Israel is making feverish efforts to save part of the US military aid from the sequester, which will come into effect tomorrow.

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Majdi Mohammed / AP Isreali border policemen arrest a Palestinian man during a protest to support Palestinian prisoners, outside Ofer, an Israeli military prison near the West Bank city of Ramallah on Feb.

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West Bank Troubles: A Threat of a Third Intifadeh?

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You may not know all the words to the Jewish staple “Hava Nagila,” but you probably know the tune. Roberta Grossman wants to show the unlikely origins of the global phenomenon in her charming documentary — and the result might surprise you. (Recommended)

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'Hava Nagila: The Movie' Pays Homage To Unlikely Jewish Touchstone

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Academy of the Sacred Heart has announced its West Bank honor roll for the spring. Highest honors went to Sophia DiMarco, Lucy Galloway, Hunter Major and Destiny Stafford. High honors went to Madison Keller

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Academy of the Sacred Heart announces West Bank honor roll

A West Bank man landed in a hospital emergency room Wednesday after he dared his girlfriend to stab him during a fight, and she did.

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West Bank man taunted girlfriend: 'Stab me,' so she did, authorities say

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States would back Israel militarily if the Mideast ally were to attack Iran in self-defense, a bipartisan group of senators said Thursday in introducing a forceful resolution.

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Lawmakers push measure on Israel's self-defense

The schedule for the Class 1A and 2A boys basketball state finals will be revised to avoid a religious conflict if Chicagoland Jewish High School of Deerfield qualifies, the IHSA said Thursday.

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IHSA to revise state finals schedule if Jewish team advances

Joan Rivers went on Letterman this week and made fun of Adele for being fat.

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“The last time a German looked this hot was when they were pushing Jews into the ovens,” E!'s Fashion Police host — who has refused to apologize — said of Klum's sexy gold gown.

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However, in a February 25 talk titled “Zionism and the Battle over Judaism ” delivered at Yeshiva University's annual Hillel Rogoff Memorial Lecture, Dr. Eliyahu Stern questioned a view of the movement he felt was becoming ..

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