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Belgian Athlete who ‘quenelled’ Banned for 10 Games

The European governing body of soccer, UEFA, announced the punishment on Tuesday against Omar Rahou, who made the gesture several times at a European...

Polish Cops Nab Vandal in Jewish Cemetery

Police officers in Poland arrested a man whom they said they had caught desecrating Jewish tombstones. The suspect, who was not named, was arrested last...

Scarlett Johansson 5 Months Pregnant

But she's in no hurry to get married, despite the fact that she's expecting.

LA Jewish Cemetery Settles Class-Action Suit for $80.5 Million

A Los Angeles Jewish cemetery accused of dumping remains to make room for new interments has settled a 25,000-person class action lawsuit. Eden Memorial Park...

Haredim Being Drafted – to Ukrainian Army

Will the Haredim escape to Israel before or after the gates are closed.

Ukraine Chief Rabbi Accuses Russians of Antisemitic ‘Provocations’

Rabbi Yaakov Dov Bleich, one of the two chief rabbis of the Ukraine (the other one is Rabbi Azriel Chaikin), accused Russia of staging...

Larry Ellison Still World’s Wealthiest Jew

Oracle’s Larry Ellison remains the world’s wealthiest Jew, placing fifth on Forbes magazine’s annual world billionaires list for 2014. Meanwhile, Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg (ranked at...

Arab Men Beat French Jew on Paris Train

Four unidentified Arab men savagely beat a French Jew in a Paris Metro train, a watchdog organization reported. The attack happened Sunday as the train...

Charges Dropped against Australian Rabbi in Abuse Case

A senior Chabad rabbi in Australia who was accused of raping a student inside a synagogue in the 1970s will not be charged. Detectives in...

Documentary on Oldest Shoah Survivor Wins Oscar a Week after Her Death

“The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life” won the Academy Award for documentary short Sunday night.

AIPAC Conference Opens with Appeal for Bipartisanship

The conference opening Sunday follows a period of tension between the lobby and the Obama administration over Iran.

Greek Doctor Arrested for ‘Jews Not Welcome’ Sign

A Greek doctor who posted a “Jews Not Welcome” sign outside his office was arrested for inciting racial hatred. The doctor, a 57-year-old neurologist from...

Maryland School Bus Kills Holocaust Survivor

A school bus killed a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor as he was crossing a street in a Maryland suburb of Washington. Elia Miranski was using a...

Wiesenthal Center: Lithuanian Government Emboldens Neo-Nazis

The Simon Wiesenthal Center accused the Lithuanian government of facilitating the glorification of Holocaust-era war criminals. The accusation followed a march earlier this month by...

‘Death to Jews’ Graffiti Sprayed on Crimean Synagogue

Unknown individuals painted swastikas and the phrase “Death to the Jews” on a synagogue in the Crimea region of southern Ukraine. The graffiti was found...

US Jewish-Muslim Delegation Press Denmark on Slaughter Ban

A joint delegation of observant Muslims and Jews made the case to the Danish ambassador to the United States that his country’s ban on...

Pro-Israel Rallies Outnumber Opposition at ‘Israel Apartheid Week’

Despite the attempts to delegitimize Israel on American campuses during the so-called "Israel Apartheid Week," the Sochnut -- the Jewish Agency for Israel, under...

And then the Christie Juvenile Conspiracy Went Slightly Antisemitic

Those pranksters jokingly discussed engineering traffic problems at the home of a rabbi.

British Soccer Watchdog Punishes Player for Quenelle Salute

Nicolas Anelka, a French soccer player for a British club, was fined $130,000 and suspended five games for performing the quenelle gesture in a...

Yeshiva U Threatens to Deny Ordination Over ‘Partnership Minyan’

Increased knowledge of women of Jewish laws and the Torah has created thorny issues for the Orthodox community.

Protest of Half a Million Haredim to Shut Down Jerusalem on Sunday

The Haredi protest against Lapid’s drive to draft them is only the first shot in what promises to be an ugly war.

European Jewish Group Wants Israeli Security Forces in Ukraine

The European Jewish Association has appealed to Israeli Premier Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon to urgently send Israeli-trained security forces to protect...

Israel Donates 300 Copies of Anne Frank’s Diary to Tokyo Libraries

Israel’s embassy in Japan is donating 300 copies of Anne Frank’s “Diary of a Young Girl” to Tokyo libraries following a vandalism spree. More than...

At Last, State-of-the-Art Rabbis Made in Germany

I just don't like the idea of Jews flocking back to the death place. Call me a hopeless sentimental.

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