Israel moves to high alert and security restrictions are in effect on the Temple Mount today in advance of Yom Kippur.
A NYS Supreme Court judge has given a green light to the ancient Jewish custom of kapparot, transferring sins to a chicken before Yom Kippur.
Israeli tourists have found a new "paradise" to replace Turkey -- they now flock to Tbilisi, Georgia, where kosher options are growing.
Saudi Arabia is raising the issue of violence at the Temple Mount with the United Nations Security Council.
Arab rioters reportedly firebomb Jewish pilgrims at the Temple Mount, sparking clashes between Israel Police and Waqf security officers.
PM Binyamin Netanyahu: "We're changing our policy.... this stone was one stone too many. We declare war on stone throwers."
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara visited the British Library in London Thursday night and viewed the original Balfour Declaration, in which...
Weinstein decided there will be soccer league games in Israel this Shabbat, despite a ruling by Labor Court Judge Ariela Glitzr Katz to the contrary.
Thousands came to honor Israel's Shmitah farmers at a parade in Bnei Brak on Wednesday. They celebrated into the night.
"If everything is 'apartheid' then nothing is apartheid." South Africa's Chief Rabbi Goldstein says a proposed dual citizenship ban targets Israel.
A far-right Ukraine nationalist group has destroyed the huge Breslov central welcome tent in Uman.
European leaders reaffirm their commitment to fight anti-Semitism in their countries ahead of the Jewish New Year.
The Israel Pavilion at IBC 2015 in Amsterdam will close for Sabbath and Rosh Hashana, Economy Minister Arye Deri announced.
A new Torah scroll "comes home" to Nitvei Yochai Synagogue in the name of IDF Cpt. Yochai Klengel, z'l.
Israel will do its "utmost so that Jews will be able to go everywhere safely, especially to the Tomb of the Patriarchs," Prime Minister...
The 'Tzohar' organization is launching a new project to encourage secular Jews to 'listen together' to shofar blowing on Rosh Hashana.
Palestinian Arabs tried to lynch five U.S. Jewish tourists Thursday who entered the Arab side of Hebron by mistake.
A teacher at an UNRWA school in Jordan includes a Jewish blood libel cartoon on his Facebook account.
The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has made an exciting announcement: A 2,000-year-old podium may have been found in the City of David section of...
The boundary, enabling Jewish students to carry on Shabbat, will be made of plastic "lechies" on utility poles.