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
Goal!! Israel’s midfielder Gil Vermouth celebrates after scoring against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Is 'Soccer Fan' Benjamin Netanyahu Plotting Snap Election?

A surprise appearance at a soccer match by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spurred more speculation in Israel on Monday that he could be headed toward an early national election.

PHOTOS: Warsaw's Graveyard for Gravestones

Warsaw’s Brodno cemetery hasn’t been used for burial since World War II. In recent years it’s become the final resting place for Poland’s Jewish gravestones.