September 16, 2015 RSS feed / World News

Hungarian Jews collect for refugees

Hungarian Jews have collected about $5,000 and half a ton of food and nonperishables for refugees from the Middle East.  In the collection drive, the Mazsihisz umbrella group of Hungarian Jewish communities and its youth department gathered food More...

Hasidic pilot averts tragedy

A Hasidic pilot for the Coast Guard crash-landed his Cessna airplane in New Jersey after encountering engine trouble, bringing it down in a recreational field and sustaining serious injuries.  More...

Breaking the fast with flair

Beyond the bagel:

NEW YORK—By the time the fast is over on Yom Kippur, the last thing you want to be doing is patchkeing in the kitchen to prepare lots of food. More...

New tests negate Nisman suicide possibility

The results of new tests on the gun believed to have killed Alberto Nisman appear to negate the possibility that the AMIA special prosecutor committed suicide.  More...

Yukon Jewish history to be documented

Jews in Canada’s far North have received a government grant to document Jewish history in the Yukon.  The $55,000 grant from the Yukon territorial government will allow the Jewish Cultural Society of Yukon to research a small, Gold Rush-er More...

Bring a taste of autumn into your sukkah this year

NEW YORK—Sukkot is such a beautiful holiday: Eating outdoors, decorating the sukkah and enjoying the flavors of fall with family and friends. The fasting is over, and the craziness of the New Year rush has passed. More...