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Bomb Kills 6 Police Near Pyramids [video]

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Russian diplomat: Moscow, Jerusalem Friendship at Highest Point Ever

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Elbit Reality Smartglasses to Test with Cyclists [video]

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Chief Rabbinate to List Rabbis Approved for Conversions Abroad

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Stoning Attack Smashes Israeli Bus Windshield

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Former Astronaut U.S. Senator John Glenn Dies at 95

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Israel, Honduras Sign Agreement to Upgrade Bilateral, Security, Technological Ties

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EU Bans Iran’s Aseman Airlines From European Air Space

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Update: 2 F-35 Adir Stealth Fighter Jets to Arrive Monday in Israel [video]

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Israeli Manufacturers Warn New APC to Cost Thousands of Jobs if Made in USA [video]

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Remembering Ezra Schwartz, hy’d, By Creating a Garden at Oz veGaon

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Major Hamas Cell Nabbed, Plotted Shooting and Abduction

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Germans Pulling Breitbart Ads

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CAMERA Reports AFP Journalist Takes Active Role in Fatah Politics

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ThyssenKrupp AG, Maker of Israeli Submarines, Suffered ‘Massive’ Cyber Attack

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Heirs of Jewish Art Dealer Sue Bavaria over Works by Beckmann, Klee, Gris

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Holocaust Banknote Forger Adolf Burger Dead at 99

December 8, 2016 - 2:00 PM
 
Report: 10% of Israeli Public Servants Are Olim

December 8, 2016 - 10:44 AM
 
Arrangement Act Protecting Judea and Samaria Communities Approved in Preliminary Vote

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Terrorist Neutralized in Attack at Tapuach Junction

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Netanyahu to Hollande: Suspend Peace Summit, I’ll Meet with Abbas

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Posted on: July 20th, 2015

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On an ice-cold night in 1942, while taking part in a demanding Palmach training course in Juara in north Israel, Chaviva Reich made the treacherous descent to kibbutz Ein Hashofet to bring back some grapes for her colleagues and raise their morale. She was caught by a kibbutz guard, the grapes were confiscated, and she […]

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Posted on: July 16th, 2015

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Not as well known is that long before Anderson was denied permission to sing at Constitution Hall, she was refused lodging at Nassau Inn in Princeton during her April 16, 1937 concert at the McCarter Theatre there, and Albert Einstein invited her into his home as a guest.

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Posted on: July 8th, 2015

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“Your children, look up there at the top of the chimney. Do you see the smoke coming out?” She looked up, confused by his words. He laughed harshly. “That smoke. There are your children!”

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Posted on: July 6th, 2015

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In the face of evil, we can do acts of kindness. We can do good deeds.

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Posted on: July 6th, 2015

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After diamonds were discovered in South Africa in the mid-1800s, Antwerp regained its prominence as the diamond capital of the world.

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Posted on: July 2nd, 2015

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Marceau suggested a dark reason for his wordless art: "The people who came back from the [concentration] camps were never able to talk about it…. My name is Mangel. I am Jewish. Perhaps that, unconsciously, contributed towards my choice of silence."

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Posted on: June 30th, 2015

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Anna Henriques, who hopes to one day head back to Jamaica, says, “Rabbi Raskin must be willing to respect what exists in Jamaica. The way to the future is to gently bring in the traditions of the past and at the same time embrace the idiosyncrasies of the Jamaican people.”

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Posted on: June 29th, 2015

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It may be that seeking to connect with the past is rooted in the impermanence and impersonality of modern life.

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Posted on: June 25th, 2015

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Everyone in the kehilla can get involved, she added, and mothers can network with each other.

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Posted on: June 24th, 2015

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On her first ever trip to Israel last week, popular radio talk-show personality and clinical psychologist Dr. Joy Browne, whose spirited broadcasts regularly attract millions of listeners across North America, paid a visit to OneFamily headquarters in Jerusalem in order to learn more about the physical and emotional challenges faced by victims of terror in […]

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Posted on: June 22nd, 2015

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For those who couldn’t go off base, a personal parcel was priceless in its ability to convey a feeling of home.

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Posted on: June 22nd, 2015

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With the danger of being discovered always a possibility, the partisans not only moved around in the forest, but also eliminated any collaborators.

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Posted on: June 18th, 2015

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Many properly cite Innocents as evidence that the Arab presence in Eretz Yisrael was so inconsequential before the arrival of the Zionist pioneers as to defeat any modern Arab claim to the land.

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Posted on: June 5th, 2015

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For the Jewish community, the influx of so many world-class musicians provided a tremendous cultural stimulus and generated great pride.

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Posted on: June 2nd, 2015

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"Spot On,” our semi-regular feature on off-the-beaten-track places in Israel, takes us to the Golan

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Posted on: May 29th, 2015

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"One minute I sing a song and they go back in time to their youth."

Road sign in Russian and Yiddish greeting visitors on the road just outside Birobidzhan. (photo by Ben G. Frank)
 

Posted on: May 27th, 2015

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Birobidzhan railway station sign is the world's only one spelling the town's name in Yiddish letters

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Posted on: May 26th, 2015

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Mordechai and his men shared a strong mutual loyalty.

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Posted on: May 26th, 2015

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“Can I wear tefillin in the bathroom?” That was the question US Private Nuchim Lebensohn wrote to Mike Tress, president of the Agudath Israel Youth Council, in a letter dated November 18, 1942. Lebensohn was not your typical young American GI. Polish by birth, he was forty-three years old and married when he was drafted […]

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Posted on: May 21st, 2015

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The nations of the world left the vessel to sit rotting in the water during one of the coldest winters in decades and with its starving and freezing passengers abandoned.

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