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Israel Confirms it is Banning Tlaib and Omar From Entering Country

Representatives Tlaib and Omar, supporters of the BDS movement, have been banned from entering Israel. (JTA) — Israel’s deputy foreign minister confirmed that Reps. Rashida...

Oakland University Students Make Historic Find

  Oakland University students help find Biblical town of Ziklag during a summer archaeological study abroad program. By Brian BierleyPhotos Courtesy of Michael PytlikThis year marked...

Northern Israeli City Changes Name to Avoid Confusion with Jesus’ Hometown

Nazareth Illit, Detroit's partnership city, changes name to avoid confusion with Jesus’ birthplace (JTA) The northern Israeli city of Nazareth Illit officially changed its name...

Israel is Holding New Elections. What Comes Next?

Israel will hold new elections in September as a result of disagreements about the military draft law. By Marcy Oster Featured photo by Yonatan Sindel/Flash90 JERUSALEM (JTA)...

Ford Plans for Innovation Center in Israel

Ford seeks new automotive technologies in Israel with plans to open a new Ford Innovation Center in Israel. By JN Staff Featured photo via Ford Motor...

Eurovision Song Contest at Expo Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv is hosting the annual Eurovision Song Contest – catch the glam-filled finale scheduled on May 18. By Josefin Dolsten, JTA It’s glitzy. It’s kitschy....

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When Do We Partner? When Do We Not?

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Israel AG Allows Partrich Loan to Netanyahu

Israel Attorney General allows Detroiter Partrich's funds to pay back improper gift toward prime minister's legal defense Israel Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced Friday that...

This Week’s Torah Portion: A Basic Conflict

Parshat Ki Tetze: Deuteronomy 21:16-25:19; Isaiah 54:1-10. By Rabbi Aaron Bergman The comedian Jay Mohr said that the key to his marriage is not that he...

Israeli Tech Product Cleans Toxic Algae Blooms

Israel-based cleantech company, BlueGreen Water Technologies Ltd., announces the success of cleaning toxic algae blooms with their product, Lake Guard Blue. BlueGreen Water Technologies Ltd.,...

Fenster Launches ‘How To Start A Business’

West Bloomfield native Matthew Fenster's How To Start A Business was inspired by challenges he faced while starting his own company. After seven years of...