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Ted Cruz to be Trump's Attorney General?

Trump's GOP primary rival spotted leaving Trump Tower after hours-long conversation with President-elect.David Rosenberg, 11/17/2016, 9:22 PM

National Intelligence Director James Clapper quits

Top US intelligence official announces resignation as Trump transition operation shifts into high gear.David Rosenberg, 11/17/2016, 5:42 PM

Americans more confident in Trump's ability to lead

A Gallup poll reveals that majority of Americans now feel Trump is capable of leading the nation.Yoel Domb, 11/17/2016, 4:37 PM

Top Jewish donors prominent on Trump inauguration committee

President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration committee includes a number of prominent Jewish Republican donors.JTA, 11/17/2016, 3:29 PM

Report: PM refused Trump meeting 'so as not to embarrass Obama'

A new report found that Trump invited Netanyahu for a meeting even before swearing-in, but PM refused, citing 'protocols.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2016, 1:07 PM

'Leonard Cohen died in his sleep after a fall'

In the week after Leonard Cohen’s passing, Cohen’s manager has released a statement explaining the circumstances of Cohen’s death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2016, 10:51 AM

'I never wanted to leave the house again'

Hillary Clinton's first public address since the elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2016, 8:03 AM

Canada renews funding to UNRWA

Canada’s Liberal government to provide $25 million to UN's "Palestinian refugees" agency, despite its well-documented ties to Hamas.Dalit Halevi, 11/17/2016, 6:13 AM

Leader of Minnesota ISIS group gets 35-year sentence

Minnesota man described as a leader of a group of people who plotted to join ISIS sentenced to 35 years in prison.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2016, 4:42 AM

Toronto university rejects BDS proposal

University of Toronto Graduate Students’ Union overwhelmingly rejects proposal promoting a boycott of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 11/17/2016, 4:15 AM

Twitter suspends some alt-right accounts

Twitter has suspended the accounts of several members of the alt-right.JTA, 11/17/2016, 3:54 AM

Barbara Boxer introduces legislation to dump Electoral College

Senator Barbara Boxer introduces legislation get rid of electoral college after Clinton wins popular vote but loses election.JTA, 11/16/2016, 10:21 PM

'Gays have won the gay marriage fight'

Republican strategist says Trump's acceptance of gay marriage marks the end of the 'culture wars.' Others say: 'let him breathe.'Guy Cohen, 11/16/2016, 9:28 PM

Watch: Alan Dershowitz calls hard-left very anti-Semitic

Alan Dershowitz defends Steve Bannon from accusations of anti-Semitism, calls out anti-Semitism of left.Gary Willig, 11/16/2016, 8:51 PM

Bernie Sanders tapped for Senate Democratic leadership post

Former presidential candidate and radical leftist Senator Bernie Sanders was named head of outreach for Democratic party.JTA, 11/16/2016, 7:37 PM

Trump continues to criticize media on Twitter

Donald Trump criticizes mainstream media in 3 tweets in 30 minutes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 3:15 PM

2016 ZOA Annual Dinner features Trump's Israel policy advisors

Top Israel Policy advisors to President-Elect Trump to attend ZOA’s annual dinner this coming Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2016, 1:39 PM

YU welcomes its own President-elect

Yeshiva University has chosen Rabbi Ari Berman to be its new President.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 11/16/2016, 12:55 PM

How the Trump win surprised everyone - including Trump

Even Trump campaign expected Clinton to win election, gave their nominee just a 30% chance of victory.David Rosenberg, 11/16/2016, 12:53 PM

CEO vows to assassinate President Trump

Chief of digital security corporation resigns following repeated threats on life of president-elect.David Rosenberg, 11/16/2016, 7:49 AM

Two Somali-American men sent to prison for supporting ISIS

Two Somali-American men in Minnesota sentenced for conspiring to support ISIS.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2016, 6:44 AM

Ginsburg looking forward to Trump's naming of a ninth justice

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg looking forward to Donald Trump’s naming of a ninth justice to fill out the high court.JTA, 11/16/2016, 5:05 AM

House bill extends criminal penalties to compliance with BDS

New bipartisan bill stipulates that criminal penalties for boycotting Israel would be extended to companies complying with BDS.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/16/2016, 4:45 AM

Politico reassures staff spooked by hate mail, anti-Semitism

Staff at Politico magazine reassured after receiving threatening letters, some of them anti-Semitic.JTA, 11/16/2016, 4:21 AM

Bannon backed by Republican Jewish Coalition board member

RJC board member Bernie Marcus defends Trump's new chief strategist from accusations of anti-Semitism, says he is very pro-Israel.JTA, 11/15/2016, 9:38 PM

Ivanka Trump tops list of Jews impacting American life

Forward newspaper calls daughter of President-elect one of 5 most influential Jews in US.JTA, 11/15/2016, 7:40 PM

Jared Kushner may stay on as unpaid Trump adviser

Trump's son-in-law and key campaign adviser is considering counseling Trump,but without a salary to work around federal anti-nepotism laws.JTA, 11/15/2016, 7:25 PM

Breitbart News editor: Bannon is a 'defender of Israel'

A senior Breitbart News editor rejects allegations that Trump Chief Strategist is anti-Semitic. 'Steve is outraged by anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2016, 5:35 PM

Watch: Anti-Trump protesters call for Intifada in America

Students for Justice in Palestine try to co-opt anti-Trump protests, call for 'intifada' in America at an anti-Trump protest in New York.Gary Willig, 11/15/2016, 4:44 PM

Meet the Jews in Donald Trump’s inner circle

President-elect Donald Trump's inner circle includes a number of Jews, including several members of his own family.JTA, 11/15/2016, 3:56 PM

ZOA: ADL should apologize for anti-Bannon accusations

ZOA: ADL should apologize for anti-Bannon accusations.Trump's appointee is not anti-Semitic, says oldest pro-Israel organization in the U.S.Hillel Fendel, 11/15/2016, 2:30 PM

FBI: Criminal hate crimes against Jews rose by 9 percent in 2015

Rise in hate crimes against Muslims and Jews contributed to a 6.8 percent overall increase in 2015 incidents from the previous year.JTA, 11/15/2016, 5:45 AM

Giuliani, Bolton leading candidates for Secretary of State

Sources: Former New York City Mayor and former Ambassador to the UN are the leading candidates to be Secretary of State under Donald Trump.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2016, 3:35 AM

ICC: Americans may have committed war crimes in Afghanistan

ICC prosecutors say there are preliminary grounds to believe U.S. forces committed war crimes in Afghanistan in 2003 and 2004.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2016, 3:09 AM

Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes her opera debut

Supreme Court Justice appears on stage in an opera performed at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.JTA, 11/15/2016, 3:00 AM

Paper owned by Trump's Jewish son-in-law ceases print edition

New York Observer ceases publishing a print edition but will continue online.JTA, 11/15/2016, 1:56 AM

Obama: Give Trump a chance

President Obama admits he has concerns about Trump presidency, but says his successor appears sincere about being everyone's president.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2016, 12:01 AM

Trump forgoes salary: will work for $1

President elect will not accept a salary as president, the first to do so since JFK.Gary Willig, 11/14/2016, 11:08 PM

Sen. Tom Cotton: Reimpose sanctions on Iran

Arkansas senator Tom Cotton called on president-elect Trump to reimpose sanctions on Iran due to violations of nuclear deal.Guy Cohen, 11/14/2016, 9:25 PM

ISIS calls New York Thanksgiving parade an 'excellent target'

Terror group calls on 'lone wolves' to carry out vehicular ramming attacks, singles out Macy's Thanksgiving parade as prime target.Gary Willig, 11/14/2016, 8:18 PM

Bannon appointment raises concerns amongst Americans

Steve Bannon's appointment by Trump as senior advisor and chief strategist raised concerns due to anti-Semitic statements he allegedly made.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 4:07 PM

Ivanka Trump won't join White House administration

Ivanka says she'll 'be a daughter' and support dad, but doesn't want a position.Arutz Sheva, 11/14/2016, 4:01 PM

Watch: Who's laughing now?

After more than a year of ridicule from journalists, celebs, even President Obama, a look at the worst predictions for the 2016 election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2016, 12:06 PM

Expert: Trump isn't as extreme as he was portrayed

Dr. Hadas Cohen, an expert on American politics, predicts the anti-Trump protests will die down in due time.Shimon Cohen, 11/14/2016, 6:44 AM

House Speaker rules out deportation force

House Speaker Paul Ryan plays down Trump's campaign rhetoric on illegal immigrants.Ben Ariel, 11/14/2016, 5:44 AM

Trump to protesters: Don't be afraid

President-elect reaches out to Americans who are protesting against him, says his goal is to "bring our country back".Ben Ariel, 11/14/2016, 4:46 AM

Trump appoints chief of staff, senior counselor

President-elect names Reince Priebus as White House chief of staff. Campaign manager Steve Bannon will be chief strategist.Ben Ariel, 11/13/2016, 11:58 PM

Swastika graffiti found on dorm room doors in New York City

New York City university campus vandalized with swastikas.JTA, 11/13/2016, 10:32 PM

Trump’s transition team includes Jewish daughter, son-in-law

Transition team preparing Trump administration includes Jewish son-in-law Jared Kushner, prominent pro-Israel figures.JTA, 11/13/2016, 8:11 PM

Trump recalls concession call from Clinton on election night

President-elect describes post-election conversations with both Hillary and Bill Clinton, recalls their reactions to his surprise win.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 8:06 PM

Rioters call for violence, rape as election backlash continues

Protesters get personal, targeting Trump hotels, burning President-elect in effigy and even calling for rape of incoming First Lady.David Rosenberg, 11/13/2016, 4:52 PM

Turkey: Don't travel to US

Turkey warns citizens not to travel to US, citing 'violent protests' as reason.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 12:44 PM

'I am a Muslim - and I voted for Trump'

The 'silent voters' who propelled Donald Trump to election victory speak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 12:22 PM

Trump expected to announce Chief of Staff

Will an anti-Semite become President Trump's Chief of Staff?Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 10:06 AM

Laura Ingraham may be next White House press secretary

Possible candidate for White House press secretary 'does not see Jews as minority.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/13/2016, 9:42 AM

Schumer, Sanders back Muslim lawmaker to head DNC

Senators Bernie Sanders and Chuck Schumer are backing the candidacy of Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota for the Democratic party chair.JTA, 11/13/2016, 7:21 AM

Mom puts son on street for 'voting' Trump at school

Texas mother puts 7-year-old son on street for 'voting' Trump in mock elections.Chana Roberts, 11/12/2016, 11:55 PM