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Report: Toulouse Shooting Suspect Arrested


The main suspect in the shooting attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse reportedly was arrested in France following a 12-hour standoff with police.Read More

Knesset Imposes Sanctions on Men Who Deny Divorce Papers

The Knesset passed a law Monday night aimed at encouraging rabbinical courts to impose sanctions on husbands who refuse to give their wives a get, or Jewish bill of divorce.Read More

Romney Wins Decisive Victory in Illinois


Mitt Romney handily won the Illinois primary, consolidating his status as frontrunner in the race for the GOP presidential nod.Read More

Toulouse Suspect May Have Al Qaeda Links


Thousands attended the funeral in Jerusalem of the four victims of the attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse, as French police surrounded the home of their prime suspect.Read More

Release of Cuban Spy Raises Gross Hopes


The wife of Alan Gross welcomed a judge’s decision to temporarily release a convicted Cuban spy to visit his ailing brother and said she hoped the Cuban government would grant a similar request to her husband.Read More

Settlers Cannot Claim Stolen Farmland: Court

By Haaretz

The Israeli Supreme Court set a precedent on Tuesday ruling that an Ottoman law, under which settlers could get custody of agricultural land by showing they had been farming it for a decade or longer, was not enough to grant ownership of the land.Read More

France Launches Largest Manhunt for Killer

By Haaretz

France is on its highest state of alert since 2003. Thousands of police investigators (DCRI) are hunting the gunman who killed four at a Jewish school.Read More

Hadassah Hospital Opens New Tower


Hadassah Hospital opened a new $363 million tower that will relieve patient overcrowding.Read More

Reform Movement Launches Daily Prayer App


The iPad app for the Mishkan T’filah, the Reform movement’s daily prayer book, was launched.Read More

French Neo-Nazis Quizzed on Toulouse Killings


Three former French soldiers who were believed to be involved in the shooting attack on a Jewish school in Toulouse were questioned and released by French police.Read More

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