Community Leaders: Group Of Boys Threw Eggs At Jews In Borough Park, BrooklynAnother hate crime investigation is underway in Brooklyn. Once again, community leaders say Jewish people are being targeted in Borough Park.
Interfaith Panel Gathers In NYC To Commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance DayOne native New Yorker who recently uncovered details of his father's time in Auschwitz took part in an interfaith panel. The event was meant to bring together people of all faiths.
Vatican Issues Release Warning Catholics Against Trying To Convert JewsThe document said Catholics should be particularly sensitive to the significance of the Holocaust, and do everything to stop anti-Semitism.
NYPD: Hate Crimes Against Muslims, Jews Up Due To Unrest OverseasSuspected hate crimes against Jewish and Muslim people are up following unrest overseas, according to the New York City police department.
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.
Pope Frances Embarks On Trip To Middle EastThe pope started his historic trip to the Middle East, arriving first in Jordan.
New York Jewish Community Prepares For Start Of PassoverPassover begins at sundown with a special dinner known as a sedar. During Passover, Jews eat matzoh to honor their ancestors who ran in such a hurry that their bread never rose.
Long Island Jews Unite To Keep Artifacts Seized From Saddam Hussein's PoliceThousands of Jewish artifacts found in Iraq a decade ago have been restored and are now on public display -- but not for long.
Council Member-Elect's Comments On 'Knockout Game' Draw IreBrooklyn Councilwoman-elect Laurie Cumbo recently said on Facebook that she believes the attacks against Jews in that area are related to a sense of resentment.
Brooklyn Rabbi: Gang Of Teens Playing Disturbing Game Of 'Knock Out The Jew'The NYPD is looking into a series of attacks on Jews in Brooklyn. At least one attack was caught on surveillance tape. Some of the assaults may be part of a disturbing game.
Jews Mark First Night Of PassoverPassover is an eight-day festival where Jews mark the exodus from slavery in ancient Egypt.