Protesters mass outside Israeli PM Netanyahu’s house as anger grows

JERUSALEM (Reuters) -Police held back protesters outside the residence of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday, amid widespread anger at the failures that led to last month’s deadly attack by Hamas gunmen on communities around the Gaza Strip.Waving blue and white Israeli flags and chanting “Jail now!”, a crowd…

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‘Between two flames’: the Bedouin family that came to embody tragedy and courage on Israel’s darkest day | Israel-Hamas war | The Guardian

When Hamas militants launched a murderous attack on southern Israel on 7 October, three branches of the Zeadna family experienced very different fates.Abdul Zeadna, 29, was taking a weekend break from his factory job and camping on Zikim beach, two miles from Gaza. He was shot so many times that…

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Elon Musk’s X Has Started Selling Off Old Twitter Handles For $50,000

X, the social media site formerly known as Twitter, appears to have begun ramping up efforts to sell disused user handles, kicking off a program previously signaled by billionaire owner Elon Musk.Emails obtained by Forbes reveal that a team within the company, known as the @Handle Team, has begun work…

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“Not in Our Name”: 400 Arrested at Jewish-Led Sit-in at NYC’s Grand Central Demanding Gaza Ceasefire – YouTube

We bring you the voices of Jewish Voice for Peace and their allies who shut down the main terminal of Grand Central Station during rush hour Friday in one of New York’s largest acts of civil disobedience in 20 years to demand a ceasefire in Gaza. The multiracial, intergenerational movement…

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu could lose his job amid Israel-Hamas war – Vox

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in trouble. As in, facing a non-zero risk of losing his job trouble. And this political drama could have a profound effect on Israel’s approach to the conflict with Palestine.Netanyahu’s poll numbers since the October 7 Hamas massacre have been grim: One recent survey…

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Biden AI executive order directs agencies to develop safety guidelines – The Verge

The National Institute of Standards and Safety (NIST) will be responsible for developing standards to “red team” AI models before public release, while the Department of Energy and Department of Homeland Security are directed to address the potential threat of AI to infrastructure and the chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and…

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Israel troops and tanks fight Hamas in streets as airstrikes pound Gaza

“Gazans are cut off from the world and also each other, under a total siege and a communications blackout as the war enters a new phase. Israel’s military says it bombed 150 underground targets in northern Gaza, and has again urged residents there to move south. Hamas, which the UK…

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