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Why are Los Angeles billboards covered with inspirational Jewish quotes?

Phrases such as “a little bit of light dispels a lot of darkness” and “be slow to anger and abounding in kindness” are popping up across Los Angeles.

23/12/2022

Wish granted: LA-area child receives permit to own pet unicorn

Six-year-old Madeline requested permission from the authorities to own a pet unicorn, just in case one shows up in her backyard.

Israeli toddler attacked by coyote in LA

The child was taken to the hospital where her injuries were treated and she was given multiple rabies shots. 

White supremacist neo-Nazi Nick Fuentes starts burger joint food fight

Video footage shared over social media and obtained by TMZ shows Nick Fuentes throwing the contents of his drink all over another patron after a dispute of some sort.

LA City Council adopts definition of ‘antisemitism’ to better understand what it looks like

The move came two weeks after the draping of antisemitic banners on the405 freeway and racist comments in a leaked audio of a conversation among some city councilmembers.

By Linh Tat/ TNS
02/11/2022

Skechers says escorted Ye out of LA office after rapper arrived 'unannounced'

The footwear maker "has no intention of working with West," it said in a statement.

By REUTERS
27/10/2022

‘Kanye is right about the Jews’ banner hung over LA highway

The banner appears to be the work of the Goyim Defense League (GDL) and its leader Jon Minadeo Jr.

LA council member recorded making racist comments and degrading Jews

In a conversation with two other council members, Nury Martinez made racist and antisemitic comments and is now resigning from the LA city council.

By ASAF ELIA-SHALEV/JTA
12/10/2022

'I'm going to kill all of you,' man yells at LA synagogues, LAPD search for suspect

The man burst into prayer services yelling "Jesus f***ing Christ" while he stood in the shape of a cross, the organization said.

The sky’s no limit for this Jewish 14-year-old high-jumper

Last month, JJ Harel participated in the Junior Olympics, where he won three gold medals and cleared 6 feet and 5 inches in the high jump - breaking a 42-year-old record for the Under 14 age group.

By TOM TUGEND/JTA
17/09/2022
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