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Thousands Head to Israel for Holidays and Fill Up Hotels

The High Holiday Israeli vacation season  is one of the nest ever, according to travel officials. Major hotels in Israel are filled to capacity, and...

Security Cabinet Unanimously Approves New Measures Against Stone-Throwers

The Security Cabinet has unanimously approved new stiffer measures against terrorists who throw stones and firebombs at Israelis.

Milan Fashion Celebration Suffers Yom Kippur Blues

Earlier in the month, Rosh Hashana overshadowed New York Fashion Week, with shows by Carolina Herrera and Tommy Hilfiger suffering the consequences.

New York Jews Dumping Clinton for Sanders

A new poll shows a majority of New York Jews view Clinton as unfavorable. Biden catching up.

Greek Minister Quits after 12 Hours in Office over Anti-Semitic Tweets

Kammenos was accused of making fun of EU supporters last June, posting a photoshopped image of the gate of Auschwitz.

Weather for Sukkot in Israel and New York: Pleasant

Weather forecasters are promising partly cloudy to sunny skies through the weekend and at least until the beginning of the Sukkot holiday, which begins...

‘Names, Not Numbers’ Holocaust Survivors’ Interviews Enters 11th Year at YUHSB

Tova Fish-Rosenberg created the program back in 2004, transforming traditional history lessons into a lively, interactive, nontraditional experience that involves individuals who lived through the history being taught.

Former Auschwitz Radio Operator Charged with Accessory to Murder

A 91-year-old SS woman aided operations that led to the murder of 260,000 Jews.

Heathrow Goes Kosher

Kosher meat and dairy sandwiches now are available at four Heathrow Airport terminals, according got Kosher Today. The London international hub offers kosher food at...

King of Jordan Refusing to Speak with Netanyahu, Imports from Israel Banned

King Abdullah II of Jordan is refusing to speak with Israel's PM Netanyahu over tensions at the Temple Mount.

Terrorist Indicted in Attack on Jaffa Yeshiva

A terrorist who attacked the Shirat Moshe yeshiva in Yafo earlier this month has been arrested and indicted. He wanted to "Frighten the settlers" (in Yafo).

Israel Moves to High Alert for Yom Kippur

Israel moves to high alert and security restrictions are in effect on the Temple Mount today in advance of Yom Kippur.

Animal Rights Activists Physically Prevent Kapparot in Ashdod [video]

The activists turned over crates full of chickens, sprayed the birds with water, and even stole some of them.

Ann Coulter’s Expletive Might Be her Way of ‘Perfecting’ Jews and the GOP

Ann Coulter, the left's devil and the Right's darling, likes to provoke, but was her comment about Jews during the GOP debate one tweet too far?

Dershowitz’s New Book Gets Biblical Abraham Off the Hook

Dershowitz's new book is a survey of the history of Jewish lawyers, and he started with Abraham...

ADL: UN Turns Blind Eye to Arab Violence in Jerusalem Holy Sites

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) was appalled by a blatantly one-sided statement from the UN Security Council regarding recent tensions around the Temple Mount.

Kapparot ‘Sacrificial Chicken’ Ritual Gets Green Light in New York

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 Tourism Helps Inscribe Georgian Jewry in the Book of Life

Israeli tourists have found a new "paradise" to replace Turkey -- they now flock to Tbilisi, Georgia, where kosher options are growing.

Missing Jew Found Dead in Uman

The body of Amir Shlomo Ohana (28), who went missing in Uman over Rosh Hashana, has been found in a lake.

NJ Elderly Build Own Western Walls Complete with Notes Tucked between ‘Stones’

Ahead of their trip to Israel residents of the Jewish Home Assisted Living in River Vale and Jewish Home at Rockleigh have built replica Western Walls.

Update: Search Upgraded in Uman for Missing Israeli Husband, Father

An Israeli man has gone missing while visiting the grave site of Rabbi Nachman in Uman during Rosh Hashana.

Saudi Arabia Warns of ‘Religious War’ Over Temple Mount Clashes

Saudi Arabia is raising the issue of violence at the Temple Mount with the United Nations Security Council.

Decrying ‘Dirty Jews‘, Mahmoud Abbas Promises ‘Bombshell’ at UN Speech

Abbas said that Jews "have no right to dirty the mosque with their filthy feet, we won’t let them do it."

Update: Arabs, Islamic Waqf Staff Clash w/ Israel Police, Jewish Visitors on Temple Mount

Arab rioters reportedly firebomb Jewish pilgrims at the Temple Mount, sparking clashes between Israel Police and Waqf security officers.

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