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Las Vegas Israeli-American community honor Sheldon Adelson

Las Vegas Israeli-American community honor Sheldon Adelson

400 members of community attend Israeli-American Council event in memory of Jewish billionaire philanthropist Sheldon Adelson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 20:33
Exile and desecration, redemption and sanctification

Exile and desecration, redemption and sanctification

Two special Jews died this week, one world famous and the other known only to his friends, but the world is poorer for it.Daniel Pinner, 17/01/2021 21:33
Sheldon Adelson laid to rest in Jerusalem

Sheldon Adelson laid to rest in Jerusalem

Businessman, philanthropist, and Republican megadonor Sheldon Adelson brought to Mount of Olives cemetery in Jerusalem to be laid to rest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2021 12:35
Sheldon Adelson's coffin arrives in Israel

Sheldon Adelson's coffin arrives in Israel

Renowned Jewish philanthropist to be buried on Mount of Olives tomorrow.Gary Willig, 14/01/2021 22:54
Sheldon Adelson to be buried on Mount of Olives tomorrow

Sheldon Adelson to be buried on Mount of Olives tomorrow

Body of Sheldon Adelson arrives in Israel ahead of his burial in ancient Jewish cemetery in Jerusalem.Gary Willig, 14/01/2021 20:54
Is US Jewry able to produce another Sheldon Adelson?

Is US Jewry able to produce another Sheldon Adelson?

Adelson wore his father's shoes when he came to Israel for the first time. Is there anyone who can step into his shoes? Op-ed.Giulio Meotti‏, 13/01/2021 17:30
Yamina leader rejects left-wing depictions of Sheldon Adelson

Yamina leader rejects left-wing depictions of Sheldon Adelson

Naftali Bennet defends the late Sheldon Adelson, saying he invested in the Jews of the world.Shlomo Witty, 13/01/2021 10:17
'He had an extraordinary personality and achieved great things'

'He had an extraordinary personality and achieved great things'

Yad Vashem mourns passing of Sheldon Adelson: Particularly striking was his boundless love for the Jewish people and the State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2021 04:11
'I always told Sheldon that he’s the modern-day Moses Montefiore of our generation'

'I always told Sheldon that he’s the modern-day Moses Montefiore of our generation'

Jewish Agency for Israel expresses condolences over the passing of Sheldon Adelson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2021 01:16
Pence: Sheldon Adelson was a leader and a great man

Pence: Sheldon Adelson was a leader and a great man

US Vice President expresses condolences following the death of Sheldon Adelson: America lost a giant, and Karen and I lost a friend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 23:19
Trump: World has lost a great man in Sheldon Adelson

Trump: World has lost a great man in Sheldon Adelson

US President mourns passing of Adelson, citing his tireless push for administration to support Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 19:33
Netanyahu: We will remember Sheldon Adelson's contributions to Israel forever

Netanyahu: We will remember Sheldon Adelson's contributions to Israel forever

Prime Minister pays tribute to US Jewish businessman, philanthropist who contributed millions to Jewish and Israeli causes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 16:33
Israeli leaders remember Sheldon Adelson

Israeli leaders remember Sheldon Adelson

Israeli politicians express sorrow over passing of billionaire mogul Sheldon Adelson, remember his contributions to Israel, Jewish life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 15:46
Miriam Adelson: Sheldon was the love of my life

Miriam Adelson: Sheldon was the love of my life

Dr, Adelson releases statement following loss of her husband, billionaire Sheldon Adelson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 15:16
Sheldon Adelson passes away

Sheldon Adelson passes away

Billionaire, casino mogul, and Republican mega-donor dies at 87.Gary Willig, 12/01/2021 15:06
Pollard traveled to Israel on Sheldon Adelson's private jet

Pollard traveled to Israel on Sheldon Adelson's private jet

Jonathan Pollard and his wife flown from Newark, New Jersey to Israel onboard Adelson's private Boeing 737 VIP.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/12/2020 09:05
Trump's biggest donor - Sheldon Adelson

Trump's biggest donor - Sheldon Adelson

Jewish billionaire to donate record $250 million to help reelect Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2020 10:30
Adelsons support Trump campaign - give 75$ million

Adelsons support Trump campaign - give 75$ million

According to a report in Politico, the Adelsons gave $75 million to a super PAC that flooded battleground states with anti-Biden adsArutz Sheva, 16/10/2020 16:02
Adelsons pledge $50 million in final Trump campaign push

Adelsons pledge $50 million in final Trump campaign push

Trump launches 'Jewish Voices' outreach group, as major pro-Israel philanthropists Sheldon and Miriam Adelson pledge $50 million to campaignRon Kampeas, JTA, 21/09/2020 07:10
Sheldon Adelson close to buying US ambassador’s residence in Israel

Sheldon Adelson close to buying US ambassador’s residence in Israel

Billionaire businessman Sheldon Adelson in 'advanced talks' to buy official residence of US ambassador to Israel for $87 million.Marcy Oster/JTA, 31/08/2020 18:14
Report: Trump upset at Adelson

Report: Trump upset at Adelson

Republican officials worried US President may have alienated important GOP donor in tense phone call.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2020 10:25
Sheldon Adelson says he'll continue to pay employees through the end of October

Sheldon Adelson says he'll continue to pay employees through the end of October

Sheldon Adelson pledges to pay Las Vegas casino employees despite pandemic downturn.Marcy Oster, JTA, 31/07/2020 08:20
Adelsons give $25 million to Republican super PAC controlled by Mitch McConnell

Adelsons give $25 million to Republican super PAC controlled by Mitch McConnell

Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam donate $25 million to GOP super PAC looking to ensure Republicans retain the Senate in 2020 election.Marcy Oster, JTA, 22/07/2020 07:31
Sheldon Adelson donates 2 million face masks to hospitals, first responders in NY, Nevada

Sheldon Adelson donates 2 million face masks to hospitals, first responders in NY, Nevada

Jewish billionaire donates millions of face masks for hospitals and first responders dealing with coronavirus in New York and Nevada.Marcy Oster/JTA, 31/03/2020 19:54
Sheldon Adelson ordered to pay damages to Jewish Democratic org

Sheldon Adelson ordered to pay damages to Jewish Democratic org

American Jewish philanthropist and Republican donor Sheldon Adelson ordered to pay damages to National Jewish Democratic Council.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/10/2019 12:58
Excerpts from Sheldon Adelson's interrogation revealed

Excerpts from Sheldon Adelson's interrogation revealed

Israel Hayom owner and billionaire Sheldon Adelson's relationship with the Netanyahus has deteriorated, excerpts of investigation show.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/08/2019 22:58
Sheldon Adelson diagnosed with cancer

Sheldon Adelson diagnosed with cancer

Jewish philanthropist's diagnosis discovered after attorney says he's unable to testify in court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/03/2019 10:48
Appeals court revives $1 Bn lawsuit against Israel supporters

Appeals court revives $1 Bn lawsuit against Israel supporters

US court rules Arab lawsuit, accusing Sheldon Adelson and others of aiding 'genocide' and other 'war crimes,' can go forward.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/02/2019 20:55
VP Pence to appear at Israeli American Council conference

VP Pence to appear at Israeli American Council conference

Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic House and Senate leaders to speak at this year’s annual conference of the Israeli American Council.JTA, 27/11/2018 12:49
Hollywood honors the IDF

Hollywood honors the IDF

The star-studded event raised $60 million for the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2018 13:18
Report: Adelson gives tens of millions more to Republicans

Report: Adelson gives tens of millions more to Republicans

Sheldon Adelson reportedly pumping tens of millions of dollars to Republican Party coffers in push to save their congressional majorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018 00:05
Report claims Trump pushed Japanese PM to allow casinos

Report claims Trump pushed Japanese PM to allow casinos

Trump helped Sheldon Adelson advance Japan casino plans, report claims.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2018 13:41
Jewish Democratic group sues Sheldon Adelson for ‘legal sadism’

Jewish Democratic group sues Sheldon Adelson for ‘legal sadism’

Democratic group claims lawsuits ruined them, aims to take revenge on Sheldon Adelson - despite the fact that he paid their legal costs.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/09/2018 16:31
Adelsons’ reportedly now ‘biggest spenders’ in US politics

Adelsons’ reportedly now ‘biggest spenders’ in US politics

Republican couple's $55 million in recent months to GOP candidates makes them 'biggest spenders' on federal elections.JTA, 25/09/2018 07:40
Adelson-backed ‘Maccabees’ pro-Israel campus initiative doubles

Adelson-backed ‘Maccabees’ pro-Israel campus initiative doubles

Initiative funded by billionaire philanthropist targeting BDS will double presence on 80 campuses; for first time will operate in Canada.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 30/08/2018 15:41
Sheldon Adelson gives $25 million to Republican-aligned group

Sheldon Adelson gives $25 million to Republican-aligned group

In bid to preserve Senate majority, Jewish philanthropist funds PAC in effort to stave off Democratic gains in upcoming midterms.JTA and Mordechai Sones, 22/08/2018 02:43
Dr. Adelson's granddaughter among 350 young olim

Dr. Adelson's granddaughter among 350 young olim

Dr. Mirian Adelson's granddaughter among 350 young Americans to make Aliyah and enlist in the IDF this week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2018 21:33
Sheldon Adelson sees casino opportunities in North Korea

Sheldon Adelson sees casino opportunities in North Korea

American Jewish businessman and philanthropist eyes expansion on Korean Peninsula if peace deal materializes.JTA, 12/07/2018 19:13
Is Sheldon Adelson beating BDS on US campuses?

Is Sheldon Adelson beating BDS on US campuses?

Maccabee Task Force started by Sheldon Adelson helping to organize successful student responses to BDS on campus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2018 18:10
'Birthright Israel is a life-changing experience for so many'

'Birthright Israel is a life-changing experience for so many'

PM Netanyahu sends recorded greeting for Birthright Israel's mega event, thanks participants and supporters around the globe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2018 14:10
Report: Sheldon Adelson flew Guatemalan delegation to Israel

Report: Sheldon Adelson flew Guatemalan delegation to Israel

American Jewish philanthropist flew Guatemala's delegation for J'lem embassy unveiling to Israel in his private jet.JTA, 27/05/2018 18:22
Adelson gives $30 million to defend GOP majorities in Congress

Adelson gives $30 million to defend GOP majorities in Congress

American Jewish billionaire and pro-Israel philanthropist who donated to Trump campaign gives $30 million ahead of 2018 midterm elections.JTA, 10/05/2018 22:41
Some backers of embassy move oppose Adelson's plan to pay for it

Some backers of embassy move oppose Adelson's plan to pay for it

American Jewish philanthropist's offer to pay for relocation of US embassy to Jerusalem dividing supporters of move.Ron Kampeas, 25/02/2018 19:00
Report: Philanthropist to help pay for US embassy move

Report: Philanthropist to help pay for US embassy move

Reports claim Sheldon Adelson will help finance US Embassy's move to Jerusalem. White House, Adelson, refuse to comment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2018 13:09
'Donald Trump is the strongest supporter of Israel since Reagan'

'Donald Trump is the strongest supporter of Israel since Reagan'

'Trump could never have won without Sheldon Adelson,' says former White House chief strategist and Breitbart News chief Steve Bannon.Hezki Baruch, New York, 13/11/2017 10:37
'The IAC unequivocally supports Israel'

'The IAC unequivocally supports Israel'

Sheldon and Dr. Miriam Adelson explain the strength of the Israeli American Council.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 06/11/2017 05:40
Adelson, casino resorts form $4 million fund for Vegas victims

Adelson, casino resorts form $4 million fund for Vegas victims

Jewish philanthropist Sheldon Adelson creates $4 million fund for victims of Las Vegas massacre.David Rosenberg, 06/10/2017 08:10
Sheldon Adelson and Trump discuss help for Las Vegas victims

Sheldon Adelson and Trump discuss help for Las Vegas victims

Jewish philanthropist linked to Israel Hayom newspaper meets with President Trump following Las Vegas massacre.JTA, 05/10/2017 19:43
Billion-dollar lawsuit against Israel donors dismissed

Billion-dollar lawsuit against Israel donors dismissed

Arab lawsuit targeted donors to Jewish state, including billionaire casino magnate, GOP donor Sheldon Adelson.David Rosenberg, 31/08/2017 21:40
'A fatal blow to privacy'

'A fatal blow to privacy'

PM calls on Supreme Court to reconsider its demand he reveal content of private conversations with Israel Hayom owner, officials.Nitsan Keidar, 22/08/2017 13:26
Adelson expresses support for ZOA efforts to depose McMaster

Adelson expresses support for ZOA efforts to depose McMaster

Sheldon Adelson sends email to ZOA leader expressing support for efforts to remove Trump Administration National Security Adviser.JTA, 20/08/2017 18:51
Netanyahu forced to reveal meetings with Adelson

Netanyahu forced to reveal meetings with Adelson

Supreme Court orders PM to disclose dates of conversations held with owner of daily Israel Hayom, in response to petition by journalist.Mordechai Sones, 07/08/2017 18:03
Adelson tells police: PM asked me to close parts of newpaper

Adelson tells police: PM asked me to close parts of newpaper

Billionaire Sheldon Adelson testifies that Netanyahu asked him to close down parts of his Israel Hayom daily.Tzvi Lev, 06/08/2017 09:14
'Ariel medical school will strengthen Israel'

'Ariel medical school will strengthen Israel'

PM, Education Minister participate in cornerstone-laying ceremony for medical school donated by Sheldon and Miriam Adelson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2017 18:41
Israel Hayom owner questioned in connection to Netanyahu scandal

Israel Hayom owner questioned in connection to Netanyahu scandal

Authorities question Sheldon Adelson for a second time in corruption case against PM Netanyahu.JTA, 26/06/2017 15:49
Sheldon Adelson to give $20 million to Ariel Univesity

Sheldon Adelson to give $20 million to Ariel Univesity

American billionaire to provide around $20 million for the major expansion of the Samaria university.JTA, 23/06/2017 07:28
Adelson gives testimony in investigations against Prime Minister

Adelson gives testimony in investigations against Prime Minister

Owner of 'Israel Hayom' Sheldon Adelson arrives at police offices to give testimony regarding Netanyahu corruption investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2017 12:56