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Finally, a funky Hanukkah anthem

Finally, a funky Hanukkah anthem

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings — a retro soul group who gave Amy Winehouse her signature sound — kicks off its new holiday album with “8 Days of Hanukkah.”

Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge in Ottawa, Canada, July 1, 2011. (Wikimedia Commons)

The ‘Kate Middleton effect’ on synagogue fashion

Chairman Samuel Dickstein, left, of the House Immigration Committee, discussing the bill of Rep. William Schulte, D-Ind., to restrict immigration into the United States from Mexico, March 7, 1934. (AP Images)

The ‘Jewish refugee’ who was a Nazi, and other illuminating facts

A group of American Birthright Israel participants visiting the Dead Sea, Israel,  July 10, 2015. (Matt Hechter/Flash90)

Half of Birthright applicants flunked this Israel test – can you do better?

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