Watch live: 239 new Olim come home

Watch as 30 families, 90 children, 17 singles, 57 future lone soldiers and 2 National Service volunteers arrive in Israel.

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Vermont primary: Christine Hallquist becomes first transgender candidate to win governor nomination for major party

Christine Hallquist has become the first transgender candidate to win a major political party's nomination for governor. A former utility ...
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PA welcomes Colombia’s recognition of ‘Palestine’

PA cabinet praises Colombia after it recognized “Palestine” as a state.

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A secure network in the cloud

Etay Bogner, co-founder & CEO of Meta Networks, speaks about offering an updated approach to network connectivity and security.

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Official: Kerem Shalom crossing to reopen

Liberman decides to reopen Kerem Shalom crossing following several days of quiet along the Gaza border.

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Russia to help UN peacekeepers in Golan

Russian military says its forces will help UN peacekeepers restore patrols along Syria and Israel border.

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Two dead, over 200 injured in Taiwan quake

Two dead, over 200 injured in Taiwan quakeA 6.4-magnitude quake on the east coast of Taiwan has left two dead and more than 200 injured, the government said, after buildings crumbled and trapped people inside. A hotel and an apartment block were the worst hit by the quake in the port city of Hualien, according to the national fire agency. Five more buildings including a hospital have also been damaged with roads strewn with rubble, cracks along highways and damaged buildings tilted at angles.


Lawmaker warns U.S. Attorney General against stifling whistleblowers

Lawmaker warns U.S. Attorney General against stifling whistleblowersBy Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Justice Department memo issued in January to employees about their communications with Congress may run afoul of rules designed to protect government whistleblowers from being muzzled, a Republican lawmaker said on Tuesday. In a Feb. 5 letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley said he feared the Jan. 29 memo was an attempt to “prevent direct communications between federal employees and Congress.” Grassley, a whistleblower advocate, released both documents on Tuesday.