May 18, 2012 3:39pm
After a 34-year translation project, the Hebrew and Christian Bibles were published for the first time in an Eskimo language.
May 18, 2012 3:18pm
A Japanese bank has halted transactions by the Iranian government in response to a U.S. court ordering a $2.6 billion asset freeze over the 1983 bombing of the U.S. Marines barracks in Beirut.
May 15, 2009 1:42am
Orthodox Jews are expected to rally in Baltimore to protest the potential opening of the Owings Mills JCC on Shabbat afternoons
November 8, 2006 10:00am
U.S. Rep. Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.) pledged to continue seeking a “responsible” way to bring U.S. troops home from Iraq as he moves up to fill a vacant U.S. Senate seat.
November 17, 2004 10:00am
A longtime American Jewish leader stirs controversy at the United Jewish Communities’ General Assembly with comments on President Bush and Jews’ status in America.
September 13, 2000 9:00am
BALTIMORE, Sept. 13 (JTA) — Finalizing the text of what is being billed as the first document on the Jewish view of Christianity was, not surprisingly, filled with tension and controversy. “This is the first major statement by a group of Jewish scholars, congregational rabbis, leaders of national organizations, which acknowledges the changes that have…
July 13, 2000 9:00am
THURMONT, Md., July 12 (JTA) — Sitting on the porch of his 200-year-old house, Gary Megee tapped an ash from his cigarette and expressed little interest in the action down the road. “It don’t impress me too much,” the Vietnam War veteran and small business owner said of the nearby Mideast peace talks. “It’s just…
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