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Avigdor Lieberman Faces Indictment for Fraud

By JTA

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said he has no cause for concern following an announcement that he would be indicted on graft charges.Read More


Sidney Harman, Chairman of Newsweek, Is Dead at 92

Sidney Harman, a Jewish entrepreneur who bought Newsweek magazine last year, has died.Read More


Debbie Wasserman Schultz Brings Jewish Identity to Top Party Role

By Ron Kampeas (JTA)

Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s first day as a sophomore in the U.S. House of Representatives, on Jan. 8, 2007, was marked by a number of extraordinary achievements for a woman barely out of her first term.Read More


Bibi Cancels Meeting With Justin Bieber Over Apparent Snub

By JTA

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly has canceled a meeting with pop star Justin Bieber after the singer refused to meet with children from southern Israel.Read More


Kids in Communities Hard-Hit by Rocket Attacks Will Receive Free Bieber Tickets

By JTA

Some 700 children from southern Israeli communities that have been hit by rockets and missiles from Gaza were given free tickets to pop star Justin Bieber’s concert.Read More


Settler Council: Bibi's West Bank Pullout Plan Causing Panic

By Barak Ravid (Haaretz)

The Yesha Council of Settlers reacted angrily Tuesday to a Haaretz report detailing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan for a West Bank withdrawal as part of a diplomatic initiative to counter an impending unilateral Palestinian declaration of statehood.Read More


Congressional Legislation Calls on U.N. To Rescind Goldstone Report

By JTA

Legislation calling on the United Nations to rescind the Goldstone report is circulating in both houses of Congress.Read More


Israel and Gaza Terrorists Agree to a Cease-Fire

By JTA

Israel and terrorist groups in the Gaza Strip reportedly agreed to a cease-fire.Read More


Border Violence Cools, as Israel Refrains From Response to Rocket Attacks

By Anshel Pfeffer, Barak Ravid and Jack Khoury (Haaretz)

The latest round of Israel-Gaza violence, which included a direct hit on an Israeli school bus, intense Palestinian rocket and mortar fire, and IDF strikes that left 19 Hamas militants and two civilians dead over the weekend, appears to have come to a close, defense officials said on Sunday.Read More


Police Eye Suspect in Santa Monica Chabad House Bombing

By JTA

Police are seeking a 60-year-old man who is suspected of being responsible for an explosion next to the Chabad House in Santa Monica, Calif.Read More


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