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Saturday, April 17, 2021

Bernie Sanders Embraces His New Jet Ski Role In The Trump Era

After the general election, senator Bernie Sanders was asked to reach out to America. So he undertook a national tour — on jet skis. At a crowded waterside meeting with reporters he was voluble in...

Israel stuns Taiwan to stay unbeaten in world baseball tourney

Israel’s national baseball team clobbered Taiwan 15-7 Tuesday, racing off to a 2-0 start in the country’s first-ever appearance in the World Baseball Classic. Powered by strong hitting and capped by a three-run homer by...

Knesset passes law barring boycott supporters from Israel

The Knesset passed into law on Monday a bill barring supporters of a boycott on Israel from entering the country. The legislation, advanced by right-wing and centrist coalition lawmakers, prevents foreign nationals who have publicly...

Natalie Portman Gives Birth To Girl Named Amalia — Before Missing Oscars

Actress Natalie Portman had a great reason for missing last Sunday’s Oscars ceremony. She gave birth to her second child last week — a girl named Amalia — but kept the new arrival quiet in...

FDA Grants a Tyr Pharma Fast-Track Status

Shares of drugmaker aTyr Pharma climbed over 30 percent Wednesday following news that the San Diego firm’s drug should progress quickly through the regulatory process. ATyr’s drug, called Resolaris, was granted “fast-track” status by the...
US President-elect Donald Trump (Photo: AFP)

UN security council vote on Israeli settlements postponed ‘potentially indefinitely’

Succumbing to pressure from Israel, Egyptian president asks to postpone vote on resolution draft that would demand Israel 'immediately and completely cease all settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem.' Egypt postponed...

Guatemala to Welcome First Central American Holocaust Museum

A colonial-era house in Guatemala City, Guatemala will be the site of the Museo del Holocausto, the first Holocaust museum in Central America. It is set to open before the end of the year according...

Heil Trump reaches San Diego!

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed grave concern about two hate incidents which occurred on two of San Diego’s university campuses. At U.C. San Diego, anti-Semitic and hateful graffiti — which included a red painted...

Holocaust Survivors Rock The Runway In Israel Beauty Pageant

Their hair styled and make-up applied, a group of elderly women carefully take to a red carpet catwalk, waving, blowing kisses and posing for pictures to cheering crowds. Wearing dresses adorned with sashes, the women...

Scarlett Johansson Opens Paris Popcorn Shop

Jewish actress Scarlett Johansson opened a popcorn shop in Paris. The actress and her husband, Romain Dauriac, launched the Yummy Pop store in Paris’ Marais district on Saturday. Johansson was on hand to scoop popcorn for...