Streisand’s Private Mall Gets a New Shopkeeper

The American Jewish experience as told by Babs’ grand tchotchke collection

A Question From the Tattler: Why Didn’t John Travolta Know Who Idina Menzel Is?

Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career

‘SNL’ Greats Dieter and Linda Richman’s Coffee Tawk in Auschwitz

Mike Myers’ classic characters—plus Madonna and Babs—together in a buddy flick about anti-Semitism. What could go wrong?

An Evening With the Fake Barbra Streisand

Babs impersonator Carla DelVillaggio puts on a show in NYC’s theater district

Shimon Peres and Barbra Streisand, BFF

Your Friday video comes from the Israeli President’s big birthday week

That’s Dr. Streisand To You

Babs receives an honorary doctorate from Hebrew University in Israel

Daybreak: Shimon Peres’ Big Birthday

Barbra Streisand and Bill Clinton toast Israel’s president on his 90th birthday

Daybreak: Boston Suspects Had More Attacks in Mind

Plus Iran targeted Chabad in Bulgaria following Burgas blast

Sundown: No Suspects in Boston Attacks

And a 16-year-old yeshiva student in Long Island chose today to make a bomb threat

Daybreak: Iran Sanctions Bite, But Not Enough

Plus new Israeli government to be sworn in today

Sundown: Edging Toward 2013, Fiscal Cliff

Plus Art Modell, Judy Freudberg, and the oldest synagogue in America

A Jewy Little Christmas

Three comedies—This Is 40, Parental Guidance, and The Guilt Trip—give the holidays cheap laughs

Billboard Ranks Jewish Musicians

A different matrix for judging success

Joel Stein’s Roadtrip With Babs

The Time reporter hops in the car with Barbra Streisand

How Streisand Got Her Start

A new biography of the singer, performing in Brooklyn this week, tells how a penniless teen got her star born

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