May 16, 2011 6:15pm
The U.S. Justice Department may weigh in on the ownership of Chasidic texts held in Russia in a case that some experts fear could jeopardize Russia-U.S. cultural ties.
May 11, 2011 6:49pm
A new study looks at self-declared Jewish atheists who want Jewish connection, with the aim of developing services to meet their needs. But is that really necessary?
May 11, 2011 3:32pm
The 2nd Ave Deli in New York is under threat for purloining sandwich names.
May 10, 2011 2:57pm
A week of pro-Palestinian and pro-Israel events began calmly at the University of California, San Diego, despite fears of a repeat of last year’s hostilities.
May 9, 2011 5:00pm
A dozen San Francisco Bay Area Jews visited an ongoing protest at a Native American burial site.
May 8, 2011 1:18pm
Rabbi Melissa Weintraub has been awarded $100,000 for her work training Jewish leaders to be effective agents in Israeli-Palestinian relations.
May 6, 2011 6:37pm
A Spanish official has given what is being heralded as the country’s first formal apology for the Inquisition’s killing of Jews.
May 6, 2011 5:30pm
The Los Angeles-based Kabbalah Centre is under investigation by the Internal Revenue Service’s criminal division.
May 6, 2011 4:45pm
Israel’s Ben Gurion International Airport resumed flights after jet fuel contamination had halted all outgoing flights.
May 5, 2011 8:30pm
A new documentary about the 1974 Ma’alot school massacre, made by a 24-year-old Los Angeles filmmaker, will have its world premiere on 250 screens nationwide on the evening of May 9 to mark Israel’s Independence Day.