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At the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Azerbaijan pursues a policy of multiculturalism

— What would you do if you were surrounded by Russia, Iran and Turkey? It’s a precipitous geopolitical position, especially for ...

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L’Chaim! Israeli scientists brew beer with 5,000-year-old Egyptian yeast

— What kind of beer did Pharaoh drink? In ancient times, beer was an important ingredient in people’s daily diet. Great powers ...

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Al Sharpton says he regrets his 'cheap' rhetoric

— Al Sharpton appealed to Reform Jews for a united front in facing down anti-Semitism, racism and other forms of bias ...


 

News

Al Sharpton speaking on April 29, 2019. (Spencer Platt/Getty)

Al Sharpton says he regrets his ‘cheap’ rhetoric

WASHINGTON — Al Sharpton appealed to Reform Jews for a united front in facing down...

Todays Life

Members of a chevra kadisha comfort a dying man. (Jewish Museum of Prague)

Colorado Springs chevra kadisha perform mitzvah of caring the deceased

There comes a time in each person’s life when the way in which he or she is to be...

Features

Baku's Flame Towers seen from its Old City (Ron Li-Paz)

At the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Azerbaijan pursues a policy of multiculturalism

— What would you do if you were surrounded by Russia, Iran and Turkey? It’s a...

Opinion

The UN parody gets funnier and funnier

We know, we know. Keeping track of these ways the UN is both dysfunctional and...

Leisure

Israeli scientists toast the revived ancient beer. (Yaniv Berman/IAA)

L’Chaim! Israeli scientists brew beer with 5,000-year-old Egyptian yeast

JERUSALEM — What kind of beer did Pharaoh drink? In ancient times, beer was an...

Obituaries

Clockwise from upper left: Debbie Friedman, Jessica Zalkin, Ed Lampert, Gloria Husney

Denver’s hot housing market: Tips from the pros

hot out there . . . and we’re not talking about the weather. After all, how many times...