Jewish man who served in 3 countries' air forces dies at 92

Nathan "Gino" Narboni, who volunteered to fly a combat plane during Israel's War of Independence, dies at 92.JTA, 7/20/2016, 3:25 AM

In Little Rock, woman finds her true faith, Jewish family

Discovering a Jewish past of which she was wholly unaware, Danette Devlin of Little Rock, Arkansas, has also found family.Hillel Kuttler, 7/19/2016, 2:48 AM

Beinart joins Jews confronting IDF in Hevron

Dozens of American Jews demonstrate against Israel's presence in Judea and Samaria.Andrew Tobin, 7/18/2016, 3:40 AM

INTO THE FRAY: Israel and US liberal Jews

The real reasons for the rift: Incredibly, according to Israel’s “liberal” detractors,  the only remedy for Israel’s “democracy deficit” is to establish yet another Muslim-majority tyranny.Dr. Martin Sherman, 7/15/2016, 8:21 AM

Republican convention will be short on Jews, long on mystery

Tracking prominent Jewish GOPers and Jewish organizational representatives attending the Republican National Convention.Ron Kampeas, 7/13/2016, 6:30 AM

After Elie Wiesel, can anyone unite American Jews?

Following Elie Wiesel's, is the American Jewish community too divided to unite under any one person’s moral voice?Ben Sales, 7/12/2016, 12:53 AM

US Jewish leaders briefed after ISIS 'kill list' includes Jews

Some 200 Jewish leaders join conference call for security briefing following alarming revelations.JTA, 7/11/2016, 10:29 PM

Open Orthodox synagogue elects all-female board

Ohio congregation becomes what is perhaps the first synagogue calling itself Orthodox to elect an all-female slate of officers.JTA, 7/11/2016, 5:34 AM

Jewish groups mourn police, urge reform after Dallas shootings

Jewish organizations voice anguish over the violence in Dallas that claimed the lives of five police officers.JTA, 7/11/2016, 4:54 AM

Oldest American dies at 113 -- a month away from birthday

The oldest American, Goldie Michelson of Worcester, Massachusetts, dies at the age of 113 and 11 months.JTA, 7/11/2016, 3:03 AM

Man charged with threatening a synagogue in Kansas City

40-year-old A charged with threatening a synagogue in suburban Overland Park.Ben Ariel, 6/27/2016, 4:14 AM

'Reverse Birthright' gives Israelis a look at America's Jews

Israeli graduate students particiapte in a 10-day trip to get to know American Jews.Ben Sales, 6/24/2016, 1:04 AM

Security threat to Kansas City Jewish community 'resolved'

Security threat to the Jewish community of Kansas City "resolved" by local law enforcement.JTA, 6/16/2016, 4:01 AM

Slamming Muslim ban, Jewish Republicans still split on Trump

Jewish Republicans criticizing Trump for his call to ban Muslim immigration, but few Jewish supporters are reconsidering their endorsement.Ben Sales, 6/15/2016, 2:19 AM

25-year-old Jewish woman could become youngest in Congress

Erin Schrode may become the youngest person in the House of Representatives and the youngest woman ever elected to Congress.Gabe Friedman, 6/1/2016, 1:06 AM

We need to put the Yizkor back into Memorial Day

Jewish Federations of North America president opines that American Memorial Day should be more like Israel's Memorial Day.Jerry Silverman, 5/27/2016, 2:29 AM

Watch: Lag Ba'Omer celebration showcases Jewish unity

Jewish Americans say Meron bonfire is the "craziest" they've ever seen.Eliran Aharon, 5/26/2016, 5:42 AM

What's the future of American Jewry?

Knesset Committee holds hearing on the symbiosis between Israel and American Jews - and how one can save the other.Uzi Baruch, 5/25/2016, 7:07 PM

Hikind honors leader for bridging Jewish, Muslim communities

NY Assemblyman honors local leader Abu Naser Khaliquzzaman for his dedication to bridging Jewish and Muslim communities., 5/20/2016, 4:45 AM

Jewish groups join efforts to defend Muslims from discrimination

Jewish groups join efforts to stop anti-Muslim discrimination in the United States.JTA, 5/13/2016, 2:30 AM

Auschwitz survivor and longtime NY Jewish leader dies at 92

Ernest (Ernie) Michel, who survived Auschwitz and a forced death march, dies at 92.JTA, 5/10/2016, 5:00 AM

What we know, and don't know, about how Jews voted in New York

Some scant concrete data about how Jews voted in the presidential primaries in New York.Uriel Heilman, 4/21/2016, 12:53 AM

Pollard attorney, prominent Jews, hosting Cruz fundraiser

About half of the sponsors of a New York fundraiser for Ted Cruz’ are prominent pro-Israel and Republican Jewish figures.JTA, 4/19/2016, 3:07 AM

Bill Clinton stumps for Hillary at Jewish nursing home in Bronx

Former President visits RiverSpring Health senior care home in the Bronx to discuss his wife's record on Israel.JTA, 4/12/2016, 2:53 AM

Fearing Trump, Republican Jews give Cruz another look

American Jews come away from Las Vegas event with more knowledge about Ted Cruz.Ron Kampeas, 4/12/2016, 1:10 AM

Poll: American Jews have unfavorable view of Trump and Cruz

New Gallup poll finds 72 percent of Jewish Americans have an unfavorable view of Cruz and Trump.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/26/2016, 1:07 AM

Mezuzah stolen from Manhattan home

Rabbi says New York police refused to process a complaint after a mezuzah was stolen from his Manhattan home, claims he is not the first.Ben Shaul, Shoshana Miskin, 3/17/2016, 4:06 PM

Egyptian President meets American Jewish leaders in Cairo

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has productive discussion with the leaders of the Conference of Presidents.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2016, 3:43 AM

Before it battles BDS, American Jewry must combat ignorance

Veteran US-Jewish leader Malcolm Hoenlein on building bridges between Israel and US Jews, fighting ignorance, and a fateful US election.Ari Soffer, 2/7/2016, 9:57 PM

Samaria activist takes on Jewish BDS supporters

'When some Jews start solely accusing Israel, then something bad is happening to them,' Ezri Tubi charges in latest pro-Israel clip.Cynthia Blank, 11/12/2015, 1:10 PM

Poll: Americans less religious; mixed news for Jews

Religious practices nationwide on the decline - but Jewish observance on the rise, report indicates.Tova Dvorin, 11/4/2015, 10:55 AM

Jeb Bush Enlists Jewish Support Team

Prominent US Jews, including former Congressman Eric Cantor, will help the presidential candidate raise funds from within Jewish community.Cynthia Blank, 9/27/2015, 2:15 PM

Leading US-Jewish Org: 'Obama-Iran Deal is On; We Must Unite'

Conference of Presidents calls for unity for the "day after," essentially conceding in the fight against the Obama-Iran nuclear deal.Hillel Fendel, 9/13/2015, 4:18 AM

Obama 'Ready to Meet with Netanyahu'

In annual phone call with American rabbis, President Obama says he's ready to meet Israel's PM at the UN General Assembly.Ben Ariel, 9/11/2015, 6:16 AM

Biden Tells Jewish Leaders: Iran Deal Makes Israel a Safer Place

Vice President meets Jewish leaders in south Florida, says he is confident nuclear deal would halt Iran's capability to develop a bomb.Elad Benari, 9/6/2015, 6:39 AM

Dialoguing While Drifting Apart: American Jews and Israel

Why the average American Jew still supports Obama.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 8/25/2015, 10:42 PM

Obama to Address North American Jews on Iran Deal

President Obama to participate in a live webcast on Iran deal with Jews from the United States and Canada.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/21/2015, 8:49 PM

Schindler's List Producer Rejects Hollywood Support of Iran Deal

Gerald Molen responds to Hollywood Jews who expressed support for Iran deal, argues Iran cannot be trusted.Ben Ariel, 8/17/2015, 4:12 AM

Energy Secretary: Iran Deal Makes it Easier to Fight Terror

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz tells American Jews that the nuclear deal makes it easier to confront Iran's support for terrorism.Elad Benari, 8/14/2015, 6:12 AM

Prominent Hollywood Jews Support Iran Deal

98 prominent members of the LA Jewish community, most with ties to Hollywood, release open letter supporting the nuclear agreement.Ben Ariel, 8/14/2015, 4:43 AM

Even American Jews Oppose Iran Deal, by 2-1 Margin

Survey shows that 45% of Jews oppose (22% in favor). Americans in general are even more opposed.Hillel Fendel, 8/11/2015, 10:37 AM

Despite Obama's Efforts, Jewish Group Rejects Iran Deal

American Jewish Committee says it concluded overwhelmingly it must oppose Iran nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 8/6/2015, 6:45 AM

Netanyahu to Address American Jewish Groups Over Iran Deal

Over 100 Jewish groups to engage in dialogue over Iran with the PM in special web address; Kerry sent to counter Israeli efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2015, 10:42 AM

Jewish Democrats Must Choose Obama or Israel

Jewish Democratic legislators face conflicts of loyalty after right, left-wing Jewish groups call for opposition to Iran nuclear deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2015, 2:29 PM

Biden Tries to Convince American Jews to Welcome Iran Deal

Vice President tells American Jewish community that a strike on Iran is still on the table if it violates the nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 7/21/2015, 6:13 AM

Clinton Hints to Donors: I'll be Better for Israel than Obama

Politico reveals that leading Democratic presidential candidate is telling wealthy Jewish donors she'll be more supportive of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/4/2015, 1:15 AM

Lapid Appeals to American Jews to Fight BDS

Yesh Atid chairman turns to Jews in New York, says the fight against BDS cannot continue without America's help.Refael Levi, 6/7/2015, 12:52 PM

Obama Pitches Iran Deal, Two-State Solution to American Jews

Wearing a kippah, Obama addresses congregation in Washington, stresses his commitment to Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/22/2015, 8:48 PM

Survey Shows Quarter of US Jews Leaving Their Faith

Poll reveals interesting data about US religious groups; Jews the largest minority but losing to intermarriage; Christians doing the worst.Ari Soffer, 5/12/2015, 7:02 PM

Biden: American Jews Can Only Rely on Israel, Not US

US Vice President makes shocking statement, telling American Jews 'no matter how involved you are in the US, the only guarantee is Israel."Ari Yashar, Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2015, 1:40 PM

Israel Thinks Assimilation is the Diaspora's Problem

Despite possible threats to American Jewish consensus on Israel, Jerusalem doesn’t see a reason to get involved.Gedalyah Reback, 3/25/2015, 1:45 AM

Fixing Relationship with Democrats Means Fixing it with Jews

Most American Jews are still Democrats, but increasingly those Jewish Democrats are unaffiliated, assimilated and disconnected from Israel.Gedalyah Reback, 3/19/2015, 3:14 AM

US Jews Hold Mass Memorial to Paris Victims

Hundreds, including US and French officials, meet in Washington synagogue to pay tribute; US Jews fear violent anti-Semitism is on its way.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2015, 10:04 PM

Poll: American Jews Still Overwhelmingly Vote Democrat

Poll of 800 Jewish voters reveals that most Jews still approve of Obama and his stance on Israel - despite Republican sweep in Congress.Tova Dvorin, 11/5/2014, 9:02 PM

Survey: Day School Enrollment Up 12%

Total enrollment in American Jewish day schools on the upswing since 2008 - but non-Orthodox enrollment is falling.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2014, 7:05 PM

Don't American Jews Realize They Are All Klinghoffer?

They just don't get it.Rabbi Berel Wein, 10/28/2014, 9:31 AM

Kashrut Sees A Resurgence Among Milennial Jews

American Millennials are keeping Kosher at twice the rate of their parents.Cynthia Blank, 10/1/2014, 4:24 PM