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3 hrs ago | YourObserver

Mote Marine Laboratory awarded research grant04/17/14 On Wednesday,...

The Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee awarded an $18,000 grant to connect marine scientists in Israel with Mote to study difficult challenges currently faced by our oceans.

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7 hrs ago | Forward

U.S., Israel Teaming Up to Facilitate Entry Into Visa Waiver Program

The United States and Israel are creating a working group to help Israel advance toward joining the visa waiver program.

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11 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

Israelis travel home, abroad for Pesach

Tens of thousands of Israelis living abroad arrived at Tel Aviv's Ben-Gurion Airport this week for Passover, crossing paths in the air with thousands of their compatriots heading from Israel to Turkey for the same holiday period.

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14 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

Close to home

One of the miracles of spring in Israel is the length of children's Passover vacation.

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18 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Tourist sites bursting at seams with Passover vacationers

Jewish worshipers cover themselves with prayer shawls during the Passover priestly blessing ceremony as they pray at the Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Travel, Israel, World News, Jerusalem, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Middle East

22 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency

Hundreds of Gaza Christians travel to West Bank for Easter

Hundreds of Christians in the Gaza Strip left the coastal territory on Thursday to celebrate Easter in the occupied West Bank and Israel.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

In These Times

A Look at Life in Israel and Palestine

Occupation is not a concept. It is a reality that circumscribes and limits the action and the lives of every Palestinian each and every day.

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Jerusalem Post

Center field: Let's get Irish and Zionists smiling together

The Jews and the Irish are model minorities trying to preserve tradition and community in a centrifugal world which dissolves people's bonds to the past and to each other.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Israel, Middle East Travel, Travel, World News, Middle East, Ireland, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, Dublin, Ireland Travel, Opinion

Hometown Life

Films cover topics from lox to dancing at annual festival

Zig Zag Kid tells the story of a 13-year-old boy, his adventures, fears and fantasies.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Zig Zag, Detroit, MI, Travel, Middle East Travel, Theater, Arts, Ann Arbor, MI

New Jersey Jewish News

Dance exchange benefits Rutgers, Israel

The DancePlus Spring 2014 performances will be choreographed by Niv Sheinfeld and Oren Laor, visiting Israeli artists for the spring semester in the dance department of the university's Mason Gross School of the Arts.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Muslim Rioters Throw Flares, Rocks on Temple Mount

As Jews marked the second morning of the Pesach holiday, Muslims rioters marred the day by hurling flares and rocks at police forces on the Temple Mount, Judaism's holiest site.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Times of Israel

Kuwait, Saudi Arabia deny ties with Israel

Officials in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia categorically denied on Tuesday claims by Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman that Jerusalem was forging ties with governments in the Gulf states.

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Examiner.com

Free Easter showing of The Passion of the Christ at Holy Land Experience

The postcard was simply addressed to "Resident." A copy of it had obviously gone to everyone in the neighborhood.

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ABC News

Where To Go for Easter and Holy Week

Easter is fast-approaching, and leading up to the springtime holiday is Holy Week, which, in Roman Catholic tradition, is the last week of Lent, taking place right before Easter .

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Juan Cole

On Eve of Pope's visit to Israel, Radical Israeli Settlers attack Christian Village

Just weeks before Pope Francis' first official visit to the Holy Land, a number of Christian holy sites in Israel and Palestine have been targeted in 'price tag' attacks by the radical Israeli settler movement.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Times

John Kerry's folly with peace talks

After his spectacular, but predictable, failure to move forward the "peace process" between Israel and the Palestinian side, Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States will now "evaluate" its role in the Middle East.

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Gizmag

Mini Mobile robot makes printing portable

A portable robotic printer that works by traveling across the surface of a piece of paper is well on its way to reaching its US$400,000 Kickstarter target.

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Hospitality Net

Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts Opens Iconic Luxury Hotel in Jerusalem

Discerning luxury travellers can now experience unforgettable moments just steps from the Holy City with the opening of Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem Hilton Worldwide's Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem , marking the brand's continuing expansion in iconic landmark destinations across the world.

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Al Bawaba

Aged 50 and over only: Palestinians protest against limited access to al-Aqsa mosque

Palestinians have held a protest rally in southern Gaza Strip after Israeli police limited access for Muslims to the al-Aqsa Mosque in East al-Quds .

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Newkerala.com

3 AP tourists drowned at Morjim Beach in Goa

Panaji, Apr 13 : Three tourists of seven member group hailing from Andra Pradesh are feared drowned, while two others were rescued by lifeguards at Morjim beach, in Pernem in north Goa last evening.

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