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Watch: US Peace Envoy Jason Greenblatt Spends Wednesday Touring Israel-Gaza Border

The Kerem Shalom Crossing "shows how [Israel] is trying to help the people of Gaza under very challenging and trying circumstances," said US peace envoy Jason Greenblatt.

Victory for Israel & US at Security Council: UNIFIL Mandate Expanded

"The resolution requires UNIFIL to open its eyes, and forces it to act against Hezbollah's terror buildup in the area."

Tillerson Gives In, Will Appoint Anti-Semitism Czar with $130,000 Budget and 1 Staff

As late as June, Tillerson wasn’t sure the State Department should have a special anti-Semitism envoy, saying he was concerned the role could actually take attention away from the efforts to fight anti-Semitism.

OU, RCA, Raising Funds, Encouraging Prayers, to Help Houston’s Jews

In parts of the Houston area, the slow-moving tropical storm Harvey has set a record for rainfall from a single storm anywhere in the continental United States, with 51.88 inches since the storm began. According to the Harris County Flood Control District, as much as 30% of Harris County’s 1,800 square miles of land is flooded.

Guterres, Trump Envoys, Split on Settlements’ Future

The Americans asked the PA leadership to "keep a low profile" and not initiate new moves at the UN, so that the Administration could advance President Trump's peace plan.

Israeli-US Energy Research & Development to Triple

The governments will jointly invest an additional $8 million in energy research and development.

Day School Becomes a Shelter in Houston As SuperStorm Harvey Batters Texas, Louisiana

“The Jewish Community Center is turning into a command center. Jewish Family Services is flooded. They're helping people by phone.”

With Stores Flooded, Kosher Food Has Run Out in Houston

Hurricane Harvey flooded two of the few main supermarkets carrying kosher food and caused the other two to shut down as well—one has been turned into a shelter by authorities—and supplies are now beginning to run low.

Israeli-US Energy R&D to Increase Threefold

The Israeli government energy-related ministries and the US Department of Energy deepen their cooperation in research and development by tripling their budget threefold, according to...

Watch as Conan O’Brien Dines With ‘Top Dog’ in Jerusalem

On Monday O'Brien toured around the holy city of Jerusalem. He is also expected to visit Bethlehem during his week-long stay.

Tillerson to Chris Wallace: Trump Speaks for Himself on Charlottesville

The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination has rebuked the US for its “failure at the highest political level to unequivocally reject racist violent events.”

Netanyahu: Conan Who?

Very cute Mr. Prime Minister, but don't give up your day job.

Help the Jewish Community of Houston

"As the extent of the damage becomes clear, it is obvious that this community will need significant financial help in order to rebuild."

Court Stops Demolition of 100-Year-Old Boro Park Synagogue, Chevra Anshei Lubavich

The sellers claim the building is dilapidated; the congregants vehemently deny the charge, saying it's not true.

Houston Under Water as SuperStorm Harvey Drenches Texas

Video footage showed waist-high water and rescued families who spoke of waiting for help from second floors and attics.

Conan O’Brien Jokes His Way Through Journey in Holy Land

Conan, an Irish Catholic, said he was looking forward to visiting the ancient sites in Israel, and said he would travel to Jerusalem and Bethlehem.

Washington Post Columnist Attacks Netanyahu for Being Too Trump-Like

Rothkopf's attack is so bereft of fact and so dependent entirely on the ways the author maligns facts and impressions about Israel's tough issues, one must wonder from which yard this cat has dragged his other gifts into the house.

Jewish Inmates in Idaho Prisons to Receive Kosher Food, Traif Reparations

The federal court will now decide the compensation due the Jewish prisoners for the years during which they were forced to "defile themselves by eating religiously prohibited food."

White House Denies Kushner Said Settlement Freeze Could Bring Down Netanyahu

US sources also denied a report on Israel's Channel 10 Saturday night that Abbas told his American guests he had no intention to stop payments to terrorists sitting in Israeli jails, nor to released terrorists or the families of dead terrorists.

Hurricane Harvey Downgraded But Still Dangerous to Texas

After Hurricane Harvey, experts warn Texans that alligators have sought shelter on higher ground, including in residential areas.

As Trump Mulls Keeping Fed Chair Yellen, Gary Cohn Confesses He Considered Resigning over...

Cohn told the Financial Times on Friday he had written a resignation letter after Trump's feeble response to the neo-Nazi protests in Charlottesville.

North Korea Launches Short-Range Ballistic Missiles During US-SK War Games

“The U.S. Pacific Command determined the three ballistic missile launches from North Korea did not pose a threat to Guam.”

Nefesh B’Nefesh: High Costs of Jewish Education Main Reason for Orthodox Aliyah

"A family with three children attending private Jewish education in the US must budget on average $80,000 a year for tuition alone."

Shurat HaDin Going After Statues of Anti-Semitic New Amsterdam Governor

Judging historical figures according to our most current social mores is politically beneficial.

US Calls Kushner-Abbas Meeting ‘Fruitful’ But Doesn’t Specify ‘Fruits’

The US Consulate—rather than the US embassy in Tel Aviv—said the US-run talks are the best way to reach a comprehensive peace agreement.

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