Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Nisan 23, 5774

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Ben Sales, JTA
Following a court ruling in their favor, leaders of an organization pushing for women's prayer rights at the Western Wall withdrew their endorsement of a compromise proposal to expand the egalitarian section there.
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JTA
An auction of the 500-piece Judaica collection owned by philanthropist Michael Steinhardt was the "most valuable auction of Judaica ever held," Sotheby's said.
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Judith Leiber’s career has taken her from the Budapest Ghetto to the White House
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Judith Leiber reflects on a remarkable life that has encompassed surviving the Holocaust, creating the iconic handbag company that bears her name and witnessing the opening of a museum devoted to her craft.
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The debate over who can pray where at the Kotel is especially salient for Americans who travel to Israel for simchas or synagogue tours.
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Edmon J. Rodman, JTA
Since we've been counting the Omer — a biblical measure of barley that was brought as an offering to the Temple — what better way to mark the coming holiday than by downing a cold, carbonated barley beverage?
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