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Marcy Oster, JTA

    Court rules: museum may keep looted painting

    A Spanish museum, not the heirs of a Jewish woman fleeing the Holocaust, is the rightful owner of a Pissarro painting now valued at $40 million, a US appeals court...

    Benjamin Netanyahu

    Netanyahu trial opens; he’s ordered to be there

    JERUSALEM — After more than three years of investigation, charges in three cases and three national elections, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu entered a...

    Third time’s not the charm

    JERUSALEM — Israel held its unprecedented third election in less than a year last week and, yet again, the results raised more questions than answers. At first it...

    Can Bibi form a coalition?

    JERUSALEM — With most of the votes in Israel having been counted from the Monday, March 2, election, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party has the most...

    ‘A Field for Ezra’ — in honor of a terror victim

    JERUSALEM — American teen Ezra Schwartz will never play on the baseball field in Ra’anana that bears his name. But hundreds of Israeli young people, including some...

    Benjamin Netanyahu

    Israel PM is indicted; Netanyahu bitterly denies charges of corruption

    JERUSALEM — Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in three corruption cases, marking the first time a sitting Israeli prime minister has been indicted. The charges,...

    Benjamin Netanyahu

    Netanyahu indicted for corruption

    JERUSALEM — Benjamin Netanyahu has been charged in three corruption cases, marking the first time a sitting Israeli prime minister has been indicted. The charges,...

    Gantz receives mandate to form government

    JERUSALEM — Israeli President Reuven Rivlin will officially ask Benny Gantz to form a government, with a third election in less than a year looming. It will mark the...

    Gunman opens fire near Halle, Germany synagogue on Yom Kippur; kills two

    President Frank-Walter Steinmeier of Germany said the state “must protect Jewish life” in the aftermath of a shooting attack near a synagogue on Yom Kippur. On...

    Too close to call

    JERUSALEM — On Wednesday, Sept. 18, the morning after Israel’s second national election in five months, the results were unclear, with some 90% of the votes...