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  • Rare Holocaust-era hideout preserved near Warsaw

    July 10, 2015 | 9:51 am

    Polish officials registered a rare hideout used by Jews during the Holocaust as national monument.

    The hideout in Rekowka, a village situated 90 miles south of Warsaw, was used by two non-Jewish families, the Skoczylas and Kosioróws, for sheltering several Jews in 1942, according...

  • Holocaust survivors to restore Polish Torah scroll

    March 27, 2015 | 11:16 am

    Holocaust commemoration activists invited survivors in Britain to help restore a Holocaust Torah scroll.

    The Torah scroll project will be launched in London on March 29 at a ceremony hosted by Britain’s Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government Eric Pickles, the...

  • When 300 Jews escaped the Nazi camps by hiding in the Warsaw Zoo

    March 24, 2015 | 12:07 pm

    In a carriage bound for the Warsaw Zoo, Moshe Tirosh could sense his parents’ fear and the strong odor of alcohol wafting from the direction of the driver and his horse.

    The trepidation that rainy night in 1940 was from the Nazi soldiers guarding the Kierbedzia Bridge separating...

  • Surprise: Raichel Is All About Love

    By Amy Klein

    November 10, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    "Who lends his soul so you should be happy?/ Who lends his hand to build your house....?"

    Idan Raichel does -- that's who.

    Israel's latest world music pop sensation returns to Los Angeles next week with a concert to highlight his second album "From the Depths." The album and its...