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  • German conference to address Jewish education

    An upcoming conference in Germany will address “Jewish Education in a Multicultural Europe.”

  • Mofaz addresses Iranians on nukes

    An Israeli Cabinet minister denounced Iran’s nuclear program in a Farsi-language radio address.

  • Libby found guilty

    A jury convicted Lewis “Scooter” Libby of four of five counts in a perjury trial.

  • Peter Yarrow in Israel on anti-bully program

    Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary traveled to Israel to promote his anti-bullying program.

  • Druze beauty’s dream dashed

    A Druze woman withdrew from Israel’s beauty pageant after a dispute with her community.

  • Israel to curb airport profiling

    Israel’s domestic security chief ordered new screening equipment installed at Ben-Gurion Airport to reduce selective “profiling” of Arab passengers.

  • Europe keen to renew P.A. aid

    When Mahmoud Abbas announced in Mecca that an agreement had been reached for a Palestinian unity government, Europe’s united position toward the Palestinian Authority came apart at the seams.

  • Reform praises Maryland on death penalty

    The Reform movement praised Maryland’s governor for supporting a repeal of the state’s death penalty.

  • Tartman withdraws nomination

    Israel’s tourism minister-designate withdrew over an accreditation scandal.

  • Rabbi says he was misled by Farrakhan

    Rabbi Marc Schneier said he had been misled by the Nation of Islam about the nature of a recent interfaith dialogue organized by the group’s leader, Louis Farrakhan.