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Oldest Australian Jew Dies at 110

By JTA

Mary Rothstein, Australia’s oldest Jew, has died at age 110.Read More


Israel Supreme Court Orders State To Dismantle Illegal Settlement

By Chaim Levinson (Haaretz)

The Supreme Court issued an unprecedented ruling on Tuesday ordering the state to dismantle the largest illegal settlement outpost in the West Bank by March 2012.Read More


Gabrielle Giffords Makes Dramatic Return To Vote on Debt Bill

By Forward Staff

Gabrielle Giffords made a dramatic return.Read More


Progressive Jews Meet With White House

By JTA

Representatives from progressive Jewish organizations met with White House officials.Read More


Report: Netanyahu Agrees to Talks Based on '67 Borders

By Forward Staff

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is ready to negotiate a peace accord with the Palestinians on the basis of proposals from President Barack Obama, Israeli public radio reported late Monday.Read More


Holocaust Property Database Provides Trove of Info

By JTA

A database of Holocaust-era property records has become the largest publicly available, single-source database of lost Jewish property assets from that era.Read More


Bosnian Serb Deported From Israel to Face War Crimes Trial

A Bosnian Serb with Israeli citizenship can be extradited to Bosnia to stand trial on charges of genocide, a Jerusalem court ruled.Read More


Looted Warsaw Ghetto Painting Returned to Poland

By JTA

A Nazi-looted painting depicting Jewish life in the Warsaw Ghetto was returned to Poland.Read More


Jewish Duke Hoopster Heads to Maccabi Tel Aviv

By Forward Staff

Duke’s Jon Scheyer is coming to Israel to be a basketball superstar.Read More


Australian Rabbi Resigns Over Molestation Cover-Up Report

By JTA

A Sydney rabbi stepped aside from his high-profile post while he fights a report suggesting he supported covering up alleged cases of child molestation.Read More


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