Rabbi Herschel Schacter Passes Away

Rabbi Herschel Schacter Passes Away

Rabbi Herschel Schacter, a leading figure in the American Jewish community, has passed away at age 95., 3/22/2013, 11:15 AM
NYC Event Raises $27 Million for IDF

NYC Event Raises $27 Million for IDF

Donors give millions to IDF, honor commander who lost arm., 3/13/2013, 11:05 AM
Participant at AIPAC: This is the Real World

Participant at AIPAC: This is the Real World

Arutz Sheva spoke to Ally Michelle, one of 2,000 students who attended the annual AIPAC policy conference.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/8/2013, 11:08 PM
Obama Hints Trip Not Meant to Resume Peace Talks

Obama Hints Trip Not Meant to Resume Peace Talks

U.S. President Barack Obama tells American Jewish leaders his Israel visit is not meant to resolve a "specific policy issue."Elad Benari, 3/8/2013, 2:12 AM
NY, Israeli Leaders Pay Tribute to Top Activists

NY, Israeli Leaders Pay Tribute to Top Activists

American Jewish activists praised. 'Whatever you do in life, you can still do remarkable things for the Jewish people.'Daniel Perez and A7 staff, 2/13/2013, 6:23 PM
Initiative Counters Assault on Israel's Legitimacy

Initiative Counters Assault on Israel's Legitimacy

The Israel Action Network, an initiative of the JFNA, develops strategies to counter the assaults on Israel.Elad Benari, 12/3/2012, 5:46 AM
Video: Bibi to Jewish GA: Next Year in Jerusalem

Video: Bibi to Jewish GA: Next Year in Jerusalem

Netanyahu appeals to all of the delegates at the Federation GA in Baltimore to attend next year’s convention in Jerusalem. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/14/2012, 12:35 PM
First Ever Conference on the "Jewish Vote"

First Ever Conference on the "Jewish Vote"

The first ever conference on the impact and patterns of the Jewish vote will be held on September 23, at Fordham University, New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2012, 9:21 PM
Far-Left American Activist Visits Shomron

Far-Left American Activist Visits Shomron

A long-time Jewish American far-left activist visits Samaria. ‘I’m impressed with some of the positive steps that have been made.’Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 8/8/2012, 7:20 PM
US: Five Charged with Terrorizing Jewish Camp

US: Five Charged with Terrorizing Jewish Camp

American teens are charged with attacks on Jewish camp that injured one counselor and left children fearing for their lives.Maayana Miskin, 7/27/2012, 9:49 AM
Adelsons Infuse Cash Into Birthright Program

Adelsons Infuse Cash Into Birthright Program

The Birthright-Taglit program are to receive a much-needed infusion of cash from top philanthropists Sheldon and Dr. Miriam Adelson.Chana Ya'ar, 7/17/2012, 5:14 PM
Police Release Video of Aguiar

Police Release Video of Aguiar

Police in Fort Lauderdale have released a surveillance video showing businessman Guma Aguiar boarding his ship.Maayana Miskin, 6/23/2012, 11:31 PM
Religious Jews Lead New York to Jewish Growth

Religious Jews Lead New York to Jewish Growth

New York’s Jewish population is on the rise after decades of decline. Researchers credit orthodox birthrates. , 6/12/2012, 8:06 PM
New Housing for American ‘Yeshivish’ Community

New Housing for American ‘Yeshivish’ Community

A new Jerusalem luxury housing project will be marketed to the “yeshivish” community in the United States., 6/1/2012, 10:40 AM
Joint Distribution Committee Head to Retire

Joint Distribution Committee Head to Retire

Steven Schwager, head of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, says he will retire this year from the organization.Chana Ya'ar, 5/13/2012, 10:29 AM
Poll: Majority of U.S. Jews Still Support Obama

Poll: Majority of U.S. Jews Still Support Obama

Despite his rocky relationship with Israel, a new survey finds that 62% American Jews still favor Obama for re-election.Elad Benari, 4/4/2012, 3:15 AM
'Jerusalem is Jewish,' Say Protestors in New York

'Jerusalem is Jewish,' Say Protestors in New York

Protest outside Israeli Consulate in New York City expressed outrage over the "Global March on Jerusalem." Fern Sidman, 4/2/2012, 1:30 PM
Israeli MKs Arrive in U.S., Speak with Jews

Israeli MKs Arrive in U.S., Speak with Jews

Second annual MK delegation of Ruderman Fellows arrives in the U.S. for a week of meetings with members of the American Jewish community.Elad Benari, 3/26/2012, 4:13 AM
Dershowitz Declares War on Leftist Media Watchdog

Dershowitz Declares War on Leftist Media Watchdog

Alan Dershowtiz has declared a personal war on the liberal media watchdog Media Matters for its harsh and biased coverage of Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld, 2/28/2012, 12:04 PM
U.S. Monitoring Hizbullah Activity

U.S. Monitoring Hizbullah Activity

U.S. says it's closely monitoring Hizbullah activities, working with Jewish organizations in wake of recent attacks.Elad Benari, 2/16/2012, 7:17 AM
Napolitano: No Threat to Jewish Institutions

Napolitano: No Threat to Jewish Institutions

In wake of heightened alert, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security seeks to assure Jewish leaders there is no concrete threat.Elad Benari, 2/9/2012, 11:33 AM
Raising Jewish Awareness in US Teens

Raising Jewish Awareness in US Teens

The Jewish NGO Ayeka has just received funds to see if its unique adult Jewish education program will work on American Jewish teens.Chana Ya'ar, 1/11/2012, 2:00 PM
Members of Baltimore Synagogue Visit Israel

Members of Baltimore Synagogue Visit Israel

Over 25 members of Congregation Bnei Jacob Shaarei Zion in Baltimore took part in a week-long solidarity mission to Israel.Elad Benari, 1/6/2012, 6:41 AM
‘Anglos See Dangers of Concessions to PA’

‘Anglos See Dangers of Concessions to PA’

English-speaking immigrants in Israel see the danger of concessions to the PA better than native Israelis, says a US Likud activist. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/21/2011, 12:35 PM
Obama: U.S. Committed to Israel's Security

Obama: U.S. Committed to Israel's Security

President Barack Obama tries to assure worried Jewish supporters: We don’t compromise when it comes to Israel’s security.Elad Benari, 12/1/2011, 7:14 AM
Crown Heights Riots: 20 Years Later

Crown Heights Riots: 20 Years Later

Twenty years ago, Jews in Crown Heights -- like their brethren in Israel and Europe -- experienced the terror of being hunted.Hana Levi Julian, 8/15/2011, 8:01 PM
Teens Support and Learn From Survivors

Teens Support and Learn From Survivors

The International Diller Teen Fellows Israel Summer Seminar brought 120 teens from North America to visit teens in Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 8/8/2011, 3:15 AM
The Roles of an American Rabbi

The Roles of an American Rabbi

Arutz Sheva speaks with Rabbi of the Riverdale Jewish Center about the challenges and goals of an American community Rabbi.Yoni Kempinski, 8/1/2011, 2:15 AM
Circumcision Ban? Not so Fast

Circumcision Ban? Not so Fast

Superior Court Judge Giorgi puts a spoke in the wheel of the San Francisco anti-circumcision proposal.David Ben Yacov, 7/28/2011, 8:27 PM
Judea&Samaria Residents in U.S.

Judea&Samaria Residents in U.S.

Watch excerpts from this week's special event, featuring Judea and Samaria residents who spoke from their heart to Jewish Americans.Elad Benari, 7/21/2011, 5:16 AM
J&S Residents Speak to U.S. Jews

J&S Residents Speak to U.S. Jews

Judea and Samaria residents appear in Silver Springs, Maryland speaking from the heart to Jewish Americans about the heartland of Israel.Elad Benari, 7/18/2011, 4:14 AM
Former Jewish Ambassador Honored

Former Jewish Ambassador Honored

Marc Ginsberg, the first Jewish-American to serve as Ambassador to an Arab country, receives honorary award.Elad Benari, 7/6/2011, 8:53 AM
Poll: Jews Like Obama a Bit Less

Poll: Jews Like Obama a Bit Less

A new Gallup poll released Tuesday indicates that Jewish support for President Obama has slipped over the past months – but only slightly.David Lev, 7/6/2011, 1:10 AM
US Jews Mixed on Pollard Release

US Jews Mixed on Pollard Release

Marc Zell, co-chairman of Republicans Abroad in Israel, says some American Jews are still angry at Pollard. YI's Lerner disagrees.Elad Benari, 6/24/2011, 10:44 AM
Obama: Jews Built our Cities

Obama: Jews Built our Cities

Opening the Jewish Heritage Month in wake of reports regarding his upcoming speech, President Obama was very positive regarding the Jewish nation.Arutz Sheva TV, 5/19/2011, 1:14 AM
New US Jewish History Museum

New US Jewish History Museum

More than 1,000 people attended the spectacular dedication and grand opening of a "first of its kind" museum on Independence Mall in Philadelphia.Fern Sidman, INN NY Correspondent , 11/16/2010, 9:11 PM
US Jews Still Support Israel

US Jews Still Support Israel

Survey shows that American Jews, young and old, are still attached to Israel despite recent claims to the contrary.Elad Benari, 9/3/2010, 5:00 AM
'True Freedom Flotilla' in NYC

'True Freedom Flotilla' in NYC

Hundreds of activists sailed the “true freedom flotilla” in New York City to raise awareness of the plight of kidnapped Israeli Gilad Shalit.Maayana Miskin, 6/25/2010, 11:00 AM
Israel Fun and Facts at Festival

Israel Fun and Facts at Festival

Dr. Scott Baum of the Memphis Friends of Israel says that his group's annual Israel Festival is an antidote to growing anti-Israel propaganda.David Lev, 6/23/2010, 8:19 AM
Poll: Jews Leaving Obama

Poll: Jews Leaving Obama

Only 42% of American Jews would re-elect Obama, while 46% would consider voting for someone else. Gil Ronen, 5/9/2010, 6:21 PM
Beverly Hills Gets 'Herzl Way'

Beverly Hills Gets 'Herzl Way'

The city of Beverly Hills has named a street after Zionist founding father Theodor Herzl.Maayana Miskin, 5/3/2010, 10:37 AM
US Jews Want UN Walkout

US Jews Want UN Walkout

United States Jews want UN reoresentatives to walk out on Ahmadinejad as the Iranian leader accuses US, Israel of being behind world terrorism.Maayana Miskin, 5/2/2010, 9:17 PM
Research Debunks Myth on US Jews

Research Debunks Myth on US Jews

Hebrew University researchers found to their surprise that recent polls claiming that more American Jews are detached from Israel are inaccurate.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/7/2010, 5:14 PM
Jews against Law of Return

Jews against Law of Return

A small group of left-wing American Jews is campaigning against the “Law of Return,” calling it racist. Are they inciting anti-Semitism?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/23/2010, 1:02 PM
Jordan to US Jews: Help PA State

Jordan to US Jews: Help PA State

Jordan's King Abdullah II met with American Jewish leaders Tuesday, urging them to help pressure Israel to accept the 2002 Saudi Peace Plan.Hana Levi Julian, 11/19/2009, 10:59 AM