December 15, 2013 8:22am
Hundreds gathered at a Washington vigil on the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings to call for tighter gun registration laws.
December 12, 2013 3:49pm
An interfaith telephone effort in support of increased background checks on gun purchases is being held on the one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
December 12, 2013 6:09am
The final version of the congressional defense budget triples the Obama administration’s request for funding for joint U.S.-Israel defense cooperation.
December 11, 2013 4:45pm
Bill Richardson, the former U.N. ambassador known for his efforts to release American captives overseas, called on President Obama to free Jonathan Pollard immediately.
December 11, 2013 3:38pm
The diary of Nazi leader Alfred Rosenberg is set to go on display at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C.
December 11, 2013 10:12am
Vice President Joe Biden said the White House will work with the Jewish community to help Holocaust survivors living in poverty.
December 6, 2013 10:42am
The American Jewish World Service is backing the International Violence Against Women Act, a bill initiated by two Jewish lawmakers.
December 3, 2013 4:11pm
Two groups — one Jewish and one Muslim — are calling on their supporters to fast in support of undocumented immigrants in the United States.
December 3, 2013 10:25am
A red T-shirt reading “Happy Holidays is What Liberals Say” is no longer being offered at the National Republican Congressional Committee’s store.
November 27, 2013 10:31am
Albert Chernin, executive vice chairman emeritus of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs who helped lead the Soviet Jewry movement, has died.
- Israel Police arrest 22 haredi Orthodox men accused of sex crimes
- Bernie Sanders declares ‘victory’ in withdrawal of GOP health bill, Reform movement urges expanding coverage
- Global event held in Buenos Aires for LGBT Jews
- ‘Birthright for moms’ brings nearly 1,000 Jewish dads to Israel
- Millions of Israeli children said at risk of stunted development, possibly from desalinated water