Three members of an Islamic terrorist cell who were on the verge of attacking the Israeli consulate, an El Al ticket counter and two synagogues, face up to 20 to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty in federal court to conspiring to levy war...
Could guns for German Jews have prevented the Holocaust?
Ruth Messinger to step down as head of American Jewish World Service
Kerry seeks to calm Palestinian-Israeli tensions, to travel there soon
Bernie and me
Gulf states looking to buy Israel’s Iron Dome system for protection against Iran
Tag: News Briefs
December 20, 2007 | 7:00 pmThree Plead Guilty in Terror Plot
December 13, 2007 | 7:00 pmClinton, Giuliani Lead Among Jews
U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) and Rudy Giuliani come in first and second in approval ratings in a poll of American Jews.
Clinton, the front-runner among Democrats, scored 53 percent in this year's American Jewish Committee poll. Giuliani, the...
December 6, 2007 | 7:00 pmRamon: West Bank Barrier to Be Border
Haim Ramon indicated that Israel's West Bank security barrier will be the future Israel-Palestine border. Israel's deputy prime minister, speaking Monday night at the Israel Policy Forum's annual gala in New York, said Israeli and Palestinian...
Briefs: New Palestinian coalition government sworn in, Israel rejects new Palestinian coalition gove
March 22, 2007 | 8:00 pmP.A. Coalition Sworn In
The Hamas-Fatah coalition was sworn in Saturday in a joint parliamentary session in Gaza City and Ramallah. P.A. President Mahmoud Abbas, leader of Fatah, gave a conciliatory speech but his new partner in power, Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh of Hamas, spoke...
December 14, 2006 | 7:00 pmPassing the Torch -- Binah There...
Roz Goldstine and Ethel W. Schwartz received the prestigious Women's League for Conservative Judaism's Torah Fund Binah Award at a luncheon in Philadelphia.
The event hosted 1,300 women from across the country and featured Arnold M. Eisen,...
December 14, 2006 | 7:00 pm
January 23, 2003 | 7:00 pm
U.S. Gives Sharon Tacit Endorsement
With elections only days away, the Bush administration is officially neutral on the choice facing frustrated Israeli voters. Unofficially, it's a different story. Officials here have already made their preference known -- a tacit endorsement...