Urged Sanctions on Russia Would Send Israel to World Cup

    Israel would participate in the 2014 World Cup if the head of international soccer’s governing body heeds the suggestion of two U.S. senators to sanction Russia over its Crimea actions.

    Not So Fast: Yuriy Yukhatskov has been trying to immigrate to Israel for three years, but has been denied due to what he says is an error he made filling out a form.

    Stymied by Israeli Bureaucracy, Ukrainian Has Been Making Aliyah for Years

    Does Israel’s bureaucracy make it unduly hard for Ukrainian Jews to immigrate? The case of Yuriy Yukhatskov, who has been attempting aliyah for years, suggests the answer may be yes.

    Child Victim: Esther Lebowitz was murdered at age 11 in 1969.

    Will Esther Lebowitz's Killer Get New Trial in Notorious 1969 Baltimore Slay?

    Some 200 Baltimore Jews attended a hearing to protest the possible release of a man who was convicted of murdering an 11-year-old Jewish girl in 1969.

    Norway Museum To Return Nazi-Looted Matisse Painting to Heirs

    A Norway musuem said it would return a Nazi-looted painting by Henri Matisse to the heirs of its former Jewish owner.

    Jewish Heirs Won’t Get Back Art Treasure, German Panel Rules

    A collection of medieval religious art worth an estimated $275 million will not be returned to the heirs of four German-Jewish art dealers.