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Haredim’s Refusal To Sit next To Opposite Sex Delays Delta Flight

10/23/2014
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A Delta Airlines flight to Israel was delayed after haredi Orthodox men and women deplaned rather than sit next to members of the opposite sex.

Poll: Majority Of Denmark Citizens Want Circumcision Banned

10/23/2014
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A new poll indicates that 74 percent of Denmark’s citizens believe circumcision should be fully or partially banned.

Facebook’s Zuckerberg And Wife Pledge $25 Million To Fight Ebola

10/15/2014
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged $25 million to the Centers for Disease Control Foundation to help fight the Ebola virus.

U.S. State Department Issues New Warning Against Travel To Israel

09/11/2014
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The U.S. State Department has issued a new warning on travel to Israel, the West Bank and Gaza.

It is the first warning to be issued since the cease-fire between Israel and Hamas in the 50-day conflict in Gaza. The warning, issued on Wednesday, acknowledges that the cease-fire continues to hold.

U.N. Fiji Peacekeepers Released On Golan

09/11/2014
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The 45 United Nations Fiji peacekeepers that have been held captive by a Syrian rebel group since last month were released.

No One Hurt In Fire At Conn. Jewish Retreat Center

09/04/2014
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A cottage caught fire at the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center in Connecticut.

Firefighters from several northern Connecticut towns arrived early Thursday morning to put out the fire at the center in Canaan, about an hour from Hartford. No one was injured.

Jordanian Report: Netanyahu, Abbas Met Secretly In Amman

08/28/2014
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met secretly in Amman days before the current cease-fire with Gaza, a Jordanian daily reported.

Family Of N.J. Yeshiva Student Missing In Israel Offers Reward

08/27/2014
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The family of a yeshiva student from New Jersey who went missing in the Jerusalem Forest has offered a $28,000 reward for his return.

Calls To UK Anti-Semitism Hotline Soar Since Start Of Gaza Conflict.

08/21/2014
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The number of calls to an anti-Semitism hotline in the United Kingdom have jumped nearly fivefold since the beginning of Israel’s conflict with Gaza, according to a British Jewish organization.

Met Council’s New CEO To Step Down

08/21/2014
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The CEO of the scandal-tarred Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty is planning to step down.

David Frankel, who took the helm of the New York group in the wake of revelations that the organization’s prior leadership had stolen more than $1 million, will resign from his position as CEO before the end of this year, according to a report by the Forward newspaper.

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