Saturday, March 2, 2024

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Activists Build Treehouses to Protest Tesla’s Plans to Expand Its Plant Near Berlin

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BERLIN (AP) — Environmental activists are staging a protest in a forest near Berlin against plans to expand the grounds of electric carmaker Tesla's first plant in Europe and are vowing to stay in pla...

Nyc’s Mayor Says He Stands by Top Aide at Center of Latest FBI Raid on Members of His Inner Circle

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Eric Adams on Friday stood by a longtime adviser whose properties were raided by the FBI and shrugged off concerns about the mounting federal probes of people linke...

A Texas town was helpless to watch as the largest wildfire in state history engulfed it

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STINNETT, Texas (AP) — As the largest wildfire in Texas history engulfed his town, Danny Phillips was left helpless. “We had to watch from a few miles away as our neighborhood burned,” he said, his...

MIRACLE FOOTAGE: First responders save truck driver dangling off bridge between Indiana and Kentucky

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Palestinian Terrorist to Receive Cosmetic Surgery in Israeli Hospital

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(JNS) - A Palestinian terrorist who was shot after ramming his vehicle into security personnel is scheduled to undergo cosmetic surgery in an Israeli hospital later this year. Azmi Nafa is serving ...

New Zealand Declares Entire Hamas Organization a Terror Group

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New Zealand has designated the entire Hamas organization as a terrorist group, its prime minister, Christopher Luxon, announced on Feb. 29. While the armed wing of Hamas, known as the Izz ad-Din...

Elon Musk Sues OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman, Claiming Betrayal of Its Goal to Benefit Humanity

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(AP) - Elon Musk is suing OpenAI and its CEO Sam Altman over what he says is a betrayal of the ChatGPT maker's founding aims of benefiting humanity rather than pursuing profits. In a lawsuit filed ...

Bangladeshi Leader Says a Shopping Mall That Caught Fire Had No Emergency Exits. Death Toll Climbs

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DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A six-story shopping mall that caught fire in the Bangladeshi capital had no fire exits, the country's prime minister said Friday, as the death toll climbed to at least 46 and...

With Trash Bins Now Required in NYC, Only the Rats Are Sorry to See the Garbage Piles Go

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's tradition of piling garbage bags on the sidewalk for pickup is going the way of the dinosaur. As of Friday, all 200,000 businesses in the Big Apple are required to p...

New York Community Bancorp Plunges on Abrupt Departure of CEO and Emerging Internal Controls Issues

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Shares of New York Community Bancorp are plunging at the opening bell Friday after the abrupt departure of the longtime CEO of the bank, which has now delayed mandatory financial disclosures with regu...

Putin Foe Alexei Navalny Is Buried in Moscow as Thousands Attend Under Heavy Police Presence

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(AP) - Under a heavy police presence, thousands of people bade farewell Friday to opposition leader Alexei Navalny at his funeral in Moscow after his still-unexplained death two weeks ago in an Arctic...

MK’s Outraged After Israel Releases Dozens of Arab Prisoners Early Due to ‘Lack of Space’

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ISRAEL (VINnews) — Dozens of Palestinians were unexpectedly released from an Israeli prison on Thursday, and some MK’s are slamming the officials who authorized the release. The Arab prisoners, who...

Finance Minister Smotrich Says It’s a Mistake to Alienate Charedim Over Draft Bill

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ISRAEL (VINnews) — In a new op-ed piece, right-wing Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich expressed that while he personally believes that Charedim should serve in the IDF, it would be a mistake to dissol...

IRS Launches Crackdown on 125,000 Wealthy ‘Non-filers’

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The IRS plans to go after 125,000 high-income earners who did not file tax returns going back to 2017 — and the agency expects to collect roughly $100 billion in back taxes. Begin...

The Pink Bloomingdales Dress

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By Rabbi Yair Hoffman A young lady ordered a dress, a pink one at Bloomingdales online.  It was 70% off.  But can she wear it? What about covering the dress with a black sweater?  Wh...

WATCH: ‘Probably not by Monday,’ Biden admits ceasefire not as close as he thought

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(JNS) — Days after he said he hoped there would be a ceasefire in Gaza by Monday, March 4, U.S. President Joe Biden said on Thursday before boarding Marine One that the timeline was likely unreali...

One Tech Tip: Don’t Use Rice for Your Device. Here’s How to Dry Out Your Smartphone

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LONDON (AP) — You were walking next to a swimming pool when you slipped and dropped your phone into the water. Or it slipped out of your hand when you were next to a filled bathtub or toilet. Howev...

Officials Investigate Rare Nervous System Disorder in Older Adults Who Got RSV Vaccine

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NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are investigating whether there's a link between two new RSV vaccines and cases of a rare nervous system disorder in older U.S. adults. The inquiry is based on fewe...

Israel-Hamas War Brings Back Pain to Argentine Jewish Community Decades After Major Bombing Attack

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — On Oct. 7, when Hamas militants attacked numerous targets in Israel, killing hundreds and abducting others, Marina Degtiar felt she had traveled back in time, to July 18...

Lawmakers Fault Defense Secretary Austin for a Failure of Leadership Over His Secret Hospital Stay

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin faced pointed bipartisan criticism at a congressional hearing Thursday for his failure to promptly notify President Joe Biden and other U.S. leaders ab...