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Tevet 7, 5775 / Monday, December 29, 2014
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Police Bust Arab Brothers Planning Terror Attack in Jerusalem

Gag order lifted as indictment filed against two brothers from eastern Jerusalem, who planned attack in capital for Hamas.
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Inside Israel, 11:45 AM

Likud Leader Calls on Netanyahu to Defend Samaria Town

Likud faction head Shevah Stern demands that PM obligate himself to saving Amona from High Court, and not turn Likud into 'Labor B.'
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Inside Israel, 10:28 AM

Jerusalem Deputy Mayor Visits 11-Year-Old Firebomb Victim

Dov Kalmanovich, himself seriously injured in a firebomb attack, strengthens parents of Ayala Shapira; 'she will live a normal life.'
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Inside Israel, 11:27 AM

Consecutive Life Sentences for Mother Who Murdered her Daughters

Michal Aloni sentenced to maximum jail time for heinous murder of her two young daughters, aged 4 and 6.
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Global Agenda, 11:33 AM

Paris Suburb Grants Marwan Barghouti Honorary Citizenship

Terrorist mastermind of countless fatal attacks on Israelis 'glorified' in Aubervilliers, weeks after street naming in another Paris suburb.
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Inside Israel

In 'Secular' Tel Aviv, the Great Synagogue Comes back to Life

Until recently it stood empty and neglected; now, thanks to grassroots efforts, Tel Aviv's Great Synagogue is witnessing a revival.
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In Time for Hanukkah: 'A New Light' New single by Mati Shriki pays a fitting tribute to the festival of light.

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Argentina's Pres. Adopts Jew to Prevent Him Becoming a WerewolfArgentina's President Christina Fernandez adopts a Jewish child - to prevent him from growing fangs and claws.


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