Daily Kickoff: Day 6 in search for kidnapped boys | How Yeshiva University Lost $1B | US, Iran close to a deal? | NY Mistrial – No Yiddish Translation

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff DEEP DIVE: “How To Lose $1 Billion: Yeshiva University Blows Its Future on Loser Hedge Funds” by Steven I. Weiss in TakePart: “What they…

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Daily Kickoff: Day 5 in search for kidnapped boys | Israel concerned about U.S. Iran cooperation | BuzzTorah: BuzzFeed for Jews | Lew to visit Israel

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff DAY 5: Netanyahu: It’s Going To Take Time: “We are here in the midst of a complex operation. We need to be prepared…

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Daily Kickoff: US & Iran to team up on Iraq; Scott Walker Eyes 2016 As He Visits Lakewood, NJ; Moise Safra Passed Away at 79; Top 20 Israeli StartUps

Monday, June 16, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff DRIVING THE DAY: For the first time in over a year, Israeli PM Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas spoke together on…

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Daily Kickoff: Josh Mandel shatters his own Israel Bonds record; Cantor to the Hamptons for Shabbat; Starbucks brings Israeli powermat tech to stores

Friday, June 13, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff Heard On Michael Fragin’s ‘Spin Class’ Radio Show — BuzzFeed: Eric Cantor Blames Democrats For Defeat, Supporter Phil Rosen Says: “What we’ve discovered is…

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Daily Kickoff: NYTimes on Cantor’s Jewish Donors; Senate Hearing on Iran Today; Pulver’s Zula Raises $3M; David Yarus’s ‘Kosher Tinder’ App – JSwipe

Thursday, June 12, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff TOP TALKER: Eric Cantor announced at a press conference yesterday that he will step down as House Majority Leader and will not…

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Daily Kickoff: Eric Cantor’s Loss Stuns – ‘Jewish Insiders’ React; J Street Donors to Host President Obama Today; Rising Jewish Star Raises Millions

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff SHOCKED! – The One Word To Describe How Everyone Felt Last Night When They Heard That House Majority Leader & Sole Jewish…

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Daily Kickoff: Does Hillary have Christie’s ‘Occupation’ problem?; Bipartisan Senate Letter on PA GOV; Inside Story of (pending) Sterling Ballmer Deal

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff DRIVING THE DAY: UPSET IN ISRAEL’S PRESIDENT ELECTION: Dovish Knesset member Meir Sheetrit surprised everyone this morning by surging to 2nd place in the first…

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Daily Kickoff: Open Hillel Debate | Guess the Headline’s Publisher – Iranian or Israeli? | Bank Leumi to pay U.S. $289M

Monday, June 9, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff TOP TALKER: Questionable AP Wire Story Runs In Papers Across The Country Today – “Israel no longer a cause that unifies U.S….

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Daily Kickoff: The Jewish Angle of Ken Vogel’s ‘Big Money’ Book; Clinton writes about Alan Gross in memoir; BuzzFeed on U.S.-Hamas back channel talks

Friday, June 6, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff FIRST LOOK: Ken Vogel’s New Book – ‘Big Money; 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp—on the trail of Ultra-Rich…

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Daily Kickoff: Comparing Bergdahl to Shalit; Jewish U.S. Amb. LeVine’s Trend: Will.i.am in Israel; New Yorker – “What will be with Beny Steinmetz?”

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

By Jacob Kornbluh & JI Staff TOP TALKER: Obama administration to work with new PA-Hamas unity government: In what some are calling a new low in the U.S. –…

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