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Jewish Home to Support Rav Stav for Chief Rabbi

The Jewish Home (HaBayit HaYehudi) party will be meeting Sunday afternoon to officially (and finally) announce their support for Rav Stav as Chief Ashkenazi...

Census Report: German Population Smaller than Previously Estimated

Germany has been making false assumptions for decades – at least when it comes to the number of the country's residents, foreigners and dwellings,...

Russia Vetoes Security Council Vote on Assad Atrocities

On Saturday night, Russia blocked a UN Security Council declaration of alarm over the siege of the Syrian town of Qusair by Syrian troops...

Muslim Inmates Asking to Join Kosher Food Suit

Muslim inmates in Florida are asking to join a federal lawsuit filed on behalf of Jewish prisoners demanding that the state Department of Corrections...

Nefesh B’Nefesh Founders Get YU Honorary Doctorates

“We have been taught to open our eyes and see the myriad number of concerns that need to be addressed and repaired in our community."

Kerry Asking Palestinians for an Extension to Revive Talks

The PLO will not "offer political concessions in exchange for economic benefits."

Kerry to Address American Jewish Committee Forum

Secretary of State John Kerry will address the American Jewish Committee Global Forum on Monday, June 3, at 3:30 p.m. at the Grand Hyatt...

VAT Tax Up

Israeli VAT tax went up 1% to 18% on Saturday night. It's now at its highest level in a decade. The government expects the...

Dearborn Arab Festival Canceled over Anti-Muslim Sentiments

Organizers of an annual Arab festival in Dearborn, Michigan attended by many Muslims decided to cancel this year’s event following four years of tension...

2nd Day of Protest in Turkey Threatening Erdogan’s Regime

On Saturday night, Prime Minister Erdogan has admitted "some cases" of extreme police action.

Pro-Israel New Yorkers Protest 92nd St Y’s anti-Israel Speaker

Richard Allen of JCC Watch said, "There has been a pattern - first with [BDS activist] Roger Waters and now with Alice Walker. All of our efforts to speak with the 92nd Street Y administrators have been met with closed doors, closed ears and closed minds."

JPress Forum: Metzitzah B’peh, Vouchers, Weiner Charms the Crowd

There are not many issues the Democratic mayoral hopefuls agree on, especially when they are seated at one table.

Canadian B’nai Brith Delegation Humiliated on Temple Mount

“You don’t have to send delegations to Hungary to witness raw antisemitism.”

Snubbing Kerry, Israel to Build 300 Units in East Jerusalem

Israel’s Housing Ministry announced on Thursday that it has given final final approval to a plan to construct 300 new homes in Jewish East...

Hannah Arendt Opens in LA June 7 (Video)

A brilliant new biopic of the influential German-Jewish philosopher and political theorist.

DOS Report: ‘Marked Resurgence of Iran’s State Sponsorship of Terrorism’

On May 30, 2013, the State Department submitted Country Reports on Terrorism 2012 to the U.S. Congress as required by law. This report, available...

Report: Russia Stopped Missile Delivery under Israeli Threat of War

Putin told Assad Hezbollah's entry into the conflict in Syria is "not helpful."

Assad: ‘Israeli Aggression’ Fuels Demand that Syria Fight Israel

When the going gets tough, Arab leaders routinely huff and puff at Israel. On cue, Assad threatens to open military front against Israel.

Tel Aviv U Researcher Says Marijuana Can Halt Brain Damage

Marijuana is known to have therapeutic qualities. A Tel Aviv Univ. professor now says a very low dosage of grass also can prevent brain damage. A new study may reach the same conclusion for the heart.

World Financial Honchos to Attend $30,000 Bye-Bye Bash to Fischer

Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Larry Summers will join several other world financial leaders on June 18 for a $30,000 farewell party for...

Poisoned Letters and Death Threat Sent to Obama and Bloomberg

Two deadly weapons are the ricin poison and guns. Two poison letters were sent to Bloomberg and one to Obama. Not by coincidence, both men favor stiff gun control laws.

In Attack on Jews, Arabs Burn Down Arab Owned Fields

On Thursday, Arabs launched an attack on Israelis in and near Yitzhar. It began when they ignited a large fire near an IDF tent...

Hotovely Goes Custom

The newly married MK made a decision to go custom.

Hezbollah Arsenal and Terrorists Caught in Nigeria

Hezbollah’s worldwide terrorist tentacles again are revealed, this time in Nigeria. The haul: 11 anti-tank weapons, dozens of grenades and rifles and dynamite,. The target: Israelis and Westerners.

Israeli Intelligence Officials in Russia to Stop Missile Sale

Everyone is going nuts over Assad’s statement that he already has received Russia’s sophisticated S-300 anti-aircraft missiles. But when did Assad ever tell the truth?

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