Former Justice Minister Ya'akov Ne'eman has passed away after a long fight with a "difficult illness" at the age of 77.
Reynolds had a stroke while working with her son, Todd Fisher, on funeral plans for Carrie.
Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher, who portrayed Princess Leia, has passed away from cardiac arrest.
Her 1986 marriage to Prince Frederic von Anhalt entitled her to pass on as Princess von Anhalt, Duchess of Saxony.
Dr. Heimlich discovered the Heimlich maneuver.
A Turkish Jewish woman married to a non-Jewish Turkish man was killed in Istanbul in unclear circumstances.
The first American to orbit the Earth, former astronaut John Glenn has died at 95. Rest in peace.
Sometimes the best way to honor and hold the memory of a departed soul is through building or planting new life. And so it was at Oz veGaon.
He visited the Bank of England and met the Chief Cashier, who presented him with one of the notes which he had forged in the concentration camp more than sixty years earlier.
Unlike traditional Orthodox academies, Rabbi Goldstein's Diaspora Yeshiva appealed to students who identified with the nonconformist beatnik and hippie subcultures, adopting a neo-Chasidic approach.
Cuba's communist dictator Fidel Castro passed away at age 90.
The music of Modzitz will live on forever thanks to the eternal soul of Reb Ben Zion Shenker, z'l.
If you ask “What are you” – you destroy the world. If you ask “Who are you?” you build the world…” (Shlomo Carlebach).
Leonard Cohen passed away this week at age 82.
Labor Party to hold Rabin memorial after annual event fails due to lack of interest and funds.
The headstone of the late Pres. Shimon Peres, z'l, was unveiled in Jerusalem on Oct. 28, 2016.
Pres. Reuven Rivlin visits the grieving family of an Israeli Bedouin teen shot and killed by accident on the Israel-Egypt border.
An Israeli hiker was killed while he and his family were trekking along the Ganges River in India.
As a sign of a changing relationship between Jews and Blacks, in 1982 the Harvard Black Law Students Association objected to Greenberg's teaching a civil rights course jointly with black lawyer Julius L. Chambers.
After ruling for 70 years, the King of Thailand has passed away at the age of 88, leaving anxiety in his wake.