Extremist Rabbi Warns Yair Lapid Could Be Assassinated Like Yitzhak Rabin

    Israeli police launched an investigation into a well-known haredi Orthodox rabbi’s statement that Finance Minister Yair Lapid could be assassinated in the same way as Yitzhak Rabin.

    Parkinson's Study Probes Link to Ashkenazi Mutation

    A study sponsored by The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research will investigate a genetic mutation found more often in Ashkenazi Jews.

    YouTube Vows To Fight Order To Yank Anti-Islam Video

    A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday ordered Google Inc to remove from its YouTube video-sharing website an anti-Islamic film that had sparked protests across the Muslim world.

    Denmark Debates If Kosher Slaughter Is Less Humane

    Danish Agriculture Minister Dan Jorgensen said he was open to reviewing scientific studies that present Muslim or Jewish ritual slaughter as humane.

    Boycott Push: Caterpillar, which sells equipment used by Israeli authorities in the occupied West Bank, is one of five corporations targeted in a failed divestment vote by the UCLA student council.

    UCLA Student Council Rejects Israel Divestment Bid in Narrow 7-5 Vote

    The UCLA student council rejected a resolution calling for divestment from five American companies that are accused of abusing Palestinian human rights.