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12:30 AM

Shabbat Shalom!

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Arutz Sheva is stopping its round-the-clock news updates of IsraelNationalNews.com at this time in honor of the start of the Sabbath in North America, where they are being written now.

Updates will resume Saturday night from Israel, following the conclusion of the Sabbath at 18:42 Jerusalem time.

Shabbat Shalom!

12:13 AM

Norway attacker to undergo psychiatric evaluation

Saturday, October 16, 2021

The man who killed five people in a bow-and-arrow attack in Norway this week has been handed over to health services amid speculation he may have mental health issues, the prosecution said Friday, according to AFP.

"He was handed over to health services on Thursday evening after an evaluation of his health condition," prosecutor Ann Iren Svane Mathiassen told the news agency.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

12:00 AM

Let’s fight for the right to our land

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Our Supreme Court’s unsustainable powers.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 23:24

FDA delaying decision on Moderna vaccine for adolescents

Friday, October 15, 2021

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is delaying its decision on authorizing Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for adolescents to check if the shot could increase the risk of heart inflammation, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.

The FDA has been looking into the risk of myocarditis among younger men vaccinated with the Moderna vaccine, after certain Nordic countries limited use of the vaccine, said the report.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 22:40

EU official: Iran not ready to return to talks with world powers

Friday, October 15, 2021

Iran is not ready to return to talks with world powers over its nuclear program yet and its new negotiating team wants to discuss the texts that will be put forward when it meets with the EU in Brussels in the next few weeks, a senior EU official said on Friday, according to Reuters.

EU political director Enrique Mora, the chief coordinator for the talks, was in Tehran on Thursday to meet members of Iran's nuclear negotiating team.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 22:40

Japanese Nazi-themed bar sparks flurry of outrage

Friday, October 15, 2021

Bar where waitstaff in Nazi uniforms served bottles of swastika champagne was shuttered after one week due to bevy of online criticism.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 22:18

Woman sets gasoline on fire outside Brooklyn yeshiva

Friday, October 15, 2021

Arsonist pours out gasoline along stretch of sidewalk next to Flatbush yeshiva, attempting to start a fire.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 22:01

Israel's existential problem is near

Friday, October 15, 2021

The world is allowing Iran to become a nuclear power, and Israel can not be silent.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 21:48

FDA advisers recommend Johnson & Johnson's booster shot

Friday, October 15, 2021

Outside advisers to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday voted unanimously to recommend regulators authorize a second shot of Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine to better protect Americans who received the one-dose vaccine, Reuters reports.

The FDA's Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee backed the shots for all J&J recipients aged 18 and older at least two months after their first dose.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 21:42

Two suspects arrested after placing explosive on Gaza border

Friday, October 15, 2021

Two suspects tried to cross from Gaza into Israel on Friday evening, and placed an explosive device near the border.

The suspects were arrested by the IDF and taken for questioning.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 21:35

Biden refuses to answer question on supply chain crisis

Friday, October 15, 2021

President Biden turns his back on reporters and walks out of the room when they ask questions about supply chain bottleneck.

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Yesterday, 20:59

Fired UK prof accused of anti-Semitism blames ‘Zionist movement’

Friday, October 15, 2021

Prof says he was fired for “producing quite a substantial evidence base on the role of the Israel lobby... and the Israeli government."

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Yesterday, 20:55

Murder of British MP investigated by counterterrorism officers

Friday, October 15, 2021

British police said on Friday that counterterrorism officers are leading the investigation into the murder of Conservative lawmaker David Amess, The Associated Press reported.

However, Essex Police Chief Ben-Julian Harrington said it has not yet been established whether the stabbing was a terror attack.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 20:29

Bennett: Challenging the legitimacy of a government is dangerous

Friday, October 15, 2021

PM Bennett responds to farewell event for Shin Bet chief, during which Netanyahu ignored him when he read the list of dignitaries.

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Yesterday, 20:04

When Robert De Niro connects with our ancestor Abraham

Friday, October 15, 2021

Who wants you for lifelong commitment? Covenant: God's commitment to man.

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Yesterday, 20:02

Making cancer immunotherapy more accessible

Friday, October 15, 2021

Off-the-shelf therapies to be developed for entire groups of patients.

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Yesterday, 19:49

Murdered UK MP David Amess worked to help most vulnerable

Friday, October 15, 2021

PM Boris Johnson pays tribute to Amess, who was killed on Friday, saying that "all our hearts are full of shock and sadness today."

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 19:25

UK Jewish community horrified by murder of MP David Amess

Friday, October 15, 2021

Longtime lawmaker remembered as a great friend of the British Jewish community and of Israel.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 18:24

UK in shock after longtime politician murdered

Friday, October 15, 2021

MP David Amess was stabbed during a constituency meeting by a 25-year old suspect, police are treating the attack as a murder inquiry.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

Yesterday, 18:00

Shabbat Shalom from Israel!

Friday, October 15, 2021

Arutz Sheva's Israel desk is stopping its round-the-clock news updates of IsraelNationalNews.com at this time in honor of the Sabbath. Jerusalem candle lighting time is 17:27 on Friday. Our North American desk will keep you informed until the 17:57 EDT candle lighting time in New York.

The updates from Israel will resume Saturday night, following the conclusion of Shabbat at 18:42 in Jerusalem.

Shabbat Shalom!

Yesterday, 17:42

Non-Jewish UK actor hit with online abuse for Jewish role

Friday, October 15, 2021
Eddie Marsan portrayed Soly Malinovsky on BBC drama Ridley Road, a man who fought post-war British neo-Nazis.
Yesterday, 17:23

UK Conservative politician dies after being stabbed

Friday, October 15, 2021
Conservative MP David Amess was stabbed during a constituency meeting, and a 25-year old man was taken into custody on suspicion of murder.
Yesterday, 17:14

UK MP stabbed to death during constituency meeting

Friday, October 15, 2021

British Conservative lawmaker David Amess has died after being stabbed multiple times at a constituency meeting.

Yesterday, 17:01

Jewish GOP women could win in local NY elections

Friday, October 15, 2021
Meet Jackie Toboroff and Mazi Philip, you will be glad you did. Op-ed.
Yesterday, 16:53

Smotrich denounces government as 'illegitimate'.

Friday, October 15, 2021

Religious Zionism leader Bezalel Smotrich took issue with Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's recent comments about the dangers of delegitimizing the government.

"A government that relies on anti-Zionist terrorists is illegitimate. A prime minister who stole the government by fraud and lies with six seats is illegitimate. Period," Smotrich commented.

Yesterday, 16:50

New Hampshire monument targeted with anti-Semitic graffiti

Friday, October 15, 2021
Historic marble monument in New Hampshire national park defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti that may be impossible to remove.
Yesterday, 16:38

No soldier left behind

Friday, October 15, 2021
It is vital to do everything possible to recover all soldiers dead or alive. Opinion.
Yesterday, 16:03

US to reduce travel restrictons

Friday, October 15, 2021

Beginning Nov. *, the United States will remove all travel restrictions for fully vaccinated travelers.

Yesterday, 15:53

German translation of Talmud goes online

Friday, October 15, 2021
A pioneering German translation of the Talmud, finished in 1935, is now accessible online.
Yesterday, 15:47

Riots near Shchem

Friday, October 15, 2021

Security forces have begun to clash with Palestinian protestors in the Shchem region.

Yesterday, 15:33

Bitcoin on the rise

Friday, October 15, 2021

Bitcoin has passed 60,000 US dollars to one coin, and is approaching the $63,000 all-time high achieved some months ago.

Yesterday, 15:29

Australia to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism

Friday, October 15, 2021
'Anti-Semitism has no place in Australia or anywhere in the world,' Australian PM Scott Morrison says.
Yesterday, 15:13

Likud responds to Bennett's remarks

Friday, October 15, 2021

The Likud responded to Prime Minister Bennett's remarks on Facebook against Netanyahu that "disputes are a part of life, but attacking the legitimacy of the government of Israel is a dangerous thing."

"Bennett is so focused on the country that he forgot to mention Prime Minister Netanyahu at the memorial service for President Peres and to mark the anniversary of the historic peace agreements that the Prime Minister worked to bring and thanks to them government ministers can fly endlessly to the Gulf states. As for Bennett's statement on the importance of democracy, it's always good not to forget what he said but a few months ago."

Yesterday, 15:07

Aliyah: Israel or bust

Friday, October 15, 2021
Aliyah: the process of generations past, with Torah present and future.
Yesterday, 15:02

Multiple power outages reported

Friday, October 15, 2021

A system error has left numerous religious communities without power just hours before Shabbat. The Israel Electric Company has announced they expect to have the problem resolved before Shabbat.

Yesterday, 14:42

At least 32 dead after mosque bombed during Friday prayers

Friday, October 15, 2021
Suicide bomber triggers explosion at Shiite mosque in Kandahar, Afghanistan, during Friday services.
Yesterday, 14:26

Gay couple asks to be granted housewife exemption

Friday, October 15, 2021
Two men petition Israel's Labor Court to extend them the same National Insurance benefits granted to Israeli housewives.
Yesterday, 14:25

Bennett warns against delegitimization of government

Friday, October 15, 2021

PM Naftali Bennett wrote on Facebook that "I was not the only one uncomfortable at the politicization of what was supposed to be a grand and dignified affair. Disagreements are inevitable, but delegitimizing the government is dangerous."

Yesterday, 14:22

Consumer prices on the rise

Friday, October 15, 2021

The consumer price index rose by 0.2% in September. The inflation rate in the last 12 months has risen by 2.5%.

Significant price increases were recorded in the fresh vegetables sector, which rose by 9.5%. Significant price decreases were recorded in the culture and entertainment sectors, which decreased by 2.6% and clothing, which decreased by 2.1%.

Yesterday, 14:13

Casualty count rises in mosque bombing

Friday, October 15, 2021

32 individuals have been reported dead, and 53 more injured, in the bombing of an Afghanistan mosque this afternoon.

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