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Dream Theater returns to Israel

February 20th, 2019|

The American band, formed in 1985 at the Berklee College of Music in Boston, has performed here in 2009, 2011 and 2017.

Ethan Dor-Shav’s soul is on fire

February 20th, 2019|

Large-scale paintings, by painter and biblical scholar, bridge gap between lives of the mind and body.

Middle East

Iran’s Zarif slams U.S. ‘hypocrisy’ over Saudi nuclear plan

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Foreign minister accuses Washington of ignoring the kingdom's human rights violations, in light of congressional report on U.S.-Saudi cooperation

Hamas heightens risk of war with violent nights on Gaza border

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The Israeli army has increased its use of live fire during the nighttime demonstrations, which are more violent than the weekly Friday protests

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Ukraine says Nazi display at mall part of Russian ‘information warfare’

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"We regard this outrageous incident with the hacker attack in the Gorodok Gallery shopping mall as part of a hybrid information warfare, which Ukraine has faced since 2014."

Putin: We’ll target USA if Washington deploys missiles in Europe

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"It's their right to think how they want. But can they count? I'm sure they can. Let them count the speed and the range of the weapons systems we are developing," Putin told Russia's political elite.

You, Jeremy Corbyn, have led Labour into authoritarianism, mob rule and institutionalized racism against Jews

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on You, Jeremy Corbyn, have led Labour into authoritarianism, mob rule and institutionalized racism against Jews

Some of your own advisors told me that they believe you’re an anti-Semite - but want to try and change you. But you can’t be changed. You've torn up Labour’s commitment to anti-racism, and now, after 13 years, I’ve torn up my party membership card

Netanyahu’s embrace of ethno-nationalists endangers Jews in Europe

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Israel’s right-wing is seduced by European nationalists’ warmth toward the Jewish state, and their hostility toward Islam. But an illiberal Europe intolerant of minorities and pluralism is a disaster for Jews

UK MPs, Jewish orgs back Labour party splinter group

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Seven MPs quit UK Labour Party on Monday due to its failure to tackle antisemitism and its stance on Brexit

Israeli entrepreneurs target lucrative global retail accelerator

February 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on Israeli entrepreneurs target lucrative global retail accelerator

Ten selected start-ups will participate in the accelerator taking place in both Berlin and Minneapolis, and receive funding of up to $120,000 each.

Why Netflix needs to remake ‘Holocaust’

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When two-thirds of American millennials say they don’t know what Auschwitz is, it’s time for a remake of ‘Holocaust’

‘Alita: Battle Angel’: A tiny heroine proves size doesn’t matter

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on ‘Alita: Battle Angel’: A tiny heroine proves size doesn’t matter

Unlike other cinematic post-apocalyptic sagas, James Cameron's Japanese manga heroine Alita isn’t suffused with existential depression. But like them, it suffers from the sequel malady

Tapas news

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A global festival at Vicky Cristina; a debut for Honolulu Tiki Bar.

Neanderthals were alpha predators, study shows

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The Neanderthal predilection for meat had been strongly suspected; now molecular study shows similarities to wolves

Was Stonehenge built of repurposed stones?

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Was Stonehenge built of repurposed stones?

Origin of the great standing bluestones has been found nearly 300 kilometers away in west Wales, split from volcanic outcrops 5,000 years ago – and Stonehenge may not have been their original destination

Jefferson, Innovation Authority offer $1m. to healthcare innovators

February 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Jefferson, Innovation Authority offer $1m. to healthcare innovators

The goal of the program is to co-develop, test and pilot impactful technologies, products, services and devices within the rich environment that exists at Jefferson.

Your Investments: I’ll take the shoes in both black and red

February 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Your Investments: I’ll take the shoes in both black and red

If you budget and have the money for certain ones, then go ahead and treat yourself. But if you can’t afford to take the family to Italy for a week of skiing, then go to the Hermon for a day or two.

Your Taxes: Tax Authority scraping the barrel?

February 14th, 2019|Comments Off on Your Taxes: Tax Authority scraping the barrel?

This may be a nightmare scenario – being forced to find and report income and expense documentation going back 7-11 years.

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Why do zebras have stripes? It’s their missile defense system

By | February 20th, 2019|Categories: Health|

Vampire horse flies have trouble getting their approach speed right when trying to land on a zebra for lunch: they either fly over the stripes or crash, says new theory

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Israelis invent risk-free, high-resolution test for fetal mutations in first trimester

By | February 20th, 2019|Categories: Health|

Current tests such as amniocentesis are less accurate and can only be done much later in the pregnancy ■ University working on commercialization

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Hungarian FM to Post: Budapest has no problem with George Soros’ religion

By | February 20th, 2019|Categories: Israel|

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said that the issue the Hungarian government has is with the views held by George Soros.

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