Israel Flops in 3-0 Soccer Friendly Loss to Mexico

    Miguel Layun struck twice for Mexico who began their World Cup preparations with a 3-0 win over Israel at the Azteca stadium on Wednesday but also suffered a scare with goalkeeper Jesus Corona taken to hospital with a head injury.

    Happy Return: Museum officials return 250 year old Torah scroll to the Jewish community of Cornwall in England.

    250-Year-Old British Torah Scroll Is Returned to Cornwall Community

    A Torah scroll that has spent more than 100 years in a British museum was returned to its Jewish community.

    Jewish Agency Caught in Ukraine 'Evacuation' Plan Leak Drama

    Israel’s Foreign Ministry has accused the Jewish Agency for Israel of leaking a plan to evacuate Jews from Eastern Ukraine, in the wake of ongoing political crisis and violence.

    Insult to Injury: Families with children at the Kehillah Schechter Academy in Boston’s southern suburbs will have to find another school after the Conservative day school announced its closure.

    Schechter School Closing Adds to Boston Anguish Over Rabbi Barry Starr Scandal

    It’s been a rough few weeks for Conservative Jews in the Boston suburbs. First, a prominent rabbi was caught in a scandal. And their day school is closing.

    $1M in Buried Coin Trove Found by Dog-Walkers Snapped Up in First Hour on Amazon

    About half of a roughly $11 million collection of 19th century gold pieces unearthed by a California couple has been sold, an organizer said on Wednesday, with sales at Amazon.com surpassing $1 million in just the first hour.