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Geeky Pot Testing Pioneers Seek To Leverage Colorado's Jewish Marijuana Connection

Wong’s strong reputation for quality microbiological testing and their personal connections with many of the state’s leading marijuana producers — many of whom happen to be Jews.

Amid Baltimore Violence, Jews Plead for Calm — and Justice

An uneasy calm reigns in Baltimore for now, Michael Kaplan reports. Can Jews help prevent the unrest from spiralling in the racially divided city?

Kentucky Derby Horse Gives Arnold Zetcher a Chance To Dream

Arnold Zetcher has been in the horse racing business for 15 years. Could Firing Line be his ticket to Kentucky Derby glory?

Students at the Jewish Primary Day School in Washington D.C. celebrate Israeli independence day.

$20M Gift Set To Transform Only Jewish Day School in Washington D.C.

A huge donation is about to transform the only Jewish day school in the nation’s capital.

Where Do Israeli Babies Come From? Nepal. But After Quake, for How Long?

Nepal’s devastating earthquake has sent shock waves through a most unlikely group: gay Israelis who are having babies with surrogate South Asian mothers.