstein’s Letter to his Son on Solving Unified Field Theory on Auction

Einstein wrote: "I am now very happy because I finally solved to my total satisfaction, after immensely intensive work, my gravitation-electricity problem. This, in a way, concludes my life’s work."

Colorado Springs Synagogue to Relocate for Yom Kippur After Rosh Hashanah Fire

While the congregation hastily made its way out of the building, Rabbi Liberow and a few of the congregants were able to get the Torah scrolls and prayer books out.

Gloves Are Off as Cabinet Revives Settlement Division

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni recommended that the next government (which she expected to head) dismantle the division by blocking its state budget. Without a budget, the division was expected to wither and die.

Bennett: We Must Sacrifice to Preserve Judea and Samaria [video]

Habayit Hayehudi is facing an existential dilemma these days, as many of its voters have said they'd rather see their elected representatives leave government than participate in the decision to uproot the Amona residents.

Obama Declares State of Emergency as ‘Matthew’ Approaches Florida

President Barack Obama declares a state of emergency to free up resources to help Florida after the storm.

Florida Awaits Hurricane Matthew, Deadliest Storm Since 2004

Florida Gov. Rick Scott: "Millions will lose power, possibly for a long period of time... Evacuate, evacuate, evacuate."

Huma Abedin Email Attacked AIPAC

Huma Abedin, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton’s closest aide, urged former President Bill Clinton in 2009 to reject a speaking invitation before AIPAC, saying, “u really want to consider sending him into that crowd?”

Heirs of Jewish Refugee Suing Met over Stolen Picasso

According to the suit, the original, Jewish owner sold the painting under duress for $13,200, when he and his wife were in Paris, to pay for their escape to Brazil.

Final Obama Battle Waged Against Amona Jews

On Wednesday, the State Department “strongly condemned” the resettling of Amona's Jews, in an angry press release reminiscent of the Days Secretary John Kerry was first realizing there was no Nobel Peace Prize for him for fathering a new Palestinian State.

Aleppo Becomes No. 18 on UN ‘Besieged Areas in Syria’ List

Syria's northern city of Aleppo is now officially a "besieged" city under UN criteria.

Antonio Guterres, Former UNHCR, Unanimous Pick for New UN Secy-Gen [video]

Former Prime Minister of Portugal, Antonio Guterres, is chosen to succeed Ban Ki-moon as UN Secretary-General in January 2017.

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