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January 22, 2015 6:05pm
At times shadowed by scandal, New York power broker Sheldon Silver now finds himself at the center of one with his arrest on bribery charges totaling nearly $4 million.
January 21, 2015 1:15pm
Proceeds from the sale will go toward paying down United Synagogue’s debt, renting new office space and establishing a foundation to fund ongoing programs, the organization said.
January 20, 2015 12:41pm
Alberto Nisman, the indefatigable prosecutor probing the 1994 AMIA Jewish center bombing, turned up dead a day before he was to present evidence implicating the president in a scheme to cover up Iran’s role in the attack.
January 14, 2015 11:56am
In a startling photo, an eight-day-old infant offers his take on metzitzah b’peh. But is it about the new de Blasio regulations, or the controversial penis-sucking rite?
January 12, 2015 4:50pm
The crux of the dispute: Does Diaspora Jewish life have a future?
January 9, 2015 4:40pm
The two sieges that transfixed France and much of the world on Friday epitomize the problem Islamic radicalism poses in the heart of Europe: It’s a danger to civilized society generally, but especially to Jews.
January 7, 2015 5:20pm
A two-week operation to squeeze 40,000 pounds of pomegranates is a small part of the work of a Skverer organization devoted to helping sick Jews.
January 7, 2015 12:03pm
With the extent of the community center’s financial problems now clear, the local federation is recommending that the 59-year-old institution shut its doors.
December 31, 2014 12:19pm
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December 31, 2014 11:46am
JTA’s story on the easing of USY’s interdating ban generated a firestorm. But if the Conservative movement is looking for a cause for concern, there’s something else it should be worried about.