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Rise, fall, rise of a Chicago Jewish neighborhood

CHICAGO — Decades ago, Congregation Ner Tamid would fill to capacity on the High Holidays, spilling over into three separate services to accommodate 1,000 worshippers....

An impeachment chronicle

WASHINGTON — For the third time in the Republic’s history, the US House of Representatives impeached a president. There were a number of firsts on Dec. 18: Donald...

Trump’s executive order: what it said, what it didn’t say

CHANUKAH 5780 SECTION A PAGE 6 Based on inaccurate reporting by The New York Times the night before President Donald Trump announced an executive order on anti-Semitism,...

Trump signs executive order on anti-Semitism

By Jackson Richman WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump was expected to sign an executive order on Dec. 11 addressing anti-Semitism amid the rise in hatred toward...

Four killed in shooting in New Jersey kosher shop

NEW YORK — The gunmen who entered a Jersey City kosher supermarket and engaged in a deadly shootout with police deliberately chose the store, the city’s mayor said....

Nikki Haley unpacks at UN Watch

By Shiryn Ghermezian In a scathing speech last week about corruption in the UN, former US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley accused Canada of making a “deal with the...

Trump lays it on at Israel-US confab

HOLLYWOOD, Fla.— President Donald Trump slammed American Jews who he said did not sufficiently “love Israel.” “So many of you voted for the people in the last...

Stabbing of schoolteacher has changed life in Ramapo, NY

Life was good — Then a schoolteacher was stabbed, almost to death, and life in Ramapo changed RAMAPO, NY— On the street where a man was stabbed to within an inch of...

Vindman: ‘I am an American’

WASHINGTON — Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the Jewish National Security Council staffer whose firsthand account of the July phone call between President Donald Trump and...

Whither the Pittsburgh memorial objects?

PITTSBURGH — Eric Lidji remembers people leaving objects in sets of 11. Eleven white feathers. Eleven Jewish stars. Eleven egg-shaped sculptures. But mostly, Lidji...