Coronavirus Update: Worshipers Gather Virtually On Big Week Of Religious CelebrationsFor many religions, this would be a big week to celebrate and come together, but many have to adjust to the new way of worship online due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Bay Area Rabbi Makes 'Seder To Go' Kits To Celebrate Passover Amid Coronavirus PandemicA Bay Area rabbi is helping his Jewish community celebrate Passover while social distancing from home.
Better Together: Congregations Adapt To Holy Week, Passover During Coronavirus PandemicThe week before Easter is considered one of the holiest times by a number of faiths, but this year it is occurring under the unprecedented threat of the coronavirus pandemic.
Vandal Shatters Windows At Alameda SynagogueWindows at an Alameda synagogue were shattered by a rock-throwing vandal who was recorded on security cameras.
Jewish Centers Cope With New Bomb Threats After Graves VandalizedJewish centers and schools across the nation coped with another wave of bomb threats Monday as officials in Philadelphia began raising money to repair and restore hundreds of vandalized headstones at a Jewish cemetery.
University Of California Intolerance Policy Stirs Free-Speech FightA working group of regents and university leaders invited input as it works to revise a proposed policy denouncing intolerance, which Jewish organizations criticized in September as not going far enough to deter what they describe as a spike in anti-Semitism on UC's 10 campuses.
Jewish Groups Push UC To Adopt Creed Against Anti-SemitismJewish organizations are upset that the University of California is considering adopting a creed against intolerance that makes no mention of anti-Semitism, which they say is a longstanding problem on its campuses.
Israel's King Of Blues To Jam With CBS's Own Mike SugermanYou don't have to live in Chicago or New Orleans to have the blues, you can have them in downtown Tel Aviv, and that's where Lazar currently has them.
SF's Contemporary Jewish Museum To Open Amy Winehouse Exhibit This MonthThe exhibit opens July 23.
Allegations Of Anti-Semitism Lobbied Against Student Coalition At Stanford UniversityMolly Horwitz claims she was discriminated against during an endorsement interview with the Students of Color Coalition.
Protester Tears Down Swastika Displayed On Sacramento HouseThe house in Sacramento’s River Park neighborhood has drawn national headlines with its display of an Israeli flag with a swastika on it, among other symbols.
Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ & ‘Deli Man’KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews a sequel film with a familiar cast in, “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” and “Deli Man”, a documentary about third-generation Jewish delicatessen owner, Ziggy Gruber, in Houston, Texas.
After #NukeUCDavis Tweets, Roseanne Barr Brings Standup Act To San FranciscoVeteran comedian Roseanne Barr is coming to San Francisco for four dates at Cobbs Comedy club over the Valentine's Day weekend, but the veteran of stage and television has made it clear she isn't sending any valentines to the U.C. Davis student body this week.
Three Americans Among Dead In Jerusalem Synagogue AttackTwo Palestinian cousins armed with meat cleavers and a gun stormed a Jerusalem synagogue during morning prayers Tuesday, killing four people in the city's bloodiest attack in years.
Macklemore Apologizes For Costume Critics Say Portrayed Jewish Stereotype CaricatureAfter being criticized for wearing an offensive costume onstage in Seattle last Friday (May 16), Macklemore has apologized in a lengthy letter via his website, stating he never meant to dress like a “Jewish stereotype.”