May 16, 2012 3:19pm
A bishop for a traditionalist Catholic breakaway group said the relationship between Jews and Christians is a fundamentally antagonistic one.
May 16, 2012 2:18pm
Israeli author Aharon Appelfeld became the oldest person to win the coveted Independent Foreign Fiction Prize.
May 16, 2012 2:01pm
A Pennsylvania congressman apologized for sending out a letter that called for Middle East peace negotiations between the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat and the comatose former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.
May 15, 2012 8:27pm
A New Hampshire lawmaker was permitted back in the House chamber after apologizing three times for saluting and shouting “Sieg Heil.”
May 15, 2012 3:59pm
As couples continue to personalize their weddings, many are giving egalitarian slants to ceremonial aspects that largely had been ignored outside the Orthodox world.
May 15, 2012 2:32pm
A suburban New York father is suing his school district over the anti-Semitic taunting of his son.
May 1, 2012 3:18pm
The change in terminology recognizes the elevated professional role that cantors have in modern times and eliminates some barriers they have faced in their clergy work, say officials of the Reform movement.
April 26, 2012 3:22pm
An Israeli teenager won the International Bible Contest in Jerusalem, with a New York teen finishing second.
April 26, 2012 2:44pm
The Obama campaign is returning the donation of a hedge fund manager who is accused of defrauding members of his Persian-Jewish community in Los Angeles.
April 26, 2012 2:26pm
A Baltimore judge denied an alleged assault victim’s request to drop criminal charges against two Baltimore Jewish brothers accused of beating the black teen.
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