The oldest continually active Jewish congregation in the Americas? Hint: Check your margarita glass.
Lenny Abrahamson is the Irish director of ‘Frank,’ an odd film about a eccentric comedian played by Michael Fassbender. Abrahamson spoke to the Forward about being the third most famous Irish Jew ever.
Matthew Weiner, director of the TV hit “Mad Men”, got the inspiration for his first feature film, “Are You Here” from his seven-year-old son — when he bit into a chicken leg.
At least two rockets fired from the Gaza Strip struck Israel on Wednesday, moments before a three-day truce was set to expire, police said.
Israel and Palestinian factions agreed on Wednesday to extend a three-day Gaza truce by an additional 72 hours, a Palestinian official with knowledge of the negotiations in Cairo told Reuters.
Sirens warning of incoming rockets from Gaza went off in southern Israel on Wednesday, signaling a possible breakdown of a three-day truce about two hours before it was due to expire.