Vernon, Bellingham, Ferndale and all points in between. Costs to local economiespublic healthand rail corridor communities are concerning to many. There is evidence to support that local jobs and businessesproperty valueshuman health and quality of life would be adversely impacted by the coal trains.
Syrian reports are false, no Israeli plane was shot down; a missile was fired at an open area in the Golan Heights. The war against Hamas tunnels 7 hours ago IDF predicts that Hamas will rely on its tunnels in the next military round in Gaza, in an attempt to draw soldiers to an underground city located deep beyond enemy lines; to thwart the tunnel threat, IDF's Combat Engineering Corps has acquired groundbreaking technologies capable of locating and dismantling Hamas's tunnel capability.
Iranian jet carrying arms flies directly to Beirut 9 hours ago Iranian airline affiliated with the Revolutionary Guards reportedly continues transferring to Hezbollah advanced weapon systems meant to convert inaccurate projectiles into precision-guided missiles, conducting for the first time a direct flight from Tehran to the Lebanese capital.
Ireland edges closer to banning Israeli settlement goods 11 hours ago Irish Senate approves another stage of bill intended to outlaw imports of goods produced in 'illegal settlements in occupied territories'; Legislation, initially introduced by Irish senator with ties to Palestinian terror groups, was labeled by Minister Erdan as a 'disgrace.
Netanyahu to take part in a cornerstone laying ceremony at a village named 'Jerusalem'; the PM's wife is expected to announce additional Israeli aid in the fields of pediatrics and drinking water purification. Opposition fails to pass bill due to 2 missing MKs 13 hours ago Zionist Union MKs Robert Tiviaev and Yehiel Bar miss the vote on bill proposal to increase old-age pension to equal minimum wage; after offsetting votes with Social Equality Minister Gila Gamliel, Tiviaev says 'he was held up by a personal phone call,' preventing him from attending the vote.
CCTV camera installed near Shin Bet chief's home 15 hours ago House of Shin Bet Director Nadav Argaman was under surveillance for several days before the hidden camera, installed by a civilian company for a private client, was detected by the Protective Security Department.
Jewish Americans sue Airbnb over West Bank listing ban 16 hours ago 18 plaintiffs file lawsuit against the home rental company in Delaware, claiming Airbnb's decision to removing listing of some homes in West Bank is 'redlining' Jewish-owned properties while letting Muslims and Christians rent their homes; 'Airbnb has made a religion- and nationality-based decision about who can list,' says lawyer.
Co-ed battalions united under new brigade 1 day ago The Caracal and Bardalas battalions, where men and women serve together, will be united under the Paran brigade as IDF reorganizes to better confront Sinai drug smuggling. Smear campaign against Shaked seeks to stop extradition 1 day ago Campaign planned to dissuade Justice Minister Shaked from signing extradition order for Malka Leifer, a former school principal charged with sexual crimes against children, to Australia; 'We will expose Shaked's reprehensible conduct in the Leifer case, and the questionable connection between the minister and people of wealth and power in Australia,' campaign organizers write.
The south blooms green again 1 day ago The winter rains have transformed blackened fields, burnt by incendiary balloons from Gaza, green again and vegetation blooms across northern Negev; but residents are concerned about what next summer will bring. Elite IDF unit in botched raid repeatedly entered Gaza 1 day ago Palestinian collaborator allegedly helped Israeli force in mission to plant listening devices in the strip, Hamas official claims in interview with Hezbollah-affiliated Al-Akhbar; the troops entered using IDs that belong to real Gazans.
Anti-Zionism is no different than anti-Semitism 1 day ago Prime Minister Netanyahu expresses concern of CNN poll that found anti-Semitism is rife in Europe; 'people who say Israel doesn't have a right to exist?
I think is the ultimate anti-Semitic statement,' he says. Graffiti in support of Israel spray-painted on LA high-school 2 days ago An art project covering exterior walls of the iconic Hollywood High School was painted by a staunch Israel supporter and initiated by Consulate General of Israel in Los Angeles, and a pro-Israel advocacy organization Artists 4 Israel.
Ocasio-Cortez compares caravan migrants to Holocaust survivors 2 days ago The year-old Congresswoman faces major backlash after she wrote on her Twitter account that migrants who are heading to US from Central America can be considered refugees just as 'Jewish families fleeing Germany'; Ocasio-Cortez in the past harshly criticized Israel for shooting Palestinian protesters during Gaza border demonstrations.
Korea's capability to detect and track ballistic missiles from a long distance early on. Next foreign minister will have his work cut out 2 days ago The Foreign Affairs Ministry, which has been under Netanyahu's leadership since Mayhas a NIS million budget deficit; 'Netanyahu shattered the ministry.
Whoever takes the job needs to condition the appointment on a commitment for funding, otherwise he would have a hard time functioning,' says ministry official.
Qatari funds help prevent disease outbreak in Gaza 2 days ago Money and fuel brought into the strip is being used to reactivate sewage treatment plants in Gaza and to increase the supply of clean running water to Palestinian families.
The improvement in sanitary conditions reduces the chance of disease outbreak. Police arrest senior EL Al official suspected of drug trafficking 2 days ago The head of the airline's Development and Resources Department, Rami Yogev, is suspected of helping a large-scale drug trafficking network bring nearly 15 kilograms of cocaine into Israel from South Africa; former Shin Bet agent also among suspects in the case.Rae West 20th August Some people believe that whites need to reunite as Christian communities as part of the process of opposing so-called 'Jews'.
Or to return to what they think was a comfortable, better life as Christians.
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