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This cartoon matzah character is huge in Holland — and not just among Jews

2 hours 18 min ago
Born 15 years ago as a museum mascot, Max the Matzah has become an unlikely hit with the Dutch, for whom unleavened bread is often a household item year-round

Border Police say they thwarted stabbing attack in West Bank

3 hours 38 min ago
Palestinian attempts to attack officer at Tapuah Junction south of Nablus, is shot and reportedly critically injured; no Israelis hurt

Israeli living in LA allegedly murdered by fellow Israeli who owed him money

4 hours 6 min ago
Israel Kostan reportedly got into a fight with acquaintance over return of a $700,000 loan, during which the unnamed suspect shot him four times

Egyptians vote on referendum allowing extension of Sissi’s rule to 2030

5 hours 40 min ago
Proposed changes are seen by critics as another step back toward authoritarianism

Arkansas university accused of honoring Holocaust denier with new scholarship

6 hours 8 min ago
ADL, Jewish faculty at Arkansas Tech University say late professor who contributed to school had history of anti-Semitic teachings; institution says claims lack evidence

Zelensky: Ukrainian clown or political wonder boy?

6 hours 27 min ago
The Jewish TV star has capitalized on citizens' despair over mainstream politics, war with Kremlin-backed rebels, poverty and corruption

With award-winning work, painter shows life is anything but colorblind

7 hours 53 min ago
Collection represents the broad community of dark-skinned people, Ethiopian-Israelis and others of African descent, against a background of light colors

Harvey Fierstein to play Jewish feminist icon Bella Abzug Off Broadway

8 hours 41 min ago
Tony Award-winning actor to portray the Jewish politician, Zionist and feminist icon in "Bella Bella," opening in October

Journalist shot dead in Northern Ireland ‘terrorist incident’

8 hours 57 min ago
Lyra McKee, 29, killed in riot in latest upsurge of violence in troubled region; some officials blame republican paramilitary group 'New IRA' for unrest

Lone soldiers from 35 countries mark Passover with Rivlin, chief of staff

9 hours 24 min ago
400 IDF personnel without family in Israel to celebrate with are hosted at coastal resort center for evening meal

Teva gets FDA approval for 1st generic nasal spray of overdose reversal drug

10 hours 10 min ago
Israeli pharmaceutical company gets OK from US regulators for its version of Narcan

Rivals in Ukraine’s presidential runoff debate at stadium

10 hours 36 min ago
Comic Volodymyr Zelensky, who is believed to be Jewish, tells President Petro Poroshenko he is 'a simple man who has come to break' the system of Ukrainian politics

Trump, Ivanka send out Passover greetings

11 hours 1 min ago
US president on Twitter wishes a happy holiday 'to all those celebrating in America, Israel, and around the world'

Trump envoy says no use for ‘two-state’ framework in peace talks

11 hours 54 min ago
Jason Greenblatt says each side understands the term differently, warns both Israelis and Palestinians against rejecting 'deal of the century'

Mueller: Trump took Sessions resignation letter with him to Israel

13 hours 25 min ago
President kept AG's missive with him throughout his first trip abroad, worrying officials he would use it against the Justice Department, report says

Embattled Ilhan Omar tweets ‘happy Passover’

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 23:21
Minnesota congresswoman sends out Hebrew greeting, says holiday story gives 'hope to so many Jewish families in times of oppression'

The head of UN peacekeepers in Golan Heights dies

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 21:58
Israel and United Nations pay tribute to Maj. Gen. Francis Vib-Sanziri of Ghana, a veteran of several peacekeeping missions

Colorado city votes to rename ‘Swastika Acres’ neighborhood

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 21:15
Denver suburb was named after Native American symbol decades before it was co-opted by Nazis; only resident to object name change was descendant of Holocaust survivors

Hamas calls on UN to speed up delivery of Qatari cash aid

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 20:57
Terror group blames bureaucracy at world body for the holdup, says some understandings reached with Israel are 'going well'

Russia’s largest yeshiva attacked with arson and swastikas ahead of Passover

Fri, 19/04/2019 - 20:14
No one reported injured in fire at Torat Chaim in an eastern Moscow suburb, hours before some 60 people gathered for traditional seder meal