Police detain, interrogate Conservative rabbi for marrying people
Police in Haifa abruptly woke prominent Masorti (Conservative) leader Rabbi Dubi Haiyun at 5:30am this morning at his home in Haifa, detained him, and took him in for questioning at the local police station for performing weddings outside of the Chief Rabbinate.
High-tech hotel wars: Sleeping in China just got more futuristic
—Hotel guests inChinamight no longer have to worry about figuring out the air-con control panels or waiting in line to check in.Two major international hotel groups have just announced they're rolling out some high-tech upgrades at properties throughout the country.Firstly, InterContinental Hotels G
Archaeologists opened a mysterious black sarcophagus found in Egypt — and they discovered a gruesome scene
Workers unearth coffin containing three mummies with sewage water and bones inside in Alexandria, Egypt July 19, 20REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
U.S.-Funded Broadcaster Directed Ads to Americans
A broadcasting organization backed by the federal government has used Facebook to target ads at United States citizens, in potential violation of longstanding laws meant to protect Americans from domestic propaganda.Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, which typically broadcasts to audiences in Europe,
Russia Got Me Fired From the U.N.
When my phone buzzed at 1:11 p.m. on a Friday afternoon this past March, I knew there was a problem. I had been expecting an email from New York, not a WhatsApp message asking if I had “a minute” to talk.