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‘Entourage’ Star Adrian Grenier in Jerusalem: ‘Contemplating Ancient City in Modern Times; Holy Land, History, Humanity’

Actor Adrian Grenier, famous for his lead role as Vincent Chase on the hit HBO series “Entourage,” published a photo of himself on Thursday looking...

March 9, 2017 3:40 pm

Ivanka Tweets Golda Meir Message About ‘Making the Most of Yourself’ in Honor of International Women’s Day

Ivanka Trump tweeted a meme on Thursday with a quote by the late Golda Meir, Israel's fourth prime minister, as part of a belated International Women's Day greeting. "Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks...

Israel Beats Netherlands in World Baseball Classic in Seoul, Achieving 3-0 Record

Nate Freiman's RBI double sparked a three-run first inning Thursday as Israel beat the Netherlands 4-2 to finish top of Pool A in the World Baseball Classic with a 3-0 record. Zach Borenstein and Ryan Lavarnway...

3 Anonymous ‘Stupid Teenagers’ Send Letter of Apology, $50 to Pennsylvania Library Whose Parking Lot They Vandalized With Shaving-Cream Swastika

A letter of apology and $50 in cash were found on Monday at a Pennsylvania library whose parking lot had been decorated with a shaving-cream swastika, the local news station NBC10 reported. According to the report, the letter -- penned by the...

March 8, 2017 8:37 am

‘Supergirl’ Villain Name-Drops the ‘Lubavitcher Rabbi’

A recent episode of the CW network's show "Supergirl" referenced the late revered leader of the...

March 8, 2017 8:00 am

Using Humor to Expose Hatred

Tuvia Tenenbom's fantastic new book, The Lies They Tell, uses humor as a weapon to expose...

March 7, 2017 3:58 pm

Traveling Photo Exhibit Honoring the Late Elie Wiesel Opens in Paris, Where Holocaust Survivor Nobel Laureate Began His Journalism Career

A traveling photo exhibit launched this weekend in Paris honors the life and legacy of...

March 7, 2017 12:59 pm

23 Artists to Visit Israel to Aid Effort to Save Diminishing Dead Sea

JNS.org - Twenty-three artists from around the world are scheduled to visit Israel in mid-March to...

March 7, 2017 12:01 pm

Israel Notches Second Straight Upset Victory at World Baseball Classic in Seoul; Watch Players Don Kippahs During ‘Hatikvah’

Buoyed by an offensive onslaught that featured home runs by Ryan Lavarnway and Nate Freiman,...

March 9, 2017 3:40 pm

‘Entourage’ Star Adrian Grenier in Jerusalem: ‘Contemplating Ancient City in Modern Times; Holy Land, History, Humanity’

Actor Adrian Grenier, famous for his lead role as Vincent Chase on the hit HBO series “Entourage,” published a photo of himself on Thursday looking out...

March 9, 2017 3:22 pm

Ivanka Tweets Golda Meir Message About ‘Making the Most of Yourself’ in Honor of International Women’s Day

Ivanka Trump tweeted a meme on Thursday with a quote by the late Golda Meir, Israel's fourth prime minister, as part of a belated International Women's Day greeting. "Make...

March 9, 2017 11:18 am

Israel Beats Netherlands in World Baseball Classic in Seoul, Achieving 3-0 Record

Nate Freiman's RBI double sparked a three-run first inning Thursday as Israel beat the Netherlands 4-2 to finish top of Pool A in the World...

March 8, 2017 2:01 pm

3 Anonymous ‘Stupid Teenagers’ Send Letter of Apology, $50 to Pennsylvania Library Whose Parking Lot They Vandalized With Shaving-Cream Swastika

A letter of apology and $50 in cash were found on Monday at a Pennsylvania library whose parking lot had been decorated with a shaving-cream swastika, the local news station NBC10...

March 8, 2017 8:37 am

‘Supergirl’ Villain Name-Drops the ‘Lubavitcher Rabbi’

A recent episode of the CW network's show "Supergirl" referenced the late revered leader of the Chabad-Lubavitch sect of Judaism. In "Mr. and Mrs. Mxyzptlk," which aired Feb....

March 8, 2017 8:00 am

Using Humor to Expose Hatred

Tuvia Tenenbom's fantastic new book, The Lies They Tell, uses humor as a weapon to expose hatred. The playwright, who runs the Jewish Theater of New York...

March 7, 2017 3:58 pm

Traveling Photo Exhibit Honoring the Late Elie Wiesel Opens in Paris, Where Holocaust Survivor Nobel Laureate Began His Journalism Career

A traveling photo exhibit launched this weekend in Paris honors the life and legacy of world-renowned Holocaust survivor and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel, its...

March 7, 2017 12:59 pm

23 Artists to Visit Israel to Aid Effort to Save Diminishing Dead Sea

JNS.org - Twenty-three artists from around the world are scheduled to visit Israel in mid-March to raise awareness for the efforts to save the evaporating Dead Sea. The...

March 7, 2017 12:01 pm

Israel Notches Second Straight Upset Victory at World Baseball Classic in Seoul; Watch Players Don Kippahs During ‘Hatikvah’

Buoyed by an offensive onslaught that featured home runs by Ryan Lavarnway and Nate Freiman, Israel on Tuesday notched its second upset victory in as...

March 7, 2017 11:09 am

Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 2,000-Year-Old Road From Roman Period

JNS.org - Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 2,000-year-old road from the Roman period, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) said Tuesday. The ancient road, discovered near the city...

March 7, 2017 10:49 am

Ivanka Trump Accompanies Parents-in-Law on Tour of DC Holocaust Museum, Founded With Help of Husband Jared’s Late Paternal Grandmother

Ivanka Trump and her in-laws took a private tour of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum last Monday morning, a source told Bloomberg. The insider said that US...

March 6, 2017 1:24 pm

Israel Opens World Baseball Classic With Nail-Biting 2-1 Extra-Inning Victory Over Korea in Seoul

Israel opened the 2017 World Baseball Classic on Monday with nail-biting 2-1 extra-inning victory over Korea at the Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul. Mike Meyers scored...

March 6, 2017 11:18 am

Ahead of Purim Holiday, Israel’s National Library Displays 400-Year-Old Book of Esther Scroll

JNS.org - As the Purim holiday approaches, the National Library of Israel has put a 400-year-old hand-illustrated copy of the Book of Esther on display. The scroll,...

March 5, 2017 7:52 am

Air India Announces Plan to Offer Direct Tel Aviv-New Delhi Flights

JNS.org - India's largest airline, Air India, announced Thursday plans to launch direct flights between Tel Aviv and New Delhi. The airline plans to offer...

Opinion

Taking Trump Seriously, But Not Literally, in the Middle East

JNS.org - In a seminal piece for The Atlantic last September, journalist Salena Zito explained a simple truth that most...

New York Times Tilts Toward Linda Sarsour in ‘Repulsive’ Story

City University of New York’s School of Public Health has chosen as its...

Jewish Voice for Peace’s Hidden Agenda

When starting a political movement, choosing the right name is perhaps the most important step. We tend to make snap...

Features

A Military Affair: Memorial Day Reflections from a Combat Vet-Turned-Jewish Leader

JNS.org - During a recent interview, fittingly slated between Memorial Days for fallen soldiers in...

Norway Demands Palestinians Return Funding for Youth Center Named After Infamous Terrorist

JNS.org - Acting immediately on a report issued on Friday by Palestinian Media Watch...

Why Aren’t Muslim Countries Helping the Palestinians?

JNS.org - Why aren’t Muslim countries leading givers to the Palestinian cause? That question has renewed relevance after a United Nations agency’s...

World

Austrian Jewish Student Organization Seeking Legal Action Against National ...

Following exposure of a secret chat group in which top Austrian student leaders engaged in Holocaust denial, the president of the...

Israel

Israeli Researchers Develop New ALS Treatment

JNS.org - Researchers at Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) announced the development of a new treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The lethal neurodegenerative...

Middle East

Israeli TV Report: Trump Lashed Out at Abbas During Bethlehem Meeting Over ...

JNS.org - President Donald Trump berated Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas during their meeting last week in Bethlehem over...

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