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US Jewish Groups Express Condolences Over Barbara Bush’s Passing

A number of US Jewish groups have expressed their condolences over the Tuesday death of former First Lady Barbara Bush. Bush, the wife of the...

April 18, 2018 12:21 pm

Israel at 70: The Drummer, the Baker, the Rescuer

The cantor's grandson came from Tajikistan. The baker, who survived Auschwitz, came from Czechoslovakia. The emergency responder is a sixth-generation Jerusalemite. Together in one land, they celebrate Israel's 70th anniversary on Wednesday evening. Since 1948, Israel...

CIA Chief Pompeo Formed ‘Good Relationship’ With North Korea’s Kim, Says Trump

CIA director Mike Pompeo, US President Donald Trump's nominee to become the top US diplomat, visited North Korea last week and met leader Kim Jong-un with whom he formed a "good relationship," Trump said on...

With Jews Largely Gone From Iraq, Memories Survive in Israel

Behind the high concrete walls of Baghdad’s Jewish cemetery, Violette Saul lies at rest under a weathered and cracked tombstone, one of the last memorials to an ancient community that is now all but extinct. The...

April 18, 2018 11:06 am

‘Am Yisrael Chai’ Permissible on Temple Mount, According to Jerusalem Court

JNS.org - The Jerusalem Magistrate Court ruled on Monday that it is permitted for visitors to...

April 18, 2018 10:36 am

Forty UN Ambassadors Tour Israel, Meet Pols During 70th Anniversary Celebrations

JNS.org - Forty ambassadors to the United Nations, representing a quarter of the countries with diplomatic...

April 18, 2018 10:29 am

Christians United for Israel Announces New Leaders

JNS.org - Christians United For Israel, one of the nation’s largest pro-Israel organizations, announced new leadership...

April 18, 2018 10:14 am

To Celebrate Israel’s 70th Year, Adelsons Donate $70 Million to Birthright Program

JNS.org - On the eve of Israel’s 70th anniversary, Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson surprised the audience at the...

April 18, 2018 10:03 am

Birthright Israel Founder Flips ‘Bird’ to Protesters Outside Celebratory Gala

JNS.org - Michael Steinhardt, the co-founder and major supporter of Birthright Israel–a program that has brought...

April 18, 2018 12:21 pm

US Jewish Groups Express Condolences Over Barbara Bush’s Passing

A number of US Jewish groups have expressed their condolences over the Tuesday death of former First Lady Barbara Bush. Bush, the wife of the 41st...

April 18, 2018 11:47 am

Israel at 70: The Drummer, the Baker, the Rescuer

The cantor's grandson came from Tajikistan. The baker, who survived Auschwitz, came from Czechoslovakia. The emergency responder is a sixth-generation Jerusalemite. Together in one land,...

April 18, 2018 11:26 am

CIA Chief Pompeo Formed ‘Good Relationship’ With North Korea’s Kim, Says Trump

CIA director Mike Pompeo, US President Donald Trump's nominee to become the top US diplomat, visited North Korea last week and met leader Kim Jong-un...

April 18, 2018 11:08 am

With Jews Largely Gone From Iraq, Memories Survive in Israel

Behind the high concrete walls of Baghdad’s Jewish cemetery, Violette Saul lies at rest under a weathered and cracked tombstone, one of the last memorials...

April 18, 2018 11:06 am

‘Am Yisrael Chai’ Permissible on Temple Mount, According to Jerusalem Court

JNS.org - The Jerusalem Magistrate Court ruled on Monday that it is permitted for visitors to the Temple Mount to yell out “Am Yisrael Chai” (“The...

April 18, 2018 10:36 am

Forty UN Ambassadors Tour Israel, Meet Pols During 70th Anniversary Celebrations

JNS.org - Forty ambassadors to the United Nations, representing a quarter of the countries with diplomatic ties to Israel, are visiting the Jewish state this week...

April 18, 2018 10:29 am

Christians United for Israel Announces New Leaders

JNS.org - Christians United For Israel, one of the nation’s largest pro-Israel organizations, announced new leadership team on Monday as the group seeks to build on...

April 18, 2018 10:14 am

To Celebrate Israel’s 70th Year, Adelsons Donate $70 Million to Birthright Program

JNS.org - On the eve of Israel’s 70th anniversary, Dr. Miriam and Sheldon Adelson surprised the audience at the 18th annual Birthright Israel gala on Sunday night by announcing...

April 18, 2018 10:03 am

Birthright Israel Founder Flips ‘Bird’ to Protesters Outside Celebratory Gala

JNS.org - Michael Steinhardt, the co-founder and major supporter of Birthright Israel–a program that has brought over 600,000 Jewish young adults from around the world to...

April 18, 2018 9:55 am

300 Intel Drones to Light Skies at Israel Independence Celebration

JNS.org - Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel, will join Israel for Wednesday night’s 70th anniversary celebrations, bringing along 300 Intel drones to help put on a massive...

April 18, 2018 9:53 am

Barbara Bush, Wife and Mother of US Presidents, Dies at 92

Former US First Lady Barbara Bush, the only woman to see her husband and son both sworn in as president, died on Tuesday, the Bush family said. She was 92. Bush was...

April 18, 2018 9:50 am

College Parties Like No Other, Bringing Israel Into the Mix

JNS.org - In the weeks leading up to Yom Ha’aztmaut -- Israel’s Independence Day -- on April 19, pro-Israel students from more than 160 university campuses across North...

April 18, 2018 9:24 am

Syria Chemical Weapons Visit Postponed After Gunfire

The arrival of international chemical weapons inspectors at the location of a suspected poison gas attack in the Syrian town of Douma has been delayed...

April 18, 2018 8:29 am

Haley Fires Back at Kudlow Over Russia: ‘I Don’t Get Confused’

US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley fired back at White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Tuesday over his remarks that she may...

Culture

American Model Kate Upton Shares Photos From Her Trip to Israel

American model Kate Upton shared with her Twitter followers on Thursday photos from her recent trip to Israel. The 25-year-old uploaded three...

Features

The Israeli Air Force Legend Who Influenced Generations

JNS.org - On Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers, the family of Lt.-Col. Ohad Shadmi -- a legendary and highly influential...

Putting the Zionism Back Into Religious Zionism for Israel’s 70th

JNS.org - To celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary, World Mizrachi -- a movement that prepares the next...

New Book Examines History of Jewish Baseball Cards

If you think that Sandy Koufax and Hank Greenberg are among only a handful of Jewish baseball players, you might want...

World

Trump, France’s Macron to Discuss Iran Nuclear Deal at White House Si...

US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron will discuss the Iran nuclear agreement at the White House on Tuesday, although...

Israel

Hamas Leader: Our War With Israel Has Gone International Following Assassin...

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh hinted that Hamas will internationalize its terror campaign against Israel following the assassination of a Hamas...

Middle East

Arab MKs Participate in Palestinian March Mourning Israel’s Founding

JNS.org - Some 10,000 people, including Israeli Arab lawmakers, participated Thursday in a march mourning Israel’s founding. The “March of the Uprooted” is organized by the Higher Arab Monitoring Committee and held...

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