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  • On his way to shul, man struck, killed by van

    By Ryan Torok

    November 23, 2011 | 3:53 pm

    On Nov. 22 at 6 a.m., at the intersection of La Brea and Oakwood avenues, Berish Landau, 88, was killed while crossing the same street in the same way he did every morning — on his way to pray and study at Kollel Yechiel Yehuda in Hancock Park. A car was coming too fast, didn’t...

  • The Nation and The World

    February 17, 2005 | 7:00 pm


    Bin Laden Points The Finger

    Al-Qaeda denied involvement in the assassination of Lebanon�(tm)s former prime minister, saying Israel could be the culprit. An Internet statement signed by a previously unknown group, the Al-Qaeda Organization of the Levant, rejected a claim...

  • Can Bush Win the Jewish Vote?

    By Michael Shapiro

    December 16, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    After being vanquished from the White House nearly eight years ago, much of the Republican establishment is putting its faith -- and cash -- behind George W. Bush to lead the party back to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.

    Many Jewish Republicans appear to be no different.

    After politely...

  • A Survivor’s Tale

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    October 23, 1997 | 8:00 pm

    Rose Freedman is 104 and, by any account, a remarkable woman.

    She speaks German, Polish, Ukrainian, French, English and Spanish.In her 90s, she earned straight A's while studying various languagesat New York University. She kept an apartment in New York and one inBeverly Hills and...