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12/13/2017 12:53 AM
Comment about Jews by Roy Moore’s wife sparks new ridicule
Defending candidate against anti-Semitism accusations, Kayla Moore says 'one of our attorneys is a Jew'

12/13/2017 12:39 AM
In Alabama Senate race, Jews become an issue — not a first for the South
Some observers claim Roy Moore has played on "well-known anti-Semitic tropes" in dog whistles to far-right

12/12/2017 11:43 PM
Shrinking Sea of Galilee sees rising salinity, endangering water quality
Dropping levels of Israel's largest freshwater reservoir are forcing Water Authority to artificially pump out salts to maintain potability

12/12/2017 11:10 PM
Iran hit by magnitude 6.2 earthquake
Minimal damage and injuries have been reported in latest tremor to strike Islamic nation

12/12/2017 10:44 PM
Bahraini delegation greeted warmly in Israel, while angering Arab world
25 participants intent on keeping low profile as visit elicits criticism, particularly in light of US recognition of Jerusalem

12/12/2017 10:39 PM
Amazon gifts us 8 marvelous episodes of Jewish dramedy like we’ve never seen
'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' is a successful character-driven period piece that's both old and new, putting caustic humor in the skillful hands of a strong female lead

12/12/2017 10:09 PM
Trump, Melania wish ‘our Jewish brothers and sisters’ a happy Hannukah
In statement marking the Festival of Lights, US president calls the Jewish people 'a light to all nations,' says Americans 'stand with the people of Israel'

12/12/2017 09:48 PM
In the face of graft evidence, coalition whip mulled resigning — report
With evidence against him mounting, Likud MK David Bitan was advised by friends to remain in Knesset and avoid arrest

12/12/2017 09:40 PM
Rocket launched at Israel from Gaza, IDF says
Latest attack comes hours after a projectile is fired from the Strip and falls short of the border

12/12/2017 09:23 PM
Developer sentenced in scam to build Hasidic Catskills village
Shalom Lamm to serve 10 months in prison for committing voter fraud in bid to win political support for housing project

12/12/2017 09:23 PM
Los Angeles synagogue targeted with anti-Semitic vandalism
Swastika and gang symbols found sprayed on Temple Aliyah building

12/12/2017 09:09 PM
NY Jewish Museum suspends curator over harassment allegations
Institution says it is reviewing staff allegations against Jens Hoffman, who is fired from multiple organizations after decision

12/12/2017 08:58 PM
Polish PM refers to rescue of ‘Jewish brothers’ in inaugural speech
Mateusz Morawiecki cites Nazi resistance group, anti-Soviet trade union as 'real proof of what Polishness is'

12/12/2017 08:57 PM
Muslim leaders to convene extraordinary summit for Jerusalem
47 members of Organization of Islamic Cooperation aim to come up with a unified response to Trump's recognition of the city as Israel's capital

12/12/2017 08:49 PM
Police minister says border cops to receive pay on par with combat soldiers
Gilad Erdan's promise of higher wages comes as unit takes frontline role against Jerusalem, West Bank attacks