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Netanyahu formally announces reconciliation deal with Turkey

Netanyahu formally announces reconciliation deal with Turkey

The agreement, which will be signed on Tuesday, ends a six-year severing of diplomatic ties.

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Writer Calvin Trillin, center, interviewing John Lewis in Birmingham, Ala., as the Freedom Riders were boarding the bus for Montgomery in 1961. (LIFE Images Collection)

Writer Calvin Trillin dishes about civil rights, Judaism and the art of reporting

Yishai Schlissel is escorted by police after his hearing at the Jerusalem Magistrates Court on August 11, 2015. (Miriam Alster/Flash90)

Jerusalem gay pride parade stabber sentenced to life in prison

Jose Nestor Pekerman coach of Colombia gesturing during a match between Colombia and Ecuador in a FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifiers match at Roberto Melendez Stadium in Barranquilla, Colombia, March 29, 2016. (Gal Schweizer/LatinContent/Getty Images)

Jewish coach leads Colombia soccer team to 3rd place in Copa tournament

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United States

The "Looking for a Wife" advertisement Arthur Brooks bought for his son in the Coeur d’Alene Press, June 18, 2016 (Screenshot)

Jewish father who took out ad seeking a wife for his son postpones interviews of prospective brides

At least a dozen women reportedly have responded to the ad in an Idaho newspaper for the 48-year-old potential husband, surprising his 78-year-old dad.

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Israel & Middle East

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas posing for photographs at the European Parliament in Brussels, June 23, 2016. (Thierry Charlier/AFP/Getty Images)

Abbas walks back claim that Israeli rabbis called to poison Palestinian water

The Palestinian Authority leader also “rejected all claims that accuse him and the Palestinian people of offending the Jewish religion," and "condemned all accusations of anti-Semitism.”

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Joe Goldblatt, a Texan who gained Scottish citizenship in July, campaigns for Scottish independence in Edinburgh. (Ben Sales)

Ahead of historic vote, many Scottish Jews wary of independence


Michelin Map Puts Haifa in Jordan


First Sheep Airlift to Israel

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People reacting to a regional EU referendum result at the Leave.EU campaign's referendum party at Millbank Tower in London, England, June 23, 2016. (Jack Taylor/Getty Images)

British Jewish leaders keep mum on wisdom of Brexit

With the notable exception of London Jewish Chronicle Editor Stephen Pollard, few offered an opinion on whether or not leaving the EU is a good idea.

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Sushi Has Officially Taken Over the Kosher Food Scene


The Radical Israeli Activists Who Golda Meir Famously Called ‘Not Nice’

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Life & Culture

Camp JRF has embraces diversity since its founding, with activities that rarely divide up the boys and the girls. (Courtesy of Camp JRF)

Summer camps open bunks to transgender Jews

Accommodations range from gender-neutral bathrooms to "every gender" bunks to activities that don't divide up the boys and the girls.

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