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Netanyahu, Abbas shake hands at Paris climate summit

Netanyahu, Abbas shake hands at Paris climate summit

It marked their first face-to-face encounter since September 2010; Netanyahu also met on the sidelines of the confab with President Obama.

A group of American Birthright Israel participants visiting the Dead Sea, Israel,  July 10, 2015. (Matt Hechter/Flash90)

Half of Birthright applicants flunked this Israel test – can you do better?

Soul group Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings has released perhaps the funkiest Hanukkah song of all time. (Courtesy of Daptone Records)

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