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Tevet 4, 5775 / Friday, December 26, 2014

Terrorist Behind Near-Deadly Firebomb Attack Apprehended

Terrorist who seriously wounded 11-year-old girl appears to have been caught, Defense Minister tells mother.
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Jewish World, 3:55 PM

Shabbat Shalom from Israel! Updates Continue from N. America

Shabbat about to begin in Israel. Arutz Sheva's North America desk will continue to update the site until Shabbat begins in New York.
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Inside Israel, 2:02 PM

Eli Yishai: If Only People Knew What Rabbi Yosef Really Said

Yishai says Rabbi Yosef never supported Oslo Accords; says recordings could reveal all and give him ten mandates.
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Defense/Security, 12:57 PM

Watch: Two Officers Stabbed in Jerusalem's Old City

Video shows harrowing moments as knife-wielding Arab terrorist catches officers by surprise, wounds them.
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Middle East, 1:52 PM

Iran Launches Major Naval Drill - Eyeing Yemen?

Iran holds massive military drill including farthest reaching naval exercises, in likely gesture for allied Houthis conquering Yemen.
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Jewish World

Conservative Judaism Youth Group Relaxes Inter-Dating Rules

United Synagogue Youth subtly allows regional leaders to inter-date with non-Jews, with many warning it is a 'license to assimilate.'
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Music

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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Watch: BBC Reporter Too High on Heroin to Continue Reporting BBC's Middle East correspondent finds out why it's never a good idea to report from in front of a burning pile of drugs.

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Gluten Free LatkesFor those who cannot digest gluten or wish a tasty, different latke.

History in Pictures

The American Colony Founds a Photography Dep'tThe American Colony founders were not missionaries, but wished to live a simple life and help others.