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Yesh Atid Chairman Yair Lapid with MK Rabbi Shai Peron, one of the party's two Orthodox leaders.
 

Lapid to Haredim: I Will Not Hurt the Torah World, It’s Nonsense

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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"The study of Torah cannot become an excuse not to study math and English, not to serve the homeland, and not to work for a living."

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Modi'in Culture Hall Director Dina Peled.
 

Director: Some Modi’in Parents Let Kids Use Culture Hall as Bathroom

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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"We were shocked by the incident, but apparently it was just the beginning."

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Reporter Sorry for Hinting Israel Bribed Bulgaria to Frame Hezbollah

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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A correspondent for the Financial Times apologized for suggesting that Israel may have bribed Bulgaria to frame Hezbollah. “Sincere apologies and regret for ill-conceived tweet yesterday about Israel and Bulgaria,” Borzou Daragahi, the London-based newspaper’s Middle East and North Africa correspondent, wrote Wednesday on Twitter. The previous day Daragahi had tweeted, “I don’t doubt Hezbollah/Iran […]

 

100 Year Old Man Leaves $28 million to Family Matters

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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Richard Herman, who died last November at the age of 100, left $28 million to the Greater Washington social service agency Family Matters. Tonya Smallwood, the president and CEO of Family Matters, at a news conference Wednesday called the bequeathal one of the largest donations ever received from a single donor to a D.C. social […]

Israeli's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shaking hands with Labor party leader Shelly Yachimovich, who is flanked by Naftali Bennett to her right and Yair Lapid to her left.
 

Jewish Home: Netanyahu Wants Us Out of Government

Posted on: February 7th, 2013

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The Likud is only using Bennett's party to bring down Yair Lapid's price.

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IDF Soldier Beat Cancer, Became a Pilot

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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An IDF officer training to be a pilot discovered he had cancer, but he conquered the disease and now has graduated from  Israel Air Force’s Flight Academy’s tough course. “Lt. T,” who declined being interviewed by media, completed the course despite long stretches in the hospital. The IDF published his story to note World Cancer […]

 

British Reporter Apologizes for Hinting Israel Framed Hizbullah

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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A correspondent for the Financial Times apologized for suggesting that Israel may have bribed Bulgaria to framed Hizbullah. “Sincere apologies and regret for ill-conceived tweet yesterday about Israel and Bulgaria,” Borzou Daragahi, the London-based newspaper’s Middle East and North Africa correspondent, wrote Wednesday on Twitter. The previous day Daragahi had tweeted, “I don’t doubt Hezbollah/Iran […]

 

Abbas Cuddles Up to Ahmadinejad and Mohammed Hosni – uh – Morsi

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has found a true partner in Cairo, where he thanked Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Wednesday for his support to win United Nations General Assembly approval to recognize the PA as a non-member observer state. Abbas did not miss the opportunity to flatter, or at least to try to flatter, […]

NY State Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin (R,C-Melrose)
 

McLaughlin Sorry for Cuomo-Hitler Analogy (Video)

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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GOP Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin previously has likened Gov. Andrew Cuomo to Julius Caesar. Today he compared him with Hitler and quickly apologized – after the damage, mostly to himself, was done.

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PA Prepares Arabs for ‘Peace’ by Honoring Murderers of Jews

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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Palestinian Authority TV, is ramping up incitement to kill Jews by re-broadcasting a year-old music video praising terrorists for murdering more than 100 Israeli civilians, with dubbing by PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas. The terrorists are serving lengthy jail sentences, some of them multiple life terms. Abbas last year added the release of all Palestinian Authority […]

 

OU Consensus Candidate Emerges, Averting Election Showdown

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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The Orthodox Union board reportedly has opted for a consensus candidate, Martin Nachimson, to avert a showdown over its presidency. Nachimson, a senior vice president at the organization best known for running the largest kosher certifying operation in the world, is expected to be elected when the board meets next month in New York, The […]

 

Preparing for the Worst, IDF Bans Civilian Aircraft from Haifa

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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The increasingly tense northern border with Lebanon has prompted the IDF to order civilian aircraft to avoid using the Haifa air strip. “Security needs relating to the air space in the area have been addressed,” reads a terse military statement. Israel has conducted several mock raids and surveillance flights in Lebanon the past week, and […]

 

Ex-Justice Menachem Elon, Father of Rabbi Elon, Dies at 89

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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Israel is mourning the passing of former Justice and Israeli Prize laureate Menachem Elon, who died early Wednesday at the age of 89 and was buried in the afternoon in Jerusalem. One of his four children is national religious Rabbi Mordechai Elon. Justice Elon served in the Supreme Court for 16 years, until 1993. During […]

 

No More Mail on Shabbos

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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The frustration of having to think about the mail that is delivered on the Sabbath, but which cannot be opened by Jews because of the Torah prohibition of tearing, is about to come to an end. The U.S. Postal Service announced Wednesday that it will stop delivering mail on Saturday in August, but obviously not […]

 

‘Kill the Jews’ Returns to France

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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Two separate groups of French thugs mugged a young Jewish man wearing a Star of David, and a knife-wielding Muslim woman was arrested at the same Toulouse school where a terrorist killed four Jews last year. The woman was arrested, but the daylight attackers of Jewish man in Marseille fled after stealing an MP3 player […]

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Expert Panel: Make IDF Officers Take the Heat for Illegal Orders

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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A government-appointed commission investigating the 2010 Mavi Mamara flotilla clash suggested on Wednesday that “the buck stops here” law should apply to IDF officers who are found responsible for any illegal orders that soldiers carry out. Military courts previously have found some soldiers for illegal actions during the Operation Cast Lead counter-terrorist campaign four years […]

Technion Researcher Kira Radinsky
 

Microsoft, Technion Scientists Invent Software to Predict the Future

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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The system initially used 22 years of New York Times archives, from 1986 to 2007.

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Female Circumcision Now a Growing Problem in Germany
 

Female Circumcision Now a Growing Problem in Germany

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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For many of these women, urinating can take up to 30 minutes, and is very painful.

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Israel Deploys Third Missile System on Syrian Border

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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Israel has deployed a third Iron Dome missile defense system in the north, shortly after the IDF air strike near the border between Syria and Lebanon, AFP reports. “The deployment of several Iron Dome batteries in the north of the country comes as part of the setting up of the system,” an IDF spokesperson said. […]

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US Legion of Merit Award to IDF Chief

Posted on: February 6th, 2013

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IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz was awarded the Legion of Merit by the United States for meritorious military service. Gantz accepted the award on Tuesday during his five-day visit to the United States at the invitation of his U.S. counterpart, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey. On behalf of President Obama, […]

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