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NY Knicks and Macabbi Tel Aviv in exhibition game at Madison Square Garden
 

Israel May be Part of NBA in Several Years

Posted on: April 10th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Trans-Atlantic basketball is not so far-fetched. If it will make money for the NBA, it will happen.

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IDF Bars Gaza Runner from Bethlehem Marathon

Posted on: April 8th, 2014

News & ViewsEye on Palestine

Israel’s Supreme Court upheld a decision by the Israel Defense Forces to bar a Palestinian runner from Gaza from participating in a marathon in Bethlehem but nevertheless recommended that he be allowed to participate in the race. Olympian Nader Masri, 34, had asked Israel’s military for permission to travel to the second Bethlehem marathon that […]

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Tel Aviv to Host European Weightlifting Championship

Posted on: April 1st, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

The best weightlifters in the world will arrive for the championship, taking place in Tel Aviv April 5-12. The championship, will take place at a high school, and practices will take place in a see-through hall in the Tel Aviv Port. Both activities will be open to the public. This is the first time that the […]

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Sarah Avraham wining the women's Thai boxing championship.
 

Israeli (Settler) Wins Woman’s World Thai-boxing Championship

Posted on: March 24th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Meet Sarah, the 20 year old Kiryat Arba resident who won the Women's World Thai-Boxing Championship.

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British Soccer Group Says Ban on Anelka Should Be Universal

Posted on: March 17th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The British Football Association will request that Nicolas Anelka serve his entire suspension for performing the quenelle salute regardless of the soccer team he joins. Anelka was fired by British West Bromwich Albion on Friday for “gross misconduct” for making the salute, seen by many as being anti-Semitic, on the field during a December match […]

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Morashragas 2
 

Playoff Picture All Set

Posted on: March 9th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Morashragas' victims may get a chance at revenge very soon.

 

Belgian Athlete who ‘quenelled’ Banned for 10 Games

Posted on: March 5th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The European governing body of soccer, UEFA, announced the punishment on Tuesday against Omar Rahou, who made the gesture several times at a European Championship match of futsal, a variant of soccer, in January while celebrating scoring a goal for his team, Chatelineau, against Romania in Antwerp, the website of the Dutch Algemeen Dagblad daily […]

 

British Soccer Watchdog Punishes Player for Quenelle Salute

Posted on: February 27th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Nicolas Anelka, a French soccer player for a British club, was fined $130,000 and suspended five games for performing the quenelle gesture in a game. The British Football Association handed down its penalties on Thursday following an investigation by an independent regulatory commission, which ruled that Anelka was guilty of performing an act that was […]

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HASC Marathon Overcomes Massive Snowstorm with Assistance from JetBlue

Posted on: February 25th, 2014

News & ViewsBusiness and Economy

Camp HASC’s annual Fort Lauderdale marathon is a crucial fundraising event for the special needs children camp based in upstate New York. However this year’s event faced a unique challenge due to the massive blizzard that struck the area over the weekend. The entire team of 109 runners and staff members were on the verge […]

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On Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, Charlie White (center) and Meryl Davis (right) won the USA's first gold medal for ice dancing.
 

Jewish American Ice Dancer and Partner Win Gold at Sochi

Posted on: February 18th, 2014

News & ViewsJewish

American Jew Charlie White is first American to win Olympic gold as part of an ice skating pair.

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Israeli Speed Skater Falls Shy of Semis in 1,500 Meters

Posted on: February 11th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Israeli short track speed skater Vladislav Bykanov failed to qualify for the 1,500-meter semifinals in the Winter Olympics by less than a second. Bykanov finished fourth on Monday in the second heat in 2:21.163 — 0.8 away from advancing — at the games in Sochi, Russia. He will compete in the 1,000-meter race on Thursday […]

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The Sochi Jewish community embraced the Israeli delegation and other Jewish athletes with a welcome from the Chief Rabbi of Russia, and candles and kaddish chanting for the 11 Israelis murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics
 

Munich 11 Remembered by Sochi Chabad, Israeli Olympic Athletes

Posted on: February 10th, 2014

News & ViewsGlobal

Russia's Chief Rabbi and the Sochi Chabad led a welcoming event for the Israeli Olympic athletes.

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Dylan Moscovitch (seen with Kirsten Moore-Towers in 2011) has won a silver medal for the Canadian national team.
 

Jewish Medal Streak Continues

Posted on: February 10th, 2014

News & ViewsJewish

On Sunday, just 3 days into the Sochi games, Jews have already won 3 medals.

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Israel Sending Team of 5 to Sochi Olympics

Posted on: January 29th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Israel will be sending five athletes to the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, starting next month. Evgeni Krasnopolski, 25, a Ukraine native who grew up in Israel, will skate in the pairs competition with Andrea Davidovich, 16, of Vermont. The pair, who train in Hackensack, N.J., finished seventh in the senior pairs competition at the […]

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First-Ever Kosher Halftime Show to Debut During Super Bowl XLVIII

Posted on: January 29th, 2014

News & ViewsMedia

The Nachum Segal Network drafts Lenny Solomon and Shlock Rock to kick off its new game day tradition.

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Scarlett Johansson uttered four naughty words, and Fox News censored her SodaStream Super Bowl commercial.
 

View the Johansson-SodaStream Ad Fox Won’t Let You See Super Sunday

Posted on: January 29th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

Knocking the holy Coca Cola and Pepsi earned SodaStream and Johansson publicity Fox News didn’t count on.

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Chile soccer team's new jersey displays all of Israel as Palestine.
 

Chile’s Palestine Soccer Club Leaves Map on Uniforms despite Fine

Posted on: January 28th, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

Chile’s Palestine Football Club, after being fined for wearing uniforms on which the number one in players’ numbers in the backs of their shirts were represented by a map of Israel as Palestine, unveiled its new uniforms that now show exactly the same thing on the front of the shirt. Inset into the players’ numbers […]

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SodaStream commercial for Super Bowl 2014 repeats last year's rejected ad theme mocking Coca Cola and Pepsi.
 

UPDATED: Fox News Rejects SodaStream’s Super Bowl Ad (Video)

Posted on: January 27th, 2014

News & ViewsIsrael

SodaStream is getting great free publicity from Boycott Israel and now Fox News, which rejected its Super Bowl ad.

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Rep. Mike McCaul (R-Texas), chair of Homeland Security Comm.
 

US: Canceling Olympics an Option Due to Terrorism Threats

Posted on: January 27th, 2014

News & ViewsGlobal

The U.S. says canceling the Olympics an option; Canada warns athletes about the risks.

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French Jewish Leader Softens Stance on Quenelle Gesture

Posted on: January 22nd, 2014

News & ViewsJewishAntisemitism

The president of France’s main Jewish group has toned down his blanket condemnation of the quenelle gesture and said it is not necessarily anti-Semitic. Roger Cukierman of the CRIF umbrella group adjusted his position in a filmed interview published Tuesday on the website of the Le Figaro daily. Reacting to the decision that day by […]

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