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Rabbi Metzger Released from Jail, Under House Arrest on Heavy Bond

24 Kislev 5774 – November 27, 2013
An Israel court has released former Chief Ashkenazi Rabbi Yona Metzger from jail but ordered him under house arrest with a bond of nearly...

Senegal’s UN Chair: 2014 Year of Solidarity with Palestinians

Senegal is a source, transit, and destination country for children and women trafficked for the purposes of forced labor and commercial sexual exploitation.

ADL: 2012 Hate Crime Statistics Report ‘Seriously Flawed’

Foxman: Law enforcement under-reporting must be addressed.

Israeli Chief Rabbinate Issues Restrictions on Mikvah Attendants

Israel’s Chief Rabbinate issued restrictions on the extent to which mikvah attendants may question and interact with women visiting the ritual baths. According to a...

White House Talks Iran Deal with Jewish Groups

The White House held at least two phone calls with Jewish leaders to explain aspects of the interim sanctions-for-nuclear-rollbacks deal between Iran and major...

Israel, EU Agree on R&D Project, Despite Settlement Guidelines

Israel and the European Union have agreed on a compromise under which Israel will join the Horizon 2020 research and development project despite new...

Israeli Hollywood Producer Admits Helping Israel Develop Nuclear Weapons

Famous Israeli Hollywood producer finally admits he was a spy for Israel and helped his country acquire the technology for nuclear weapons

12 Yr Old Jew Not Knockout Victim, Attacker Bullied to Attack Him

13 yr old assailant was told he'd "lose respect" if he didn't punch someone in the face, so the 12 yr old he punched was not deemed victim of "Knockout."

‘Jewish Taliban’ Ordered to Return to Quebec

The group left Quebec for Ontario last week. They all left at once, in the middle of the night, in rented buses.

‘Injustice Ministry’ Clears Police for Using Stun Gun on Settler

24 Kislev 5774 – November 26, 2013
A United Nations report says the use of electric shock “Taser” guns is a form of torture. The US uses it only in extreme cases. And Israel? It is okay to shoot a settler, lying on the floor, with electric shocks.

Singer Arik Einstein Dead at 74

Einstein, 74, is considered Israel's greatest singer of all times.

IDF Kills Three PA Salafist Terrorists in Heart of Judea and Samaria

The IDF’s elimination of a Hevron-area Salafist jihad terror cell that plotted to kill Palestinian Authority officials as well as Israelis is evidence that Abbas cannot control terror, not even against his own people.

ZOA: Iran Deal Is Munich, Obama Is Chamberlain

The Zionist Organization of America blasted the interim Iran deal in the strongest terms, describing the agreement concluded over the weekend in Geneva between ...

Dershowitz: Iran Deal Could Be ‘Cataclysmic Error’​

Harvard Law School professor and vocal Israel supporter Alan Dershowitz said the deal reached in Geneva under which Iran promised to stop uranium enrichment...

Disney Buys Israeli Animation of ‘Dolphin Boy’

Disney Documentary has bought the Israeli animated story of “Dolphin Boy,” about an Israeli Arab who became mute after being a brutal beating in...

Israeli Mom to Ask High Court to Block Rabbis’ Circumcision Order

Israel’s Supreme Court soon may have to decide if it wants to set off fireworks and take on a case that involves the authority of a rabbinical court to order a circumcision.

President Peres Honors Elie Wiesel in New York

Elie Wiesel received the President’s Medal of Distinction from Israeli President Shimon Peres in a ceremony in New York Monday night. Wiesel, a survivor of...

Arab IDF Soldier Gets Medal for Killing Terrorist

Two soldiers received medals on Monday for their quick action. Oh, and one of the soldiers is an Arab.

The ‘Chicken Lady’ Who Helped the Poor Dies at Age 90

Bracha Kapach, wife of a scholarly rabbi from Yemen and more widely known as the “Chicken Lady,” died Tuesday morning in Jerusalem at the...

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