Mahmoud al-Habash: Defense minister doesn’t know what he’s saying.
The Histadrut labor federation on Tuesday, 23 Tishrei, announced that if a solution to the crisis involving Egged employees is not found by the treasury, an Egged strike will begin on November 7th. Such a strike would involve Egged workers nationwide. At the heart of the dispute between Egged and the state is the latter’s […]
New York — A front page of The New York Times from Sept. 12, 2001, showing the burning World Trade Center and autographed by five U.S. presidents sold for $11,000 on Wednesday at an auction of presidential papers. The page was signed by Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton and George W. […]
Hebron District Security Officer Yoni Bleichberd on Wednesday, 24 Tishrei, testified for the defense in the ongoing manslaughter trial of Sgt. Elor Azariya. Bleichberd explained that “While I am not the chief of staff, I have seen many such instances and I believe the soldier acted correctly” in shooting the wounded terrorist. He told the […]
Washington — Applying for a home loan? You may want to consider paying off your credit card bill first. Thanks to a recent change by major credit rating agencies, mortgage lenders can now look at whether you pay off your bill every month or keep a balance. That means home buyers who pay off their […]
Washington — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz is raising the possibility that Republicans would decline to fill the Supreme Court’s vacancy if Democrat Hillary Clinton is elected president. Cruz is the second Republican to suggest that the GOP will simply block any Democratic nominee to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, who died in February. Arizona […]