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Travel To The Wonders Of The World

Here’s a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.

10/17/2014

Aharon Sofer. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Mayor: Missing NJ Man’s Body Found In Jerusalem Forest

The mayor of Lakewood, New Jersey says a body found in a Jerusalem forest is that of missing NJ man Aharon Sofer.

08/28/2014

In a picture taken from the Israel-Gaza border, smoke rises from the coastal side of the Gaza Strip following an Israeli controlled explosion of a tunnel, on August 1, 2014 after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the previous day that the army will continue working to destroy tunnels used by Gaza militants for cross-border attacks with or without a ceasefire. Even as troops have worked to destroy the tunnels, some of which have been booby trapped, militants have managed to use them to infiltrate southern Israel five times, Haaretz newspaper reported.  (Photo credit JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli Authorities Searching For Missing Student From New Jersey

Sofer, who is doing religious studies abroad, went for a hike on Friday in the Jerusalem forest with a friend and the two became separated while going down an incline.

08/26/2014

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Santorum Says Conflict With Palestinians In Gaza Has Taken Huge Toll On Tourism In Israel

Dom Giordano talked with former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about his trip to Israel with other politicians and business leaders to meet with Israeli officials.

08/18/2014

Israeli Merkava tanks roll towards a new position near Israel's border with the Palestinian enclave on August 5, 2014, after Israel announced that all of its troops had withdrawn from the Gaza Strip. Israel completed the withdrawal of all troops from Gaza as a 72-hour humanitarian truce went into effect following intense global pressure to end the bloody conflict. (Photo credit DAVID BUIMOVITCH/AFP/Getty Images)

Dick Morris And Gary R’Nel Talk To Author About Alleged Terror Plot

Dick Morris and Gary R’Nel spoke author Mordechai Ben Menachem on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about an alleged plot by Hamas to build tunnels into Jewish settlements from which to launch attacks.

08/07/2014

In a picture taken from the Israel-Gaza border, smoke rises from the coastal side of the Gaza Strip following an Israeli controlled explosion of a tunnel, on August 1, 2014 after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced the previous day that the army will continue working to destroy tunnels used by Gaza militants for cross-border attacks with or without a ceasefire. Even as troops have worked to destroy the tunnels, some of which have been booby trapped, militants have managed to use them to infiltrate southern Israel five times, Haaretz newspaper reported.  (Photo credit JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Concerns Of Local Residents With Loved Ones In The Middle East Grow As Conflict Escalates

An Allentown resident says his mother, father, aunts and uncles, in-laws and friends are all on the ground in Gaza.

08/01/2014

Philadelphia International Airport. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

First Flight Departs Phila. International For Tel Aviv After FAA Lifts Ban

After more than a day of being grounded, flights from the United States to Tel Aviv have been cleared for takeoff.

07/24/2014

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All 3 U.S. Airlines Serving Israel Will Resume Flights Today

United Airlines was the first to announce the resumption of flights. The decision came hours after the Federal Aviation Administration lifted its ban on U.S. flights in and out of Israel

07/24/2014

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FAA Lifts Ban On U.S. Flights To Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport

The cancellation was effective around 11:45 p.m. EDT.

07/24/2014

Pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian rallies in Love Park and across the street at JFK & 15th Street. (credit: Syma Chowdhry/CBS3)

Amid Israel Flight Ban, Israeli And Palestinian Supporters Rally In Center City

The Middle East conflict hits close to home as protestors rally at Love Park.

07/23/2014

(Max Newman with a friend on campus at the Alexander Muss High School in Israel.  Photo provided)

American Students in Israel Attending School Amid Missile Alerts

“We’ve been made familiar with the bomb shelter and we’ve been made familiar what to do when the Code Red siren goes off,” says Max Newman, of Blue Bell, Pa.

07/23/2014

File photo of Delta Airlines plane. (credit: MARCEL ANTONISSE/Getty Images)

FAA Bans All US Airlines From Flying To Or From Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport Up To 24 Hours

Two U.S. airlines cancelled all flights to Israel until further notice, after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport.

07/22/2014

Firefighters extinguish a fire, on July 17, 2014, amongst the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Thursday that the Malaysia Airlines jet that crashed over rebel-held eastern Ukraine may have been shot down."We do not exclude that the plane was shot down and confirm that the Ukraine Armed Forces did not fire at any targets in the sky," Poroshenko said in a statement posted on the president's website. AFP PHOTO/ ALEXANDER  KHUDOTEPLY        (Photo credit should read Alexander KHUDOTEPLY/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-UN Ambassador: ‘Putin Has Been Encouraged By The Weakness He’s Seen’ In Pres. Obama

Dom Giordano spoke with former United Nations Ambassador John Bolton about both the crisis in Ukraine following the downing of a Malaysian Airlines flight in a rocket attack and the Israeli invasion into Gaza.

07/18/2014

(A picture taken from the Israeli Gaza border shows an Israeli army flare illuminating the sky above the Gaza strip on July 17th.  Photo by Jack Guez/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Mideast Conflict Changing Some Delaware Valley Travelers’ Plans

“People are calling and asking questions, but I have to say that there are not many cancellations at all,” says a spokeswoman for one Philadelphia-based travel agency specializing in Israel travel.

07/17/2014

(Gov. Chris Christie, in file photo.  Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/ Getty Images)

Christie Blames Obama In Part For Mideast Unrest

Gov. Chris Christie said Saturday that Obama has not spoken firmly and forcefully on Israel’s behalf.

07/12/2014

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