Avis Enlists Israeli Startup to Turn Rental Car Data Into Cash

Avis Budget Group Inc has enlisted an Israeli startup to help turn data from its car rental fleet into cash, as more auto industry players look to tap a...

Jewish ‘Philadelphia Stretcher’ New WWE Cruiserweight Champ

(JTA) — A Jewish wrestler won the World Wrestling Entertainment cruiserweight championship. Drew Gulak, known as “the Philadelphia Stretcher,” beat Akira Tozawa and the reigning champion, Tony Nesse, in a triple threat...

Backlash Follows Michigan Rep’s Remarks on Palestinian History

Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) is standing by comments she made recently that include saying that Palestinians enabled a “safe haven” for Jews after the Holocaust, thereby reiterating her support...

The Drama of Running the Jewish Nation With a Razor-Thin Majority

Since Avigdor Lieberman’s resignation as Defense Minister and Yisrael Beytenu’s departure from the government in mid-November, the ruling coalition led by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu now has just...

Berlin Rabbi, Son Spat on in Germany’s Capital

BY TOBY AXELROD BERLIN (JTA) — A Berlin rabbi was verbally abused and spat on, one of several recent attacks on Jews in the German capital. The incident, which took place...

Danon Preparing to Block Palestinian Full UN Membership

Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon said that Israel and the United States are preparing to block any attempts by the Palestinians for full state membership at...

‘Harry Potter’ Star Breaks Down Over Treatment of Jewish Ancestor

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — Actor Daniel Radcliffe broke down in tears upon reading on television his great grandfather’s suicide note, possibly after suffering antisemitic prejudice at the hands of...

BDS Conference Sheds Light on Movement’s Intentions

At the sixth BDS National Conference on March 16 in Ramallah, the BDS National Committee presented a comprehensive 2019-2020 strategic plan for the movement, focusing on expanding boycott practices,...

Iran Agrees to End Boycott Against Israeli Judokas

In a letter to the International Judo Federation, Iran’s Olympic Committee and local Judo Federation officially agreed to put an end to their boycott against Israeli athletes, agreeing to...

Prosecutors Nix Plea Deal for Pittsburgh Shooter

(JTA) — Federal prosecutors rejected an offer by the accused Pittsburgh synagogue gunman to plead guilty in exchange for a life sentence without the possibility of release. Prosecutors are pursuing...
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Gantz Declines Netanyahu Invite Into ‘Broad Unity Government’

(JTA) — In the latest twist in Israel’s ongoing leadership struggle, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invited his chief rival, Blue and White party leader...

Ambassador: Trump Plan Will Not Evict Jewish Communities

The U.S. administration will not call for the evacuation of Jewish communities in the West Bank under the much-anticipated Mideast peace plan, according to...

Trial for Guard at Nazi Concentration Camp Begins in Germany

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — A former Nazi guard went on trial in Germany over the deaths thousands of prisoners at a World War II concentration...

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