Officially, Israel’s Law of Return recognizes all Jews of choice, regardless of their affiliation. But recent cases involving converts who immigrated begs the question: Is the law upheld in practice?
Jurors convict former store clerk of 1979 murder of six-year-old Etan Patz in New York.
NBC News announced Tuesday it was taking a stake in Europe-based media group Euronews, allowing the US group to compete on a global scale in the TV news business. "For as long as I can remember, at NBC News we've wanted to establish a global reach for our news organization that matches our impact and reputation in the United States," said NBC News group chairman Andy Lack. The NBC statement did not include financial details, but a source close to the matter said the stake in Euronews would amount to 25 percent.