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Port-Au-Prince - Haitians Stage Protest, Mock Trump Yesterday 11:59 PM Port-Au-Prince - About two thousand people took to the streets of Haiti's capital on Monday to protest comments attributed to U.S. President Donald Trump about the nation being a "shithole" country, which caused uproar in the world's first independent black republic. Trump denied using the word...

Warsaw - Polish Neo-Nazis Thrive As Authorities Fail To Act, Jewish Community Leader Says Yesterday 11:27 PM Warsaw - Following a television report about neo-Nazis in Poland, the leader of the country’s federation of Jewish communities said that extremists are thriving due to inaction by the government. A TVN report over the weekend featured young men filmed displaying swastikas and speaking...


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Peshawar, Pakistan - Doctor Who Aided Hunt For Bin Laden Languishes, Forgotten

Yesterday 11:00 PM

Peshawar, Pakistan - Shakil Afridi has languished in jail for years — since 2011, when the Pakistani doctor used a vaccination scam in an attempt...Read More »

Albuquerque, NM - Feds Move To Replace US Border Barriers In New Mexico

Yesterday 10:26 PM

Albuquerque, NM - The Trump administration announced Monday it was preparing to replace existing vehicle barriers along a stretch of the U.S.-Mexico...Read More »

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Washington - Trump Hits Solar Panels, Washing Machines With Tariffs

Yesterday 10:00 PM

Washington - Presi President Donald Trump approved tariffs on imported solar-energy components and large washing machines in a bid to help U.S...Read More »

Washington - As Shutdown Deal Reached, Trump Stays Out Of Sight

Yesterday 09:31 PM

Washington - As the shutdown of the federal government lumbered toward an end on Monday, President Donald Trump remained out of sight, suppressing...Read More »

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New York - Chairman: SEC Is Scrutinizing Overnight Blockchain Companies

Yesterday 09:00 PM

New York - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is scrutinizing public companies that change their name or business model in a bid to...Read More »

Washington - Trump Business Ethics Pledges Left Plenty Room For Profiting

Yesterday 08:27 PM

Washington - Among the many promises Donald Trump made a year ago to assure people he wouldn't profit off his presidency, one stood out for its...Read More »

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Washington - CDC Director Urges Flu Vaccinations As Pediatric Deaths Mount

Yesterday 08:15 PM

Washington - Of the 30 U.S. children who have died from the flu so far this season, some 85 percent had not been vaccinated, said Centers for Disease...Read More »

Tel Aviv - El Al Pilots Refuse To Fly Deported African Refugees To Dangerous Country

Yesterday 08:00 PM

Tel Aviv - Ten days after a campaign was launched demanding that Israeli pilots refuse to fly deported Eritrean and Sudanese asylum seekers to...Read More »

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Phoenix - Volunteer Arrested After Border Agents Seen Dumping Water Meant For Migrants

Yesterday 07:32 PM

Phoenix - A volunteer for an organization that tries to prevent immigrants from dying in the Arizona desert was arrested several hours after the...Read More »

Washington - US Orders Extra Air Cargo Screening For Flights From Mideast

Yesterday 07:06 PM

Washington - U.S. authorities issued an emergency order Monday requiring additional screening of cargo on flights departing for the United States...Read More »

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Paris - L’Oréal’s Boundary-breaking Muslim Model Steps Aside Over Anti-Israel Tweets

Yesterday 06:30 PM

Paris - L’Oréal made history last week when it became the first major cosmetics firm to feature a Muslim woman wearing a head covering in a...Read More »

New York - Manhattan DA Bars Donations From Lawyers With Conflicts

Yesterday 06:00 PM

New York - Manhattan's district attorney said Monday he will no longer accept campaign contributions from lawyers with business before his office...Read More »

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Montpelier, VT - Vermont Becomes Ninth U.S. State To Legalize Marijuana

Yesterday 05:30 PM

Montpelier, VT - Vermont became the ninth U.S. state and third in the Northeast to legalize recreational marijuana use on Monday when Republican...Read More »

New York - Judge Rejects Uber $3 Million Settlement With New York Drivers

Yesterday 05:03 PM

New York - A federal judge refused to grant preliminary approval for Uber Technologies Inc's [UBER.UL] proposed $3 million class-action settlement...Read More »

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Washington - Federal Workers Frustrated By Back-and-forth Over Shutdown

Yesterday 04:32 PM

Washington - As Congress appeared ready to reopen the government Monday on the third day of a shutdown, some federal workers said they are frustrated...Read More »

Newark, NJ - Company Apologizes For Prompting Bomb Scare At Newark Airport

Yesterday 04:02 PM

Newark, NJ - The creators of a reality show say they were shooting an episode about a vacuum device used to compress luggage when the gadget prompted a fake bomb alert at a New Jersey airport. NJ.com reports that federal officers at Newark Liberty International...Read More »

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Spearfish, SD - Believe It: Temperature Went From Minus 4 To 45 In 2 Minutes

Yesterday 03:28 PM

Spearfish, SD - Monday marks the 75th anniversary of a startling weather event that put a western South Dakota city in the record books. In just two minutes, the temperature in Spearfish jumped from negative 4 degrees (-20 Celsius) to 45 degrees (7 Celsius) on Jan...Read More »

New York - Remembering Kashrus Expert, Rabbi Zushe Yosef Blech

Yesterday 03:04 PM

New York - Two days after his passing, Rabbi Zushe Yosef Blech, a leading figure in the world of kashrus, is being remembered as a prolific author, a...Read More »

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Last updated: Yesterday 04:36 PM Seattle - Get Your Stuff And Go: Amazon Opens Store With No Cashiers

Yesterday 02:27 PM

Seattle - No cashiers, no registers and no cash — this is how Amazon sees the future of store shopping. The online retailer opened its Amazon Go...Read More »

Berlin - Berlin Museums Return Works Sold At Nazi-era Auction

Yesterday 02:02 PM

Berlin - Berlin's city museums authority says it has returned 11 works that were part of prominent art owner Margarete Oppenheim's collection and...Read More »

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Leonia, NJ - Town Blocking Motorist Seeking To Beat GW Bridge Traffic Via Navigation Apps

Yesterday 01:24 PM

Leonia, NJ - A town less than two miles from the George Washington Bridge is putting up the "keep out" sign for motorists seeking a shortcut to the...Read More »

London - Jewish Leaders Call For Removal Of London Coroner Over Delayed Jewish Burials

Yesterday 01:02 PM

London - Jewish leaders called for the removal of a London coroner over delayed Jewish burials following a private meeting with her. The Board of...Read More »

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Washington - Senate Leaders Agree On Plan To Reopen Gov't

Yesterday 12:42 PM

Washington - Congress sped toward reopening the government Monday, as Senate Democrats dropped their objections to a temporary funding bill in return...Read More »

Wantage, NJ - Pilot, Passenger Escape Burning Plane At New Jersey Airport

Yesterday 12:40 PM

Wantage, NJ - Two people have safely escaped a burning private airplane that caught fire minutes after landing at a small New Jersey...Read More »

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Jerusalem - Pence Defends Trump On Disparaging Comments About Africa

Yesterday 12:06 PM

Jerusalem - Vice President Mike Pence is defending President Donald Trump on the president's disparaging comments about immigrants from Africa and...Read More »

Frankfurt - Deutsche Bank Denies Report Of Suspicious Activity Related To Kushner

Yesterday 11:55 AM

Frankfurt - Deutsche Bank on Monday denied a magazine report that said that the bank had reported to German banking supervisors suspicious funds...Read More »

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Lake Wales, FL - Search For Suspect In Florida Mall Pipe Bombs

Yesterday 11:20 AM

Lake Wales, FL - Police say two improvised explosive devices ignited inside a mall in central Florida. Lake Wales police Deputy Chief Troy Schulze...Read More »

Brussels - Abbas Wins EU Backing For Palestinian Capital In East Jerusalem

Yesterday 10:51 AM

Brussels - The European Union assured President Mahmoud Abbas it supported his ambition to have East Jerusalem as capital of a Palestinian state, in...Read More »

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Gaza City - UN Agency For Palestinians Seeks Funds After US Cuts

Yesterday 10:25 AM

Gaza City - The U.N. agency for Palestinian refugees has launched what it is calling an "unprecedented" fund-raising appeal seeking hundreds of...Read More »

Washington - Schumer's Moment: Shutdown Puts Spotlight On Dem Leader

Yesterday 10:00 AM

Washington - For Republicans, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is the face of the government shutdown. For immigration advocates, he's their best...Read More »

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Toronto - Deaths Of Jewish Canadian Billionaire, Wife A Tantalizing Mystery

Yesterday 09:29 AM

Toronto - There were no signs of forced entry on the cold December morning when a Canadian billionaire businessman and his wife were found dead...Read More »

Seoul - S. Koreans Burn Kim's Photo As N. Korean Band Leader Passes

Yesterday 09:01 AM

Seoul - Conservative South Korean activists burned a large photo of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as the head of the North's extremely popular girl...Read More »

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