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Netanyahu May Move to Center After Vote

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks set to form a new governing coalition after next week’s election, polls show, with the only question being whether he wants to soften its hardline contours.Read More


Rand Paul Softens Stand on Israel Aid Cut

By JTA

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said he does not favor immediate cuts to defense assistance to Israel and favors intelligence and development cooperation, but he believes that Israel would ultimately benefit from economic independence from the United States.Read More


N.Y. Jewish Growth Tightly Focused: Study

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

New York’s Jewish community remains highly concentrated, with four distinct areas that would each qualify as one of America’s 20 largest Jewish communities based on their population, a new study reveals.Read More


Jewish Woman Voted Sexiest German Lawmaker

By JTA

A 25-year-old Jewish woman has been voted Germany’s sexist female politician.Read More


Economy Spurred Jewish Vote for Obama: Poll

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he economy was the strongest determinant for Jews who voted for Barack Obama, according to an analysis of polling data.Read More


Israel Clears Tents From E1 Protest Camp

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Israeli forces removed Palestinian protest tents on Thursday from land earmarked for Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, having evicted activists from the encampment earlier this week, police said.Read More


Chicago Bears Hire Marc Trestman as Coach

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Marc Trestman was appointed head coach of the Chicago Bears on Wednesday in place of Lovie Smith, who was fired at the end of last year after nine seasons in charge.Read More


Hitler Ad Yanked From Turkish Mall

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An ad featuring Adolf Hitler placed at a Turkish mall was pulled following complaints by Jewish leaders.Read More


Morsi Says 'Pigs' Remark on Jews Misunderstood

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Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi said vitriolic comments he made against Jews and Zionists three years ago had been taken out of context, an explanation that fell short of a U.S. call for him to repudiate the remarks.Read More


60 Remain in Algerian Hostage Crisis

By Reuters/Anne Cohen

Algerian forces have freed about 100 of the 132 foreigners who were taken hostage in a gas facility in the Algerian desert, a security source told Reuters.Read More





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