is JTA's copy editor. Prior to joining JTA in 2006, he served 15 years as the assistant managing editor at The New York Jewish Week. He also has worked as a reporter and editor in news and sports for daily and weekly newspapers in New Jersey.
July 29, 2010 5:52pm
An Arab man convicted in a Jerusalem court of rape by deception after posing as a Jew has appealed his sentence to Israel’s Supreme Court.
July 28, 2010 10:22pm
An elite Israel Defense Forces unit identified and collected body parts of the seven military personnel killed in the crash of an Israeli military helicopter in central Romania.
July 28, 2010 6:49pm
The late wife of a Jewish man had her wish granted to have his remains moved to a family-owned plot in a Pittsburgh cemetery.
July 28, 2010 6:32pm
The foreign minister of Israel rejected any link between extending a West Bank building freeze and direct talks with the Palestininans.
July 28, 2010 5:41pm
Basketball all-star Amar’e Stoudemire reportedly was on his way to Israel after learning he had Jewish roots.
July 15, 2010 7:51pm
A huge outdoor art poster that features Mickey Mouse’s image with a swastika and a nude woman’s body has outraged Jewish leaders and others in a Polish city.
July 14, 2010 7:32pm
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak reportedly may have had reasons other than poor health to postpone his meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
June 8, 2010 6:45pm
Yuri Foreman says he wants a rematch with Miguel Cotto following surgery to repair the torn meniscus he suffered in their first bout.
June 7, 2010 7:34pm
Yuri Foreman continued to fight through what he called “sharp pain” in his knee in the last three rounds of his super-welterweight championship bout against three-time champion Miguel Cotto at Yankee Stadium.
June 6, 2010 8:21am
A game but limping Yuri Foreman dropped his first title defense when the referee stopped the contest 42 seconds into the ninth round against Miguel Cotto at Yankee Stadium.