UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid Visited the Western Wall
Javid wore a black kippah and placed a note in a crack between two stones in the Western Wall.
U.S. Diplomats Help Inaugurate Pilgrimage Road in Jerusalem
The excavation of the pilgrimage road under Palestinian homes in the Silwan neighborhood of eastern Jerusalem has been a point of contention between Israel and the Palestinians.
Robert Kraft to Open Foundation to Combat Anti-Semitism
Kraft, 78, said his goal is to raise $50 million for the foundation, which will target those aged 18 to 35 and who are particularly active on social…
Miriam Adelson Is Israel’s Richest Person, With $22 billion
Dr. Miriam Adelson, wife of American casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, is Israel’s wealthiest person for 2019, according to Haaretz's biannual list.
Nechama Rivlin, Wife of Israel’s President, Dies at 73
Nechama Rivlin died a day before her 74th birthday, at Beillinson Hospital in Petah Tikvah, where she underwent a lung transplant three months ago.
Semion Rosenfeld, Last Living Survivor of Sobibor, Dies
Semion Rosenfeld was transferred to Sobibor in 1943 and participated in the uprising there in September of that year.