is a JTA correspondent in Israel.
April 28, 2013 12:23pm
An immigrant to the United States who plotted to blow up synagogues in New York City was sentenced to five years in jail.
April 28, 2013 11:48am
The mother of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers spoke with her older son about going to “Palestine.”
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.