Bach said the IOC would send advice this week to all national Olympic committees.
Before the doors of the Oval Office opened and he walked inside to meet President Barack Obama for the first time a year ago, Stephen Curry was overcome by nerves and a little fear. The fifth-year guard is averaging 24.7 points per game since the beginning of December and ranks behind only Curry with 155 […]
Third Annual “Orthodox Jewish All Stars” awards and gala Dec. 2 in NYC celebrates Jewish pride amid growing anti-Semitism New York, NY, Dec. 5 – More than 300 Jews from across the religious spectrum from Hasidic to secular gathered for the Third Annual Orthodox Jewish All Stars Awards red-carpet event this week at the Museum […]
On a Northwest Airways flight from Atlanta, a well attired middle-aged woman found herself sitting next to a man wearing a kippa (‘yarmulka’ in Yiddish). She called the attendant over to complain about her seating. ‘What seems to be the problem, Madam?’ asked the attendant. ‘You’ve sat me next to a Jew!! I can’t possibly sit next to this […]
The Jew in the City Second Annual “Top 10 Orthodox Jewish All Stars” Awardees and Red Carpet event will take place on Sunday, November 24th in New York City New York, NY, October 16, 2013 – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Nobel Laureate Robert Aumann are among ten individuals who have been named 2013 Orthodox Jewish […]
Including California, retail gasoline prices on the West Coast averaged $2.312 per gallon, down 6.3 cents from last week.
ROUGH GOING: Stock markets have endured a torrid start to the year as investors have fretted over a number of issues, including the fall in the price of oil to multi-year lows, a slowdown in China and whether many parts of the global economy will fall into recession and suffer a debilitating period of deflation, […]
SABMiller has been informed by AB InBev that it is in receipt of a binding offer from Asahi Group Holdings to acquire SABMiller’s Peroni, Grolsch and Meantime (PGM) brands and their associated businesses in Italy, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom for Euro 2,550 million on a debt free/cash free basis. The 3.5 billion dollars […]
Ferguson’s city council voted late Tuesday to conditionally approve most of the tentative settlement reached with the Justice Department last month in the wake of the 2014 shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, by a white police officer. Wilson, who later resigned, was cleared of wrongdoing by both a St. Louis County […]
There is a risk that Zika could be spread locally if it was introduced to Hong Kong, the statement said, because Aedes Albopictus mosquitoes, which transmit the virus, live there.
An Alaska Airlines flight originating in Boston was diverted to Denver International Airport Tuesday night.