Today in History, October 4: 1909: Israel Effendi is appointed Chief of Police in Turkey.


Haim Saban Reportedly Pulls out of Campus BDS Initiative

Haim Saban has reportedly pulled out of a campus anti-BDS initiative.

New 'Daily Show' Host Puts Offensive Jewish Tweets Behind Him

South African comedian tries to put offensive tweets about women, Jews behind him as he takes over The Daily Show - but is he funny?

WATCH: Patriots Star Julian Edelman Blows Through Israel

Few NFL players have so outwardly identified with the Jewish people the way New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman does, and his latest video from his trip to Israel is seriously awesome.

Mayim Bialik: Being Religious Isnt Trendy in Hollywood

Mayim Bialik talks faith and Hollywood.

Human Interest

The Israeli Who Topped Fortune Magazine's "Most Influential Under 40"

Israeli-born Adam Neumann has topped Fortune Magazine's list of the world's most influential business people under the age of 40.

Israeli Supermodel Bar Refaeli Marries Under No-Fly Zone

Refaeli, 30, and Ezra, 40, a businessman whose family owns the Israeli food importing company Neto ME Holdings, wed Thursday. Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman officiated at the ceremony.

Michael Douglas' Surprise Yom Kippur Speech at Temple

In his speech at a Reform congregation in Bedford, New York, Douglas described how he is reconnecting with Judaism and recalled how his famous father Kirk Douglas experienced anti-Semitism.

Baseball and a Jewish Journey

How baseball took one Missouri native with Jewish roots from Yale to the heart of Tel Aviv.


israel railways

10 Tips for Surviving the Israeli Railway

The Israeli Railway is a great way to explore Israel, but before you climb on board read these 10 tips.

are you a boureka or a falfel?

Which Israeli Leader Said It?

It's not as easy as you think...

The Top 7 Weirdest Jewish Proverbs Ever

As a people, Jews have been responsible for some great pieces of wisdom and literature throughout the ages. However, we also came up with these; proceed at your own risk!

7 things you didn't know about the kotel

7 Things You Didn't Know About the Kotel

The Western Wall is one of the holiest and most mysterious places in the world. Here are 7 things you may not have known about the Kotel!


Guaranteed Hit "American Hustle" Takes Over Theaters

In American Hustle, FBI agent Richie DiMaso employees Jewish criminal Irving Rosenfeld and his girlfriend, Sydney Prosser, as they are thrust into the dangerous underbelly of corruption with NJ government, the Mafia, power-brokers, and many more.

Arrested Development Creator Talks New CD

Arrested Development releases it's long-awaited CD, and Miz Hollywood has two copies to give away!

Wonder Woman is Israeli

Israeli actress and model Gal Gadot will become the first big screen adaption of the iconic character Wonder Woman in the upcoming film "Batman vs. Superman."

Stars Join Together for "Kirstie"

Kirstie Alley's new television show, Kirstie, will debut on Wednesday, December 4th, and will star TV alum favorites Michael Richards and Rhea Pearlman.

Soul Food, October 4

Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.-Napoleon Bonaparte