5 People, Including Americans, Killed In Jerusalem Synagogue AttackNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the NYPD has stepped up patrols at synagogues and other key locations around the city.
Palestinian Motorist Hits, Kills Baby Of Rockland County Mother At Jerusalem Train StationRabbi Yisroel Kahan, medical liaison at Bikur Cholim of Rockland County, told WCBS 880 the child’s mother was from Monsey, N.Y.
Search Continues For New Jersey Yeshiva Student Missing In IsraelIsraeli police said Tuesday they are searching for a young New Jersey religious student who went missing during a hike outside Jerusalem.
Suspected Revenge Killing For Murder Of 3 Israeli Teens Sparks Jerusalem ClashesTensions have mounted between Israel and the Palestinians after the bodies of three Israeli teens were found in the West Bank more than two weeks after they went missing.
Pope Announces Zero Tolerance Policy For Sex Abusers, Plans To Meet With Victims In the midst of a whirlwind, three-day trip to the Holy Land, Pope Francis prayed Monday at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
Israeli, Palestinian Leaders Accept Pope's Vatican InvitationPope Francis took a dramatic plunge Sunday into Mideast politics while on his Holy Land pilgrimage, receiving an acceptance from the Israeli and Palestinian presidents to visit him at the Vatican next month to discuss embattled peace efforts.
Christians Mark Good Friday With Services, 'Way Of The Cross' Procession In BrooklynChristians around the world and across the Tri-State area are marking Good Friday by commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
Amar'e Stoudemire Not Ruling Out Move To Jerusalem When Contract ExpiresAmar'e Stoudemire has said he'd like to finish his career with the Knicks. But there's a very real possibility he could bolt to join a team that he co-owns in Israel.
N.J. High School Students To Run In Jerusalem Half Marathon For CharityA group of Garden State high school students were on their way overseas Tuesday to run in a very special race.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon Dies At 85Ariel Sharon, the hard-charging Israeli general and prime minister who was admired and hated for his battlefield exploits and ambitions to reshape the Middle East, died Saturday, eight years after a stroke left him in a coma from which he never awoke. He was 85.
700,000 Attend Jerusalem Funeral For Influential Rabbi Chacham Ovadia YosefThe Democratic nominee for New York City mayor also sent his condolences over the loss of Rabbi Yosef. Bill de Blasio praised the influential rabbi, saying "his wisdom, charity and sensitivity were legendary."
Israeli President Invites Amar'e Stoudemire To Join National TeamThe president of Israel has invited New York Knicks star Amare Stoudemire to play for the country's national basketball team because of his ties to Judaism.