Former New York Observer editor-in-chief suggests Jared Kushner unfit for government

03/31/2017 1:05 PM Updated: 1 month ago

The future of the Office of American Innovation, created specifically for first son-in-law Jared Kushner, looks bleak if it is run anything like the New York

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Massive Anti-Government Protest in Jakarta Takes Turn For the Worst

11/04/2016 2:00 PM Updated: 6 months ago


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John Kerry, Other Diplomats Voice Support For Libya’s Interim Government

10/31/2016 3:30 PM Updated: 6 months ago

Monday has been a hectic day for Secretary of State John Kerry, who met with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj, UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, Italian

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Hundreds of Thousands Turn Out For Protests Against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro

09/01/2016 5:32 PM

Hundreds of thousands took part in protests in the Venezuelan capital of Caracas Thursday, calling for an end to the socialist government of President Nicolas Maduro.

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At Press Briefing, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Says He Is Interested in Expanding Government

07/31/2016 5:48 PM Updated: 9 months ago

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in interested in broadening his coalition and advancing “diplomatic opportunities” by incorporating the Zionist Union, the Prime Minister told reporters

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Israel Releases 2015 Report on Jobs, Cost of Living — First Time an Annual Report’s Been Released to Israeli Public

07/21/2016 12:15 PM

Israel’s Director General of the Ministry of Economy and Industry Amit Lang submitted its 2015 Report of Principle Activities Wednesday to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, marking


Israeli Opposition Leader Isaac Herzog Condemns Netanyahu Government for Incompetence

04/27/2016 2:14 PM

Israeli Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog (Zionist Union) criticized Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s right-wing government during a visit to the Eshkol region on the Gaza border Wednesday, for

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Israeli Government in Danger of Collapse, Security Minister Warns

04/07/2016 11:55 AM

On Thursday, Israel’s Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan said the Israeli government is in danger of collapsing if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahy’s coalition of 61 MKs

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JP Morning Read 12/1/15: Sheldon Silver Falls

12/01/2015 10:56 AM Updated: 1 year ago

JP News Roundup Israel, Jordan Unveil $800M Joint Plan for ‘Red-Dead’ Canal: Israel and Jordan are moving ahead with a plan to build a water-carrying canal from

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Gülenist Supporters Target Jewish Lawyer In Anti-Semitic Attack

11/02/2015 7:00 PM Updated: 1 year ago

Robert Amsterdam — whose law firm Amsterdam & Partners — was recently hired by the Republic of Turkey for legal assistance in the global investigation into

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Syrian Government Rockets Bombard Damascus, Leaves 40 Dead

10/31/2015 10:00 PM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP) Forty people were killed on Friday when rockets fired by Syrian government forces crashed into a market in a rebel-held area outside Damascus, a monitor

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Rep. Paul Ryan on Boehner’s Budget Deal: ‘It Stinks’

10/27/2015 2:35 PM Updated: 1 year ago

It didn’t take long for Rep. Paul Ryan to blast House Speaker John Boehner about the GOP budget and debt ceiling crisis passed by Congress this

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America’s Economy Has Seen Better Days

10/19/2015 4:02 PM

Weak job reports and mediocre retail sales coupled with sluggish manufacturing, inflation and economic growth have all the attributes of a bogged economy. And although the

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Prime 2016 Presidential Candidates Evading De Blasio’s Iowa Forum

10/19/2015 9:50 AM Updated: 1 year ago

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s presidential forum in Iowa could have a problem filling seats to even come to the event on Dec. 6. The forum isn’t

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PA Letitia James Restores $1.67 Million in Unclaimed Funds for NYC

10/12/2015 2:45 PM Updated: 1 year ago

Public Advocate Letitia James announced Monday that due to her efforts, New York City has received approximately $1.67 million from New York State for unclaimed funds

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Yemeni Government Severs Ties with Iran

10/02/2015 10:00 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(Reuters) The Saudi-backed Yemeni government of President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi has decided to sever diplomatic relations with Iran, state-owned Aden television reported on Friday without elaborating. Bahrain

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Afghan Security Forces Hunt for Remaining Taliban Insurgents

10/02/2015 9:30 AM Updated: 1 year ago

(AFP) Afghan security forces were going from house to house hunting for remaining Taliban insurgents in Kunduz Friday, days after the militants captured the city in

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U.S. House Averts Government Shutdown, Passes Spending Bill

09/30/2015 5:38 PM

(Reuters) The U.S. Congress, ending weeks of infighting, gave final approval on Wednesday to a bill funding the government through Dec. 11 and averting agency shutdowns

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Reform Organizations Urge Israel to Change Stance on Asylum Policy

08/17/2015 10:16 AM

The Union for Reform Judaism, the North American Reform Jewish movement, the largest Jewish movement today and HIAS, joined forces against the Israeli government’s stance on

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Jewish Journalist Paints Different Picture of Iran

08/12/2015 9:18 PM

Journalist Larry Cohler-Esses, the first journalist from an American Jewish pro-Israel publication to be given an Iranian visa since 1979, reported on Wednesday that Iran doesn’t want