Tuesday, January 26th 2021   |

Larry King, legendary Jewish TV interviewer, dies at 87

By RON KAMPEAS

(JTA) — Larry King, the iconic Jewish radio and TV interviewer who never met a subject he didn’t seem to like, has died at 87.

King died Saturday at a hospital in Los Angeles. His company Ora...

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Chuck Schumer is now the highest-ranking elected Jewish official ever. He wants to make more history.

By GABE FRIEDMAN

(JTA) — Chuck Schumer could not let the moment pass without mentioning its Jewish history. Georgia’s new senators, Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock, were sworn in on Wednesday, making Schumer the new Senate majority leader — the...

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Israel closes its borders, including for citizens and immigrants, in effort to curb COVID-19

(JTA) — Even as Israel has emerged as the world’s fastest-vaccinating country, its pace of new COVID-19 cases has set records as well.

Now, in a desperate effort to bring the outbreak under control, the country is taking the unprecedented...

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Opinions & Voices

OP-ED: It’s time to stop counting Jews in the Cabinet

By JONATHAN S. TOBIN

 Jewish Democrats are celebrating this week and with good reason. Their party is about to take back power in Washington and end the presidency of the man they all love to hate: President Donald Trump....

Today in Israeli History - January 26th

Hamas Wins Parliamentary Elections

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