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The Liqueur-Making Jews of Curacao

The oldest continually active Jewish congregation in the Americas? Hint: Check your margarita glass.

Palestinians inspect damage after home of Hussam Kawasmeh was destroyed by Israeli forces.

Kidnap Ringleader Gets Life in Killings of 3 Israeli Teens

An Israeli military court on Tuesday sentenced a Palestinian to life imprisonment over the killing of three Israeli youths, whose abduction in the occupied West Bank set off a chain of events leading to the 50-day Gaza war last summer.

Israel Independence Declaration Preserved for Future

Israel’s Declaration of Independence was photographed using special technology to preserve it for future generations.

Fire Started at Paris Synagogue by Hate-Mongers

A fire was set iinside a synagogue near Paris and attackers drew a swastika on its wall.

Scary Monsters: In 2014, Lyla Black won TAGIE’s young inventor of the year award.

Meet Lyla Black, America's Youngest Jewish Toymaker

Lyla Black of Queens just wanted her father to sleep without being afraid. So she created the Lyla Tov monster. For which she won a major award. At age 8.

Little Store on the Prairie: Emmanuel Saltiel and E.S. Hart ran a general store in Cotopaxi.

When Jewish Colonists Prospected for Utopia in Colorado

Cotopaxi, Colorado, was once a windswept mountain colony dotted with tar paper shacks. This is what happened to it and its Russian Jewish pioneers.