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  • Israel's response to the Jerusalem synagogue attack

    To the editor: I was touched by the words in the article today on Rabbi Kalman Levine, who died in the synagogue attack last week in Jerusalem. Levine exhorted people to increase the force of good in the world as a means of defeating the forces of evil....
  • Speaking at Morgan, Farrakhan predicts violence in Ferguson

    Speaking at Morgan, Farrakhan predicts violence in Ferguson
    In a speech Saturday at Morgan State University, Louis Farrakhan predicted violence in Ferguson this week and castigated black leaders — from fellow preachers to President Barack Obama — for trying to pacify protesters who have a right to...
  • Teaching hate

    Teaching hate
    "You've got to be taught to hate..." (Oscar Hammerstein, "South Pacific") The murder on Tuesday of five people and the serious wounding of several others while they were praying at a synagogue in Jerusalem is only the latest in a continuing pattern of...
  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict shifts ominously toward religious war

    Israeli-Palestinian conflict shifts ominously toward religious war
    Guarded by a phalanx of riot police, the knot of young Jewish men, long sidelocks blowing in the breeze, strode across the paved esplanade of Jerusalem's most sensitive religious site. A group of veiled and black-robed Muslim women leaped up to confront...
  • Synagogue slayings trigger grief, outrage

    An outpouring of grief and outrage echoed through the South Florida Jewish community in the wake of the Nov.18 slaying of four rabbis, three of them American citizens, as they prayed at the Kehillat Bnei Torah synagogue in the Orthodox neighborhood of Har...
  • Powerful U.S. pro-Israel lobby holds fire as Iran deadline looms

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As the United States and other powers negotiate down to the wire on a nuclear deal with Iran, one voice has been unusually quiet - the main pro-Israel lobby in Washington. Israel deeply distrusts the attempt to reach a deal at...
  • Israel says Hamas planned to assassinate Lieberman in West Bank

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has arrested four Palestinians suspected of planning to kill Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman with an anti-tank rocket while he drove to his Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank, Israeli officials say. The alleged...
  • Israel rejects EU states' appeal over razing militant homes

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel has rejected an appeal by the five biggest members of the European Union not to raze the homes of Palestinians who carried out lethal attacks in Jerusalem, saying on Friday that the tactic was designed to deter further...
  • Merkel against unilaterally recognizing Palestine as a state

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday rejected the idea of Germany recognizing Palestine as a state unilaterally, saying the Palestinians and Israel could solve their long-running conflict only through negotiations. The aim should be that...
  • Syrian insurgents attack government-held town near Israel

    AMMAN (Reuters) - Fighters from Al Qaeda's Nusra Front and other insurgents attacked and briefly entered Baath City in southern Syria on Thursday, the army's last major bastion in a province flanking the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. The battle is part...
  • Nation and world news briefs

    NATION TALLAHASSEE, Fla. A gunman shattered the calm of a crowded Florida State University library early Thursday morning, wounding three people, one critically, before he was shot and killed by campus police, authorities said. The gunman walked inside...