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Palestinians Clash With Troops on Temple Mount

By Reuters

Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters and shut down access to Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa mosque compound on Monday in a deepening dispute over access to the area, the third holiest shrine in Islam which is also revered by Jews.Read More


Tunisian Jews May Vote for Islamist Party

By JTA

More than 80 percent of Tunisian Jews who are eligible to vote have registered to do so and some may choose an Islamist party, a well-known member of the community said.Read More


West Bank Mosque Torched in Racist Attack

By JTA

A mosque near Nablus was damaged in a fire and acts of vandalism that locals blamed on Jewish extremists.Read More


Israel Blasts British Over 274-12 Vote for 'Palestine'

By JTA

Israel’s embassy in London condemned British parliament’s one-sided vote for recognizing Palestinian statehood as undermining peace efforts.Read More


Karen Lewis Won't Challenge Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel

By Reuters

Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis, who had surgery last week for a serious illness, will not run against Mayor Rahm Emanuel in city elections next year, her exploratory committee said on Monday.Read More


Sears Pulls Swastika Ring From Website

By JTA

The retailing giant Sears removed a swastika ring offered for sale on its website.Read More


British Parliament Overwhelmingly Votes To Recognize 'Palestine'

By Reuters

The British Parliament overwhelmingly voted for a nonbinding motion to recognize the state of Palestine.Read More


Jewish Headstones Used for Park Gazebo Returned to Polish Cemetery

By JTA

Jewish headstones used after World War II to help build a gazebo in a Warsaw park are on their way back to a historic Jewish cemetery in the city.Read More


Israelis Swim 236 Miles From Cyprus to Israel

By JTA

Six Israelis set a world record for open-water relay distance swimming.Read More


Ban Ki-Moon Slams Israel for Jerusalem Holy Site 'Provocations'

By JTA

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon criticized Israel for building in the settlements and condemned “provocations” at holy sites in Jerusalem.Read More


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