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Politicians and celebrities call for unity and strength at Pittsburgh rally

On the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, hundreds of Pittsburghers gathered once again to honor the 11 Tree of Life victims. 

Wednesday 11/14/2018
Hamas ‘raises the stakes’ with mass rocket assault on Israel’s south
Posted: November 14, 2018

Hamas and other armed Gazan factions launched a widespread rocket and mortar assault on southern Israel as evening descended on Monday, in an assault seen by the terror organizations as a calculated risk.

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Tuesday 11/13/2018
Israel cuts off ceasefire talks with UN, Egypt
Posted: November 13, 2018

Israel said it has cut off talks with Egypt and the United Nations Special Envoy to Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov regarding a ceasefire with Hamas, as over 400 rockets were fired at Israeli civilian centers in less than 24 hours.

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Marvel writer, editor and publisher Stan Lee dies at 95
Posted: November 13, 2018

Stan Lee, the legendary writer, editor and publisher of Marvel, died on Monday at the age of 95 in Los Angeles, a family representative told The Hollywood Reporter.

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Jewish teens subjected to anti-Semitic assault in Toronto
Posted: November 13, 2018

Toronto Police are investigating a physical, anti-Semitic assault that took place on Sunday night against four 17-year-old Jewish boys wearing religious clothing.

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Wednesday 11/07/2018
Lives of Tree of Life victims celebrated during week of funerals
Posted: November 07, 2018

The 11 people murdered at the Tree of Life building on Oct. 27 all were laid to rest last week, and Jewish Pittsburgh mourned as a community — attending funerals, making shiva calls and remembering those whose lives were extinguished by a suspected anti-Semite wielding an assault rifle and three handguns while congregants were in the midst of Shabbat prayers.

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French rabbi visits Pittsburgh in transatlantic show of support
Posted: November 07, 2018

Rabbi Moshe Sebbag, spiritual guide of the Great Synagogue of Paris, visited Pittsburgh to mourn the passing of Joyce Fienberg and the 10 other victims of a mass shooting during Shabbat services in the Tree of Life building on Oct. 27. 

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Tuesday 11/06/2018
October 2018 a record month for Israeli tourism industry
Posted: November 06, 2018

October proved to be the best month for Israeli tourism, thanks to almost 500,000 tourists injecting $676.3 million into the economy, according to the country’s Tourism Ministry.

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Several US synagogues vandalized just days after deadly Pittsburgh massacre
Posted: November 06, 2018

Anti-Semitism reared its head again last week when the Beit Yaakov synagogue in Irvine, Calif., was vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti overnight on Tuesday, just three days after a shooting massacre at Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha Synagogue in Pittsburgh.

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