is a JTA correspondent in Israel.
April 28, 2013 10:48am
Israel’s Air Force bombed a terrorist training base in Gaza hours after a rocket from the coastal strip struck near a community in southern Israel.
April 25, 2013 7:10pm
The U.S. intelligence community believes Syria used chemical weapons on anti-government rebels.
April 25, 2013 6:43pm
Shmuel Rabinowitz, the rabbi of the Western Wall, said rabbis must weigh whether to oppose a compromise proposal over egalitarian prayer at Judaism’s holiest site.
April 25, 2013 6:17pm
Neil Diamond will donate royalties from his hit song “Sweet Caroline” to help victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.
April 25, 2013 1:55pm
Israel’s Air Force shot down an unmanned aircraft off the coast of Haifa.
April 25, 2013 1:11pm
Supermodel Kate Upton will not go to prom with a Jewish day school student from Los Angeles, after indicating that she might attend.
April 25, 2013 12:46pm
Israel’s state prosecutor will not bring criminal charges against the Israel Prison Service for the death of dual Australian-Israeli national Ben Zygier.
April 25, 2013 10:57am
Israel’s Deputy Finance Minister called haredi Orthodox citizens “parasites” during a radio interview and immediately apologized for the comment.
April 25, 2013 10:53am
Women praying together out loud at the Western Wall in prayer shawls did not disturb the public order and should not have been arrested, an Israeli court found.
April 24, 2013 8:03pm
A Bedouin citizen of Israel who has been jailed in Egypt for 12 years has begun a hunger strike.