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The Liqueur-Making Jews of Curacao

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

Lenny Abrahamson, Ireland's 'Third Most Famous Jew'

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.

What About Don: Matthew Weiner, the creator of ‘Mad Men,’ directs a scene from his film ‘Are You Here.’

‘Mad Man’ on the Movie Set

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.

Two More Rockets Hit Israel From Gaza Strip

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.

Israelis and Palestinians Agree To Extend Cease-Fire 5 More Days

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.

Rocket Fired At Southern Israel, Signaling Possible Breakdown of Truce

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.