The local Chabad House, which opened last year, is among several Jewish groups taking action in flood-ravaged Louisiana, where five people have died and thousands were evacuated.
A California synagogue asked movie star Mel Gibson for a donation, suggesting it would remedy his poor reputation regarding Jews. More ▸
By Sue Fishkoff
One of the vandals who attacked a northern California synagogue left behind yellow paint footprints, police told a local television station. More ▸
By Toby Axelrod
The German state of Brandenburg will help build a new synagogue in the former East German city of Potsdam. More ▸