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Posts Tagged: 9/11 victims

September 29, 2016 9:35 am
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Congress Votes to Override Obama’s Veto on 9/11 Bill

Congress on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to override a veto by President Obama for the first time, passing into law a bill that would allow the...

September 27, 2016 10:58 am
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Senate Set to Override Obama’s Veto of Bill Allowing Families of 9/11 Victims to Sue Saudi Arabia

For the first time in President Obama’s tenure, the Senate is set to override his veto of a bill that would allow the families of...

September 22, 2016 9:49 am
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Obama to Veto Bill Allowing 9/11 Victims to Sue Saudi Arabia

President Barack Obama is poised to veto legislation exposing Saudi Arabia to court action over the 9/11 attacks, stepping in to defend legal precedent and...

Culture

Yeshiva University Grad Writes Book to Help Children Understand Death

What should parents tell their children when a loved one dies? It’s a...

New England Patriots Star Shares Western Wall Photo With Jewish High Holidays Message

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman posted pictures of himself in Israel, including...

Features

A Look at the Candidates to Become Jerusalem’s Next Mayor

JNS.org - The late Jerusalem Mayor Teddy Kollek used to say that if one wanted to uproot and replant a tree...

Faith and Fasting: A Look at the Practice Ahead of Yom Kippur

JNS.org - Fasting is the most commonly known Yom Kippur ritual. According to a 2016 Pew survey, 40% of American...

A New Generation of Galvanized Young Jews Fight Antisemitism on Campus

JNS.org - IfNotNow (INN) has a plan. It’s determined, according to its website, to...

World

Dozens of DJs Endorse Palestinian Cultural Boycott of Israel

Dozens of DJs expressed support for cultural boycotts of Israel in recent days, under the hashtag #DJsForPalestine. The initiative was endorsed on social media by various artists, labels, and producers primarily from Europe and...

Israel

Millions of Jews Worldwide Pause to Observe Yom Kippur

JNS.org – The holiest day in the Jewish calendar, Yom Kippur, was set to commence at sunset on Tuesday. It’s a time when Israel come to a near-complete pause. Many Israelis...

Middle East

US: Downing of Russian Military Plane Highlights Need to End Iranian Arms T...

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said that the downing of a Russian military plane off the coast...

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