Spain Village May Change 'Jew Killer' Name

    A Spanish village is considering removing the phrase “kill Jews” from its name.

    London Orthodox Synagogue Stops Allowing Women To Carry Torah Scroll

    Under pressure from the local rabbinical court, a London Orthodox rabbi ended the practice of women carrying a Torah scroll during prayers at his synagogue.

    N.J. Teen Charged with Bias Intimidation After Allegedly Luring Orthodox Women

    A New Jersey teenager was charged with multiple counts of bias intimidation after he allegedly tried to lure Orthodox women as part of a gang initiation.

    Israeli Haredim Protest Against Arrest of Yeshiva Draft-Dodger

    About 500 haredi Orthodox men demonstrated in Jerusalem against the arrest of a yeshiva student who ignored a call-up notice for army service.

    Israel Imposes Sanctions on Palestinians as Talks Sputter

    Israel imposed economic sanctions against the Palestinians on Thursday in retaliation for their leadership signing international conventions, moves that further complicate U.S. efforts to keep peace talks from collapsing before an April 29 deadline.