It's been a very good year, though you wouldn't know it from this annual compilation of five-star records -- there are only eight this year, the fewest in the decade I've been doing this....
Brussels Jewish Museum opens its doors four months after shooting
Israel falls to Argentina in relocated Davis Cup match
Belarus museum opens exhibit about Ariel Sharon
U.S. sees Middle East help fighting ISIS, Britain cautious after beheading
North Korea sentences U.S. citizen Matthew Miller to six years hard labor
Auschwitz guard, now 93, charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder
Samantha Vinik helps youngsters protect their hearing
In N.Y. Times ad, Hollywood elite slams Hamas for conflict with Israel
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Three new klezmer recordings offer a listen into the genre's past, present and possible future.
Klezmer was originally the soundtrack to the Jewish wedding, but no band has attempted to recreate such an event until recently. Working with people who were in Eastern Europe at the time...