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Helen Thomas Gets Award From Palestinians

By JTA

Longtime White House reporter Helen Thomas received a prize in journalism from a representative of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.Read More


Hitler's Baltic Getaway Sold for Luxury Condos

By JTA

Hitler’s Nazi holiday resort on the Baltic island of Ruegen is to become a luxury hotel and condo complex.Read More


Palestine Soccer Goalie Accused of Soldiers Attack

By JTA

The goalie of the Palestinian Olympic soccer team and Palestinian Red Crescent employees were among 13 West Bank residents arrested for an attack on Israeli soldiers.Read More


David Wolpe Tops Newsweek List of Rabbis

By JTA

Rabbi David Wolpe made his debut atop Newsweek’s list of the 50 most influential American rabbis.Read More


Baltimore Paper Bought by Washington Paper Owners

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The owners of Washington’s Jewish newspaper have purchased The Baltimore Jewish Times at a bankruptcy auction.Read More


Hebron Settlers Given 24-Hour Ultimatum To Leave

By Haaretz

The IDF has issued an eviction order for settlers who took over a house in the Arab part of Hebron last week.Read More


Popular Haredi News Site Suspected of Extortion

By Haaretz

“This is going to be one of the biggest extortion scandals in the history of Israel,” a senior ultra-Orthodox figure told Haaretz Sunday, following the arrest of four directors of the popular Haredi website Behadrey Haredim.Read More


Mofaz: Top Goal Is To Topple Bibi

MK Shaul Mofaz, who won the Kadima primary last week, will be appointed on Monday as the new opposition head, replacing former Kadima Chairwoman Tzipi Livni.Read More


En Route to Western Wall, Man Attacked With Axe

By JTA

An ultra-Orthodox man on his way to the Western Wall for morning prayers was attacked by an axe-wielding Arab youth near the Damascus Gate.Read More


Jewish School Unwelcome in Texas League

By JTA

The Beren Academy Orthodox Jewish day school should never have been accepted to the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools, the association’s director told a Texas newspaper.Read More





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