Tops Friendly Markets Completes Acquisition of Four Big M Stores
Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in upstate New York, northern Pennsylvania and western Vermont, today announced that the company has completed the acquisition of four Big M supermarkets.
Jordan and Israel 'as one' over Syria and Iran attack
A senior Jordanian official has confirmed that the Hashemite Kingdom is allowing the Israelis to fly unmanned drones over its air space as part of the Israeli monitoring of the situation in Syria.
Tue May 21, 2013
UN: Drop in Syrians reaching Jordan, unclear why
The president of a New York police union defended an officer who accidentally killed a Hofstra University student during a standoff with an armed intruder, saying Tuesday the only person responsible for the woman's death... GENEVA - U.N. officials said Tuesday that the number of Syrian refugees arriving in Jordan has suddenly fallen from an average ... (more)
Ahmad Battah honors winners of Sixth National Technology Parade
Deputizing for HRH Princess Sumaya bint El Hassan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Princess Sumaya University for Technology , Prof.
Mon May 20, 2013
Royal Jordanian, Amadeus IT Group donate 100 computers to support education in Jordan
Royal Jordanian and Amadeus IT Group SA, a leading technology partner for the global travel industry, reached an agreement by which Amadeus donated around 100 pre-owned desktop and laptop computers that were uplifted by Royal Jordanian free of charge from Amadeus headquarters in Madrid to Amman.
Jordan: Arab Spring paved way for press freedoms
The Supreme Court is taking a new case on the intersection of religion and government in a dispute over prayers used to open meetings in an upstate New York town.
Students accused of desecrating Qur'an
A Jordanian military tribunal on Sunday acquitted five university students of incitement charges levelled over accusations they had engaged in "devil worship" and desecrated the Qur'an, a court official said.
Sun May 19, 2013
QAIA records consistent passenger and aircraft traffic growth for March 2013
For the third consecutive month this year, Airport International Group - the Jordanian company responsible for the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of the Queen Alia International Airport - has recorded positive results for QAIA traffic growth in March 2013.
Thu May 16, 2013
Political Instability in Jordan
Authors: Robert Satloff, Executive Director, Washington Institute for Near East Policy, and David Schenker, Director, Program on Arab Politics, Washington Institute for Near East Policy Jordan has so far weathered the political storm that has engulfed much of the Middle East since late 2010.
Jordan needs new and bold effort in Jerusalem
Whether the Jordanian government likes it or not, the Jordanian-Palestinian agreement and the mood of the people regarding Jerusalem require it to take a new look at the situation in the holy city.
Jordan: Aerobatic trainer jet crashes near Syrian border, 2 Jordanian pilots killed
The New York Post reports that J-Lo is in the process of purchasing this Hamptons estate, last asking $9.995M, and boasting a 8,659-square-foot main house on three acres.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Israeli Design for the Palestinians
It is becoming clearer what the future Israeli plan for the Palestinians is. With the collusion of the United States the plan has two main components: The first is to make the life of the Palestinians miserable enough that they will want to leave and immigrate elsewhere.
Tue May 14, 2013
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Future uncertain for class car in CNY
For more than 13 years, some of the most expensive cars to hit the road have been made in Onondaga County.
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Kerry Says Syria Peace Talks Expected in June
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he expects Syria's government and the main opposition coalition to attend a peace conference in early June, with the goal of ending their two-year conflict.
Mon May 13, 2013
US, Britain increase pressure on Russia over Syria
The United States and Britain have stepped up pressure on Russia over Syria, but US president Barack Obama warned old suspicions could trample new "common ground" on the crisis.
Sixth National Technology Parade winners honored
Ahmad Battah, Mutah University's Vice-president for Academic Affairs, honored the winners of the Sixth National Technology Parade .
Syrian troops take control of strategic town
Syrian troops have taken full control of a town near the highway linking the capital Damascus with Jordan, a new advance in the regime's campaign to drive rebels from the strategic south, an activist group said Monday.
Syrian troops take full control of strategic town
When Amtrak unveils the first of 70 new locomotives Monday at a plant in California, it will mark what the national passenger railroad service hopes will be a new era of better reliability, streamlined maintenance... When Amtrak unveils the first of 70 new locomotives Monday at a plant in California, it will mark what the national passenger ... (more)
Sun May 12, 2013
Jordan flexes its muscles after first Israeli threat to Al Aqsa since Jerusalem deal
Palestinians demonstrate at Al Aqsa mosque following Friday prayers outside the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, May 10.