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Below an Israeli City, a Musical Harmony Belies the Tensions Above Ground

RAMLA, Israel — In a subterranean reservoir, underneath the Israeli city of Ramla, the stone walls echo with an Arab-Jewish…

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World

Russia Moves to Close Agency Handling Emigration to Israel

Russia is threatening to ban a major Jewish nonprofit agency that helps people emigrate to Israel from operating in the…

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Health

The Jewish Deli: An American Tale Told in Pickles and Pastrami

LOS ANGELES — The colors are fading, but the photograph of the Carnegie Deli from 2008 still calls up a…

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Politics

A Proxy Conflict Embroils Democrats Over Support for Israel

OXON HILL, Md. — The primary on Tuesday for a Maryland House seat outside Washington would seem to be an…

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World

Could New York City Lose Its Last Remaining Jewish Congressman?

The clock was nearing midnight on Shavuot, the Jewish Feast of Weeks, when Ruth W. Messinger offered a prophetic political…

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World

Synagogue Sues Florida, Saying Abortion Restrictions Violate Religious Freedoms

Religion, particularly the influence of Christian conservatives, has been at the heart of the anti-abortion movement and the push to…

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World

A.B. Yehoshua, Israeli Writer Who Explored Moral and Political Dilemmas, Dies at 85

A.B. Yehoshua, the Israeli novelist who, along with a few other acclaimed storytellers, planted his nation on the map of…

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World

DeSantis Event at Chelsea Piers Faces Backlash Over L.G.B.T.Q. Rights

For the second time this spring, a New York City institution is facing a backlash over a conservative Jewish conference,…

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World

Student Contest Winner: The Story of a Holocaust Survivor

This piece is one of 10 winners of our 2022 Profile Contest. You can find more here. Talia Dauer, the…

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World

Man in Custody in ‘Every New Yorker’s Worst Nightmare’

Good morning. It’s Wednesday. We’ll follow the surrender of the suspect in Sunday’s subway shooting. We’ll also look at Jewish…

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