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DC Bible museum says 5 fragments in its Dead Sea Scroll collection are fake

DC Bible museum says 5 fragments in its Dead Sea Scroll collection are fake

A German institute confirmed scholars' doubts about their authenticity.

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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen honored in Israel for her record on eve of retirement

Conservative rabbis can now attend intermarriages

Israel is a hot, if not always relevant, topic in Florida’s governor debate

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United States

North Texas school district asks mom to prove her child is Jewish to excuse Yom Kippur absence

"Honestly, it upset me just as much as it made me angry,” Lauren Gordon said.

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Life & Culture

Greg Joseph

Cleveland Browns kicker Greg Joseph’s long journey from Jewish day school to the NFL

The rookie, who has impressed the Browns so far, said he wants to give back to the city's Jewish community as much as he can.

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Israel & Middle East

Jordan decides not to renew parts of 1994 peace treaty with Israel

The peace deal has been very unpopular in Jordan, which is home to a large Palestinian population.

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Polish Jewish museum to host country’s first kosher market in decades, organizers say

The Kosher Expo event in Warsaw is part of an effort to increase and streamline the production and shipment of certified kosher products from the Central European country.

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