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Why I Chained Myself to the Temple Mount
 
Knesset Signatures Secured for MK Basel Ghattas Impeachment

January 16, 2017 - 11:53 PM
 
EU Warns Trump Not to Move US Embassy To Jerusalem From Tel Aviv

January 16, 2017 - 11:41 PM
 
IDF Chief of Staff to Undergo Medical Procedure

January 16, 2017 - 11:35 PM
 
Germany Blames Israeli Presence in Judea, Samaria for Continued Conflict with Palestinian Authority

January 16, 2017 - 11:30 PM
 
Monkey See, Monkey Flees Ramat Gan Safari

January 16, 2017 - 9:23 PM
 
Qatar Donates Millions to Save Hamas From Gaza Electricity Crisis

January 16, 2017 - 9:10 PM
 
El Al Pilots Threaten New Work Slowdown

January 16, 2017 - 8:32 PM
 
Hamas Headquarters Destroyed by Israel in Ramallah, Binyamin Region

January 16, 2017 - 7:52 PM
 
‘Women and Jihad’ in Israel

January 16, 2017 - 7:14 PM
 
Arab Rioter Killed Near Tekoa [video]

January 16, 2017 - 5:11 PM
 
Knesset Committee Approves ‘V15 Law’ Limiting Campaign Contributions

January 16, 2017 - 4:59 PM
 
Israel Tax Authority: FATCA Working Both Ways, US Accounts Belonging to Israelis Reviewed

January 16, 2017 - 3:06 PM
 
Dozens of ‘Death Herd’ Camels Confiscated, Caused Fatal Road Accidents [video]

January 16, 2017 - 2:27 PM
 
Inspired Rally Protesting Supreme Court Flights of Fancy with Helium Balloons

January 16, 2017 - 1:31 PM
 
It Took 6 Years: Israel, PA, Sign Politics-Free Water Deal

January 16, 2017 - 10:42 AM
 
Overnight: Emergency Declared in Neria Following Intrusion

January 16, 2017 - 9:52 AM
 
As Trump Confirms Kushner Will Broker Israel-PA Deal, Don’t Take Jared for Granted

January 16, 2017 - 9:45 AM
 
Stoning Terrorist Attacks in Judea, the Jordan Valley

January 15, 2017 - 11:24 PM
 
Windshield of Israeli Bus Smashed While Driving Near Tekoa

January 15, 2017 - 11:10 PM
 
Full Text: Paris ‘Peace’ Summit Joint Declaration, January 15, 2017

January 15, 2017 - 10:58 PM
 
Iran Received ‘Billions’ From Obama Administration in Cash, Gold & Assets

January 15, 2017 - 10:37 PM
 
UK Attended Paris Summit in ‘Observer Status’ Only

January 15, 2017 - 9:45 PM
 
UK Sends Junior Delegation to Paris Summit in Deference to Trump

January 15, 2017 - 8:08 PM
 
Israel Crossing Authority Foils 1,226 Attempts to Smuggle Contraband Into Gaza

January 15, 2017 - 7:31 PM
 
Police Officer Hurt, Patrol Vehicles Damaged in Rahat Stoning Attack

January 15, 2017 - 7:18 PM
 
Hundreds Rally Against Anti-Israel Paris ‘Peace’ Conference

January 15, 2017 - 4:11 PM
 
Report: French Fund Pro-BDS NGOs Possibly Tied to Terrorists

January 15, 2017 - 3:10 PM
 
Knesset Rejects Bill Calling to Appoint Replacement for Netanyahu ‘Just in Case’

January 15, 2017 - 2:32 PM
 
Reports: 72 Diplomats in Paris to Stop Short of Recognizing ‘Palestinian State’

January 15, 2017 - 1:40 PM
 
Archaeological Digs in Nazi Death Camp Unearth Victims’ Personal Effects

January 15, 2017 - 12:42 PM
 
IDF Destroys Hamas Position in Gaza

January 15, 2017 - 12:05 PM
 
No Joy in Yeshivaville: Ringling Brothers Strike their Tent after Passover

January 15, 2017 - 11:07 AM
 
Pew: Republicans Love Israel, Democrats Only So-So

January 15, 2017 - 10:10 AM
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Jackie Robinson
 

Posted on: January 11th, 2017

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Jackie Robinson finished his tenth major league season with a .275 average and 10 home runs. He was slowing down and saw action in only 117 of the Dodgers' 154 games.

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Posted on: December 8th, 2016

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Ed Mierkowicz, 92, is the last surviving player from the 1945 World Series between the Cubs and the Detroit Tigers.

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Posted on: November 10th, 2016

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In 1966, actor William Shatner became commander of the Starship Enterprise on television and the Trekkie generation was born.

Don Larsen’s 1956 Topps baseball card.
 

Posted on: October 13th, 2016

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For Americans, baseball provided an escape, and Jewish Americans followed the exploits of their favorite teams and of the relatively few Jews who wore baseball uniforms.

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Posted on: September 8th, 2016

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They asked me about him for so long that I didn't get a chance to interview or take any pictures of players.

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Posted on: August 10th, 2016

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The tall, handsome, charismatic ballplayer topped several polls during his playing days as the most heroic figure among Jews in America.

Mr. and Mrs. Lou Gehrig
 

Posted on: July 7th, 2016

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Jewish baseball history was made by the New York Giants at the Polo Grounds on Sunday, September 21, 1941, as the team had four Jews in its starting lineup – the first and thus far only time that’s happened in the major leagues.

Fred Merkle
 

Posted on: June 8th, 2016

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Most baseball fans have heard of Merkle's Boner, but how many actually know when or how it happened?

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Posted on: May 11th, 2016

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The Jewish population of America was estimated at almost three million in 1916. Most did not have the means to afford even a basic Ford automobile ($440), let alone the most expensive model ($975).

Irwin’s favorite, Jose Altuve of the Astros.
 

Posted on: April 7th, 2016

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The Cubs have the most players I'll be watching.

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Posted on: March 10th, 2016

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Bryce Harper may be the best player in baseball, but Washington can't match the starting pitching depth of the Mets over a long season, so look for the Mets to win the N.L. Eastern Division.

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Posted on: February 10th, 2016

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My father informed me that Rosen was Jewish and I targeted him as one of the players I would follow closely.

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Posted on: January 7th, 2016

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Pafko was a much-sought-after autograph signer at card shows through the years and would frequently appear at Cubs games in Wrigley Field, leading the singing of "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" during the 7th inning stretch.

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Posted on: December 9th, 2015

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Like the fans, she adored him. By the time his career as a player, coach, and manager ended, Yogi had collected

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Posted on: November 11th, 2015

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Perhaps the biggest shock for Tigers fans was the firing of president and general manager Dave Dombrowski after the trades of Price and Cespedes.

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Posted on: October 8th, 2015

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"It is my belief that if our clubs played a series on a best-of-nine basis, we would create great interest in baseball in our leagues and in our players. I also believe it would be a financial success."

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Posted on: September 9th, 2015

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The Philadelphia Phillies were impressed with his pitching prowess and promoted him to the major leagues in 1912.

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Posted on: August 12th, 2015

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By 1943 both Rosenthals were serving in the armed forces. Both used chutzpah and bluffed about their age.

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Posted on: July 9th, 2015

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Gray played the outfield better than most players with two hands.

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Posted on: June 12th, 2015

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While David was impressed with his great-uncle's past, he was working on his own life and future path.

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