Mega-Menorah Marks Milestone for Dutch — Jews and Christians Alike

    In a windswept parking lot near the North Sea shore, Klaas Zijlstra stands motionless as he admires his latest creation.

    Big Stick: Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and other Iran hawks are planning to propose new sanctions that would kick in if the nuclear deal falters.

    Congress Iran Hawks Back Off — for Now

    They want to brandish a new stick against Iran, but hawks in Congress aren’t going to use it — yet.

    Anti-Semitic Incidents Rise by 21% in Australia

    Anti-Semitic incidents in Australia rose 21 percent in the last year and are the second highest on record, according to an annual report.

    Hand-Illuminated British Haggadah Found in Garage Fetches $340,000

    A hand-illuminated Passover Haggadah from the 18th century that was discovered in a garage in England sold at auction for $340,000.

    Jewish Immigration from France to Israel Increases by 49 Percent in 2013

    Jewish immigration from France to Israel has increased by 49 percent in the first nine months of 2013 compared to last year.