Wed, 22 May 2019

Germany Hands Israel Thousands of Kafka Confidant's Papers

BERLIN - German authorities on Tuesday handed over to Israel some 5,000 documents kept by a confidant of Franz Kafka, ...

Bahrain Defends Decision to Host White House Mideast Meeting

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Bahrain on Tuesday defended its decision to host a White House-engineered conference to address the ...

Romania From Above

A cabin at the base of the 'lonely stone' in mountainous Harghita County, in eastern Transylvania.​Hermes, the Greek god of ...

Al Jazeera suspends 2 reporters over Holocaust video

Doha [Qatar], May 20 (ANI): Qatar-based media network Al Jazeera, in a disciplinary action on Sunday, suspended two reporters for ...

Video Sting Brings Down Austrian Government

VIENNA - Austria raced Saturday toward a snap election as Chancellor Sebastian Kurz pulled the plug on his coalition with ...

My Chicago Synagogue Was Firebombed, but Were Staying - The Atlantic

My Chicago Synagogue Was FirebombedBut Were Not Leaving The Atlantic Being able to share community means accepting, and even embracing, ...

In Brexit UK's Euro vote, a populist accused of using anti-Semitic tropes leads of Israel

In Brexit UK's Euro vote, a populist accused of using anti-Semitic tropes leads The Times of Israel They've asked to ...

CW- The Heska Amuna Community brings Jewish comedy to Knoxville

CW: The Heska Amuna Community brings Jewish comedy to Knoxville WVLT.TV Not That Jewish Comedy Show is at the Bijou ...

Head of Jewish Museum resigns

Head of Jewish Museum resigns Philly.com Ivy L. Barsky, the chief executive of the National Museum of American Jewish History, ...

Why is Twitter helping Al-Jazeera hide evidence of Holocaust denial video

MEMRI tweeted a version of the video with sub-titles. Holocaust denial on Al-Jazeera Network: Israel is biggest winner from Holocaust, ...

How are the Jews of Latin America faring? - Israel National News

How are the Jews of Latin America faring? Arutz Sheva An interview with Argentine-Israeli educator Gustavo Perednik. ...

Updated- Jewish Atlantan Wins on 'Jeopardy!' - Atlanta Jewish Times

Updated: Jewish Atlantan Wins on 'Jeopardy!' - Atlanta Jewish Times Atlanta Jewish Times Breman Museum archivist Lindsay Resnick will seek ...

Stabbing of Jewish woman in Sweden not about religion, suspects mother says

Stabbing of Jewish woman in Sweden 'not about religion,' suspect's mother says Jewish News Suspect who has an extensive criminal ...

Sweden will soon get its first Holocaust memorial 'stumbling stones'

Sweden will soon get its first Holocaust memorial stumbling stones JTA News (JTA) There are more than 70,000 small brass ...

Yiddish motto explains the counting of the Omer

Every day during the month of Iyar, we observe the mitzvah of Sefirat HaOmer, or counting the Omer. This mitzvah ...

Native Tucsonan produces soulful entertainment through documentary, film

Documentaries, feature films, and animation in production by native Tucsonan Judy Ben-Ashers Starry Sky Films focus on her discoveries about ...

Local mental health writer turns tragedy into healing, prevention

Mitchell A. Leutenberg had a mental illness. The first time he tried to die by suicide, he asked his parents ...

THA eighth-graders graduate, anticipate annual end-of-year journey

Tucson Hebrew Academy held its eighth-grade graduation on Wednesday, May 8. During the ceremony, graduates reflected on their time at ...

At UA, Melamed humanizes medicine for future doctors

Ellen Melameds medical humanities courses at the University of Arizona are encouraging medical students to develop empathetic relationships with their ...

SAACA to open maker space at Tucson Mall

In August, the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance will open Catalyst, a 14,000 square foot maker and community creative ...

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Wall Street closes higher on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were sharply higher on Tuesday, particularly in the tech sector after the U.S. ...

Jamie Oliver's network of diners placed into administration

LONDON UK - The restaurant chain founded and operated in the UK by Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has filed for ...

Greenback bought up in Asia, stocks steady

SYDNEY, Australia - The U.S. dollar tanked on Tuesday in Asia due to what appears to be a looming trade ...

Thousands of jobs to go at Ford

DEARBORN, Michigan - Ford Motor Company is to slash its global workforce by about 10% over the next three months. ...

Sell-off in Nasdaq leads Wall Street lower

NEW YORK, New York - Technology stocks led Wall Street lower on Monday. The Nasdaq Composite fell sharply. One bright ...

Aussie stock market hits 11-year high

SYDNEY, Australia - Australian stocks soared on Monday, the first trading day since the sitting Liberal-National Party Coalition was re-elected ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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