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Hamas Claims Video Shows Terror Group Could Have Targeted IDF Chief Gantz July 20, 2015 9:47 am

Hamas Claims Video Shows Terror Group Could Have Targeted IDF Chief Gantz

Hamas on Sunday published a short video clip that it claims shows the-then commander of the...

Suspected Islamic State Suicide Bombing in Turkish Town Kills 27 July 20, 2015 9:46 am

Suspected Islamic State Suicide Bombing in Turkish Town Kills 27

An explosion outside a cultural center in the Turkish town of Suruc near the border with Syria...

European Union Approves Iran Nuclear Deal, Signaling Congress to Follow July 20, 2015 9:41 am

European Union Approves Iran Nuclear Deal, Signaling Congress to Follow

The European Union approved the Iran nuclear deal with world powers on Monday, a first step...

Report Says Prisoners Released in Schalit Deal Behind Deaths of Six Israelis July 20, 2015 9:39 am

Report Says Prisoners Released in Schalit Deal Behind Deaths of Six Israelis

In the wake of Sunday’s arrest of a Hamas terror cell, it emerges that Malachi Rosenfeld,...

Ku Klux Klan Members Shred Israeli Flag at South Carolina Protest (VIDEO) July 19, 2015 11:34 pm

Ku Klux Klan Members Shred Israeli Flag at South Carolina Protest (VIDEO)

Members of a North Carolina Ku Klux Klan chapter were caught on camera violently defacing...

Report: Israel, Arab States Conferring Over Implications of Iran Nuclear Deal July 19, 2015 9:50 pm

Report: Israel, Arab States Conferring Over Implications of Iran Nuclear Deal

Israel has been carrying out contacts with Arab countries to confer over the nuclear deal...

Netanyahu: Khamenei’s ‘Defiant Response’ to Nuclear Deal Proves Iran Won’t Change Policy to ‘Arm Terrorism’ July 19, 2015 11:53 am

Netanyahu: Khamenei’s ‘Defiant Response’ to Nuclear Deal Proves Iran Won’t Change Policy to ‘Arm Terrorism’

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the Iranian nuclear agreement at the cabinet...

ISIS Blamed for String of Gaza Bombings Targeting Hamas, Islamic Jihad Cars July 19, 2015 11:48 am

ISIS Blamed for String of Gaza Bombings Targeting Hamas, Islamic Jihad Cars

Seven cars belonging to Hamas and Islamic Jihad activists in Gaza exploded on Sunday morning...

German Economy Minister Travels to Iran With Delegation of Business Leaders July 19, 2015 11:41 am

German Economy Minister Travels to Iran With Delegation of Business Leaders

German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel flew to Iran Sunday as the first top Western official...

Report: ISIS Establishing Stronghold in Europe, Buying Land in Isolated Village July 19, 2015 11:39 am

Report: ISIS Establishing Stronghold in Europe, Buying Land in Isolated Village

Islamic State have established a stronghold in mainland Europe, a Sunday Mirror investigation...

Khamenei Says Policy Towards ‘Arrogant US’ Will Remain Unchanged July 18, 2015 10:26 pm

Khamenei Says Policy Towards ‘Arrogant US’ Will Remain Unchanged

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Saturday the nuclear deal with world...

Kerry Claims Better Iran Nuclear Deal Not Possible July 18, 2015 10:19 pm

Kerry Claims Better Iran Nuclear Deal Not Possible

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held a long and...

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  • Theater US & Canada Seth Rogen Unveils New Christmas Movie — ‘Will Open on Thanksgiving, Made by Jews’ (VIDEO)

    Seth Rogen Unveils New Christmas Movie — ‘Will Open on Thanksgiving, Made by Jews’ (VIDEO)

    Famed actor Seth Rogen on Tuesday unveiled with typical comic fanfare the trailer for his new Christmas film. The movie “was made by Jews… and opens on Thanksgiving,” Rogen pointed out on Twitter. The Night Before tells the tale of three “ride or die homies” celebrating one last debauchery-filled Christmas Eve reunion before they become too busy to keep up their annual tradition. In an effort to make the night as memorable as possible, they set out to find the “Nutcracka Ball – the […]

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  • Arts and Culture Jewish History Art Can Inspire Faith; It Can Also Empower Destructive Ideologies

    Art Can Inspire Faith; It Can Also Empower Destructive Ideologies

    A June 2015 art exhibit, “The Transformative Power of Art,” at the United Nations headquarters in New York City, harnessed the universal language of art to convey an important message: “Our fragile Mother Earth faces the devastating consequences of climate change, a defining challenge of our time.” The exhibit also included sixteen portraits of people from all over the world who have “contributed to the common good of humanity in one way or another and have transformed the way we […]

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  • Israel Sports Israeli Muslim Cage Fighter Says He’s Proud to Fight Under Jewish State’s Flag

    Israeli Muslim Cage Fighter Says He’s Proud to Fight Under Jewish State’s Flag

    A 32-year-old Circassian Israeli Muslim Mixed Martial Arts fighter from Abu Ghosh says he takes pride in fighting under the Israeli flag, Israel’s Walla reported on Sunday. Like most Circassian Israelis, Jackie “the Punishment” Gosh was born Sunni Muslim. He became observant about eight years ago, and is now scrupulous in following his religion’s tenets, praying five times a day and fasting during the holy month of Ramadan. Gosh is also very proud of his Israeli nationality, and sees no contradiction between […]

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  • Israel Music New Mark Skinner Documentary Explores Jewish, Arab Rap Scene in Israel (VIDEO)

    New Mark Skinner Documentary Explores Jewish, Arab Rap Scene in Israel (VIDEO)

    A new documentary explores the lives and work of Jewish and Arab rappers in Israel and how the ongoing conflict in the region has impacted their lyrics, the U.K.’s Jewish Chronicle reported on Thursday. Hip Hop in the Holy Land is a six-part series co-directed by Mike Skinner, the British frontman of hip-hop group The Streets, and produced by Noisey, a music channel published by Vice news. The first episode, published last week, shows Skinner meeting with Tamer Nafar, the founder of one of […]

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  • Sports US & Canada 49ers Running Back Jarryd Hayne Apologizes for ‘Hurtful’ Jesus Tweets

    49ers Running Back Jarryd Hayne Apologizes for ‘Hurtful’ Jesus Tweets

    New 49ers running back and Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne apologized on Wednesday for a tweet in which he raised the age-old myth that Jews were historically responsible for Jesus Christ’s death. Reaching out to his Jewish fans, and the chairman of the B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation Commission, Hayne tweeted: “To the Jewish community @DvirAbramovich #WeAreAllOne.” Underneath, he keenly included a screenshot of a text message to elaborate on his apology: “I sincerely apologize for my tweets on July 1. I […]

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  • Theater Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Recalls Being ‘Extremely Surprised’ at Winning Miss Israel Contest

    Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Recalls Being ‘Extremely Surprised’ at Winning Miss Israel Contest

    Israeli actress Gal Gadot reminisced about her childhood in Israel during an interview published in this month’s edition of Vanity Fair. “I don’t remember this, but my mom told me that when I was three they threw a party on the rooftop of the house. They put me to bed, and I heard people coming into the house and no one came to me. I went to the rooftop and took a hose and I started to spray water on everyone, just […]

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  • Blogs Features Wounded Israeli Soldiers Unite With American Veterans to Help Their ‘Brothers for Life’ Heal (INTERVIEW)

    Wounded Israeli Soldiers Unite With American Veterans to Help Their ‘Brothers for Life’ Heal (INTERVIEW)

    An Israeli organization is helping wounded U.S. veterans move past their physical and psychological challenges by connecting them with injured Israeli soldiers who understand what they’ve been through. “What we discovered very early is that there’s no ‘professional, psychiatrist, social worker’ or anything like that [or] pills that can come even close to helping a soldier who fought in combat, who was wounded, who lost his friends. No one can help him like another person who’s been through exactly what he has,” Rabbi Chaim Levine, […]

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  • Relationships World Researchers Say Women Less Likely Than Men to Kill Hitler, if They Could Travel Back in Time

    Researchers Say Women Less Likely Than Men to Kill Hitler, if They Could Travel Back in Time

    Women are less likely than men to want to kill Nazi leader Adolph Hitler if given the ability to travel back in time, a recently published research paper revealed. The paper analyzed 40 studies involving 6,100 respondents in a time-travel thought experiment, the New York Post reported on Friday. While 60 percent of men said they would theoretically be willing to kill Hitler, only 55 percent of women said they would be comfortable doing the same. The paper was published in the Personality and […]

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