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How Israel is courting tourists from India and China

How Israel is courting tourists from India and China

From celebrity endorsements to ad campaigns, the Israeli government is doubling down on its efforts to woo visitors from Asia.

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An anti-Trump comics collection edited by the Spiegelman family

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This former nebbish can help you become super popular — like him

BEDMINSTER TOWNSHIP, NJ - NOVEMBER 19: President-elect Donald Trump walks out with retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis after a meeting at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in Bedminster Township, N.J. on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (Photo by Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

Trump’s defense pick is dividing right-wing pro-Israel groups

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United States

Rep. Keith Ellison (D, Minn.) at a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C, May 24, 2016. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Keith Ellison says Israel comments ‘taken out of context’

In a 2010 speech, the current candidate to head the DNC said that U.S. foreign policy was "governed" by Israeli interests.

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Israel & Middle East

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Elazar Tariku celebrating his win at Ballator's first MMA event in Tel Aviv, Israel, Nov. 10, 2016. (Facebook)

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Israeli martial arts fighters celebrate victory in tzitzit

Both fighters are observant Jews who wear traditional Jewish garb in daily life.

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Orthodox party in a tizzy over Shabbat release of ‘Harry Potter’

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World

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Students at Toronto university walk out on vote to mark Holocaust Education Week

Local members of Students for Justice in Palestine and the Muslim Students Association reportedly staged the walkout against a resolution that made no mention of Israel.

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Why Israeli Food Is Trending in the US

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The Basketball Victory That Changed Israel Forever

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Aly Raisman Takes Down Body-Shamers Who Thought She Was ‘Too Bulky’

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Life & Culture

A cannabis plant was brought to the Knesset on Nov. 24, 2009 for the Labor Welfare and Health Committee, which was addressing the issue of medical marijuana. (Kobi Gideon/Flash 90)

Teva to market, distribute medical cannabis inhaler in Israel

The device manufacturer, Syqe Medical, said it marked the first time that a major global pharmaceutical company would market a medical cannabis product.

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