In his first visit to a synagogue, Barack Obama sought to explain, not retract, his criticism of Israeli policies. He seemed to pass the test with flying colors.
Adventurous eaters paid up to $140 to feast on exotic — and kosher — food, including locusts and goat testicles at a famed Manhattan synagogue. But some guests fell sick after the eclectic event, and the city health department is investigating.
Members of three London area synagogues have threatened to boycott an event featuring fashion designer John Galliano, who was fired from Christian Dior over an anti-Semitic rant.
A French Jewish man from suburban Paris area told police he was assaulted by younger Arabs outside his synagogue.
Dozens of Portuguese Jews were set to convene on an island in the Atlantic Ocean for the rededication of the country’s oldest intact synagogue.
Elio Toaff, the chief rabbi of Rome for half a century and a pivotal player in Christian-Jewish reconciliation, has died at the age of 99.
Members of a Manhattan synagogue are asking a judge to halt the sale of their building in a deal made without their knowledge.
No one was injured when shots were fired outside a Nashville synagogue.
Italian President Sergio Mattarella, met the family of a two- year-old Jewish boy killed in the 1982 attack by Palestinian terrorists on the Great Synagogue of Rome.
On the first floor of the Pico Union Project, Muslims ready the historic Jewish sanctuary for prayers, placing an open copy of the Koran in the just-vacated Holy Ark.