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Italian Tourist Caught Smuggling Barbed Wire from Auschwitz

An Italian tourist tried to smuggle a piece of barbed wire from the Auschwitz-Birkenau museum out of Poland in his suitcase. The man was detained...

Israeli Filmmaker Amos Gitai Making Movie about AMIA Bombing

Award-winning Israeli filmmaker Amos Gitai is preparing a film about the AMIA Jewish center bombing in Buenos Aires. The Brazilian production company Prana Films will...

Swedes Arrest 2 for Trying to Break into Jewish Community Center

Police in Malmo arrested two people who tried to break into a Jewish community building during a demonstration that featured anti-Semitic slogans. Five people gathered...

Arabs Caught Red-Handed Stealing Second Temple Coffins

The Jews who were ready to buy Second Temple history are no less guilty than the Arabs who stole and tried to sell it.

Free Dental Care for Holocaust Survivors at Israeli HMOs

Holocaust victims in Israel will now be eligible for more than $1,000 (up to NIS 5,000) per year in free dental care.

Limmud FSU Gets Major Boost in Collaboration with Fellowship

The collaboration's conferences will ignite Jewish learning and Israeli study for Russian Jews.

Iran’s Chief Rabbi Passed Away Over Shabbat

Iran's Chief Rabbi, Chacham Rabbi Yosef Hamadani Cohen died over Shabbat.

Russian and Ukrainian Jews at Each Other’s Throats

Being a Jew in the Diaspora usually means having to defend the host country in the vain hope it will guarantee their safety.

New Evidence Of U.S. Ambassador To Nazi Germany’s Anti-Semitism

Before Roosevelt’s ambassador to Nazi Germany had enough of Hitler, he muzzled American Jews anti-Nazi protests.

Internet Tycoon under Fire for Rare Hitler-Signed Mein Kampf

A German-born Internet tycoon who is fighting extradition from New Zealand to the United States for racketeering is under fire for admitting he owns...

Fight Over Long-Lost Holocaust Art Treasure Begins

A Monet and other art stolen from Jews during the Holocaust have been found in the home of an 81-year-old German art collector. David Toren is waiting for the Germans to hand over at least 1 of those paintings.

US Soldiers Getting First New Siddur Since World War II

A prayer book developed for use by Jews in the U.S. military will be released this week, the first of its type published since...

French Jewish Candidate Reveals Threats

It is not wonder why aliyah from France is increasing, but it is surprising more don't come.

Haredi Grandfather from London Assaulted In NY

A 65-year-old Haredi Orthodox man from London visiting New York for his grandson’s wedding was attacked early Tuesday morning in the Brooklyn neighborhood of...

Another NY Man Pleads Guilty of Violence against Divorce-Refusers

Another New York City man has pleaded guilty to being part of a group of men who used violent means in exchange for pay...

Chabad Says ‘No Way We Won’t Make a Seder’ in Katmandu

Chabad-Lubavitch officials say “there’s no way in the world, come Passover we will not make a seder for the thousands of Jews who are relying on us” this year in Katmandu, Nepal.

EXCLUSIVE: Jewish Leader: US Must Tell Saudis Action Not Acceptable

Either Obama or Kerry must tell the Saudis, bluntly, that they cannot have it both ways, Hier said.

Canadian Politician Irwin Cotler ‘Honored’ to be Banned by Russia

Irwin Cotler, a veteran human rights activist and member of Canada’s parliament,  says being banned from Russia is an “honor.” When Russia issued its blacklist...

H & M Recalls ‘Offensive’ Vest with Skull in Star of David

The Swedish-based H & M clothing chain has recalled thousands of vest tops adorned with a skull inside a Star of David after angry...

Jews Brought Holocaust on Themselves, Says Russian TV Host

Putin is right. There is not anti-Semitism in Russia. They simply hate Jews.

Adelson to Host Jeb Bush at Jewish Republican Event

Sheldon Adelson will host a dinner featuring former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on the eve of a conference of the Republican Jewish Coalition. Adelson, the...

Tel Aviv to Open Groceries, Kiosks on Shabbat, Holidays

Before the law reaches final passage, however, it must still win the approval of Israel’s Interior Ministry.

The IDF Counts To 9,400

9,400 Mishloach Manot packages were delivered to IDF soldiers on Purim.

Saudi Arabia Refuses Visa to American Jewish Journalist

Saudi Arabia denied visa to a Jerusalem Post reporter who isn't Israeli and never lived in Israel.

Speculated Safeway Acquisition May Increase Kosher Sales

Sources in the kosher food industry are speculating that a new major supermarket deal will have a positive effect on kosher food sales. Cerberus Capital...

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