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Israel Leading the West's War against Radical Islam

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CBNNEWS.COM

JERUSALEM, Israel -- Israel is literally the West's frontline in confronting radical Islamic groups, former Israeli National Security Advisor Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Yaakov Amidror said.

Less than a day after Israel agreed to an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire with Hamas, following 50 days of fighting in the south, an Israeli army officer was moderately wounded along Israel's northern border on the Golan Heights by gunfire emanating from Syria.

US economy forecast to grow by just 1.5 percent in 2014

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FOXNEWS.COM

The Congressional Budget Office on Wednesday forecast that the U.S. economy will grow by just 1.5 percent in 2014, undermined by a poor performance during the first three months of the year.

The new assessment was considerably more pessimistic than the Obama administration's, which predicted last month that the economy would expand by 2.6 percent this year even though it contracted by an annual rate of 2.1 percent in the first quarter.

NY Times ‘Mishandled’ Hamas-Israel War Coverage

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CBNNEWS.COM

Investigative journalist Richard Behar with Forbes Magazine unveiled how the international press has mishandled the Israel-Hamas war.

Behar's report focuses heavily on the New York Times because, he said, "it is, without question, the most important media outlet in the world, in terms of setting the table each day for other outlets. It is also widely regarded as the most authoritative media outlet in the world for international coverage."