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Army Spent NIS 32M ($9M) on Iron Dome Rockets in Two Days, Report Shows -- How much did last week's rocket attacks on Israel cost? A report by Channel 12 estimates that the military costs alone amounted to tens of millions of shekels for the

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Iran's Khamenei Blames Enemies for 'Sabotage' in Gasoline Price Protests -- Iran's supreme leader on Sunday backed the government's decision to raise gasoline prices and called angry protesters who have been setting fire to public property over the hike "thugs," signaling

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U.S., S. Korea Postpone Military Drills in Bid to Bolster N. Korea Peace Effort -- The United States and South Korea said on Sunday they will postpone upcoming military drills in an effort to bolster a stalled peace push with North Korea, even as Washington

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Saudi Aramco to Sell 1.5% Stake, Valuing Company Up to $1.7T -- Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil giant Aramco announced Sunday it will sell a 1.5% stake in the company as it looks to raise as much as $25.6 billion from the sale.The

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Shechem Arab Gets Jail Sentence for Aiding Barkan Terrorist -- Dov Benovadia -- A Shomron military court on Sunday imposed a 20 month jail sentence on Abdullah Fouad Mustafa Mahmoud, who was found guilty of assisting Ashraf Nalaweh, the terrorist who carried out

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Lawsuit Targets Hamas Money Changers for Damages -- Dov Benovadia -- The Israel Law Center (Shurat Hadin) on Sunday filed a lawsuit demanding damages in the amount of NIS 500 million against Hamas – and against three money-changers in Yerushalayim, whose

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Police to Arabs: Turn in Weapons, No Questions Asked -- Dov Benovadia -- In response to the widespread availability of illegal firearms in the Arab sector, police announced over the weekend that they were starting a new program that would allow individuals to

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Suspect in Boro Park Egging Attacks Arrested -- Hamodia Staff -- The New York Hate Crimes Forces announced the arrest of 18-year-old suspect who was one of the group who carried out multiple anti-Semitic attacks in Boro Park last weekend. Mohib Hoque,

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BD'E-Kretchnif Rebbi-Kiryas Gat Zt'l -- Hamodia Staff -- The Kretchnifer Rebbe, Harav Yisrael Nissan Rosenbaum of Kiryat Gat, passed away after a sickness at the age of 70 years old. He was born in Rechovot, Israel in 1949

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Orthodox Fundraiser Nets Millions for Trump SuperPAC -- Reuvain Borchardt -- An Orthodox Jewish fundraiser in Manhattan Tuesday for President Donald Trump's America First Action SuperPAC raised more than $3.5 million. Four hundred people participated in the event, arranged by Monsey

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Trump Grants Pardons -- President Donald Trump has pardoned a former U.S. Army commando set to stand trial next year in the killing of a suspected Afghan bomb-maker and a former Army lieutenant convicted

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White House: Trump Undergoes Exam at Walter Reed -- President Donald Trump spent more than two hours at Walter Reed National Medical Center on Saturday for what the White House said were medical tests as part of his annual

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Hong Kong Officer Hit by Arrow; Police Fire Water Cannons -- A Hong Kong police officer was hit in the leg by an arrow Sunday as authorities used tear gas and water cannons to try to drive back protesters occupying a

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Leaked Russian Interference Report Raises U.K. Vote Questions -- A senior Labour party official says leaks from a report on Russian interference in British politics raises serious questions about the security of next month's election. The Sunday Times says

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NYC Sustainable Roof Requirements for New Buildings Goes Into Effect -- Hamodia Staff -- The New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) announced that as of Friday, as per Local Law 92 of 2019 and Local Law 94 of 2019, all new buildings and

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Gun Toting Assailant In Crown Heights Apprehended -- Hamodia -- The gun toting assailant who pistol whipped a biker, attacked two vehicles and broke the windows of Bais Rivkah Lefferts was apprehended Friday just hours after the police released a

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Nail-Biter Governor's Race in Louisiana Reaches Final Hours -- Hamodia -- In a race that has become a nail-biter, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards battled Saturday to defy the partisan odds in the ruby red South and win reelection to a

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Warren Pushes Back on Critics of Her Health Care Plan -- Hamodia -- Elizabeth Warren pushed back against critics of her newly-released plan to phase in implementation of a single-payer health care system, insisting Saturday that she is "fully committed" to Medicare for

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United Auto Workers Approve New 4-Year Contract With Ford -- Hamodia -- Members of the United Auto Workers union at Ford Motor Co. voted Friday to approve a new contract with the company. The union said in a statement that 56.3% of

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U.S.-China Trade-Deal Hopes Lift Stocks on Wall Street -- Hamodia -- Stocks moved higher on Wall Street and headed for records on Friday after U.S. officials said they were making progress in the latest push for a trade agreement with China.

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Motorola Brings Back the Razr as $1,500 Foldable Smartphone -- Mark Gurman -- Motorola is rebooting the iconic Razr flip phone as a 6.2-inch smartphone with a foldable display that gives the Lenovo-owned brand a unique selling point against Apple and Samsung

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China Tests Mars Lander in Int'l Cooperation Push -- Hamodia -- China invited observers to a successful test Thursday of its Mars lander as the country pushes for inclusion in more global space projects. The demonstration of hovering, obstacle avoidance and

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Republicans Must Stick With the Facts in Impeachment -- Hugh Hewitt -- On Tuesday, the Federalist ran an article by Jim Hanson titled "Alex Vindman Is Living, Breathing Proof That The Deep State Exists, And It Is Corrupt." The Federalist is a

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The Intention Counts -- Hamodia -- Few things in life are as frustrating and disappointing as when concerted efforts appear to be for naught. A frenetically busy mother of young children devotes weeks to trying, l'shem

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