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Some Restaurants In Israel Declare A Kosher Rebellion

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U.N.'s Palestine Vote: Symbolic Or Game-Changer?

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Palestinians in Ramallah celebrated in advance of the U.N. vote. Uriel Sinai/Getty Images hide caption

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Palestinians See U.N. Status Vote As A Game Changer

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Obama's Foreign Policy, Take Two

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In the southern West Bank city of Hebron today, supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas gathered in anticipation of today's vote at the U.N. Hazem Bader /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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NPR's Philip Reeves, reporting on 'Morning Edition'

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Is Iran Ready For A New Round Of Nuclear Talks?

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Palestinians' Abbas Goes To U.N. Seeking New Status

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What Will It Take To Make The Gaza Cease-Fire Hold?

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Arafat's Body Exhumed In Poisoning Investigation

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Palestinians walking in front of a mural of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in Gaza City earlier today. Mohammed Abed /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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After Israel-Hamas Cease-Fire, What's Changed?

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