After a year-long diplomatic struggle and a little help from the United States, Yom Kippur is officially a United Nations holiday.
Benjamin Netanyahu shared a touching tribute to his late brother Yoni, hours ahead of Israel's national day of mourning for soldiers lost.
Three Books of Esther scrolls read on Purim during the Holocaust were found in a hidden synagogue at the Warsaw Ghetto after a wall in the ghetto collapsed.
Former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann called for an intensified effort to convert Jews to Christianity.
According to a new book by historians, Hitler suffered from a condition called hypospadias, which left Hitler with an abnormally small manhood.
California passed a bill barring state bodies, including universities, from maintaining ties with organizations that support the boycott Israel movement.
Staffers at the Auschwitz museum found a gold ring hidden in a false bottom of one of the cups on display in the main exhibition.
The Obama administration has awarded $12 million for assistance to Holocaust survivors.
A U.S. officer who helped liberate 2,500 Jews during the Holocaust has died at the age of 99.
Hacked documents show that Jewish Hungarian-American business magnate George Soros has contributed a large amount of funds to anti-Israel causes.