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Czech Republic Will Boycott U.N. Racism Conference

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The Czech Republic became the first European Union country to say it would boycott the the United Nations-sponsored Durban III conference.Read More


Teens Mauled by Bear on Alaska Trip

Teens were mauled by brown bear.Read More


Redistricting Reform Could Cause Trouble for Jewish Reps

Redistricting reform could cause problems for Jewish representatives.Read More


Norway Killer Claimed to be Anti-Muslim and Pro-Israel

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Norway killer espoused right-wing philosophy.Read More


Strauss-Kahn Accuser Speaks Out About Alleged Sex Attack

By Forward Staff

The maid who has accused ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexually assaulting her in a Manhattan hotel room has spoken out publicly for the first time.Read More


Amy Winehouse Found Dead in London Home

By Forward Staff

Amy Winehouse found dead at her home in London.Read More


Germany Probes Holocaust Claims Fraud

Germany has hired its own accounting firm to investigate a fraud at the Claims Conference that has topped $50 million.Read More


Obama Holds 60% Approval Rating Among Jews

By JTA

President Obama’s job approval rating among Jewish voters remained at 60 percent, but his favorability ratings easily outdistanced leading Republicans, a poll showed.Read More


Orthodox Jew Buys Mengele's Diaries at Auction

By JTA

An American Orthodox Jewish man reportedly bought the diaries of notorious Nazi war criminal Josef Mengele in a controversial auction.Read More


Bookbinder, Longtime AJC Leader, Dies at 95

By JTA

Hyman Bookbinder, the legendary representative in Washington for the American Jewish Committee, has died.Read More





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