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Daniel Pearl Is 'Baptized' in Mormon Rite

By JTA

Daniel Pearl was baptized in a Mormon proxy ritual in another case of a prominent deceased Jew discovered to have been baptized posthumously in recent weeks.Read More


Israel Appoints First Ethiopian-Born Envoy

By JTA

Israel has appointed its first Ethiopia-born ambassador.Read More


Adelson Makes 'Substantial' Super PAC Donation

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Casino and hotel magnate Sheldon Adelson reportedly has given a “substantial” new donation to a group supporting Newt Gingrich for the Republican presidential nomination.Read More


Bibi May Ask Obama To Threaten Iran Strike

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to publicly harden his line against Iran during a meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama in Washington on March 5, according to a senior Israeli official.Read More


Romney Wins Arizona, Michigan Contests

By JTA

Mitt Romney won Republican primary contests in Arizona and Michigan, maintaining his frontrunner status for now.Read More


Jewish Agency Helps Crisis-Hit Greek Jews

By JTA

The Jewish Agency will provide emergency aid to the Jewish community of Greece facing a serious financial crisis.Read More


Judge Tosses Anti-BDS Lawsuit

By JTA

A lawsuit seeking to overturn a Washington state food co-op’s boycott of Israeli goods was dismissed in state Superior Court.Read More


Israel Will Admit More Ethiopian Immigrants

By JTA

Israel will increase the number of immigrants from Ethiopia for the next several months after bringing in many fewer than it had promised.Read More


Nazi Hunter Eyes German Presidency

By JTA

Veteran Nazi-hunter and left-party member Beate Klarsfeld has jumped into the German political fray, as an alternative candidate for president.Read More


Obama's 'Jewish' Fundraiser Brings in $825K

By Forward Staff

A “Jewish Constituency Focused” fundraiser for President Obama’s reelection campaign raised $825,000, Politico is reporting.Read More





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