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  • Police probe post-circumcision death

    Police are investigating the death of an infant who went into cardiac arrest 15 minutes after his circumcision in a north London synagogue Feb. 1.

  • Jerusalem opens alcohol-free bar

    An alcohol-free bar opened in Jerusalem with municipal funding.

  • Arab cleric draws fire

    An Israeli Arab cleric is being investigated for calling for Muslims to rise up against the Jewish state.

  • U.K. teen convicted in attack on Jewish girl

    A teenage girl who attacked a 12-year-old Jewish girl on a London bus last year was found guilty of robbery and attempted robbery.

  • Mother hopes to find Persian Jew

    Family members of a dozen Iranian Jews imprisoned for trying to leave the country illegally — some of whom have been in jail for a decade — say they haven’t lost hope of seeing their loved ones again one day.