98 people died in the collapse of a residential building earlier this year in Surfside, Florida.
Miami has become an economic stepping stone and new home for young Venezuelans, just as it had for hundreds of other community members over the past decade
As we sit in our deliberately flimsy sukkot this year, we must each reflect on the importance of taking responsibility for making sure our homes are safe.
“Sometimes from tragedy, from darkness, you can bring out a sense of humanness and decency,” said Rabbi Sholom Lipskar.
State attorney: "Cyber grave robbers did move very quickly after the collapse to grab what they could while family and friends were in absolute emotional turmoil."
Ilan was, simply put, a good kid. Even as a freshman, he was a star soccer player and a laser-fast runner. His smile lit up the room, and he was kind, curious and had boundless energy.
At this point authorities have identified 97 people killed in the collapse. They believe there is one more victim unaccounted for.
County officials said in a statement that the confirmed death toll stands at 97 - consisting of 96 victims whose remains were recovered from the wreckage and one victim who died while hospitalized.
Israel responds immediately to emergencies around the world not because the victims are Jewish, but because they are human.
Gino was one of 18 members of IDF Home Front Command who were sent to south Florida following the apartment building collapse on June 24, in an effort to try to rescue the victims.