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Academic group says the best place to learn about the Jewish state is at one of its top universities
Porn star ordered to pay President's legal fees; not connected to suite to void $130,000 paid to her as part of a nondisclosure agreement signed days before the 2016 election
Danish Jews commemorate being saved 75 years ago when 7,200 Jews from the Nazi-occupied Scandinavian land were ferried aboard small ships to neutral Sweden
The sole crossing between Israel's Golan Heights and Syria has been closed for seven years after being overrun by jihadists during the Syrian civil war
Allen succumbed to a recurrence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; the billionaire philanthropist had pledged to give away the majority of his vast fortune
Trump says he has heard the report from CNN and doesn't know if it true, earlier he said 'rogue killers' could have been behind the death of Jamal Khashoggi
Tzipi Livni says Netanyahu pitting brother against brother for 'cynical political' purposes. 'I hope this is the last Knesset during which he is prime minister'
Siddur was used by actress after she converted to Judaism ahead of her marriage to writer Arthur Miller; bids start at $4,600
Jewish groups slam John Wiley Price for 'highly inappropriate' political ad using Nazi leader to galvanize Democratic voters
Looking to unseat Republicans in November midterms, opposition lawmakers scramble to reaffirm support for Jewish state
Jewish Community Foundation suspends grants to Israel-based Megamot Shalom, says 'no indication' previous support went to controversial anti-Israel blacklist
Leopold Schwartz says cab driver Farrukh Afzal assaulted him without provocation: 'If he had a knife, he would stab me on the spot'
Consulate in Jerusalem sends condolences to family of Aisha Rabi; comments from US don't mention claims that Israelis suspected in attack
Yakoub Rabi, 52, insists that settlers hurled a stone at his car, which hit his wife Aisha's head, killing her, last Friday night; Israeli authorities probing incident
Source tells Hadashot news channel alleged bribery affair 'one of worst corruption scandals ever investigated by police'
Suspect, badly wounded when police stormed train station, claimed to be member of Islamic State; officials believe he is a Syrian immigrant
Investigators to look for signs Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the building, hours after cleaning crew enters with bleach
Scott Morrison says potential shift would not negate support for 2-state solution; move comes as former envoy to Israel Dave Sharma runs for critical seat in heavily Jewish area
Minority group says controversial legislation enshrines inequality in Israel; MK says law a 'disgrace' and 'betrayal' of the community
12-13% of Israeli see themselves as part of liberal religious streams, JPPI survey shows, though few are active members of synagogues