What did President Trump tell American Jewish leaders?

The full transcript of President Trump's pre-holiday conference call with Jewish leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2018, 10:42 PM

Trump: I have a personal connection to Judaism

President Trump touts his accomplishments, highlights his 'Jewish connection' in pre-holiday conference call with American Jewish leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2018, 8:44 PM

Senate candidate Roy Moore sues Sacha Baron Cohen over TV prank

Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice and senate candidate Roy Moore sues comedian who posed as Israeli counter-terror expert.JTA, 9/6/2018, 7:50 PM

BDS hysteria misplaced, says veteran campus Jewish educator

'BDS not our most pressing problem ... Students with no sense of Jewish identity, history, legacy, destiny won't give damn about Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 9/6/2018, 1:41 PM

Trump demands New York Times 'turn over' editorial writer

Trump blasts 'gutless' anonymous writer claiming to be part of 'resistance' within the administration. 'The swamp is trying to fight back.'Guy Cohen, 9/6/2018, 12:55 PM

Piece of Texas heading to US Embassy in Israel

Greg Abbott presents cornerstone plaque for US Jerusalem Embassy recounting Texas-Israel connection.Mordechai Sones, 9/6/2018, 11:27 AM

Anti-Semitic online post says Jews are taking over Indiana U

Post in student publication complains a 'bunch of hairy stink rude obnoxious jews' are overtaking the Indiana University campus.JTA, 9/6/2018, 9:51 AM

Trump admin official: I am part of 'resistance' to the President

New York Times publishes anonymous op-ed allegedly by member of Trump administration who says there's resistance to the President.Ben Ariel, 9/6/2018, 6:54 AM

NSC: Report that Trump offered Abbas a meeting 'untrue'

NSC spokesman blasts Israeli report that Trump offered PA chairman a meeting, urges PA to engage with US 'positively and constructively.'Tal Polon, 9/5/2018, 7:29 PM

Dubai flight to JFK quarantined after passengers reported sick

Emirates Airline plane quarantined upon landing in NY, after passengers became ill during flight.Tal Polon, 9/5/2018, 6:15 PM

Israeli youth dies in Yosemite

Reports indicate 18-year-old Jerusalem resident died after losing balance and falling from a cliff in California's Yosemite National Park.Tal Polon, 9/5/2018, 3:54 PM

Michigan Democrat: Hamas legitimate - Israel is the aggressor

Democratic candidate for Michigan Governor refuses to denounce BDS, while running mate has history of anti-Israel statements.David Rosenberg, 9/5/2018, 1:33 PM

Anthony Scaramucci: Maybe Woodward's book is all true. So, what?

Ex-White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci reacts to Bob Woodward’s book derided as 'fabrication' by White House.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2018, 9:51 AM

Trump: Book claiming I planned Assad assassination 'fabrication'

White House pushes back against new book by Bob Woodward as cabinet members deny quotes attributed to them. 'This is a con job'.David Rosenberg, 9/5/2018, 8:47 AM

Magazine drops Steve Bannon as festival headliner after backlash

New Yorker drops Breitbart News chief, former White House advisor, after high-profile stars pledge to withdraw over his participation.JTA, 9/5/2018, 7:55 AM

Monica Lewinsky explains walkout during live Jerusalem interview

Anti-bullying advocate who gained national attention at center of Clinton scandal says Israeli interviewer misled her, violated agreement.JTA, 9/4/2018, 9:45 AM

Michigan: Anti-Semitic flyers posted on Detroit-area church.

Police say anti-Semitic flyers supporting the Daily Stormer don't constitute crime, are protected under First Amendment.JTA, 9/3/2018, 1:11 PM

NY man looking for kidney makes plea on Times Square billboard

50-year-old Marc Weiner survived cancer - but lost both his kidneys, forcing him to endure regular dialysis treatments.JTA, 9/2/2018, 8:34 PM

Meghan McCain mocks Trump during eulogy for her father

Megan McCain weaves attack on President Trump into eulogy. Trump does not turn other cheek, answers her on Twitter.Mordechai Sones, 9/2/2018, 11:25 AM

Joe Lieberman lauds McCain’s accommodation of Jewish observance

In eulogy for John McCain, Joe Lieberman recalls McCain’s accommodation of Lieberman’s Jewish observance and his love of Jerusalem.JTA, 9/2/2018, 10:24 AM

Tufts students: ‘Colonizing Palestine’ class demonizes Israel

New course denies Jewish indigeneity to Israel, presents one-sided narrative as truth, student group says.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2018, 11:55 PM

Brooklyn: Employee at Reform temple arrested for assault

Man arrested for committing sexual assault at Brooklyn Reform temple.JTA, 8/31/2018, 8:33 AM

Map hack renames New York 'Jewtropolis'

Snapchat apologizes after hack affixes city with the anti-Semitic monicker.Tzvi Lev, 8/30/2018, 8:34 PM

Reconstructionist synagogue becomes haven for refugees

Olympia, Washington synagogue announces it has become a 'sanctuary congregation' willing to house migrants.JTA, 8/30/2018, 6:32 PM

Headstones toppled at NJ Jewish cemetery

Vandals topple New Jersey headstones, including one belonging to Jewish World War II veteran.JTA, 8/30/2018, 5:10 PM

Charges dropped against New Mexico extremist Muslims

Suspects from New Mexico compound where extremists reportedly taught kids to be school shooters released.Tzvi Lev, 8/30/2018, 4:00 PM

Adelson-backed ‘Maccabees’ pro-Israel campus initiative doubles

Initiative funded by billionaire philanthropist targeting BDS will double presence on 80 campuses; for first time will operate in Canada.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 8/30/2018, 3:41 PM

7 arrested in $14 million scam to steal funds for NY yeshivas

Alleged scam uncovered to bilk federal program in the name of New York religious schools.JTA, 8/30/2018, 3:10 PM

New York: Security increased prior to High Holidays

New York police, civilian security agency, and businessmen work together to increase security in Jewish neighborhoods.Haim Lev, 8/30/2018, 2:43 PM

D.C.: Preschool staffer on leave due to 'inappropriate conduct'

D.C. police investigating child sexual abuse allegations at Reform preschoolJTA, 8/30/2018, 12:53 PM

State Dept. refuses to condemn Israel over Mitzpe Kramim

During State Dept. press briefing, journalist tries to elicit condemnation of Israel over Israeli court decision on Samaria community.Nitzan Keidar, 8/30/2018, 11:35 AM

Voyeur 'rabbi' victims reach $14.25 million settlement

Court rules victims of Barry Freundel, who videotaped women in a Washington mikvah, will receive $14.25 million settlement.AFP, 8/30/2018, 10:45 AM

Study: Large numbers of Jews at each end of religious spectrum

Nearly half of US Jews don’t identify with organized religion, study finds.JTA, 8/30/2018, 9:15 AM

1 dead, 17 sick from salmonella in Empire Kosher chicken

CDC report connects salmonella cases to leading kosher chicken company.JTA, 8/30/2018, 8:23 AM

U.S. soldier pleads guilty to helping ISIS

Soldier based in Hawaii pleads guilty to trying to help jihadist group.Ben Ariel, 8/30/2018, 4:45 AM

Handwritten letter from Freud goes up for auction

Los Angeles auction house places rare letter detailing Freud’s Jewish background up for auction.JTA, 8/29/2018, 11:05 AM

Trump administration set to end UNRWA funding altogether

US Amb. Nikki Haley says US will contribute to UNRWA if organization 'reforms what it does.'JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 9:08 AM

Pro-Israel DeSantis wins GOP nomination for Florida governor

Florida gubernatorial race pits pro-Israel conservative against left-wing Democrat backed by Bernie Sanders and funded by George Soros.JTA, Arutz Sheva, 8/29/2018, 7:49 AM

Pro-Israel PAC raises $500,000 for embattled Democrat senator

Pro-Israel group helps raise half a million dollars for Senator Bob Menendez, one of the few Democrats to oppose Iran nuclear deal.JTA, 8/29/2018, 7:36 AM

Bipartisan committee to discuss McCain commemoration

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to appoint committee to make recommendations for how to commemorate memory of late Senator.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2018, 12:09 AM

Trump against Google: 'Only fake news'

Administration official says White House considering regulating Google after Trump attacks online giant on Twitter.Gary Willig, 8/28/2018, 6:56 PM

Florida shooter David Katz's history of mental illness

24-year-old Maryland man who murdered two players at video game tournament before killing himself had been hospitalized for mental illness.David Rosenberg, 8/28/2018, 12:44 PM

Jewish inmate with life sentence in CA recommended for release

Jewish inmate serving life in prison without parole took a step toward freedom, crediting the local Jewish newspaper for the turn of events.JTA, 8/28/2018, 12:35 PM

Charles Schumer wants to name Senate building for John McCain

Democratic Minority Leader seeks to rename Russell building after late Republican Senator John McCain.JTA, 8/28/2018, 1:12 AM

Trump orders flags at half-staff following McCain's death

Trump issues statement recognizing death of Senator John McCain following criticism of his response to the passing of the longtime senator.Ben Ariel, 8/27/2018, 11:35 PM

Watch owned by Jewish Titanic victim sold to collector

Titanic victim’s Hebrew-letter watch sells for $57,000.JTA, 8/27/2018, 8:16 AM

Canadian opposition party recognizes Jerusalem

Conservative party of Canada approves resolution endorsing moving of Canada's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Dalit Halevi, 8/27/2018, 5:12 AM

Florida shooter identified

Man who opened fire at video game tournament in Jacksonville identified as 24-year-old David Katz.Elad Benari, 8/27/2018, 2:49 AM

McCain to be buried next Sunday

Senator John McCain will be buried at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland a day after a national memorial service in Washington.Ben Ariel, 8/27/2018, 1:37 AM

Multiple fatalities in mass-shooting at Florida video game event

Initial reports say at least 4 dead, 11 wounded in Florida shopping center shooting. 1 suspect reported dead at scene in apparent suicide.David Rosenberg, 8/26/2018, 10:49 PM

LA synagogue sues city and county over destuctive Skirball fire

City, county of Los Angeles sued by local synagogue which claims residents' complaints were ignored, fire could have been prevented.JTA, 8/26/2018, 9:58 PM

'No greater defender of Israel than John McCain'

Netanyahu remembers late Senator John McCain as a 'great patriot' and 'defender of Israel'.David Rosenberg, 8/26/2018, 5:42 PM

Senator McCain passes away

Republican Arizona Senator dies at age 81 after a battle with cancer.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2018, 4:31 AM

Titanic victim’s Hebrew letter watch being auctioned

Pocket watch featuring Hebrew letters, image of Moses holding Ten Commandments, goes up for auction.JTA, 8/25/2018, 10:29 PM

These Jewish day schools teach students to be innovators

Day schools applying science and technology lens to Jewish studies.JTA, 8/25/2018, 10:14 PM

McCain stops brain cancer treatment

Family of longtime Arizona Senator says he has decided to stop treatment for the brain cancer he has been battling for over a year.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/25/2018, 12:11 AM

Hurricane Lane set to pummel Maui and Oahu

“The guardian of Israel neither slumbers nor sleeps," Chabad of Maui tells locals. "Stay safe friends."Guy Cohen, 8/24/2018, 3:29 PM