Thursday, October 2, 2014 Tishri 8, 5775

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Julie Wiener. JTA
Mobilized by the death of two colleagues’ son, 73 rabbis gave up their hair to raise money for pediatric cancer research.
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Anthony Weiss, JTA
Attendees at the Republican Jewish Coalition’s annual conference were feted with poker and golf tournaments, and wooed by presidential hopefuls seeking sit-downs with mega-donor Sheldon Adelson.
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Rabbis recently ordained at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary at Yeshiva University answer questions about hot-button issues swirling around the Orthodox Jewish world.
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By:
Hillel Kuttler, JTA
Warren Buffet had no billion-dollar bracket challenge, but the competition was spirited and the conversation familiar at the National Hillel Basketball Tournament.
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“Partnership minyanim” follow traditional Orthodox liturgy but allow women to lead parts of the service and even read from the Torah.
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