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Rahm Emanuel’s Name Back on Ballot

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The Illinois Supreme Court ordered Rahm Emanuel’s name back on the ballot for Chicago mayor.Read More


Hezbollah-Backed Candidate To Form New Lebanese Government

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The choice of Hezbollah’s candidate for prime minister has led to protests in Lebanon.Read More


Rahm Emanuel Ineligible To Run for Mayor of Chicago

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Rahm Emanuel was ruled ineligible to run for mayor of Chicago.Read More


Moscow Airport Bombing 'A Horrifying Scene' Say Chabad Emissaries

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A bombing at the busiest airport in Moscow that killed at least 31 and injured 130 is being called a terrorist attack by Russian officials.

Chabad emissaries at bombed Moscow airport: “It was a horrifying scene”Read More


Two New Flotillas Attempt To Break Gaza Blockade

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Two more flotillas will attempt to break Israel’s blockade of Gaza, organizers said.Read More


Gaza Blockade Legal, Israeli Commission Finds

The Israeli commission of inquiry into the Israeli Navy’s interception of a Gaza-bound flotilla found that the naval blockade of Gaza does not break international law.Read More


Iran Refuses to Discuss Suspension of Nuclear Program

By Haaretz Service

Iran would refuse to discuss any suspension of its uranium enrichment activities during talks with six world powers over its nuclear program that opened in Istanbul on Friday, a senior Iranian official said.Read More


Congressman Expresses Regret About Using Holocaust Terminology

By JTA

U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen, a Tennessee Democrat, expressed regrets about his use of Holocaust terminology in attacking Republicans during the debate over health care reform.Read More


Lieberman Reportedly Will Not Seek Re-election

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U.S. Sen. Joe Lieberman reportedly will not run for reelection.Read More


Russian President Reiterates Recognition of Palestine

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Russian President Dmitry Medvedev reiterated Russia’s recognition more than two decades ago of an independent Palestinian state.Read More





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