Sundown: No Suspects in Boston Attacks

And a 16-year-old yeshiva student in Long Island chose today to make a bomb threat

Daybreak: Iran Sanctions Bite, But Not Enough

Plus new Israeli government to be sworn in today

Sundown: Edging Toward 2013, Fiscal Cliff

Plus Art Modell, Judy Freudberg, and the oldest synagogue in America

A Jewy Little Christmas

Three comedies—This Is 40, Parental Guidance, and The Guilt Trip—give the holidays cheap laughs

Billboard Ranks Jewish Musicians

A different matrix for judging success

Joel Stein’s Roadtrip With Babs

The Time reporter hops in the car with Barbra Streisand

How Streisand Got Her Start

A new biography of the singer, performing in Brooklyn this week, tells how a penniless teen got her star born

Sundown: Turkey, Iran Dip Into Syrian Uprising

Plus Bar Refaeli wants to make a sex tape

The Way Marvin Hamlisch Was

The son of Viennese refugees from Hitler, the gifted, menschy composer wrote the ultimate survivor’s song

Marvin Hamlisch (1944-2012)

The widely-celebrated composer was 68.

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