Florida Muslim Prisoners Try to Get On 'Kosher Bandwagon'

With the reinstatement of kosher meals for Jewish inmates in Florida prisons, Muslim prisoners in the state are also demanding kosher foodDavid Lev, 6/5/2013, 12:12 PM

Jewish Canadian Couple Found Dead in Florida Townhouse

A Jewish couple from Toronto was dead inside their south Florida apartment on Thursday night, with police investigating a double homicide. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/13/2013, 10:39 PM

Miami Vandals Try to Extinguish Light of Hanukkah

A giant menorah and dreidel in Miami were vandalized, in an unsuccessful attempt to spoil the spirit of Hanukkah. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/4/2012, 10:21 AM

Thin Clue that Guma Aguiar Still Is Alive

Jewish millionaire and philanthropist Guma Aguiar may be alive, his wife’s attorney says. He disappeared on his boat in a storm in June. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/28/2012, 12:20 PM

Obama Declared Winner in Florida

Obama wins the state of Florida, receiving 50 percent of the vote to Romney's 49.1 percent.Elad Benari, 11/11/2012, 4:44 AM

Romney's Campaign Hints He Lost Florida

Mitt Romney's senior campaign adviser in Florida hints he lost the state, where a result is still to be declared.Elad Benari, 11/9/2012, 4:11 AM

Jewish Democrats Grayson and Frankel Win in Florida

Lois Frankel and Alan Grayson, both Jewish Democrats, won congressional seats in Florida. Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/7/2012, 7:07 PM

Major US Media Want a Change, Switch Support to Romney

The New York Daily News surprises analysts and endorses Romney, NY Post, Newsday, Florida and Texas newspapers also want a change. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/5/2012, 10:17 AM

Early Voting Bomb Scare in Florida; Romney Leads State Poll

A bomb scare delayed early voting in Florida and led to tensions and fears of riots that may highlight the day after Election Day. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/4/2012, 3:53 PM

Obama and Romney Neck and Neck in Key States

Polls released show President Obama and Mitt Romney are neck and neck in four swing states.Elad Benari, 11/4/2012, 2:46 AM

Second Ad Featuring PM Netanyahu Airs in Florida

A new ad featuring Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is set to hit the airwaves in Florida.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/15/2012, 4:27 PM

Romney and Republicans Make Agressive Bid at Jewish Vote

Sheldon-Adelson backed Republican Jewish Coalition make agressive attempt at Jewish voters in American swing statesAnnie Lubin, 9/27/2012, 4:19 PM

Obama’s Jewish Support Continues to Drop

Obama’s support among Jews continues to drop although most polls show his standing is on the rise among the general population. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/11/2012, 10:46 AM

New American Pizza – 'With Everything' Except Obama

Obama’s pizza campaign stop, YouTubed with his being lifted in the air, has brought a backlash reflecting a sharp divide among voters. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/11/2012, 7:35 AM

'Obama Oy Vey' Campaign May Convince Jews to Move to Israel

Members of Republican Jewish Coalition rallied in Florida on Sunday with some saying they 'might move to Israel if Obama gets re-elected.'Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/11/2012, 3:45 AM

Video: Obama Helplessly Bear-Hugged into the Air

Obama jokingly poked fun at a 260-pound pizza owner, who promptly got the last laugh, bear-hugging the helpless president into the air. Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu, 9/11/2012, 1:12 AM

Guma Aguiar, Still Missing, Left Tefillin on Boat

The case of the missing pro-Israel millionaire Guma Aguiar remains unsolved, but police revealed his tefillin were found on his boat. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/3/2012, 9:36 PM

US Sues Florida for Halting Kosher Meals

The federal government is suing Florida's Department of Corrections for not offering kosher meals to prison inmates.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/20/2012, 12:41 PM

Woman Forced to Sit in Back of Plane Sues El Al

A woman is suing El Al for gender discrimination after she was forced to switch her seat in order to accommodate an ultra- Orthodox man.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/13/2012, 11:21 AM

Undercover Agents Overthrow Neo-Nazi Gang in Florida

A neo-Nazi motorcycle gang created by undercover law-enforcement agents has helped overthrow terrorist cells Florida.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/1/2012, 1:47 PM

Florida’s Jewish Vote Looms Critical for Obama

Florida’s Jews who backed Obama in 2008 are thinking twice, and the “Jewish vote,” including those living in Israel, could be critical. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu and Reuters, 7/24/2012, 11:24 AM

Suspected Synagogue Bomb Bag ‘Full of Religious Books’

Whoever left a duffel bag at a Florida synagogue scared the dickens out of its rabbi. A bomb squad found it full of religious books.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2012, 11:33 AM

Florida Democratic Leader Quits After Anti-Israeli Rants

A South Florida DNC representative resigned from her post after her anti-Israel e-mails sparked outrage.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/4/2012, 8:39 AM

Guma's Uncle Wants His E-mail Exchanges with Mother

Court grants Thomas Kaplan's request to preserve communication between Ellen and son, missing tycoon Guma Aguiar.Gil Ronen, 7/3/2012, 8:09 PM

Aguiar Wife's Divorce Request 'Pushed Him over the Edge'

Attorney for Guma Aguiar's mother: "An hour before he got on his boat, the wife told Guma she wanted a divorce." Gil Ronen, 6/26/2012, 12:32 PM

Neo-Nazis Plotting Attacks Outside of Disney Theme Parks

Police arrested ten suspects linked to white supremacist group for planning to attack on Jews, immigrants, minorities in Central Florida.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/9/2012, 3:56 PM

Jewish Ire 'Could Cost Obama Florida'

Michael Tomasky in Daily Beast: Obama lost support of 16% of Jews, was outmaneuvered by Netanyahu.Gil Ronen, 4/25/2012, 9:03 PM

ZOA Lashes Out Against 'Mock Eviction' Decision

ZOA: 'Eviction notices' intended to demonize Israel, target Jewish students; University has obligation to condemn anti-Semitic bigotry. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/17/2012, 10:30 AM

Over 200 Jewish Students Receive Mock 'Eviction Notices'

Over 200 Jewish students at Florida Atlantic University received fake “eviction notices” from ‘Students for Justice in Palestine.’Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/10/2012, 11:18 AM

Jewish Headstones Vandalized in Florida Cemetery

Headstones, marked with the Jewish Star of David, were vandalized over the weekend; Investigations pending of possible hate crime.Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/7/2012, 5:13 PM

Romney Romps in Florida; Is GOP Jewish Vote an ‘Invention?’

The GOP Jewish vote in Romney’s big victory in Florida appears to have been like Gingrich’s description of “Palestinians” – an invention. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/1/2012, 7:48 AM

FBI Arrests Would-be Terrorist in Tampa, FL

The FBI has arrested a 25-year-old Muslim would-be terrorist who was planning an attack in Tampa, Florida.Chana Ya'ar, 1/10/2012, 3:10 AM