August 13, 2013 5:18pm
The New York Jewish communal world reacted with shock this week to news that William Rapfogel, longtime head of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty and a major player in New York’s Jewish community, had been fired for alleged financial improprieties.
August 13, 2013 10:33am
Former Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty leader William Rapfogel is the focus of a criminal investigation into financial corruption, it was revealed Tuesday.
August 12, 2013 12:59pm
Jewish federations and national organizations have pushed in recent years to bring the scope of the problem to public attention while providing aid and services to its young victims.
August 8, 2013 10:56am
Some residents of the Solomon Islands believe they have discovered the temple’s historic location.
July 31, 2013 4:20pm
Rabbi Aaron Panken was elected president of The Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, the Reform movement’s rabbinical school.
July 26, 2013 1:47pm
Bulgaria released the names and photographs of two people it says carried out the Burgas bombing last July that killed five Israelis and their Bulgarian bus driver.
July 25, 2013 4:55pm
After decades of decline, small-town Jewish communities in the South are seeing some new signs of Jewish life.
July 23, 2013 11:29am
A measles outbreak in Brooklyn is over, the New York City Department of Health said.
July 22, 2013 2:17pm
Some would-be immigrants to Israel have seen their travel plans run aground amid a labor action by Foreign Ministry employees.
July 22, 2013 9:53am
Nothing can sour a relationship like arguing over where to live. Thanks to a new dating website, Jewish singles won’t have to.
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- Ivanka Trump’s rabbi says permission to travel on Shabbat didn’t come from him
- White House uses ‘Jerusalem, Israel’ in live feed of Trump visit
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- 10,000 Israeli police and counterterrorism officials to secure Trump visit