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Billy Crystal Shows Serious Side

JNS.org - After suffering a tough personal loss early in life, there has always been a serious side to the comedy of famed...

November 26, 2013 11:48 am

An Interview with Ayelet Shaked – The Secular Candidate

With the run-up to the first-ever internal primaries for the Israeli Jewish Home Party (Ha-Bayit Ha-Yehudi) in full steam, one of the most hotly discussed issues is the candidacy of 36-year old Ayelet Shaked. The co-founder...

Netanyahu the Ideologist – Exclusive Interview with Eyal Gabbai, Part 2

Up until six months ago, Eyal Gabbai was the Director-General of Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu's office. Working with the Prime Minister for up to 18 hours a day, he was a key member...

On Iran and Obama, How Bibi will Decide – Exclusive Interview with Eyal Gabbai, Part 1

Up until six months ago, Eyal Gabbai was the Director-General of Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu's office....

February 16, 2012 10:55 am

Who is Jodi Rudoren? …Incoming NY Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief

Who is Jodi Rudoren? Until February 14th she was the head of the Education bureau for...

September 17, 2011 9:14 pm

Marine, Jew and Republican Senator?

Living and working inside the Washington beltway affords me the opportunity to meet a broad...

August 4, 2011 2:34 pm

The Elevator Interview – Ed Koch (Exclusive)

DK: What's the most striking change you notice in NYC from the time you...

July 10, 2011 8:58 pm

Betty Ford: Advocate for Addicts, Women

To the dismay of President Ford's advisers, Former First Lady Betty Ford, was extremely vocal...

June 2, 2011 1:24 pm

Benny Begin, the “Old School” Israeli Politician Opens Up

This week I had the privilege of interviewing Israeli Cabinet Minister Mr. Binyamin (Benny) Begin...

Culture

Gal Gadot Shows Solidarity With Israeli Women Protesting Domestic Violence in Nationwide Strike

Israeli actress Gal Gadot expressed support for the thousands of women across Israel...

Non-Jewish Kids Reveal They Know Little About Hanukkah on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

A new segment featured Monday on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" showcased children...

The Man Who Walked Every Street of New York City

If a New Yorker tells you to go take a walk, usually you’ve done something wrong. But not Matt Green....

Features

Is Your Bread Still Kosher? Arnold’s Bread Manufacturer Drops the OU

JNS.org - Bimbo Bakeries USA, which owns many of the nationally-distributed bread and...

Why Should We Light the Menorah With Olive Oil?

Below is an excerpt from the book The Light That Unites: A Chanukah Companion (OU Press) by Aaron Goldscheider. There are...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his...

World

Jewish Groups Welcome Chilean Government Decision to Ban Municipal Boycotts...

Top Jewish groups have welcomed a Chilean government decision made earlier this week to ban municipalities across the country from...

Middle East

Iran Arrests 10 Suspects in Suicide Bombing That Killed Two

Iranian security forces have detained 10 people suspected of links to a suicide car bomb attack this week that killed at least two policemen, police chief Hossein Ashtari said on...

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