Two of America’s most venerable synagogues are set for a courtroom battle over a pair of silver Torah bells valued at $7 million. The nasty fight could determine whether one of the congregations survives.
Manny Waks has become known as the face of the sex abuse scandal that has gripped Australia. He traveled to Brooklyn this month to confront the man he says abused him a quarter-century ago.
Firebrand Pamela Geller is vowing to push ahead with another event showcasing caricatures of the Prophet Muhammed — even after radical gunmen attacked the first one.
Once derided as a crackpot, Pamela Geller has a bulging budget and rising support for her anti-Islam message. After the weekend shootings in Texas, could she take center stage in a national debate over faith and freedom?
The bottom line just keeps getting uglier for cash-strapped Yeshiva University as the Modern Orthodox flagship ran a deficit of $84 million last year.
You can’t report a story about kidney donation without addressing some tough personal questions. Paul Berger asks: What counts as altruism — and what doesn’t?
Here’s how we arrived at our estimate that Renewal accounts for, at most, 17% of live kidney donations to strangers in America.
It’s difficult to get kidneys for those who need transplants. Could the model of an ultra-Orthodox group that saves fellow Jews work for the black community?
Germany is for the first time seeking compensation for the $57 million lost to fraud at the Claims Conference. But the Holocaust agency says it isn’t giving a dime of survivors’ cash.