A bill to honor the life and work of Elie Wiesel was approved by the House Foreign Affairs Committee.
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin is in the US, with a jam packed schedule that will not include a visit with Barack Obama.
Billionaire businessman and philanthropist David Rubenstein has donated $18.5 million to repair and restore the Lincoln Memorial.
Alan Gross has launched a hunger strike in a bid to secure his release from a Cuban prison.
A copy of 'Mein Kampf' signed by the Fuhrer himself has sold for $64,850.
Israel is the sixth favorite nation among Americans, according to a recent poll by the Pew Research Center.
An overwhelming majority of the House of Representatives signed a letter urging Obama to reject any actions by the UN that are biased against Israel.
New research has found that Seattle’s Jewish population rose by 70 percent since 2001.