Mark Benjamin, 63, chief executive at Morley Construction, and his son, Luke, 28, an engineer for the company, are believed to have been on the twin engine Cessna Citation that crashed into Santa Monica Airport at 6:20 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29. Authorities as of Monday afternoon...
Power to the table
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September 23, 2011 | 11:48 am
Israeli police said a West Bank car overturning that left an Israeli man and his baby dead was an accident.
In a Twitter post, David Ha’Ivri, a settler leader who lives in the nearby West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba, said the car was overturned after Palestinians threw rocks at...
November 11, 2010 | 10:52 am
An Israeli pilot and navigator were killed when their fighter jet crashed during a training flight in southern Israel.
The two-seater F-16I fighter jet, nicknamed Soufa, or storm, crashed Wednesday night near the Ramon Crater. The bodies were found Thursday afternoon, several hours...
September 13, 2009 | 6:48 pm
September 25, 2008 | 2:32 amWith the start of the High Holy Days, the pace of communal life starts to change, and our focus is on reflection, reconciliation, repentance and the annual response to new beginnings.
For too many in our community, however, this season will hold more angst than joy.
September 17, 2008 | 9:20 pmOur thoughts go to the families of the men and women who were killed in the Metrolink Train 111 crash in Chatsworth on Friday, Sept. 12.
We also send our prayers to the families of the men, women and children who were killed when a passenger jet, en route from Moscow to Perm in...
September 17, 2008 | 8:55 pm
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May 11, 2006 | 8:00 pm
Persian Jewish actress Bahar Soomekh earned some serious attention last year when she played a young Iranian in "Crash," the Academy Award winner for best picture. She's now appearing in an even bigger role -- playing alongside Tom Cruise in the thriller, "M:I:III." On the eve of the...
June 9, 2005 | 8:00 pm
December 5, 2002 | 7:00 pm
A local American Israeli family, which lost a daughter in an airport shooting rampage last July 4, is in renewed mourning for a son who died Nov. 26 following a car accident.
Nimrod Hen, the 18-year-old victim, was the brother of Victoria "Vicky" Hen, 25. She was one of two people...
October 31, 2002 | 7:00 pm
As Sen. Paul Wellstone (D-Minn.) began campaigning for a third term, some pro-Israel activists tried to generate support for his opponent by whispering that the two-term incumbent was insufficiently supportive of Israel. But in almost every respect Wellstone, who died in the crash of...
September 20, 2001 | 8:00 pm