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Officers demoted after soldier drowns

Officers demoted after soldier drowns

An investigation into the death of a soldier results in commanding officers being relieved of their posts.Kobi Finkler, 20/09/2016 15:41
Woman dies suddenly a day before son's wedding

Woman dies suddenly a day before son's wedding

Yocheved Hanna Gottleib, 66, tragically collapses and dies 24 hours before her son was to marry.Chaim Lev, 21/08/2016 11:30
11 newborns die in Baghdad hospital fire

11 newborns die in Baghdad hospital fire

An electrical malfunction in a Baghdad hospital sparked a fire which caused the death of 11 infantsYoel Domb, 10/08/2016 13:07
2 Israelis dead in mountain climbing accident

2 Israelis dead in mountain climbing accident

Two Israelis & two other climbers die while climbing Mount Ushba in Georgia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2016 20:34
Mother of 8 gives birth to stillborn baby at home

Mother of 8 gives birth to stillborn baby at home

In rare case, mother of 8 in her 40s gives birth to stillborn baby in unplanned home birth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2016 14:46
Man drowns in Kibbutz Regavim while repairing pool

Man drowns in Kibbutz Regavim while repairing pool

Tragedy in Kibbutz Regavim: Man hired to fix pool is trapped underwater and drowns.Uzi Baruch, 07/07/2016 10:36
10-Year-Old Killed in Fire in Beit Shemesh

10-Year-Old Killed in Fire in Beit Shemesh

10-year-old boy killed in fire in a home in Beit Shemesh. The boy's father seriously injured and taken to hospital.Uzi Baruch, 24/12/2014 01:13
Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Five-year-old girl and her three-year-old brother fell from a building in Be'er Sheva. The girl is no longer in life-threatening condition.Nir Har-Zahav, 05/06/2014 17:35
Baby Dies After Being Left in Car

Baby Dies After Being Left in Car

The tragedy took place in Beit Haggai, near Hevron. Baby was aged about 18 months.Yishai Karov, 04/05/2014 16:52
Explosion Inquiry Clears Gas Technician

Explosion Inquiry Clears Gas Technician

Investigators believe someone in Schwartz apartment left a gas valve open for hours, claims Walla.Arutz Sheva, 29/01/2014 14:07
Blast Fatalities: Avraham, Galit, Yosef-Haim Tufan

Blast Fatalities: Avraham, Galit, Yosef-Haim Tufan

Avraham was 56, his wife Galit was 42, and Yosef-Haim was two years old. Fourteen others were injured.Gil Ronen, 20/01/2014 13:42
Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Police Want Indictments in Fish Farm Tragedy

Three young men died of electrocution at Ayelet Hashahar in July. Police say this was negligent manslaughter.Gil Ronen, 26/12/2013 20:51
Hiker, 60, Falls to Death

Hiker, 60, Falls to Death

The man fell from a height of 50 meters as he hiked with his family in Nahal Prat, or Wadi Kelt.Arutz Sheva, 26/10/2013 20:37
Hevron: 5 Children Die in Closed Car

Hevron: 5 Children Die in Closed Car

Relatives of the toddlers left them in the car and went to harvest olives.Dalit Halevy, 17/10/2013 20:03
Eight Injured in Crash in Jordan Valley

Eight Injured in Crash in Jordan Valley

Frontal collision on Route 90: one critical injury, 3 in serious condition including a baby, 4 moderately wounded.Gil Ronen, 17/10/2013 16:14
Stampede in India Kills 115

Stampede in India Kills 115

Devotees near a Hindu temple in Madhya Pradesh's Datia district had gathered for the Navratri festivities.Arutz Sheva, 13/10/2013 20:51
Dozens Dead and Unaccounted For in Italy Shipwreck

Dozens Dead and Unaccounted For in Italy Shipwreck

A ship carrying African migrants toward Italy caught fire and capsized off the Sicilian island of Lampedusa.Kochava Rozenbaum , 03/10/2013 15:34
Bnei Brak: Toddler Drowns in Mikveh

Bnei Brak: Toddler Drowns in Mikveh

A 4-year-old girl drowned in a mikveh, apparently after its gate was left open and she wandered in.Gil Ronen, 14/09/2013 20:35
Twins Rescued from Parked Car

Twins Rescued from Parked Car

Found red faced and sweating, the 14-month-olds were left in a car in Nazareth Illit.Gil Ronen, 07/08/2013 14:40
Python Kills 2 Boys in Canada

Python Kills 2 Boys in Canada

The boys, aged five and seven, were sleeping in an apartment above a pet shop.Arutz Sheva, 06/08/2013 10:27
Child-in-Car Alarm Systems Get Gov't Push

Child-in-Car Alarm Systems Get Gov't Push

Transport Minister: new Israeli standard for cars to include a system preventing parents from forgetting children in cars.Gil Ronen, 15/07/2013 19:42
Shomron Day Care Staff to Call if Child is Late

Shomron Day Care Staff to Call if Child is Late

Samaria Regional Council tells day care staff to contact parents if child has not showed up by 9:00.Gil Ronen, 15/07/2013 19:41
Five-Month-Old Left in Car Dies

Five-Month-Old Left in Car Dies

Two weeks after a nine-month-old was forgotten in the family car and died, a similar tragedy struck.Gil Ronen, 14/07/2013 18:24
Three Boys Drown in Separate Accidents in New York

Three Boys Drown in Separate Accidents in New York

Tragedies struck several Jewish vacation spots in upstate New York over the weekend.Arutz Sheva, 07/07/2013 19:20
Man Who Fell into Well and Died: Hillel Rudich, 32

Man Who Fell into Well and Died: Hillel Rudich, 32

The funeral will take place Sunday at 9:00 a.m., at Tekoa.Gil Ronen, 22/06/2013 22:44
Tragedy: Builder Falls to his Death

Tragedy: Builder Falls to his Death

Eliran Amar, 25, father of 4, fell from scaffolding in a construction site in Elon Moreh.Gil Ronen, 16/06/2013 20:47
Hit-and-Run Killer Due in Court Again Wednesday

Hit-and-Run Killer Due in Court Again Wednesday

Meanwhile, driver of livery cab that carried the Glaubers says he'd trade his life for theirs.Gil Ronen, 10/03/2013 19:32
Suspect in Brooklyn Accident Turns Himself In

Suspect in Brooklyn Accident Turns Himself In

The suspect in the hit-and-run that killed a hassidic couple in Brooklyn has turned himself into police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2013 03:14
Baby of Killed Hassidic Couple Dies as Well

Baby of Killed Hassidic Couple Dies as Well

A day after a car crash claimed the lives of a hassidic couple in Brooklyn and their son was born prematurely, the baby died as well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2013 06:12
NY Hareidi Couple Killed On the Way to Hospital

NY Hareidi Couple Killed On the Way to Hospital

A hareidi-religious man and his pregnant wife were killed in an accident on their way to a hospital in Brooklyn. The baby survived.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/03/2013 00:12
Ivory Coast Stampede: 60 Children Dead

Ivory Coast Stampede: 60 Children Dead

New Year's Eve fireworks display in Abidjan turned from celebration to tragedy, says CNN.Gil Ronen, 01/01/2013 14:21
'G-d, You've Slapped Me in the Face'

'G-d, You've Slapped Me in the Face'

Four-year-old Hanoch Boimel, who died after being forgotten in a car, brought to rest. Driver released to house arrest.Gil Ronen, 01/09/2012 21:23
Transport Minister Blamed for Boy's Tragic Death

Transport Minister Blamed for Boy's Tragic Death

Four-year-old left behind in a car in Modiin Illit dies of heat. MK Katz: this could have been prevented.Gil Ronen, 30/08/2012 21:19