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Gabrielle Giffords Says Pledge at Convention

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Gabrielle Giffords recited the pledge of allegiance at the Democratic National Convention.Read More


Mayor Seeks To Block Crematory Near Camp

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The mayor of Lublin introduced a resolution that would prevent the construction of a commercial crematory in the area surrounding the former Majdanek Nazi camp.Read More


Israel Critic Judith Butler Honored in Germany

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Protests are mounting against plans by the city of Frankfurt to honor Jewish-American scholar Judith Butler, a staunch critic of Israel.Read More


Israel Agrees To Admit African Women, Teen

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Israel said it will allow two female African migrants – one who is pregnant – and a teen to enter the country, and turn over more than a dozen other refugees who have been trapped at its border to Egyptian authorities.Read More


Ehud Olmert Gets Six Months Community Service

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Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced to six months of community service for a breach of trust conviction.Read More


ADL Slams Nazi References in Politics

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The Anti-Defamation League decried three recent reported Nazi analogies used in political debate, all by Democrats.Read More


Art Modell, Football Team Owner, Dies at 87

By JTA

Art Modell, former owner of the NFL’s Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns, has died.Read More


Iron Dome Defense Goes Up in Tel Aviv

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An Iron Dome anti-missile system battery has been installed in metropolitan Tel Aviv.Read More


Israel Wins Three More Paralympics Medals

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Israeli Paralympic athletes won three more medals at the London Games.Read More


Left-to-Die Palestinian's Family Settles for $250K

By Haaretz

The State of Israel will compensate the family of a Palestinian who was left to die by Israeli police officers four years ago, in a compromise agreement obtained by Haaretz on Thursday.Read More





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