is JTA's Los Angeles correspondent. A veteran journalist, he also writes for the Jerusalem Post, the Los Angeles Jewish Journal and the London Jewish Chronicle.
November 8, 2012 11:55am
Carmen Warschaw, a national and California state Democratic leader and philanthropist, has died.
October 23, 2012 4:34pm
Led by Zubin Mehta, its music director for life, the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra will play four concerts in five nights starting with the famed Carnegie Hall, where a work by Israeli composer and conductor Noam Sheriff will make its New York premiere.
September 12, 2012 6:28pm
The director of an anti-Islam film that helped spark attacks on U.S. diplomatic facilities that left the U.S. envoy to Libya dead is not Israeli as he claimed, a consultant to the film said.
September 3, 2012 9:24pm
The mayor of Brussels apologized to the Jewish community for the municipality’s Holocaust-era “role” in deporting Jews, but added he would “not pass judgment.”
September 2, 2012 7:07pm
Rabbi David Wolpe of Sinai Temple in Los Angeles will deliver the benediction at a session of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
August 29, 2012 6:32pm
Kyra Sedgwick and Matisyahu bring the mystical Jewish character back to the big screen.
August 17, 2012 7:58pm
Ari Ephraim Rubin, vice chairman of the Jewish Defense League, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound on July 20.
August 3, 2012 1:41pm
Mitchell Flint, a former American fighter pilot in London to see the Olympics, recalls a 1948 visit to the British capital and his ruse to help Israel fight its War of Independence.
July 9, 2012 10:48am
The publisher of the Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles has launched a project aiming to have Woody Allen shoot his next film in Israel.
June 15, 2012 7:32pm
At 95, Kirk Douglas has just released his 10th book and is prepping for his third bar mitzvah.
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