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Houses on the Hill:WZO’s Settlement Division was a key force in supporting Jewish building.

Zionist Group's Vote Could Bare Israel's Secret Funding of Settlements

Israel has long used the main world Zionist group to funnel funds to West Bank settlements. Will leaders soon close the loophole that allows the cash to flow without scrutiny?

Marchers rally in Moscow to protest the murder of opposition leader Boris Nemtsov.

Russian Jews Worry for Future After Killing of Opposition Leader Boris Nemtsov

During the past two years, Dima Zicer has skipped several political rallies opposing the chauvinistic policies of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Benjamin Netanyahu speaks at AIPAC conference in Washington on Monday.

Netanyahu and White House Seek to Lower Flames as Speech to Congress Looms

As Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress nears, both Israel and the White House have sought to take the edge off their feud — starting with the prime minister’s speech to AIPAC.

Cleveland Cavaliers coach David Blatt is getting used to working with superstar LeBron James.

David Blatt Gets Used To Coaching Hoops Royalty

David Blatt and the Cleveland Cavaliers had great expectations with the return of four-time MVP LeBron James via free agency from the Miami Heat.

Benjamin Netanyahu went to the Western Wall before claiming to speak for ‘the Jewish people’ when he addresses Congress.

AIPAC Seeks Unity as Feud Erupts Over 'Arrogant' Benjamin Netanyahu

A nasty feud over Benjamin Netanyahu’s claim to speak ‘for the Jewish people’ erupted even as AIPAC sought to showcase unity on the opening day of its national conference.