May 22, 2012 6:09pm
Eric Greitens, the founder of an organization to reintegrate post-9/11 military veterans into civilian life, is the recipient of the 2012 Charles Bronfman Prize.
May 22, 2012 5:59pm
A Brooklyn man was sentenced to 20 years to life for sexually abusing children in his Orthodox Jewish community.
May 22, 2012 5:47pm
A New Jersey woman who says she was told to “tape down her breasts” has filed suit against an Orthodox-owned lingerie company claiming religious and sexual discrimination.
May 21, 2012 4:09pm
Lillian Jacobs, who was recently featured in a New York Times article for living on the same block for 100 years, has died.
May 20, 2012 6:16am
Shavuot is the holiday which commemorates the Israelites receiving the Torah from Mount Sinai during their wandering in the desert. Since the biblical day when the Jews received the first Torah, many more have been given. Here, the JTA Archive recalls ten moments in history when Jews have given or received The Book (or the…
May 17, 2012 9:46am
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center are collaborating to develop pediatric-specific medical technologies.
May 11, 2012 4:59pm
Israeli President Shimon Peres successfully underwent surgery to treat a hernia.
May 10, 2012 6:48pm
Roman Polanski’s next film will be a political thriller based on the Dreyfus Affair.
May 10, 2012 4:03pm
A group of 10 female Israeli soldiers and terror victims is in New York on a trip sponsored by a Chabad-Lubavitch group.
May 10, 2012 3:30pm
Hebrew College is renegotiating its debt and will be able to keep its flagship Newton Building.