Celebrities’ Celebrity: Jewish-Born Actress Zsa Zsa Gabor Dead at 99

Her 1986 marriage to Prince Frederic von Anhalt entitled her to pass on as Princess von Anhalt, Duchess of Saxony.

Head of Iran’s Top Clerical Body Dies

After lying in coma for months, 83-year-old Ayatollah Mohammad Reza Mahdavi Kani has died, Iranian media reported Tuesday.

Yifat Shoham, Leumit Arad HMO Director, Passes

Yifat Shoham, one of the longest-running directors of Leumit HMO in Arad, has passed away. Baruch Dayan HaEmet.

Human Rights Watch Founder Robert Bernstein Dies at 96

NGO Monitor president Gerald Steinberg noted that “unfortunately, human-rights rhetoric and values are too often manipulated for narrow political agendas. [His] principled voice will sorely be missed.”

Geula Cohen Was Right

Geula Cohen, brave woman, you were right and so many of us were dead wrong. Which is why so many of us are dead, before our time.

Memorial for Terror Victim Danny Gonen Defaced by Arab Graffiti

Palestinian Arab vandals have scrawled "Fatah" in blood-red paint on a new memorial for terror victim Danny Gonen near Dolev.

Passing of an Era: Ninendo President Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata, president of Nintendo, has died at the age of 55.

Murdered IDF Soldier to be Laid to Rest in Sdei Hemed

IDF Sgt. Omri Levi, age 19, was murdered by an Israeli Arab terrorist in Be'er Sheva at the central bus station.

Sam Halpern, Philanthropist, 93

Holocaust survivor and noted Jewish Philanthropist Sam Halpern passed away at the age of 93.

Late Entertainer Joan Rivers Enriches Jewish Causes

Iconic Jewish entertainer Joan Rivers was generous to the end with family, friends and staff, and also supported Jewish causes.

Zipi Livni BD”E

Her passing is a great loss to the Eretz Yisrael movement, to Hevron the City of our Forefathers and to her family.

Police Close Down Streets as Thousands follow Rabbi Auerbach’s Funeral Procession

Rabbi Avraham Dov Auerbach described his late brother as "a humble and quiet man, who had the power of truth without concessions."

Professor Steven Plaut, z’l

Prof. Steven Plaut, z'l, passed away at the age of 65 after a years-long battle with cancer.

End of an Era: Gabe Pressman, NYC Newsman Dead at 93

Pressman spent more than 60 of his 70 years as a journalist reporting for WNBC-TV in NYC.

Jerusalem Yeshiva Student Drowns in Beit Zayit Reservoir

A yeshiva student from Jerusalem was found lifeless Thursday after he apparently drowned while swimming in nearby Beit Zayit.

Body of 4th Missing Israeli Hiker Recovered in Nepal

The mountain trek of a lifetime has ended for Israeli hiker Michal Gili Charkesky, whose body was recovered from the Himalayas.

He Would Have Won A Fair Fight, Says Regev

The terrorist exploited the fact that Ottman knew him and thus could get close before drawing his gun.

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.

Bashar al-Assad’s Mother Anissa Makhlouf Assad Dies at 86

The mother of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad died Saturday in a Damascus hospital at age 86.

A Pillar of Torah Lost as Haifa Chief Rabbi Sha’ar Yashuv Cohen Passes Away...

A bastion of Judaism and Torah has been lost with the passing of longtime Haifa Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Sha'ar Yashuv Cohen, z'l, age 89.

Fred Lafer, Longtime Jewish Leader, Dies

Fred Lafer, a longtime leader of several Jewish institutions, died Tuesday in New Jersey after suffering from leukemia. Lafer served as president and chairman of...

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.

Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, 87

"Among the State of Israel's greatest friends, he was completely dedicated to its security."

Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach, Leader of Lithuanian Faction, Staunch Opponent of IDF Service, Dead at...

Since the passing of the IDF enlistment law by Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid, Rabbi Auerbach enhanced his struggle against army service.

Fleetwood Mac Founder Peter Green Dead at 73, Battled Drugs, Schizophrenia

"I went kind of holy – no, not holy, religious. I thought I could do it, I thought I was all right on drugs. My failing!"

Chancellor of Ariel University and Former Minister of Finance Yigal Cohen Orgad z”l 1937-2019

Ariel University announces the passing of Chancellor Yigal Cohen Orgad, 82, a former Minister of Finance, and one of the founders of Ariel University.

A Man Of High Rank

With his high energy and commitment to contributing to the klal, Uri looked for gaps to fill.

John Lewis Drew Inspiration from the Lubavitcher Rebbe

In 1994, the staunch Democrat Lewis, together with arch-rival Congressman Newt Gingrich, sponsored the bill bestowing the Congressional Gold Medal for the Rebbe.

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