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Treasury’s Cohen to Turkey, UAE to Talk Iran Sanctions

Treasury Undersecretary David Cohen, the top Obama administration official monitoring Iran sanctions compliance, will visit Turkey and the United Arab Emirates. The Treasury Department announcement...

AIPAC Rejects Report of Differences with Wasserman Schultz

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee said an article describing differences between the group and U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz was “inaccurate.” “I wanted to...

WOW and Splinter Group O-WOW Fighting over Kotel Deal

Remember Life of Brian, where the Judean splinter groups run into each other and start a brawl? You're in for a treat.

NY Assembly Bill to Punish Colleges Supporting BDS

It's fun to push back. God bless you, Mr. Silver, keep 'em running!

Jewish Harvard Law Prof Recipient of Prize for Disability Rights

The Ruderman Foundation Prize went to a global leader in extending rights to those with disabilities

ADL Calls Pollard Case Vendetta against American Jews

Jewish leaders may be taking a big risk by charging that refusing to free Pollard is a vendetta against US Jews

UPDATED: Fox News Rejects SodaStream’s Super Bowl Ad (Video)

SodaStream is getting great free publicity from Boycott Israel and now Fox News, which rejected its Super Bowl ad.

Netanyahu: Settlers Will Be Able to Choose Palestinian Citizenship

Bennett: considering Jews living under Palestinian rule is pulling the rug from under our right to Tel Aviv, too.

Lockheed Martin to Help Launch Cyber Security Program in Israel

Lockheed Martin and EMC Corp. announced on Sunday an agreement to invest in cyber security and other technology projects based in the new Advanced...

White House Names First Envoy for Holocaust Survivor Services

The White House on Friday announced the appointment of Aviva Sufian as the first Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Special Envoy for...

Obama Administration Labels Islamic Jihad Leader as Terrorist

The Obama administration has designated Palestinian Islamic Jihad’s deputy secretary general Ziyad al-Nakhalah as a terrorist, the U.S. State Dept. announced. The Islamic Jihad claimed...

Mayor De Blasio Says Defending Israel Is Part of His Job

Bill de Blasio, New York’s newly installed mayor said, “Part of my job description is to be a defender of Israel” while speaking at...

PLO Official: Negotiations Will Fail, Time to Take Up Arms

Tawfiq Tirawi is a really bad man, and, like Palestinian leaders over a century, is determined to drag his people into a river of blood.

PLO Rally Against Peace Talks Used to ‘Motivate’ Israeli Capitulation

Protesters said the Kerry agreement is a cover for Israel to speed up settlement and the Judaization of Jerusalem.

Palestinian Negotiator: Kerry Plan Includes Israeli Withdrawals

Israeli negotiators are discussing a series of limited withdrawals linked to progress by the Palestinian Authority in maintaining security, a senior Palestinian official said. The...

Brandeis Paid Former President Reinharz $811,000 for Unused Sabbatical

Brandeis University disclosed that it paid former university president Jehuda Reinharz $811,000 for accumulated sabbatical leave that he never took during his 17-year presidency. The...

J Street, Marginalized in D.C., Leeching into the Hillels

J Street brazenly brazenly ignored a firm commitment to Philadelphia's Hillels. There were no consequences.

Palestinian Arab Placed on Global Terrorist List by US

The U.S. announced it placed a Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader on its global terrorist list.

Madoff Recovering from Heart Attack

Bernard Madoff suffered a heart attack in prison last month and was hospitalized, CNBC revealed Wednesday after receiving an email from the 75-year-old Ponzi...

Pentagon Allows Kippa and Beard If They Don’t Endanger a Mission

The Pentagon made clear in an order that troops may accommodate religious beliefs in their garb or grooming as long as it does not...

EU: If Deal Fails We’ll Boycott Israel, But We’re Not One-Sided

The ambassador did not state what would happen if the talks fail over something else?

White House Misstated Iran’s Position: ‘We Won’t Dismantle Anything’

Iran's foreign minister is claiming that the White House misrepresented a major issue in the agreement between the P5+1 and Iran.

Birthright Expands Eligibility for Free Trips to Israel

The Taglit-Birthright Israel program has expanded eligibility for its free 10-day trips to Israel for Jewish young adults ages 18-26 to include teenagers who...

Second Orthodox NY High School Allowing Girls to Don Tefillin

A second Modern Orthodox high school in New York has announced it will permit girls to wear tefillin during prayer. The Ramaz School in Manhattan...

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