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November 21, 2014  RSS feed
World News

EL AL-JetBlue partner to offer connections from Tampa, more

EL AL Israel Airlines and JetBlue Airways recently signed an agreement, providing travelers to Israel with expanded, easier connections.  Travelers living in 38 U.S. cities, including Tampa and six others in Florida, can now make connections to EL AL nonstop flights to/from Israel in partnership with JetBlue.  More...

Sotloff family establishes foundation in slain journalist’s name

(JTA) — The family of Steven Sotloff, the journalist who was beheaded by a member of ISIS, has established a foundation to provide scholarships for journalism students.  More...

Court upholds ruling for Northwestern U. in Chabad discrimination suit

(JTA) — Northwestern University did not discriminate against a Chabad house when it cut ties with the religious institution, a federal appeals court ruled.  More...

Shipment of weapons bound for eastern Jerusalem intercepted

JERUSALEM (JTA) -- A shipment of knives, swords, fireworks and Tasers bound for eastern Jerusalem was intercepted by Israel Police.  The weapons were addressed to residents of Beit Hanina, an eastern Jerusalem neighborhood with a large population of Christian Arabs. The weapons were hidden among Christmas decorations.  More...

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