Israeli Equestrian Chooses Yom Kippur Observance Over World Championships

An Israeli equestrian has decided to withdraw from an International Equestrian Federation event that serves as a qualifier for the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, due to its conflict...

FIFA Suspends Palestinian Soccer Head for Inciting Violence

Jibril Rajoub, the president of the Palestinian Football Association (PFA), was given a one-year suspension by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), effective on Aug. 24, for inciting...

Israeli Rhythmic Gymnast Breaks World Record, Takes Home Gold

Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram broke a world gymnastics record at the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Challenge Cup in Minsk, Belarus, on Saturday. The 19-year-old from Tel Aviv scored a 20.65 for...

Israelis win Gold at European World Para Swimming Championship

Two Israeli swimmers won gold medals in the 2018 World Para Swimming European Championships in Dublin, Ireland, on Monday. Israel’s Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev took to Twitter to...

Pitch for Hope Competition Seeks Ideas for Coexistence

Under the banner "Red Card for Hate," Chelsea Football Club and The World Jewish Congress have launched the international Pitch for Hope competition, the first stage of a three-pronged...

Men’s World Lacrosse Championship to Begin in Netanya

  David Bernklau for the 5 Towns Jewish Times With soccer’s ever-popular FIFA’s Men’s World Cup concluding, another tournament, the Men’s World Lacrosse Championship (WLC), run by the Federation of International...

Bagel Boss Owner Offers Islanders’ Tavares a Deal

From Donald Rosner, owner of Bagel Boss, which has 13 locations across Long Island and Manhattan -- including one in Hewlett -- is showing Islanders free agent center John...

Yeshiva Legends Face Off in ‘Our Place’ Fundraising Tournament

From the moment the doors opened at 8:30 a.m. for player check in, until the end of the second evening gourmet banquet more than 14 hours later, it was...

North Woodmere’s 3rd Annual ‘Rock The Block’ Basketball Tournament

North Woodmere’s 3rd annual Rock the Block Basketball Tournament — where your block is your team — took over North Woodmere Park the first week in June and brought...

Palestinian Soccer Chief’s Bid for FIFA to Sanction ‎Israel Backfires

Soccer’s world governing body on Wednesday ‎rejected a demand presented by Palestinian Football Association ‎President Jibril Rajoub to impose sanctions on and ‎‎suspend countries that “violate citizens’ ‎rights.‎”‎ The bid,...

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Controversy erupts over El Al flight diverted to Athens to accomodate Sabbath-observant passengers

By Marcy Oster JERUSALEM (JTA) — An El Al plane travelling on Friday from New York to Israel diverted to Athens to allow Sabbath-observant passengers who...

In light of security situation, going to new elections ‘irresponsible,’ Netanyahu tells nation

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu named himself defense minister and said that going to snap elections would be “irresponsible.” “We are in...

MSH Wins Poetry Slam

By: Avygayl Zucker, MSH 2019 The MSH Poetry Slam Team has been preparing for the first Poetry Slam of the year for weeks! This meet...

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