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Soon there will only be one Judaica store left in Manhattan

Soon there will only be one Judaica store left in Manhattan

The internet and rising rent take their toll on West Side Judaica, which has been around since the 1930s.

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UK has record number of anti-Semitic incidents reported in first half of 2017

With sanctions and warnings, Trump and Congress step up pressure on Iran

The summer that Judd Apatow, Seth Rogen and Jonah Hill took over mainstream comedy

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United States

American Muslims intermarry way less and are far more religious than American Jews

American Muslims feel more embattled than Jews here do, a landmark Pew study shows.

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Israel & Middle East

New security cameras at Temple Mount will respect public and its privacy, Israel Police say

Palestinian social media said that the cameras would be able to look at Muslim women's bodies and could cause cancer.

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Israeli-owned Berlin bookstore closes amid accusations of pressure from left

An owner of the shop cited financial reasons in explaining the closure.

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From 70 Faces Media

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Life & Culture

Tchaikovsky’s Jewish problem

Hershey Felder's one-man show explores the life -- and paradoxes -- of the 19th-century Russian composer.

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