• In Israel, a country with one of the highest breast cancer rates in the world, a screening campaign for cancer-causing genetic mutations has sparked a heated debate, and many emotional family discussions. [NYT]
• The Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s most recent donation is a Baroque-era painting that was looted by Nazis in 1944 and returned to its owner’s family last week. [NY Post]
• The wife of Alan Gross, the subcontractor for the State Department imprisoned in Cuba in 2009, is launcing a new campaign for Gross’ freedom. [Forward]
• FBI and the National Security Agency chiefs both reportedly visited Israel recently, likely part of the administration’s attempt to emphasize its security relationship with Israel. [JTA]
Stephanie Butnick is deputy editor of Tablet Magazine and a host of the Unorthodox podcast.