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'PM's speech distracts from preventing a nuclear Iran'

Obama says Netanyahu made a mistake by coming to speak at Congress just weeks before Israeli election.

Netanyahu's alternative speech to Congress

'Iran has a government we can do business with,' the prime minister should, but won't, say in his address to Congress.

Drama over Netanyahu's speech is shifting in his favor

Congress and millions of Americans are eager to hear what the PM has to say on Iran; once he leaves, it is Obama who will be on the spot.

Why do Jews eat hamantaschen on Purim?

And does the name of the Purim cookie really refer to evil Haman's ear, or maybe his hat, or maybe a Germanic baking technique?