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July 21, 2014 3:46pm
A family that used to catch 55 pounds of their own wild salmon every year is relocating to Haifa. They’re among several Alaskan Jews moving to Israel.
July 15, 2014 4:04pm
Did Danny Danon go too far, or was he too much of a threat to Benjamin Netanyahu?
July 15, 2014 2:28pm
Hamas measures its success by how many Israelis it is able to kill, but Israel measures its success in part by how few Palestinian civilians it kills.
July 15, 2014 1:07pm
Israel and Hamas are fighting their third major conflict in six years, and while some things have stayed the same, the battle lines have also shifted in a number of notable ways.
July 14, 2014 5:23pm
When the parents of three school-age children sat down to figure out how to minimize their private school tuition bills, they came up with a plan to save an estimated $163,000.
July 9, 2014 4:49pm
Watch videos from the battlefield as Israel’s army attacks Palestinian targets.
July 8, 2014 5:24pm
It was but one incident in a gruesome few days, but the image of Tariq Abu Khdeir getting beaten by a pair of Israeli soldiers is getting widespread attention.
July 2, 2014 10:43am
Talk about biblical criticism: A Hasidic girls school in New York is using a Bible that has been edited to omit risque stories in the Book of Genesis.
July 1, 2014 5:45pm
The absence of a living, speaking, guiding leader has transformed Chabad in both subtle and fundamental ways.
June 19, 2014 11:30am
After the loss of their daughter Ayelet to a rare bone marrow disease, Hindy Poupko and Seth Galena faced a serious dilemma when it came to having another child.