Saturday, November 1, 2014 Heshvan 8, 5775

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Barbra Streisand will perform for the first time in Israel this summer. She will also receive an honorary doctorate from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Streisand, the iconic Jewish-American singer and actress, will be presented with the degree at a ceremony on June 17 during the Hebrew University International Board of Governors meeting in Jerusalem. In a...
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Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA
An Israeli, who works to eliminate racism from Israeli soccer, and a well-known Arab-Israeli player were in Britain for five days of anti-hooliganism training.
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Ben Sales, JTA
Dov Lipman has staked his budding political career on his reputation as a moderate haredi Orthodox leader. The problem is that Israel's haredi leaders say he's not actually haredi.
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Four people were shot dead at a Bank Hapoalim branch in Beersheva when a gunman opened fire hours after reportedly being denied a loan.
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Tal Becker
In the same way there is an exchange rate that translates the value of currency in one country to its value in another, Tal Becker wishes there was an exchange rate for words in the Mideast. That way, words like “peace,” and “democracy” could be given a numerical weight based on the context in which they were uttered.
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