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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.”

05/14/2014

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.

05/13/2013

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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.

03/14/2013