August 2, 2017 RSS feed / World News

Trump and Congress step up pressure on Iran

President Donald Trump said he would be “surprised” if the United States adjudicates Iran in compliance with the nuclear deal in three months and the U.S. More...

76ers draft pick will play in Israel

Jonah Bolden, a second-round pick by the Philadelphia 76ers in the 2017 NBA draft, will play in Israel for Maccabi Tel Aviv.  Bolden, 21, a 6-foot-10 forward, made the announcement that he had signed a three-year deal with the most prominent bas More...

Jewish athlete barred from 1936 Olympics dies

Margaret Bergmann Lambert, a high jumper who was barred from the 1936 Berlin Olympics because she was Jewish, died in New York at 103. Her niece, Doris Bergman, confirmed that Lambert died, The New York Times reported. More...