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.
Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson passed away Sunday after a struggle with cancer.
"My son loved everyone, he was a joyful boy," the bereaved mother of an Israeli Air Force pilot told President Reuven Rivlin.
Much of his work consisted of de-constructing the prevailing approach viewing Rabbinic Judaism as a single religious movement within which the various Rabbinic texts were produced.
IAF Major Ohad Cohen Nov will be laid to rest in the Moshav Mazor Cemetery.
The OneFamily support organization lists the lives lost to terror since Rosh Hashana 2015.
"Shimon's story is ... the story of a people who, over so many centuries in the wilderness, never gave up on that basic human longing to return home."
I remember him at the table of a French restaurant, when he whispered in my ear, it’s tastes good, but nothing compares to your mother’s salad. To him, Israel’s cucumbers and tomatoes were the finest of delicacies.
Your eyes saw far ahead, while your feet covered great distances on the landscape of Jewish and Zionist history.
The Peres funeral is closed to the public due to the attendance of PA leader Mahmoud Abbas.
Beirut-based Nimr Hammad, political adviser to Yasser Arafat and Mahmoud Abbas has died at the age of 78.
AIPAC mourns former Israeli president Shimon Peres, 'indefatigable advocate for justice and human progress.'