Jewish women defend decision to join Women’s March steering committee

Times of Israel - 2 hours 4 min ago
April Baskin says telling black people how to communicate is 'unconscious white supremacy'; Abby Stein argues she should be in the room to speak up against anti-Semitism

Schools in Jerusalem open after short-lived dusting of snow

Times of Israel - 2 hours 10 min ago
Hermon ski resort shuttered as 40 centimeters of snow falls overnight; flooding closes some roads in south

Australian police: In ‘horrific’ attack, Israeli student murdered while on phone

Times of Israel - 3 hours 2 min ago
Melbourne authorities appeal to public for help in tracking down the killer of 21-year-old Aiia Maasarwe

The Forward is ending its print edition, laying off staff

Times of Israel - 3 hours 13 min ago
Editor-in-chief Jane Eisner and 40 percent of workers to be cut as American Jewish paper wraps up 120-year run

Inside Kirsten Gillibrand’s Saturday meeting with Jewish feminists

Times of Israel - 4 hours 8 min ago
The talk, days before her announcement that she will run in 2020, took place at the apartment of Letty Cottin Pogrebin, a prominent feminist, author and co-founder of Ms. magazine

5 Jewish things to know about Kirsten Gillibrand, who’s running for president

Times of Israel - 4 hours 32 min ago
The Democratic senator from New York is a staunch proponent of women's rights and was central in calling for the resignation of Al Franken, even if it cost her support

Two new Holocaust films depict tiny, true details to portray life under Nazis

Times of Israel - 5 hours 41 min ago
The minutiae often omitted from the record is the focus of 'Who Will Write Our History?,' about Warsaw Ghetto's Oyneg Shabes Archive, and 'The Invisibles,' both debuting this month

Trump administration to roll out new space-based missile defense plan

Times of Israel - 6 hours 10 min ago
US looking to develop a more aggressive system to protect against existing threats from North Korea and Iran and counter advanced systems being developed by Russia and China

FBI: Sting nabs jihadist who wanted to attack White House with anti-tank rocket

Times of Israel - 6 hours 53 min ago
Agency says Hasher Jallal Taheb, 21, wanted to leave country to join Islamic State but didn't have a passport, so he traded his car for weapons to carry out attack on US soil

Police probing death of Israeli woman in West Bank crash; family: it’s terror

Times of Israel - 7 hours 32 min ago
Family says there is evidence that Hadas Tapuhi, a mother of 4, swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid stones thrown by Palestinians; police say no cause found yet in investigation

9 rabbis endorse Women’s March after meeting with Sarsour, Mallory

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 23:49
Liberal Jewish leaders in NY say they held 'frank discussions' with heads of protest group on their ties to Louis Farrakhan and refusal to condemn his anti-Semitism

White House slams Israel TV story on its peace plan as ‘not helpful speculation’

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 23:24
Report claims Trump proposal calls for Palestinian state in 85-90% of West Bank, with most Arab neighborhoods in East Jerusalem as its capital

Israel denies report about form ostensibly requiring personal data from visitors

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 23:14
Airports authority says document that queries travelers' movements in Israel is voluntary, only available to guests of certain organizations, aims to ease their departure process

Palestinians say any peace plan without a state along 1967 lines will fail

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 23:07
In apparent response to Israeli TV report on outlines of Trump plan, Abbas spokesman reiterates demand for 'all' of East Jerusalem as capital of Palestine

Poll shows Likud rising, Jewish Home and Livni’s Hatnua failing to enter Knesset

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 22:40
TV survey puts two centrist parties Yesh Atid and Benny Gantz's Israel Resilience in second and third place, with each getting less than half of the seats of Netanyahu's faction

Right wing rejects reported Trump peace plan that calls for Palestinian state

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 22:00
New Right party says it won't be part of a government that accepts a plan calling for two-state solution, divided Jerusalem

Jewish American who survived 9/11 among 21 killed in Nairobi attack

Times of Israel - Wed, 16/01/2019 - 21:57
Jason Spindler had been working in Kenya on a mini-power grid project; authorities raise death toll