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Obama: UN vote did not cause ‘major rupture’ in US-Israel relations

Obama: UN vote did not cause ‘major rupture’ in US-Israel relations

Obama acknowledged during a '60 Minutes' interview that Israeli settlements are not the sole reason for the conflict but that they are "a contributing factor."

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Rep. Keith Ellison testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee's Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights Subcommittee in Washington, D.C., Dec. 9, 2014. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

300 Jewish leaders sign letter rejecting ‘baseless accusations’ against Rep. Keith Ellison

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Kerry reassures Netanyahu that Paris peace meeting will not lead to more UN action

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Obamacare repeal effort sends jitters through Jewish service groups

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Opinion

As allies of Martin Luther King, Jews must fight for the civil rights of Muslims

When the civil rights of any community are compromised, Jews must speak out, writes the president of the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding.

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Israel & Middle East

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a moment of silence, as a photograph of former President Shimon Peres  is displayed behind him, in Jerusalem, Israel, Sept 28, 2016. (Marc Israel Sellem/POOL/Flash90)

Israel’s AG won’t release Bibi tapes during police investigation

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Yediot Acharonot publisher Arnon Mozes discuss a deal under which Netanyahu would receive favorable coverage in Yediot in exchange for legislation to cut the circulation of the free daily Yisrael Hayom

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Jewish Funeral Arranged for Jack Ruby; Will Be Buried in Chicago

Front row, left to right, Benjamin R. Epstein, national director of the Anti-Defamation League B'nai B'rith, civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., US Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Roy Wilkins of the NAACP and US Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson outside the White House, June 1963. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

ADL Warned of Anti-semitism in ‘radical Right,’ John Birch Society

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5,000 Killed in 6-month Anti-Jewish ‘blitzkrieg’ in Rumania

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World

Jeremy Corbyn

Labour’s Corbyn calls for investigation of Israel’s influence in British politics

Corbyn's call comes after the release of a recording of an Israeli embassy staffer saying he wanted to "take down" several British politicians he deemed unfriendly to Israel.

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The Nazi Gravesite in the Heart of the Amazon

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Trump’s ‘Golden Shower’ Fiasco

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Life & Culture

Nefesh Mountain

‘Jewish Americana’ music gets its moment in the spotlight

There's a growing cadre of musicians who combine Jewish spiritual lyrics with genres like blues, bluegrass, folk and country.

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