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Technology » Fri Jan. 23

Verizon Reports 4Q Loss on Pension Costs

Verizon Communications Inc. on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $2.23 billion, hurt by pension and severance costs. Revenue rose 7 percent, beating expectations, helped by strong wireless-subscriber growth and…

Israel » Thu Jan. 22

Massive IDF Buildup Continues in North

Tensions on Israel’s northern border continued without letup on Thursday. The Israeli Navy tightened patrols around the offshore natural gas platforms, as a precaution against a reprisal by Hizbullah and…

Editorial » Thu Jan. 22

The Role of the Children

When Harav Yehoshua Leib Diskin, Rav of Brisk, still resided in Europe, a young shochet would frequent his house. One day, when the shochet was visiting Rav Yehoshua Leib, the…

Editorial » Wed Jan. 21

Why Do We Help Our Enemies?

One of the most difficult things in trying to make sense of the seeming senseless slaughter in the Mideast is knowing who’s who. Most of us in the West are…