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Clinton and Trump, meeting with Netanyahu, share commitment to alliance

Clinton and Trump, meeting with Netanyahu, share commitment to alliance

Hillary Clinton spoke about the pluralism the United States and Israel share. Donald Trump said he admired Israel's West Bank security wall.

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Jason Marquis, who played 15 years in the major leagues, delivering a pitch for Team Israel against Great Britain, in Brooklyn, New York, Sept. 22, 2016. (Hillel Kuttler)

Israel belts Great Britain in qualifier final, advances to World Baseball Classic

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Donald Trump hosts Benjamin Netanyahu in NY, backs defense ‘investment’

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn, right, at a Q&A following a keynote speech on the future of the economy, held at the Bloomberg headquarters in London, Sept. 15, 2016. (Leon Neal/Getty Images)

Jewish official resigns from Labour Party after Corbyn re-elected

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United States

American Jewish Population Project

Study shows how Jewish vote could play crucial role in key states

In one closely-watched Pennsylvania county, Jewish adults make up an above-average percentage of the population.

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Israel & Middle East

Elior Azaria arriving to Jaffa Military Court, June 1, 2016. (Flash90)

Netanyahu apologizes for comparing Hebron shooter’s parents to fallen soldiers’

Netanyahu told Channel 2 that he did not regret making a supportive telephone call to the father of Elor Azaria, who shot a subdued Palestinian attacker in Hebron in March.

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Israel asks Cohen to perform in Nazareth

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Despite Protests, Hadassah Defends Decision to Give Honor to Hillary Clinton

Daveed Diggs, Okieriete Onaodowan, Anthony Ramos and Lin-Manuel Miranda in "Hamilton." (Joan Marcus)

This Jewish biographer is behind Broadway’s hip-hop ‘Hamilton’

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World

Jacques Stuzalft, left, helps unveil a plaque remembering the rescue of Jewish children of Lille, France by local railway workers, at a ceremony held in the northern French city, Sept. 9, 2016. (City of Lille, via Facebook)

A French survivor seeks honors for his Rosh Hashanah rescuers

On the eve of the Jewish New Year in 1942, Jacques Stuzalft, then 10, was led to a train station for deportation to Auschwitz. Now he is working to get recognition for 24 heroes from the SNCF railway firm who saved him and dozens more.

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83-Year-Old Ruth Bader Ginsburg Does 20 Push-Ups a Day. Holy Sh*t.

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Rosh Hashanah Staples You Can Buy at Costco

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The Best German Jewish Woman Writer You’ve Never Heard Of

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Life & Culture

Danny Fields, center, without black jacket, with the members of The Ramones. (Courtesy of Magnolia Pictures)

The Jewish impresario behind the Ramones, the Doors and other rock legends

Danny Fields, who worked with many of the most influential bands of the '60s and '70s, is the subject of a new documentary.

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