Meal program bridges cultural divisions, 1 plate at a time
A yearlong program at Philadelphia's historic Reading Terminal Market is bringing together people of different backgrounds to share meals from their cultures, bridging differences one plate at a time
Ivanka Trump shares photo of herself baking Purim pastries with son, daughter
First daughter Ivanka Trump shared a photo Friday of herself and her two eldest children preparing for the Jewish holiday Purim , which begins at sunset on Saturday and lasts until the following evening. In the photo posted to Instagram , the working mother of three and her daughter Arabella, 5,
Jerusalem Revelers Celebrate Purim
Israeli police have cleared the site of the suspected terrorist attack this morning at a light rail station in east Jerusalem –- and revelers celebrating the Jewish holiday of Purim are out in force by this afternoon. Secular teenagers donned wigs and threw fraternity-style street parties, setting
Driver Rams Car Into Crowd in Jerusalem, 5 Injured
At least five people were injured Friday when a motorist rammed his car into a group of pedestrians near an east Jerusalem light rail stop, police said. Israeli police say the driver got out of the vehicle wielding a knife and attempted to stab passersby before he was shot by police. Israeli Police
Obama 'Pastor' Witnessed Faith in the White House
Joshua DuBois reveals details of the president's spirituality from inside his inner circle.
NY Pol Under Fire for Blackface Costume
A New York politician is under fire for wearing blackface for the Jewish holiday of Purim — in which people traditionally wear costumes — over the weekend. Democrat and Orthodox Jewish power broker Dov Hikind wore blackface make-up and an Afro wig as part of...
PM Note: 'Scaring' People Over Sequester, Oscar Opts for Happy Ending Political Movie, Hagel's Mulligan
R.I.P. C. Everett Koop – http://abcn.ws/XxusRB Welcome to the ABC team, Jeff Zeleny – abcn.ws/125ULT6 Spoiler Alert: In Field of Political Films, Hollywood Opts for Happy Ending-Michelle Obama’s surprise appearance via satellite from the White House to give the Oscar for Best Picture was ...
New York Politician Apologizes for Blackface Costume
Dov Hikind is under fire for a "basketball player" costume he wore on the Jewish holiday of Purim.
The Most Outrageous Gifts Given to Obama
Do you think that the president has it all? Guess again. Check out some of the most outrageous, extravagant, or just plain unusual gifts given to Obama during his presidency. Also, check out some foreign gifts given to the U.S. David Beckham Gets Intimate with Obama category: July, 2012 Soccer
Today in Pictures: Festival of Colors, Purim Celebrations, Super Tuesday Reactions
A girl reacts as others throw colored powder on her while celebrating Holi, March 7, 2012 in Noida, India. Holi, the festival of colors, celebrates the coming of spring. (Burhaan Kinu/Hindustan Times via Getty Images) Flames get close to a herd of cattle as...