JERUSALEM (JTA) — The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews has canceled its plans to build a $60 million outreach center in Jerusalem for visiting evangelical Christians. Haaretz first reported the news on Wednesday. Work on the planned seven-story building in the Talpiot neighborhood, near the U.S. Embassy and with...
(AP) - Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 2:58 pm | ח' חשון תש"פTwins Amir, right, and Milo Klatzkin, 3, put on their “I Voted” stickers after their father Barry Klatzkin, left, voted at a polling site in New York, Nov. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)Across the country, ballot...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 3:00 pm | ח' חשון תש"פA sign urging people to vote on municipal question #1 in Jersey City, N.J., Nov. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)New Jersey Democrats and Republicans on Wednesday pointed to silver linings from Tuesday’s statewide legislative races,...
The fundraiser is not being backed by any official Jewish organization. Spread the word.Help JNS grow!Share now: (November 6, 2019 / JNS) U.S. President Donald Trump will be joining more than 100 Orthodox Jews for a fundraiser on Nov. 12 in New York City. Yeshiva World News first reported the event,...
This story originally appeared on Alma. The first thing I noticed were all the Confederate flags. They weren’t in front of every house we passed, but they waved in enough windows for their sentiment to be apparent. My partner Ryan and I...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 2:35 pm | ח' חשון תש"פRep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, arrives at a closed door meeting on the ongoing House impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew...
VIENNA (JTA) — “Neither ox nor donkey can block the path to socialism,” the East German leader Erich Honecker boldly declared on Aug. 14, 1989. Less than three months later, on Nov. 9, the Berlin Wall would fall. Newsweek’s then-Berlin bureau chief...
(November 6, 2019 / JNS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israeli Science and Technology Minister Ofir Akunis welcomed the Israeli robotics team—students from the Megiddo Regional High School, who participated in the First Global Challenge robotics olympiad in Dubai—at the prime minister’s residence on Wednesday. The FIRST robotics...
(November 6, 2019 / JNS) NATO has recognized the Israeli Navy as a key medical-assistance partner in the Mediterranean following a drill held last month practicing emergency evacuations of personnel. During the drill, dubbed “Crystal Sea 2020,” held from Oct. 13-23, NATO vessels from the United Kingdom, Greece, Romania...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 2:01 pm | ח' חשון תש"פPresident Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation to kick off the New York City Veterans Day Parade next week. United War Veterans Council...