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House Democrats Investigate White House Security Clearances

A powerful House committee now led by Democrats is opening an investigation into how security clearances have been handled in President Donald Trump’s White House and 2016 presidential transition.

The inquiry by the House Oversight and Reform Committee, announced Wednesday, takes direct aim at some of those closest to the president over the past two years, including former national security adviser Michael Flynn, Trump son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner and former White House aide Rob Porter.

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Bnei Brak Resident Flown To Israel From Ukraine Following Serious Crash- In Need of Rachmei Shomayim

A seriously injured car crash victim was flown to Israel from Ukraine on a special flight, and is now hospitalized – and in need of Rachmei Shomayim.

Yitzchak, 31, a resident of Bnei Brak, is the chossid who was seriously injured last week in Ukraine while visiting Kivrei Avos when the vehicle he was traveling in slipped on the ice, overturning multiple times, as reported by YWN-Israel.

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GE Appliances Introduces ‘Shabbos Keeper’ Refrigeration Solution Endorsed by Orthodox Union, Central Rabbinical Congress and Halachic Tech USA

First-of-its-kind device powered by ZMAN Technologies is 100percent compliant
with Jewish Shabbos laws.

After years of development, GE Appliances recently launched the first 100percent compliant refrigeration solution for the hundreds of thousands of Orthodox Jews who follow Jewish laws pertaining to Shabbos.

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Natural Gas Fields Give Israel A Regional Political Boost

A decade after discovering natural gas fields off its Mediterranean coast, Israel is starting to feel the geopolitical boost.

Its newfound riches have fostered economic bonds with its neighbors, tightening relations with Arab allies, and built new bridges in a historically hostile region — even without significant progress being made toward peace with the Palestinians.

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Poll: Support For ‘Medicare-For-All’ Fluctuates With Details

“Medicare-for-all” makes a good first impression, but support plunges when people are asked if they’d pay higher taxes or put up with treatment delays to get it.

The survey, released Wednesday by the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation, comes as Democratic presidential hopefuls embrace the idea of a government-run health care system, considered outside the mainstream of their party until Vermont independent Sen.

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