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  • Jewish groups oppose Holocaust insurance bill

    Six Jewish organizations signed a letter calling on the U.S. Congress not to advance a bill that would reopen the Holocaust insurance assessment process.

  • Ex-lawmaker pleads guilty to lobbying for Hamas-tied charity

    A former Michigan congressman pleaded guilty to charges connected with his support of a charity accused of funding Hamas and other terrorist groups.

  • U.S. senators say strike on Iran is option

    Three U.S. senators said a military strike on Iran is possible to prevent the Islamic Republic from developing a nuclear weapon.

  • Black, Jewish students taking civil rights tour

    Some two dozen black and Jewish high school students launched a civil rights tour of the South.

  • Haredi Orthodox protest Netanyahu visit

    More than 2,000 haredi Orthodox Jews protested outside the White House against the excavation of ancient graves in Israel.

  • Stop settlements, Sarkozy tells Netanyahu

    French President Nicolas Sarkozy called on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to stop settlement construction in the West Bank.

  • Report: Israeli lawmaker denied U.S. visa

    An Israeli lawmaker reportedly was denied a visa to travel to the United States.

  • Orthodox medics sue for beard discrimination

    Three Orthodox Jews filed discrimination charges against a Maryland volunteer fire department for its refusal to use them as medics unless they shave their beards.

  • Jewish candidate files against alleged supremacist

    A Jewish candidate for the U.S. Congress filed an objection against the candidacy in the same district of an alleged white supremacist.

  • Kucinich backs out of dinner after complaints

    Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) canceled his keynote speech at a Democratic Party fund-raising dinner after several elected officials protested his stance on Israel.