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Anti-Israel Jews disrupt anti-BDS event in shul

Jewish Voice for Peace confronts Rep. Bob Dold, the main sponsor of the Combating BDS Act.Gil Ronen, 3/2/2016, 8:04 PM

Victory: Protest gets Chicago BDS billboard dumped

After first refusing to apologize for billboard on major highway calling to 'Boycott Israel,' ad company folds under pressure.Ari Yashar, Tova Dvorin, 2/21/2016, 3:24 PM

Chicago billboard: 'Boycott Israel, end apartheid'

In response to massive online protest, Lamar Advertising agency refuses to apologize for discriminatory anti-Israel sign.Ari Yashar, Tova Dvorin, 2/19/2016, 7:30 AM

Rioters storm Jewish LGBT conference in Chicago

Demonstrators crowded the reception stage preventing Israeli visitors from Jerusalem Open House from speaking.Cynthia Blank, 1/24/2016, 1:52 PM

Moving: Chicago teens embrace Otniel terror victim

Bnei Akiva members deliver flowers to the family of Dafna Meir, who was murdered at her doorstep by an Arab terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2016, 9:26 PM

Chicago mayor's aide attacked by anti-Semitic thug

Vance Henry, who is not Jewish, is a senior aide to Mayor Rahm Emanuel; assault occurred at vigil for pair shot by police.Ari Soffer, 12/30/2015, 10:53 AM

Chicago Station Greets Yom Kippur with Nazi Symbol

In sloppy mistake, Chicago's WGN News uses stock photo of Nazi-era yellow Star of David during segment on Jewish High Holidays.Cynthia Blank, 9/24/2015, 2:46 PM

Chicago Jews Reject Nuclear Deal

Another blow for Obama: major Chicago Jewish organization vows to fight Iran deal in Congress, put military option back on the table.Tova Dvorin, 8/16/2015, 8:50 AM

Northwestern Faces Second Anti-Semitic Attack

Vandals have defaced the Chicago-area university's buildings with swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti for second time since April.Cynthia Blank, 6/14/2015, 11:40 AM

Chicago Democrats Abandon Obama on 'Last Request'

Obama turns to his long-time allies in Chicago to back 'fast track' authority for trade deal, gets a cold shoulder from the Windy City.Ari Yashar, 6/12/2015, 2:55 PM

Chicago Jewish Community Hires Private Security

In wake of several anti-Semitic attacks, Jews of West Rogers Park hired off-duty Chicago police to patrol neighborhood on Shabbat.Cynthia Blank, 5/18/2015, 9:33 AM

Chicagoans Reeling from Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Graffiti sprayed on eight garages in an Orthodox neighborhood overnight; Chicago Police waffles on response.Tova Dvorin, 12/29/2014, 7:16 PM

Terrorist To Be Deported Back to Israel?

Palestinian Arab woman convicted of involvement in 1969 terror attack has been in hiding in Chicago - until now.Tova Dvorin, 5/18/2014, 7:54 AM

US-Jord. Who Escaped Punishment Caught in Israel

Dual citizen sentenced in 2005 in Illinois, then sentenced to 24 years in prison for shooting attack was captured yesterday in Israel.Tova Dvorin, 5/14/2014, 3:38 PM

Rahm Emanuel Slanders Supporters of Israel

The mayor of Chicago claims that Israel doesn't need strategic depth. Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn, RZA, 4/30/2014, 10:19 AM

Record-Breaking Cold Snap Freezes the Midwest

Polar vortex hits the US: Temperatures reach record lows, with windchill in some areas as low as -76F (-60 C).Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 10:08 AM

11 Shot in Chicago Basketball Court Attack

The US is waking up to second mass shooting in a week as 11 people are shot in Chicago with details of the incident yet to emerge.Adam Ross, 9/20/2013, 9:03 AM

Chicago Violence Mars Father's Day Weekend

Seven are dead and at least 41 others wounded after weekend violence in the city of Chicago.Chana Ya'ar, 6/17/2013, 11:22 PM

Illinois Teen Tries to Join Syrian Jabhat Al Nusra

An Illinois teenager was arrested Friday night at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport as he was about to board a flight for Istanbul. Chana Ya'ar, 4/21/2013, 3:43 PM

'Secret' Nazi Book Discovered at Chicago Library

A rare book from Nazi Germany marked with the word “Secret!” was mysteriously dropped off at the LaGrange Park Public Library in Chicago. Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/20/2012, 9:32 AM

Chabad Man Named One of Ten Jewish Chicagoans

Rabbi Yaakov Yarmove, also known as “King of Kosher” in Chicago, named one of ten Jewish Chicagoans of the year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2012, 4:48 AM

NATO Ousts Israel from Upcoming Chicago Summit

Israel will not be invited to the upcoming NATO summit that is scheduled to take place May 20-21 in Chicago, said alliance's top official.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/13/2012, 9:50 AM

Anti-Semitism in Jewish Day School in Chicago

Anti-Semitic graffiti, saying "Kill & Rape Jews," was found spray-painted on a North Side synagogue and Jewish day school, in Chicago.Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/29/2012, 1:23 PM

Rahm Emanuel Hosts Chabad Rabbi for Chanukah

Chicago's Mayor Rahm Emanuel met with the city's Chabad emissary before the public menorah was lit, but skipped the ceremony.Chana Ya'ar, 12/21/2011, 1:06 PM

Rahm Emanuel Elected Mayor

Former Obama White House chief of staff Rahm Emanuel has been elected Chicago's first Jewish mayor.Chana Ya'ar, 2/23/2011, 10:32 AM

Rahm Emanuel Can Run

Illinois high court reverses previous decision, determines that Rahm Emanuel can run for mayor of Chicago.Elad Benari, 1/28/2011, 3:13 AM

Marathon-Yom Kippur Conflict

Jewish runners express concerns over Chicago Marathon to take place after Yom Kippur. Fast will make it hard for runners to participate.Elad Benari, 1/5/2011, 5:43 AM