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Winehouse Died from Excess Alcohol, Second Inquest Confirms

27 Tevet 5773 – January 8, 2013
Results of the second inquest matched those of the original in October 2011.

200th Anniversary of the Alter Rebbe Celebrated by Renewed Chabad Presence in Hebron

24 Tevet 5773 – January 6, 2013
Marking the 200th anniversary of the yartzeit of the Alter Rebbe - Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi who founded the Chabad movement - the Jewish Press' Yishai Fleisher interviewed one of the special emmissaries who have become the hallmark of the Chabad-Lubavitch movement to talk about the man who started it all, what his passions were, and where Chabad is headed.

Our Neighbor Hitler Never Smiled, Jewish Survivor Complains

22 Tevet 5773 – January 3, 2013
"Hitler would come to Munich at weekends. You could tell he was at home because of the cars parked outside," Feuchtwanger says.

11-Year-Old Table Tennis Standout Skips Match for Shabbat

An 11-year-old New York girl was disqualified from the 2012 U.S. National Table Tennis Championships when she opted not to play her final match, which fell on Shabbat.

Dutch Gov’t Human Rights Panel Backs Sabbath Observers

A Dutch governmental agency advised a security firm to hire a Sabbath-observing intern after ruling that employers may not reject Jewish candidates on the basis of their refusal to work on the Jewish day of rest.

Yaakov Shwekey Performs ‘A Song for Soldiers’ in Tel Aviv (Video)

“I’ve come to sing here tonight to show my gratitude to all the Israeli soldiers who work so hard to defend the Jewish state.”

Israeli Restaurant Opens in Krakow’s Old Jewish Quarter

20 Tevet 5773 – January 2, 2013
An Israeli restaurant opened in the heart of the old Jewish quarter of Krakow. Hamsa Hummus and Happiness Restobar opened recently in a historic building...

Fifth Day of Attacks on Mount of Olives Jews

20 Tevet 5773 – January 1, 2013
Arab rock attackers have entered their fifth day of targeting Jewish vehicles just a 3 minute drive from Jerusalem's Old City, using local minors to alert them as to which cars contain Jews so they can pelt them with stones and cinder blocks.

NY Boy Using Bar-Mitzvah Money to Establish Be’er Sheva Basketball Team

A special dedication ceremony culminated in a friendly basketball game between kids from New York and from the neighborhood.

Rita Levi-Montalcini, 103, Nobel Prize Winner in Medicine

18 Tevet 5773 – December 31, 2012
Rita Levi-Montalcini, a Nobel Prize winning biologist and centenarian who survived Nazi oppression in Italy, passed away in Rome.

Woman Charged in Noah Pozner Fraud Probe

Federal prosecutors charged a New York woman with lying to federal agents during an investigation into an alleged scheme soliciting donations in the name of Newtown rampage victim Noah Pozner.

Matisyahu’s Interview with CNN

18 Tevet 5773 – December 30, 2012
Formerly Hasidic reggae star Matisyahu participated in a candid interview with CNN, discussing his departure from observant Jewish life and his connection to his religion.

Brooklyn Hasid Indicted for Throwing Bleach in Rabbi’s Face

15 Tevet 5773 – December 27, 2012
A Brooklyn fishmonger was indicted for throwing a cup of bleach in the face of a Chasidic rabbi who advocates for victims of sexual abuse in the haredi Orthodox community.

Worcester, Mass. Yeshiva Seized by IRS Up for Auction as Illustrious Long-Time Leader Takes...

12 Tevet 5773 – December 25, 2012
Over the past ten years, the IRS has been unable to get the yeshiva to turn over payroll taxes for its 30 or so employees.

Tunisian Imam Filmed Calling for Jews’ Removal From the Earth

10 Tevet 5773 – December 23, 2012
A minority rights association in Tunisia filed an incitement complaint against an imam who prayed for the removal of Jews from the earth.

Hundreds of Jewish Tombstones Found in Greece

Greek police on Thursday said they had discovered hundreds of Jewish marble headstones destroyed during the Nazi occupation of Greece during World War II.

Palestinians Reveal Calculated Plan Using UN Status to Devastate Israel in Int’l Community

In a series of interviews with the Associated Press, Palestinian officials have detailed a plan of incrimination and isolation it expects to employ in the event that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is re-elected in January.

South Africa’s African National Congress Endorses Israel Boycott, Handing BDS Movement a Victory

South Africa’s ruling party, the African National Congress, voted to make boycotts, divestment and sanctions of Israel part of its official policy.

Reminder: 10th of Tevet

10 Tevet 5773 – December 22, 2012
On Sunday, Jews will be fasting on the 10th of Tevet in memory and commemoration of the siege of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar (588 BCE), which...

LA Police Arrest Suspect in Synagogue Attack

7 Tevet 5773 – December 20, 2012
Los Angeles police have arrested 46 year old Wan Ryung Song, aka Patrick Song, for scrawling a swastika and anti-Semitic epithets on the Wilshire Boulevard Temple on December 6.

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