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University of Kentucky Jewish leader returns from Holocaust training in Jerusalem

Rabbi Shlomo Litvin, co-directors of Chabad at UK Jewish Student Center  have been certified by Yad Vashem as Holocaust educators on college campuses after completing a first-of-its-kind 65-hour seminar in Jerusalem. 

Experts warn of cyber threats ahead of Israel’s election

As Israel prepares to hold a national election next week, experts say it is vulnerable to the kind of foreign hacks and cyber campaigns that have disrupted the political process in other countries.

US abruptly endorses Israel’s Golan sovereignty in big shift

President Donald Trump abruptly declared Thursday the U.S. will recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the disputed Golan Heights, a major shift in American policy that gives Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a political boost a month before what is expected to be a close election.

US closes Jerusalem consulate, demoting Palestinian mission

The United States has officially shuttered its consulate in Jerusalem, downgrading the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by folding it into the U.S. Embassy to Israel.

Long odds for peace as Trump roils Mideast with embassy move

U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem opens amid bloodshed in Gaza.

Trump tweets ‘congratulations’ to Israel

President Trump tweets his congratulations on the opening of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem.

Kentuckians react to U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israeli capitol

Protests have erupted across the world, after President Trump's announcement the United States will recognize Jerusalem as the capitol of Israel.

Trump says he’s committed to Mideast peace

The White House has released early excerpts of President Donald Trump's speech on plans to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, and he's saying the U.S. remains "deeply committed" to achieving Mideast peace.

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Public hearing for proposal about improving travel on major Lexington road

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UPDATE: Residents react to CDC’s life without masks guideline for vaccinated

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