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GOP Drives Passage of Student Loan Bill

With Republicans voting overwhelmingly in favor, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday, July 24, approved legislation to link interest rates on student loans to the...

Jewish Groups Speak Out Against Federal Court Ruling in Zivotofsky Case

Jewish organizations such as the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) and the Orthodox Union have expressed their displeasure with the July 23rd decision of...

Report: Al Jazeera Reporter in Violent Confrontation with D.C. Police

Reporters were secretly recording the event and had been asked to leave A reporter claiming to work for Al Jazeera was involved in a...

Obama Urges ‘Honesty’ in Renewed Israel-PA Talks

President Obama welcomed the imminent start of renewed peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians on Monday, but urged both sides to approach them...

Rolling Stone Bomber Cover Causes Furor

Rolling Stone magazine, known for its glamorous covers of rock stars and other high-profile celebrities, caused a stir with its current issue featuring Boston...

Ex-CIA Official Wanted in Italy Returns to US

The State Department says the former CIA Milan chief convicted in Italy of kidnapping an Egyptian terror suspect is headed back to the U.S....

Tornado-hit Ursuline College Gets Help from Jewish Community

This story was originally published by the Cleveland Jewish News Less than 24 hours after a tornado did widespread damage to Ursuline College in...

Helen Thomas Dead at 92; Anti-Israel Remarks Caused Resignation

Former White House correspondent Helen Thomas, who covered American presidents for nearly 50 years, has died at the age of 92. Friends and colleagues...

ADL Audit: US Anti-Semitic Incidents Declined 14 Percent in 2012

The total number of anti-Semitic incidents in the United States fell by 14 percent in 2012, continuing a three-year trend of incremental declines, according...

Jewish Camp Counselor Charged with Assaulting Minor

A counselor at a Jewish summer camp for boys in Pennsylvania was taken into custody after a camper accused him of inappropriately touching him,...

US to Hold New Hearings for 71 Guantanamo Detainees

The U.S. says it plans to hold new hearings on whether 71 of the 166 suspected terrorists held at its prison at Guantanamo Bay...

Janet Napolitano Resigns Homeland Security Post

Janet Napolitano, who has served as President Obama’s head of homeland security since he took office in 2009, announced last week that she is...

Kerry Returns to Mideast to Press for Talks

Secretary of State John Kerry is back in the Middle East, trying to get Israeli and Palestinian leaders to return to peace talks on...

Hillel’s Next CEO: Former Ohio Rep. Eric Fingerhut

Among the discussions that led to the hiring of former Ohio congressman Eric Fingerhut as the next president and CEO of Hillel: The Foundation...

McCain and Graham: Cut Off Aid to Egypt

In an opinion piece published in the Washington Post, Republican Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham have called on the Obama administration to cut...

Solar-Powered Plane Completes Flight Over US

A solar-powered aircraft has completed its history-making cross-country trip over the United States. The experimental Solar Impulse landed at New York's John F. Kennedy...

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