Eat, Drink + Think

The Liqueur-Making Jews of Curacao

The oldest continually active Jewish congregation in the Americas? Hint: Check your margarita glass.

Lauren Bacall's Swank Apartment Hits Market — For $26M

Getting tired of your windowless closet, better known as a NYC apartment? Well, if you have a spare $26 million to drop on a new crib, Lauren Bacall’s 9-room pad just hit the market.

Israel Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman meets with European Union official Federica Mogherini in Jerusalem.

Europe Insists No Plans for Anti-Israel Sanctions

The European Union has no intention of imposing sanctions on Israel if it takes steps to block a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the EU’s new foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Monday.

Mandy Patinkin Loves Model Trains

Mandy Patinkin’s 60 Minutes interview covered many things: ‘Homeland,’ his childhood, and his fraught career. But the best part? When the actor showed off his epic toy train collection.

Why Is ‘Mikveh Suicide’ a Fiction Motif?

Sound farfetched to suspect anyone might kill themselves in a mikveh? Not to editor Nora Gold, who sees it as a disturbing new motif in fiction featuring young Orthodox women.

Ambassador Thomas Pickering