Thursday, December 18, 2014 Kislev 26, 5775
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Ben Harris, JTA
Noah Samuel Pozner, the youngest victim of the massacre at a Newtown, Conn., elementary school was laid to rest Monday.
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WASHINGTON (JTA) — The U.S. Treasury Department is investigating speaking fees allegedly paid to former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell on behalf of a State Department-designated terrorist organization. The Treasury Department is seeking to subpoena records of payments made by backers of the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq, or MEK, an Iranian dissident group, to Rendell for his speaking engagements on behalf of the group,...
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By:
Ben Harris | JTA
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a hotly debated issue — but not in the Florida Legislature.
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U.S. Sen. Bob Casey (D-Pa.) was not among the featured speakers at this year’s American Israel Public Affairs Committee policy conference.
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Ron Kampeas | JTA
The expected nomination of former Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary has sparked an outcry from segments of the pro-Israel community.
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