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November 4, 2014 11:29pm
Two other Jewish House candidates — Brad Schneider in Illinois and Andrew Romanoff in Colorado — fell short on Tuesday, as the Republicans succeeded in securing control of both houses of Congress.
November 4, 2014 6:00pm
The lawyer for 12-year-old Menachem Zivotofsky and his parents says the desire to list Israel as the birthplace on his passport is about personal choice. But tough questioning from the Supreme Court justices suggests that they see things differently.
November 3, 2014 5:19pm
The now-famous snipe against Bibi is emblematic of deteriorating Obama-Netanyahu relations at a time of anxiety over Iran, U.S. elections and the Palestinians’ statehood bid.
October 28, 2014 4:22pm
With creative workarounds, both sides could claim victory — should an agreement be reached by the Nov. 24 deadline.
October 15, 2014 3:29pm
Rabbi Barry Freundel of Washington’s Kesher Israel was arrested Tuesday, reportedly for spying on women at the mikvah.
October 14, 2014 5:05pm
A look at some key congressional races featuring Jewish candidates.
October 14, 2014 12:32pm
Ibrahim Barzak doesn’t want his young sons to hate Israelis. So the Gaza native decided it was time to move overseas.
October 7, 2014 7:32pm
Barack called Bibi ‘Bibi” and Mort Klein wanted to know what’s up with that.
October 7, 2014 5:57pm
The Obama administration does not want the Palestinian Authority to bring its case for statehood to the United Nations again, but won’t say what it’s prepared to do to prevent the P.A. from coming before the Security Council.
October 7, 2014 4:25pm
Ralph Goldman played a role in Israel’s birth and its growth into a modern society, and then brought relief to Jews around the world.