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  • Israel to downscale operation searching for kidnapped teens

    2 weeks ago

    Israel’s Cabinet agreed to reduce the presence of the country’s military in the West Bank and limit its incursions into Palestinian areas 12 days after the kidnapping of three Israeli teens.

    The operation to locate and return the teens, called Operation Brother’s Keeper, now will...

  • Israeli who murdered his parents used tips he found online

    July 1, 2013 | 10:12 am

    An Israeli who stabbed his mother and father to death was convicted of murder on Monday partly because he searched online for tips including "how to kill your parents and get away with it."

    Daniel Maoz, 29, wanted money from his inheritance in order to pay heavy gambling debts,...

  • Chabad center taking in Oklahomans displaced by deadly tornado

    May 21, 2013 | 9:54 am

    A Chabad center in Oklahoma City opened its building as a shelter for those displaced by a deadly tornado.

    The Chabad Community Center of Southern Oklahoma also is collecting supplies for those left homeless by the tornado that tore through an Oklahoma City suburb on Monday...

  • Marathon bomb suspect eludes police, hunt shuts Boston down

    April 19, 2013 | 12:38 pm

    Black Hawk helicopters and heavily armed police descended on a Boston suburb Friday in a massive search for an ethnic Chechen suspected in the Boston Marathon bombings, hours after his brother was killed by police in a late-night shootout.

    The normally traffic-clogged streets of...

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  • Fear, Hope & The Pursuit of Love

    By Ilana Angel

    June 4, 2012 | 6:17 pm

    My heart has been broken many times.  There are different levels of heartache of course, but pain is pain and it all hurts the same.  When my dad died my heart broke in a way I thought I would never recover from, but now it is the part of my broken heart that I pray will never mend. ...

  • Love Looks Jewish to Me

    By Ilana Angel

    May 15, 2012 | 8:05 am

    I like to set up my friends.  By friends of course I mean I will set up anyone.  I come across a lot of single people during my daily travels and if someone is open to a fix up, I’m all over it.  I will add them to my running list of possible set ups and hope I make a match.   I...

  • Police come up empty in new search for Etan Patz

    April 24, 2012 | 2:31 pm

    The latest round in the more than 30-year police search for Etan Patz ended without finding any “obvious human remains.”

    On Monday, police ended the search for Etan, who was 6 years old when he disappeared near his parents’ New York apartment in 1979, without finding any...

  • Did Online Dating Just Get Safer?

    By Ilana Angel

    March 21, 2012 | 10:52 pm

    Online dating kings Match.com, eharmony.com and Spark Network, which owns and operates JDate, have agreed to start screening for sex offenders, in addition to other “safety precautions”, in order to help their clients. Their goal is to help their consumers guard against sexual...

  • Great Doctor must not exist!

    By Julia Bendis

    January 4, 2011 | 6:05 pm

    Don’t you just love when you visit a Doctor, and he tells you to go ahead and call him if you need anything else?  I am still pretty shocked when I hear any Doctor say that, since most of them want you to come back, pay money, and THEN they will answer your questions, even if you’ve...

  • Volunteers needed to search Lake Piru for missing father

    By The Web Guy

    August 26, 2008 | 6:56 pm

    Naftoli ben Anna rescued his daughter when she fell out of the family’s boat on Lake Piru but was unable himself to climb aboard.  Volunteers are combing the area for any sign of the mssing man.

    Yeshiva World News reports the following:

    A massive search is underway in Lake Piru,...

  • I’m feeling lucky—Google searches gone bad

    By The Web Guy

    August 21, 2008 | 10:40 pm

    Call me Fishmeal, but I love looking at visitor logs for JewishJournal.com. That's why I'm The Web Guy.

    I check the logs over and over during the day to see what's popular right now, who is linking to us, top key words, etc.

    The MOST box* tells you which stories are popular, and...
  • Jew, not a Jew, again

    By The Web Guy

    August 12, 2008 | 1:18 am

    As web surfers from around the globe continue their perennial quest for the secret, hidden Jews who control all sorts things here on Olam HaZeh, some, inevitably, find their way to JewishJournal.com.

    Here’s a list of recent searches. Click on the name of the suspected Jew to see the article they found:

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  • Waxing (Philip) Roth

    By Tom Teicholz

    July 24, 2008 | 1:33 am

    The movie, "Elegy," which opens Aug. 8 and stars Ben Kingsley as David Kepesh and Penelope Cruz as the object of his desire, is the latest film to be adapted from the writings of Philip Roth. This one is based on his novella, "The Dying Animal."

    Despite Roth's long, successful...

  • To Tell the Truth

    By Caroline Cobrin

    July 6, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Harry Potter's Mirror of Erised, tucked into a secret room in the dark corridors of Hogwarts, allows the person who looks into it to see what they most desire to be. There seems to be a similar notion in the world of online dating.

    A computer becomes a tool to create a "new and...

  • Singles - Operation: Picky

    By Amy Klein

    April 20, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Did I mention I have ESP?

    I know what people think. I know what people think when I tell my latest dating story.

    I know because some of my "friends" -- or people who call themselves such just for the occasion to chastise me -- say, with rising frustration in their quietly expelled...

  • Sondheim Knows How to Book ‘Em

    By Robert David Jaffee

    February 16, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Some people begin collecting because they've coveted certain objects for as long as they can remember. Others collect as an investment. And, of course, there are poseurs who hire prestige dealers to buy them trendy art because they want to be viewed as taste mavens.

    Harry Sondheim, a...

  • Wolpe Leading Pick for Seminary Spot

    By Amy Klein

    November 24, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    The Forward newspaper has reported that Rabbi David Wolpe of Los Angeles has emerged as a top candidate to head the Jewish Theological Seminary (JTS) in New York.

    The Nov. 18 article, "L.A. Rabbi Eyed as Conservative Seminary Head," asserted that "support is mounting for a prominent...

  • Kids Page

    By Abby Gilad

    August 11, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    The Summer Fast

    In the middle of summer, when it is the hottest, we are told that we cannot eat or drink for one whole day. It was on the ninth of Av that the Romans burned Jerusalem and destroyed our Temple. Tisha B'Av (the ninth of Av) falls this year on Sunday, Aug. 14. The fast...

  • Reunion Doc Strikes Political Chord

    By Tom Tugend

    May 5, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    When Danae Elon, daughter of famed Israeli journalist and author Amos Elon, was 6 months old, a Palestinian Muslim knocked on the door of her home in East Jerusalem and asked for a job.

    He was hired on the spot and for the next 20 years, Musa Obeidallah was Danae's nanny,...

  • Donor Pool Swim

    By Jessica Ravitz

    April 29, 2004 | 8:01 pm

    Few days have haunted me like April 15, 2002. It was the day Time magazine screamed out from its cover that women cannot have it all.

    Like a slap to the face, the writer reported that the biological odds are against getting pregnant after 35 and that stories of women conceiving into...

  • Getting Genealogy Help Off the Net

    By Adam Wills

    April 17, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Joanna Rubiner, a 33-year-old actress from Los Feliz, sits in front of a microfilm reader that is likely older than she is. With a turn of the hand crank, she slowly scrolls through page after page of a ship's manifest hoping to find the name of an elusive ancestor who immigrated to...

  • Kids Page

    By Abby Gilad

    April 17, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Before Pesach, we get rid of all the chametz in our homes. Chametz is anything that rises, like bread. So the night before Pesach, after the whole house has been cleaned, we hide 10 small pieces of bread around the house and search for them by candlelight. You know, at the seder, we...

  • Friday, May 5

    May 4, 2000 | 8:00 pm

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    October 14, 1999 | 8:00 pm

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