On Purim, they get the same chance as Jews everywhere to let off a little steam by dressing up in ridiculous costumes.
Ashkenazic Jews were among the last Europeans to take family names.
It's no secret that the Jewish community loves to build awe-inspiring synagogues to worship in.
To ease the challenging process of planning and preparing the festive meal, JTA offers this handy Passover countdown checklist.
Why does Jewish law prohibit flying in a plane on Shabbat? Why might Jared and Ivanka have been allowed to fly? Should anyone be reporting at all on their religious conduct?
A “Beware of Jews” sign was hung near a synagogue in the largely haredi Orthodox Stamford Hill neighborhood of London.
The celebrities who appear on genealogy shows are almost invariably in for a surprise, like a criminal in their family tree or a British royal in their web of relatives.
Three days of protests react to the prison sentences of two yeshiva students for dodging the draft.
At least eight Jewish community centers and Jewish day schools across the country received bomb threats on Monday in the latest wave of threats to hit Jewish institutions.
The Jewish power couple have never claimed to strictly observe Jewish law. Among Orthodox Jews, in that sense, they are far from alone.