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Cuban Jewish Leader Claims ‘No Anti-Semitism Here’

A Cuban Jewish leader says there is no security problem for the community in the island nation.

Venice Jews Mark 500th Anniversary of World’s First Ghetto

Venetian Jews say the 500th anniversary of the world's first ghetto may present a lesson for new Muslim refugees.

Mazel Tov to Ivanka & Jared On a New Jewish Baby Boy!

Ivanka Trump gave birth on Sunday to a beautiful Jewish baby boy, as her father kept saying on the campaign trail.

Brussels’ Jews Canceled Purim

"We feared additional attacks and contacted the families. To avoid panic, we asked that they take the children one at a time."

Rabbi Lila Kagedan, First Female Rabbi at Orthodox Shul in Melbourne

The Shira Hadasha congregation has appointed an Orthodox female rabbi-in-residence for this May.

New Bible Website Highlights Land of Israel

The entire text of the Tanakh is offered in both English and Hebrew, along with an audio component so readers can hear the Hebrew text.

Jerusalem Terrorist Left Note to Family: Never Mind the Demolished House, It’s Faith that...

During his attack on Tuesday afternoon, al-Tamimi opened fire at police who were out on Salah Al-Din street, wounded one of them and escaped.

IDF to Outsource Kashrut Supervision

Over the past few weeks, IDF Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Gadi Eizenkot has been systematically curtailing the authority of the Military Rabbinate.

Argentina Spymaster Testifies Fernandez Govt Involved in Death of Prosecutor Alberto Nisman

Testimony implies former Pres. Cristina Fernandez and her government may have murdered Alberto Nisman.

Israeli Couple Bringing In Patriarch Jacob’s Biblical Sheep from Canada

A couple wants to reintroduce the ancient species of Jacob sheep in Israel.

Russia Charges Citizen Over Denying Existence of God

It wasn't so long ago the Soviet government would jail a citizen for insisting there IS a God...

Israeli Health Ministry Recommends Against Direct ‘Metzitzah B’Peh’

The purpose of the act is to renew the flow of blood in the traumatized organ after the circumcision, to prevent necrosis.

American Reform Rabbis Warn of Disconnect with Israel

American Reform rabbis do not think Israel has yet gone far enough with compromises for the Movement.

Memo to Trump: ADL Info on Hate Groups Coming All Candidates

Trump gave the ADL an excuse to launch a campaign to educate all presidential candidates on extremists and hate groups.

Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, zt’l, Head of Ponevezh Yeshiva, Laid to Rest

Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, zt'l, was a disciple of Rabbi Chaim of Brisk.

Pro-Israel Bona Fides at Issue in Lawsuit Between Jewish School and Parents

In a lawsuit between a Jewish school and parents, a shul weighs in to give its "pro-Israel" hecksher.

Rabbi Yehuda Glick Acquitted, Hoping to Go Back to Guiding Temple Mount Tours

Police joined hands with our worst enemies in an act that amounted to judicial terrorism.

Now, This Is News: Mir Yeshiva Starts Teaching in Hebrew

"Better to give up the Yiddish and let everyone understand the material, rather than maintain the tradition and lose the students' attention."

Sanders: Pope Francis Also a Socialist

“When [the pope] talks about wealth being used to serve people, not as an end in itself, I agree with that.”

Analysis: Reform Success Enabled by Ultra-Orthodox 4-Seat Loss

UTJ MK Israel Eichler turned their lemons into a kind of lemonade saying he wouldn't give the Reform the satisfaction by leaving government.

Rabbi Emanuel Holzer, z’l, NY Jewish Leader, Passes

Rabbi Emanuel Holzer was one of the first and most active in helping to grow the "kosher food industry" at the OU.

Dead Sea Scrolls Puzzle Pieces to Be Matched via Digitizing

The hands-on virtual workspace that will allow scholars around the world to work together simultaneously.

Analysis: Prosecutor Siding with Reform, Missionaries, Against Rightwing Author

Naturally, in a country without a constitution guaranteeing freedom of speech, the policeman is king.

Rabbis Release Directive for ‘Online Shaming’ of Get Refusers

There is a very fine legal line in Jewish tradition between lashon hara-defamation and public criticism.

2 Muslim Women Enter Miami Beach Synagogue, Ask Questions, Scare Everyone

According to a police incident report, the women asked their Jewish host, "Did you have services already?" and "when are you saying Yizkor?"

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