09.29.2016 | 26 Elul, 5776
Report: Hezbollah patrol hit by mine in Lebanon, near Israeli border
Shimon Peres and Oslo: Addict or visionary?
Abbas lauds Peres's peace efforts in condolence letter to family
Palestinians left wondering as Saudi paper takes Netanyahu’s side
Labor outraged no Leftist speaker at Peres funeral
Bill Clinton lands in Israel ahead of Peres funeral
Gulf Arab official: Rest in peace Shimon Peres
World mourns Israel’s last founding father
Shimon Peres: A life in pictures
Son of Shimon Peres mourns his legendary father's passing
Israel to host first Japanese Film Festival in October
Oops, he did it again!
Gate shrine from First Temple period unearthed at Tel Lachish National Park
World-renowned David Bowie tribute show coming to Tel Aviv
Peres had appreciation of power and impact of sports
Israeli clubs return to continental action
Big league hopes for NY sports kosher caterer
Jerusalem, Mac TA to liven up Cup quarters
Peres’s final contribution: His corneas
Apple reportedly developing iPhone 8 in Israel
Agritech investor: Opportunities abound with Israeli entrepreneurs
Hospital officials: More funds needed for healthier food
'Israeli hospitals need increased funding to provide healthful meals'
Israeli researchers uncover unique evolutionary signature in autism genes
Global agtech investors find 'rich pipeline of opportunities' in Israel
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
In Plain Language: I think, therefore I am… Jewish!
This Normal Life: The epic fail of Rosh Hashana
Comment: End of an era - The many faces of Shimon Peres
Media comment: Trump-phobia
Congress rejects Obama veto of Saudi September 11 bill
Iran atomic chief: Trump presidency wouldn't endanger nuclear deal
Iran has missiles that can hit Israel, Revolutionary Guards official says
Support for writer’s assassin triggers alarm in Jordan
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Lauder recalls a memorable conversation with Peres
US Jewish groups mourn Shimon Peres, laud his contribution to Israel
Marking 75 years since the infamous Babi Yar massacre
UK's Liberal Democrats suspend former MP for alleged antisemitic tweets
Tech Talk: Intel gets smart with ‘learning building’
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
Who won the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate?
Comment: For Israel at Hofstra it was Passover
Good times come as Israel omitted from the US debate
Ignoring Israel: Why Clinton and Trump sparred on foreign policy, but didn’t mention Mideast ally
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Kim Kardashian calls for help for Jewish cancer patient from Israel
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
Book Review: Here I Am
Book Review: Ring of Lies
Black Lives Matter – vs Israel?
Money for medals
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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The Christian German who saved Jews speaking Yiddish
The Church has contributed to antisemitism, Archbishop of Canterbury says
The Pope receives Jewish world leaders ahead of Rosh Hashana
A Lake in the Middle of the Desert at Dimona's Ben Gurion Park
International Cleanup Day in Israel 2016 Launched in Afula
From Copenhagen to the Casuarina Circle at Ilanot
A Global Perspective on Dry Land Forestry and Restoration
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
“This has been an extraordinary year,” Douglas marveled during a sit-down interview with former Post Editor-in-Chief Steve Linde.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Comedian Sarah Silverman broke out a Jewish joke as she took home a trophy at the 2014 Emmy Awards.
In his filmography spanning over 30 years, viewers have plenty to cherish.
Were Hitler jokes taken too far on the late-night comedy show “Chelsea Lately”? The Anti-Defamation League certainly thought so.
The innovative director had a long career making movies that both defined their times and were a little bit ahead of them.
By HANNAH BROWN
Jewish actor allegedly disturbed a performance of the musical "Cabaret" on Broadway, used obscene language and became belligerent.
By LAUREN IZSO,REUTERS
This week on TV.
'InStyle' magazine spotlights two up-and-coming Israeli starlets in their June issue.
By ELIA BERGER
Andrew Garfield, who plays Peter Parker in Amazing Spider-Man 2, identifies what he thinks are Jewish traits in the superhero.
By SAM SOKOL
Jenifer Aniston says Jewish-American star of 'Glee' would make the "perfect" Rachel Green for possible stage show.
By LAUREN IZSO
Russell Crowe stars in the title role of Darren Aronofsky’s epic, Noah.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Although rumors have surfaced that the couple is expecting twins, sources confirmed that only one mini-Mila is on the way.
The story of Carol Connors is a fascinating one that spans many decades. The singer-songwriter had a relationship with “the King.”
By LIAMI LAWRENCE
Andi Dorfman, 26-year-old from Atlanta, won hearts and headlines when she eliminated herself from 'The Bachelor' just before the final rose.
By JTA,JPOST.COM STAFF
Actress admits she is no expert on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but says West Bank factory promotes building a bridge to peace.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Three Arab countries have banned the Hollywood film "Noah" on religious grounds even before its worldwide premiere.
The statement says Islamic law clearly prohibits the personification of biblical figures and the film is "contrary to faith."
While filming the bar-mitzva episode of his new sitcom, 'Crazy Ones,' America's favorite funnyman live-tweets his Jewish fun.
Several members of the tribe took home Emmy awards for their talents.
The discussion was first prompted by Beck's praise of the actor's recent 10 year anniversary marking his sobriety from alcohol.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
The actor also starred in the original version of the TV series 'Mission Impossible.'
David’s last work for HBO was the 2013 film “Clear History.”
The event brought together members of the international Jewish and African-American communities around techniques developed by Israeli psychiatrists for treating trauma relief.
The new Han Solo film, announced in 2013, is scheduled to be released in May 2018.
By JULIE WIENER
Roberts was most well-known for her portrayal of Marie Barone, the grandmother, alongside actors Ray Romano and Patricia Heaton.
Diamond, 38, began serving a four-month jail sentence on Jan. 15 after he was convicted last year of carrying a concealed weapon and disorderly conduct.
The former Miss Colombia causes uproar over tweet using play on the similar-sounding Spanish words for an expletive slang term and 'Jewish.'
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Stark’s brother and store co-owner Bruce Stark personally thanked Sandler for the purchase when he spotted the actor leaving his makeup trailer.
As it happens, several Oscar-nominated films have unusually triumphant, behind-the-scenes Jewish stories worth celebrating.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
In the past, Bialik has spoken and written publicly about the challenges of maintaining faith and modesty in Hollywood.
Singer and actress Barbra Streisand and filmmaker Steven Spielberg were among 17 Americans who received the honor at a ceremony at the White House.
While most of the beneficiaries are secular organizations, the couple also is donating to the Sinai Temple of Los Angeles, which houses the Kirk and Anne Douglas Childhood Center.
The Hollywood film producer said that it's time for Jews to protect themselves.
Bieber previously charged with vandalism for egging same neighbor's house.
Hollywood legend recounts his own confrontation with bigotry after son faced verbal anti-Semitic attack.
This article was originally published in The Jerusalem Post in 1991. In the wake of Leonard Nimoy’s February 27 death, the piece is being republished with the permission of the author.
By TOM TUGEND
The pop star was performing in Poland and decided stopped at the former death camp.
No one expected the intrepid Simon, who was a well known figure in Israel based in Tel Aviv for many years, to die in his bed or his native New York.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
"The Honorable Woman", "Transparent", "The Affair", get the spotlight and the glory.
Kim's older sister and her husband are reportedly purchasing a seafront apartment in the heart of Tel Aviv.
In the comedian's blog, Barr accused BDS supporters of being hypocritical in their stance on the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Celebrities show their support for the Israeli Defense Forces at a gala in Los Angeles.
The text of the ad expresses sadness over the “devastating loss of life endured by Israelis and Palestinians in Gaza," then squarely blames Hamas.
By DAVID BRINN
Close friend of the late Jewish comedienne tells 'Hollywood Reporter' that Rivers feared for her life after remarks made during Gaza war.
Journalist and talk show host Geraldo Rivera said he never saw a funeral with more laughter.
R&B sensation cites LGBT rights, women's rights in decision not to appear at party held at iconic establishment frequented by Hollywood elite.
Hollywood slams Sony, movie theaters for canceling film following threats from hackers who waged a massive cyberattack on the movie studio.
Netanyahu rubs shoulders with Hollywood royalty at the home of Israeli film producer Arnon Milchan.
Late night talk show host blasts Democrats who skipped Netanyahu's Congress speech but can't pronounce his name.
Tel Aviv U. grad Maya Sarfaty win prestigious award for her film, “The Most Beautiful Woman,” the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced.
Israeli actress who has the lead role in the upcoming Hollywood blockbuster face politicized social media chatter after trailer debut.
Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg enliven Woody Allen’s new film -‘Cafe Society’.
By MICHAEL PHILLIPS
Thank 'the Lord': 'Keeping up with the Kardashians' clan seems to be keeping up with Israel visits.
By SHAWN RODGERS
Actors and directors nominated for Academy Awards will be given a 10-day, first-class trip to Israel valued at $55,000.
Oscar nominees to receive $55,000 1st-class trip to Israel in gift bag.
Several high-profile Israeli directors have just finished new films, or will be embarking on important new projects in the coming year.
After creating the series “Tyrant” for FX and “Dig” for USA, Gideon Raff has now sold a pitch for a film on Israel’s early 1980s rescue of Ethiopian Jews to Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Israeli-born actress discusses the challenges of directing, acting in new film based on Amos Oz novel.
Legendary Jewish film actor Richard Dreyfuss shares his this thoughts on an illustrious career and a new beginning for Israel.
Former Tonight Show host takes on hosting duties once again in honor of Michael Douglas at 2nd annual Genesis Award.
Oscar for best live action short film goes to British movie "The Phone Call."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
Israeli divorce drama "Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem" to contend for Hollywood entertainment award in category of best foreign film.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Odeya Rush sat alongside Gomez in Paris for a fashion show put on last week by the popular high-end brand Louis Vuitton.
Bacall was the sultry actress with the heavy-lidded eyes and husky voice who captured Humphrey Bogart's heart both on and off the movie screen.
Movie mogul Menahem Golan’s career had a resonating
impact on Israeli cinema
By MICHAL LEVERTOV
Comedic Jewish icon, who is 81-years-old, was undergoing a procedure on her vocal chords when she stopped breathing.
The Brooklyn native, who made films into his 90s, is best known for his roles in Westerns "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" and "The Magnificent Seven."
Like witnessing a car accident, we see what happened and can reassure
ourselves that however many problems we may have, the poor souls we’re
looking at have it much worse at the moment
"I am very happy to be coming to a country with a sense of humor!"
By BARRY DAVIS
Mashregh News's alert comes amid reports that Angelina Jolie is "crazy about" the Israeli martial art.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Writer-director Gideon Raff says US colleagues drawn by after-hours Tel Aviv attractions, and "freewheeling Israeli creativity, which helps getting the job done."
Human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin has represented Julian Assange and advised former UN Sec. Gen. Kofi Annan; she was voted London's hottest barrister of 2013.
By REENAT SINAY
Lowe made the allegation over comments made last year by Board of Equalization member Jerome Horton following the board’s decision to lower income tax Lowe owed on a $25m. home sale in 2005.
The Israeli actress opens up about how she does it all as a real-life Wonderwoman.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Gere will meet with former president Shimon Peres as well as Arab and Jewish children participating in coexistence initiatives under the auspices of the Peres Center.
An Oscar enthusiast waxes nostalgic about past Academy Award ceremonies.
By RUTH BELOFF
Producers glaringly left off Joan Rivers during their nearly four minute tribute to the celebrities lost.
A look at the odds-on favorites before Sunday night’s telecast.
A brief of Jewish news from around the world.
'Selma's' snub on Thursday has sparked the familiar - but still disheartening - outcry that Hollywood has a diversity problem.
Winners and losers at the Golden Globes.
Israeli supermodel says she doesn't blame her actor ex-boyfriend for going after the sensational singer.
After threats were made against the US by North Korea over Rogen and Franco's latest comedy, Jewish celebrities are speaking out on a subject that is unfortunately close to their hearts: terrorism.
Actor Mike Myers resurrects Dr. Evil of 'Austin Powers' in address to N. Korea for SNL skit. "If you really want to put a bomb in a movie theater, do what I did: Put in 'The Love Guru'."
Drake, James Franco and Ellen DeGeneres are in the Hanukka spirit this holiday season, and they are plastering social media with proof of their festive celebrations.
The stars' unlikely performances included Johansson singing "Bizarre Love Triangle," and "Superbad"'s Hill performing a cover of Jewish rapper Drake's "Marvin's Room."
North Korean officials described Rogen's "The Interview" as "a most wanton act of terror and act of war," due to a Kim Jong-un death scene, and vowed international retaliation.
Move afoot on Twitter to shun film after claims that the cast's ethnic makeup is historically inaccurate.
By ARIEL ZILBER
Family filed a report with the Los Angeles Police Department
There were speculations that they planned to film some scenes in Morocco, but had to cancel due to the sudden rise of Ebola.
Hollywood actress and her French journalist fiance welcome their first child, a baby girl named Rose.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
As a UN special envoy, Jolie has visited some of Israel's Arab neighbors; in 2009 the two movie stars lunched with the Assads in Damascus.
The usual suspects cleaned up at the 66th Emmys.
This year saw remarkable performances across the board, but on Monday night the most compelling performances by women will be honored at the 66th Emmy Awards.
Top entertainers are playing a new role – publicly supporting Israel in its war against Hamas.
A friend recently sent me a YouTube clip of actor Michael Douglas, son of Kirk Douglas, making his acceptance speech on receiving the 2015 Genesis Award here in Israel.
By BRENDA KATTEN
While everyone suspected of a crime can invoke the right of silence, there is a critical public policy issue as to whether such a person is ethically suitable for high office.
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
This is unhealthy, unacceptable and unpardonable, and it is time for measures to be taken to rein in a Supreme Court gone wild.
By MICHAEL FREUND