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Buffett Gets Full Ownership of Israeli Company for $2 Billion

American billionaire Warren Buffett paid $2 billion for the remaining 20 percent of the Israeli firm Iscar. Buffett had bought 80 percent of the Iscar...

Arab on Arab Rock Violence, and Stone Throwers Caught

Arabs mistakenly attacked an Arab car, and a group of Arab stone throwers were captured.

Holland’s Jews Welcome New King With Special Prayer and Blessing

Holland’s Jews joined millions in the Dutch country on Wednesday and celebrated the coronation of Willem-Alexander as Holland’s new king with a special prayer...

WJC Plenary Assembly Kicks Off Sunday in Budapest

The World Jewish Congress (WJC) will hold its 14th Plenary Assembly in Budapest, on May 5-7, 2013. They normally assemble in Jerusalem each year....

Police Remove 9/11 Wing from Mosque Site; No Human Remains Found

No imagination could write a weirder post-9/11 script – the removal of a wing from one of the jets hijacked by Muslim terrorists and discovered at the site of a new mosque. No human remains found.

Police Arrest LA Man Accused of Defrauding Iranian-American Jews

The FBI has arrested a Los Angeles man who allegedly operated a Ponzi scheme targeting the city's Iranian Jewish community. Shervin Davatgarzadeh, also known as...

Rare Conjoined Twins Separated at Rambam Hospital

The surgery was a complete success, but the surviving twin is still not out of danger.

Fred Lafer, Longtime Jewish Leader, Dies

Fred Lafer, a longtime leader of several Jewish institutions, died Tuesday in New Jersey after suffering from leukemia. Lafer served as president and chairman of...

Netanyahu Meets with US House Foreign Affairs Committee Delegates

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Wednesday with a delegation of senior members of the U.S.  House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee, led by...

BREAKING: 3 in Custody for Alleged Evidence Tampering in Boston Bombing Case

Three additional suspects are in custody - two had been detained on immigration charges and the third was arrested on May 1 - all for allegedly interfering with evidence sought in connection with the Boston Marathon bombing case.

BBC Yanked Israeli Film on Jewish Exodus from Jerusalem (video)

The BBC strikes again. Known for its bias against Israel, it said that a documentary claiming that man “Palestinians” of today actually are descendants of Jews did “not fit editorially.” How true.

Assad Makes Rare Public Appearance

Syrian President Bashar Assad visited a Damascus power station on May Day Wednesday in a rare public appearance, according to the regime’s television station. The...

In Manhattan, Panelists Try To Narrow The Israeli Cultural Divide

It’s been over a year since global headlines featured Naama Margolese, eight years old at the time, being spit on and verbally assaulted by several haredim in Beit Shemesh for not adhering to their standards of modesty. Understandably, the image of a young girl being called “prostitute” during her walk to school evoked the ire of thousands. The rift between secular and ultra-Orthodox Jews grew in size and depth.

Lebanon Nabs Israeli Who Jumped over Border Fence

The IDF has confirmed reports that Lebanese soldiers caught an Israeli citizen who jumped over the border fence near Rosh HaNikra, on the northeast...

Israel, West Weigh Options Against Syria; Rebels Claim IAF Strike On Weapons Site

JERUSALEM – With strong evidence that Syrian forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have used chemical weapons against civilians, Israeli and Western military commanders are contemplating a series of air strikes and commando operations against a select group of targets inside Syria.

Warren Buffet Buys Out Israeli Firm for $2 Billion

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway is paying $2.05 billion for the remaining 20 percent of IMC International Metalworking Co, otherwise known as Isracar, completing the...

Turkey Discovers Old Jewish Cemetery during Construction

Gravestones and bones from an 18th century Turkish Jewish cemetery 20 feet underground were unearthed during construction on an underground tunnel in the city...

Hungary Bans Protests Against Jewish Congress

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban ordered police to prevent protests and rallies that would disturb the World Jewish Congress General Assembly being held in...

Schneiderman and Silver Push for Early Voting in NY

The NY State Attorney General and Assembly Speaker are proposing an early voting system for New York that they say would improve voter participation...

Nasrallah Admits Hezbollah Fighting the Rebels in Syria

Hezbollah fighters have been killed in Syria – but fewer than 500.

Human Rts Orgs Nominate Anti-Israel Pro-Terror Woman for HR Prize

Will Mona Seif become, like Samira Ibrahim, one whose social media activity rocketed her to a spot in the global limelight, but then caused her ignominious downfall as well?

Obama Cites Liberties, Israel in Heritage Month Declaration

President Obama cited the Jewish striving for freedom and the U.S.-Israel bond in his Jewish American Heritage Month declaration. "Jewish immigrants from all over the...

Abbas’ Fatah Party Praises ‘Hero’ Who Stabbed Jew to Death

The Fatah party, headed by Mahmoud “Peace Partner” Abbas, quickly responded to Tuesday’s murder of a Jew. It did not condemn it, No, it praised the terrorist. John Kerry, are you reading this?

Syria-Lebanon Threat Sparks Surprise Army Reserve Call-Up Drill

Obama gets ready to strike Assad. Hezbollah drags Lebanon into the war. And guess who is the most likely victim? Israel. That’s why the IDF called up 2,000 reservists for a surprise drill in the north.

Jewish Girls Protest Outside Terrorist’s Hospital Room

A group of girls managed to reach the hospital room in Beilinson (Rabin) Hospital, where the terrorist who murdered Evyatar Borovsky is currently recovering. The girls...

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