Second Victim Dies from Haredi Funeral Stampede

Second Victim Dies from Haredi Funeral Stampede

18-year-old becomes second to die as a result of trampling at Rabbi Shmuel Wosner's funeral, in which 100,000 participated.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/8/2015, 10:26 AM
'Bigger Funerals Have Been Held Without Incident'

'Bigger Funerals Have Been Held Without Incident'

United Hatzalah notes vital role of ambucycles in funeral trampling, says incident should not have happened in the 'safe environment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2015, 8:51 PM
What Stories Have You Missed over Pesach?

What Stories Have You Missed over Pesach?

As the second day of Pesach ends for Jews in the Diaspora, Arutz Sheva presents 7 top headlines from the last 48 hours.Ari Soffer, 4/5/2015, 10:19 PM
Deadly Bnei Brak Trampling 'Unavoidable'

Deadly Bnei Brak Trampling 'Unavoidable'

Israel Police spokesman for the haredi community insists responsibility for maintaining discipline rests with haredi public, leadership.Shimon Cohen, 4/5/2015, 2:39 PM
Video Shows Deadly Stampede at Rabbi's Funeral

Video Shows Deadly Stampede at Rabbi's Funeral

Video shows terrifying stampede which killed young father at funeral of leading haredi Rabbi Shmuel Wosner in Bnei Brak.Ari Soffer, 4/5/2015, 1:53 PM
Funeral Trampling Victim Identified

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
R' Shmuel Wosner Laid to Rest

R' Shmuel Wosner Laid to Rest

Huge funeral in Bnei Brak overnight for leading haredi Rabbi; crowds, congestion kills one and injures 11 others.Tova Dvorin, 4/5/2015, 7:31 AM
Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner Has Passed Away

Rabbi Shmuel Halevi Wosner Has Passed Away

The leading hassidic-haredi rabbi and posek, known as Shevet HaLevi, died a short time after the start of the Pesach holiday.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 4/4/2015, 8:25 PM