July 20, 2016 RSS feed / World News

Meet a Namibian cyclist pedaling for a diverse Israeli team

PHILADELPHIA— Growing up in Namibia, Dan Craven would bicycle long distances upon the only two paved roads in his hometown of Omaruru—80 miles heading north to Otjiwarongo and 45 miles south to Karibib. More...

Falafel wars in Paris: Battle rages over who’s the best

PARIS—On a crowded sidewalk in the French capital, Yomi Peretz exchanges jokes and backslaps with customers who are waiting in a 20-yard queue in the rain to enter his falafel shop.  More...

Some British Jews think Brexit vote unleashed bigots

LONDON—For two years, in her travels around the English capital, Natalie Pitimson has toted a library bag emblazoned with a word in Yiddish. More...