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Leiby Kletzky's Alleged Killer Indicted on Murder Charges

By Forward Staff

The accused killer of Leiby Kletzky was indicted on murder charges, as officials said the 8-year-old Brooklyn boy was drugged before being smothered, authorities said.Read More


Barghouti Calls for Rallies To Support Statehood Bid

By Forward Staff

Jailed Palestinian leader Marwan Barghouti has called for mass rallies in September in support of a diplomatic bid to gain UN membership for a state of Palestine.Read More


Leiby Kletzky Drugged Before Murder, Autopsy Says

By Forward Staff

Leiby Kletzky was drugged before being murdered, autopsy results show.Read More


Leiby Kletzky's Parents End Shiva Period With Walk Outside

By Forward Staff

The heartbroken parents of slain Brooklyn boy Leiby Kletzky ended their traditional mourning period on Wednesday with an early morning walk outside their Boro Park home, news reports said.Read More


New Zealand Jews Refute Israeli Spy Claims

By JTA

Jewish leaders in New Zealand reacted angrily to explosive allegations that Israeli backpackers caught in February’s massive earthquake may have been spies.Read More


Bibi Tells Arab TV He Is Ready for Talks Anywhere

By JTA

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in an interview with a pan-Arab television station that he is ready to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace talks immediately.Read More


Glenn Beck Switches Site of Jerusalem Rally

By JTA

Talk show host Glenn Beck said he is moving the location of his planned Jerusalem rally over security concerns.Read More


Amid Murdoch Scandal, Some Fear Pro-Israel Media Voice Will Be Muted

By Ron Kampeas (JTA)

Pro-Israel leaders in the United States, Britain and Australia are warily watching the unfolding of the phone-hacking scandal that is threatening to engulf the media empire of Rupert Murdoch, founder of News Corp.Read More


Israel Handles New Gaza Flotilla With Ease

By Anshel Pfeffer (Haaretz)

What was originally meant to be a huge flotilla of 20 ships carrying thousands of pro-Palestinian activists to Gaza, had over the past two months slowly dwindled away until the grandiose plans ended Tuesday with a single 16-passenger yacht.Read More


Jews Slam Acquittal of Accused Hungarian War Criminal

By JTA

Jewish officials are viewing the acquittal of accused war criminal Sandor Kepiro in Hungary as an outrage and a betrayal.Read More


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