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That time ‘Hamilton’ creator Lin-Manuel Miranda sang in Hebrew

With the Broadway megahit up for a record 16 Tony Awards, now's the time to revisit the director's sweet, surprising performance of a classic "Fiddler on the Roof" tune.

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Jeremy Corbyn delivering a speech during his campaign on August 14, 2015, in Edinburgh Scotland. (Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Britain’s Labour reportedly has suspended 50 members over racism, anti-Semitism

Opinion

Auschwitz and Belsen concentration camp survivor Eva Behar showing her number tattoo in her home in London, Dec. 1, 2014.

Opinion

Survivors’ welfare is a public, private and community responsibility

Steven Van Zandt, left, Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band performing at the Los Angeles Sports Arena in Los Angeles, California, March 15, 2015.  (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Bruce Springsteen guitarist slams ‘obnoxious idiots’ who support BDS

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Donald Trump delivering a speech about his vision for foreign policy at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C., April 27, 2016. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Donald Trump: Obama is no friend of Israel

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders at the CNN Presidential Debate at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in New York, April 14, 2016. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images)

After weeks of brickbats, Bernie Sanders offers Hillary Clinton a bouquet

Democratic presidential candidate and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaking at a primary night campaign event in Philadelhia, April 26, 2016. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Trump sweeps 5 states, Clinton wins 4

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United States

Orthodox activists, like these protesting outside a Brooklyn yeshiva, are asking institutions to do more to report and investigate allegations of child sexual and physical abuse. (Courtesy of Chaim Levin)

Orthodox activists and victims asking NY to change sex abuse reporting laws

A bill, opposed by some haredi advocates, would extend the deadline for victims to file civil suits against their alleged abusers.

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Israel & Middle East

The husband and children of Dafna Meir grieving at her funeral in Jerusalem the day after her stabbing death in the West Bank, Jan. 18, 2016. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash 90)

Palestinian teen convicted in murder of Israeli mother of 6

Dafna Meir, 38, was stabbed to death in her West Bank home while fighting off her attacker in what is believed to have been an attempt to save three of her children in the house.

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Japanese Textbooks to Include Mention of Man Who Saved Jews

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Military Changing Rules to Allow Jewish Personnel to Wear Skullcaps

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World

Yvonne van Gennep-Bouma, left, telling visitors about a Jewish family that once lived at what is now her home in the Hague, May 1, 2016. (Cnaan Liphshiz)

For Dutch property owners, Holocaust commemoration begins at home

Each year, dozens of homeowners in the Netherlands open their homes to thousands of visitors eager to see where Jewish compatriots murdered in the Holocaust used to live.

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What to do with all that leftover horseradish from the seder

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The Jewish Ghosts of Africa’s Cape Verde Islands

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Mayim Bialik: My Super Easy Moroccan Salad Recipe for Passover

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Life & Culture

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Novelist Ayelet Waldman spars with Jeffrey Goldberg over Israel’s ‘#nationalcharacter’

The author called Israel's national character "dickish" in a comment that provoked a strong response on Twitter.

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