Large parts of Florida are suffering from severe drought, and hurricane season threatens to make things worse.
The only Jewish organization dedicated to fighting hunger in the US has announced a new initiative targeting food insecurity among seniors.
The Chinese Embassy in Israel has announced plans to collaborate with the Jewish National Fund on environmental and anti-desertification projects in China.
A former youth group member has alleged on Facebook that he was touched inappropriately by a former senior staffer of the youth group in the 1980s.
The United States called on the United Nations to withdraw a report that accused Israel of committing apartheid against the Palestinians.
An editor for the Qatar-owned news network said a documentary will be aired based on the reporter's work.
Originally a biblical way to calculate the start of the agricultural calendar, Tu B'Shvat has grown into an ecological celebration spearheaded by JNF.
"Mayors don't need a teleprompter to say Nazis are bad," Austin Mayor Steve Adler said.
Plastic bags in Leesburg contained literature with hateful messages about Jews, African-Americans and liberals.
The archive houses the personal papers of some of New England's most prominent Jews.