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Tel Aviv Beach Features First of Its Kind ‘Pop-Up’ Hotel Suite

JNS.org - Tel Aviv has opened a “pop-up” hotel suite in a beachfront lifeguard tower, as part of a wider effort to increase tourism to the...

March 15, 2017 11:11 am

Basketball’s ‘Jewish Jordan’ Runs Summer Camp

JNS.org - For years, Jewish basketball aficionados have adored Tamir Goodman. The same can now be said for Jewish summer campers. Goodman, who was nicknamed the “Jewish Jordan” by Sports Illustrated in 1999 for his on-court prowess and his observance of...

Vogue Touts Benefits of Keeping Shabbat, Even For Non-Jews: ‘It’s an Ancient Antidote to Our Modern Ailments’

Observing Shabbat is something everyone -- even non-Jews -- should do for their well-being, according to a recently published Vogue magazine article. "It doesn’t matter if you’re Jewish, Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Christian, agnostic, atheist. Shabbat -- the concept...

Team Israel Suffers First Loss at World Baseball Classic, Likely Needs Win Over Japan on Wednesday to Advance to Championship Round

Team Israel, the Cinderella story of the 2017 World Baseball Classic so far, suffered its first loss of the tournament on Monday, falling 12-2 to the Netherlands at the Tokyo Dome. In its third and final...

March 12, 2017 3:18 pm

‘Make No Mistake; We Represent Israel,’ Says Coach of Team Taking Jewish State to Quarter Finals in World Baseball Classic 2017

As Team Israel celebrated its fourth win in the World Baseball Classic 2017 – this...

March 12, 2017 10:51 am

Ivanka Trump Bakes Traditional Purim Hamentashen With Her Kids Ahead of Jewish Festival

Ahead of Purim, Ivanka Trump shared a photo on Instagram of her family baking hamentashen...

March 12, 2017 10:43 am

Israel Continues World Baseball Classic Winning Streak, Beating Cuba 4-1

Israel continued its surprising run at the World Baseball Classic on Sunday, beating Cuba 4-1...

March 10, 2017 5:54 pm

In Israel for ‘Norman’ Premiere, US Actor Richard Gere Slams Trump, Netanyahu as ‘Bad Guys’

US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are “bad guys” who “don’t...

March 9, 2017 3:40 pm
March 15, 2017 11:11 am

Tel Aviv Beach Features First of Its Kind ‘Pop-Up’ Hotel Suite

JNS.org - Tel Aviv has opened a “pop-up” hotel suite in a beachfront lifeguard tower, as part of a wider effort to increase tourism to the city. The...

March 15, 2017 6:34 am

Basketball’s ‘Jewish Jordan’ Runs Summer Camp

JNS.org - For years, Jewish basketball aficionados have adored Tamir Goodman. The same can now be said for Jewish summer campers. Goodman, who was nicknamed the “Jewish...

March 14, 2017 10:21 am

Vogue Touts Benefits of Keeping Shabbat, Even For Non-Jews: ‘It’s an Ancient Antidote to Our Modern Ailments’

Observing Shabbat is something everyone -- even non-Jews -- should do for their well-being, according to a recently published Vogue magazine article. "It doesn’t matter if you’re Jewish, Hindu,...

March 13, 2017 11:08 am

Team Israel Suffers First Loss at World Baseball Classic, Likely Needs Win Over Japan on Wednesday to Advance to Championship Round

Team Israel, the Cinderella story of the 2017 World Baseball Classic so far, suffered its first loss of the tournament on Monday, falling 12-2 to...

March 12, 2017 3:18 pm

‘Make No Mistake; We Represent Israel,’ Says Coach of Team Taking Jewish State to Quarter Finals in World Baseball Classic 2017

As Team Israel celebrated its fourth win in the World Baseball Classic 2017 – this time 4:1 against Cuba – its manager took the opportunity to...

March 12, 2017 10:51 am

Ivanka Trump Bakes Traditional Purim Hamentashen With Her Kids Ahead of Jewish Festival

Ahead of Purim, Ivanka Trump shared a photo on Instagram of her family baking hamentashen – triangular cookies traditionally eaten on the Jewish holiday. The daughter...

March 12, 2017 10:43 am

Israel Continues World Baseball Classic Winning Streak, Beating Cuba 4-1

Israel continued its surprising run at the World Baseball Classic on Sunday, beating Cuba 4-1 in its first game of the second round to improve...

March 10, 2017 5:54 pm

In Israel for ‘Norman’ Premiere, US Actor Richard Gere Slams Trump, Netanyahu as ‘Bad Guys’

US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are “bad guys” who “don’t really get it in the fullness of things,” American actor...

March 9, 2017 3:40 pm

‘Entourage’ Star Adrian Grenier in Jerusalem: ‘Contemplating Ancient City in Modern Times; Holy Land, History, Humanity’

Actor Adrian Grenier, famous for his lead role as Vincent Chase on the hit HBO series “Entourage,” published a photo of himself on Thursday looking out...

March 9, 2017 3:22 pm

Ivanka Tweets Golda Meir Message About ‘Making the Most of Yourself’ in Honor of International Women’s Day

Ivanka Trump tweeted a meme on Thursday with a quote by the late Golda Meir, Israel's fourth prime minister, as part of a belated International Women's Day greeting. "Make...

March 9, 2017 11:18 am

Israel Beats Netherlands in World Baseball Classic in Seoul, Achieving 3-0 Record

Nate Freiman's RBI double sparked a three-run first inning Thursday as Israel beat the Netherlands 4-2 to finish top of Pool A in the World...

March 8, 2017 2:01 pm

3 Anonymous ‘Stupid Teenagers’ Send Letter of Apology, $50 to Pennsylvania Library Whose Parking Lot They Vandalized With Shaving-Cream Swastika

A letter of apology and $50 in cash were found on Monday at a Pennsylvania library whose parking lot had been decorated with a shaving-cream swastika, the local news station NBC10...

March 8, 2017 8:37 am

‘Supergirl’ Villain Name-Drops the ‘Lubavitcher Rabbi’

A recent episode of the CW network's show "Supergirl" referenced the late revered leader of the Chabad-Lubavitch sect of Judaism. In "Mr. and Mrs. Mxyzptlk," which aired Feb....

March 8, 2017 8:00 am

Using Humor to Expose Hatred

Tuvia Tenenbom's fantastic new book, The Lies They Tell, uses humor as a weapon to expose hatred. The playwright, who runs the Jewish Theater of New York...

Opinion

Ahlam Tamimi — Free to Commit Jihad Against the Jews

In October, 2011, a female Palestinian terrorist named Ahlam Tamimi – who had assisted in the bombing of the Sbarro...

New York Times Writes Jews Out of Crown Heights

The New York Times has finally achieved what not even the Crown Heights riot could accomplish: eradicating all trace of...

Bahrain Disrupts Iran-Sponsored Terror Cell Planning to Carry Out Attacks

Bahrain security forces arrested members of an Iranian-sponsored terrorist cell on Sunday, accusing them of planning...

Features

AIPAC Policy Conference Adapts to the World of Trump

JNS.org - In recent years, AIPAC’s policy conferences have centered on hot-button issues such as the Iran nuclear deal, tension between the...

Israeli Knesset Enters Recess Amid Questions on Government’s Stability

JNS.org - During the past two weeks, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly...

Amid Political Turmoil at Home, Netanyahu Forges Ahead on Asia Pivot

JNS.org - As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced ongoing turmoil within his governing coalition...

World

Following VP Pence’s AIPAC Speech, Iran Slams US Over Support for ‘...

Israel, not Iran, is to blame for instability across the Middle East, a Tehran regime official claimed on Tuesday. Responding to...

Israel

Widower of Israeli Mother-of-Six Slain During Palestinian Terror Surge Anno...

The Israeli widower who became a key symbol of the surge of Palestinian terrorism that began at the end of...

Middle East

Report: Hamas Develops High-Powered Rocket Similar to Hezbollah Missiles

JNS.org - The Palestinian terror organization Hamas has developed a new high-powered rocket similar to those utilized by the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah, Israel’s Army Radio reported. The report described the new...

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