Daily Archives: October 16, 2020

Israel promoting bill to compensate businesses on quarantine pay that could harm asylum seekers

By | 2020-10-16T23:55:53+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Israel|

The draft bill would force employers to cover asylum seeker salaries if they went into quarantine, while draining other precarious workers of sick days

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Israel promoting bill to compensate businesses on quarantine pay that could harm asylum seekers

By | 2020-10-16T23:55:53+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Israel|

The draft bill would force employers to cover asylum seeker salaries if they went into quarantine, while draining other precarious workers of sick days

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For Bedouin Israeli university students, remote learning is an obstacle course

By | 2020-10-16T22:42:58+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Israel|

Often with no internet access at home and weak cellphone connections in their unrecognized villages, they might start dropping out, educators fear

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For Bedouin Israeli university students, remote learning is an obstacle course

By | 2020-10-16T22:42:58+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Israel|

Often with no internet access at home and weak cellphone connections in their unrecognized villages, they might start dropping out, educators fear

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Twitter appears to backtrack on blocking New York Post article

By | 2020-10-16T21:59:05+00:00 October 16th, 2020|World|

The company's policy chief Vijaya Gadde said Thursday night that Twitter had decided to make changes to its hacked materials policy following feedback,

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Paris attacker decapitates teacher for using drawings of Prophet Muhammad

By | 2020-10-16T21:53:47+00:00 October 16th, 2020|World|

Rumors surrounding the attack suggest that the teacher had presented caricatures of Muhammad, which the attacker took as incentive.

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Supreme Court to hear Trump bid to exclude illegal immigrants from census

By | 2020-10-16T21:49:32+00:00 October 16th, 2020|World|

The court, likely to soon have a 6-3 conservative majority if the Republican-controlled Senate confirms Trump nominee Amy Coney Barrett, will hear the case on Nov. 30.

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Resolving the dishwasher vs. hand washing dilemma amid a COVID lockdown

By | 2020-10-16T20:40:19+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Israel|

As we shelter in place, an empty sink is as elusive as happiness. But what's the best way to deal with the never-ending piles of dishes?

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Police officer documented pepper spraying, kicking protester in Haifa

By | 2020-10-16T20:07:49+00:00 October 16th, 2020|Israel|

Incident occurred following Thursday demonstrations at the northern Israeli city, but police contest the 'partial' account and framing

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