New York Declares Public Health Emergency As Measles Cases Approach 300

Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday declared a public health emergency in several zip codes in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to stem a nascent measles outbreak among Orthodox Jewish children.

Israeli Tactical Training Academy in US Teaches American Jews to Fight Back

“We can not wait for another Shabbat to pass with Jews unarmed and unprepared in our synagogues.”

Saudi Questioned in Boston Terrorist Attack

It took the White House an hour or more until it could bring itself to say that the attacks in Boston were “terror.” A Saudi student is under questioning. But it is just an “isolated” incident.

Legal Group Probes de Blasio, NYPD Over Alleged Targeting of Jews in Brooklyn

It comes after New York Mayor Bill de Blasio upset many with a series of tweets about hundreds gathered in the Williamsburg neighborhood for the funeral of a respected rabbi.

Netanyahu Tells Tillerson Moving US Embassy to Jerusalem Would ‘Right Historic Wrong’

Moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem would "shatter the Palestinian fantasy that Jerusalem isn’t the capital of Israel."

Pompeo in Iraq as Iran Moves Ballistic Missiles in Persian Gulf

It’s believed Iran may be weighing an attack in response to the Trump administration’s stepped-up sanctions against Tehran.

White House Admits Assad Used Chemical Weapons

France and Britain have said it. Israel said it categorically. Assad used chemical weapons, the red line for Obama to intervene in Syria. Now the US figures out it’s true – but just a bit. So let’s wait.

Two Polls Show Most Americans Oppose ‘ObamaDeal’

Growing opposition to the nuclear agreement could break the back of "uncertain" Democrats in Congress.

Hollywood Star Mayim Bialik Asks to Light a Torch on Israel’s 70th Independence Day

In addition to Bialik, Ivanka Trump and Alan Dershowitz have also been suggested as candidates.

US Supreme Court to Hear Germany’s Demand to Reject Victims of Nazi Looting

"Germany seeks to eliminate recourse for Nazi-looted art and the Court will have the chance to answer this question of critical importance for Holocaust victims.”

36 Advocacy Groups Demand Action at UC Irvine after Anti-Semitic Protest

They call on UCI chancellor to implement recently passed regents statement on anti-Semitism.

Poll: 78% of Republicans Support Israel versus 53% of Democrats

The Republican Jewish Coalition: "Over the last dozen years of Gallup polling on this question, there has been a clear trend: Republican support for Israel has risen steadily, moving from 60% to a high of 85%, while Democrat support has been relatively flat, at around 50%."

Obama Censures LA Clippers’ Jewish Owner for Racist Comments (Video)

Just as sad as Sterling’s racist comments is that Jewish leaders tacitly accept his having a non-Jewish mistress.

Tickets for Netanyahu’s Speech ‘Hotter than Fresh Latkes’

The anti-Netanyahu crowd, in the spirit of topsy-turvy Purim, drummed up support for his speech.

Israel Says F-16 Barak Sale to Croatia is Dead, Croatia ‘Blameless’

“Unforseen problems” have ended the deal, according to the Israeli Defense Ministry.

New York Gov. Mario Cuomo, 82, Passes Away

Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo, 82, passed away just hours after his son Andrew was sworn in as governor a second time.

Obama Goofs Up on Hand-Over-Heart During Anthems

President Barack Obama began chatting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu as the Israeli Army band played The Star Spangled Banner at the welcoming ceremony...

House Passes Measure Giving $500 Million in Aid to Israel; Sanctions Iran and Assad

The assistance authorizes cooperation with Israel on counter-tunnel and counter-aerial capabilities, and $500 million for developing and procuring the Iron Dome, David’s Sling and Arrow weapon systems.

US President Barack Obama Issues a Statement for Hanukkah

Michelle and I send our warmest wishes to all those celebrating Hanukkah around the world.

On Rosh Hashanah Eve Israel’s F-35 Fleet Reaches 7 Fighters

Israel plans to procure 50 F-35s eventually, with each aircraft costing about $96 million.

South Florida County May Repeal ‘Kosher Tax’ After Complaints by Businesses

The heavily Jewish Broward County has been collecting permit fees for nearly 40 years, but on Sept. 10, commissioners will vote on whether or not to repeal the kosher-license regulations.

Virginia Goes to Clinton with Trump Edging Past Rubio

Clinton won a quick race in Virginia, with Trump and Rubio battling it out until Trump edged out Rubio.

Groggers’ Yidvid Nose Job Doc in Trouble with ASPS

A Miami plastic surgeon decided on an innovative way to reach the market of nose job enthusiasts – young Jews ages 15-30 – and have fun doing it. He hired the Groggers, an up and coming Orthodox rock band, and traded a nose job for their hilarious Jewish video entermercial "Jewcan Sam." Now the American Society of Plastic Surgeons wants to lower the boom on the guy.

US Spy Agencies Hired At Least 1,000 Nazis, New Book Alleges

The book should make Jews in America fell a little bit queasy, to say the least.

Rocket Fire Again Targets Iraqi Base Housing American Troops

There was no immediate information on casualties.

Jordan Bombs ISIS while US Debates

Americans are so paralyzed by dumb and useless wars that they can't move when they have to.

ISIS Calls for Attacks on Americans, Says Obama is ‘Mule of the Jews’

The ISIS spokesman issued a statement that said the coalition led by the United States against ISIS was the “final campaign of the crusaders.”

Bibi Apologizes to Arabs but Obama Does not Apologize to Jews

Why is the black kettle that whistles to Arabs to vote called "democratic" and the one that urges Jews to vote called "racist?"

Rumsfeld Objects to Pollard’s Release

Rumsfeld tweeted on Monday: “Releasing spy Jonathan Pollard doesn’t make the #IranDeal any less of a disaster for Israel & the free world.”

Guess What: 2013 Was a Great Pro-Israel Year on US Campuses!

There were many gloriously bright pro-Israel lights to celebrate on U.S. campuses in 2013.

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