| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:18 PM
A federal lawsuit alleging that an ultra-Orthodox rabbi who runs seminaries for girls in Israel is a sexual predator offers a rare look into the most traditional branch of Judaism, where a young woman's religious education can prove key to finding a...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Bloomfield's Caribbean heritage is on full display in a field off Lisa Lane.
On four acres is row upon row of callaloo, a leafy green vegetable that is a staple of West Indian cooking. People of Caribbean descent from Bloomfield — they make up a...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Amal Kirk was used to fighting at her next-door neighbor’s house, but like everyone else on her block, she didn’t expect it to end with a killing.
On Sunday morning, Kirk said, her husband woke her up and told her about noises that sounded...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 4:26 PM
When you're behind bars for the rest of your life, you have plenty of time to think up ways to bedevil the judicial system.
That's the only logical explanation for the declaration by convicted killer Steven Hayes that he has become an Orthodox Jew and...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 6:57 PM
President Barack Obama, who is attempting to help Democrats maintain their grip on the Senate, will attend a fundraiser Friday at the home of a wealthy Baltimore hedge fund manager who has become one of the nation's foremost advocates for Israel.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Looking for some fun things to do in Hampton Roads this weekend? Here are a few options.
Busch Gardens kicks off its annual Howl-O-Scream at 6 p.m. Friday night. It's filled with haunted houses, spooky shows and wandering goblins. It's seriously...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:53 PM
SOMERS — Convicted murderer and rapist Steven Hayes is suing the state Department of Correction and several officials because he claims he's an orthodox Jew and is being denied a kosher diet.
It's not the first time Hayes, 51, has complained...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 4:13 PM
I am thankful that Cheshire killer Steven Hayes has found religion during his incarceration and, as an Orthodox Jew, is familar with the Jewish laws dictated by the Torah [Sept. 12, courant.com, "Cheshire Killer Hayes Claims He's An Orthodox Jew, Sues For...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:03 PM
An Allentown church will be one of many around the world where the faithful will join in prayers on Friday for Christians in the Mideast, who are facing dire persecution under the advance of Islamist radicals.
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS),...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 12:26 PM
A Glenview priest who has been charged with theft failed to show up in court today for a second time.
The lawyer for the Rev. James Dokos said his client was absent because he had been admitted to a hospital for an emergency. Attorney Patrick Knight...