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Avigdor Lieberman Faces Indictment for Fraud


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


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


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


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


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


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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