African Queen? Jewish American Mindy Budgor wanted to become the first American Masai warrior. She wasn?t quite ready for the push back.

    Self-Avowed 'Jewish-American Princess' Chronicles Quest To Be African Masai Warrior

    Mindy Budgor spent three months in training with Kenya’s Maasai tribe. It didn’t quite prepare her for the brutality of the response to her book about becoming “the first white, female, Jewish, American, Maasai warrior.”

    Brooklyn Bar Mitzvah Boy Samuel Cohen-Eckstein Killed in Tragic Accident

    Samuel Cohen-Eckstein was planning to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah next month. Instead, a funeral was set today for the Brooklyn boy was struck and killed by a van.

    Brussels Will Name Monument After Jewish Nobel Physicist Francois Englert

    The city of Brussels will name part of its famous Atomium monument after François Englert, the Belgian Jew who won the Nobel Prize in physics.

    Banker-in-Chief: Janet Yellen is introduced by President Barack Obama as his pick to be the next Federal Reserve chief.

    Janet Yellen, First Jewish Woman Fed Chair, Brings Compassion to Tough Job

    Janet Yellen, President Barack Obama’s pick to lead the Federal Reserve, combines a solid reputation as an economist with a keen interest in communication - fitting for someone who once joked that her dinner guests should expect a discussion of economics.

    U.S. to Suspend Delivery of 'Large Scale Military Systems' to Egypt

    The Obama administration is suspending delivery of some “large scale military systems” to Egypt but will maintain assistance that will help secure its border with Israel.