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December 13, 2013  RSS feed
World News

Congress triples Obama’s request on defense cooperation with Israel

WASHINGTON (JTA) – The final version of the congressional defense budget triples the Obama administration’s request for funding for joint U.S.-Israel defense cooperation.  More...

Synagogues hoping to build ‘relational’ communities through better data

NEW YORK – Before Sacha Litman shares his data analysis with his synagogue clients, he likes to have the board members and staff guess the contents.  Which programs are most expensive and most popular? Who is more satisfied, senior citizens or nursery school parents? How many Hebrew school parents would recommend the congregation to a friend?  More...

For new dad, a stronger bond from a cut foreskin

WASHINGTON — Natan Zaidenweber thought the mohel was kidding. His wife, Linda Raab, thought it was some kind of religious formality and didn’t give it a second thought.  More...

On Sandy Hook anniversary, interfaith effort push Congress on gun background checks

WASHINGTON (JTA) – An interfaith telephone effort in support of increased background checks on gun purchases was held on the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.  More...

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