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October 2, 2015 12:33pm
It’s more surprising that a whopping two-thirds claim they would take that risk, writes JTA’s Julie Wiener.
September 21, 2015 9:15pm
An activist behind one suit irritated kapparot practitioner enough to get a young Hasidic man to “flip her the bird” — though he held firmly onto the chicken.
September 10, 2015 6:52pm
The groom’s cousin, who accidentally fired his gun at the pre-ceremony cocktail reception, says the hotel should pay half of whatever he owes the couple for their cancelled wedding.
August 26, 2015 5:07pm
Love them or hate them, these prominent Jews made headlines this year.
August 6, 2015 5:11pm
The FBI returned the rare 300-year-old Stradivarius to the Totenberg daughters 35 years after it was stolen from their father.
July 14, 2015 7:37pm
The heiress of the decades-old Hilton Hotel empire wed James Rothschild, scion of the centuries-old Rothschild banking family, in yet another high-profile union involving a Jewish groom.
July 13, 2015 7:38pm
The Israeli prime minister reaches out to Iranians on Twitter, but it’s not clear whether any of his new followers like him.
June 24, 2015 2:39pm
Reboot’s Rebar project invites young adults to review and rethink the Jewish coming-of-age event.
June 2, 2015 5:06pm
The Jewish octogenarian sex therapist is making waves with her comments about whether an aroused man can control himself. She’s also being challenged on her Talmud interpretations.
May 17, 2015 2:48pm
From smuggling weapons to Israel in 1948 to serving as an intermediary in the Iran-Contra scandal, Al (nee Adolph) Schwimmer’s action-packed life was crying out to be made into a movie.
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