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  • Israel Day Parade faces Jewish anti-Israel protesters

    Marchers in the Israel Day Parade up Fifth Avenue faced some dissonant spectators: Orthodox Jews who don't believe Israel should exist. Standing near them Sunday were other Orthodox men heckling gay marchers while hoisting signs that read, "Judaism...
  • German foreign minister to visit Gaza

    Germany's foreign minister says he will visit the Gaza Strip — a rare trip to the Hamas-ruled territory by a Western leader. In meetings with Israeli and Palestinian officials Sunday, Frank-Walter Steinmeier said he was concerned about the...
  • Bail denied for female Palestinian lawmaker held by Israel

    A lawyer for a female Palestinian lawmaker detained by Israel says a military court has rejected an order to release her on bail. Earlier this month, a military judge ruled that Khalida Jarrar should be released. Her lawyer, Mahmoud Hassan, said Sunday...
  • FIFA to monitor Israeli, Palestinian soccer; bid to suspend Israel dropped

    FIFA to monitor Israeli, Palestinian soccer; bid to suspend Israel dropped
    FIFA on Friday agreed to monitor Israeli and Palestinian soccer after Palestinians dropped a bid to suspend Israel from the international association, part of a compromise that followed some tense moments. The Palestinian Football Assn. had introduced a...
  • Martin Luther King Jr. inspires CJHS graduates

    Martin Luther King Jr. inspires CJHS graduates
    As Chicagoland Jewish High School (CJHS) student graduation speakers told their classmates to make the world a better place, the source of inspiration was clear — Martin Luther King. Five students addressing their classmates quoted King in both...
  • Britain's Tony Blair resigns as U.N. Middle East envoy

    Britain's Tony Blair resigns as U.N. Middle East envoy
    Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair announced in a letter to the United Nations chief on Wednesday that he will step down as the world body's special Middle East envoy at the end of June, British news media reported, citing unnamed diplomatic...
  • Tony Blair resigns as Middle East peace envoy

    Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Wednesday stepped down from his post as the international community's Mideast envoy, officials said, ending a term that began with great promise but which struggled to deliver dramatic changes in its quest to...
  • Amnesty International: Hamas tortured, killed Palestinians in 2014 Gaza war

    Amnesty International: Hamas tortured, killed Palestinians in 2014 Gaza war
    A leading international watchdog on Wednesday accused the militant Hamas group of abducting, torturing and killing Palestinians during the war in the Gaza Strip last year, saying some of the actions amount to war crimes. Amnesty International detailed...
  • Israeli planes strike targets in Gaza Strip after rocket fire

    Israeli planes struck what the military described as four “terror infrastructure” targets in the southern Gaza Strip early Wednesday in response to a rocket that landed 20 miles inside the country the previous evening. Lt. Col. Peter Lerner,...
  • Temple to hosts musical Shabbat, dedication

    Temple to hosts musical Shabbat, dedication
    Temple Sinai, 2475 W Atlantic Ave. in Delray Beach will host a Musical Shabbat and official dedication ceremony for its newly installed stained glass ceiling, at 7:30 p.m. on May 29. The beautifully-worked glass, which is near the Sanctuary ceiling,...
  • Definition of anti-Semitism provokes campus debates

    The definition of anti-Semitism was at the center of a battle of words Monday involving campus protests about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This comes as some Jewish students say that protests against Israel’s occupation of the West Bank...