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Satirist Bassem Youssef off the Air in Egypt

Daily Show host Jon Stewart's favorite Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef's show, modeled largely after Stewart's, was not aired in its Friday night time slot...

Yad Vashem Wins the Oscar for Schindler’s List

Hollywood producer Branko Lustig says he will gift his Oscar for 'Schindler's List' to Yad Vashem after his death.

Ramallah Film Festival Dumps Director Who Shot in Tel Aviv

Doueiri, who is on the record as opposing boycotting Israel, has been arrested in September 2017 in Beirut.

Facebook Page Urging Stones boycott a Hoax

It cited “sources with the Rolling Stones,” but there has been no such announcement.

Hotshot Star Wars Pilot Oscar Isaac to Star in Eichmann Capture Movie

Eichmann's trial began on April 11, 1961, and he was executed on May 31, 1962.

‘Jerusalem 1000-1400: Every People Under Heaven’ at the Met [video]

A kind of Jerusalem fever gripped much of the world from about 1000 to 1400. Across three continents, thousands made their way to the Holy City—from Jewish, Christian, and Islamic traditions alike.

Husband of Natalie Portman Says He Is Converting

French choreographer Benjamin Millepied, husband of Jewish actress Natalie Portman, told an Israeli newspaper that he is converting to Judaism. Millepied told the Hebrew-language Yediot...

Paris Hilton Threatened by Anti-Semitic Man Who Believes She Is Jewish

It's not even safe to be thought you are Jewish these days.

Celebrate International Chocolate Day Jerusalem Style

A second generation pastry chef, Bensimon was trained in the bakeshops and pastry kitchens of Paris, including the Michelin-rated Taillevent, and worked under pastry designer Jacques Genin.

Sarah Silverman ‘Insanely Lucky to Be Alive’

There's something that happens when three people you're so close to die within a year and then YOU almost die but don't. (That was me. I'm the one that didn't die.)

Netanyahu: Conan Who?

Very cute Mr. Prime Minister, but don't give up your day job.

US Govt IDs North Korea in Sony Cyber Terror Attack

The U.S. government has definitely linked North Korea to the cyber terror siege of Sony Pictures.

Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher Have a Baby

Actress Mila Kunis gave birth on Tuesday to a baby girl.

Hey You in Washington! This is What Life in Israel is Like.

Members of congress should experience Israelis' lives. Bomb Shelter Museum will be in D.C. July 22.

Palestinian Unknowingly Sells Banksy Mural to Gaza Artist for $175

A Gazan who sold a Banksy painted on his bombed-out doorway to a local artist for NIS 700 (about $175) says he was tricked.

Comedian Joan Rivers in Critical Condition

Iconic pro-Israel comedian Joan Rivers is in critical condition following a throat procedure.

Polish Director of Dybbuk Horror Movie Dead at 42

“Demon” is a take on the famous figure of Jewish folklore—the dybbuk.

Report: NBC Bows to Arabs, Cancels Filming of ‘Dig’ in Jerusalem

NBC reportedly has bowed to Palestinian Authority pressure and has cancelled plans to short part of its new “DIG” television series near the Old City...

German Satirical Novel about Return of Hitler to Become Movie

A best-selling German satirical novel about the return of Adolf Hitler to modern-day Germany is being adapted into a film. “Er Ist Wieder Da,” German...

Mariah Carey to Perform in Israel August 18

Carey will give her first performance in Israel, at the Rishon LeZions Live Park, on August 18.

Documentary on Oldest Shoah Survivor Wins Oscar a Week after Her Death

“The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life” won the Academy Award for documentary short Sunday night.

Yemenite Chabadnik Paints Gigantic Flag Seen from Jordan (Video)

Take 740 gallons paint, let a Yemenite Chabadnik work day and night for three weeks and – presto – see a huge Israel flag display in Eilat that can be seen from Jordan.

Jews in Shanghai Exhibition in Chicago

An exhibition on the life of European Jewish refugees in Shanghai during World War II opened in Chicago on Monday, Xinhua reported. The exhibition, running from...

Israel Ranks as Third-Largest US Television Content Provider

Israel ranks as the third-largest provider of U.S. television content after the U.K. and the Netherlands, Forbes reported. Three Israeli companies—Armoza Formats, Keshet Media Group,...

Michael Douglas Visits Kotel

Holy for Jews, non-Jews alike: Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones visit Old City, enjoy tour of Kotel tunnels with Rabbi of Western Wall

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