Dov Charney Ousted From American Apparel

    Clothing and accessories retailer American Apparel Inc ousted its controversial founder Dov Charney as chairman effective immediately and moved to fire him as CEO and president following an ongoing investigation into alleged misconduct.

    Crackdown WIdens: Israeli soldier stands guard at entrance to Bir Zeit University, where troops raided a student group that supports Hamas.

    Gun Battle Erupts as Israel Presses Search for Kiddnapped Teens

    Israeli forces traded gunfire with Palestinians on Thursday, the military said, in the fiercest street battles in the occupied West Bank since a search began for three Israeli teenagers missing for a week.

    Stephan Kramer Named Chief of AJC Europe Office on Anti-Semitism

    Stephan Kramer, a Jewish leader in Germany, was named director of the American Jewish Committee’s new European Office on Anti-Semitism.

    Israeli App Would Raise Alarm in Emergency

    In response to the kidnapping of three boys last week, some Israelis have prayed. Some have voiced support on social media. And some have done what they do best: they made an app.

    Hamptons Eruv Passes Key Legal Hurdle

    A federal judge has removed a major legal roadblock to the construction of a controversial eruv religious boundary in Long Island’s tony East End