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Third time's a charm? Why this Israeli election could be different

5 hours 53 min ago
These are the five main questions that could shape the race this time around

'America's Dr. Mengele': The Jewish biochemist backed by the CIA who experimented on thousands

5 hours 56 min ago
Sidney Gottlieb conducted tests on refugees and prisoners that were as brutal as those carried out by the Nazi doctor. 'He is undoubtedly the closest thing to Mengele in the history of the U.S.,' says author of his biography

'Netanyahu is becoming a burden': Lieberman says will back pardoning PM if he retires from politics

6 hours 3 min ago
'Nobody wants to see him in prison, but nobody wants to see him as part of the political system either,' kingmaker says

At Art Basel in Miami, a tale of Jewish immigration and redemption

6 hours 9 min ago
The Jewish contribution to the famous art fair this month showcased just how diverse the community is: 'I finally understood why we never celebrated Christmas!'

Trump attacks Greta Thunberg on Twitter, says she must work on 'Anger Management problem'

6 hours 53 min ago
Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swede who inspired millions of young people to take action against climate change, was named Time Magazine's Person of the Year for 2019 the day before

New Jersey shooting: Fears of anti-Semitisim hang over police search for motive

6 hours 57 min ago
Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop called the bloodshed a hate crime against Jews, as did New York's mayor and governor

Thousands march in support of Italian Holocaust survivor targeted with threats

7 hours 3 min ago
Liliana Segre, 89, was provided with a police escort last month after she proposed a new parliamentary panel against racism, anti-Semitism and online hatred

Pastor who said 'Jews are going to hell' spoke at Trump Hanukkah event

7 hours 14 min ago
Trump on Wednesday condemned a shooting at a New Jersey kosher grocery in which six people were killed, vowing to 'crush' anti-Semitism

Besieged Libyan capital's airport re-opens after 3 months

7 hours 46 min ago
Mitiga airport was closed down in September after shelling hit what was Tripoli's only functional civilian airport

German army to get military rabbis for first time in over 100 years

7 hours 51 min ago
During World War I, many Jews fought for Germany. Rabbis were relatively common in the military until Adolf Hitler’s Nazis came to power in 1933 and excluded Jews from all spheres of public life

Palestinian prisoners getting funds from PA shouldn't receive money from Israel, attorney general says

7 hours 53 min ago
Avichai Mendelblit writes in legal opinion that the funds prisoners jailed in Israel and their families get should be considered sufficient income

Two soldiers injured as Russia's only aircraft carrier catches fire

8 hours 15 min ago
The Admiral Kuznetsov gained notoriety in 2017 when then- U.K. Defense Secretary Michael Fallon dubbed it the 'ship of shame' as it passed through waters close to the English coast belching black smoke

Lebanon to receive no foreign aid before government is formed, say diplomats

8 hours 16 min ago
International group, led by France and theUN, met to discuss conditions for helping to ease the turmoil in Lebanon, which is facing its worst financial crisis in decades

Algeria holds stalled presidential election shunned by protesters

8 hours 47 min ago
Vote comes following the resignation of Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who stepped down this year after two decades in office as the army withdrew its support for him

Netanyahu to resign from all ministerial positions as Israel heads for third election

8 hours 52 min ago
Netanyahu, who was indicted in three criminal cases he is embroiled in, says he will relinquish his portfolios as health, welfare, agriculture and diaspora affairs minister

Israel 'very troubled' by Corbyn run in British election

9 hours 20 min ago
'It is true that we as a country cannot say we support this-or-that candidate, but Corbyn is a real danger to Israel-Britain relations,' says Deputy Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely

Trump signs anti-Semitism executive order as Hanukkah comes early at White House

9 hours 53 min ago
Move will penalize colleges that allow anti-Semitism on campus, with the definition including certain types of criticism of Israel that some see as potentially curtailing free speech

Aramco tops Saudi Crown Prince's $2 trillion target despite doubts

10 hours 4 min ago
The Saudi Crown Prince has made the Aramco initial public offering (IPO) the centrepiece of his plan to diversify the Kingdom's economy away from its dependence on oil

Israeli student beaten on Paris subway after he was heard speaking Hebrew

10 hours 20 min ago
The student, identified as B. Yogev, 30, entered the metro train at the Chteau d’Eau station in Paris on Monday morning and answered a phone call from his father

One of the Jersey City shooters was a Black Hebrew Israelite. Here’s what you need to know about the movement

10 hours 44 min ago
The Southern Poverty Law Center classifies some Black Hebrew Israelites as a hate group, naming one branch in particular, the Israelite Church of God in Jesus Christ