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Verbal Attack on Jew Not Deemed 'Anti-Semitic'

By JTA

State prosecutors have determined that a verbal attack against a German Jewish leader was not a case of anti-Semitism.Read More


Palestinians May Drag Israel to International Court Over Settlements

By Reuters

The Palestinians declared Wednesday that they will have no choice but to complain about Israel to the International Criminal Court if the Jewish state proceeds with plans to build housing on land the Palestinians want for a future state.Read More


Ruined Synagogue in Britain's Cornwall, Home to 60 Jews, Won't Be Sold

By JTA

City planners in the British county of Cornwall have prevented the sale of an abandoned synagogue in the town of Penzance.Read More


Mohammed Morsi Now Says 'Certain Forces' Control American Media

By JTA

Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi told U.S. senators that he gets bad U.S. press because “certain forces” control the media.Read More


Jack Lew Courts Senate GOP for Treasury Nod

By Reuters

Senate Republicans on Wednesday offered encouraging words about President Barack Obama’s Treasury nominee, Jack Lew, but withheld support, saying the former White House budget director’s qualifications and views must still be scrutinized.Read More


Pro-Israel Groups Jump on Chuck Hagel Bandwagon

By JTA

A number of prominent pro-Israel Jewish figures joined an ad endorsing Chuck Hagel for the U.S. defense secretary post.Read More


Get Ready for Next Round Between Barack Obama and Benjamin Netanyahu

By Reuters

Will Benjamin Netanyahu’s election stumble somehow improve his relationship with President Obama, which has been strained from the start? Maybe — or maybe not.Read More


Vienna Orchestra Sets Panel To Probe Nazi Past

By JTA

The Vienna Philharmonic has asked three historians to research the orchestra’s alleged Nazi past.Read More


Disastrous Showing in Israel Election Throws Right Wing Into Turmoil

By Reuters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s lacklustre election campaign only got into top gear one hour before polling stations closed.Read More


Ehud Halevy, Jewish Victim of Caught-on-Tape Police Beating, Files Civil Right Suit

By JTA

A Brooklyn man who was beaten by New York police officers at a Chabad youth center in Brooklyn has filed a civil rights lawsuit.Read More


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