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  1. Hamas: Gaza ceasefire talks to restart next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Ma'an News Agency

    ... 2,140 Palestinians, most of them civilians, and 73 on the Israeli side, mostly soldiers. It ended on Aug. 26 with Israel pledging it would ease the crippling siege on Gaza, loosen restrictions on fishermen, and an agreement to hold future talks on ...

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  2. Hamas Holding Live IDF Prisoner/s?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Make the World a Better Place

    News is beginning to creep out of Gaza that Hamas may hold a number of "trump cards" that will compel Israel to release a very large number of Palestinian prisoners during an upcoming prisoner exchange negotiation. Rumors are swirling that Hamas holds not just the remains of dead Israeli soldiers, but possibly even a live captive.

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  3. Inside Israel, 9:54 AMNew Details Emerge on the Life, Death of Religious IAF NavigatorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    The funeral of Israel's first religious female IAF navigator, Lt. Tamar Ariel z"l, will be held in the cemetery in her home community of New details about Ariel's death during the avalanche earlier this month that ravaged Nepal's Thorong La mountain pass were revealed to Galei Yisrael radio Monday.

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  4. Israel-Hatred 'Has Scaled the Wall of High Culture'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... Michael Mukasy would not harass the opera board or the cast. The tireless Helen Freedman of Americans for a Safe Israel and Charley Bernhaut, pulled out a really large rally which was still going strong two hours later when I made my way past many ...

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  5. News from America, 8:50 AMGiuliani: Klinghoffer Opera Distorts the FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Former New York City Mayor Rudi Giuliani has penned an article in The Daily Beast in which he explains why he joined a demonstration outside the Metropolitan Opera on Monday night before the first performance of the opera "The Death of Klinghoffer." As a story attempting to recount the murder of Leon Klinghoffer, "the opera is factually inaccurate and extraordinarily damaging to an appropriate description of the problems in Israel and Palestine, and of terrorism in general," he wrote.

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  6. Most Israelis Would Support Bibi if No Palestine StateRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... 12-14, 2014, by Shivukim-Panorama for the Jerusalem Center, 75% of the Israeli Jewish public continue to oppose Israel's withdrawal from the Jordan Valley and the division of Jerusalem.Moreover, the rise of the Islamic State in the Middle East has ...

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  7. The Sick Logic of Wealthy Jewish Met Opera DonorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    On October 20, 2014, I finished a short three-minute speech to about 1,500 Jews in front of the New York City Metropolitan Opera House on the occasion of the opening of the snuff Palestinian terrorist opera, "The Death of Klinghoffer." As I was getting off the podium, a rabbi, who shall remain nameless, said to me, "You really shouldn't have attacked the Jews here."

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  8. Met protests must reflect First Amendment rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Washington Square News

    The Metropolitan Opera is currently preparing to stage its first performance of "The Death of Klinghoffer," an opera about the 1985 hijacking of the Achille Lauro cruise ship by the Palestine Liberation Front. The opera dramatizes the murder of a handicapped Jewish-American passenger named Leon Klinghoffer.

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  9. Netanyahu shelves bill that would ease conversion processRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... clear to me that the prime minister, very unfortunately, is not faithful to his word or to the future of the State of Israel as a Jewish state. "I will continue efforts to pass the bill in the Knesset immediately with the opening of the session next ...

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  10. Ceasefire talks scheduled for next week, Hamas confirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Times of Israel

    ... media. "Hamas and the Palestinian factions will take part in a session of indirect negotiations with the occupation (Israel) on the 27th of this month at the invitation of Egypt," said Hamas deputy leader Moussa Abu Marzuk. He said on the movement's ...

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  11. Metropolitan Opera's 'Death of Klinghoffer' premiere draws protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | UPI

    Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani joined hundreds of protesters Monday outside the Metropolitan Opera, which was staging its opening-night performance of John Adams ' The Death of Klinghoffer . The 1991 opera is based on the 1985 murder of Leon Klinghoffer, a 69-year-old Jewish-American tourist in a wheelchair, who was shot during the hijacking of a cruise ship by members of the Palestinian Liberation Front.

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  12. Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82Read the original story

    43 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A Pakistani teenager awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls' education will be honored in Philadelphia. When Malala Yousafzai visits Philadelphia to accept an award for her efforts to promote girls' education, she will do so as the world's youngest Nobel laureate.

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  13. Lacking a plan, Abbas opts for rhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Ynetnews

    The Palestinian president has been speaking in increasingly belligerent tones in recent weeks, accusing Israel of committing "genocide" in Gaza and calling on Palestinians to defend a contested Jerusalem holy site "by any means." The heightened rhetoric is a departure for the normally staid Mahmoud Abbas - and an apparent sign of desperation as he tries to halt a slide in his own popularity following this summer's war between Israel and the Islamic militant Hamas in Gaza.

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  14. The Two or Three (or Four) State SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | American Thinker

    The United Kingdom's parliamentary vote recently to recognize Palestine along with Israel calls to mind an important if little-recognized point of history. The Mandate for Palestine authorized by the League of Nations in 1922 included land that is now Israel, Jordan, Judea-Samaria/West Bank, and Gaza.

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  15. Greysteel woman to recount Palestine human rights visitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Derry Today

    Gretsteel woman, Orla Devine, will give a talk in Derry this Thursday about her time spent monitoring human rights violations in the occupied Palestinian territory with the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel , an initiative of the World Council of Churches. During her time there, Orla witnessed the aftermath of violent attacks perpetrated by Israeli settlers on Palestinians including an attack on a school, where the windows of the teachers' cars where smashed in and the olive groves around the school set on fire, destroying over 400 trees.

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  16. Turks, Israelis And Riddled RealitiesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Groong

    ... themes in my piece. After all, the recognition of the Armenian genocide does not start with the UK, or the USA and Israel, but rather with Turkey itself. And the past century has shown us how hard it is to wrest recognition from Turkey. Similarly, ...

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  17. Reports: Televangelist urged vasectomies, abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    The close friendship Jack Bradley had with Louis Armstrong gave him unrestricted access to his hero for over 12 years. Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home.

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  18. More Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WTEN-TV Albany

    A newspaper reports that Ohio televangelist Ernest Angley advised church members not to have children, encouraged people to shun those who leave the fold and used free labor at his for-profit businesses. A newspaper reports that Ohio televangelist Ernest Angley advised church members not to have children, encouraged people to shun those who leave the fold and used free labor at his for-profit businesses.

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  19. Israeli Squatters Sabotage Palestinian Wells in Jordan ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Juan Cole

    Dozens of Israeli settlers damaged wells belonging to Palestinians in the Khirbet Samra area of the Jordan Valley, a local official said Wednesday. Aref Daraghma, the head of a local village council, told Ma'an that dozens of Israeli settlers who gathered to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Sukkot damaged more than seven wells in the al-Malah area of Khirbet Samra.

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  20. Powerful 'Klinghoffer' Premiere Starts With Protests, Ends With CheersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deadline

    Police barricades surrounded the plaza at Lincoln Center, helicopters buzzed overhead and several hundred protesters, at one point led by former mayor Rudy Giuliani, denounced the Metropolitan Opera on Monday evening for presenting The Death Of Klinghoffer . Brandishing placards that read "Shame On Peter Gelb " - a reference to the Met's general manager - and "The Met Opera Glorifies Terrorism," the marchers sang "Hatikvah," the Israeli national anthem, and listened to speeches attacking the opera about the 1985 murder of an elderly, wheelchair-bound Jewish man by Palestinian terrorists who had taken over the Achille Lauro cruise ship.

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