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(JTA) — If you thought Sen. Bernie Sanders and Larry David were twins, or at least brothers, you’re not far off. Turns out they’re cousins. David, the “Curb Your Enthusiasm” star, revealed he was “a third cousin or something” with the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate during a press tour to promote...
Dave Aronberg, the Democratic state attorney in Palm Beach County, Florida, and wife Lynn are divorcing after just over two years. She’s blaming Donald Trump, among other reasons, but it turns out the couple should have listened to their rabbi. In interviews and a news release, Lynn Aronberg describes herself as...
Niv and Erica Davidovich, a Jewish couple in Los Angeles, were lighting candles on Friday Night when Erica felt birth pains. Erica was pregnant with her fourth child. Niv told ABC News that he wanted to sit with his wife in the back seat, s they called an Uber....
After being released from jail last month, Kodak Black, famous 20-year-old rapper, decided that he needs some transformation- starting with his name. Ever since deciding he is from the lineage of the Levities and is a Hebrew Israelite, Black Legally changed his name to "Bill Kahan Blanco". Kahan which means...
When Michael Steinhardt strolls around his 55-acre backyard for 90 minutes every morning, one of his favorite animals to see is the scimitar-horned oryx, whose antlers sweep back from its head like the swords for which they are named. I rode north for an hour on a train expecting animals...
More than 100 prisoners at an Edinburgh prison are claiming to be Jewish so they can eat better-quality kosher meals, an official inspection report has revealed. “A significant number of prisoners had decided to move onto a kosher diet, which did not appear to be for wholly faith based reasons” HMIPS...
New Zealand woman gave birth to a baby weighing 16lb 4oz (7.4kg), more than twice the average weight of a newborn!         The not-so-little boy was born by caesarean section on Monday, after it took doctors three hours to administer an epidural to his mother. As a result of his size, it’s likely he will need clothes...
By Eddie Dvir By now everyone has either heard about the craze that has taken the globe by storm, the fidget spinner. Thousands of middle aged kids are spinning them in school, on the street or at your local shul. The fidget spinner is simple little colorful device that has a...
This story is what Hollywood movies are made of. Grab the tissues, because this tale of true love is about to unlock the faucets: After almost 70  years of marriage, Teresa Vatkin, 89, and Isaac Vatkin, 91, died less than 40 minutes apart, holding hands across their hospital beds.  Their...
There are many things Koreans and Hasidic Jews have in common: An emphasis on studying, good food, and even the Talmud. Shockingly though, the music of these two very different cultures often sounds the same as well. Try it for yourself with the quiz from the website koreanorhasidic.com. It's harder than...
Dressed up in the right outfit and with her makeup done a certain way, Mira Tzur says she gets stopped on the street by people who mistake her for Melania Trump. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5C_f1US_HmM] It’s easy to see why. Although their facial features are distinct, the two women share the same shiny brown hair,...
Netanyahu’s hairdo has been a topic of discussion in recent years due to its tendency to change colors like the seasons. Most times it is grey but unannounced it can turn lilac or even a purple shade. At a recent cabinet meeting it was dark shade of brown.   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the...
Sky News, the British network reported on the British woman stabbed to death by a terrorist on the Jerusalem light rail today. Looks like left out a few words and facts. Get OS News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories   
Israel has strongly condemned the decision by a Dublin City Council subcommittee on ceremonies to raise the Palestinian flag over city hall in solidarity with the Palestinian people “who have lived under brutal Israeli occupation.” According to the decision Tuesday, the flag will be raised on May 15th, marking 50...


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Hurricane Maria Update from Chabad of Puerto Rico – Rabbi Mendel...

After a hectic Yom Tov and many concerned friends reaching out to us making sure we're okay, I'd like to share with you the...

Mazel Tov to Israel’s “Rosh Hashanah Babies!”

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The Evolution of Jewish Music: Y-Studs A Cappella Covers 12 Centuries...

A trip down memory lane! This is excellent!


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