Supreme Court Leans Toward Trump on Ending 'Dreamers' Immigrant Program Hamodia

The Supreme Court's conservative majority signaled support on Tuesday for President Donald Trump's bid to kill a program that protects hundreds of thousands of immigrants - dubbed "Dreamers" - who…

Israel

Apprehensions Over Escalation of Gaza FightingZalman Ahnsaf

As of Tuesday night, Gaza terrorists had fired over 200 rockets at Israel and at least 46 Israelis had been treated for light injuries and anxiety. B’chasdei Shamayim, no Israelis…

190 Rockets Fired From Gaza, 46 People Injured, Several Hundred Reservists Called UpZalman Ahnsaf

As of Tuesday night, Gaza terrorists had fired some 190 rockets at Israel and 46 Israelis had been treated for light injuries and anxiety. B’chasdei Shamayim, no Israelis were killed…

8-Year-Old Collapses Unconscious in Attack on HolonHamodia Staff

In the most serious incident of Tuesday’s rocket barrage from Gaza, an 8-year-old lost consciousness during an attack on Holon and was evacuated to hospital in serious condition. The girl…

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Community

Rabbi Hillel Mandel, Z”lRabbi Binyomin Zev Karman

The Chicago community was thrown into mourning by the sudden passing of Rabbi Hillel Mandel, Menahel of Yeshivah Ohr Baruch-Veitzener Cheder at age 62. Rabbi Mandel was a noted master…

More Jewish Organizations Join Call for Termination of Pollard’s ParoleAvraham Weissman

A week after three national Jewish organizations issued separate pleas to President Trump to terminate the parole of Jonathan Pollard so he can properly care for his wife who is…

NYPD Seeks Help in Identifying Suspects in Anti-Semitic IncidentsHamodia Staff

The New York City Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying individuals involved in a recent spate of anti-Semitic acts of aggravated harassment that occurred in the…

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National

Supreme Court Weighs Whether Mexican Family Can Sue in U.S.Hamodia

The Supreme Court’s left-leaning justices on Tuesday appeared willing to allow a lawsuit filed by the parents of a Mexican teenager shot over the border by an American agent, but…

Warren Proposes ‘Corporate Perjury’ Law Related to Industry-Funded ResearchHamodia

Senator Elizabeth Warren on Tuesday proposed a new “corporate perjury” law that she would pursue if elected to the White House, inspired by Exxon Mobil Corp’s failure to share accurate…

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World

Russia: Kiev Should Extend East Ukraine Special Status Law to 2020Hamodia

Borys Gryzlov, Russia’s envoy to an international working group on the conflict in eastern Ukraine, said on Tuesday that Kiev should extend until 2020 a policy granting special status to…

Clinton Criticizes U.K. Gov’t for Blocking Russian ReportHamodia

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she’s “dumbfounded” that the U.K. government has failed to release a report on Russian influence in British politics as the country prepares…

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Regional

Felder Criticizes de Blasio Over Special Ed FundingReuvain Borchardt

The de Blasio administration has not been meeting its legal requirements to provide mandated funding for special-needs children, alleges state Sen. Simcha Felder, and he urges the mayor to bring…

Gov. Cuomo Notifies National Grid of Intent to Revoke Certificate to Operate Downstate Gas FranchiseHamodia Staff

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Tuesday issued a letter to National Grid CEO John Pettigrew and President John Bruckner giving 14 days notice of New York State’s intent to revoke…

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Politics

Bloomberg Registers for 2020 Ballot in ArkansasHamodia

Michael Bloomberg has filed paperwork to appear on the ballot in Arkansas’ March 3 presidential primary. The billionaire former New York mayor hasn’t formally announced a bid for the Democratic…

As Impeachment Probe Starts New Phase, Trump Promises Another TranscriptHamodia

President Donald Trump on Tuesday dangled a new line of defense a day before Congress’s impeachment inquiry into his dealings with Ukraine goes public, promising to release details about another…

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Business

Asia Stocks in Dark on Trade, Seek Enlightenment From TrumpHamodia

Asian share markets edged higher on Tuesday and Europe looked set to follow as investors awaited a speech by President Donald Trump on U.S. trade policy and on news he…

Business Briefs – November 11, 2019Hamodia

Malaysian ex-PM Najib Ordered To Enter Defense in 1MDB Case KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) – Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak has been ordered to present his defense after a…

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Health, Science & Technology

U.S. Officials Identify ‘Strong Culprit’ in Vaping IllnessesHamodia

U.S. health officials announced a breakthrough Friday into the cause of a mysterious outbreak of vaping illnesses, reporting they have a “very strong culprit.” The same chemical compound was found…

High-Tech Chestnuts: U.S. to Consider Genetically Altered TreeHamodia

Chestnuts harvested from high branches on a chilly fall morning look typical: they’re marble sized, russet colored and nestled in prickly burs. But many are like no other nuts in…

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