Kushner will appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee in a closed-door session, where he is expected to answer the committee's questions.
The senator, diagnosed with cancer, has had a healthy relationship with Jews on Israel, Iran, campaign finance reform and even kashrut.
The Fatah movement of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas called for a "day of rage" after about 50 Muslim protesters and one Israeli officer were hurt in violent protests.
The kosher food manufacturer cited "a challenging time in the retail and grocery business" and said it was trying to help the laid-off workers find jobs.
Following a Birthright trip to Israel in 2014, Warmbier became involved in the Jewish community at the University of Virginia, the college's Hillel director told JTA.
Guests attending private events with Buffett on Thursday have pledged to buy $1 million to $5 million in bonds in order to meet the American billionaire.
Pamela Geller and other pro-Israel activists staged a protest against the university's invitation to the Palestinian-American activist, an organizer of the anti-Trump Women's March on Washington, to speak to graduates.
The president's visit to the Jewish state included some unfortunate typos, a failed attempt at holding the first lady's hand and two geographic flubs.
Netanyahu has pushed his government to accommodate the U.S. leader both on his trip and in his effort to broker the “ultimate deal” between Israel and the Palestinians.
An Israeli TV station played recordings of three of the threats made by the Israeli-American Jewish man, including to a Jewish school and a Jewish hospital.