Day: September 3, 2014

9 NYC Pre-K Centers Shut Down; 36 Delayed

With only two days left before the start of New York public school year, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration announced the cancellation of nine pre-kindergarten centers and the delayed start dates of 36 others. The Associated Press was told by…

Is Your Big Shot Dentist a Phony??

On Thursday, August 28th, Attorney General Schneiderman announced the arrests of sham dentists charged with treating patients without a license at Brooklyn clinics. Attorney General police barged into two dental offices on Wednesday, August 27th, to arrest four Russian men…

Qatar Invests in the West, and Funds Hamas

The oil-rich Gulf state of Qatar’s influence has been widely felt during the ongoing Israel-Hamas conflict. While traditionally closely aligned with Iran, Hamas has pivoted to Sunni powers like Qatar and Turkey in recent years for economic and political support….