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Richard Gere on channeling his ‘inner schlub’ in new movie

Richard Gere on channeling his ‘inner schlub’ in new movie

Just what is the suave leading man doing playing a Sammy Glick wannabe in "Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer?"

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Israel, British Jewry offer condolences in wake of deadly London attacks

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AIPAC

AIPAC 2017 preview: Seeking a bipartisan spirit in an extremely polarized capital

As its delegates gather in Washington, the pro-Israel lobby finds itself under siege from the right and the left in the Jewish community.

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New immigrants’ soccer team hopes to beat Israel at its own game

Can a band of brotherly olim build a powerhouse club in the tough Israeli league and a base of Diaspora fans?

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Preparing for Passover in Ukraine’s last shtetl

The Jews of Bershad persist even though nearly all their relatives are living in the relative comfort of Israel or the United States. How did the community survive?

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Jewish countertenor, 23, wins prestigious Metropolitan Opera award

Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen, a countertenor from Brooklyn, was one of six winners of a prize often seen as the most esteemed for opera singers in the U.S.

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