Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVS; GM recalls sedans

SymbolPriceChangeMTLQQ.PK0.19+0.01{“s” : “mtlqq.pk”,”k” : “a00,a50,b00,b60,c10,g00,h00,l10,p20,t10,v00″,”o” : “”,”j” : “”} WASHINGTON (AP) — General Motors said Thursday it is recalling nearly 14,000 sedans to address potential problems with the power steering. Chrysler, meanwhile, is recalling about 16,000 Jeep Liberty SUVs to fix faulty windshield wiper systems. GM’s recall involves certain 2010 and 2011 model year Cadillac […]




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My Small Penis: Ask Dr. Chaves

Incremental concerns Dr. Chaves, I just finished reading one of your articles and I have to say that I was impressed, so I was hoping maybe you could help me with my problem. You see, I am currently 16-years-old and turning 17 in three months. My problem is that I’m worried that I might have […]




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Shas MK: Torah Students Should Support Themselves

MK Chaim Amsalem still a member of the Shas party, though apparently not for long brings letters from one of the leading Sephardic Torah sages, Rabbi Meir Mazuz, stating the need for Torah scholars to support themselves via their own labor. Amsalem, who served in the past as rabbi of a large synagogue in Geneva, […]




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US Energy Specialists in Israel for Update on New Advances

U.S. energy specialists are in Israel to discuss the nation’s top breakthroughs in the field of renewable, alternative energy and reducing dependence on fossil fuels. The visit, organized by the American Jewish Committee’s Project Interchange, is intended to foster the establishment of new strategic partnerships, professional cooperation and information-sharing between American energy specialists and their […]




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Netanyahu and Clinton to Meet in Shadow of US Criticism

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, visiting the United States, is set to meet Thursday with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Washington. The meeting will be held in the shadow of yet another round of criticism of Israel by Clinton’s boss, U.S. President Barack Obama. The president said that Israeli construction in Jerusalem neighborhoods such […]




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Palmahim Beach Restored to the Public

Good news for beach lovers, environmentalists, and Moshe Q. Public: The plan to build a holiday resort village on a popular beach front, thus effectively turning it into private or hard-to-access property, has been shelved. The Central District Regional Planning and Building Commission announced its approval of a government proposal, submitted by Environment Minister Gilad […]




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Wal-Mart offering free shipping for online buys

BRISBANE, Calif. (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is going for the jugular in the holiday retailing war, announcing Thursday that it will offer free shipping on nearly 60,000 online items — with no minimum purchase requirement. The world’s biggest retailer, long known for its low prices, is raising the stakes just over two weeks before […]




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Novartis takes $120M hit from failed drug trial

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis AG says it has halted late-stage development of a new drug for lung cancer and will write off $120 million in the fourth quarter as a result. The company, based in Basel, said Thursday the experimental drug ASA404 failed to significantly extend survival rates in combination with chemotherapy […]




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Viacom to sell ‘Rock Band’; earnings top estimates

FILE – In this Jan. 19, 2010 file photo, the logo above the entrance to Viacom’s headquarters is shown, in New York. Viacom reports its earnings tumbled in the third quarter Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, because of results from a division that the media company led by Sumner Redstone plans to sell.(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, file) […]




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Two IDF Pilots Missing Following Plane Crash

A two-seat IDF fighter aircraft of the Sufa F-16I type crashed on Wednesday evening at around 8:00pm local time in Mitzpeh Ramon in southern Israel. The crash occurred as the aircraft was taking part in a routine training flight. The two pilots on board the aircraft have been reported missing. Search and rescue teams were […]




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