Jan 3, 2014
The Jewish Journal
Christmas a time for tikkun olam
Israel successfully tested its upgraded Arrow missile interceptor for the second time on Friday, pushing forward work on a U.S.-backed defense against ballistic threats it sees from Lebanon's Hezbollah guerrillas The life of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon "is definitely in danger," according to the medical director at Tel Aviv's Chaim ... (more)
Delaware River rafter still missing, but body of another man found
As responders continued to search Sunday for a 20-year-old man from Ireland who went missing Saturday, the body of a second man was found who reportedly went missing six weeks ago.
Battle of Minisink, New York
Two-hundred and thirty-four years ago, on July 22, 1779, the American Revolutionary War Battle of Minisink was fought in Minisink Ford, New York, resulting in a decisive British victory over the ill-equipped and inexperienced colonial militia.