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Stockholm - Sweden’s Hunt For Russian Submarine In Its Waters Sends Cold War Chill Across Baltic

Yesterday 08:54 AM

Stockholm - Sweden's biggest submarine hunt since the dying days of the Soviet Union has put countries around the Baltic Sea on edge, with Latvia's... Read More »

Geneva - Israel To Testify On Gaza Before United Nations

Yesterday 08:31 AM

Geneva - Israeli officials are expected to testify before the United Nations in Geneva on Monday with regard to its military activities in Gaza this... Read More »

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Nepal - Body Of Missing Israeli Woman Found After 6 Days In Avalanches That Swept The Himalayas

Yesterday 08:06 AM

Nepal - Search and rescue workers found on Monday the body of Michal Cherkesky, the Israeli woman who went missing during an avalanche in Nepal last... Read More »

Jerusalem - Israeli Settlers Move Into Two East Jerusalem's Arab Silwan Buildings Overnight

Yesterday 07:43 AM

Jerusalem - Residents of a hotly contested part of east Jerusalem said armed Israeli guards moved into two buildings in the area before dawn Monday... Read More »

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Washington - Expelled Nazis Got Millions In Social Security From US

October 19, 2014 11:27 PM

Washington - Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream. His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio, thrived... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - AmazonFresh Rolls Out First Wave Of Grocery Delivery Service In Brooklyn

October 19, 2014 11:00 PM

Brooklyn, NY - On Friday, Internet e-commerce giant AmazonFresh rolled out its first wave of East Coast grocery delivery service, beginning with... Read More »

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Tel Aviv - Israel's Fury At The Young Jews Moving To Berlin For A Cheaper Life

October 19, 2014 10:29 PM

Tel Aviv - A group of young Israeli expats have unleashed controversy back home by encouraging others to join them in Berlin, touching on two of the most sensitive issues in Israel: the country's high cost of living and Jews' tortured history with Germany. While... Read More »

Jerusalem - Seven Injured Israelis Flown Home From Nepal; Woman Still Missing After Avalanche

October 19, 2014 10:00 PM

Jerusalem - Seven Israelis injured in last week’s massive avalanche in Nepal arrived in Israel early Sunday morning, and the body of Nadav Shoham... Read More »

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Texas - Dallas Officials Urge Calm In City On Edge Over Ebola

October 19, 2014 09:26 PM

Dallas - Texas officials are still working to contain the public's fear of Ebola even as dozens of people who may have had contact with a Liberian... Read More »

Tehran - Iran Vows To Aid Lebanese Military

October 19, 2014 08:35 PM

Tehran - Iran said Sunday it is ready to provide aid to the Lebanese army as well as the Shiite Hezbollah group to help combat "terrorists." The promise of aid comes after Iran's regional rival Saudi Arabia pledged billions of dollars to... Read More »

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New York, NY - City Set To Start Accepting Pre-Payments At Mini-Meters

October 19, 2014 07:48 PM

New York, NY - Many New York drivers will be breathing a sigh of relief following the announcement that city officials have agreed to reprogram mini-meters to accept pre-payments up to one hour before they go into service. Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn), who... Read More »

London - WHO Admits Botching Attempts To Stop The Ebola Outbreak

October 19, 2014 07:00 PM

London - The World Health Organization has admitted that it botched attempts to stop the now-spiraling Ebola outbreak in West Africa, blaming factors... Read More »

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Albany - NY Gov. Cuomo Raises Profile _ But For What?

October 19, 2014 06:22 PM

Albany, NY - With a new book, an appearance on David Letterman, high-profile trips overseas and a bigger campaign account than any other governor... Read More »

New York - Report: 34,500 On NY's Mental Health No-gun List

October 19, 2014 05:14 PM

New York - A news report finds 34,500 people are now listed as too mentally unstable to have guns in New York state, under a 19-month-old law that is one of the nation's toughest concerning mental health and firearms. The New York Times (http://nyti.ms/1tDh0xE ... Read More »

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Germany - Frankfurt Kosher Butchers Accused Of Selling Unkosher Meat

October 19, 2014 04:29 PM

Germany - Two Jewish men are on trial in Germany, accused of passing off non-kosher meat as kosher to members of the Frankfurt Jewish community over... Read More »

Israel - President Rivlin: Time To Admit That Israel Is A Sick Society That Needs Treatment

October 19, 2014 04:02 PM

Israel - The time has come to honestly admit that Israel is a sick society, with an illness that demands treatment, President Reuven Rivlin said at... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Hamas Leader's Daughter Received Medical Treatment In Israel

October 19, 2014 03:34 PM

Jerusalem - A daughter of the leader of Hamas in Gaza was admitted to an Israeli hospital for emergency medical treatment this month after she... Read More »

Bronx, NY - Rabbi Avi Weiss Shocks Congregation With News That He's Stepping Down At The Bayit In Riverdale

October 19, 2014 03:00 PM

Bronx, NY - On Thursday, Rabbi Avi Weiss stunned a packed audience at the Bayit in Riverdale when he unexpectedly announced that he is stepping down... Read More »

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Washington - Schumer: Make Covert GPS Tracking Illegal

October 19, 2014 02:26 PM

Washington - Sen. Charles Schumer wants to make it illegal to track a person's movements by placing a GPS tracker on their car without their permission. The New York Democrat says Sunday that covert GPS tracking of a person's vehicle amounts to an invasion of... Read More »

Jerusalem - Report: Saddam Hussein Conspired With Palestinians To Kidnap Israeli PM Back In 1981

October 19, 2014 02:00 PM

Jerusalem - A report included in an upcoming memoir by Saddam Hussein's attorney states that the maniacal Iraqi dictator conspired with Palestinians... Read More »

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Brooklyn, NY - Arrest Made In Barclays Center Attack: NYPD Says No Hate Crime

October 19, 2014 01:46 PM

Brooklyn, NY - Just over one week after a local Jewish leader in New York was assaulted at Barclays Center, the NYPD has announced the arrest of a... Read More »

New York, NY - NYPD Planning Heavy Police Presence At Controversial Opera Opening Of "The Death of Klinghoffer"

October 19, 2014 01:32 PM

New York, NY - Reps for New York's Metropolitan Opera say that due to continued threats of protests, and possibly violence, they are expecting a... Read More »

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Seoul, South Korea - 2 Koreas Exchange Gunfire Along Border

October 19, 2014 12:50 PM

Seoul, South Korea - Troops from the rival Koreas exchanged gunfire Sunday along their heavily fortified border in the second such shooting in less... Read More »

Jacksonville, FL - Teenager Healing After Accident That Killed Mom

October 19, 2014 11:50 AM

Jacksonville, FL - The first prayers over, Rabbi Yaakov Fisch smiled, bowed his head and spoke with a soft voice. One year has passed, he reminded... Read More »

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Ashkelon, Israel - Israeli Beduin Doctor Who Joined ISIS, Killed

October 19, 2014 11:15 AM

Ashkelon, Israel - Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon confirmed Sunday that a doctor who had worked as a resident at the hospital had joined the... Read More »

Petah Tikva - Israel Leads The Way With Vertical Burial Solutions After Lack Of Space

October 19, 2014 10:50 AM

Petah Tikva - At first glance, the multi-tiered jungle of concrete off a major central Israeli highway does not appear unusual in this city of bland... Read More »

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Russia - Moscow Says U.S. Working On Military 'Scenarios' At Russia's Borders

October 19, 2014 10:33 AM

Russia - Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu accused the United States on Thursday of working on military "scenarios" near Russia's borders that... Read More »

United Nations - UN's $1 Billion Ebola Fund Gets Just $100,000 So Far

October 19, 2014 10:10 AM

United Nations - A United Nations trust fund seeking nearly $1 billion for rapid, flexible funding of the most urgent needs to fight Ebola in West... Read More »

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Honolulu - Hawaii Hit By Winds, Rain As Hurricane Passes 'Dangerously Close'

October 19, 2014 09:47 AM

Honolulu - A powerful Pacific storm was passing "dangerously close" to Kauai, prompting the forecasters to issue a tropical storm warning for the... Read More »

Lakewood, NJ - The Cottage Industry Of "Begging," Alive And Well In Lakewood

October 19, 2014 09:31 AM

Lakewood, NJ - The cottage industry of "begging" is alive and well in Lakewood, as hundreds of professional beggars, most of whom are out-of-towners, flock to the town annually to benefit from the Orthodox Jewish community's generosity. But along with it, reports... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Assailants Deface Temple Mount With Star Of David Equating Swastika

October 19, 2014 09:25 AM

Jerusalem - Unknown assailants spray-painted an anti-Semitic image equating a Star of David to a swastika at the Temple Mount, passersby discovered Sunday morning. Police opened an in investigation in to the incident. The incident came following Foreign Minister... Read More »

Lebanon - Arabs From Israel Risk Arrest For 'Arab Idol' Show

October 19, 2014 09:07 AM

Lebanon - Their goal is to win Arab Idol, the Arab world's premiere television song competition. But the journey Manal Mousa, 25, and Haitham Khalaily, 24, have taken from their villages in Israel to the competition in Lebanon could comprise a television drama of... Read More »

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