British Lawmaker Aiden Burley Quits Over Nazi-Themed Party

    A British lawmaker who arranged a Nazi-themed bachelor party in France said he will not seek re-election.

    Ultra-Orthodox Battle Police Over Planned Cuts

    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 Sorry for 'Reform Not Jewish' Remark

    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.”

    Now What? President Obama shook hands with Cuban leader Raul Castro at the memorial for Nelson Mandela in December. But there has been little sign of a policy shift that could lead to freedom for jailed American Alan Gross.

    Barack Obama Fails To Shift Cuba Policy as Alan Gross Remains Jailed

    Despite warming ties, President Obama seems unwilling or unable to push for further progress with Cuba. Meanwhile, Alan Gross remains behind bars.

    Dallas Rabbi Yaakov Rich Faces $50K Suit Over 'Home' Synagogue

    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.