The following story was issued by Hearst News Service today. HELEN THOMAS ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT WASHINGTON, June 7, 2010 – Helen Thomas announced Monday that she is retiring, effective immediately. Her decision came after her controversial comments about Israel and the Palestinians were captured on videotape and widely disseminated on the Internet. Thomas later issued a statement: “I deeply regret my comments I made last week regarding the Israelis and the […]
Helen Thomas: Jews “get the hell out of Palestine” go back to “Germany, Poland and America” Veteran White House Correspondent Helen Thomas has provoked a storm in the US after saying the Jews must “get the hell out of Palestine” and “go home” to Germany or Poland. Thomas, who will be celebrating her 90th birthday soon, made the remarks in a talk with Rabbi David Nesenoff on the margins of […]
A tragic plane crash in Western Russia takes the lives of 97 including Polish President Lech Kaczynski and several top Polish leaders. The cause of the accident could be due to heavy fog in the area.