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LA's Kabbalah Centre.(Kirk McCoy/Los Angeles Times)

• A 33-year-old American teacher was shot and killed while jogging in Benghazi, Libya today. [Washington Post]

• The Los Angeles Kabbalah Centre is being sued for more than $1 million by former followers. [JTA]

• U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has presented Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with a security proposal in an effort to move the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks forward. [NYT]

• New York’s Central Synagogue has appointed the first Asian-American rabbi, Angela Warnick Buchdahl, to their senior rabbi post. [JTA]

• In an unexpected move, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki met with Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Tehran to discuss the Syrian civil war. [Times of Israel]

• Mayor Bloomberg says he doesn’t watch TV. The good news is that he’ll probably have time to binge watch House of Cards when his term ends next month. [NY Post]





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