September 20, 2012 3:31pm
More than $2.48 billion in additional funds recovered from the Bernard Madoff Ponzi scheme have been sent to individuals and organizations bilked out of their investments.
September 13, 2012 2:14pm
Forging a heretofore elusive partnership of research, public policy and professional fieldwork is at the heart of an effort to deal with child abuse, with an Israeli institute and American Jewish foundation trying to lead the way.
September 10, 2012 3:09pm
With the Siyum HaShas a fresh memory and a new Talmud study cycle begun, Jews from varying walks of life say they were inspired to pick up the Daf Yomi — the daily Talmud study program that takes more than seven years to complete.
September 7, 2012 6:15pm
Canada has closed its embassy in Tehran, listed Iran as a state sponsor of terrorism and expelled all Iranian diplomats from Canada.
September 7, 2012 5:08pm
Chabad-Lubavitch has purchased a building in midtown Manhattan for $42 million.
September 7, 2012 12:47pm
Chabad-Lubavitch’s Rabbinical College of America in Morristown, N.J., plans to ordain 280 new rabbis at an event that the movement is billing as the largest ordination class in the modern era.
September 6, 2012 2:27pm
Art Modell, former owner of the NFL’s Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns, has died.
September 6, 2012 9:53am
About 50 high-ranking federal and state law enforcement officials met with an equal number of leading American Jewish officials for their first “table top” threat exercise.
August 31, 2012 1:30pm
A polling site in a New York City neighborhood was moved after some Jewish voters raised concerns about violating their religious beliefs by having to enter the building.
August 30, 2012 5:27pm
Aside from leaving a bar mitzvah without a caterer, a leaky chapel door and a few rattled nerves, Hurricane Isaac largely spared Jewish New Orleans.