Bomb threat called into Jewish military history museum in DC

Man with foreign accent calls American Jewish Military History Museum warning it would be bombed.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/13/2018, 9:02 AM

Jared, Ivanka attend exercise class in dark to avoid harassment

President Donald Trump's daughter, son-in-law forced to shut off the lights during ventures out to exercise studio to avoid harassment.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 7/12/2018, 3:21 PM

A visit to the Holocaust Museum

A visit to the brilliantly planned US Holocaust Memorial Museum is a powerful experrience, but does it belong in the US capital? Abraham Glazer, 6/20/2018, 11:51 PM

Term of ambassador to US to be extended

PM decides to extend Ambassador Ron Dermer's term in Washington DC for another year, citing close relationship with Trump Administration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2018, 8:56 PM

Watch: Israel Independence Day celebrations in Washington

US Vice President Mike Pence attends celebrations at Israeli embassy in Washington DC, calls Israel's rebirth 'miracle of history.'Gary Willig, 5/16/2018, 9:54 PM

Washington responds to Trump Iran announcement

'This Administration is resolved to addressing the totality of Iran’s destabilizing activities.'Mordechai Sones, 5/10/2018, 3:14 AM

Rabbi berates DC city council over anti-Semitism problem

DC rabbi demands city council act after councilman says Jews control the weather, another holds rally where Jews are called 'termites.'Gary Willig, 5/2/2018, 4:42 PM

DC official who said Jews control weather tied to Farrakhan org

Washington DC councilman who claimed Jews control the weather donated to Nation of Islam.JTA, 4/22/2018, 5:58 PM

DC councilman who said Jews control the weather to attend seder

Jewish leaders invite Trayon White Sr. to their seders after he says "the Rothschilds" control the weather.JTA, 3/26/2018, 10:38 PM

Helicopter carrying Ivanka, Jared Kushner suffers engine failure

President's daughter, son-in-law forced to make emergency landing in Washington DC after helicopter suffers engine failure while airborne.David Rosenberg, 3/19/2018, 8:32 AM

Kosher in Washington DC

As thousands of Jews flocked the US capital for the AIPAC conference we visited Char Bar, the Kosher restaurant in the city.Uzi Baruch, Washington, 3/14/2018, 5:30 AM

'We will stop Iran'

Prime Minister says world must confront Iran, stop Tehran's rise in the Middle East. 'Things are getting worse - we must stop Iran.'David Rosenberg, 3/6/2018, 5:43 PM

Near AIPAC, 400 attend Yesha Council event

Four hundred participants packed into an event in Washington to support Judea and Samaria in the face of delegitimization and boycotts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2018, 11:07 AM

'Why is AIPAC pushing Palestinian statehood?'

Samaria leader hits pro-Israel lobby group for giving false impression of Israel's positions to members of Congress, Trump administration.David Rosenberg, 3/5/2018, 8:58 AM

'Instead of confronting Iran, UN is targeting Israel'

Israeli Ambassador to UN Danny Danon says US and Israel will stop Iranian expansion - while UN pursues anti-Israel votes, investigations.David Rosenberg, 3/4/2018, 9:20 PM

PA freezes all meetings with US

PA suspends all meetings with US officials after US decides to close PLO office in Washington DC.AFP and Arutz Sheva staff, 11/21/2017, 5:09 PM

Watch: Protester throws Russian flags at Trump on Capitol Hill

A security breach opened an opportunity for a protester to throw Russian flags at President Trump as he walked to a GOP lunch at the CapitolGary Willig, 10/24/2017, 9:08 PM

Catholic priest resigns after KKK past revealed

Priest burned crosses on Jewish property during college years in notorious white supremacist group, never paid court-ordered restitution.JTA, 8/28/2017, 9:19 PM

Anti-Semitic, white supremacist flyers dropped in Washington DC

Residents of the Glover Park neighborhood find anti-Semic flyers dropped on their front doorsteps.JTA, 6/29/2017, 5:34 PM

DC Jewish community to hold vigil for slain Muslim teen

Jewish Community Relations Council of Greater Washington to hold vigil in memory of 17 year old Muslim girl murdered outside her mosque.JTA, 6/20/2017, 7:07 PM

Watch live: Congressman, four others shot near Washington DC

Republican House Whip Steve Scalise reportedly among the injured as gunman opens fire on congressional baseball practice.David Rosenberg, 6/14/2017, 3:42 PM

Netanyahu: Abbas lied to Trump

'I heard Abbas say that the Palestinians teach their children peace. Unfortunately, that's not true.'Nitzan Keidar, 5/4/2017, 2:16 PM

Anti-Jewish graffiti at DC Jewish center on first day of Pesach

JCC, church in DC area hit with swastikas, anti-Semitic graffiti on first day of Jewish festival of freedom.JTA, 4/12/2017, 4:22 PM

Watch: Pro-Israel activists confront anti-Israel demonstrators

As protesters demonstrate against annual AIPAC conference, pro-Israel activists call out anti-Israel hypocrisy, hold counter-protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2017, 10:12 PM

Jewish playwright allegedly assaulted in Washington

Jewish playwright Jon Robin Baitz says he was assaulted in Washington by a man who shouted anti-Semitic invective.JTA, 1/24/2017, 4:30 AM

Far-left slams Israel at anti-Trump march

Organizers of Women's March to protest Trump inauguration demand 'justice for Palestine'.David Rosenberg, 1/23/2017, 1:18 PM

'Something new' in Washington

Arutz Sheva speaks in Washington DC with Trump supporters who have arrived from near and far for the inauguration later today.Eliran Aharon, Washington DC, 1/20/2017, 9:57 AM

Watch: Trump arrives in Washington

President-elect Donald Trump and his family arrive in Washington Thursday for Friday's inauguration ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 8:16 PM

FBI resumes investigation into murder of Israeli attaché

Joe Alon, military attaché at Israeli embassy in Washington, murdered 43 years ago: 'Knew too much'?Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2017, 9:03 PM

Ivanka Trump moving into house near 2 Orthodox synagogues

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are moving into a house near two of Washington, D.C.’s most popular Orthodox synagogues.JTA, 1/4/2017, 4:54 AM

Biden to speak at Washington event memorializing Peres

Vice President Joe Biden to speak at a memorial for Shimon Peres at a Washington, D.C., synagogue.JTA, 10/6/2016, 3:53 AM

Samarian Council takes fight against BDS to Washington

This week, the Samarian Regional Council successfully held a conference with American congressmen in Washington against BDS.Ido ben Porat, 9/9/2016, 8:24 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti painted at DC intersection for 5th time

Vandals target same busy intersection in US capital for anti-Semitic graffiti, including swastikas.JTA, 8/23/2016, 3:50 PM

Vandals scrawl 'Jew' next to image of rats in DC art display

Vandals repeatedly scrawl the word “Jew” next to images of rats appearing on an outdoor art display in Washington, D.C.JTA, 8/11/2016, 6:16 AM

Minnesota erupts in violence; 50 arrested

In the aftermath of the Sterling and Castile shootings, public outcry intensifies as police struggle to bring order.Rachel Kaplan, 7/10/2016, 4:04 PM

Swastikas spray-painted in largely Jewish DC suburb

Two suspects seen spray painting swastikas at park, elementary school in Washington, D.C., suburb with large Jewish population.JTA, 4/30/2016, 9:53 PM

Trump Blasts 'Incompetently Negotiated' Iran Deal

Republican candidates Donald Trump and Senator Ted Cruz join thousands of people at Tea Party rally against Iran deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/10/2015, 2:16 AM

Rabbis Gather in Washington to Oppose Iran Deal

Some 200 rabbis rally on Capitol Hill to express their opposition to the Iran nuclear deal.Ben Ariel, 9/9/2015, 11:59 PM

US Court Maintains IRS Discriminated Against Zionist Group

Five-year fight by Z Street against the IRS legitimized in precedent-setting appeals court ruling.Tova Dvorin, 6/21/2015, 11:29 AM

One Dead After Shots Fired at NSA Headquarters

Live aerial footage allegedly shows vehicles with extensive damage in apparent attack attempt; 1 dead.Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2015, 8:16 PM

Former US Rep's Aide Featured in Film 'Saving' Jews

Benjamin Cole, who resigned as aide to Rep. Schock after publication of racist comments, starred in film trying to convert Jews.Cynthia Blank, 2/8/2015, 7:50 AM

Controversial Bus Ads Compare Islam with Nazism

Washington, DC Metro features ads urging US to 'stop funding racism' - prompting debate about free speech.AFP and Tova Dvorin, 5/23/2014, 10:54 AM

Washington DC Gives Marijuana The Green Light

Possession of up to an ounce in US capital decriminalized in new bill, fines drop from $1,000 to $25.Ari Yashar, 4/2/2014, 10:46 AM

Arutz Sheva In Washington Brings AIPAC Highlights

Managing Editor Ari Soffer summarizes key events at record-breaking 'pluralist event' unified by support for Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Arutz Sheva, 3/7/2014, 8:50 AM

'Time is of the Essence' to Halt Iran Proliferation

Founder of EMPact America tells Arutz Sheva why he believes the threat to American security from Iran could be closer than you think.Uzi Baruch, Washington, 2/15/2014, 11:19 PM

Washington Shooter 'Was Traumatized by 9/11'

Aaron Alex, 34, who killed 12 people in deadly rampage at the Washington navy yard Monday, suffered from PTSD, "angry blackouts."Kochava Rozenbaum, 9/17/2013, 9:14 AM

PLO Office in DC Open Despite Legislation Deeming it Illegal

US State Dept. has decided to keep PLO office in Washington open for another six months, despite legislation deeming it illegal.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/10/2013, 5:43 PM

Maj. Gen. Shamni to Leave IDF

Former Central Command Head was not popular with Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria.Gil Ronen, 11/1/2012, 7:13 PM

From Wash DC to the Western Wall for Abdul Kareem's Bar Mitzvah

A self-described African American atheist, born of a Muslim father and Jewish mother, hungers for a Bar Mitzvah in Jerusalem.Chana Ya'ar, 8/27/2012, 7:39 PM

Debut of New Film, 'Follow Me', Recounts Story of Yoni Netanyahu

A new documentary about the iconic and heroic Jewish figure, Yonatan Netanyahu, is making its theatrical premiere in Washington, D.C.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/8/2012, 6:55 PM

Cairo Demands Israel Free 81 Prisoners in Swap for Ilan Grapel

Cairo is demanding that Israel free 81 Egyptian prisoners in exchange for the freedom of Ilan Grapel, a dual national accused of "spying."Chana Ya'ar, 10/9/2011, 3:34 PM

Pentagon Evacuated During 5.8 Quake

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.8 struck near Washington, D.C., prompting an evacuation of the Pentagon.Gabe Kahn., 8/23/2011, 9:24 PM

Quartet to Meet Next Week on PA Statehood Bid

The Quartet of peacekeeping nations is scheduled to meet next week on how to deal with the PA's bid for U.N. recognition. Chana Ya'ar, 7/4/2011, 7:39 PM