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Palestinians 'Disappointed' With Obama's Speech

By JTA

Palestinian Authority chief negotiator Saeb Erekat said the Palestinians were disappointed with President Obama’s speech to the AIPAC conference.Read More


Cantor Endorses Romney

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Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) endorsed Mitt Romney for president and said that he is not interested in the vice-presidency.Read More


Netanyahu Welcomes Obama's Speech to AIPAC

By Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday welcomed U.S. President Barack Obama’s earlier speech at the AIPAC conference in Washington, saying that he appreciated more than anyone Obama’s statement on Israel’s right to defend itself by itself against any threat.Read More


Obama at AIPAC: Iran Diplomacy Still on Table

By Haaretz

President Barack Obama said on Sunday that the entire world has an interest in preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons, and that all options remain on the table to keep Iran from going nuclear.Read More


Mormons Ordered To Stop 'Baptisms' of Jews

By JTA

In a letter to be read in all Mormon churches warns members to stop all unauthorized posthumous baptisms, including those of Holocaust survivors.Read More


Student Charged as 'Brains' Behind N.J. Temple Attacks

A Rutgers University student was reportedly charged with being the “brains” behind a string of attacks on synagogues in New Jersey.Read More


Political Chess Pushes Obama Into Hawkish Line

By Haaretz

The president should have built a credible threat of military action and made it very clear that the United States of America is willing, in the final analysis, if necessary, to take military action to keep Iran from having a nuclear weapon.”Read More


Jewish Team Falls Short in Texas Hoops Final

By JTA

The Robert M. Beren Academy of Houston lost 46-42 to Abilene Christian in the 2A private and parochial boys basketball state championship game.Read More


Israel Set To Raise Age of Marriage to 18

By Haaretz

The Knesset is expected to vote this week on two bills that would raise the legal age of marriage in Israel by a year to 18.Read More


Peres: Israel Will Defend Itself Against Iran Threat

By Haaretz

President Shimon Peres will meet with President Barack Obama in the U.S. capital on Sunday. Peres will also tell delegates of pro-Israel lobby AIPAC that Israel is not rushing into a war, but will defend itself if it has to.Read More





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