Europe


Prewar Mikvaos Found Near Vilna’s Great Synagogue

An international team of archaeologists from Israel, Lithuania and America, recently discovered two prewar mikvaos in the city of Vilna, Lithuania. Last year, a study showed evidence of underground spaces…

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Wealth Tax Under Attack as Norway Prepares to Vote

Taxing the rich has become a political hot potato ahead of Norway’s election next month. On Tuesday, the country’s biggest business group weighed in, saying the opposition Labor Party’s plan…

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Ongoing Heat Wave Stifles Large Swath of Europe

A relentless heat wave that gripped parts of Europe this week has sent temperatures soaring to record highs for several days, causing at least two deaths and prompting authorities to…

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New Cyberattack Causes Mass Disruption in Europe

A new and highly virulent outbreak of malicious data-scrambling software appears to be causing mass disruption across Europe, hitting Ukraine especially hard. Company and government officials reported serious intrusions at…

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The Laptop Ban Continues Its Mysterious Run

There’s a lot we don’t know about the story of precisely what President Donald Trump told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and whether national security was endangered. But one thing…

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