In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות

Obama Says He Was 'Too Polite' During First Debate

President Obama attempted to explain his poor performance during the first presidential debate, saying he thought he was being “too polite” Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/11/2012, 2:01 PM

Arab Spoof: Ahmadinejad Offers Obama Debate Advice

In an Arab website spoof, Ahmadinejad offers debate advice to President Barack Obama ahead of second presidential debate. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/10/2012, 2:00 PM

Sesame Street Asks Obama to Pull Big Bird Ad

Sesame Street has asked the Obama campaign to take down its latest attack ad against Mitt Romney, which features footage of Big Bird.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/10/2012, 10:54 AM

Romney: U.S. Military Action Against Iran Far Off

Romney says any U.S. military intervention in Iran is still on the distant horizon, supports Netanyahu's 'red line'.Elad Benari, 10/10/2012, 4:40 AM

Hope Is Not A Policy Deeds Count Warns Romney

Mitt Romney in a major foreign policy address charged Obama with lulling the public into false confidence.Amiel Ungar, 10/9/2012, 7:14 PM

Obama and Romney to Debate Foreign Policy

Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney and incumbent Democrat, Barak Obama will take to the stage next week to debate againScott Krane, 10/9/2012, 6:53 PM

US Career Army Poll: Romney Clobbers Obama 2:1

More than 3,000 American armed forces personnel favor Romney over Obama by 2:1 margin – because of the economy.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/9/2012, 3:46 PM

Dramatic Change in Polls Puts Obama Behind 8-Ball

Mitt Romney now leads Barack Obama by four percentage points, according to a new poll by the widely respected Pew Research Center. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/9/2012, 8:48 AM

Rasmussen: Romney 49%, Obama 47%

Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Saturday shows Mitt Romney pulling ahead.Gil Ronen, 10/6/2012, 11:08 PM

Obama After Debate Loss: Focus on the Real Romney

President Barack Obama attacks Romney, urges voters not to be duped by the suave debater and focus on the "real Mitt Romney" .Elad Benari, 10/5/2012, 6:47 AM

Big Bird Responds to Presidential Debate

"Sesame Street" had a little fun with last night's debate, tweeting a response to Romney saying he would eliminate federal subsidy to PBS.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/4/2012, 7:54 PM

New RJC Ad: 'The Hope is Gone'

The Republican Jewish Coalition released a new television ad on Wednesday, targeting Jewish voters in swing states.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/4/2012, 5:13 PM

Krauthammer: 'Romney Won By Two Touchdowns'

Reflecting on last night's debate, syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer said, “Romney won big… He won by two touchdowns.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/4/2012, 4:18 PM

CNN Poll: 67% Give Debate to Romney

An instant poll showed that Mitt Romney was the clear winner in his first debate with Barack H. ObamaDavid Lev, 10/4/2012, 10:01 AM

Obama, Romney Talk Economy in First Debate

U.S. economy the topic of discussion as Obama and Romney face off in Denver for the first of three televised debates.Elad Benari , 10/4/2012, 3:54 AM

Twitter Augments First Head-to-Head Debate

The first head-to-head debate between Obama and Romney is also first presidential debate to engaged in Twitter showdown.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/3/2012, 2:34 PM

Ann Romney: Worried for Mitt’s ‘Mental Well-being’

Ann Romney’s attempt to praise her husband ends in a blooper as she expresses concern for his emotional health.Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2012, 8:39 PM

Romney: I Don't Believe We'll Have to Attack Iran

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney hints his position on Iran is similar to that of his rival, President Barack Obama.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2012, 11:46 PM

Netanyahu and Obama Speak About Iran

Obama and Netanyahu speak about a "range of security issues", including Iran, by phone.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/28/2012, 10:24 PM

Romney: I Stand with Netanyahu

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney expresses solidarity with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu after UN speech.Elad Benari, 9/28/2012, 5:43 AM

50K-70K U.S. Citizens to Vote in Israel

About 1,000 U.S. expats in Holy Land are registering every day to vote on November 6.Gil Ronen, 9/27/2012, 6:49 PM

Cantor: Obama Continually Throws Israel Under Bus

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor accused President Obama of showing a lack of regard for the Jewish state. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/25/2012, 11:16 AM

Ryan: Under Obama,Mideast Looks Like '1979 Tehran'

Rep. Paul Ryan denounced Obama’s handling of foreign policy, saying that the Mideast looks like Tehran during hostage crisis of 1979-1980.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/25/2012, 8:20 AM

Romney Assails Obama for 'Bumps in the Road' Line

Mitt Romney lambasted President Barack Obama’s on Monday for referring to recent events in the Middle East as “bumps in the road.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/25/2012, 3:13 AM

Obama Says Israel's 'Red Lines' Are Noise

President Barack Obama brushes off Netanyahu's demands for "red lines" to Iran during a CBS interview. Romney criticizes.Elad Benari, 9/24/2012, 4:14 AM

Rabbis: Romney 'Stated Halakhah on Land of Israel'

Pikuach Nefesh rabbis happy with Mitt Romney's "sober" view regarding conceding land to the Arabs.Gil Ronen, 9/23/2012, 8:42 PM

New US Ad Featuring Netanyahu Airs in Florida

A new ad featuring only Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is set to hit the airwaves in select Florida markets Thursday.Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/20/2012, 12:12 PM

Carter's Grandson: Family Honor Caused Romney Leak

Grandson of former president Jimmy Carter said he helped leak a secretly recorded video that has become most recent setback for Romney.Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/19/2012, 11:32 AM

Erekat: Romney's Comments Are Unacceptable

PA negotiator Saeb Erekat attacks Romney over comments that the PA does not want peace. "No peace means continued occupation."Elad Benari, 9/19/2012, 5:03 AM

Romney: PA Just Not Interested in Peace

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney says that a resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian dispute is highly unlikely.David Lev, 9/18/2012, 10:44 PM

Video: Romney’s New Year Message Focuses on Faith

Mitt Romney’s Rosh Hashannah video message to the Jewish People focuses on faith and family – and reminds people he visited Jerusalem. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/16/2012, 11:30 AM

Romney and Ryan Slam Obama's Foreign Policy

Republican candidates Romney and Ryan slam President Barack Obama over his foreign policy and particularly his treatment of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/14/2012, 10:04 PM

Kissinger 'Understands' Romney's 'Severe' Reaction

Former U.S Secretary of State Henry Kissinger said, he “can understand” why Romney’s initial reaction to the violence was “quite severe.”Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/13/2012, 2:02 PM

Romney Slams Obama Response to Attacks

GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney slams President Barack Obama for failing to decisively condemn lethal attacks on American embassies.Chana Ya'ar, 9/12/2012, 3:04 PM

Obama’s Jewish Support Continues to Drop

Obama’s support among Jews continues to drop although most polls show his standing is on the rise among the general population. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/11/2012, 10:46 AM

Romney: Obama's Biggest Failure is Iran

Romney tells "Meet The Press": Obama’s biggest failure is the way he dealt with Iran’s nuclear program.Elad Benari, 9/10/2012, 12:13 AM

'Stop Calling us Nazis,' GOP Tells Democrats

Romney campaign issued a statement demanding Democratic officials "cease and desist from comparing those with whom they disagree to Nazis."Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/6/2012, 4:17 PM

Romney Criticizes Democrats Over Jerusalem

Unlike previous years, the Democratic Party platform doesn’t state that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.Elad Benari, 9/5/2012, 1:18 AM

Romney Campaign Claims $100 Million in August

The Mitt Romney campaign said last week that it had raised $100 million in August, alone, Politico reported.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/4/2012, 7:30 PM

Analysis: Bibi Beating Obama at Political Chess

Iran and Israel are the last items Obama wants as election issues, but Netanyahu so far is forcing his hand and may have nothing to lose. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/4/2012, 3:52 PM

Biden: Romney Will Go to War in Syria and Iran

Vice President Joe Biden fires at Romney, implying that he's ready to go to war in Syria and Iran.”Elad Benari, 9/3/2012, 4:13 AM

Romney: 'Peace on Planet' Depends on Election

Romney suggested at a rally on Saturday that "peace on the planet" might depend on his victory in the upcoming elections. Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/2/2012, 2:17 PM

White House Responds to Romney on Israel

White House rejects Romney's comments that Obama threw Israel “under the bus,” says cooperation with Israel has never been closer.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/1/2012, 12:48 AM

Op-ed: GOPConvention Counters Democrat Accusations

The Republicans completed their to-do list by showcasing Hispanics and making Romney look more human and compassionate.Dr. Amiel Ungar, 8/31/2012, 12:34 PM

GOP VP Nominee Paul Ryan: 'Unite for America!”

Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan told a packed GOP national convention Wednesday night to unite “for the sake of our country.”Chana Ya'ar, 8/30/2012, 10:29 AM

Video: Rabbi Soloveitchik Speaks to GOP

The true source of liberty and freedom is G-d and not governments and states, national religious Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik told the GOP. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2012, 9:23 AM

Romney Officially Chosen as Presidential Nominee

Delegates at the Republican National Convention in Florida officially choose Mitt Romney as their presidential nominee.Elad Benari, 8/29/2012, 3:15 AM

Computer Model Says Polls Wrong, Romney Will Win

Mitt Romney will win – and win big – according to a computer model that has successfully predicted the last eight presidential elections. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/26/2012, 2:35 PM

Ryan: I’ve Got More Experience Than Obama in '08

Romney’s vice- presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan argued that he has more foreign-policy experience than Obama in 2008. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/22/2012, 1:09 PM

Romney Slams GOP Rep. for Skinny Dipping in Israel

Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan criticized GOP Rep. Kevin Yoder who, it has been revealed, went skinny-dipping in the Kinneret last year.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/21/2012, 1:24 PM

Campaign In-Fighting May Cost Obama the Election

Romney’s best election running mate may be President Barack Obama’s campaign team, splintered by in-fighting, says the Politico website. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/20/2012, 3:47 PM

Romney Does Not Play It Safe Selects Ryan As Veep

Analysis:Mitt Romney, in choosing Paul Ryan, has now made this election a choice between economic philosophies.Dr. Amiel Ungar, 8/12/2012, 5:32 AM

Officials: Romney VP Choice Very Pro-Israel

Paul Ryan, who was selected by Mitt Romney to run as his vice-president, is considered a strong supporter of IsraelDavid Lev, 8/11/2012, 9:18 PM

Wikipedia Locks Romney's Page for Editing

After Stephen Colbert calls for viewers to edit Wikipedia pages of election candidates, Romney's page is locked.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2012, 9:32 PM

Romney Tops List of Pro-Jewish Non-Jews

Republican candidate for president cited alongside Rupert Murdoch, leaders of Canada and India.Gil Ronen, 8/9/2012, 9:42 PM

Romney Attacks Obama For Abandoning Workforce

The Romney Campaign may have finally realized that it must go on the offensive.Amiel Ungar, 8/9/2012, 3:26 AM

Romney Rejects Adelson's Plea to Free Pollard

Romney has rejected pleas from campaign benefactor and billionaire Sheldon Adelson to call for freeing Pollard from jail. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/7/2012, 12:04 PM