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A French Entrepreneur Is Intent on A Multi-Billion Dollar Dealmaking Spree In The US

Netherlands-based telecom conglomerate Altice NV and its U.S. cable unit are in the early stages of working on an offer to buy Charter Communications Inc., sources told Reuters on Wednesday, in a move that would build more scale in the United States. Read more

Energy Tycoon Leonid Mikhelson Tops Russia’s Rich List

Leonid Mikhelson, co-owner of Russian gas producer Novatek, has topped Russia’s rich list for a second year running with an estimated wealth of $18.4 billion, the Russian edition of Forbes reported on Thursday. Read more

Polish President: Jews Safer In Poland Than Western Europe

Jews are safer in Poland than in Western Europe, the country’s president Andrzej Duda said Thursday on a state visit to Israel, even as he rejected any historic culpability by his country during the Holocaust. Read more

Savyon Zabar Discovered Murdered In NYC Apartment

Savyon Zabar, an Israeli-born club operator and fixture of New York gay nightlife, was found strangled in his uptown apartment Wednesday morning, in what New York police have ruled a homicide. Read more

Jewish Actress Scarlett Johansson Is The Top-Grossing Actor Of 2016

Scarlett Johansson was named the top-grossing actor of 2016 thanks to her roles in the superhero movie Captain America: Civil War and the Hollywood satire Hail Caesar. Read more

Outrage Erupts After CNN Caption Asks: Are Jews People?

New York – After being blasted for its abysmal coverage of the presidential race, CNN has found itself in the hot seat once again, this time for an onscreen caption that questioned whether Jews are human. Read more

British MPs Call To Strip Disgraced Jewish Tycoon Philip Green of Knighthood

LONDON — British lawmakers on Thursday approved a motion recommending Jewish billionaire tycoon Philip Green be stripped of his knighthood following the collapse of department store chain BHS, which cost 11,000 jobs. Read more

New York – Jewelry Manufacturer Inadvertently Tosses Almost $1M In Diamonds In Pre-Shabbos Rush

A Jewish jeweler whose insurance company believes he committed fraud claimed he accidentally threw out nearly $1 million worth of diamonds last year, while rushing to arrive at a trade show before Shabbat, the New York Post reported on Friday. Read more

Parents of Jewish Actor Anton Yelchin To Sue Over His Death

The parents of Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin are planning to sue Fiat Chrysler over the wrongful death of their son. Read more

Jewish Istanbul Deputy Mayor Shot In The Head After Assailant Storms Office

ISTANBUL – An Istanbul deputy mayor was killed on Monday after being shot in the head by an unknown assailant. Read more