Catholics Warn of 'Poison' Atmosphere of Hate as Visit of Pope Francis Nears

    Two weeks ahead of Pope Francis’s trip to the Holy Land, the Roman Catholic Patriarch of Jerusalem said vandal attacks by suspected Jewish extremists “poison the atmosphere” of the papal visit.

    Benjamin Netanyahu Compares Iran Nukes to North Korea

    Iran’s nuclear programme is a clear and present danger and the country cannot be allowed to get the capability to make nuclear arms, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday.

    French Chief Rabbi Accused of $120K Orthodox Divorce Shakedown

    French Chief Rabbi Michel Gugenheim denied allegations that he had helped extort $120,000 from a woman who needed his signature to get a religious divorce.

    Stranger and Stranger: Women in the Lev Tahor sectwear a burqa like uniform that has led some to call the group the Jewish Taliban.

    Canadian Memebers of Lev Tahor Hasidic Sect Live in Guatemala Shack

    More members of the controversial haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor appear to have left Canada.

    Donald Sterling Says Sorry — Insists Not Racist in First Interview

    Los Angeles Clippers Owner Donald Sterling, who was banned for life from the NBA over racist comments, has apologized and asked for forgiveness in his first public statement since the controversy began last month, CNN said on Sunday.