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IDF Announces Completion Of Successful 10-Day Operation Against Hamas In Southern Gaza

The IDF on Monday announced the completion of a 10-day operation against Hamas in the Hamad area of Khan Yunis in southern Gaza. The operation resulted in the arrest of around 300 Hamas terrorists and the killing of between 70-100, according to the IDF. Egoz and Maglan’s special forces were at the forefront of much […]

IDF Strikes Hamas Rocket Launching Position After Attack On Ashdod

The IDF on Monday struck a Hamas rocket launching position used in a barrage earlier in the day on the southern coastal city of Ashdod. The launchers, according to the IDF, were located adjacent to a civilian shelter in central Gaza’s Deir al-Balah. “The launches were carried out from a humanitarian zone in the Deir […]

Russian Soyuz Spacecraft With 3 Astronauts Docks At The International Space Station

A Russian spacecraft with three astronauts successfully docked Monday at the International Space Station. The Soyuz MS-25 spacecraft carrying NASA astronaut Tracy Dyson, Russian Oleg Novitsky and Marina Vasilevskaya of Belarus reached the space outpost after Saturday’s blastoff from the Russian-leased Baikonur launch facility in Kazakhstan that followed an aborted launch attempt two days earlier. […]

Gideon Sa’ar Resigns From Netanyahu’s Government Over Not Being Appointed To War Cabinet

Gideon Sa’ar, chair of the New Hope party, announced his resignation from the government on Monday, citing his lack of influence on the government’s prosecution of the conflict in Gaza. Sa’ar had joined the emergency government following October 7, but had not been appointed to the war cabinet. “I believed and I still believe – […]

US And UK Announce Sanctions Over China-Linked Hacks On Lawmakers And Election Watchdog

The U.S. and British governments on Monday announced sanctions against a company and two people linked to the Chinese government over a string of malicious cyberactivity targeting the U.K.’s election watchdog and lawmakers in both countries. Officials said those sanctioned are responsible for a hack that may have gained access to information on tens of […]

Nearly $2 Billion Is Up For Grabs As Mega Millions And Powerball Jackpots Soar

The stars have aligned in the lottery universe like never before, with two jackpots totaling nearly $2 billion. With an estimated $1.1 billion Mega Millions prize and an estimated $800 million Powerball jackpot, it’s the first time the two nearly national lottery games have each grown so large at the same time. Both massive prizes […]

Border Patrol Chief Warns That Terrorists Could Be Infiltrating US Through Southern Border

“Some migrants coming across the southern border may pose a serious ‘national security threat,'” warned Border Patrol Chief Jason Owens in an interview with CBS’s “Face the Nation.” Owens explained that smugglers control the flow of illegal migrants and that it is difficult to prevent them from entering the country along the 1,900-mile border with […]

The IRS Has 940,000 Unclaimed Tax Refunds From 2020 That Are About To Expire

The IRS is warning taxpayers that they may be leaving more than $1 billion on the table. The federal tax collector said Monday that roughly 940,000 people in the U.S. have until May 17 to submit tax returns for unclaimed refunds for tax year 2020, which total more than $1 billion nationwide. The average median […]

Radical Islamist Preacher Anjem Choudary Pleads Not Guilty To Terrorism Charges

Radical British preacher Anjem Choudary pleaded not guilty Monday in a London courtroom to two terrorism-related charges. Choudary, 57, pleaded not guilty to membership in a banned organization, the radical Muslim group al-Muhajiroun, and addressing meetings to encourage support for the group. The British government outlawed Al-Muhajiroun in 2010 as a group involved in committing, […]

Trump: “Only A Crazy Or An Idiot Wouldn’t Respond Like Israel Did” To Oct. 7 Attack

Former U.S. President and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has expressed support for Jerusalem’s response to the Hamas’ Oct. 7 massacre, saying “only a crazy or an idiot wouldn’t respond like Israel did” in an interview with Israel Hayom published on Monday. Meanwhile, Mike Pompeo, who served as Secretary of State in the Trump […]

Geomagnetic Storm From Solar Flare Could Disrupt Radio Communications Through Monday

Space weather forecasters have issued a geomagnetic storm watch through Monday, saying an ouburst of plasma from a solar flare could interfere with radio transmissions on Earth. It could also make for great aurora viewing. There’s no reason for the public to be concerned, according to the alert issued Saturday by NOAA’s Space Weather Prediction […]

Boeing CEO David Calhoun Stepping Down Amid Major Safety Scandals

Boeing CEO David Calhoun will step down from the embattled plane maker at the end of the year as part of a broader management shakeup after a series of mishaps at one of America’s most storied manufacturers. Stan Deal, president and CEO of Boeing’s commercial airplanes unit, will retire immediately, with Stephanie Pope, the company’s […]

NETANYAHU FUMES IN STATEMENT: “United States Abandoned Its Policy”

The following is a statement from Prime Minister Netanyahu following the passing of a UN resolution calling for an immediate ceasefire with demanding release of hostage, which the United States abstained on voting: The United States has abandoned its policy in the UN today. Just a few days ago, it supported a Security Council resolution […]

How Sourdough Captured Americans’ Hearts And Ovens

April 1 isn’t just for fools; it’s also National Sourdough Day. Sourdough is making a big comeback in American kitchens, and it’s not just about the unique tangy taste. This resurgence taps into deeper cultural and health trends reshaping food relationships. Learn why the sourdough craze has taken the country by storm. Although sourdough bread […]

Kyiv Endures Third Bombardment In 5 Days As Russia Steps Up Targeting Of Ukrainian Cities

Russia launched missiles against Kyiv for the third time in five days Monday as Moscow escalated its aerial bombardment of Ukrainian cities while the front line in the war remains largely stationary. Nine people were injured in the strike on the Ukrainian capital, the Ukraine Rescue Service said. The Pecherskyi district was the hardest hit. […]