Wednesday, May 25, 2016 Iyyar 17, 5776

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JTA
President Barack Obama, in a congratulatory call to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said he looked forward to working with the new Israeli government. A White House statement issued Monday said Obama in the phone call congratulated Netanyahu on his party winning a plurality of Knesset seats in the Jan. 22 elections. "The President indicated that the United States looks forward...
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JTA
Rupert Murdoch, whose News Corp. owns the Sunday Times of London through a subsidiary, said the paper should apologize for printing what he called a "grotesque" cartoon of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Uriel Heilman, JTA
Benjamin Netanyau's effort to put together a governing coalition may require shifting some assumptions in Israeli politics.
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Before Ruben Amaro Jr. decided to hire outfielder Delmon Young, who’d been suspended for an anti-Semitic rant, he sought a blessing from local Jewish leaders.
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The Philadelphia delegation will hold its first tryouts for the summer games on Feb. 3 at the Kaiserman JCC in Wynnewood.
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