An almost century-old mikveh was unearthed in New Hampshire this week. It was found in a ten-acre outdoor history museum, which preserves a neighborhood dating back to the 1600s. The neighborhood was inhabited and not historically preserved until 1950s, when local citizens prevented urban renewal efforts on the land.
A man who came under fire during the deadly assault on a suburban Kansas City JCC joined a lawsuit against a state law that makes it a felony for federal officials to enforce certain gun laws.
Baruch Lebovits, a Brooklyn rabbi convicted of sex abuse in 2010 only to have the conviction overturned on appeal, was sentenced to two years in prison as part of a plea deal.
At least 78 Palestinians, most of them civilians, have been killed in Israel’s Gaza offensive, Palestinian officials said on Thursday as militants in the enclave kept up rocket attacks on Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and other cities.
The Zionist Organization of America has issued a statement condemning the murder of Arab teenager Muhammad Abu Khdeir.