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Updated: Record High Voter Turnout So Far (8 PM)

For an Israeli election race where no one can actually say what the important issues of the race are, voter turnout has been at...

British FM: Two-State Solution Nearly Impossible

He called for a return to peace talks "without preconditions."

What Will the Chareidim Do?

In the past, Chareidi (Ultra-Orthodox) participation in election voting has never topped more than around a third of their potential voters. Chareidim have avoided voting...

Terrorist Captured from Yitzhar Attack

On Tuesday afternoon, the IDF captured and arrested the Arab terrorist that seriously injured a guard from Yitzhar. During the attack that occurred around December 17, 2012,...

Israel to Demolish 3 Illegal Arab Homes

Someone in the Civil Administration in Judea and Samaria is paying attention.

20% of Voters Remain Undecided Until the Last Minute

A Channel 1 survey reported that 20% of voters remain undecided until the last minute. Many will only be deciding on the party to...

Pro-Labor Settler and Pro-Bennett Bedouin

There are Israeli voters making some surprising and rather unexpected choices.

Hagel Meets with Top Jewish Leaders

Top Jewish organizational leaders met with Chuck Hagel, President Obama's defense secretary nominee, and Vice President Joe Biden. A four-sentence statement Monday issued by the...

Bennett Attacked by Haredim at Western Wall

The attack occurred as Bennett began praying in front of the Wall

Yet Another Shooting at Migdal Oz

In what is turning in an almost nightly event, Arabs from next door Beit Fajr shot at the southern entrance of Kibbutz Migdal Oz...

Rabbi Lior ‘Saddened’ by Rav Ovadia’s Attack on Jewish Home

On Saturday night, Rav Ovadia attacked the Jewish Home party saying it was not the home of Jews but of goyim.

Talansky: ‘I gave $30,000 to Olmert’s Brother’

While former prime minister Ehud Olmert has been making the rounds putting down the achievements of his successor, Benjamin Netanyahu, the prosecution in Olmert's...

Chief of India’s Air Force in Israel for Talks

Indian Chief of Air Staff Norman Anil Kumar Browne is in Israel for talks with the highest ranking Israeli military officials as ties deepen between the two countries’ defense establishments.

Jewish Press Interviews with Tomorrow’s Knesset Candidates!

Still deciding who will get your vote? The Jewish Press team has interviewed several of this election's most newsworthy candidates - hear what they have to say about the issues affecting you most, and cast your ballot on January 22.

Russian Jews Back Moscow in US Feud Over Chabad Text

Leaders of Russia’s Jewish community have criticized a U.S. federal court ruling that fined Russia for refusing to hand over ancient Chasidic texts.

Hungarian Lawmaker to Speak on ‘Zionist Threat’

A lawmaker from Hungary’s Jobbik Party who recently called for listing Jews as a “security risk” reportedly is planning a lecture tour about the “Zionist threat.”

NY Book Takes Top 2012 National Jewish Book Award

A history of New York Jewry took Jewish book of the year honors in the 2012 National Jewish Book Awards.

Dr. Heimlich Fighting the Red Cross over Maneuver

The American Red Cross' first-aid procedure still recommends five back slaps and then five abdominal thrusts to deal with choking.

Prison Bound Madoff’s Brother at Granddaughter’s Bat Mitzvah

Little Rebecca told the assembled congregation that “the suffering of others should not be forgotten.”

Facebook Apologizes for Closing Anti PA Page

Facebook allows Hamas leaders and other known terrorists to maintain pages.

UN Handing Assad $519M in ‘Humanitarian Aid’

The more than 60,000 deaths during the Syrian Civil War, are referred to in UN-speak as "the events in Syria since March, 2011," or, sometimes, as "the current events."

Barbara Walters Hospitalized

ABC's Barbara Walters fell during an inauguration party in Washington and has been hospitalized, AP reported. Walters, 83, fell on Saturday night at the residence...

Jewish Home Fined $20,000, Power for Israel Ads Restored

Rubinstein made clear that candidate lists running for election may not trifle with injunctions issued by the Chairman of the Central Election Commission.

Mayor of Ariel, New University City, Passes Away

Ron Nachman, the Mayor of the Samarian city of Ariel, passed away after losing his battle to bladder cancer.

Atrocities Plague Syria, Over 3,500 Children Killed

The United Nations Fund for Children (UNICEF) on Saturday denounced fighters in Syria for endangering children in the bloody civil war which has gripped the country for almost two years.

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