Tanya Cohen said “the guy was definitely trying to pick a fight with a Jew. We are in 2021. This shouldn’t be happening anymore. In 2021, there is no room for anti-Semitism.”
“The second Ben & Jerry’s decided to discriminate against Israel, it affected Florida’s ability to make investments with its parent company,” said Jimmy Patronis, CFO of the State Board of Administration.
"We thank all the first responders, including the IDF team, for all their hard work."
Recovery crews are forced to replace the batteries in their equipment often in order to keep the effort going.
B’nai B’rith International was “outraged and disgusted” by “anti-Zionist and anti-Semitic” tweets.
Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava told reporters at a news briefing that 94 people remain unaccounted for.
“We know that waiting for news is unbearable,” she said. “We need information to be able to confirm who is missing.”
The remaining tower of the collapsed Champlain Towers condo building was demolished at 10:30 pm Sunday night in a controlled explosion.
The building was brought down at 10:30 PM Sunday
"This building is too unsafe to let people go back in. . .You'd hate to see there be another disaster if this building falls the wrong way."
“We are doing everything we can and will resume search and rescue as soon as we can."
“Sometimes we cry. It’s natural."
"Here was a building that until just a few days ago was teeming with life, and now it is simply dead."
United Hatzalah of Israel was dispatched to Florida on Saturday night, together with a team of the IDF’s Home Front Command and Diaspora Minister Nachman Shai.
Officials said hope remains that rescuers may yet discover survivors in air pockets that may have formed in the pancaked debris.
The doctors, EMTs, and paramedics of the South Florida Hatzalah, and Magen David Adom International were among the first at the disaster scene.
"They’re looking for voids, or [other ways] they could potentially rescue somebody,”
The team will be utilizing techniques and tools developed in Israel which have proven to be highly successful in assisting those who have suffered from similar incidents.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency on Thursday in response to the tragedy.
A part of Champlain Towers South Condo, the oceanfront building was built in 1981 on reclaimed wetlands.
The governor signed the bill one day after the 27th anniversary of the Lubavitcher Rebbe.
Giving children time to stop and think about what’s important.
The video was recorded Monday and by Tuesday became the viral clip du jour after being posted to social media. By Tuesday afternoon it was the top trending topic on Twitter in the US.
It should be stressed that the US authorities have not accused the Jewish institutions of any wrongdoing, but their connection to what will likely become an unsavory affair is discomforting.
He says he turned neo-Nazi after receiving a beating from Antifa members outside the New York Republican Party’s headquarters .
Israel's BlueGreen team was flown to Florida under the direct instruction of Florida Governor Ron de Santis, following previous successes in China, South Africa, Russia, Israel, and other locations in the US.
A state administrative judge ruled in August that William Latson should be rehired, though reassigned. Donald Fennoy, superintendent of the School District of Palm Beach County, has recommended that Latson be reinstated and given $152,000 in back pay.
The suspect can be seen spray-painting Temple Emanu-El at 2:15 a.m. on July 15. He then went to Temple Sinai, about five miles away, where he vandalized that building as well.
The program pairs psychologists and therapists who are part of the PCRU in Israel with frontline workers in the US for a completely anonymous and free session.
He left Florida for Israel on Monday, on the private plane of Dr. Miriam Adelson.