Chabad of Poway Shooter Pleads Not Guilty to Hate Crime

John T. Earnest, the 19-year-old man charged with killing 60 year-old Lori Kaye and wounding three people in the Chabad of Poway synagogue on April 27, pleaded not guilty...

Pompeo to Discuss Iran Deal with Russians

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN - Jerusalem Post US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is meeting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in the pleasant Black Sea resort of Sochi Tuesday, which...

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...

Poll: Biden First Choice for Jewish Democrats

Jewish voters overwhelmingly support former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden over Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in the 2020 Democratic primary for president, according to a new poll. In a Morning Consult...

Tightened Texas Law Prohibits Small Businesses From Boycotting Israel

The Texas law prohibiting government contractors from boycotting Israel was narrowed on Thursday as Gov. Greg Abbott signed an updated version of the 2017 law. The modified version came two...

Controversial Imam Gives Opening Invocation at House of Representatives

A controversial imam gave the opening invocation at the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday. Omar Suleiman, founder and president of the Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research in Texas, was invited...

Poway Shooter: ‘Jewish People Are Destroying the White Race’

(JTA) — The gunman who killed a woman and wounded three others at the Chabad of Poway told a 911 dispatcher he had done it because “the Jewish people...

School Holds ‘Blue and White’ Day to Raise Money for Poway Victims

Once again, it will be “Blue and White” day this coming Friday at the Bellus Academy in San Diego County. Students will dress in blue and white, contribute $2 a...

Judge Posts Article Stating Jews Should ‘Get the f*** Over the Holocaust’

A Tennessee criminal court judge is facing calls to resign for posting on his Facebook page a link to an article that states that Jews should “get the f***...

Pelosi: Israel is Among ‘Greatest Accomplishments of the 20th Century’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said on Wednesday that the creation of the State of Israel was “one of the greatest accomplishments of the 20th century.” “My view of the...
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IDF Raises Alert Status to Match Spike in Iran-US Tensions

  (JNS) Israel’s defense establishment has heightened its military readiness and alert status in the wake of increased tensions between Tehran and Washington, according to a...

Special Prosecutor to Investigate Dropped Charges Against Jussie Smollett

(JTA) — A local judge in Chicago has appointed a special prosecutor to investigate the decision by Cook County prosecutors to drop charges against actor Jussie...

Best-Selling Novelist Judith Krantz Dies at 91

(JTA) — Best-selling novelist Judith Krantz, whose first novel “Scruples” was published the year she turned 50, has died. Krantz died on Saturday at her...

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