March 1, 2017 RSS feed / World News

Venezuelan president meets leaders to build cooperation

President Nicolas Maduro of Venezuela welcomed Jewish leaders from his country at the governmental palace to strengthen cooperation.  Ties between the government and the South American nation’s Jewish community have faced roadblocks.  More...

Congressmen want feds to probe threats with ‘urgency’

More than 150 members of Congress signed on to a letter urging federal law enforcement officials to investigate recent bomb threats leveled at Jewish community centers across the country.  More...

Teen choral group to sing with hundreds at Lincoln Center

Laila Wertheimer has learned more about Jerusalem through song than she picked up during her years of Hebrew school and even from touring the Holy Land. More...

Brooklyn matzah bakery heavily damaged in fire

A matzah bakery in Brooklyn was heavily damaged in a two-alarm fire. More...

Muslim campaign raises over $100,000 for vandalized cemetery

A crowdfunding campaign launched by two Muslim Americans has raised over $100,000 in less than two days for a vandalized Jewish cemetery outside of St. Louis.  More...