5 Germans Honored for Preserving Jewish History

    The rescuer of a ruined synagogue in Gudensberg is one of five German non-Jews honored this year for ensuring that local Jewish history is not forgotten.

    Theater J Backed by Drama in Feud Over 'The Admission'

    The Dramatists Guild of America has come out in strong support of a controversial Israeli play to be performed at Washington D.C.’s Theatre J, which is partially funded by the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington.

    Susan Rice Blasts 'Personal' Attacks on John Kerry

    Susan Rice, President Obama’s national security adviser, decried “personal attacks” on U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as “unacceptable,” the latest salvo in increasingly testy exchanges between the Netanyahu and Obama governments.

    Shul Spruce-Up: American and Portuguese leaders announce plans to spruce up a synagogue in the city of Ponta Delgada.

    Portugal's Oldest Synagogue Gets $290K Facelift in Azores

    A Portuguese municipality has begun restoring the country’s oldest intact synagogue, which is situated on the island of Sao Miguel.

    Los Angeles Jews Charged with $33M Bank Fraud Flee to Israel

    Two Los Angeles Jews charged with participating in a $33 million bank fraud have fled to Israel.