Leaders of Russia’s Jewish community have criticized a U.S. federal court ruling that fined Russia for refusing to hand over ancient Chasidic texts.
A history of New York Jewry took Jewish book of the year honors in the 2012 National Jewish Book Awards.
The American Red Cross' first-aid procedure still recommends five back slaps and then five abdominal thrusts to deal with choking.
Little Rebecca told the assembled congregation that “the suffering of others should not be forgotten.”
"The settlements erode hope ... of a peace agreement in the future."
The Chicago Bears hired a Jewish head coach, Marc Trestman, to improve their pigskin prowess.
During a visit to an IDF base in Israel’s south on Wednesday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent a message to US President Barack Obama that Israelis will be the ones to determine what is in their best interest, rather than the American president.
Two major Japanese airlines grounded their Boeing 787 Dreamliner airplanes after one was forced to make an emergency landing due to battery problems and a burning smell in the cockpit.
A physical education teacher at a Baltimore Jewish high school was arrested and charged with child abuse.
William Harry Meece, a 40 year old death row inmate from Kentucky who is awaiting execution for murdering three people in 1993, has been denied a request by the Kentucky Court of Appeals to make use of the Institutional Religious Center at the Kentucky State Penitentiary in Eddyville for Jewish prayers.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a public health emergency on Saturday, in the wake of the worst flu outbreak in many years.
The Israeli former bodyguard of teen idol Justin Bieber reportedly sued the pop star for assault.
Congress is debating whether to add Israel to the list of countries that don't need an entry Visa.
Most House members called on Obama to shut down the DC PLO office as punishment for the UN vote.
The Orthodox Jewish parents of a Florida Jewish teen on life support have filed a motion in court to prevent the hospital from removing life-sustaining machines.
There are those who think a politician cannot be charged with anti-Semitism or anti-Zionism if the politician appoints Jews or Israelis to high positions....
Jewish children who want to dress up as a "Jewish Grand Rabbi" or "Jewish Mother Rachel" can now do so, thanks to Walmart
President Obama on Monday nominated former Nebraska senator Chuck Hagel, who has been criticized by Democrats and Republicans alike for his record on Israel, as his new secretary of defense.
The campaign slogan is: "Smear a Bagel, Not Chuck Hagel."
"I think it's none of our business in Israel to intervene in American domestic decisions."
Results of the second inquest matched those of the original in October 2011.
They could name it the Galactic Empire of Palestine, they'd still have to stop at an Israeli checkpoint and present their papers.
The best most pro-Israel leaders were willing to do was downplay the policy-making role of the secretary of defense.
EMET focuses its attention on educating members of Congress about issues crucial to Jews and to Israel.
But the next Quartet meeting will be held in Cairo, where president. Morsi has close ties with Hamas.