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Seven siblings killed in New York fire to be buried in Israel

World Mar 23, 2015

Seven siblings killed in New York fire to be buried in Israel

Seven siblings who died in a New York City house fire will be buried in Israel. The children, ages 5 to 16, died early Saturday when flames engulfed the Sassoon family home in the Midwood neighborhood of Brooklyn. Investigators believe a hot plate left on ...

Every city with hipsters wants to be a Brooklyn

Travel Nov 29, 2014

Every city with hipsters wants to be a Brooklyn

by Beth J. Harpaz

For more than a century, cities around the world have compared themselves to Paris. Many claim to be the Paris of the East: Bucharest, Prague, Istanbul, Beirut and Shanghai to name a few. There's also the Paris of North America (Montreal), the Paris of ...