Fischer, 70, succeeds Janet Yellen, who was elevated to Fed chairwoman in February to follow Ben Bernanke. All three are Jewish.
Divorced father stabbed to death his two American children after they arrived in Israel for a visit.
For Lowey, the question is whether she will break with the Obama Administration, which has signaled willingness to continue funding the new Hamas-infused Palestinian Authority.
Prime Minister Netanyahu met today with former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and asked him to support Israel's fight against Arab terrorism. "You know...
Jewish Republicans retire to lick their wounds, consider future after shock of Cantor loss to no-name Tea Party candidate
The Rabbinical Alliance of America warns support for BDS against Israel is tantamount to Biblical murder.
The State Department briefing makes for such fascinatingly convoluted reading, in order to justify Obama's position to fund PUG, and consequently Hamas.
The scramble is now on as to who will get to replace Cantor.
Al Qaeda's ISIL guerrilla force seized northern Iraq on Tuesday, leading to questions about America's promises to fight the war on terror.
Rocket attack from Gaza starts off the morning in southern Israel to show the new PA unity government is the 'same old thing.'
Eric Cantor, the only Republican Jew in Congress, lost the Virginia primary race.
A swastika and other anti-Semitic graffiti were scrawled outside two synagogues in San Francisco, the northern California JWeekly website reported. The website said that...
Kosher barbecue experts, fire up your grills! You will be tested in southern Connecticut this fall.
"Jew Incinerator" teen bullies in Chicago tormented a student, got slapped on the wrist. Message?
The "only sane plan" is to annex Area C in Judea and Samaria, says Economy Minister Naftali Bennett. Coalition crisis ahead?
The Lebanese Hezbollah guerrilla fighters are the most heavily armed in the region, other than Israel, the IDF warns.
Arab media are salivating over Jewish squabbles about internal Israeli divisions on policy reported by wire services.
A new petition has been launched demanding the release of incarcerated Israeli Jonathan Pollard.
The Prime Minister didn't mince words at Sunday's cabinet meeting, slamming the int'l community for embracing the Hamas government, while praising Australia for its moral clarity.
The US has been going after international banks who may have violated new money laundering laws.