Apr 242017
 

An Israeli teenager arrested for allegedly making bomb threats against Jewish centres in the US is facing charges relating to an online crime spree including thousands of hoax calls worldwide, according to an indictment filed to a Tel Aviv court.

The 18-year-old, identified by US prosecutors as Michael Kadar, is facing accusations of making threats for financial gain, money laundering and the attempted blackmail of the US senator Ernesto Lopez.

Details of the charges being faced by the teenager, a joint US-Israeli citizen who lives in the coastal city of Ashkelon, came as it emerged that Israel would probably oppose his extradition to the US, where many of the crimes were allegedly committed.

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Jan 272017
 

A multi-millionaire playboy financier glassed a photographer in the face when he questioned the size of his penis.

Carl Hirschmann,

36, threw a glass at photographer Barnabas Wilhelm at The Scotch of St James in Mayfair, central London, in April last year.

He was caught on CCTV throwing his drink over Mr Wilhelm’s friend, Valentino Ritter, before launching the glass at him.

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Jan 172017
 

It was founded more than century ago as a refuge for Jewish American golfers being discriminated against, but now a Maryland country club is facing its own exclusion row over whether to admit Barack Obama.

Several members at the exclusive Woodmont Country Club have said an application by the outgoing US president, a keen golfer, to join the historically Jewish club should be rejected because of his Israel policies.

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Dec 272016
 

Google is weeding out the hate after coming under fire for allowing a neo-Nazi site to appear as a top result when someone searches for whether the Holocaust happened.

As of Monday, users reported that they no longer saw a white supremacist site appear at the top of the results, alongside sites for Jewish museums and ones that show the Holocaust was real.

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Dec 232016
 

A Jewish heritage museum has accused Google of profiting from Holocaust denial because it is paying to prevent a neo-Nazi website from appearing as the top result for “did the Holocaust happen”.

The marketing director of the Breman Museum in Atlanta, Georgia, said it was “nauseating” that Google directed users to the white supremacist site, and added that it was paying Google up to $2 a click to direct searchers to its own site via AdWords, Google’s pay-per-click advertising service.

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Aug 072016
 

Christopher Biggins has made a tearful apology after being removed from Channel 5’s Celebrity Big Brother house for making a “joke” about the Holocaust.

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Channel 5 ruled that the 67-year-old actor made remarks “capable of causing widespread offence” following a conversation on the show with former X Factor star Katie Waissel.

Biggins, who had made earlier controversial comments about Aids and bisexuals, told the 30-year-old, who is Jewish: “You better be careful or they’ll be putting you in a shower and taking you to a room.”

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Aug 042016
 

Critics are pushing Mayor de Blasio to force ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools across the city to provide state-mandated secular lessons with a new petition that has gathered 1,500 signatures, the Daily News has learned.

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The progressive Jewish group Yaffed launched an online petition last month that calls on city schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña to enforce a state law requiring Yeshivas to provide students with traditional academic lessons in subjects such as science, math and history.

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 Posted by at 5:04 pm
Jun 292016
 

A report of a rock thrown at an Israeli owned van in Brooklyn received a front page story in the New York Daily News.

What happened the last time you reported a rock was thrown at your vehicle to the police?

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Cops are hunting for a teenage boy who shouted an anti-Semitic remark and threw a rock into a vehicle in Brooklyn on Tuesday, officials said.

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