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In this Torah portion, Pharaoh has two troubling dreams, and at the suggestion of his baker, who remembers Joseph from prison, Pharaoh brings Joseph to interpret them. Pharaoh is so impressed by Joseph that he makes him his adviser. There is a famine, and Jacob sends his sons, minus Benjamin, to Egypt to buy food. The brothers do not recognize Joseph when they meet him, and Joseph tests them by accusing them of being spies. Joseph arrests Simeon and demands the brothers bring Benjamin to Egypt to prove they are not spies. When Benjamin arrives, Joseph puts a goblet in Benjamins bag and accuses him of stealing it.

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Jewish – definition of Jewish by The Free Dictionary

In Cowley & Son’s store a Jewish traveling salesman stood by the counter talk- ing to his father.Cora bestowed an approving smile on the pious efforts of the namesake of the Jewish prince, and Heyward soon turned his steady, stern look from the outlet of the cavern, to fasten it, with a milder character, on the face of David, or to meet the wandering beams which at moments strayed from the humid eyes of Alice.And, as he drew towards the close, a spirit as of prophecy had come upon him, constraining him to its purpose as mightily as the old prophets of Israel were constrained, only with this difference, that, whereas the Jewish seers had denounced judgments and ruin on their country, it was his mission to foretell a high and glorious destiny for the newly gathered people of the Lord.There’s a little Jewish girl here who used to run errands for a milliner, and got sick and lost her place; and she was four days on the streets without a mouthful of food, and then she went to a place just around the corner and offered herself, and they made her give up her clothes before they would give her a bite to eatStanding at the door was a Jewish man with an unnatural heavy smear of eyebrow, who caught my eyes as we advanced, and said, when we came up with him:Ay,” said the Knight, “to gnaw the bowels of our nobles with usury, and to gull women and boys with gauds and toys I warrant thee store of shekels in thy Jewish scrap.Without making any inquiry, she darted upstairs into a drawing-room, where a matron of good presence, with features of the finest Jewish type, sat reading.In order to prevent this dreadful calamity they both set about inventing some plan which would throw suspicion on some one else, and at last they made up their minds that they could do no better than select a Jewish doctor who lived close by as the author of the crime.This opinion appears to me without any better foundation than another of the conversion of the Abyssins to the Jewish rites by the Queen of Sheba, at her return from the court of Solomon.He endured the ecclesiastical authority of the Jewish Church, and would not repel its violence by any violence of his own.It is so called, I think, in recognition of the spirit of the Jewish institution, that one day in seven should be a day of rest.But, as I stood under the blackened, groined arches of that old synagogue, made dimly visible by the seven thin candles in the sacred lamp, while our Jewish cicerone reached down the Book of the Law, and read to us in its ancient tongue–I felt a shuddering impression that this strange building, with its shrunken lights, this surviving withered remnant of medieval Judaism, was of a piece with my vision.

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ICE Deports MS-13 Member Wanted in El Salvador for Two Homicides


HOUSTON, Texas — Immigration officers deported a Salvadoran MS-13 gang member wanted in his home country for multiple homicides. He was turned over to officers in El Salvador on Friday.

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Mitch McConnell Begs the Democrats to Forget About Trump and Pass Tax Reform


Mitch McConnell imagines Capitol Hill Republican lawmakers might be more popular with their Democratic rivals than President Donald Trump.

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Experts: ‘World Has Opened More to China than China’s Opened to Americans’

In this April 6, 2017 file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, smiles at U.S. President Donald Trump as they pose together with their wives for photographers before dinner at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. China will finally open its borders to U.S. beef while cooked Chinese poultry is closer to hitting the American market as part of a U.S.-China trade agreement. Trump administration officials hailed the deal as a significant step in their efforts to boost U.S. exports and even America's trade gap with the world's second-largest economy. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
China needs to do more to open its markets to American companies, as the United States has with Chinese companies, two American experts said.

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James O’Keefe Series to Debut on One America News Network

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Project Veritas founder and investigative journalist James O’Keefe appears on the One America News Network on Tuesday, October 10th with his new series ‘TRUTH’, giving viewers an insight into the workings of Project Veritas. One America News Network will be airing the first in their three-part, hour-long series on conservative journalist James O’Keefe tonight, detailing O’Keefe’s previous investigative work and current ongoing investigations. OANN describes the new series titled “TRUTH” as, “an exclusive one hour series following the active investigations of legendary undercover journalist and investigative reporter James O’Keefe. O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has exposed some of the most sensational corruption and lies in investigative journalism. This time O’Keefe has his sights targeted on the Holy Grail of media. One America News Network delivers the take down video from Project Veritas. Don’t miss this amazing and revealing three part series exclusively on One America News Network.” Breitbart News spoke to Robert Herring, Sr., founder and CEO of One America News Network about the new series, “James O’Keefe and Project Veritas have a long history of blowing the lid off of corruption and deceit in our government and media,” stated Herring. “No one can forget the infamous quote from a main stream media commentator that, ‘the

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My Jewish Learning – Judaism & Jewish Life

Miketz In this Torah portion, Pharaoh has two troubling dreams, and at the suggestion of his baker, who remembers Joseph from prison, Pharaoh brings Joseph to interpret them. Pharaoh is so impressed by Joseph that he makes him his adviser. There is a famine, and Jacob sends his sons, minus Benjamin, to Egypt to buy food. The brothers do not recognize Joseph when they meet him, and Joseph tests them by accusing them of being spies. Joseph arrests Simeon and demands the brothers bring Benjamin to Egypt to prove they are not spies. When Benjamin arrives, Joseph puts a goblet in Benjamins bag and accuses him of stealing it. FULL SUMMARYHAFTARAH SUMMARY

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Jewish – definition of Jewish by The Free Dictionary

In Cowley & Son’s store a Jewish traveling salesman stood by the counter talk- ing to his father.Cora bestowed an approving smile on the pious efforts of the namesake of the Jewish prince, and Heyward soon turned his steady, stern look from the outlet of the cavern, to fasten it, with a milder character, on the face of David, or to meet the wandering beams which at moments strayed from the humid eyes of Alice.And, as he drew towards the close, a spirit as of prophecy had come upon him, constraining him to its purpose as mightily as the old prophets of Israel were constrained, only with this difference, that, whereas the Jewish seers had denounced judgments and ruin on their country, it was his mission to foretell a high and glorious destiny for the newly gathered people of the Lord.There’s a little Jewish girl here who used to run errands for a milliner, and got sick and lost her place; and she was four days on the streets without a mouthful of food, and then she went to a place just around the corner and offered herself, and they made her give up her clothes before they would give her a bite to eatStanding at the door was a Jewish man with an unnatural heavy smear of eyebrow, who caught my eyes as we advanced, and said, when we came up with him:Ay,” said the Knight, “to gnaw the bowels of our nobles with usury, and to gull women and boys with gauds and toys I warrant thee store of shekels in thy Jewish scrap.Without making any inquiry, she darted upstairs into a drawing-room, where a matron of good presence, with features of the finest Jewish type, sat reading.In order to prevent this dreadful calamity they both set about inventing some plan which would throw suspicion on some one else, and at last they made up their minds that they could do no better than select a Jewish doctor who lived close by as the author of the crime.This opinion appears to me without any better foundation than another of the conversion of the Abyssins to the Jewish rites by the Queen of Sheba, at her return from the court of Solomon.He endured the ecclesiastical authority of the Jewish Church, and would not repel its violence by any violence of his own.It is so called, I think, in recognition of the spirit of the Jewish institution, that one day in seven should be a day of rest.But, as I stood under the blackened, groined arches of that old synagogue, made dimly visible by the seven thin candles in the sacred lamp, while our Jewish cicerone reached down the Book of the Law, and read to us in its ancient tongue–I felt a shuddering impression that this strange building, with its shrunken lights, this surviving withered remnant of medieval Judaism, was of a piece with my vision.

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ICE Deports MS-13 Member Wanted in El Salvador for Two Homicides

HOUSTON, Texas — Immigration officers deported a Salvadoran MS-13 gang member wanted in his home country for multiple homicides. He was turned over to officers in El Salvador on Friday.

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Mitch McConnell Begs the Democrats to Forget About Trump and Pass Tax Reform

Mitch McConnell imagines Capitol Hill Republican lawmakers might be more popular with their Democratic rivals than President Donald Trump.

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Experts: ‘World Has Opened More to China than China’s Opened to Americans’

China needs to do more to open its markets to American companies, as the United States has with Chinese companies, two American experts said.

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James O’Keefe Series to Debut on One America News Network

Project Veritas founder and investigative journalist James O’Keefe appears on the One America News Network on Tuesday, October 10th with his new series ‘TRUTH’, giving viewers an insight into the workings of Project Veritas. One America News Network will be airing the first in their three-part, hour-long series on conservative journalist James O’Keefe tonight, detailing O’Keefe’s previous investigative work and current ongoing investigations. OANN describes the new series titled “TRUTH” as, “an exclusive one hour series following the active investigations of legendary undercover journalist and investigative reporter James O’Keefe. O’Keefe’s Project Veritas has exposed some of the most sensational corruption and lies in investigative journalism. This time O’Keefe has his sights targeted on the Holy Grail of media. One America News Network delivers the take down video from Project Veritas. Don’t miss this amazing and revealing three part series exclusively on One America News Network.” Breitbart News spoke to Robert Herring, Sr., founder and CEO of One America News Network about the new series, “James O’Keefe and Project Veritas have a long history of blowing the lid off of corruption and deceit in our government and media,” stated Herring. “No one can forget the infamous quote from a main stream media commentator that, ‘the

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