Obama nominated for a second term a Florida Jewish educator President Bush named to the board of directors for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
James Schlesinger, Jewish-born US defense secretary who played a role in the emergency shipment of arms to Israel during the 1973 Yom Kippur war, has died.
The US has hit back at Holocaust-denying comments from Iran’s spiritual leader.
Jewish-American troops are set to receive a new prayer book, for the first time since World War II.
Falk’s term as UN human rights investigator 'tarnished' the body’s reputation and the US looks forward to his departure, US envoy Samantha Power said.
The USC Shoah Foundation will recognize President Obama with its highest honor.
President Obama awarded Lenny Kravitz's uncle the Medal of Honor in a ceremony Tuesday.
Gisela Kohn Dollinger, a Jewish refugee who persuaded the Gestapo to release her husband from the Dachau, died last week at the age of 111.
Scarlett Johansson has no regrets about starring in a SodaStream commercial, even though the decision led to her resignation as an ambassador for Oxfam.
A Jewish philanthropist received his third Nobel nomination last week, this time for his work with to Syrian refugees that escaped to Bulgaria.