Chaos in Egypt: Twenty-Two Die in Riots after Court Sentences 21 to Death for...

An Egyptian court today sentenced 21 people  to death after they were involved in a riot following a football match in which  74 people were killed. The controversial verdict...


By Larry Gordon It looks like Israel’s game of “now you see us, now you don’t,” Mohammad Ali—style rope-a-dope shadowboxing may finally have come to an end. After almost 20...

Jewish Group Concerned About Anti-Semitism at European Soccer Games

The World Jewish Congress is expressing concern about an anti-Semitic and racist outburst at a recent soccer game. The concern relates to a Europa League game between Italian team...

Mesivta Football League Launches

One might consider it as three years in the making, or three months, but this past Sunday kicked off the season opener for the Mesivta Football League (MFL, pun...

Shooting Hoops On Shabbos

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman They can be found in virtually every neighborhood in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway. Walk from Lawrence to Woodmere and you will find...

Shooting Hoops on Shabbos By Rabbi Yair Hoffman

They can be found in virtually every neighborhood in the Five Towns and Far Rockaway.  Walk from Lawrence to Woodmere and you will find many dozens of them.  And,...

Soccer Mom

I’m not what you would call athletically inclined (other than my magnificent swimming ability), and alas neither are my children (although my husband is). We had a shot a...

The Hebrew Hockey League Of New York

The NHL may be on a lockout for the 2012-2013 year, but the HHL will be in full swing beginning Friday, September 7, following a banner 2011-2012 year. Founded in...

Hungarian Soccer Fans Disrupt Israeli Anthem With Anti-Semitic Slurs (Video)

Did we expect anything different? On Aug. 15, the Israeli soccer team traveled to Budapest, playing the Hungarians. During the “Friendly Match” the anthems of both countries were played, Hungarian...

Medal Count Glory — U.S. Leads the Way

Team USA enters the final three days of Olympic competition with a commanding lead in the medal count, well ahead of arch-rival China. The advance follows historic performances Thursday...
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