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  • Jerusalem synagogue assault kills 4 worshipers, police officer

    JERUSALEM Two Palestinians wielding meat cleavers and a pistol attacked Jewish worshippers Tuesday at a Jerusalem synagogue during morning prayers, killing four worshippers and a police officer and wounding five others before they were shot dead by...
  • Jerusalem synagogue attack: 'Lone wolf' pattern seen in deadly assault

    In the pious Har Nof neighborhood in the hills of West Jerusalem, early-morning prayers at a landmark synagogue are an integral part of the rhythm of daily religious life. Those who chose that time and place to strike seemed to know that. Two...
  • Yaakov and Yisrael: Integration of body and soul

    This week's portion tells of Yitzchak's (Isaac) special love for Esav (Esau) and Rivka's (Rebecca) special love for Yaakov (Jacob). (Genesis 25:28) One wonders how Yitzchak could have been so naive to prefer his eldest son Esav more than the younger...
  • The Jews and terror

    Some random thoughts on recent events in Israel and Palestine. THE JEWS AND TERROR. Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority, dedicated a square in Ramallah to the people that perpetrated the massacre at the Munich Olympic Games in 1972. The...
  • British-Israeli national among those killed in Jerusalem synagogue attack

    LONDON (Reuters) - A British-Israeli national was among four people killed in an attack by two Palestinians on a Jerusalem synagogue, Britain said on Tuesday, the deadliest such incident in six years in the holy city amid a surge in religious conflict....
  • Jerusalem synagogue dead identified as U.S. and British citizens

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police said on Tuesday that three of the people killed by Palestinian attackers in a Jerusalem synagogue were dual U.S.-Israeli nationals and the fourth man held British and Israeli citizenship. The three U.S.-born...
  • Attackers kill four worshipers at Jerusalem synagogue

    JERUSALEM Two Palestinians wielding knives, an axe and a pistol attacked Jewish worshipers at a Jerusalem synagogue during morning prayers on Tuesday, killing four people and wounding six others before they were shot dead by police, an Israeli police...
  • Discussing Israel's international development cooperation in Latin America

    Mazal Renford, former director of the Golda Meir Mount Carmel International Training Center in Haifa, Israel, recently visited Miami. During her visit, Renford discussed "Israel's International Development Cooperation in Latin America: Initiatives...
  • Jewish actor featured in 'Phantom' title role

    Actor Cooper Grodin is the first Jewish actor in 19 years to play the title role in the musical "Phantom Of The Opera" running through Nov. 30 at Broward Center. Grodin has been cast in the national tour's 25th anniversary of the Andrew Lloyd Webber...
  • Jerusalem synagogue attack: 'The shock was not to be believed'

    Jerusalem synagogue attack: 'The shock was not to be believed'
    A scant hour after the day’s chilly dawn, the worshipers were in the midst of the “shemoneh esrei” -- the prayer that lies at the very heart of the Jewish liturgy. Then came blood and chaos. “I suddenly heard shots,” said...
  • 'Watchers,' 'Song' and 'Overnighters' at Mar del Plata's Docu Sidebar

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Edet Belzberg's "Watchers of the Sky," Ayat Najafi's "No Land's Song" and Jesse Moss' "The Overnighters" are among 18 titles screening at Mar del Plata Festival's Documentary Window section, which this year put the focus on...