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US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said bomb threat probe spanned multiple continents. (Getty)

Arrest made in JCC bomb threats

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the arrest in Israel of a teenager allegedly responsible for more than 100 bomb threats against US Jewish...

Attendees at the 2016 AIPAC conference. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty)

AIPAC aspires to be non-partisan

WASHINGTON — Maintaining Iran sanctions, crushing BDS and ensuring aid to Israel are high on the agenda, of course. But the overarching message at this year’s...

JCC bomb threats: One arrest made

NEW YORK — A St. Louis man has been charged for making at least eight bomb threats against Jewish community centers and the ADL. Juan Thompson, 31, made some of the...

Rep. Keith Ellison at the National Press Club, 2016. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty)

Jewish Democrats deem Keith Ellison worrisome

WASHINGTON — The appointment of US Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) as deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) has left some Jewish Democrats worried...

Vice President Mike Pence speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition's annual leadership meeting, Feb. 24, 2017. (Ethan Miller/Getty)

Jewish Republicans hot on Pence

LAS VEGAS — Republican Jews have President Donald Trump to thank for their party’s renewed dominance of Washington politics. So what do they think of him? Marlyn...

Workers place headstones back on their bases on Feb. 21 morning at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in the St. Louis area. (James Griesedieck/St. Louis Jewish Light)

Trump denounces anti-Semitism after more bomb threats, cemetery vandalism

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump denounced anti-Semitism a day after bomb threats to at least 10 Jewish community centers across the country and a large-scale...

David Friedman testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Feb. 16. (Win McNamee/Getty)

Friedman: ‘No excuse’ for ‘kapo’

WASHINGTON — David Friedman at the launch of US Senate hearings to confirm him as ambassador to Israel said there was “no excuse” for his past rhetoric targeting...

Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on Capitol Hill, February 1, in Washington, DC. (Drew Angerer/Getty)

Gorsuch under the Jewish microscope

WASHINGTON — On June 27, 2013, the US Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit, based in Denver, handed down a decision that would make history a year later when it was...

Lisa Davidson joined the New York rally.

Jews join rallies supporting refugees

NEW YORK— Over 100 years ago, Barnett Levine was greeted by the New York skyline and the Statue of Liberty as he arrived in the US, having fled anti-Semitism and...

Benjamin Netanyahu, left, and President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House, Feb. 15. (Andrew Harrer/Getty)

Trump, Bibi seek new approaches

WASHINGTON — Meeting with President Donald Trump, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for a “regional approach” to making peace with the Palestinians...