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July 10, 2015 3:22pm
Shmuel Hollander, the ombudsman appointed by the restitution group, made the claim and lashed out at its leaders after being fired.
July 9, 2015 4:58pm
Nuclear talks between Iran and the world powers are likely to be extended further, with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry saying, “Some of the tough issues remain unresolved.”
July 9, 2015 3:39pm
Israeli officials deplored the U.N. body’s condemnation of Israeli archaeological work as a one-sided resolution.
July 9, 2015 1:23pm
The melting of the glaciers prompted the author to visit Whitefish and Glacier National Park.
July 9, 2015 11:35am
Rabbi Francine Green Roston was a rising star in the Conservative movement, until she decided to move to Whitefish, Montana. Now she fancies herself a Chabad rabbi — of sorts.
July 6, 2015 6:00pm
A new survey that was included in the Rabbinical Council of America’s review offers a first-ever snapshot of who is choosing Orthodox conversion.
July 6, 2015 5:45pm
Among American Orthodox converts, the RCA report shows, 78 percent are women, 72 percent are ages 20-39, 45 percent have Jewish ancestry and 80 percent cite “spiritual-intellectual search” as their reason for converting.
July 2, 2015 5:42pm
Israel has given Egypt the green light to use advanced military force against Islamic militants in the Sinai and has closed a southern Israeli highway as a precaution.
July 2, 2015 2:29pm
A Polish art museum has resumed an art installation featuring a video of naked men and women playing tag in a gas chamber.
June 30, 2015 4:09pm
At stake in the development of the offshore natural gas deposits may be nothing less than the health of the Israeli economy.
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