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LIVE: New York Celebrates the Israel Day Parade [video]

New York celebrates one of its largest, most popular parades of the year, starting at 11 am: the Israel Day Parade.

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Chabad Prepares for Nepal’s New Nightmare – Monsoon Season

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Torah Stolen from Ziv Hospital in Tzefat

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Oldest Set of 10 Commandments Showing in Israel

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Bangkok Chabad Rabbi Among Winners of Jerusalem Unity Prize

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Israel Counter-Terror Bureau Nixes Travel to Tunisia

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‘Survey Monkey’ CEO David Goldberg Passes Away at 47

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Borough Park Crowned NY City’s Baby Capital

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Chabad Co-Emissary in Nepal Hopes for ‘Only Good News’ in Video

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Rehovot Student Wins Bible Quiz

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Chabad Safeguards Himalaya Hikers with Satellite Phones

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