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Beersheva bank attack spurs gun reforms in Israel

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JTA Wire Service Israel would require security guards to leave their weapons at work under gun reforms unveiled in the aftermath of a Beersheva bank...

French university accused of putting on anti-Semitic play

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JTA Wire Service A French university defended a student theater production that a Jewish leader labeled “grossly anti-Semitic.” “The humor is difficult to handle, but this...

Be Found

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Before you read this, please do me a favor. It will only take a minute, but it will quickly show you why reading this...

Adelsons donate another $40 million to Birthright

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JTA Wire Service Casino tycoon Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam, donated another $40 million to the Birthright Israel Foundation. Their latest gift brings the couple’s...

Documentary Under Way To Tell The Story Of Streit’s Matzo

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JT intern From the moment Michael Levine poked his head into a first-floor window of the tenement buildings that house Streit’s Matzo factory, he knew...

Electric car company Better Place files for bankruptcy in Israel

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JTA Wire Service The electric car company Better Place filed for bankruptcy in an Israeli court. In a motion filed Sunday in Tel Aviv’s Central District...

Israel’s mikvahs open to non-Orthodox conversions, official clarifies

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JTA Wire Service Clarifying existing policy, the office of Israel’s deputy religious services minister said Israel’s state-sponsored mikvahs are open for use for Conservative and...

Safe & Sound

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Since the fateful morning of Dec. 14, 2012, schools around the country have turned greater attention toward securing their facilities and ensuring the safety...

Kotel Clash: One Baltimoreans First-hand Account

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It seemed like a scene out of a novel. Piercing screams. Cries of “Nazi” and “traitor.” But this clash — a protest that resembled a...

Internet Terror On The Rise

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At conference, thought leaders call for change The Internet is teeming with recruitment sites for potential jihadists; how to sites for building bombs, and numerous...