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  • Boston hospitals scramble to care for wounded after blasts

    April 15, 2013 | 9:56 pm

    At Boston Children's Hospital, the list of the wounded included a 2-year-old boy with a head injury, a 9-year-old girl with leg trauma and six other children under the age of 15.

    Over at Massachusetts General Hospital, which was caring for 29 victims, injuries ranged from cuts...

  • Israeli film ‘Waltz With Bashir’ has an anti-war beat

    By Tom Tugend

    October 22, 2008 | 9:49 pm

    "Waltz With Bashir" is a startling hybrid of a movie vehicle which came from behind to become Israel's entry for Oscar honors, announced last month, and may well pull another surprise when the Academy Award for best foreign-language film is announced.

    The oddly titled film...

  • Tel Aviv trauma expert assists U.S. military

    By Avi Hein

    April 26, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    An Israeli professor studying the long-term effects of war on the soldiers who fight is now sharing her knowledge with United States counterparts in an attempt to provide better therapy for American servicemen and women returning home from the battlefields of Iraq.

    During the last...
  • Siblings of Fallen Israeli Soldiers Take a Camp Break

    By Julie G Fax

    August 17, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Ester was hoarding her snacks.

    Each day after canteen at Camp Ramah, Ester, a 12-year-old Ethiopian Israeli, would take her potato chips and chocolate bars and squirrel them away in her suitcase back in her bunk.

    She was saving the free treats for her seven younger brothers at...

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  • Oprah ... Shoah ... Shoah ... Oprah

    By Rob Eshman

    January 26, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    This is how naive I am: I never understood why Primo Levi killed himself. I'd long admired and devoured the works of the Italian chemist who wrote of his experiences surviving the Holocaust. When he committed suicide in 1987, at the age of 67, I couldn't fathom it. Hadn't he survived...

  • Circuit

    By Kelly Hartog

    March 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Friends in Deed

    On Feb. 17, David Nathanson hosted a silent auction at his L.A. home for more than 100 young executives – and special guest 5th District L.A City Councilman Jack Weiss – to benefit nonprofit Yemin Orde Youth Village in Israel.

    Located just south of Haifa, the...

  • Emergency Room Serves as Memorial

    By Dina Kraft

    December 2, 2004 | 7:00 pm

     

    The gleaming digital tracking board that dominates Shaare Zedek's new emergency room, with its color-coded system for monitoring patients, has Dr. David Applebaum's fingerprints all over it.

    So do the more private individual rooms for patients, the improved nurse-to-patient ratio...

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    By Mark Miller

    December 2, 2004 | 7:00 pm

     

    In the play "2 Across," a man and a woman -- who have nothing in common but their crossword puzzles -- are on a 4:15 a.m. train leaving San Francisco International Airport for the East Bay. She takes crosswords (and life) very seriously; he treats everything like a game. By the...

  • The Soldier I Could Have Saved

    By Yoram Samuel

    April 22, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    Thirty-three years ago an Israeli soldier was killed during the War of Attrition in Fort Kantara on the Suez Canal. The soldier's name was Kobi; he was 19. I think about Kobi every day, and sometimes I don't sleep at night. Thirty-three years have passed, and I still live with it...

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