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  • German minister supports Chabad after attack

    German Jewish and non-Jewish leaders joined for a service at Berlin’s Chabad synagogue and education center to demonstrate support for the movement following an attack on one of its schools.

  • Bill would study WWII treatment of ethnics, refugees

    Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) introduced legislation to reexamine U.S. World War II-era treatment of ethic German and Italians, as well as Jewish refugees.

  • Israeli photo gets record price

    An Israeli art photograph fetched a record price at a New York auction.

  • Olmert patronage alleged

    Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was accused of involvement in a political patronage campaign in a previous government post.

  • Ohio campaigning for Israeli high-tech

    A senior delegation of high-tech trade experts from Ohio is heading to Israel seeking to entice Israeli companies to establish branches in the state.

  • Polish PM backs compensation

    Poland’s prime minister made his first statement in support of compensation for property stolen by the Nazis and the communist regime.

  • Israeli economy bounces back from war

    Israel’s economy has more than recovered from the setbacks of last summer’s Lebanon war, new data revealed.

  • Text messages for Orthodox Jews

    A new company will provide a text messaging service that lets people use their cell phones to locate synagogues, kosher restaurants and even prayer times.

  • Court considers faith spending case

    The U.S. Supreme Court considered the right of groups to sue the government to stop spending on faith-based initiatives.

  • Israel plays down Saudi proposal

    Israel’s foreign minister played down the viability of a Saudi-sponsored peace proposal.