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Settler Leader Visits Tent City To Support Protest

By JTA

Settler leader supports tent city protest.Read More


London Riots Spread to Orthodox Jewish Neighborhoods

By JTA

Rioting in London spread to the Jewish community.Read More


Strauss-Kahn Accuser Files Civil Suit

By Forward Staff

The hotel maid who accused ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexually assaulting her has filed a civil suit against him.Read More


Israeli Soldiers Get Break in New York

By JTA

When Israel wanted to help its troops, it sent them to America.Read More


On Protest's Main Street, Penthouse Has Pricetag of $50M

By JTA

While hundreds of thousands of Israelis take to the streets to protest the high cost of housing, a penthouse on Tel Aviv’s Rothschild Street is on the market for $50 million.Read More


Holocaust Fund Scam Artist Gets Year in Prison

By JTA

A Russian Jewish immigrant was sentenced to a year and a day in jail for scamming thousands from a fund benefiting Holocaust victims.Read More


Netanyahu Appoints Panel, Vows To Make Changes

By Barak Ravid (Haaretz)

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to ease the economic burden on Israeli citizens as he was presented Monday with the list of experts who will comprise a panel to engage in dialogue with representatives of the popular protests currently sweeping Israel.Read More


Artifacts From Second Temple Period Uncovered in Jerusalem

By JTA

Artifacts from the Second Temple period were found in Jerusalem.Read More


U.S. Loan Guarantees for Israel Downgraded Too

By JTA

Standard & Poor’s said ratings for the loan guarantees Israel obtains from the United States dropped commensurately with its downgrading of the U.S. credit rating.Read More


Senators Demand Sanctions on Iran's Central Bank

By JTA

The Iranian regime continues to pursue avenues to circumvent both U.S. and multilateral sanctions,” says the letter to be sent Tuesday and first reported Sunday by The Wall Street Journal. “In the banking sector, the Central Bank of Iran lies at the center of Iran’s circumvention strategy.”Read More





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