A Knesset committee approved a bill that would allow murderers to be sentenced to life in prison without parole.
The world’s oldest living man is a 111-year-old scholar of the occult who calls New York City his home.
The student senate at the University of California, Davis did not approve a divestment resolution targeting Israel.
Israel fired back on Friday at a senior U.S. official, who blamed Jewish settlement construction in part for the breakdown of peacemaking with the Palestinians, saying he himself had done nothing to help the negotiations.
Citing animal welfare and consumer rights considerations, a British Jewish group supporting kosher slaughter called for stricter labeling practices for the general meat industry.