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Jews Slam New York Mayor Bill De Blasio for 'Secret' AIPAC Speech in Open Letter

A group of New York Jewish public figures have signed an open letter to Mayor Bill de Blasio condemning his recent proclamation that the pro-Israel lobbyist group AIPAC would always have a friend at City Hall.

Edgar Bronfman's Legacy Recalled at Lincoln Center Memorial

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Israeli President Shimon Peres paid tribute to Edgar Bronfman at a public memorial service Tuesday night.

Bill De Blasio Takes Well-Worn Pro-Israel Path

New York City mayors have been outspoken defenders of Israel since its establishment — and of the Zionist cause even before that.

Anti-Semitism at Pine Bush Schools Sufficient for Trial, Feds Say

Evidence collected against a New York State school district that has been accused of anti-Semitic harassment is “sufficient” to substantiate the charges, a federal attorney concluded.

New York Mayor Bill De Blasio Praises Israel at AIPAC Gala

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio reportedly praised Israel at a private gala event hosted by the pro-Israel group AIPAC in Manhattan.

Dawn Zimmer, Thorn in Chris Christie's Side

Dawn Zimmer was a stay-at-home mom. Now she’s the first Jewish mayor of Hoboken — and a big thorn in the side of embattled N.J. Gov. Chris Christie.

Eric Goldstein

Eric Goldstein, Wall Street Lawyer, Introduced as New York Federation Chief

Eric Goldstein has been named the new head of New York’s Jewish federation. The Wall Street lawyer has long been active in the community, but has no non-profit management experience.

Why Caleb Jacoby's Disappearance Is Our Business

Jeff Jacoby asked for our help when his son went missing, and got it. The columnist should explain why the teen ran away, so it can be a teachable moment for all of us.

Case Closed? Robert De Niro starred in ?Goodfellas?, which was based on the story of the notorious Lufthansa heist.

Feds Crack Notorious 1978 Lufthansa Heist at JFK Airport Spurred by Jewish Bookie

Five men believed to be mobsters were taken into custody on Thursday on charges of murder and other crimes linked to an infamous 1978 Lufthansa Heist at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

Where's Menachem Stark's Missing $1.7M?

Police are reportedly investigating what happened to $1.7 million that vanished from a business account tied to slain Brooklyn real estate developer Menachem Stark.