British soccer star David Beckham said this week that he feels Jewish because of his grandfather.
A Facebook feature has eliminated the flag of Israel in a list of countries participating in the Olympic games in Rio.
Lionel Messi, who is Catholic, was called 'Jewish' and 'Zionist' after he donated a pair of soccer shoes to charity while appearing on Egyptian TV.
Here are seven Jewish American athletes we’re expecting to make waves in Rio.
Jewish swimmer Anthony Ervin became the oldest Olympic gold medalist in an individual swimming event at 35.
One of the most surprising items found in Tom Brady’s house during an interview with New York Times magazine was a menorah.
Muhammad Ali railed against Jewish promoters, but he also attended his grandson’s bar mitzvah and appealed to Muslim extremists to release Daniel Pearl.
Just in time for the Olympics, Israel’s Holocaust trust has published an online tribute to Jewish athletes who perished in the Holocaust.
Amar’e Stoudemire, who retired from the NBA last week, has signed a two-year deal with the Hapoel Jerusalem basketball team.
Omri Casspi will visit Israel this week with seven other NBA players in a tour organized by a foundation Casspi formed to fight the boycott Israel movement.