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    3 days of wildfires saw Israel burn today

    Nov 24, 2016 2 Comments
    After three days of runaway wildfires Israel and the West Bank were ablaze today as hundreds of people were evacuated as firefighters battle to take control of the blazes. Hot and dry wind is fanning the flames, which have reached the city of Haifa and forced the temporary closure of a major Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highway.
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    Horse racing industry mourns the passing of Hymie Maisels

    Nov 24, 2016 Go comment!
    Hymie Maisels, one of the of most passionate and influential members of the South African racing and breeding industry, passed away suddenly last Saturday night, only hours after attending the Selangor Cup race meeting at Kenilworth. He was 81.
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    Why ‘Daily Show’ host Trevor Noah had a barmitzvah

    Nov 24, 2016 1 Comment
    It’s hard to imagine that “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah would have a problem getting people to come to his party. But that is precisely what happened to him as a 13-year-old when his Jewish mom insisted he have a barmitzvah.
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    Lox sign makes New York bridge even more Jewish

    Nov 24, 2016 Go comment!
    New York City’s Department of Transportation does not want people leaving "love locks" on the Brooklyn Bridge as it can weigh down bridges and cause damage. Locks on the bridge caused a wire holding to snap on September 8, leading to hours of repairs and traffic delays. Violators can now be fined. See more pics and read the story on how NYC used a clever promo inviting lovers to rather eat a big bagel with lox and cream cheese.
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