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  1. How to turn off web notifications in Chrome, Edge, and FirefoxRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | PC World

    ... the various sites that you've agreed to receive notifications from. Ian is an independent writer based in Tel Aviv, Israel. His current focus is on all things tech including mobile devices, desktop and laptop computers, software, social networks, ...

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  2. Jerusalem Municipality approves plan for increased construction in capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    On the heels of over one dozen Palestinian home demolitions early Tuesday morning in east Jerusalem's Isawiya neighborhood and Qalandia, in the West Bank, the Jerusalem Municipality announced that increased construction permits will be granted along the capital's growing light-rail route. Four homes were razed in Isawiya for being constructed without a building permit, and 11 were demolished in Qalandia by government bulldozers, according to multiple Palestinian media reports.

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  3. Knesset passes law blocking mikvah access for non-Orthodox conversionsRead the original story

    14 min ago | Jewish Community Voice

    ... to override an Israeli Supreme Court ruling in February that paved the way for non-Orthodox Jewish communities in Israel to use public mikvahs for conversions. The government has said it will establish four mikvahs expressly for use in non-Orthodox ...

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  4. Israel Demolishes 20 Illegal Arab Structures in Jerusalem and in Outskirts of CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | The Jewish Press

    ... Due to the wide scope of the operation, the national unit called in reinforcements from other localities throughout Israel to help the Jerusalem team carry out the demolitions. A total of 14 of the 20 illegal structures were located in the village ...

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  5. Israel spats at airing of Palestinian poem for sowing feudRead the original story

    26 min ago | Xinhuanet

    Israel i Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman scolded the chief of the Israeli public Army Radio days ago after it aired a discussion of a poem by late Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish. According to Israeli media reports, Lieberman told the Army Radio commander that under the same logic, the radio might as well discuss the literary merits of Hitler's book Mein Kampf .

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  6. Jews urge France to halt planned exhumation in AlgeriaRead the original story

    30 min ago | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    ... ow lives in Paris. Algeria used to have more than 100,000 Jews, but the vast majority of them left after the state of Israel was established in 1948 and during Algeria's bloody war of independence against France.

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  7. 47 arrested in mass crackdown on Israeli soccer fan club 'La Familia'Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... hold up a match against Charleroi in Belgium. (photo credit:UDI ZITIAT) Over 400 police swept through north and south Israel on Monday night, arresting 47 members of the soccer fan club "La Familia" on suspicion of illegal weapons trafficking and ...

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  8. DuPont tops Street 2Q forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | NewsOK.com

    On a per-share basis, the Wilmington, Delaware-based company said it had net income of $1.16. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to account for discontinued operations, came to $1.24 per share.

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  9. On the ropesRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Times of Israel

    Tel Aviv University and an Honors Bachelors degree from the University of Toronto in Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations, Jewish Studies, and English. [Less] Everyone is on the defensive: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, IDF shooter in Hebron Elor Azaria, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, Israel Hayom.

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  10. Pope expresses horror at 'barbaric' murder of French priestRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... - are suspected of violating a legal order and publishing the name of an alleged sexual victim, Channel 10 reports. Israel has very strict rules against releasing information about alleged sexual assault victims, put in place to protect complainants ...

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  11. Israel on verge of civil war, warns Israeli opposition leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Al Bawaba

    Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog warned of what he called "growing hatred and racism" in Israel encouraged by right-wing politicians, adding that it could pave the way for further deadly violence, Hebrew-language news site NRG reported on Monday. "We are on the verge of an uprising of hatred, racism, darkness and upcoming killings and assassination based on the overwhelming internal hatred here," NRG quoted Herzog as saying during a speech at a Zionist Camp parliamentary bloc session on Monday.

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  12. Netanyahu mispronounces Arabic word, accidentally calling Arabs 'goats'Read the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Ynetnews

    ... said. "Today, I would like to move on from this," the prime minister continued. "I beseech you-the citizens of Israel-to take part in Israeli society. Let us all work, learn, and prosper together. Israel is stronger because-not despite-of its ...

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  13. David Ben-Gurion Favored West Bank Withdrawal, Newly Unearthed Footage ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Forward

    Newly rediscovered footage of a 1968 interview with David Ben-Gurion, Israel's first prime minister, shows that he opposed West Bank settlements and instead favored returning most of the land Israel captured in the Six-Day War. The six-hour interview with Ben-Gurion - segments of which appear in a new film called "Ben-Gurion Epilogue" - had been forgotten until filmmaker Yariv Mozer found them in the Hebrew University's Jewish film archive, according to the Times of Israel.

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  14. Bernie Sanders Caps Historic Campaign With Plea for Unity - Will It Be Enough?Read the original story

    54 min ago | Forward

    Concluding a tumultuous day at the Democratic National Convention, Bernie Sanders delivered a strong message of support for Hillary Clinton, meant not only at rallying Democrats behind the presumptive nominee but also at quelling a sense of unrest among his backers that had threatened to overshadow the convention. "Based on her ideas and her leadership - Hillary Clinton must become the next president of the United States," Sanders said in an address to a full house of Democratic delegates and supporters, many of them waving "Bernie" signs, most standing on their feet throughout his speech.

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  15. Palestinians to sue Britain over 1917 pledge on Jewish stateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsOK.com

    ... summit in the Mauritanian capital of Nouakchott. The Balfour Declaration laid the vision for the future state of Israel and sparked waves of Jewish migration to the British mandate in Palestine. Israel declared its independence in 1948 after the ...

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  16. StumbleuponRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    Israel is adamant in constructing and maintaining a gas pipeline that would lead straight to Turkey, media reports suggested on Tuesday. President Nicos Anastasiades and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Sunday night in Jerusalem in a move seen by many as confirmation that relations between the two nations remain strong.

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  17. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    ... are four common myths or misconceptions that infuse U.S. and European peace process diplomacy when it comes to the Israel-Palestinian conflict. The first is that there are millions of Palestinian refugees. This number is arbitrary, the result of UN ...

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  18. Palestinians to sue Britain for 'fateful' promise of land to JewsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Standard

    ... filed in an international court. He didn't elaborate. The Balfour Declaration laid the vision for the future state of Israel and sparked waves of Jewish migration to the British mandate in Palestine. Israel declared its independence in 1948 after ...

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  19. The Heart of An Author's Online InfluenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sports of Yore

    ... n nature with her husband and daughter. Born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana, Margy has been living in Jerusalem, Israel for the past three years.

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  20. Are open primaries the answer?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    Dr. Ofer Kenig is a researcher in the Israel Democracy Institute's Political Reform project. He recently co-authored the policy paper, The volatile Israeli party system, together with several recent political developments, lately brought the idea of holding open leadership primaries to Israel.

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