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Israel Strike on Gaza Media Illegal: Watchdog

By Reuters

Israel’s killing of two Palestinian journalists and attacks on media facilities during its Gaza offensive last month violated the laws of war, Human Rights Watch said on Thursday.Read More


Pol's Anti-Semitic Tirade Againt Mila Kunis

By JTA

Ukrainian Jews have protested their government’s backing of a nationalist politician’s anti-Semitic tirade about actress Mila Kunis.Read More


U.N. General Assembly Adopts Nine Resolutions Condemning Israel

By JTA

The United Nations General Assembly adopted nine resolutions on the topics of Palestinian rights and the Golan Heights.Read More


Giants Star Victor Cruz Visits Newtown

By Reuters

A visit with the grief-stricken family of a six-year-old victim from last week’s Connecticut elementary school massacre has left New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz looking at life through a different lens.Read More


Israeli Arab Barred From Running in Election

By JTA

srael’s Central Elections Committee voted to disqualify Arab lawmaker Hanin Zoabi from next month’s elections but voted to allow two Arab parties to run.Read More


Toulouse Killer's Sister Questioned About Praise

By JTA

The sister of Mohammed Merah reportedly has been summoned to a Toulouse police station for questioning on her praise for her late brother’s actions in March when he murdered four Jews.Read More


Judge Hears Arguments on Metzitzah Mandate

By JTA

A federal judge heard oral arguments in a case that would require parents to sign a consent form before a controversial circumcision rite can be performed.Read More


More Newtown Funerals Loom as Gun Debate Rages

By Reuters

Six more victims of the Newtown school shooting will be honored at funerals and remembrances on Wednesday, including the school principal who was killed with 20 of her students and five other staff members at the Sandy Hook Elementary School.Read More


Strauss-Kahn Must Face Pimp Case in France

By Reuters

A French court on Wednesday rejected a request by former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn to drop a sex offence inquiry in which he risks standing trial on pimping charges, his lawyers said.Read More


Jews Older Than Members of Other Faiths

By Reuters

There are 14 million Jews worldwide, or a paltry .4% of the global population. And Jews are among the oldest major faiths with an average age of 36.Read More


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