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March 19, 2012 4:27 pm

Former Duke Basketball Captain Scheyer Leaves Maccabi Tel Aviv

Just days prior to game one of Maccabi Tel Aviv Electra's quarterfinals playoff match up with the Greek Squad Panathinaikos, it was announced that American...

February 23, 2012 11:10 am

Iran Calls Off International Soccer Match Due to Israeli Head Coach

Tensions that have been building in recent weeks between Israel and Iran  made an unwelcomed appearance in the middle eastern sporting world when the Iranian...

February 9, 2012 11:23 am

American-Jewish Hockey Player Makes History Playing for German National Team

After decades of German contrition for what has come to be known as one of the worst crimes in history, a Jewish male athlete is...

January 11, 2012 11:33 am

Brooklyn Based Champion Boxer Punches Fitness Into the Community

Jewish boxing champion Dmitry Salita - dubbed "the star of David" -  is a perennial frontrunner in the welterweight boxing panorama, presently holding a record...

January 5, 2012 5:35 pm

2012 European Lacrosse Championships Has Israeli Team Excited

An up and coming nation in the sport of lacrosse - a game that has grown in popularity on a global scale over the last...

January 3, 2012 11:23 am

Israel Hires New Head Coach In Pursuit Of 2014 World Cup

Decades pass and Israel grows ever impatient, as time and again their national soccer team fails to qualify for the world's biggest tournament. Yet hope...

December 14, 2011 7:06 pm

Ryan Braun Tests Positive for Performance Enhancing Drugs

After just recently being awarded baseball's National League MVP - one of sports' most prestigious honors - Milwaukee Brewers' outfielder Ryan Braun tested positive for...

December 4, 2011 12:25 pm

Female Jewish Boxer Successfully Defends her Title

Of all the various career paths a young middle class Jewish girl would choose to pursue, it can be safely assumed that professional boxing would...

November 16, 2011 9:56 am

Former Major Leaguers to Help Israel In WBC Bid

After a brief conference with Israeli baseball officials in Los Angeles, three Jewish former Major League stars, Shawn Green, Gabe Kapler and Brad Ausmus, relayed...

October 27, 2011 3:30 am

Maccabi Haifa Owner Creates Home for American Jewish Athletes In Israel

In July 2007, Jewish American businessman Jeffery Rosen purchased the Maccabi Haifa Israeli Basketball Club (known then as "The Heat") and boldly pledged to...

October 7, 2011 2:53 pm

Yom Kippur a No Go for Young Golfer Laetitia Beck

19 year old amateur golfer Laetitia Beck, a sophomore at Duke University in Durham NC announced that she would be declining a request to join...

September 16, 2011 3:57 pm

Hebrew Hammer In Close Race for NL Batting Title

The "dog days" of summer are over, and for baseball fans across the country this signifies the end of the Major League's six month regular...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah

JNS.org -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


Trump Campaign Manager Admits: ‘We Are Behind,’ Reiterates Camp...

Donald Trump's campaign manager pitched Sunday his new call to "drain the swamp" of Washington, even as she admitted Donald...


Palestinian Authority Releases Four Men Arrested for Attending Sukkot Event...

Four Palestinians arrested late last week for attending a sukkot holiday event in a West Bank settlement were freed on...

Middle East

Dozens of ISIS Militants Killed by Egyptian Airstrikes in Sinai

Around 70 Islamic State militants were killed Sunday morning after Egypt's air force struck a number of outposts in the northern Sinai peninsula, according to local reports. Most of the air...