American Teacher Shot Dead Jogging in Benghazi

Ronnie Smith, chemistry teacher at International School, shot while jogging near US consulate in the Libyan city.Ari Yashar, 12/5/2013, 5:23 PM

US Citizen Among Victims of Pakistan Hotel Terror Shooting

An American citizen was among one of ten foreign tourists to be shot and killed when gunmen burst into a hotel in northern Pakistan.Rina Tzvi , 6/24/2013, 11:38 AM

Video: Father of Slain US Soldier Speaks Out

Father of slain American soldier: "You can't have world peace if you have people out there who hate us."Eliran Aharon, New York, 5/3/2013, 1:36 PM

Literary World Says 'Goodbye, Philip'

Roth, considered by many to be one of the leading Jewish American literary voices of the 20th century, said he will no longer be writing.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/12/2012, 12:14 AM

Jewish American and Colleague Win Nobel Prize in Economics

Jewish-American economist Alvin Roth and his American colleague Lloyd Shapley were awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics on Monday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/16/2012, 12:05 AM

Israeli Filmmaker in Hiding After Film Sparks Deadly Protests

A filmmaker went into hiding after his movie, which provides a negative view of Islam, sparked protests against U.S. diplomatic missions.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/12/2012, 2:03 PM

Report: Jerusalem Within Range of New Iranian Missile

Iran is set to unveil a “domestically produced” cruise missile capable of reaching major Israeli cities, including Jerusalem.Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/11/2012, 1:11 PM

Jewish American Gymnast Aly Raisman Takes Gold

Jewish-American gymnast Aly Raisman captured the gold medal in her ultimate triumph in the women’s individual floor exercise on TuesdayRachel Hirshfeld , 8/8/2012, 10:17 AM

Jewish Gymnast Makes Olympic Finals Performing 'Hava Nagila'

American Jewish gymnast Aly Raisman reached the Olympics women's artistic gymnastics finals, beating world champion Jordyn Wieber. Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/31/2012, 1:23 PM

Egyptian Kidnappers Release American Hostages

Kidnappers in Egypt have released two Americans and their Egyptian tour guide after holding them hostage for three days.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/17/2012, 10:54 AM

Winner: 'What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank'

Jewish-American author Nathan Englander’s short story collection,“What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank,” wins Short Story Award.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/11/2012, 5:52 PM