Rahm’s Name To Remain on Ballot—For Now

Illinois Supreme Court steps in, temporarily saves mayoral candidacy

House of Blues

Rahm Emanuel, in the midst of a rough-and-tumble campaign, was just denied a spot on the mayoral ballot. Was the move Chicago politics as usual, or has Emanuel’s Judaism come into play?

Emanuel Ruled Ineligible To Be Mayor

Unusual decision comes a month before election

Daybreak: Wikileaks Comes for Israel

Plus, a Jewish American baby boom, and more in the news

Ebb and Flow

Israeli-born photographer Nadav Kander traveled China’s Yangtze river to chart the country’s transformation. He brought back a meditation on universal change.

Sundown: France to Send Lebanon Anti-Tank Missiles

Plus Rahm gives tours of his basement and more

Live From the Rahm Residency Hearing

How Goliath became David (for a day)

Sundown: Clinton Criticizes Building

Plus the incredible, inedible foreskin, and more

The Message

Why terrorists from Yemen are trying to bomb synagogues in Chicago

Full House

If the midterm elections give the GOP more power in Washington, that could actually help Obama’s Mideast peace plans

Spurned

Barack Obama courted American Jews as a candidate, but the relationship is on the rocks

Israel Crops Up in Chicago Suburb Race

But issue’s real resonance may appear in ’12

Showgirl

Pro-Israel Congresswoman Shelley Berkley, Democrat from Las Vegas, rides a hot streak

Today on Tablet

Chicago and Rahm, the Semitic Fred Flintstone, and more

Out of the Loop

Rahm Emanuel won’t be Chicago’s next mayor, because the city won’t elect a Jew

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