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Tarnished Golden Years: Elderly Jewish residents, their numbers dwindling, compain about newcomers at the Abe Cramer B’nai Brith Apartments in Harrisburg.

The Jewish Senior Homes That Aren’t (Anymore)

What happens when only a handful of Jews are left in senior homes built by B’nai B’rith? The struggle unfolding in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is part of a sad nationwide trend.

Hillary Clinton Set for Boost From Hollywood's Jewish Big Names

As Hillary Clinton launches her bid for the White House, Hollywood’s biggest Jewish names appear ready to deliver a far more unified front than in her 2008 run.

Still the One? Sen. Chuck Schumer is a strong supporter of Barack Obama, and was rewarded with a prime position at the president’s second inauguration.

Will Chuck Schumer Side With Republicans Over President Obama on Iran Nuclear Deal?

Chuck Schumer is suddenly in the hot seat on Iran. Will Jewish Democratic Senators keep backing a Republican bill that could scuttle President Obama’s nuclear deal?

Israel Plans Two-Pronged Attack To Thwart Iran Deal

Israel will adopt two lines of attack as it tries to thwart – or at least modify – the international nuclear agreement with Iran in the coming weeks, a senior official said.

Damage Control: Kansas City officials examined the scene of a shooting at the city’s Jewish Community Campus in April, 2014.

How a Secret Charity Helps Jewish Groups Feel Safe

Amid heightened safety concerns, Jewish groups are turning to an unusual and pricey source of help: a secretive not-for-profit organization called the Secure Community Network.