Next Iran president likely to have gentler touch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) For eight years, Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has played the role of global provocateur-in-chief: questioning the Holocaust, saying Israel should be erased from the map and painting more…

Israeli hummus taking U.S. by storm

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YNetNews) Hummus is "moving up" in the United States, along with the leading manufacturer of the chickpea spread, Sabra Dipping Co., a joint venture of Pepsico and Israel's more…

Israeli strike in Syria targets Iranian arms

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The airstrike that Israeli warplanes carried out in Syria was directed at a shipment of advanced surface-to-surface missiles from Iran that Israel believed was intended for more…

Egyptian newspaper: 'Jews drink Egyptian blood'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Commentator) Then Egyptian newspaper "Misrelgdida" has recently published multiple features promoting the Jewish "blood libel" - an old anti-Semitic trope that claims Jews drink Christian and Muslim more…

N. Korea 'closer to nuke that can hit U.S.'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) North Korean advances in nuclear technology are moving the country closer to its goal of being able to strike the United States with an atomic weapon, more…

Feds probe Saudi compound in Virginia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Atlanta Journal-Constitution ) Federal authorities have launched an investigation into a Saudi Arabian compound in Northern Virginia over suspicions its residents may be engaging in human trafficking. Federal more…