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Markets » Mon Nov. 24

Grain, Beef Drop

Grain futures were lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for March delivery was off 4 cents to $5.495 a bushel; March corn was 5 cents lower at…

Israel » Thu Nov. 27

Two Rescued From Negev Flood

Hours of intensive efforts to rescue two hikers stranded by flooding in the Negev ended in success early Thursday morning as they were brought to safety by Border Police, IDF…

Opinion » Wed Nov. 26

Time for Obama to Listen

It’s a bit astonishing to think about, but President Barack Obama has now been criticized by three secretaries of defense and one secretary of state who served under him. And,…

Opinion » Tue Nov. 25

Setting Back Civil Rights

The money quote came from Todd S. Purdum. “Protests won civil rights. Riots set them back,” wrote the Politico columnist on Monday, as police in Ferguson prepared for the grand…

Editorial » Thu Nov. 27

To Grow — to Glow

With each new day bringing its own set of challenges, many of us wonder: why me? Often one looks around and gets the impression that others are having an easier…

Editorial » Wed Nov. 26

Fergusonistan

There is a funny thing about a Jewish joke. It may be hilarious, but all too often it’s not a joke. Here is a classic example: An international conference of…

Editorial » Tue Nov. 25

Chained by a Malicious Lie

The anguish-filled saga of Jonathan Pollard took yet another painful turn last week, when it was revealed that the Parole Board denied Pollard’s request for parole after 29 agonizing years…