A damaged 19th century Torah scroll rescued from the Nazis is being restored at a New York City hospital.
Members of a historic New Jersey synagogue that was destroyed in a fire have gathered to bury damaged sacred scrolls and books.
In rare agreement across faith and ideological lines, leaders of major American religious groups have condemned proposed bans on Syrian refugees, contending a legitimate debate ove...
Three New York men who tried to coerce a Jewish man into giving his wife a religious divorce have been sentenced in New Jersey.
Pope Francis' first trip to the U.S. coincides with one of the holiest days on the Jewish calendar: Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement.
A federal judge who's hearing final arguments in a trial over control of the nation's oldest synagogue and ceremonial bells worth $7.4 million says there is no "smoking gun" in the...
At Dartmouth College and elsewhere, campus rabbis are getting in shape as they shore up spirits.
A once-prominent Orthodox rabbi who secretly videotaped women undressing and using a changing room at a Jewish ritual bath has written a public apology letter from jail.
People who perform an ultra-Orthodox Jewish circumcision suction ritual will no longer have to get parents to sign acknowledgements of potential health risks, the city Board of Hea...
There was no science, no geography and no math past multiplication at the ultra-Orthodox Jewish school Chaim Weber attended.