Israeli Sculptor Menashe Kadishman Dies at 82

Menashe Kadishman, who received the Israel Prize for sculpture in 1995, dies at Tel Hashomer Hospital.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/8/2015, 9:00 PM

Shani Maril Confirmed as 12 Year-Old Killed in Thailand

Family asks the press to respect the Maril family's privacy ahead of funeral, remember the fun she had on her trip with family.Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 2:57 PM

Thailand: Israeli 12 Year-Old Body Not Found, Searches Cease

Family hysterical over daughter's apparent death as authorities suspend searches until morning.Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2015, 10:53 PM

London-Based Syrian Imam's Murder May Have Been Political

Anti-Assad imam found dead in London linked with extremism; police sources say it looked like 'state-sponsored assassination.'Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2015, 9:05 PM

Israeli Embassy Confirms: 22 Year-Old Israeli Killed in Berlin

Victim killed on Passover Eve has yet to be identified; prosecutor says he died from multiple blows to the head.Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2015, 6:21 PM

12 Year-Old Israeli Girl Dies in Thai Ferry Fire

At least 100 others saved from ferry fire off the coast of Krabi; Israeli media has yet to identify victim.Eliran Aharon and Tova Dvorin, 4/8/2015, 5:10 PM

Yeshiva Denies Responsibility for Trampling Deaths

Yeshivat Hochmei Lublin, where the deadly funeral was held on Saturday night, says 'professional bodies' are responsible for congestion.Tova Dvorin and Ari Yashar, 4/8/2015, 3:45 PM

Funeral Trampling Victim Identified

27 year-old killed in trampling during R' Shmuel Wosner funeral named as Mordechai Gerber; he leaves behind wife, child.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/5/2015, 11:40 AM

Is There Life After Death?

Many people wonder what Judaism has to say about life after death. This is especially significant as we prepare for Pesach.Ira Michaelson and Rod Bryant, 4/1/2015, 3:46 AM

Report: Iran's Supreme Leader Dead

Rumors surface on social media that Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has died after undergoing surgery for cancer.Tova Dvorin, 3/8/2015, 7:56 AM

Actor Leonard Nimoy Dies at 83

Actor who played Spock based his "live long and prosper" gesture on the way kohanim recite the priestly blessing.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/27/2015, 8:29 PM

Netanyahu: 'There Was No One Who Didn't Love' Uri Orbach

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu issues statement after MK Uri Orbach passes away, notes his 'deep sensitivity for every human being.'Tova Dvorin and Gil Ronen, 2/16/2015, 2:54 PM

Funeral for 7 Year-Old Hit-and-Run Victim Draws 1,000 People

Parents of second-grader Ayal Krause make heartbreaking plea to God to help them endure terrible tragedy during ceremony.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 2/1/2015, 10:02 AM

Spiritual Leader of Israeli 'Black Hebrews' Dies

Founder of the African Hebrew Israelite movement dies of unknown causes, aged 75.Tova Dvorin, 12/28/2014, 10:39 AM

Child Killed in Beit Shemesh Fire Identified

Seven year-old Daniel Nachman Biton named as child dead from Beit Shemesh fire - possibly from hannukiot left unattended.Uzi Baruch, 12/24/2014, 8:17 PM

Israeli National League Cricket Umpire Dies During Game

Hillel Oscar, 55, declared dead after being knocked unconscious from foul ball; police launch investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2014, 6:35 PM

Infant Dies After Being Left in Hot Car

Second such incident in two days kills; Magen David Adom warns parents to never leave their children unattended.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 9/5/2014, 11:21 PM

Jewish-American Actress Lauren Bacall Dies at 89

Lauren Bacall, a first cousin of former President Shimon Peres, dies after suffering massive stroke.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2014, 4:15 AM

Israeli Filmmaker Menahem Golan Dies at 85

Famous Israeli filmmaker Menahem Golan, who produced and directed more than 200 films, dies at 85.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/9/2014, 1:33 AM

Elderly Shomron Couple Die Within Hours of One Another

Eliezer and Etti Gruber, a couple in their 90s from Karnei Shomron, passed away within two hours of one another.Uzi Baruch, 6/6/2014, 5:38 AM

Actress Hanna Maron Dies at 90

Well-known actress Hanna Maron, who held a Guinness record for longest career as a theatrical actress, dies in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/30/2014, 9:57 PM

Nazi-Looted Art Hoarder Dies

Cornelius Gurlitt, reclusive art hoarder, dies at 81; probe into returning works to rightful Jewish heirs to continue.AFP, 5/6/2014, 5:28 PM

Woman Dies in Apartment Fire

Sixty year-old woman dies in Kiryat Arba; second death from an apartment fire in 24 hours.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 4/13/2014, 10:14 AM

Architect of Oslo Accords Dies

Ron Pundak, one of the men behind the agreement responsible for intifadas, dies at 59.Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2014, 12:26 PM

Doctor Dies in Soroka Hospital, Body Not Found for 24 Hours

Cardiologist dies on his bed in his hospital office. Police unsure of exact cause of death, but say it may have been a heart attack.Tova Dvorin, 3/23/2014, 9:22 PM

America: Boy Shoots Brother in Gun Tragedy

An 8-year-old boy was killed after his brother mistook a real gun for a toy.Maayana Miskin, 3/2/2014, 10:27 AM

Parents of Deceased Soldier: IDF Denied Him Treatment

The parents of a young recruit who died on his first day in the army accuse the military of failing to provide medical care.Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2014, 3:31 PM

Popular Rabbi Killed in Tel Aviv Tractor Accident

Victim identified as Rabbi Elkana Eliasi of Tel Aviv, a popular teacher and father of seven. Tractor driver held for questioning.Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2014, 12:18 PM

Live: Public Pays Respects as Sharon's Coffin Arrives at Knesset

Watch live ceremony from the Knesset as former members of the public pay their final respects to former PM Ariel SharonArutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2014, 10:49 AM

Family Stuck with Body in Storm

A family from Gush Etzion was unable to inform authorities that a relative had died due to downed phone lines.Maayana Miskin, 12/15/2013, 4:26 PM

Tragedy: Israeli Family Killed in Russia Gas Leak

Mardi family's surviving son struggles to bring his family back to Israel for burial. 'My world has been destroyed'.Maayana Miskin, 12/12/2013, 12:15 PM

Actor and Comedian Sefi Rivlin Dies at 66

Sefi Rivlin, one of Israel's most successful comedians and a longtime member of the Likud party, dies at 66 of throat cancer.Elad Benari, 12/3/2013, 11:33 PM

Israelis Mourn Arik Einstein

Israelis gather to bid farewell to legendary singer. Knesset committee opens Wednesday with a song.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2013, 10:47 AM

Statistics Reveal Leading Causes of Death in Israel

Data released Wednesday from Central Statistics Bureau reveals cancers as major killer, with heart disease as close second.Tova Dvorin, 11/20/2013, 8:39 PM

Three Die in Fish Farm Tragedy in Northern Israel

Three young men electrocuted while working on a farm in the Galilee: Nir Glasman, Uriel Buchris and Gideon Raz.Maayana Miskin, 7/25/2013, 10:24 AM

MK: 'Every Parent Should Remember One Rule'

MK Tzvipi Hotovely says a radio campaign is going to seek to raise awareness among parents regarding child deaths in carsRina Tzvi , 7/17/2013, 9:57 PM

Deadly Weekend: 3 Die, 13 Injured in Drownings

Two men and a baby are dead and 13 hurt in a wave of drowning accidents.Maayana Miskin, 6/30/2013, 9:26 AM

Father of Three Dies After Falling into Pit of Water

A 32-year-old father of three was killed after falling into a pit of water in Gush Etzion.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/21/2013, 9:54 PM

Hamas Court Orders 'Collaborator' Death Penalty

A military court in Gaza has sentenced a local resident to death for collaborating with Israel and another to life with hard labor. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/23/2013, 3:17 PM

‘We Told the Children Their Father was Gone'

Chaya Borovsky recalls her son, slain by a terrorist in Samaria. ‘He was never afraid.’Maayana Miskin, 5/2/2013, 6:57 PM

Flash Flood Overtakes Saudi Arabia, Kills 16

Sixteen people have been killed and three more are missing in Saudi Arabia after downpours caused flash floods in several areas of kingdom. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/2/2013, 1:42 PM

Man Dies Suddenly in Tel Aviv Half Marathon

A man suffered severe heatstroke and died Friday morning during the Tel Aviv half marathon. 15 others hospitalized.Maayana Miskin, 3/15/2013, 10:19 AM

Holyland Witness Revealed as Shmuel Dachner

Court reveals that deceased state witness in Holyland scandal was businessman Shmuel Dachner. Maayana Miskin, 3/5/2013, 11:39 AM

Storm Claims 2 Victims, Snow Reaches Jerusalem

The heavy rains led to the drowning deaths of two women in Samaria. In Hevron, snow begins to pile up. First flakes in Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 1/9/2013, 10:48 AM

'Stormin Norman' Schwarzkopf dead at 78

Commander of America's Operation Desert Storm dies at 78. 'We've lost an American original,' president says., 12/28/2012, 11:37 AM

Report: 60 Samples Taken in Arafat Poison Probe

Around 60 samples were taken from the remains of the late PA leader Yasser Arafat to check if he was poisoned by polonium.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/2/2012, 4:53 PM

Jerusalem Cantor Killed in Accident

Searches for Yisrael Monk end with the discovery of the renowned cantor’s body. Funeral at 2.Maayana Miskin, 11/30/2012, 12:57 PM

Teen Killed in Shootout near Beit Shemesh

A disturbed 18-year-old threatened murder, then attempted to kill police volunteers. He was shot and killed.Maayana Miskin, 10/19/2012, 10:01 AM

Aryeh Wise, 33, Dead in Kayak Accident in Canada

His friend, Arutz Sheva's Yoni Kempinski: "All my memories of him are of joy, an open heart and laughter."Gil Ronen, 8/30/2012, 6:43 PM

Serbia WWII Death Camp to 'Multicultural' Development?

Jewish leaders are concerned that Serbia's largest WWII death camp may be transformed into a "multicultural" development.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/29/2012, 2:31 PM

Grieving Family: 'Guilty Must Be Brought to Justice'

Family of Hila Bezaleli, Israeli soldier who was killed on Mount Herzl on Wednesday, condemned the negligence that caused the tragedy. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/19/2012, 4:04 PM