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Thousands of Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbis Gather at NYC’s Largest Banquet

More than 5,200 Chabad-Lubavitch rabbis and communal leaders sat down to exchange news at this year's international emissaries' conference in NYC.

54% of American Jews Eat Pork, Says Pew Poll

Less than two-thirds of Americans are "absolutely certain" that God exists. Millennials point to a godless future.

Fear of Violence Prompts Police to Seek Delay of Synagogue Demolition

Hundreds of people have barricaded themselves in the Givat Ze'ev synagogue. Police tell court they cannot stop violence if wrecking ball starts to work.

IDF Protects Jews’ Midnight Mission to Repair Joseph’s Tomb

The IDF provided a military escort to Jewish workers late Monday in a midnight mission to repair the Tomb of Joseph.

New Dutch Campaign to Outlaw Kosher Slaughtering

If the recent rise in anti-Semitism were not enough for the small Jewish community in the Netherlands, a proposed ban on ritual slaughter is...

Islamist Stabs Jew, Punches Rabbi in Marseille, France

An Islamist terrorist attacked a rabbi and a Jewish congregant in Marseilles on Friday.

Update: Northern Israel Terror Suspect Released, Deemed Innocent

Alert citizens called police to a suspicious situation in northern Israel that fortunately turned out well for everyone.

IDF Promises Yad L’Achim, ‘Soldiers Won’t Be Taken to Missionary Events’

The IDF has confirmed in a letter to Yad L'Achim that soldiers will not be taken to missionary events.

‘Not A Single Jew Will Remain On This Land,’ Promises A Gaza Cleric [video]

Visceral radical Islamic hatred of Jews is driving the current wave of terror. Much is being organized in Gaza.

Israel Says ‘Thanks But No Thanks’ on Plan to Internationalize Temple Mount

Israel has rejected out of hand a draft proposal by France to internationalize the Temple Mount.

Abbas Wants UNESCO to Declare Western Wall Part of Al Aqsa

The Palestinian Authority has circulated a draft resolution to declare the Western Wall, Rachel's Tomb and the Patriachs Cave as "Palestinian."

Jews Plan to Ascend Temple Mount on Anniversary of Rambam’s Visit

An unusually large number of Jews plan to ascend the Temple Mount on Monday to mark the 850 years since the Rambam (Moses Maimonides)...

A Slice of Jewish Life in Jerusalem’s Ancient City

Shoshana Selavan, chairperson of the Old City's Jewish Quarter community, launches a new column on Jewish Life in the Old City.

Rivlin Tells Knesset Jewish People, Israel Not At War With Islam

President Reuven Rivlin reminded the Knesset Monday the Jewish People and Israel are not at war with Islam.

Rabbi Permits Carrying Cell Phone on Shabbat because of Wave of Terror

The wave of terror also has made self-defense courses and pepper spray the new fad.

Hareidi and National Religious Jews in Massive Prayer at Kotel Today

Tens of thousands of Jews are expected to arrive at the Western Wall at 4:30 p.m.

Security Presence to be Raised in Integrated Cities

Israel Police Dept. raises the security presence in the nation's integrated Muslim-Jewish cities, such as Ramle.

Israeli Chabad Yeshiva Students Firebombed in NYC

Terrorism has arrived again in New York with a firebomb attack on Israeli Chabad yeshiva students walking in Manhattan.

Tsfat Chief Rabbi Eliyahu: Soldiers Who Let Captured Terrorists Live Must Be Prosecuted

“It is prohibited to leave an attacker alive after an attack. If you leave alive — there’s a chance that he would be released and kill more people.”

A Week of Intifada Miracles in the State of Israel

Despite the rising number of deadly terror attacks, there have been miracles this past week as well.

Israel Demolishes Homes of 2 Terrorists, Seals 1 in Jerusalem

The homes of two terrorists were demolished and a third was sealed with concrete in Jerusalem early Tuesday under orders from DM Moshe Ya'alon.

Showers Expected Day after Prayers for Rain

The first rains of the winter season are expected on Tuesday, one day after Jews around the world begin adding to daily prayers that...

Israeli Arab MK Zoabi Says ‘No Place for Jews at Temple Mount’

Israeli Arab MK Hanin Zoabi tells the Makor Rishon weekly that Jews have "no place on the Temple Mount."

Live Blog: Saturday Night Terror (Oct. 3-4)

Jews and Arabs clashed Saturday night as terror spikes in Jerusalem and elsewhere around Israel.

Video: Terror Attack in Old City of Jerusalem (Warning: GRAPHIC)

A bystander near the site of a terror attack in the Old City of Jerusalem on Saturday night filmed the horrifying event on video.

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