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  1. Obama offended by attacks on Jews who back Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... Jewish-themed conference in New York when he defended the nuclear deal and spoke of the administration's support for Israel. Dan Shapiro, the U.S. ambassador to Israel, has received "threatening letters related to the Iran deal," according to a U.S. ...

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  2. Obama offended by attacks on Jews who back Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Jewish-themed conference in New York when he defended the nuclear deal and spoke of the administration's support for Israel. Dan Shapiro , the U.S. ambassador to Israel, has received "threatening letters related to the Iran deal," according to a ...

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  3. Editorial: Back to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... the 32-student limit was set by a 2008 cabinet decision that was never implemented. As can be expected, class size in Israel, a country with a high fertility rate in comparison to other Western countries, is high. According to a comparative study ...

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  4. Brit fighting ISIS tells Jpost: My hassidic graffiti brings light to the darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... the Jewish world, we all want him to come." He called on Israelis, especially those with military expertise from the Israel Defense Forces, to volunteer with the Kurdish forces.Kurds and Israelis are very similar, he said, because they both have ...

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  5. Israeli-Arab leadership, PM reach budget deal worth 900m to avert strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... with the representatives of the Arab authorities and Arab society. "I am the prime minister of all citizens of Israel and the aid plan which we agreed on today is a significant correction and another step designed to integrate Israeli Arabs into ...

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  6. Everything's coming up roses for - Bumblefoot'Read the original story

    18 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... or winding up in Ireland to perform at a benefit for an autistic children's center. It also means traveling to Israel as often as the opportunity arises whether it be joining the metal band Salem onstage in 2011 to perform their album Kaddish during ...

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  7. 2900 children of olim starting first year of school in Israel this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... system. The past year's rapid rise in immigration has significantly increased the number of foreign born students in Israel, the Ministry of Immigrant Absorption announced on Sunday. According to the Ministry's figures, 2900 children of immigrants ...

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  8. John the Baptist straddles the line of Bold Baptizer and Captive QuestionerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    Catholic churches worldwide noted August 29 as the day of the beheading of John the Baptist, but the mental picture of John is never his death nor his imprisonment. Rather believers always remember John's life, embracing the hardship of the desert or baptizing at the Jordan River hence his name, John "the Baptist" .

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  9. Supreme Court rejects former Balad MK appeal of 1 year jail sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... proof that Nafa himself knew the meeting had been illegal. Adalah the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel attacked the decision as showing that "politics is triumphing over justice" in the country in light of the Supreme Court's ...

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  10. Martin S. Kaplan: Cynics threaten historic Iran agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... insult to our government traditions. Since then, Mr. Netanyahu has held a webcast with 15,000 members of pro-Israel lobbying and communal groups, increased his attacks on U.S. policy, and urged Americans individually and through their communal ...

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  11. General strike headed off in Arab towns and citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... budget shortfalls, the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement. "I am the prime minister of all citizens of Israel, the aid program we approved today is a significant correction, and another step designed to integrate Israeli Arabs into Israeli ...

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  12. Obama says it hurts when he's accused of anti-SemitismRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... to engage and convince a divided Jewish community." The president repeated his point that disagreements between Israel and the US over the Iran nuclear deal were akin to "fights within families and among friends," and that the nuclear deal would ...

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  13. After 47 years, Israel Navy presents findings in sinking of submarineRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Times of Israel

    The Israel Defense Forces on Monday gave the families of 69 Israeli sailors killed in the sinking of the Israel Navy's Dakar the complete report on the submarine's disappearance 47 years ago. The report, an assemblage of all the previous investigations and inquiries into the ship's sinking in January 1968, didn't include any new findings, the families said.

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  14. Merkel 'disappointed' by Iranian statements on IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Times of Israel

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday called out Iran for failing to change its hostile attitude toward the State of Israel and said she would welcome Iranian efforts to end Syria's raging civil war. "I think Iran has a lot of influence over what happens in Syria," Merkel said at a news conference in Berlin, according to Reuters.

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  15. Defective protein found to cause rare Parkinson's-like diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | SFGate

    Dr. Stanley Prusiner, a scientist at UCSF who discovered the "mad cow disease," delivers a speech after receiving from Israeli President Ezer Weitzman the Wolf Prize honoring his research during a ceremony at the Knesset in Jerusalem Sunday, March 25, 1996. Over the past two decades, a team led by Prusiner has discovered and studied the disease-causing form of prion proteins that cause mad cow disease.

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  16. Israeli Police Spot Tunnel Near Jerusalem Museum That May Have Been Built for LootingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New York Observer

    Is clandestine treasure hunting going on near Israel's Old City? Israeli police announced Monday the discovery of a 100-foot-deep hole in a residential yard in East Jerusalem. Authorities suspect the hole was made to conduct illegal excavations of ancient artifacts in the area, and may even have been an attempt to tunnel into the nearby Rockefeller Archaeological Museum , according to a report from Haaretz .

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  17. Inside Israel, 7:59 PMSchool Year Kicks Off with Series of ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    118,721 twelfth graders will be finished with the formal education system at the end of the academic year; 166,208 teaching staff will begin the academic year alongside them. The first school week will be devoted to discourse on violence and the prevention of racism in society, a decision made against the backdrop of the Jerusalem Gay Pride parade stabbing and the arson of the Palestinian Arab home in Duma that led to the death of two members of the Dawabshe family.

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  18. Iran & the Case for RealismRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Commonweal

    ... way in which Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has chosen to frame Congress's vote as a pro- or anti-Israel proposition. Many staunch supporters of Israel may have specific criticisms of the inspection regime, but they also believe that the ...

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  19. Is the money we are giving Palestinian leaders helping?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Harry's Place

    ... was elected it had far more to do with the corrupt Palestinian Authority than anything to do with wanting to destroy Israel. The Hamas demand for the end of financial corruption in 2007 was a clarion call that got them elected and it was Western ...

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  20. Israeli Archaeologists Find 'Mystery' Structure that May Have...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Israeli archaeologists have found a stone structure in Jerusalem that they believe dates to shortly after Jesus spent his last days in the holy city, but what exactly it was used for nearly 2,000 years ago remains a mystery. The Israel Antiquities Authority announced Monday the find of a first century A.D. pyramid-shaped staircase built of large ashlar - or finely cut - stones.

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