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Israel officially signs peace treaties with UAE and Bahrain in White House ceremony

By MARCY OSTER

(JTA) — Israel signed peace treaties with the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain at the White House on Tuesday, with President Donald Trump calling the moment the “dawn of a new Middle East.”

Details about the treaties...

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Hurricane Sally achieves status as Category 2 storm

By ALAN SMASON

Hurricane Sally rapidly intensified to a Category 2 storm as weather forecasters continued predicting  a trend for a more likely Mississippi Gulf Coast landfall late tonight or early Tuesday night. The heaviest winds near the center have...

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg, first Jewish woman to serve on Supreme Court, dies at 87

By SARAH WILDMAN

WASHINGTON (JTA) – Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the first Jewish woman to serve on the Supreme Court and a tireless advocate for gender equality, has died at 87.

A fierce jurist known for her outsized presence and outspokenness,...

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Opinions & Voices

OP-ED: A year like no other

By ALAN SMASON

When Rosh Hashanah 5780 arrived last year, there was little indication that our world would be so throughly upended as it was.

It started off promising. 

Continued progress in the business and financial sectors was evident as...

Today in Israeli History - September 19th

Compulsory Education Law Is Implemented

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