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Palestinians Push for Unity in Gaza

By Reuters

The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) sent a delegation to Gaza on Tuesday to negotiate unity with militant group Hamas for the first time since their 2007 conflict, potentially boosting Fatah leader and Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas’s position.Read More


Mayor of Missouri Town Quits Over Support for Rampage Gunman Frazier Glenn MIller

By JTA

The mayor of the Missouri hometown of Frazier Glenn Miller resigned after saying he agreed with some views of the suspected killer of three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City.Read More


U.S. Warns Palestinians Over 'Dismantle' Threat

By JTA

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ threat to dismantle the P.A. would affect assistance to the Palestinians from Washington, the State Department said.Read More


Ukraine Separatists Vow Fight With 'Zombie Zionists'

By JTA

Ukrainian separatists pledged to combat “zombie Zionists” in what appeared to be a promotional video for a newly-launched pro-Russian television channel.Read More


Hundreds Protest 'Price Tag' Attack on Mosque

By Forward Staff

Hundreds of people demonstrated in Israel Monday evening to protest the recent vandalism of a mosque in a largely Arab town.Read More


Boy Scouts Oust Seattle Church Over Gay Troop Leader

By Reuters

The Boy Scouts of America has severed ties with a Seattle church that has insisted on allowing a gay man to remain as a troop leader, the youth organization said on Monday.Read More


London Synagogue Worshippers Pluck Baby From Burning Car

By Forward Staff

A baby was saved from a burning car outside a London synagogue when two men rushed out of a Passover service to rescue him moments before the vehicle turned into a fireball.Read More


Jack Lew Shows Some Love to Detroit

By Reuters

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will visit bankrupt Detroit this week to highlight the Obama administration’s “continued commitment to the city’s revitalization and explore ways to promote job creation and economic growth,” according to an advisory his department released on Monday.Read More


Supreme Court Agrees To Take On Jerusalem Passport Case

By Reuters

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to weigh the constitutionality of a U.S. law that was designed to allow American citizens born in Jerusalem - the historic holy city claimed by Israelis and Palestinians - to have Israel listed as their birthplace on passports.Read More


God Proves Biggest Star of All at Box Office

By Reuters

Hollywood has embraced God in a big - and lucrative - way.Read More





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