Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Tammuz 25, 5774

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Ben Sales | JTA
Washington’s apparently new resolve on Syria is being seen in Jerusalem as a crucial litmus test for U.S. readiness to confront another looming Mideast showdown over unconventional weapons.
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Incidents of physical and sexual abuse at Yeshiva University were not limited to its high school for boys, an investigation found.
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Thousands of Jews took part in the March on Washington 50 years ago, including a number from Philadelphia.
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Human rights activist Hawa Salih of Darfur has found a new home in Philadelphia with Rabbi Mordechai Liebling and his wife.
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Uriel Heilman, JTA
It didn’t take long after Rabbi Uri Topolosky moved to New Orleans in 2007 for the modern Orthodox rabbi to win plaudits for helping the city’s Jewish community heal following Hurricane Katrina in 2005. But this year’s Katrina anniversary finds Topolosky in a different place: his new home in suburban Washington, D.C.
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