Once a possible threat to Netanyahu, Israeli tech mogul Erel Margalit quits politics

After losing out in the race for Zionist Union party chairman to Avi Gabbay, venture capitalist-turned-MK Erel Margalit announces resignation ...
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‘It’s the first time I’ve killed, and I don’t regret it’

Har Adar security officer wounded in attack released from hospital: 'I wanted to speak to my wife because I wasn't ...
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Little known facts for Sukkot 2017

A sukkah is a temporary structure but also a shelter, the basis for Thanksgiving Day and the time to read ...
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Maxim restaurant suicide bombing anniversary today

On October 4, 2003, a Muslim murdered 21 people including 4 children, wounding 51.

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Rabbi Riskin to step down from Ohr Torah network he founded

Rabbi Riskin is to be succeeded by Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Yeshiva University administrator.

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Mueller convenes grand jury in Russia investigation

Mueller convenes grand jury in Russia investigationThe Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury for the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 election. The White House responded to the story, stating ““The White House favors anything that accelerates the conclusion of his work fairly.”


Senators move to protect special counsel in Russia probe

Senators move to protect special counsel in Russia probeWASHINGTON (AP) — Senators introduced two bipartisan bills Thursday aimed at protecting Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Donald Trump as both parties signaled resistance to any White House effort to derail the investigation into Russian meddling in last year's election.


Robert Mueller sets up grand jury to further investigate the Trump team's links to Russia

Robert Mueller sets up grand jury to further investigate the Trump team's links to RussiaThe special counsel appointed to investigate Donald Trump’s links to Russia during the US presidential campaign has set up a grand jury to study the evidence. Robert Mueller was appointed in May to look into whether the Kremlin had tried to meddle in the 2016 election and whether the Trump campaign colluded with them in doing so. The grand jury began its work in recent weeks in a sign that Mr Mueller’s inquiry is ramping up, the Wall Street Journal reported.