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New York - Artist Draws The Simpsons As Jews In Auschwitz For Anniversary Of Camp's Liberation

January 27, 2015 10:00 PM

New York - Italian Artist Alexsandro Palombo found an interesting way to remember the Holocaust. Palombo released a series of caricatures showing... Read More »

Brooklyn, NY - Footprints In The Snow Lead Shomrim To Suspect In Midwood

January 27, 2015 09:30 PM

Brooklyn, NY - The snow that swept through the tri-state area was responsible for more than just wild weather forecasts and treacherous roads - it... Read More »

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Tel Aviv - Haredi Man Arrested For Smuggling Arabs Into Israel

January 27, 2015 09:00 PM

Haredi Man Arrested For Smuggling Arabs Into Israel Tel Aviv – A Jewish man from a haredi suburb outside of Tel Aviv was arrested Tuesday for trying to smuggle three Arab men into Israel via the trunk of his car. A security officer found the three men in the... Read More »

Albany - NY Assembly Speaker To Vacate Post Amid Criminal Charges

January 27, 2015 08:42 PM

Albany, NY - Sheldon Silver, the longtime leader of the New York state Assembly, will relinquish the position he has held for 21 years in the wake of... Read More »

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Washington - Democrats, Republicans Spar Over Benghazi Investigation

January 27, 2015 08:19 PM

Washington - The chairman of a special House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, said Tuesday that the bipartisan... Read More »

Israel - IDF Strikes Syrian Army Targets

January 27, 2015 07:56 PM

Israel - The Israel Air Force (IAF) struck Syrian army artillery targets late on Tuesday night in response to an earlier rocket attack carried out on the Golan Heights and Mount Hermon. "The IDF views the Syrian regime as responsible for what... Read More »

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New Delhi - In Parting Shot, Obama Prods India On Religious Freedom

January 27, 2015 07:34 PM

New Delhi - U.S. President Barack Obama weighed in on one of India's most sensitive topics as he wound up a visit on Tuesday, making a plea for... Read More »

San Francisco - Apple Sells Record 74.5 Million iPhones In First Quarter

January 27, 2015 07:01 PM

San Francisco - Apple had another blowout quarter thanks to its new plus-sized iPhones, which helped the company smash sales records for the holiday... Read More »

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Jerusalem - Yair Lapid Slams 'Ugly' Attacks Against Sara Benjamin Netanyahu

January 27, 2015 06:27 PM

Jerusalem - Yesh Atid leader Yair Laid has had a number of well-documented disagreements with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, but that did not... Read More »

New York - NYC Economy Lost $200M From Fizzled Storm, Transit Shutdown

January 27, 2015 06:02 PM

New York - Experts say New York City's businesses lost about $200 million following the fizzled snowstorm and decision to shut down the New York City... Read More »

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New York - Where Did The Snow Go? Weatherman Apologizes For Creating Pre- Blizzard Panic

January 27, 2015 05:30 PM

New York - In the wild world of winter weather, location is everything, which New York and Massachusetts learned too well Tuesday. Small last... Read More »

Brzezinka, Poland - On Auschwitz Anniversary, Leader Warns Jews Again Targets

January 27, 2015 04:39 PM

Brzezinka, Poland - A Jewish leader stood Tuesday before 300 survivors of the Nazis' most notorious death camp and asked world leaders to prevent... Read More »

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New York - Wall St. Ends Sharply Lower On Earnings From Microsoft

January 27, 2015 04:09 PM

New York - U.S. stocks are closing lower after disappointing outlooks from Caterpillar and Microsoft raised worries about future profit growth at... Read More »

New York - Social Media Flurry Around Blizzard: Gripes, Jokes

January 27, 2015 03:59 PM

New York - Fear, and disappointment about the Northeast's blizzard of 2015 powered a social media storm that raged on the Internet on Tuesday. The... Read More »

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Moscow - Putin Marks Auschwitz Liberation To Press Points On Ukraine

January 27, 2015 03:29 PM

Moscow - Russian President Vladimir Putin has used the commemorations marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz to press the... Read More »

Boston - Blizzard Shows No Mercy On Boston; New York Gets Off Easy (Photos)

January 27, 2015 03:01 PM

Boston - A howling blizzard with gusts over 70 mph heaped snow on Boston along with other stretches of New England and Long Island on Tuesday but... Read More »

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Berlin - Holocaust Victims' 'Violins Of Hope' To Resound In Berlin Philharmonic

January 27, 2015 02:23 PM

Berlin - A violin thrown some seventy years ago from a train transporting French Jews to the Nazi Auschwitz death camp will sound in the concert hall... Read More »

Poland - Powerful Images Capture The Faces Of Auschwitz Survivors 70 Years On

January 27, 2015 02:22 PM

Poland - With the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp by Soviet Red Army troops on January 27th, 1945, Reuters... Read More »

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Washington - A White House Victory As Democrats Put Brakes On Iran Sanctions Bill

January 27, 2015 01:50 PM

Washington - Senate Democrats on Tuesday put the brakes on new Iran sanctions legislation, ending for now a looming showdown between Congress and... Read More »

Gaza City - UN Agency Halts Aid To Gaza War Victims Over Lack Of Funds

January 27, 2015 01:36 PM

Gaza City - A United Nations agency says it suspended an aid program for Gaza residents displaced in last summer's Israel-Hamas war because of a... Read More »

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New York - Neither Snow Nor Rain? Postal Service Suspends Mail Service

January 27, 2015 01:30 PM

New York - Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night? Not exactly. The U.S. Postal Service says it won't be delivering mail to a large swath... Read More »

Oswiecim, Poland - President Hollande Tells French Jews: Your Place Is Here, In France

January 27, 2015 01:05 PM

Oswiecim, Poland - President Francois Hollande promised on Tuesday to protect French Jews and, in an apparent riposte to Israeli Prime Minister... Read More »

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New York - Mayor: NYC Will Review Its Storm Procedures

January 27, 2015 12:54 PM

New York - Mayor Bill de Blasio says New York City will review its storm procedures to see if anything can be done better the next time around. De... Read More »

Washington - Obama: Drone That Landed At White House Available At RadioShack

January 27, 2015 12:28 PM

Washington - The type of small drone that crashed on the White House grounds on Monday is available at a chain like RadioShack Corp and illustrates... Read More »

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Jerusalem - France's Jewish Migrants Face Challenge Of Life In Israel

January 27, 2015 12:09 PM

Jerusalem - At a busy supermarket in Jerusalem a smartly dressed woman, recently arrived in Israel, was stopping shoppers to ask if anyone spoke... Read More »

Gateshead, England - UK Teen Sent Text About Going ‘Jew Bashing’ Before Gateshead Assault

January 27, 2015 11:41 AM

Gateshead, England - An 18-year-old UK teen who sent a text to his friend saying he was going “Jew bashing” in July 2014 made his court... Read More »

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Pyongyang - North Korea Accuses Israel Of Being 'Dictatorial Force For Aggression'

January 27, 2015 11:40 AM

Pyongyang - North Korea this past weekend accused Israel of "representing dictatorial forces for aggression that trample down the legitimate right of... Read More »

Tehran - Iran Sends Warning To Israel Via US Officials

January 27, 2015 11:22 AM

Tehran - Iran said Tuesday it has sent a warning to Israel through the United States over the recent killing of an Iranian general in an alleged... Read More »

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Haifa - Arab Lawmakers Shake Up Israeli Politics With Historic Union

January 27, 2015 11:00 AM

Haifa - Israel's Arab political parties are banding together under one ticket for the first time ever ahead of national elections in March, hoping to... Read More »

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Obama Defends US Ties As He Pays Respects In Saudi Arabia

January 27, 2015 10:37 AM

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - President Barack Obama defended the U.S. government's willingness to cooperate closely with Saudi Arabia on national security... Read More »

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Poland - Leaders Mark Auschwitz Liberation 70 Years On Without Putin

January 27, 2015 10:23 AM

Poland - When the Soviet army entered Auschwitz exactly 70 years ago, finding piles of corpses and prisoners close to death, a Russian soldier took a... Read More »

Cairo - Purported IS Message Threatens Japan, Jordan Hostages

January 27, 2015 10:09 AM

Cairo - An online message purportedly from Islamic State group says a Japanese hostage and Jordanian pilot it holds have less than 24 hours left to... Read More »

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