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Clinton To Jewish Committee: US Needs To Be ‘Tough’ In Iran Nuclear Talks

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Wednesday she was “personally skeptical” that Iran would agree to a comprehensive deal to remove its nuclear weapon capabilities but said the Obama administration faced a promising opportunity that required it to “give diplomacy space to work.”


Faces of fallen journalists on the Newseum's Journalists Memorial are seen May 13, 2013 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., during ceremonies to honor them. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Newseum Won’t Honor 2 Men Who Worked For Hamas-Linked News Organization Killed In Israeli Airstrike After Uproar

The Newseum in Washington says it’s re-evaluating plans to include two people on its Journalists Memorial honoring journalists who died last year while covering the news.


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Rabbi Praises Pope Francis Selection As A ‘Most Positive Result’

Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio’s selection as Pope Francis has come as a welcome surprise for the Jewish community and the future of Catholic-Jewish relations.