Brawls broke out on Friday between thousands of young ultra-Orthodox Jews and a group of progressive Jewish women at the Western Wall in Jerusalem over their right to pray at one of Judaism’s holiest sites.
The Latest on the arraignment for the suspected Pittsburgh synagogue shooter (all times local): 9:40 a.m.
A North Carolina synagogue targeted by a man accused of threatening to damage it has been the target of vandals.
“The Color Purple” author Alice Walker has been criticized by the Anti-Defamation League after she endorsed a book by conspiracy theorist David Icke in a New York Times interview published Sunday.
Temple University’s Board of Trustees formally announced its “disappointment, displeasure, and disagreement” Tuesday with professor and former CNN commentator Marc Lamont Hill over remarks he made last month that critics said called for the destruction of Israel.
Rick Rosenthal, 66, stands out in his orthodox Jewish community donning the classic red suit, paired with his white beard and jolly personality.
President Donald Trump is celebrating Hanukkah in the company of eight Holocaust survivors, telling each they had endured “evil beyond description” The president also referenced the fatal October shooting of 11 Jews at a Pittsburgh synagogue.
New Hampshire officials are under fire for denying a 10-foot-tall (3-meter) menorah to be displayed next to a tree decorated annually at a local park.