German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel branded Greece’s demand for 278.7 billion euros ($302 billion) in reparations from World War II as “stupid” on Tuesday, while the German opposition said Berlin should repay a forced loan dating from the Nazi occupation.
A terror attack took place in the Binyamin region, north of Jerusalem, Wednesday morning.
The lifeless body of a 22-year-old Israeli was found adjacent to an abandoned church in Berlin on Tuesday bearing the signs of serious violence, according to the local German daily Bild.
An 18-year-old man who was critically wounded earlier this week in a stampede that erupted at the funeral of a prominent Hasidic rabbi in Bnei Brak died of his injuries on Wednesday morning.
ALBANY, N.Y. – The Albany County District Attorney’s office says it’s conducting an independent investigation of the death of a man who died in police custody after officers subdued him with a stun gun.
Russian hackers who were behind a breach at the State Department also hit sensitive parts of the White House computer system, a report on Tuesday said.
A South Carolina police officer who shot and killed an unarmed man Saturday is being charged with murder, officials announced today.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu kept up his criticism of the framework nuclear deal with Iran on Tuesday, pointing out that it fails to address Tehran’s long-range missile arsenal that he argues is meant to enable a nuclear strike against Israel.
A Dutch soccer club is working to identify fans who chanted anti-Semitic slogans about the Holocaust during a match with a rival team from Amsterdam.
A 23-year-old resident of Bensonhurst has been sentenced to 2-4 years in prison for burglarizing a Borough Park synagogue, last year in March, which had once employed him as a waiter at its reception hall, Brooklyn District Attorney Ken Thompson announced on Tuesday.