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Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews

Ted Cruz campaign defends pastor who said God will send hunters for Jews

Mike Bickle, whose endorsement the presidential candidate touts, has said God would "raise up" Hitler-like hunters against Jews who refuse to convert.

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Libby Kahane, wife of the slain extremist Rabbi Meir Kahane, now has a grandson in prison for heading an extremist group. (Courtesy of Libby Kahane)

Kahane’s widow: Jewish extremists ‘have nothing to do with’ Kahane’s ideology

The view from the swimming pool of the Beresheet Hotel in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel (Facebook)

What the $55,000 Israel trip for Oscar nominees looks like

Bernie Sanders speaking during the primary night rally in Concord, New Hampshire, Feb. 9, 2016. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

Why Bernie Sanders’ historic victory is no big deal to Jews – or America

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United States

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‘Bernie Sandwiches’ hailed as New Hampshire winner, and other Jewish tweets

MSNBC host Chris Hayes mistakenly called the Jewish presidential candidate “Bernie Sandwiches” on a live broadcast, and a meme was born.

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Israel

An aerial view of Israel's largest settlement, Maale Adumim, March 12, 2008. (David Silverman/Getty Images)

Israel, EU in secret talks following decision on settlement labeling

After the European Union adopted guidelines to label products made in Israeli settlements, Israel froze EU involvement in Israeli-Palestinian dialogue.

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Leo at the Wall spurs a fracas

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You can now buy a ‘Jewish prayer shawl’ at Old Navy

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Coen brothers have bone to pick with Israel boycotters

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World

Vincent Elbaz, left, and Ludovik Day taking a break from the filming of "Je Compte sur Vous" in Tel Aviv, May 2015. (Courtesy of Pascal Elbe)

Film on French fugitive living free in Israel stirs unease

Some French Jewish criminals are using aliyah to escape the law because Israel and France have no extradition treaty.

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The Small Town Jew Who Pioneered Sex-Change Surgery

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4 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Bat Mitzvah

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Life & Culture

The view from the swimming pool of the Beresheet Hotel in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel (Facebook)

What the $55,000 Israel trip for Oscar nominees looks like

The 10-day customizable getaway lets the Hollywood elites experience all the luxury Israel has to offer – from crater-side boutique lodging to Tel Aviv fine dining.

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