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Rabbi Motti Elon Will Not Appeal Sexual Assault Conviction

Rabbi Mordechai “Motti” Elon, an Israeli Modern Orthodox leader, will not appeal his conviction on two charges of sexually assaulting a minor. Elon, 55, said...

Elliott Abrams Calls for Pollard’s Release

Elliott Abrams, a former U.S. deputy national security advisor, said Jonathan Pollard should be released from prison. “I think that there is a just and...

Republican Jewish Coalition Co-Founder Gordon Zacks Dies

Gordon Zacks, a founder of the Republican Jewish Coalition and an unofficial adviser to George H.W. Bush, has died. Zacks, a businessman who also was...

Scholar and Columnist Professor Barry Rubin Passed Away at 64

Barry Rubin's was a rare voices of clarity in the Israeli academia and in Jewish media. He was one of the good guys.

Pick Your New Knesset Logo

Help the Knesset pick out their new logo.

Hamas Pulling Back Anti-Rocket Troops

Hamas is withdrawing 600 personnel it deployed to stop rocket attacks on Israel.

Denmark’s Boycott Bank Linked to North Korea-Iran Ballistic Missiles Sales

Denmark's Danske Bank is boycotting Israeli banks, but had no problem with servicing a North Korean missile companies trading with Iran. What does that tell you?

John Kerry Solutions Inc. Presenting a Better Kerry

Kerry shares many of his unique and original solutions for Jerusalem, the Jordan Valley and Tel Aviv.

Egypt Charges 3 Egyptians, 5 Israelis with Espionage

The five Israeli defendants are all members of Mossad and will be tried in absentia.

Yaalon: If There’s No Deal – We’ll Get By

Would the Saudis consider hiring Tzipi Livni away?

Italian Police Find Pig Culprit

Italian police have identified the man who sent the pig heads to Rome's main shul.

Denmark Bank Boycott: All For Show

Danske bank announced a "boycott" of Bank HaPoalim, but strangely enough, they have no investments in any Israeli bank. Hmm.

The Katie Miranda Soda Stream Big Lie

You got caught in a vicious lie,Katie Miranda.

Gazan Killed in Tunnel Collapse

A Gazan citizen was killed when his Rafiach tunnel, along the Egyptian border collapsed on him, on Saturday night.

Head of IDF Intelligence: 170,000 Rockets Pointing at Israel

For the first time in decades, enemy forces can attack all of Israel’s cities.

Jewish Philanthropist Killed in Horseback-Riding Accident

Anne Heyman, a Jewish philanthropist who founded a Rwandan youth village for children orphaned in that country’s 1994 genocide, died in a horse-riding accident. Heyman,...

Norway Orders Divestment from 2 Israeli Firms

Norway’s government instructed a state-run pension fund not to invest in two Israeli firms because of their activity in eastern Jerusalem. The decision regarding the...

Netherlands Asks Israel to Extradite Molestation Suspect

The Netherlands is seeking the extradition from Israel of a Dutch teacher suspected of molesting pupils at an Orthodox school near Amsterdam. The request was...

Lauder: German Museums Should Strive to Return Looted Art

German museums must improve their record on identifying and returning Nazi looted art, World Jewish Congress President Ronald Lauder said. Speaking to some 200 people...

Detroit Federation Investigating Financial Issues at JCC

Detroit’s Jewish federation has hired an accounting firm to investigate possible financial irregularities at the local Jewish Community Center. In addition to hiring tax and...

European Lawmakers Urge EU to Reinstate Antisemitism Definition

Twenty-four European parliamentarians called on the European Union to reinstate its working definition of anti-Semitism. The call was unanimously adopted on Tuesday by the lawmakers,...

French Court Strips Terrorist of Honorary Title

A French court nullified an honorary title conferred on the murderer of an Israeli diplomat. The administrative court of Montreuil on Thursday nullified the honorary...

State Dept.: Indyk’s Framework Characterization Not Final

The description of a possible U.S.-drafted framework for Israeli-Palestinian peace that Martin Indyk, the top U.S. Middle East envoy, delivered to a group of...

Syria Demanding Kerry Apology or They Walk

Israeli Defense Minister Yaalon, who had to apologize to Kerry a week ago, will enjoy watching him eating humble pie.

The Pro-Israel Backlash to Anti-Israel Activity Continues

The Philadelphia City Council has joined the ranks of outspoken anti- anti-Israel advocates

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