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Holocaust Author and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Elie Wiesel Dead at 87

For ten years after the war, Wiesel refused to write about or discuss his experiences during the Holocaust.

Israeli Millionaire Philanthropist, Founder of Emanuel, Motti Zisser Dies at 61

Zisser captured the Israeli public's imagination, especially in the religious sector, in the early 1980s, when he initiated the founding of the city of Emanuel in Samaria.

Albert Klass, Who Played A Key Role In Rise Of The Jewish Press, Dies...

“He had a strong connection to Torah and was very respectful of Torah scholars,” he added. “He was self-educated man who was well read and business savvy.”

Russian-Jewish ‘Star Trek’ Actor Anton Yelchin Dies in Bizarre Accident

Rising Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin, 27, has died in a freak accident at his home in Los Angeles.

Texas PR/Tech Guru Killed in Tel Aviv Car Accident

Alan Weinkratz was a well-known figure in the Israeli hi-tech startup scene.

Dr. Irving I. Moskowitz, 88

Dr. Irving Moskowitz z"l has been called the Montefiore and Rothschild of our time.

Terror Continues 2 Yrs After Hamas Kidnapping & Murders of Naftali, Eyal and Gilad

This past Sunday marked the second anniversary of the Hamas abduction and murder of three yeshiva teens from a hitchiking post in Gush Etzion.

Four Tel Aviv Terror Shooting Attack Victims Identified

Four new terror victims will not be present to hear the reading of the Ten Commandments in synagogue this Shavuot. Their names have been released.

World Boxing Champ Muhammad Ali Dead at 74

One of the greatest heavyweight boxers the world has ever known, Muhammad Ali, is dead at the age of 74.

We Remember Eliahu ben Shaul Cohen, z’l, Legend of the Mossad

Intelligence from Mossad spy Eli Cohen helped Israel win the Six Day War.

Hungarian Authorities Arrest 2 Suspects in Death of Ofir Gross, z’l

Two murder suspects have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the death of Jerusalem resident Ofir Gross, z'l.

The True Art of Sport: Game or Torture?

Sport teaches us who we really are. It is not just entertainment or therapy for those who watch, but a glimpse of the infinite possibilities of life.

Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik zt’l, Dean of Brisk Yeshiva, Laid to Rest

The head of the Brisk Yeshiva in Zichron Moshe, Rabbi Meir Soloveitchik, was laid to rest in Jerusalem.

IDF Civil Administration Chief Brig.-Gen. Munir Amar, 47, Dies in Plane Crash

The Civil Administration chief was flying solo when his plane crashed. The cause of the accident is not clear.

Garry Shandling Dead from Heart Attack at 66

In 1977, following an auto accident in Beverly Hills that left him in critical condition with a crushed spleen, he was inspired to pursue a career in comedy.

Bob Adelman, Photographer of Martin Luther King Jr., Dead at 85

Civil rights photographer Bob Adelman was found unresponsive at his home on Saturday.

Semiconductor Pioneer Andrew Grove Dead at 79

Grove played a critical role in the decision to move Intel’s focus from memory chips to microprocessors and led the firm’s transformation into a widely recognized consumer brand.

Controversial Former Mossad Head Meir Dagan Dead at 71

Following his departure, Dagan made several controversial public statements concerning the wisdom of an Israeli military attack on Iran's nuclear facilities.

Nancy Reagan dead at 94

"My life began with Ronnie," she told Vanity Fair magazine in 1998.

Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, zt’l, Head of Ponevezh Yeshiva, Laid to Rest

Rabbi Chaim Shlomo Leibowitz, zt'l, was a disciple of Rabbi Chaim of Brisk.

Mourners Remember Eliav Gellman HY”D

“Every free minute that he had from the army when he was still a soldier he would spend with his family and children... he would be outside with his children on the bike, or playing basketball or football. He truly gave all his time to his family.”

Rabbi Emanuel Holzer, z’l, NY Jewish Leader, Passes

Rabbi Emanuel Holzer was one of the first and most active in helping to grow the "kosher food industry" at the OU.

21-Year-Old Father Stabbed to Death in Front of Wife and Baby North of Jerusalem

The security guard at the supermarket apparently did not check the teen terrorists before allowing them in.

My Dear Friend Rabbi Gershon Tannenbaum, ZT”L

He would walk the halls of the hospital seeking out people to whom he could direct his chesed.

Rebbetzin Shifra Nebenzahl, Z”L

Rebbetzin Shifra Nebenzahl, the wife of HaRav Avigdor Nebenzahl Shlit"a has passed away over the weekend.

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