Since 2000, 19 New York City hospitals have closed. Dr. Kenneth Davis, Mount Sinai Health System’s president and chief executive, doesn’t want to pull the trigger on No. 20. Davis and... To view the full story, click the title link.
Netanyahu and Lieberman join forces to form what is being called the most right-wing government in Israel's history.
The United States has legitimate concerns about the future direction of Israeli policy amid the ascendance of a right-wing governing coalition whose leaders oppose a two-state solution, US State Department spokesperson Mark Toner told reporters on Wednesday.
Recent murmurs of Beth Israel Hospital's imminent closure weren't far off the mark: Mount Sinai announced today that the 127-year-old, 856-bed facility will be replaced by a 70-bed facility within the next four years. Once the new Mount...Show More Summary
Avigdor Lieberman's agreement to join the cabinet of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is rattling many in the Middle East
'We have a long road ahead. Our story is not yet over,' says Israel Stinson's mom.
In a speech marking the 16th anniversary of the liberation of south Lebanon from Israel, Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah stressed Wednesday that the axis of resistance will go ahead with securing achievements in several regions including Syria and Iraq, noting that the end of the Takfiri group, ISIL, is near. He also reiterated the controversial […]
New York, Atlanta, Boston, Miami, Philadelphia, Toronto, or Washington DC - Tel Aviv roundtrip on British Airways "for about $2,000 round-trip in business class" which stacks with a $400 off and a 10% discount to get to an amazing fare...Show More Summary
For a New York Times column saying that Israel's future as a Jewish state is in peril, Thomas Friedman had to rely on reporting by the Israeli press, since his own publication has flubbed the story of the country's deepening political crisis.
Coca Cola Israel created a TV ad that activates mobile apps to deliver sodas door-to-door
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - In first remarks as Israel's designated defense minister, right-wing settler Avigdor Lieberman joked about his fiery reputation: "I have undergone surgery to lengthen my fuse."
British Airways has an incredible business class fare sale for travel between the US East Coast and Israel, where you can get the fare down to ~$1,430 all-in. The fare is valid out of New York, Philadelphia, Miami, etc. A Saturday night...Show More Summary
It has not been an easy week for liberal Tel Aviv. On Wednesday morning, a final agreement was reached in Israel between the Likud (the party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu) and Yisrael Beiteinu (the party of Avigdor Lieberman). Now something...Show More Summary
Israel's incoming defense minister once called for bombing Egypt, suggested just weeks ago that Israel kill Hamas' leader in the Gaza Strip and opposed the prosecution of a soldier accused of killing a wounded Palestinian. These are just a few of the positions that could put former bar bouncer...
The right wing minister is a controversial appointment
Deal paves way for ultra-nationalist Avigdor Lieberman to become defence minister, spokesman says.
Russian energy giant Gazprom will not continue the collaboration with the Israel’s Leviathan gas field in the Mediterranean Sea, Russian media reported Wednesday, citing an unnamed Gazprom source.
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Far-right Israeli opposition lawmaker Avigdor Lieberman has agreed with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on terms for joining the coalition government as its new defense minister, Lieberman's spokesman said on Wednesday.
After 25 years of bringing cases to Israel’s military court and supporting investigations into the killings of Palestinians, a foremost Israeli human rights group has said “there is no longer any point” to submitting complaints. Following...Show More Summary
Human rights group B'Tselem says it will no longer file complaints with a system that habitually fails Palestinians.