After ‘Pig Restaurant’ Scandal, Netanyahu Goes for Seafood

Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu points to red line he has drawn on graphic of bomb as he addresses 67th United Nations General Assembly in New York

Fresco by Scotto, the non-kosher Manhattan Italian restaurant picked by Prime Minister Netanyahu and his patron, Casino Magnate Sheldon Adelson, for their get together following Bibi’s UN Assembly speech this week (See Bibi, Sheldon, Doing Traif Italian Lunch After UN Assembly Speech), has become the focal point of a raging storm in Israel’s Haredi newspapers. After all, those newspaper argued, a prime minister so vociferous on the rights More...

Less News Is Better News: Arthur Salzburger to Fire 100 Newsroom Employees

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Some would consider it a necessary step for an iconic newspaper facing the digital age, but others would see it a desecration of a New York institution, like giving a facelift More...

James Iovine and Dr. Dre Sue Roam for Cashing in on Beats Earphone Reputation

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Record and film producer James Iovine and Dr. Dre developed the Beats earphone brand that was sold to Apple in August. A month later, Roam released an earphone called Rope, raising More...

Jim Dolan and Irving Azoff’s Partnership Started With a Snake

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Adam and Eve were brought together in the most disastrous joint venture of all time with a snake. According to the New York Post, a snake also brought Jim Dolan and Irving Azoff More...

G20 Leaders Meet In St. Petersburg For The Summit

Argentina Makes Local Debt Payment Deposit, Defying Angry U.S. Judge, Paul Singer

On Tuesday, Argentina deposited a $161 million bond interest payment with a local trustee, in open defiance of a contempt call by a U.S. judge who said the move would be illegal, More...

Bibi, Sheldon, Doing Traif Italian Lunch After UN Assembly Speech

  After telling the UN General Assembly on Monday, or, rather, educating them about the strong similarities between the Hamas and ISIS (although Hamas is not known for chopping More...

AJC Applauds Netanyahu’s ‘Eloquent UN Speech’

The American Jewish Committee hailed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address today to the UN General Assembly. “Prime Minister Netanyahu powerfully spoke More...

Waze 3.9 to Add Available Parking Feature

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Google Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG) Israeli unit Waze has updated its navigation app to version 3.9 for iPhone and Android users More...

Israeli LapSpace Laparoscopic Device Passes Successful Trials

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  Israel’s LapSpace Medical, a portfolio company of The Trendlines Group, announced it completed a series of successful More...

Max Levchin 640x360 Paypal’s Founder Max Levchin on Why Millenials Are Ditching Plastic

On the news that eBay is finally spinning off Paypal, the online payment facilitator’s founder, Max...

Professor Nouriel Roubini NYU Professor Nouriel Roubini: Markets’ Rational Complacency

- An increasingly obvious paradox has emerged in global financial markets this year. Though geopolitical risks...

Corporate And Media Leaders Attend Allen & Company Media And Technology Conf. Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Just Won’t Brake for Bureaucrats

At a gathering of U.S. mayors in Sacramento on Sunday, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said he...

30 Seconds Battery Charging Co StoreDot Raises $32 Million

Roman Abramovitch Takes The Stand As Boris Berezovsky Sues Him For Billions

- StoreDot has developed a battery charger that can recharge a smartphone in 30 seconds. -   Israeli start-up More...

Douglas Hodge: Bill Gross ‘Does Not Define’ Pimco

After the shocking and sudden departure of Bill Gross from Pimco, the hedge fund he founded 30 years ago, a More...

Aberdeen Israel Fund Sees Slow Summer, Gains for the Year

While the conflict in the Middle East, including the military operations between Israel and Gaza, and ongoing More...

Oregon Suing Baker Melissa Klein for Refusing Lesbians a Wedding Cake

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Baker Melissa Klein, of Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Oregon, is facing a $150,000 lawsuit over the forced More...

Lady Gaga Wants $1.4 Million From Failed Plagiarism Plaintiff

  Lady Gaga has claimed $1.4 million in legal costs following a failed plagiarism lawsuit against her, More...

Shaya Boymelgreen Loses Court Ruling

  Controversial developer Jeshayahu “Shaya” Boymelgreen has been ordered by a New York judge to hand More...