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Russia Plane Entered Israel Control Zone From Syria

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(AFP). A Russian warplane recently entered Israeli-controlled airspace from Syria but the intrusion was resolved without incident, Israeli Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon said on Sunday. Yaalon’s

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Thousands of Arab Israelis Protest Islamic Movement Ban

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(AFP) Thousands of Arab Israelis marched Saturday in northern Israel to protest against the decision to ban the radical wing of the Islamic Movement, with its

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The Many Health Impacts of Climate Change

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(AFP) Medical experts say climate change affects human health in direct ways, by the spread of water- and mosquito-borne diseases for example, and indirectly, such as

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Iran Seeks $25 billion as New Oil Contract Offer Uunveiled

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(AFP) Iran is seeking $25 billion in investments from 50 deals involving international oil and gas companies, foreign executives were told Saturday in Tehran as the

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Obama Says ‘Enough is Enough’ After Latest Deadly Shooting

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(AFP) US President Barack Obama declared “enough is enough” and made an impassioned call for tighter controls on military-style weapons Saturday, a day after a gunman

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Russia Slaps Economic Sanctions On Turkey Over Jet Downing

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(AFP) Moscow on Saturday slapped economic sanctions on Turkey in the latest tit-for-tat move over the downing of a Russian warplane, as Turkish leader Recep Tayyip

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Elderly Jewish Man From Florida Killed Friday Night by Vehicle in Lawrence

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A 82-year-old Jewish man from Boca Raton, Florida who was visiting New York Died Friday Night after he was struck by a vehicle in Lawrence on


Russia breached Israeli air space, top IDF official reveals

Updated: 13 hours ago

Russia has breached Israeli airspace more than once since it began intervening in Syria, a top IDF official revealed Saturday. Because Jerusalem and Moscow maintain close

AFP / Ahmed Tarana

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Gunmen Kill Four Egypt Policemen South of Cairo

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(AFP) Masked gunmen on a motorcycle shot dead four Egyptian policemen south of Cairo on Saturday, the interior ministry said. The gunmen opened fire on a police

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Poland’s New Govt Rethinks Patriot Missiles, Airbus Choppers

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(AFP). Poland’s new conservative government on Wednesday called into question the previous liberal cabinet’s choice of US-made Patriot missiles and Airbus helicopters for a multi-billion-euro military

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What’s The Carbon Footprint of An Email?

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(AFP). A long list of seemingly harmless everyday actions contribute to emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) and other climate-altering greenhouse gases. Driving a car and flipping

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Bezos Space Firm Claims Reusable Rocket Breakthrough

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(AFP). The private space firm founded by Internet entrepreneur Jeff Bezos claimed a breakthrough for its space travel efforts Tuesday with the launch of a reusable

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Why Diets Don’t Work: Healthy Foods Vary by Individual

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(AFP). A healthy food for one person may lead another to gain weight, according to a study out Thursday that suggests a one-size-fits-all approach to dieting

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Two Arrested in Berlin Suspected of Preparing ‘Serious Act of Violence’

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(AFP). Berlin police said they carried out two raids targeting Islamists Thursday and arrested two men suspected of preparing to carry out “a serious act of

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JP Morning Read 11/27/2015, How The Chabad Rebbe Helped Create Food Stamps

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JP News Roundup Israeli Ministers Hold Marathon Meetings on Possibility of PA’s Collapse: The diplomatic-security cabinet held marathon discussions over the last two days about the possibility

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Terrorist Hits Israeli Soldiers With Car in West Bank, Shot Dead

Updated: 2 days ago

(AFP). A Palestinian rammed his car into Israeli soldiers at a bus station in the occupied West Bank Friday before being shot dead, police said. “A

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Arms For Paris Attacks ‘Bought From Germany’

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(AFP). Four assault rifles used in the deadly Paris attacks were allegedly purchased from a trafficker in Germany, newspaper Bild reported Friday, as prosecutors said they

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US Soldiers in Syria to Back Anti-ISIS Kurds

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(AFP). US soldiers are in Kobane, the town in northern Syria nearly destroyed in fierce fighting with the Islamic State group, to train Kurdish forces to

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Hilton Hotels Hit by Cyber Attack

Updated: 2 days ago

(AFP). US hotel chain Hilton revealed that hackers infected some of its point-of-sale computer systems with malware crafted to steal credit card information. Hilton would not

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Hungary to Issue Yuan Bonds With Chinese Blessing

Updated: 2 days ago

(AFP). Hungary said on Wednesday it will issue bonds denominated in yuan, a first for any central or eastern European country. Hungary hopes the move, based