Maduro's Opponents Brave Tear Gas in Push to Deliver Aid Hamodia

A U.S.-backed campaign to force President Nicolas Maduro from power met strong resistance Saturday from Venezuelan security forces who fired tear gas on protesters trying to deliver humanitarian aid from…

Israel

Netanyahu Slams AIPAC, AJC as ‘Hypocrites’Dov Benovadia

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu hit back Motzoei Shabbos against critics of his efforts to encourage unification of rightwing parties by calling them “hypocrites. They are using the double standard of…

Israeli Foreign Minister Doubles Down on Anti-Polish CommentsHamodia

Israel’s acting foreign minister has doubled down on his comments that Poles collaborated with the Nazis and “suckled anti-Semitism with their mothers’ milk.” Minister Israel Katz said in a live…

Palestinians Protest in Gaza and Yerushalayim, 1 KilledHamodia

Israeli gunfire killed a Palestinian teenager at a protest along the Gaza-Israel border fence, Gaza officials said Friday, as thousands in Yerushalayim descended on a section of a flashpoint holy…

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Community

Mass Grave Uncovered in Brisk Containing 1,000 Executed JewsHamodia Staff

As developers were excavating the grounds for the construction of residential buildings and a shopping center in Brest-Litovsk, Belarus, the workers discovered the bones of hundreds of Kedoshim who were…

Ocean County Government Condemns “Rise Up” GroupMordechai Wincorn

The board that forms Ocean County’s government voted unanimously to formally condemn Rise Up Ocean County, a group that has been widely labeled as anti-Semitic. The vote comes less than…

Impatient Motorist Drives on Sidewalk in Front of Viznitz YeshivaHamodia Staff

A driver uninterested in waiting behind a school bus unloading children drove down the sidewalk in front of a Boro Park yeshivah. The incident occurred Wednesday morning, as preschool children…

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National

Mueller: Manafort ‘Brazenly Violated the Law’ for YearsHamodia

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort committed crimes that cut to “the heart of the criminal justice system” and over the years deceived everyone from bookkeepers and banks to federal…

Pentagon Chief Takes Firsthand Look at U.S.-Mexico BorderHamodia

Top defense officials toured sections of the U.S.-Mexico border Saturday to see how the military could reinforce efforts to block drug smuggling and other illegal activity, as the Pentagon weighs…

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World

Two Killed as Maduro Sends Troops to Block Venezuela Aid ConvoysHamodia

At least two people were killed and trucks loaded with foreign aid were set ablaze after Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro deployed troops and armored vehicles to turn back humanitarian assistance…

Prince Khaled bin Salman Appointed Saudi Deputy Defense MinisterHamodia

Saudi Arabia appointed the full younger brother of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as its deputy defense minister on Saturday and named a princess as the kingdom’s first woman ambassador…

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Regional

USDA Hunters Kill Dozens of Deer in Long Island State ParksHamodia

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says its hunters have killed nearly four dozen deer at state parks on Long Island because large herds are damaging the landscape. A department spokeswoman…

Ex-Postal Worker Admits Taking Bribes to Steal Credit CardsHamodia

A former postal worker has admitted that she accepted cash to steal envelopes containing credit cards. Kyanne Costley pleaded guilty Thursday to accepting bribes. The 24-year-old Newark resident faces up…

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Politics

GOP Candidate Calls for New Congressional ElectionHamodia

The Republican candidate in the nation’s last undecided congressional race abruptly dropped his bid to be declared the winner and instead called for a new election Thursday, after investigators found…

Dems’ Measure Blocking Trump Emergency Will Come FridayHamodia

House Democrats will file a resolution Friday aimed at blocking the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump has issued to help finance his wall along the Southwest border, teeing…

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Business

Buffett Encourages Investors to Bet on American EconomyHamodia

Billionaire Warren Buffett says the company he built through decades of acquisitions continues to perform well even though he hasn’t found any major deals at attractive prices recently. Buffett released…

Fed Will Be ‘Patient’ in Rate Hikes Amid Global Growth WoesMartin Crutsinger

The Federal Reserve said Friday that in light of a slowing global economy and last year’s financial-market turmoil, the central bank intends to remain “patient” in determining when to make…

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Health, Science & Technology

How Samsung’s New Galaxy S10 Compares to the iPhone XS MaxNate Lanxon

The Samsung Galaxy S10 is actually four separate phones: the S10e (the “e” stands for “essential,”) the S10, the S10+, and the S10 5G. The first three go on sale…

Tiny New Moon Discovered Around NeptuneHamodia

A diminutive nugget of a moon has been discovered lurking in the inner orbit of Neptune. The moon, dubbed Hippocamp, is about the size of Chicago and so faint only…

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