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Limmud's Helena Miller Wins Fisher Prize

By JTA

A co-chairman of Limmud International, Helena Miller, was awarded the Max Fisher Prize for Jewish Education in the Diaspora.Read More


Anne Frank Seedling Headed for Yad Vashem

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A sapling from the chestnut tree that Anne Frank wrote about in her diary will be planted at Yad Vashem.Read More


Top Justice Slams Migron Relocation Delay

By Haaretz

Supreme Court Justice Salim Joubran harshly criticized the state on Thursday, after it asked the High Court of Justice to accept the Migron deal and agree to delay the demolition of the settlement outpost by three and a half years.Read More


Passover Travel Warnings Issued by Israel

By JTA

The National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau in Israel announced travel advisories for Israelis during Passover and other upcoming holidays.Read More


Demjanjuk Body Slated To Arrive in U.S.

Convicted Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk will be buried near his home in suburban Cleveland.Read More


Congress Pushes Help for Iron Dome

By JTA

Key congressional leaders introduced legislation that would provide further assistance to the Israeli Iron Dome anti-missile defense system.Read More


Scientist Jailed for Trying to Sell Secrets to Israel

By JTA

Former U.S. government scientist Stewart Nozette was sentenced to 13 years in prison for trying to sell secrets to Israel.Read More


Swastikas Scrawled at Two Universities

By JTA

Swastikas directed against Jewish students were found at two U.S. universities.Read More


Fidler and Storobin in Tight Brooklyn Race

By JTA

The outcome of a bitterly fought special election between two Jewish candidates in a southern Brooklyn state Senate district remains uncertain the day after the vote.Read More


Schneider Beats Sheyman in Chicago

By Josh Nathan-Kazis

Brad Schneider beat Ilya Sheyman by about 10% points in a Democratic primary. Polls had shown Sheyman in front.Read More





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