7 Lev Tahor Members Arrested by Child Welfare

    Canadian border security officials raided the compound of the fringe haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor and arrested seven members.

    Israel Diplomats End Strike

    Employees of Israel’s Foreign Ministry ended their two-week strike with an agreement to increase pay for Israeli diplomats.

    Detroit Jews Aim for Closer Ties to Muslims

    Jewish and Muslim officials in the Detroit area examined areas where they could cooperate more closely.

    Brooklyn's Congregation Beth Elohim Lays Off 12 Amid Fiscal Crisis

    Newly discovered accounting errors at Brooklyn’s Congregation Beth Elohim forced the synagogue to lay off 12 employees — just as Rabbi Andy Bachman announced he’s leaving.

    John Kerry Desperately Seeks To Keep Peace Talks Alive

    Washington is keeping up efforts to put Israel-Palestinian peace negotiations back on track despite “unhelpful steps” taken by both sides in the past day, a senior U.S. official said on Wednesday.