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No, Putin Did Not Call Donald Trump ‘A Genius’

“I think he [Russian President Vladimir Putin] said some really nice things. He called me a genius. He said Trump’s a genius. Okay. So, you know, that’s nice.” -Donald Trump, interview with Bill O’Reilly, April 28, 2016 — Donald Trump, the front-runner for the GOP presidential nomination, has reveled in what he considers high praise […]
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‘Obama wants Israel to spend aid money entirely on US-made weapons’

Israel is seeking up to $10 billion more than the current 10-year package and billions more than the US administration is offering.
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VIDEO: Anti-Semitic imagery used in viral ad for Holocaust survivor rights

An Israeli digital advertising firm, Hooligans, produced a one-minute clip that has gone viral on social media here in Israel.
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Sheldon Silver Gets 12 Years in Prison

Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was sentenced today to 12 years in federal prison for corruption charges.

Silver was found guilty on all charges in Nov. 2015 after prosecutors proved he took millions of dollars worth of bribes from real-estate and medical interests.

Silver’s 12-year sentence falls short of the 14-year sentence handed to former Assemblyman William Boyland.


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BREAKING: Ex-NY Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Sentenced To 12 Years In Federal Prison

Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, a consummate backroom dealer who wielded power for more than two decades, was sentenced to 12 years in Federal Prison on federal corruption charges. He must report to prison by noon on July 1. Silver’s lawyers asked the judge to recommend that he go to Otisville prison camp […]
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New York, NY – Ex-assembly Speaker Silver Sentenced To 12 Years In Corruption Case

New York, NY — Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who spent decades as one of the state’s most powerful politicians before being convicted of corruption, was sentence to 12 years in federal prison on Tuesday for collecting millions of dollars in illegal kickbacks. Silver was convicted last year in a $5 million […]

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MK Margi Blasts The Infighting Surrounding The Appointment Of Dayanim

MK (Shas) Yaakov Margi expressed harsh criticism over the infighting that surrounded the selection of new dayanim to the Chief Rabbinate of Israel’s batei din. Margi praised the appointment of Dayan Rav Eliezer Igra Shlita to the Chief Rabbinate Supreme Court, an appointment affiliated with the dati leumi community. Margi distanced himself from the mainstream […]
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Photos: FBI Agents Collect Evidence at 199 Lee Avenue in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

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Jerusalem – Jewish Leader Asks Michelin To Taste Israeli Cuisine

Jerusalem — The leader of an umbrella organization representing world Jewry has asked the Michelin travel guide company to evaluate Israeli restaurants with its famous rating system, implying that the decision to omit the country may be political. In a letter to the Michelin Guide, World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder said it is a […]

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Bin Laden Family’s Huge Company Faces Its Worst Crisis Since 9/11

A vast multinational construction conglomerate run by Osama bin Laden’s brother, and founded by his father, is facing street protests after it failed to pay wages to tens of thousands of its employees for months. On Saturday, seven buses were torched in the holy city of Mecca by non-Saudi workers who were part of 77,000 […]
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