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May 23, 2014  RSS feed
Co. wants hummus lovers to know it’s the real thing

(JTA) – If Sabra Dipping Co. has its way, the use of chickpeas and tahini in making hummus will become U.S. law.  More...

Torrent of hateful tweets unleashed after Israeli win

In the wake of Maccabi Tel Aviv’s upset win over Real Madrid in the Euroleague basketball finals on May 18, an estimated 18,000 anti-Semitic Spanish tweets were posted.  More...

With dishwasher-sized craft, Israeli Lunar XPrize team shoots for the moon

TEL AVIV – One small step by Israelis could become a giant leap for the State of Israel.  At a Tel Aviv University laboratory, a team of 20 Israelis is building a spacecraft they believe will make Israel only the fourth country – after the United States, Russia and China – to touch down on the moon.  More...

World News

Donald Sterling TV tirade puts surprise spotlight on Jewish free loan groupsLOS ANGELES – Not every celebrity endorsement is a welcome one. The s...
Governor signs bill without provision that would stop courts from recognizing Israeli divorcesA bill that originally would have barred Florida courts from recognizing Is...
Congress votes Gold Medal for Israeli President Shimon PeresWASHINGTON (JTA) —The U.S....

Culture

Lag B’Omer
One-night ‘Signs of Life’ performance set for June 9A staged reading of Signs of Life, a musical drama based on the true story ...
From golems to bubbemiesers, expert to delve into Jewish loreAn illustrated presentation on “The Joys of Jewish Folklore” wi...

Obituaries

ObituariesLILLIAN Y ALTNER, 99, of Clearwater, died May 8....
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