An abandoned Brooklyn synagogue controlled by two rabbis with checkered pasts is being eyed for possible use as a halfway house for federal prisoners.
Fourteen people were mildly poisoned by a toxic substance that was applied to the keypad of an electronic lock of a synagogue south of Paris.
A historic synagogue in the Australian outback mining city of Broken Hill was defaced with Nazi and Islamic symbols.
Brussels synagogues were shut over the weekend as Belgium authorities imposed a widespread lockdown amid fears a Paris-style mass terror attack was imminent.
A synagogue in a West Bank settlement due for demolition will be rebuilt on a nearby site at government expense.
Pope Francis will make his first pontifical visit to Rome’s Great Synagogue next year, the Vatican and the city’s Jewish community said in statements on Tuesday.
A Maryland teenager who spray-painted swastikas on a local synagogue was sentenced to three years of probation and ordered to perform 80 hours of community service.
Fierce weather damaged the synagogue in Livorno, on the Tuscan coast.
The New York State Attorney General’s office has found that the Bayside Jewish Center did not follow state regulations in selling its building to New York City.
It looked like Beth Hamedrash Hagadol of Washington Heights wouldn’t make it to its 100th birthday. But an infusion of new blood has transformed the venerable shul — and others in Manhattan’s northermost tip.