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GOP Convention Off to a Rousing Start;  Giuliani, Melania Deliver Stirring Addresses

GOP Convention Off to a Rousing Start; Giuliani, Melania Deliver Stirring Addresses

The much anticipated Republican National Convention got off to a tumultuous start on Monday in a campaign season that has witnessed seemingly infinite controversy and surprises. As thousands gathered at the Quicken Loans Arena is Cleveland and millio...

Ex-NYPD Commanders, Businessman Plead Not Guilty in Corruption Case

Ex-NYPD Commanders, Businessman Plead Not Guilty in Corruption Case

In their first public statement since being arrested last month on bribery-based corruptio...

De Blasio Officials in on Shady Rivington Nursing Home DealDe Blasio Officials in on Shady Rivington Nursing Home Deal

De Blasio Officials in on Shady Rivington Nursing Home DealDe Blasio Officials in on Shady Rivington Nursing Home Deal

City probe reveals that top officials in de Blasio’s administration were involved in the s...

Community Alarmed as 26 Orthodox Jews Commit Suicide Since Rosh HaShana

Community Alarmed as 26 Orthodox Jews Commit Suicide Since Rosh HaShana

Coming on the heels of a string of such tragedies since the beginning of this Jewish New Y...

City Council Not to Vote on Police Reform Bill; But Change is Promised

City Council Not to Vote on Police Reform Bill; But Change is Promised

Despite their broad support, a collection of police reform bills will not be voted on by t...

 

Rosenberg Campaign Surging Against Jerry Nadler in Tuesday Primary

Rosenberg Campaign Surging Against Jerry Nadler in Tuesday Primary

Dov Hikind: “I’m Voting For Rosenberg To Send Nadler A Message.”

Daily News: “Vote No to Nadler”

Oliver Rosenberg is surging in his bid to beat 24-year incumbent Rep. Jerry...

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World's Greatest Jewish Composer Celebrated at Town Hall

World's Greatest Jewish Composer Celebrated at Town Hall

On Monday June 4th almost 1,500 theater goers joined New York’s First Mother, Matilda Cuomo, former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell, Broadway regulars, Dame Hellen M...

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Report: US & NY Prosecutors Weakened HSBC Probe

Report: US & NY Prosecutors Weakened HSBC Probe

A shocking congressional report released this week revealed that a competition between Washington and New York prosecutors resulted in the “fraying” of a government inves...

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Should the U.S. Build an 'ISIS Wall'?

Should the U.S. Build an 'ISIS Wall'?

Of all the reasons a majority of Americans support the plan of businessman and U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump to "build a wall" along the U.S.-Mexico border, pe...

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Hadassah & Hebrew U Program Brings Ethiopian Students to Israel

Hadassah & Hebrew U Program Brings Ethiopian Students to Israel

When asked what they'd like to do most career-wise, many young women and men whose families have moved to Israel from Ethiopia expressed a strong desire to become hospita...

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Normal Weight May Not Protect Against Diabetes

Normal Weight May Not Protect Against Diabetes

Type 2 diabetes has long been considered a disease of the overweight and obese, but a new study challenges that notion. It finds nearly one in five normal-weight people h...

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Iran 'Proudly' Outlines Expansion of Nuclear Program

Iran 'Proudly' Outlines Expansion of Nuclear Program

Iranian Foreign Minister boasts of ability to renew full-scale nuclear program in coming years.

A secret document added to the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal was revealed on Tu...

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Letters to the Editor

BDS Must be Addressed by Jewish Leaders

Dear Editor:

The Jewish Voice article (July 13, 2016) by Klement, Jolovitz, and Slepak, gives a detailed report on the Boycott, Dive...

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Hamptons Home of Wall St Investor Who Committed Suicide on Sale

Hamptons Home of Wall St Investor Who Committed Suicide on Sale

44 year old Wall Street investor Sanjay Valvani worked as a hedge fund manager for Visium Asset Management. Last month, he was arrested by federal agents on charges of in...

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New Transit System Colors Cement Cuomo’s Legacy in NYCNew Transit System Colors Cement Cuomo’s Legacy in NYC

New Transit System Colors Cement Cuomo’s Legacy in NYCNew Transit System Colors Cement Cuomo’s Legacy in NYC

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled the innovative details of a new fleet of subway cars on Monday, one aspect of a “redesign of the MTA on every level” that will c...

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France: The Coming Civil War

France: The Coming Civil War

"We are on the verge of a civil war." That quote did not come from a fanatic or a lunatic. No, it came from head of France's homeland security, the DGSI (Direction généra...

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Parshas Balak - “Balaam and Dostoevsky”

Parshas Balak - “Balaam and Dostoevsky”

Frustration. Disillusionment. But also insight and a lifelong intellectual perspective. That is how I would describe the experience I am about to share with you, dear rea...

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Knesset Ethics Committee Censures MKs for ‘Murderer’ Slur of Glick

Knesset Ethics Committee Censures MKs for ‘Murderer’ Slur of Glick

The Knesset Ethics Committee has criticized MK Yisrael Eichler (UTJ) for calling MK Yehuda Glick (Likud) a "murderer."

"This was not a legitimate comment," it ruled. "Such...

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Guide to Jerusalem’s Top 6 Kosher Ice Cream Shops

Guide to Jerusalem’s Top 6 Kosher Ice Cream Shops

Summer in Jerusalem can be a scorcher. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best kosher ice cream options around town, so you can cool down in the summer heat.

Here are so...

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Investigate #BlackLivesMatter for Black Nationalist Terror

Investigate #BlackLivesMatter for Black Nationalist Terror

Expose the front group behind black nationalist terror

Prominently displayed on the #BlackLivesMatter website is a quote from cop-killer Assata Shakur. The Black Panther c...

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Chelsea Soccer Team Has No Fears about Playing In Israel: Coach

Chelsea Soccer Team Has No Fears about Playing In Israel: Coach

Chelsea soccer coach Jose Mourinho told reporters Monday, November 23, that his team had no concerns over travelling to Israel for Tuesday's Champions League match agains...

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Elie Wiesel Changed My Life

Elie Wiesel Changed My Life

Elie Wiesel, who has died at the age of 87, was a Noble Prize winner and towering literary figure whose book Night chronicled his horrific experiences at Auschwitz and Bu...

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New or Forthcoming Books on the Supreme Court

New or Forthcoming Books on the Supreme Court

If you are a Supreme Court watcher, several new or forthcoming books will be of special interest to you. Coming next month will be a book (his ninth) by Justice Stephen B...

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South Florida Village is the First to Pass Anti-BDS Ordinance

South Florida Village is the First to Pass Anti-BDS Ordinance

After two public readings, the Village Council of Bal Harbour unanimously passed an ordinance prohibiting the Village from contracting with any business unless the contra...

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5 Strategies to Find Balance in Life

5 Strategies to Find Balance in Life

If you think going to the gym is a guilty pleasure, read this article.

Balancing marriage, parenting, work, and life responsibilities can feel like a high-wire act. Our ch...

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Baton Rouge Shooter Called For 'Bloodshed' in YouTube Video

Baton Rouge Shooter Called For 'Bloodshed' in YouTube Video

Gavin Long, who murdered three police officers in Louisiana, urged black Americans to 'fight back' violently against the police

In his last video posted on YouTube, Long -...

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