Saturday, January 28, 2023

US

US Board Says Boeing Max Likely Hit A Bird Before 2019 Crash

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(AP) - U.S. accident investigators disagree with Ethiopian authorities over the cause of a sensor malfunction that preceded the March 2019 crash of a Boeing 737 Max shortly after t...

Cops Took 5 Hours To Warn Dance Hall Shooter Was On The Run

(AP) - Lost in the aftermath of the Monterey Park, California, ballroom dance hall shooting that left 11 people dead is an alarming fact: It took five hours for authorities to aler...

Suspect Sought After 3 Killed In Convenience Store Shooting

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SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities closed portions of several roads Tuesday as they searched for the suspect in a random shooting at a Yakima, Washington, convenience store that left at le...

Crypto Firms Acted Like Banks, Then Collapsed Like Dominoes

NEW YORK (AP) — Over the past few years, a number of companies have attempted to act as the cryptocurrency equivalent of a bank, promising lucrative returns to customers who deposi...

Nurses Ratify Contracts After Strike At Two NYC Hospitals

NEW YORK (AP) — Nurses who went on strike at two major New York City hospitals this month have ratified the contracts that were hammered out to end the walkout, their union said Tu...

Learning To Lie: AI Tools Adept At Creating Disinformation

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Artificial intelligence is writing fiction, making images inspired by Van Gogh and fighting wildfires. Now it's competing in another endeavor once limited to huma...

AP Investigation: Extreme Israeli Group Takes Root In US With Fundraising Bid

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JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli group raising funds for Jewish extremists convicted in some of the country’s most notorious hate crimes is collecting tax-exempt donations from American...

Classified Documents Found At Former Vice President Mike Pence’s Indiana Residence

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NEW YORK (AP) — Documents with classified markings were discovered in former Vice President Mike Pence's Indiana Home last week, according to his attorney. “The additional recor...

Twitter Faces Lawsuits Over Unpaid Rent For US HQ, UK Office

LONDON (AP) — More landlords are taking Twitter to court over unpaid rent, this time at the social media company’s headquarters in San Francisco and its British offices — the lates...

Amazon Launches A Subscription Prescription Drug Service

(AP) - Amazon is adding a prescription drug discount program to its growing health care business. The retail giant said Tuesday that it will launch RxPass, a subscription servic...

UTJ Submits Bill To Prevent Chametz In Hospitals On Pesach, Opposition Slams ‘Religious Coercion’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In another indication of the new government's intent to roll back policies of its predecessor, the UTJ party submitted a bill to ban Chometz from hospitals du...

Orthodox Coalition Decries Lawsuit Claiming Abortion to be a Jewish Value

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BALTIMORE (VINnews) — The Coalition for Jewish Values (CJV), representing over 2000 traditional, Orthodox rabbis in American public policy, decried a lawsuit against the state of M...

Ben Shapiro Defends Israeli PM: ‘Israeli Courts Are A Dictatorship, Netanyahu Trying To Democratize System’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In his popular Daily Wire podcast, Conservative pundit Ben Shapiro defended the Netanyahu government’s plans to reform the Israeli judicial system, and slamme...

WATCH: Suspect In Custody After Killing 7 In California Community

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HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — Seven people were killed in two related shootings Monday at a mushroom farm and a trucking firm in a coastal community south of San Francisco, and a su...

Concern Over NYC Police Filming Of People Leaving Drake Show

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NEW YORK (AP) — Some audience members leaving a concert by Drake at a Manhattan theater came outside to see a New York Police Department officer filming those filing out, raising c...

Israel, US Launch Major Juniper Oak Military Drills

JERUSALEM (JNS) - The Israel Defense Forces and U.S. Central Command on Monday launched Exercise Juniper Oak 2023, which is taking place in Israel and the Eastern Mediterranean Sea...

THE DEFINITIVE RAP: Holocaust Remembrance Day, Interview with Dr Moshe Katz

It is 80 years since the Holocaust began. The lessons we have learned in history is that we cannot forget what has happened. We cannot forget because of the victims, their persecut...

US Proposes Once-A-Year Covid Shots For Most Americans

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health officials want to make COVID-19 vaccinations more like the annual flu shot. The Food and Drug Administration on Monday proposed a simplified approa...

Education Commissioner Rosa Orders NYC to Complete Yeshiva Probe Within 6 Months

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — New York State’s Education Department (NYSED) has imposed a deadline for New York City to complete its investigations into yeshivas. The NYSED set a six mon...

Is Tipping Getting Out Of Control? Many Consumers Say Yes

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NEW YORK (AP) - Across the country, there’s a silent frustration brewing about an age-old practice that many say is getting out of hand: tipping. Some fed-up consumers are posti...