April 4, 2013 2:13pm
Sheldon Adelson, a major benefactor of Jewish and Israeli causes, will face courtroom cameras in an upcoming trial despite safety concerns based on his views on Israel.
March 19, 2013 7:05pm
A U.S. appeals court panel heard arguments on whether Americans born in Jerusalem can list Israel as their place of birth on passports and birth certificates.
March 14, 2013 1:33pm
Lesley Weiss, an advocate for Jews in the countries of the former Soviet Union, was reappointed as chair of the Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad.
March 13, 2013 10:54am
The former head of Empire Kosher Poultry and a freelance writer are the newest members of the United States Holocaust Memorial Council.
March 13, 2013 10:35am
Eighty-nine members of the U.S. Congress signed a letter calling on Turkey’s prime minister to retract his comments blasting Zionism.
March 13, 2013 10:31am
Two U.S. senators asked the president of Argentina to end her country’s agreement with Iran to establish a “truth commission” on the 1994 bombing of the Buenos Aires Jewish community center.
March 12, 2013 2:24pm
American Jews held solidarity rallies in several U.S. cities to protest Israeli limitations on women’s prayer at Jerusalem’s Western Wall.
March 10, 2013 10:37am
Two Jewish-affiliated groups announced new relief for victims of superstorm Sandy.
March 6, 2013 3:55pm
The U.S. government had information five months before the start of the 1973 Yom Kippur War that a conflict was imminent, a recently uncovered State Department memo shows.
March 1, 2013 10:14am
About 50 people rallied in front of a congressional office building to protest a government employee’s refusal to grant his wife a Jewish divorce.