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  • Violence leads Israel to close contested Temple Mount-Al Aqsa site

    The contested Temple Mount and Al Aqsa mosque compound was closed to worshipers and visitors Thursday after back-to-back shootings incited fresh riots — a reflection of the deep passions aroused by the site, among the holiest places for both Jews...
  • Prayers for the dead have a long and noble tradition

    Q: My husband died in April of this year after a three-year battle with cancer. At the wake, the priest asked us to pray for his soul. Other than, "May he rest in peace," what prayers did he have in mind? In mourning. -- C., Melville, NY A: Most of our...
  • Review: 'The Nazis Next Door' by Eric Lichtblau

    Review: 'The Nazis Next Door' by Eric Lichtblau
    It is no longer a revelation that U.S. intelligence services and other government agencies allowed thousands of Nazis, from rocket scientists to concentration camp guards, to stream into this country after World War II. Richard Rashke's excellent 2013...
  • Israel's one-armed sharpshooter to speak in Springs, Boynton

    Israel's one-armed sharpshooter to speak in Springs, Boynton
    After he lost his left arm in a mortar attack near Gaza and was lying in the hospital, Izzy Ezagui made a decision: He was going to rejoin the Israeli army. Despite objections from doctors and many in the military — and even the prime minister &#...
  • Israel's Netanyahu fumes at reported U.S. slur

    Israel's Netanyahu fumes at reported U.S. slur
    This article contains language some readers might find offensive. An anonymous U.S. official's reported description of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a "chickenshit," or worthless coward, drew a sharp response on Wednesday from the Israeli...
  • Orthodox Jewish school brings in experts to give kids the tools for healthy life

    Orthodox Jewish school brings in experts to give kids the tools for healthy life
    — Jumping jacks and running around are more fun when you have a former Dolphins player doing it with you. Just ask 7-year-old Eliyah Ehrlich. "This isn't gym — this is football," he said as hundreds of children converged on a course...
  • Abu Dhabi Festival: Egyptian Filmmaker Amr Waked Reflects on Local Film Biz

    Egyptian filmmaker Amr Waked is Egypt's biggest international star, seen most recently in Luc Besson's "Lucy." At the Abu Dhabi Film Festival, Waked is wearing two hats: he is the producer of director Ibrahim El Batout's "El Ott," an organ-trafficking...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Nov. 2 Movie The Jewish federation of Howard County presents "Orchestra of Exiles" at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Howard Community College's Smith Theatre, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway in Columbia. The movie is the story of Bronislaw Huberman, a...
  • Right-wing Jewish activist shot in suspected assassination attempt

    Right-wing Jewish activist shot in suspected assassination attempt
    A right-wing Jewish activist was shot and seriously injured in a suspected assassination attempt in Jerusalem on Wednesday night, according to local news reports.   A controversial figure, Rabbi Yehuda Glick has long advocated for Jews to be allowed...
  • An international arts affair for kids

    An international arts affair for kids
    Miami has been home to one of the largest book fairs in the country for 30 years, annually providing guests with book sales, author meet and greets, and children’s activities. The renowned Miami Book Fair International, presented Nov. 16-23 on the...
  • Mitch Albom: Jewish tradition offers new insight on apologizing

    Don't be surprised if a Jewish friend or acquaintance comes up to you this week and, out of the blue, asks for forgiveness. It is a lesser-known but integral part of the Jewish high holidays, going on right now, in which people atone for their sins not...