May 17, 2011 3:43pm
Ohev Sholom-The National Synagogue in Washington, D.C., has become the first U.S. synagogue to earn Energy Star certification from the Environmental Protection Agency.
May 16, 2011 8:17pm
A Christian divinity school in Los Angeles expands into a multi-faith university offering Jewish, Muslim and Christian clerical training
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 9, 2011 3:35pm
A Chasidic paper in Brooklyn removed Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton from the White House photo of U.S. officials watching the deadly raid on Osama bin Laden’s hideout.
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.