Demolishing Beijing's 'disorderly' development

Beijing's municipal government launched a campaign this year to eradicate what it called an "urban disease" of illegal construction and ...
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Neither sex nor sedition: Israeli army censors what soldiers in jail can read

‘50 Shades of Grey’ and an anti-colonial study have been deemed unsuitable; officially, only books with racist or sexual content ...
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Rabbis call The Forward ‘an embarrassment to Jewish journalism’

Left-wing Jewish newspaper calls ZOA a 'bigger threat' to Jews than Linda Sarsour, BDS.

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More Israelis left Israel than moved back in new six year record, data reveals

16,700 left and 8,500 came back in 2015, in first year since 2009 that more Israelis exited than returned ...
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Hotovely: ‘Ugly anti-Semitism’

Deputy FM reacts pointedly to signs hung in Swiss hotel, demanding Jewish visitors shower before entering hotel pool.

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Bridge collapses on central Israeli highway, seriously wounding driver

A crane being towed by the truck struck the bridge, bringing it down on the cabin ...
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Sean Spicer on Trump's 'covfefe' tweet: 'The President and a small group know exactly what he meant'

Sean Spicer on Trump's 'covfefe' tweet: 'The President and a small group know exactly what he meant'White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer is refusing to admit that a late-night typo tweeted by his boss was anything but a simple mistake. During his daily press briefing, Mr Spicer cryptically told reporters that “the president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant” when he tweeted the word “covfefe” at 12:06 a.m. Mr Trump tweeted “despite the negative press covfefe” and left the tweet on his account for hours before he deleted it.


16-year-old girl accused of hacking Uber driver to death

16-year-old girl accused of hacking Uber driver to deathLINCOLNWOOD, Ill. (AP) — A 16-year-old girl walked out of a suburban Chicago Walmart holding a machete and knife she'd stolen, climbed into an Uber car and began hacking at the driver, prosecutors said at a hearing on Wednesday. The driver died of his wounds Tuesday after giving police a description of the attacker that led to her arrest.