Tenafly, NJ – Video: Former Port Authority Ethics Chair Rants At Officers During Traffic Stop

Tenafly, NJ — A Port Authority of New York and New Jersey commissioner who abruptly resigned last week has been caught on camera delivering an expletive-laced tirade to police officers during a traffic stop. The Tenafly Police Department released the video Tuesday showing Caren Turner attempting to pull rank on the officers who pulled over […]


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First Charedi Joins The Mossad’s Ranks

A 22-year-old charedi man will perform his National Service in Israel’s Mossad, Kikar Hashabbat reported.

While many charedim have been performing National Service for years, this is the first time a charedi volunteer will serve in the Mossad.

According to the National Civic Service Authority, a second haredi volunteer, age 21, is slated to join the first next year, Kikar Hashabbat noted.

 

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GOP Unsettled By Narrow Win In US House Race In Arizona

GOP Unsettled By Narrow Win In US House Race In Arizona

It took a big money push from the Republican Party, tweets by the president and the support of the state’s current and former governors, but the GOP held onto an Arizona U.S.

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Jerusalem – Russian Envoy Plays Down Tensions With Israel Over Syria Strikes

Jerusalem — Russia’s ambassador to Israel on Wednesday played down tensions between the countries over Israeli attacks in Syria, saying they were not the reason for Moscow’s proposed supply of an advanced air defense system to Damascus. Since intervening in Syria’s civil war on behalf of President Bashar al-Assad in 2015, Russia has generally turned […]


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Russia Defense Ministry Says To Deploy New Air Defense Systems To Syria

The Russian defense ministry said Wednesday that it plans to deliver new air defense systems to Syria in the near future, Russia’s RIA news agency reported Wednesday, a day after Israel warned that it would retaliate to any attack against it using Russian systems.

The report did not specify which air defense systems Russia was planning to deploy to Syria, where Moscow is propping up embattled forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad.

Speculation has mounted in recent weeks that Russia could deploy the advanced S-300 anti-aircraft missile defense system to Syria, following a US-led airstrike on Syrian military sites and another earlier strike on an Iranian-operated air base in Syria widely attributed to Israel.

Read more at i24NEWS.

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Investigators: School Design Contributed To Massacre At Florida School

Investigators: School Design Contributed To Massacre At Florida School

Faulty classroom design and failures in the police radio and 911 systems contributed to the chaos and deaths during the recent Florida high school massacre, a commission investigating the shooting was told at its first meeting Tuesday.

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Amman – Report: Jordan To Revoke Citizenship Of PA President Abbas

Amman — The Kingdom of Jordan began the process of revoking the Jordanian citizenship of about 30 Palestinian Authority and Fatah officials and their families, London-based Arabic language newspaper Raialyoum reported Wednesday. The officials who are slated to lose their citizenship include Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, Chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat and Palestinian Authority […]


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Historic Letter Reveals Rav Nachman Of Breslov’s Opinion On Corporal Punishment: “To Hit A Child?!”

Historic Letter Reveals Rav Nachman Of Breslov’s Opinion On Corporal Punishment: “To Hit A Child?!”

The recent discovery of a letter by Rabbi Avraham ben Nachman of Tulchyn has sparked great public interest. Rabbi Avraham’s father, Rabbi Nachman of Tulchyn, was the closest disciple of Rabbi Nosson of Breslov, commonly known by the acronym “Moharanat.”

He succeeded Rav Nachman of Breslov and promoted and broadened his Chassidic movement and teachings.

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Historic Letter Reveals Rav Nachman Of Breslov’s Opinion On Corporal Punishment: “To Hit A Child?!”

Historic Letter Reveals Rav Nachman Of Breslov’s Opinion On Corporal Punishment: “To Hit A Child?!”

The recent discovery of a letter by Rabbi Avraham ben Nachman of Tulchyn has sparked great public interest. Rabbi Avraham’s father, Rabbi Nachman of Tulchyn, was the closest disciple of Rabbi Nosson of Breslov, commonly known by the acronym “Moharanat.”

He succeeded Rav Nachman of Breslov and promoted and broadened his Chassidic movement and teachings.

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Thailand Says It’s Willing To Host Trump-Kim Summit

Thailand Says It’s Willing To Host Trump-Kim Summit

Thailand is willing and able to host a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, but no plans have been made to do so, the country’s foreign minister said Tuesday.

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