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Multi-billion dollar deal between Kushner, Chinese insurance group collapses over ethics concerns

03/29/2017 12:53 PM Updated: 11 hours ago

A multi-billion dollar deal between first son-in-law Jared Kushner’s family business and China’s Anbang Insurance Group Co. has been scrapped due to ethics concerns, Bloomberg reported


Bob Dylan to finally accept Nobel Prize for Literature

03/29/2017 11:25 AM Updated: 12 hours ago

Renowned songwriter and troubadour Bob Dylan will receive his Nobel Prize for Literature at the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, according to an academy announcement Wednesday. Dylan,


Trump Middle East Envoy Jason Greenblatt meets with Abbas for 2nd time

03/29/2017 10:15 AM

Trump Middle East Envoy Jason Greeenblatt met in Jordan Tuesday with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas as a “follow-up” to their meeting earlier this month. Had


Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff relentless in pursuing Trump-Russia investigation

03/28/2017 5:43 PM

Adam Schiff, the Democratic California Congressman heavily involved in investigating possible ties between the Trump administration and Russia, is locked in a stand-off with House Intelligence


Opinion: Sean Spicer turns arrest of bomb threat suspect into vindication for Trump

03/28/2017 11:32 AM

  Last week, a 19-year-old Israeli-American was arrested for allegedly phoning in over 100 bomb threats to Jewish Community Centers in the United States. Since then,


“Days of Israel bashing are over,” U.N. ambassador Haley declares

03/28/2017 10:44 AM

Speaking at the annual AIPAC policy conference Monday, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley delivered an unapologetic defense of Israel. “The days of Israel-bashing are


Pence, Netanyahu offer AIPAC speeches light on details, heavy on Israel support

03/27/2017 12:11 PM Updated: 2 days ago

    Speaking at the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)’s annual policy conference event Sunday, VP Mike Pence described President Donald Trump as a “true


Kushner to be questioned by Senate on Russia ties

03/27/2017 11:05 AM

First son-in-law Jared Kushner has volunteered to undergo questioning by the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of the ongoing investigation surrounding the Trump administration’s possible collusion


(Video) Watch Pence’s AIPAC speech: “Trump and I stand w/o apology for Israel”

03/27/2017 10:28 AM

World Jewish Congress finds Twitter is social media platform with most anti-Semitism

03/26/2017 11:03 AM Updated: 3 days ago

Move over YouTube. Twitter is the social media platform with the most anti-Semitic content, according to a survey this week by the World Jewish Congress. The


Activist Rasmea Odeh, convicted of terrorist bombing, to leave U.S.

03/25/2017 7:05 PM Updated: 4 days ago

Rasmea Odeh, convicted by an Israeli court of involvement in a 1969 Jerusalem bombing which killed two people and injured nine, has accepted a plea bargain


(Video) Hear Lee Zeldin on why tax reform will be harder without Obamacare repeal

03/24/2017 5:24 PM

Catch me if you can: Israeli bomb threats suspect arrested due to online carelessness

03/24/2017 10:44 AM

There was a time, when he was sowing havoc at Jewish Community Centers around the world, that 19-year-old Israeli-American Michael Kaydar may very well have felt


Koch brothers groups vow to protect GOP members voting against Republican health care bill

03/23/2017 6:03 PM

Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners, two grass-roots activism and advertising groups funded by the Koch brothers, have said they are willing to spend millions protecting


Suspect in JCC bomb threats may be suffering from brain tumor, lawyer says

03/23/2017 4:58 PM

An unlikely turn of events took place Thursday when the criminal mastermind behind bomb threats to Jewish Community Centers around the world was revealed to be


Spike in Mexican anti-Semitism noted after Netanyahu supports Trump border wall

03/23/2017 3:22 PM

            Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s support for President Donald Trump’s proposed U.S.-Mexican border wall appears to have triggered an anti-Semitic backlash


Teen with dual U.S.-Israeli citizenship arrested for JCC bomb threats

03/23/2017 10:41 AM

The culprit behind waves of bomb threats against Jewish Community Centers may not be the hardened white supremacist you may have been picturing. Instead, the mastermind

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National Roundup 03-22: Christie Announces $1M In Security Grants After Anti-Semitic Threats; Rubio Visits Israel on Mideast Trip

03/22/2017 7:17 PM

The following is a round-up of national news from several major states across the country that will be featured on our site on a daily basis:


New York man arrested for drawing swastikas on own home

03/22/2017 1:17 PM

Andrew King, a 54-year-old Schenectady resident, was arrested Monday after allegedly vandalizing his own home with two swastikas. King, who claims to be Jewish, reported the


Hey NYC, come to Matzapalooza for learning, songs and plague costumes

03/22/2017 11:48 AM Updated: 1 week ago

The Workmen’s Circle and the National Yiddish Theater Folksbiene will be partnering with the Museum of Jewish Heritage for this year’s second annual Matzapalooza. According to