A British lawmaker who arranged a Nazi-themed bachelor party in France said he will not seek re-election.
Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jews in Israel blocked highways and clashed with police on Thursday in protest at a government decision to cut funds to seminary students who avoid military service.
Israeli lawmaker David Rotem apologized for comments attributed to him that said members of the Reform movement are not Jewish, saying his words were “misinterpreted.”
Despite warming ties, President Obama seems unwilling or unable to push for further progress with Cuba. Meanwhile, Alan Gross remains behind bars.
A Dallas-area rabbi who uses his home as a synagogue is being sued by a neighbor who says it has lowered his property values.