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Association for Israel Studies backs US student detained at Israeli airport

56 min 48 sec ago
Academic group says the best place to learn about the Jewish state is at one of its top universities

Judge tosses Stormy Daniels’ defamation suit against Trump

1 hour 26 min ago
Porn star ordered to pay President's legal fees; not connected to suite to void $130,000 paid to her as part of a nondisclosure agreement signed days before the 2016 election

In Denmark, the world’s only happy Holocaust commemoration event

2 hours 5 min ago
Danish Jews commemorate being saved 75 years ago when 7,200 Jews from the Nazi-occupied Scandinavian land were ferried aboard small ships to neutral Sweden

At Golan crossing reopening, Druze yearn to see family soon

2 hours 44 min ago
The sole crossing between Israel's Golan Heights and Syria has been closed for seven years after being overrun by jihadists during the Syrian civil war

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies at 65

3 hours 29 min ago
Allen succumbed to a recurrence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; the billionaire philanthropist had pledged to give away the majority of his vast fortune

Saudis said ready to concede writer was slain in botched interrogation

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 23:44
Trump says he has heard the report from CNN and doesn't know if it true, earlier he said 'rogue killers' could have been behind the death of Jamal Khashoggi

Opposition leader: PM sowing internal hatred, eroding Israel’s democracy

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 23:11
Tzipi Livni says Netanyahu pitting brother against brother for 'cynical political' purposes. 'I hope this is the last Knesset during which he is prime minister'

Marilyn Monroe’s Jewish prayer book is being put up for auction

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 22:48
Siddur was used by actress after she converted to Judaism ahead of her marriage to writer Arthur Miller; bids start at $4,600

Dallas commissioner sends mailer comparing Trump and Hitler

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 22:24
Jewish groups slam John Wiley Price for 'highly inappropriate' political ad using Nazi leader to galvanize Democratic voters

Democrats push back after NY Times says party is drifting on Israel

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 22:17
Looking to unseat Republicans in November midterms, opposition lawmakers scramble to reaffirm support for Jewish state

LA Jewish group pulls funding for Canary Mission-linked NGO

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 21:47
Jewish Community Foundation suspends grants to Israel-based Megamot Shalom, says 'no indication' previous support went to controversial anti-Israel blacklist

I screamed ‘What do you want from me?’: Hasidic victim describes Brooklyn attack

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 21:26
Leopold Schwartz says cab driver Farrukh Afzal assaulted him without provocation: 'If he had a knife, he would stab me on the spot'

US envoy calls rock attack that killed Palestinian woman ‘reprehensible’

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 21:22
Consulate in Jerusalem sends condolences to family of Aisha Rabi; comments from US don't mention claims that Israelis suspected in attack

Palestinian man pleads for justice after wife killed in highway stoning

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 21:18
Yakoub Rabi, 52, insists that settlers hurled a stone at his car, which hit his wife Aisha's head, killing her, last Friday night; Israeli authorities probing incident

Police said set to recommend charging former PM aides, ex-navy chief in sub case

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 21:05
Source tells Hadashot news channel alleged bribery affair 'one of worst corruption scandals ever investigated by police'

German police ‘not ruling out terror’ motive in Cologne hostage-taking

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 20:36
Suspect, badly wounded when police stormed train station, claimed to be member of Islamic State; officials believe he is a Syrian immigrant

Forensics team searches Saudi consulate over missing writer

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 20:16
Investigators to look for signs Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the building, hours after cleaning crew enters with bleach

Australian PM mulls recognizing Jerusalem as capital, moving embassy

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 20:02
Scott Morrison says potential shift would not negate support for 2-state solution; move comes as former envoy to Israel Dave Sharma runs for critical seat in heavily Jewish area

Druze resume protests against nation-state law as Knesset returns from break

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 19:57
Minority group says controversial legislation enshrines inequality in Israel; MK says law a 'disgrace' and 'betrayal' of the community

Study finds more Israelis identify with Conservative, Reform Judaism

Mon, 15/10/2018 - 19:53
12-13% of Israeli see themselves as part of liberal religious streams, JPPI survey shows, though few are active members of synagogues