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CNN's Zakaria Returns ADL Award Over Group's Mosque Opposition

CNN host Fareed Zakaria has returned an award to the Anti-Defamation League over the group’s opposition to building a mosque near Ground Zero.Read More


Tony Judt, Historian, Scholar and Israel Critic, Is Dead at 62

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History scholar and writer Tony Judt, a vocal critic of Israel after having lived there, has died.Read More


Elena Kagan Wins Senate Confirmation

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Elena Kagan was confirmed as the U.S. Supreme Court’s 112th justice.Read More


AJC Hires Longtime AJCongress Staffer Marc Stern

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Two weeks after the American Jewish Congress suspended its operations, the American Jewish Committee has hired the shuttered group’s highest-ranking professional.Read More


Salita To Return to Ring

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Dmitriy Salita will make his return to the ring in a boxing card he is promoting.Read More


Jewish Father of Three Among Eight Killed in Beer Warehouse Rampage

A Jewish father of three was among the victims of a shooting rampage at a Connecticut beer warehouse.Read More


Ahmadinejad Unharmed After Assassination Attempt

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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad was not injured in a failed assassination attempt on his convoy in western Iran.Read More


Landmarks Commission Clears the Way for Ground Zero Mosque

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A New York City commission vote has cleared the way for the construction of a mosque near the site of the Sept. 11 attacks on the World Trade Center.Read More


Movie Distributor Appeals Holocaust Documentary's R Rating

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A movie distributor is appealing the R rating assigned to a Holocaust documentary.Read More


Israeli Officer Killed in Clash on Lebanon Border

By Haaretz Service

One Israeli officer was killed during clashes between Israel and the Lebanese army along the border on Tuesday. 45-year-old Lt. Col. Dov Harari, from Netanya, was a reserves battalion commander in the engineering corps.Read More





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