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Jewish new year nears
About 50 kids prepared to ring in the start of year 5775 with the bellowing sounds of ram's horns Sunday morning at Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona.

Vienna's Jewish Museum returns painting seized by Nazis to heirs
A Jewish museum in Vienna returned a painting that was seized by the Nazis in 1938 to the artist's grandnieces on Friday, part of a wider move in Austria to deal with art illegally acquired after Germany annexed the country in 1938. The 1922 work "The coffee hour. Fanny, the sister of the artist" by Jewish artist Jehudo Epstein, was handed to the granddaughter of the woman in the painting, Anne ...

Book on Jewish food features intro by Joan Rivers
NEW YORK (AP) ? A few months before she died, Joan Rivers agreed to contribute to a book about Jewish food.

Yeshivah quit call over sex abuse
Jewish group to call for resignation of two most senior Yeshivah members over child sex abuse scandal.



 Israel


Israel says to join Cairo truce talks Tuesday
Jerusalem (AFP) - Israel said on Sunday it would send a delegation to attend indirect Gaza truce talks with Hamas in Cairo next week, although a minister said they would likely achieve nothing.

Is Israel good for the Jews?
Is Israel good for the Jews? For vast majority of Americans ? and certainly for most Jews ? the answer is a no-brainer. But on the intellectual left, a place...

Israel in 'grave breach' over informants
Pressuring Palestinians to pass on information to Israel is a violation of the Geneva conventions,says rights group.

Israel believes Syria kept 'significant' chemical munitions
By Dan Williams JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel believes Syria has retained caches of combat-ready chemical weapons after giving up raw materials used to produce such munitions under pressure from foreign powers, a senior Israeli official said on Thursday. Summarizing Israeli intelligence estimates that were previously not disclosed to avoid undermining the Syrians' surrender of their declared ...

 Most Popular


Taliban reject Afghan unity government pact as U.S. 'sham'

Afghan rival presidential candidates Abdullah and Ghani stand together after exchanging signed agreements for the country's unity government in KabulBy Hamid Shalizi KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan's Taliban militants on Monday decried a pact by rival election candidates to form a government of national unity as a "sham" orchestrated by the United States and unacceptable to the Afghan people. Former finance minister Ashraf Ghani was named president-elect on Sunday after he signed a deal to share power with his opponent, former foreign minister Abdullah Abdullah, ending months of turmoil that has destabilized the country as most foreign troops prepare to leave. ...




Islamic State urges more attacks on Egyptian security forces

A general view shows a flag belonging to Islamic State militants on the end of the bridge at the southern of KirkukBy Stephen Kalin CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State urged insurgents in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Monday to press ahead with attacks against Egyptian security forces and beheadings, a call likely to deepen concern over ties between the militant groups. Egyptian officials, including the foreign minister, have acknowledged coordination exists between Islamic State and other militant groups, including ones in Egypt, but have said there are no Islamic State fighters in the country. Egypt has faced Islamist insurgents since the army toppled President Mohamed Mursi of the Muslim Brotherhood last year. ...




Kurds say they have halted Islamic State advance on Syrian town

Kurdish Peshmerga fighters take part in field training to fight Islamic State militants at Mount Batnaya near ZummarBEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian Kurdish fighters have halted an advance by Islamic State fighters to the east of a predominantly Kurdish town near the border with Turkey, a spokesman for the main armed Kurdish group said. "Fierce clashes are still under way but the ISIS (Islamic State) advance to the east of Kobani has been halted since last night," Redur Xelil, spokesman for the main Kurdish armed group, the YPG, said via Skype. He said the eastern front was the scene of the fiercest fighting in the offensive launched by Islamic State last Tuesday on Kobani, also known in Arabic as Ayn al-Arab. ...




Exclusive: Iran seeks give and take on Islamic State militants, nuclear program

Military vehicles of Iraqi security forces are seen on a road during clashes with Islamic State militants, in the Hamrin mountains in Diyala provinceBy Parisa Hafezi and Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Iran is ready to work with the United States and its allies to stop Islamic State militants, but would like more flexibility on Iran's uranium enrichment program in exchange, senior Iranian officials told Reuters. The comments from the officials, who asked not to be named, highlight how difficult it may be for the Western powers to keep the nuclear negotiations separate from other regional conflicts. Iran wields influence in the Syrian civil war and on the Iraqi government, which is fighting the advance of Islamic State ...




 Entertainment


AP PHOTOS: Pole dancing being used for fitness

In this Sept. 7, 2014 photo, Heidi Nilsson participates in a workshop at the Pole Expo in Las Vegas. Poles have long been a staple of strip clubs, but many of the attendees at the expo are taking the lead of expo founder Fawnia Dietrich and refining their slinky craft as a workout activity. (AP Photo/John Locher)LAS VEGAS (AP) ? Poles have long been a staple of smoky strip clubs, but the women scaling and swinging from them in Las Vegas earlier this month weren't doing it for dollar bills.




Michael Moore out as Michigan film board member
LANSING, Mich. (AP) ? Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Michael Moore no longer will serve on the Michigan Film Office Advisory Council.

Fashion-fearless Klum takes on Milan

Heidi Klum arrives for the amfAR charity dinner during the fashion week in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu)MILAN (AP) ? Milan designers wrapped up five days of previews for next summer's womenswear looks on Sunday.




'Maze Runner' races past 'Tombstones' with $32.5 M

In this image released by 20th Century Fox, Dylan O'Brien appears in a scene from the film, "The Maze Runner." (AP Photo/20th Century Fox, Ben Rothstein)NEW YORK (AP) ? The young-adult adaptation "The Maze Runner" raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million, giving a budding franchise a quick start out of the gate.






 Business


Asian shares slip, dollar pulls away from highs

A man looks at an electronic board displaying Japan's Nikkei average and the stock price indexes of various countries outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Lisa Twaronite TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares skidded on Monday as investors awaited data this week that could provide more evidence of a slowdown in China, while the dollar gave back a little of its recent gains. The downbeat mood was expected to continue into European trading, with financial spreadbetters predicting Britain's FTSE 100 to open 24 to 25 points lower, or down as much as 0.4 percent; Germany's DAX to fall 50 to 51 points, or as much as 0.5 percent; and France's CAC 40 to drop 20 to 22 points, or as much as 0.5 percent. ...




Alibaba IPO ranks as world's biggest after additional shares sold

Traders work on the floor of the NYSE as they wait for a final price on the Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. IPO, in New YorkBy Elzio Barreto HONG KONG (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's initial public offering now ranks as the world's biggest in history at $25 billion, after the e-commerce giant and some of its shareholders sold additional shares. Overwhelming demand saw the IPO initially raise $21.8 billion and then send Alibaba's stock surging 38 percent in its debut on Friday. That prompted underwriters to exercise an option to sell an additional 48 million shares, a source with direct knowledge of the deal said. ...




Siemens agrees to $7.6 billion deal to buy Dresser-Rand

The Siemens logo is seen during the IFA Electronics show in BerlinBy Ludwig Burger FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Industrial conglomerate Siemens AG said on Monday it would buy U.S. oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand Group Inc for $7.6 billion in a move that would significantly boost the German company's oil and gas business in North America. Germany's Siemens said its $83 per-share bid was unanimously supported by Dresser-Rand's board of directors. That compares with a Friday closing price of $79.91, which was up 27 percent over the past three months on takeover speculation. ...




French government ups pressure for end to Air France strike

Passengers wait at check-in counters during Air France one-week strike at Marseille airportPARIS (Reuters) - The French government made a renewed appeal on Monday for a quick end to an Air France pilots strike which is costing the flag-carrier millions of euros a day, urging management to "clarify" its proposals. The strike over the airline's plans to establish low-cost activities is entering its second week and set to be the longest such industrial action in its history. The main SNPL union has extended strike action to Sept. 26 and a second union, SPAF, to Sept. 24 with an option to extend further. ...




 CBC Technology & Science


MAVEN spacecraft reaches orbit around Mars
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NASA's MAVEN spacecraft arrived at Mars late Sunday after a 711-million kilometre journey that began nearly a year ago.



IPhone 6 frenzy: Tempers, joy and long lineups
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Hundreds stood in line Friday morning at malls across Canada to buy the iPhone 6, Apple's newest release, but not everyone went away happy.



Mystery of why male chimps kill other adults solved
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The mystery of why male chimps kill other adults has been solved, according to U.S. researchers.



SpaceX supply run to space station delayed by rain
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Rainy weather has forced SpaceX to delay its latest supply run to the International Space Station.



 Health & Weight Loss


Docs warn about need of flu vaccine for pregnant women
Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): Doctors have warned that getting a flu shot should be a routine part of prenatal care and a new report has revealed that among those pregnant women whose health care provider offered them a flu shot had the highest vaccination rates.

Drugstores, retailers dive deeper into vaccines
Consumers increasingly have more convenient options outside the doctor's office.

Flu Shots = Big Business For Retailers
Forget the Black Friday ads for TVs and toys: stores are finding a way to lure in customers right now.

 
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