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  1. Kobani may fall to militants, top US officer saysRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Central Ohio

    It is "highly possible" that the besieged Syrian city of Kobani could fall to Islamic State militants, the commander of U.S. military forces in the Middle East told reporters Friday. Army Gen.


  2. Ben Gurion Airport holds Ebola drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Times of Israel

    Israeli forces take part in a Ebola identification training exercise at Ben Gurion International Airport outside Tel Aviv on October 17, 2014, Officials and employees from the Population Immigration and Border Authority, airlines, the Magen David Adom emergency medical services, the Health Ministry and the police participated in the drill, aimed at identifying travelers who could potentially have contracted the virulent disease. Officials and employees from the Population Immigration and Border Authority, airlines, the Magen David Adom emergency medical services, the Health Ministry and the police participated in the drill, aimed at identifying travelers who could potentially have contracted the virulent disease.


  3. Report: Spanish parliament to vote on Palestinian state recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Jerusalem Post

    The Spanish parliament is reportedly slated to vote on recognizing Palestinian statehood following suit of British lawmakers earlier in the week, according to Al Arabiya on Thursday. The report came following a vote in Britain's House of Commons on Monday in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state alongside Israel.


  4. Congressman Byrne has strong feelings on Ebola, ISIS; now he wants constituents' viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Alabama Live

    U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope, already has made his views on Ebola and ISIS clear. Now he wants to hear yours.


  5. Police Limit Temple Mount Entry Anticipating Friday RiotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Anticipating yet another Muslim "day of rest" on Friday punctuated by the explosions of fireworks, rocks and general mayhem on the Temple Mount, the holiest site in Judaism, Jerusalem District Police Chief Yossi Pariente decided to limit entry for Muslim visitors. Muslim male visitors will be limited to those over the age of 50, in an attempt to limit the young Arab rioters expected to return to their increasingly frequent occupation of violent clashes with police to block Jewish entry.


  6. IST professor to address U.S. Department of State about the impact of MOOCsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | PressReleasePoint

    In recent years, massive open online courses have enabled millions of people across the world to have access to free higher education. While the original purpose of the MOOC model may have been to make higher education more democratic, it is increasingly being used as a tool to foster mutual understanding between the United States and other countries, and provide an opportunity for students across the world to "test drive" a U.S. higher education experience.


  7. On regional tour, UN envoy for Syria calls for political stability in LebanonRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | United Nations

    "We are still in the process of understanding what has changed in the region in terms of some perception of how to address in a political format, through a political process, the conflict in Syria," the Secretary-General's Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, said following his meeting with Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam. The Special Envoy arrived to Lebanon as part of his second tour of a visit to the region to "acquire more information and also more ideas."


  8. Hamas = Haganah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Times of Israel

    Only death will discharge us from our ranksa Our dream is to die for our countrya With the tears of bereaved mothers And the blood of innocent babies as mortar We shall plaster bodies to bricks We will erect the edifice of the homeland We are accustomed to hearing such sentiments from certain circles in the Palestinian National movement. Many of us are understandably repulsed by what appears to be a cult of death and martyrdom.


  9. Women trained in martial arts to run Goa taxisRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 |

    The service was launched by Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar. According to Goa Tourism Development Corporation chairperson Nilesh Cabral, the objective of starting the service was to underline the fact that Goa is a safe tourist destination for women.


  10. MomentumCONSTRUCTIVE DESTRUCTIONRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | American Reporter

    I'm sad about the state of the world economy - yet happy that the shop 'til you drop mentality is over. The men and women that I work with were sacrificing their lives while we went about accumulating more stuff from Wal-Mart that we didn't really need.


  11. Israeli parlaiment chief visits...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | New Vision

    By Paul Kiwuuwa The Israeli Parliament is to partner with the Ugandan legislature to cooperate in areas of research, training and development of agricultural development programmes. In a meeting with Uganda's Parliamentary Commission at Parliament Wednesday, the Director General of the Israeli Parliament Ronen Plot was impressed by Uganda's module of having representatives of People with Disabilities , youth, Women and other special interest groups.


  12. Israel's Famous Landmarks: 6 Must-See Spots in Tel AvivRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | News Max

    If Jerusalem is Israel's holy city, Tel Aviv is its party city, though it does have some famous landmarks. Just 44 miles apart, the two couldn't be more different.


  13. ISIS global vision has appeal in Pakistan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Proxy wars being waged in Syria and Yemen have obfuscated geostrategic clarity over the recent past and have resulted in shifting alliances between regional powers, explained Dr Franck Mermier, visiting French scholar and expert on Middle East, while speaking at a policy debate at the Jinnah Institute. "Sectarian fault lines have emerged stronger and the political system holding sway through the Arab world has given way," he said.


  14. Lou-Barletta-portraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WPMT-TV York

    Congressman Lou Barletta, PA-11, today called on the Obama Administration to enforce a ban on inbound travelers originating in countries affected by the growing Ebola outbreak. Barletta said the ban should be imposed immediately and last until health officials have a better grasp of the situation inside the United States and in the West African nations where the disease has become widespread.


  15. Amid deepening concerns over Ebola, Rep. Lou Barletta calls for travel bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    Citing concerns for public health, Rep. Lou Barletta, on Wednesday joined the growing ranks of Republicans calling on the Obama Administration to restrict travel to and from countries affected by the Ebola outbreak. Barletta, of the 11th congressional district, called for an immediate ban on inbound travelers from the West African countries affected by the deadly outbreak.


  16. Goa - Enjoying glorious vacation in the Land of Sun and FunRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    Golden sands, splendid sunshine, green pastures and a glorious history - Goa has all this and much more. No wonder tourists flock to this state from all over the world.


  17. Israel, Syria Conflict: 9 Quotes That Illustrate Struggles Through YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | News Max

    Israel and Syria have a long history of conflict, fighting three major wars since Israel was established in 1948. The two countries have never managed to establish any kind of diplomatic relationship.


  18. Inside Israel, 10:55 AMEvangelical Christian Prayer Vigil Blocked by RabbisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Pressure from the Chief Rabbinate and the Derech Emuna Rabbinic organization has succeeded in causing police to cancel an evangelical Christian prayer service, that was planned for Wednesday at the Southern Wall of the Temple Mount, near the Hulda Gate. International Christian Embassy Jerusalem organized the prayer vigil for the "restoration" of Jesus and called on Christian attendees to invite as many Jews as possible .


  19. Shame of artistic censorshipRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Jewish Chronicle

    Cultural boycott campaigners hammered another nail into the coffin of freedom of expression last week by again showing their willingness to embrace censorship and silence fellow artists. A group calling themselves "Artists Right 2 Say No" organised a panel discussion in response to the Tricycle Theatre rumpus over Israeli funding for the UK Jewish Film festival.


  20. Israel Documentaries: The 5 Most Controversial Films Made About IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | News Max

    While not all documentaries on Israel have spurred controversy, some have as they tackle topics of human rights, love, and war. A film depicting the torture of Palestinian children by Israeli forces in Tel Aviv is one of the latest such documentaries that has created controversy for Israel.