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Carnegie Deli to close at end of 2016

Carnegie Deli to close at end of 2016

The owner of a New York City mecca for Jewish foods says the business has become too "grueling."

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A child in Lithuania marking the 75th anniversary of the Holocaust at a ceremony in Veliucionys, on the outskirts of Vilna, one of the most neglected of the 227 mass graves of Holocaust victims in the country, Sept. 23, 2016. (Daiva Šniukaite)


When will Lithuania’s government face the truth about the Holocaust?

Loretta Lynch

On 70th anniversary of Nuremberg trials, US attorney general lauds recognition of rape as war crime

Rodrigo Duterte

Philippines president: Hitler killed 3 million Jews, I’ll kill 3 million drug users

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United States

Players from the following teams, clockwise from top left: New York Mets, New York Yankees, Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants. (Getty Images)

Which Major League Baseball team is the most ‘Jewish’?

From the team known as the Tribe to the squad that has gone longest without a championship, JTA staff members debate which team has the most Jewish character.

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Israel & Middle East

President Barack Obama touching the coffin of Shimon Peres after speaking during his funeral at Jerusalem's Mount Herzl national cemetery, Sept. 30, 2016. (Abir Sultan/AFP/Getty Images)

Saying goodbye to Shimon Peres, world leaders talk peace and love

"The work of peacemaking is in the hands of Israel’s next generation," President Obama said.

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From the JTA Archives


Israeli town offers $1 million for mermaid proof

OSLO, NORWAY - 1994:  In this handout from the Government Press Office, (R-L) Israeli Prime Minister Yitzak Rabin, Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres and Palestinian leasder Yaser Arafat, the joint Nobel Peace Prize winners for 1994, in Olso, Norway. (Photo by Government Press Office via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Yitzak Rabin;Shimon Peres;Yaser Arafat

News Analysis: Despite the Pomp and Circumstance, Nobel Laureates Have a Long Road Ahead

Jewish Survivor Reveals Plan to Murder 6 Million Germans

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Jackie Walker

British Labour Party activist questions Holocaust Remembrance Day, existence of anti-Semitism

Jackie Walker, who is close to controversial party leader Jeremy Corbyn, later said she apologized if her remarks caused any offense.

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Growing Up Jewish With Four Lesbian Moms


How Shimon Peres Shaped My View of Israel at Age 10


Chinese Candied Apples for a Unique Rosh Hashanah Treat

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Life & Culture

High Holidays 2016

Clockwise from top left: Anton Yelchin, Esther Jungreis, Doris Roberts and Elie Wiesel. (Getty Images)

High Holidays 2016

10 inspiring Jews who died in 5776

From the best-known witness to the Holocaust to an Israeli spymaster, here are some of those whose deaths left an indelible mark on this past Jewish year.

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