Can Polyglot Odessa Avoid Stain of Separatist Massacre?

    Odessa: the very name conjures up an archetypal melting pot, a balmy oasis of tolerance and diversity, as well as a tsarist port of imperial grandeur, immortalised in film.

    Kansas City Rampage Suspect Eyed Synagogues and Kosher Restaurants

    The FBI found printouts containing addresses of synagogues and kosher eateries in the home of Kansas City shooting suspect Frazier Glenn Miller.

    Hamas Allows West Bank Papers in Gaza as Unity Push Gains Pace

    The Hamas-run government in the Gaza Strip said on Wednesday it had relaxed a ban on Palestinian newspapers published outside the enclave as a gesture of reconciliation to rival group Fatah after their unity deal last month.

    Menachem Stark Suspect Indicted in Murder

    A Brooklyn construction worker was indicted for the kidnapping and murder of Brooklyn real estate developer Menachem Stark.

    Not Leaving: Despite a spasm of violence that killed dozens, Odessa’s Jewish community insists it has no plans to leave the flashpoint city.

    Odessa Jews Deny Plans for Evacuation Amid Turmoil

    Leaders of the Jewish community of Odessa, Ukraine, denied reports about the existence of evacuation plans for the city’s Jews.