(JTA) — Organizations representing three streams of Judaism in a joints statement called on President Donald Trump to fire Stephen Miller as his senior policy advisor over his support for white supremacists. The statement also expressed concern about “the disturbing ways in which his dangerous views have influenced U.S....
WASHINGTON (AP) - Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 2:33 pm | כ"ו חשון תש"פHouse Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., give final remarks during a hearing before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Democratic House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff...
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (JTA) — Students in a history class in a private secondary school in a northwest province of Argentina made a music video featuring singing Nazis as a class assignment. The Nazi music video received 9 points out of 10 points from the teacher at the Escuela...
(JTA) — A regional office of the U.S.’s Food and Drug Administration should be opened in Israel, a bipartisan group of lawmakers says. The letter sent Friday to the Secretary of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Alex Azar, said that “as a global leader in...
YERUSHALAYIM - Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 1:58 pm | כ"ו חשון תש"פAttorney General Avichai Mandelblit holds a press conference announcing his decision to indict Prime Minister Netanyahu on corruption charges, Thursday night. (Hadas Parush/FLASH90)Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit has formed a panel to decide fateful legal and political questions arising...
NEW YORK - Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 1:37 pm | כ"ו חשון תש"פWe regret to inform you of the petirah of Harav Avraham Turin, zt”l, Mashgiach of Yeshiva Beth Moshe of Scranton. The levayah will take place today in Scranton and Lakewood as follows:12 pmYeshiva Beth Moshe Scranton930 Hickory StreetScranton, PA & 6:00...
(JTA) — A Lebanese-Swiss businessman purchased ten items belonging to Adolf Hitler that were sold at an auction last week so that they didn’t “fall into the wrong hands.” Abdallah Chatila, a Geneva businessman who made his fortune in diamonds and real estate, purchased items including Hitler’s top hat,...
(November 24, 2019 / JNS) “The Jordanian-Israeli relationship is at an all-time low,” Jordan’s King Abdullah said on Thursday at an event in New York City hosted by The Washington Institute for Near East Policy. The two countries recently marked the 25-year anniversary of their historic peace agreement, although...
(JTA) — The parents of Jewish American college student Otto Warmbier are working to find and shut down illicit North Korean business assets around the world in order to hold its government accountable for widespread human rights abuses. Fred and Cindy Warmbier also called for the Trump administration to...
(November 24, 2019 / JNS) Likud Knesset member Gideon Sa’ar formally appealed to Likud Central Committee chairman MK Chaim Katz on Sunday to initiate a party primary in the event of a third round of elections. Doing so would be “for the good of the movement and the...