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Firefighters end search for bodies in Miami building collapse

Firefighters end search for bodies in Miami building collapse

Firefighters officially end search for bodies in debris of collapsed Surfside condo building.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/07/2021 22:58
Surfside condo collapse victims, families to receive $150 million in initial compensation

Surfside condo collapse victims, families to receive $150 million in initial compensation

Judge rules that victims and their families entitled to insurance money and proceeds from the sale of the property where the building stood.Dan Verbin, 22/07/2021 19:06
Relatives of Surfside victims to receive compensation

Relatives of Surfside victims to receive compensation

Judge rules that families who suffered losses in condominium collapse will receive at least $150 million in initial compensation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 04:07
Last Jew killed in Surfside building collapse laid to rest

Last Jew killed in Surfside building collapse laid to rest

Surfside Jewish community buries last casualty in disaster.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 22:47
Surfside collapse victims targeted by identity thieves

Surfside collapse victims targeted by identity thieves

Hackers steal from bank account of building collapse victims on the day of their funeral. 'Revictimization of the victims.'Gary Willig, 18/07/2021 07:45
Head of IDF delegation to Miami: A difficult task, but very rewarding

Head of IDF delegation to Miami: A difficult task, but very rewarding

"They thought it would take them a month & a half to extract everyone; we cut that down to two weeks," says Col. Golan Vach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/07/2021 11:12
Miami building collapse victim has granddaughter named after her

Miami building collapse victim has granddaughter named after her

Col. Golan Vach reads from the Torah at naming ceremony for granddaughter of woman he identified at site of Surfside building collapse.Menachem Shlomo/Chabad.org, 14/07/2021 15:51
'Mayor of Miami-Dade County: Israelis brought hope and love'

'Mayor of Miami-Dade County: Israelis brought hope and love'

'Miami will never forget what the IDF did for us,' says county mayor Daniella Levine Cava.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 12:56
90 confirmed dead in Surfside condo collapse, 33 identified

90 confirmed dead in Surfside condo collapse, 33 identified

31 people still missing as death toll rises to 90 in Miami-area condo collapse. 33 victims have been identified thus far.David Rosenberg, 11/07/2021 18:55
Israeli delegation departs scene of building collapse disaster

Israeli delegation departs scene of building collapse disaster

IDF delegation completes rescue efforts in Surfside. Many accompany delegation in completion ceremony, clapping and singing 'Ani Ma'amin.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2021 13:55
Cat who lived in collapsed building reunited with family

Cat who lived in collapsed building reunited with family

Miami-Dade County Mayor: "A bright spot for our whole community in the midst of this terrible tragedy."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2021 12:05
Wife of Lakewood yeshiva student found in Miami tower's rubble

Wife of Lakewood yeshiva student found in Miami tower's rubble

Malki Weisz's body was found on Shabbat afternoon; the bodies of her father and husband were found last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2021 10:04
Body of Lakewood yeshiva student discovered in Surfside rubble

Body of Lakewood yeshiva student discovered in Surfside rubble

Body of Yisrael Tzvi 'Benny' Weisz, 32, is pulled from rubble of Surfside, Florida, condominium collapse. His wife Malky is still missing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/07/2021 00:23
Surfside collapse: 86 confirmed dead, 43 still missing

Surfside collapse: 86 confirmed dead, 43 still missing

Sixty-two of the dead have been identified, Miami-Dade Mayor Levine Cava says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2021 22:45
'Heartbreaking': Death toll in Surfside building collapse climbs to 79

'Heartbreaking': Death toll in Surfside building collapse climbs to 79

Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava says work to recover victims is still continuing with all urgency.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/07/2021 01:27
Holy Jewish books uncovered in rubble of Surfside condominium

Holy Jewish books uncovered in rubble of Surfside condominium

Israeli rescue worker discovers holy Jewish books in rubble pile at site of Surfside, Florida, collapse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2021 16:15
Death toll in Miami building collapse rises to 64

Death toll in Miami building collapse rises to 64

On Wednesday, emergency workers shifted their efforts from a search and rescue mission to a recovery mission.Elad Benari, 09/07/2021 01:10
Surfside death toll rises to 60

Surfside death toll rises to 60

Six more bodies recovered from site of catastrophic building collapse in Miami-area town, bringing total number of confirmed dead to 60.David Rosenberg, 08/07/2021 20:50
'Zero chance of survival' in Florida collapse

'Zero chance of survival' in Florida collapse

Florida searchers tell families there are no survivors, report says.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 08/07/2021 08:16
Surfside operation shifts from search and rescue to recovery

Surfside operation shifts from search and rescue to recovery

Emergency workers give up on hopes of finding survivors in collapsed condo building, change their efforts to recovering more remains.Elad Benari, 08/07/2021 01:33
10 more Surfside building collapse victims found in the rubble

10 more Surfside building collapse victims found in the rubble

The death toll from the Miami building collapse now stands at 46.Dan Verbin, 07/07/2021 20:09
U of Chicago’s Jewish community reels as 1 student missing in Surfside, 1 killed by bullet

U of Chicago’s Jewish community reels as 1 student missing in Surfside, 1 killed by bullet

Ilan Naibryf, 21, disappeared in last month’s Surfside building collapse. Then, last week, Max Lewis, 20, was killed by a stray bullet.Ben Sales, JTA, 07/07/2021 17:09
Watch: The reasons behind Surfside condo collapse

Watch: The reasons behind Surfside condo collapse

YouTuber and specialist in engineering disasters, Jeff Ostroff, reconstructs a precise timeline of events leading up to condo collapse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 14:14
Israeli and Jewish pride at Surfside 'Ground Zero'

Israeli and Jewish pride at Surfside 'Ground Zero'

Israel's consul-general in Miami speaks with Arutz Sheva about rescue efforts in Surfside, and how Israel's delegation has made a differenceYoni Kempinski, 07/07/2021 11:25
Death toll from Miami building collapse rises to 32

Death toll from Miami building collapse rises to 32

113 people remain missing as high winds, inclement weather threaten pace of search for survivors and victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 19:11
Surfside rescue workers brave high winds as tropical storm approaches

Surfside rescue workers brave high winds as tropical storm approaches

Efforts to locate over 100 missing people continue as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches Florida.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 17:14
Israeli rescue team to remain in Miami

Israeli rescue team to remain in Miami

Israel's search and rescue team in Surfside, Florida to continue working at the site of the condominium tower collapse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2021 09:13
Death toll in Miami condominium collapse rises to 28

Death toll in Miami condominium collapse rises to 28

117 people remain missing in the Surfside condominium collapse, says Miami-Dade County Mayor.Ben Ariel, 06/07/2021 02:00
Jewish couple in their 60s confirmed dead in Surfside condo collapse

Jewish couple in their 60s confirmed dead in Surfside condo collapse

Zvi and Itty Ainsworth had recently moved to Miami to be close to their children and grandchildren after living in Australia for 20 years.Dan Verbin, 05/07/2021 21:54
Surfside building collapse death toll rises to 27

Surfside building collapse death toll rises to 27

3 more bodies found, 118 missing after rest of condominium brought down in controlled demolition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 18:54
Watch: Remnants of Surfside apartment building demolished

Watch: Remnants of Surfside apartment building demolished

Demolition team uses explosives to collapse the remaining part of Surfside condo tower as tropical storm approaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 07:21
Surfside manager denies reports of delayed condo repairs

Surfside manager denies reports of delayed condo repairs

Surfside, Florida manager pushes back on notion that town officials are responsible for slowing down repairs to collapsed building.Ben Ariel, 05/07/2021 03:03
Another Jewish victim of Miami building collapse identified

Another Jewish victim of Miami building collapse identified

Authorities in Surfside identify David Epstein, 58, as another victim of building collapse. His wife, Bonnie, was identified on Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 01:40
'The building is falling apart' said Surfside resident - in 2019

'The building is falling apart' said Surfside resident - in 2019

"Screaming & yelling" at board meetings as residents protested cost of vital repairs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 19:12
Watch: Footage of rescue attempts in condo collapse come to light

Watch: Footage of rescue attempts in condo collapse come to light

An eyewitness to the tragedy thought he had driven through a patch of fog only to realize a building had collapsed in front of his eyes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 13:38
Searches at site of Miami building collapse suspended

Searches at site of Miami building collapse suspended

Search and rescue mission at collapsed 12-story condominium in Surfside suspended amid preparations for demolition of the building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2021 05:35
Firefighter discovers his own daughter's body in Surfside rubble

Firefighter discovers his own daughter's body in Surfside rubble

Miami firefighter carries 7-year-old daughter's remains from site of Surfside, Florida, collapse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2021 23:39
Death toll in Florida building collapse rises to 22

Death toll in Florida building collapse rises to 22

Death toll from condominium collapse in Florida rises to 22 after two more bodies found. 126 people are still missing.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/07/2021 01:22
Woman rescued from balcony of collapsed Miami building tells her story

Woman rescued from balcony of collapsed Miami building tells her story

Miami Federation Women’s Philanthropy Director Ofi Osin-Cohen tells the harrowing story of how she survived the collapse of the building.Dan Verbin, 02/07/2021 18:38
Local Jewish trio raises $1.3 million for families and victims of Surfside collapse

Local Jewish trio raises $1.3 million for families and victims of Surfside collapse

Newly formed Surfside young Jewish professionals group sprung into action as soon as they found out about the collapse of the building.Dan Verbin, 02/07/2021 17:08
These are the Jewish victims of the Surfside building collapse

These are the Jewish victims of the Surfside building collapse

Nearly 20 people confirmed dead and over 140 still missing at Surfside building collapse.Ben Harris, Shira Hanau, JTA, 02/07/2021 09:35
Rescue efforts at site of Florida building collapse resume

Rescue efforts at site of Florida building collapse resume

Rescue efforts at site of Surfside condominium resume after a 15-hour pause for safety concerns.Ben Ariel, 02/07/2021 04:10
Biden: The victims' families are 'realistic'

Biden: The victims' families are 'realistic'

Biden: The Rabbis and members of the Jewish community are talking about the need to ensure that they recover their loved ones' bodies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/07/2021 01:08
Biden meets Chabad Rabbi whose sister and brother in-law were in the building in Surfside

Biden meets Chabad Rabbi whose sister and brother in-law were in the building in Surfside

President Biden meets Rabbi Yankie Fellig, whose sister and brother-in-law were in the building that collapsed near Miami.Yoni Kempinski, 01/07/2021 23:55
Israeli commander describes Florida condo rescue operation

Israeli commander describes Florida condo rescue operation

Col. Golan Vach explains how Israeli forces are assisting efforts to find missing people in Surfside building collapse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 22:46
Israel's Ambassador to the United States visits disaster site

Israel's Ambassador to the United States visits disaster site

Amb. Erdan said to the Israeli team: "I hear about your dedication from everywhere. Israel is committed to helping in any disaster area"Yoni Kempinski, 01/07/2021 22:23
Family worried that Biden Surfside visit could distract from rescue efforts

Family worried that Biden Surfside visit could distract from rescue efforts

Family of Tzvi and Itty Ainsworth cling to hope that the couple are still alive but worry a visit by the president could delay their rescue.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 22:09
Biden: Florida tragedy shows we can work together when it's really important

Biden: Florida tragedy shows we can work together when it's really important

US President meets with local officials following deadly building collapse, vows to provide whatever they need to deal with the tragedy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 20:26
Watch: Removing the rubble in Miami

Watch: Removing the rubble in Miami

Israeli and American rescue workers tireless sift through rubble of collapsed building to find survivors and retrieve bodies of victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 18:36
Surfside rescue efforts stopped over concerns rest of building could collapse

Surfside rescue efforts stopped over concerns rest of building could collapse

Efforts to locate nearly 150 missing people put on hold over concerns remainder of building could collapse, endangering rescue workers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 17:39
Biden arrives in Miami to visit collapsed building site

Biden arrives in Miami to visit collapsed building site

President, First Lady to meet with families of Surfside victims and missing persons as death toll rises to 18.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 16:57
Australian Jewish couple among 150 missing in Surfside building collapse

Australian Jewish couple among 150 missing in Surfside building collapse

Australian Jewish community calling for "urgent prayers" for local couple in their 60s still missing in the Miami condo building collapse.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 16:50
'I'm here, get me out.' Rescue crews couldn't reach her in time

'I'm here, get me out.' Rescue crews couldn't reach her in time

Rescue workers struggled to reach woman trapped behind concrete wall, but fire reached her first.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 14:47
'Jews around the world look at Israel as a source of support'

'Jews around the world look at Israel as a source of support'

‘A veritable sigh of relief’: How the world’s Jewish community came together to bring aid to Surfside.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 01/07/2021 09:33
Death toll in Miami building collapse rises to 18

Death toll in Miami building collapse rises to 18

Two bodies of children ages 4 and 10 pulled from rubble of collapsed building in Surfside, bringing death toll to 18.Elad Benari, 01/07/2021 02:03
'You found more bodies:' 'We found people'

'You found more bodies:' 'We found people'

Col. Golan Vach updates CNN on recent rescue efforts at scene of building collapse in Surfside, Florida.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2021 17:09
IDF delegation assists in locating bodies using advanced technological means

IDF delegation assists in locating bodies using advanced technological means

Team from Intelligence Division builds 3D model that maps building that collapsed, streamlining process of locating bodies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/06/2021 17:00