Articles in "Human Interest"

Rona Ramon, Wife of First Israeli Astronaut Dies at 54

Rona Ramon, wife of first Israeli Astronaut Ilan Ramon, has passed away on Monday, following a long battle with cancer. Rona, 54, lost ...

Jerusalem Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

There is a magical atmosphere as one walks into Santa’s House, located in a narrow street of  Jerusalem’s Old City. It fills the ...

Orthodox Women Strike It Out On Their Own To Run Ambulance Service

As she walks into the headquarters of United Hatzalah of Israel in Jerusalem, Rachel Frier is stopped time after time by Orthodox women who ...

Maccabean History: The Battle Of Beit Zechariah

The Battle of Beit Zechariah, which took place 2,000 years ago during the Maccabean Revolt, is one of sacrifice and bravery. On a clear ...

Jerusalem Afloat As Floats And Macy’s-Like Balloons Come To Town

  It was like a Macy’s wonderland with an Israeli flavor as Jerusalem was alight with the Chanukah spirit. Large balloons, ...

Rare Crusader Era Gold Cache Discovered in Port of Caesarea

A cache of 24 rare gold coins and a 900 year old gold earring were discovered at the port of Caesarea, the Israeli Antiquities Authority ...

American Jews See Chanukah As More Important Than Israelis Do

American Jews consider the Jewish Festival of Lights, Chanukah, to be a much more important holiday than Israeli Jews do. This according to ...

Nationwide Strike Called To Protest Violence Against Women

Dozens of women protested in front of the Prime Minister Office in Jerusalem on Sunday as [art of a buildup to a planned nationwide strike ...

Almost Fully Intact Clay Pomegranate From Tabernacle Time Found In Tel Shiloh

In an exciting and rare find announced on the eve of Chanukah, a small ceramic pomegranate dating back to the times of the Mishkan ...

Israel’s Leaders Remember Bush 41

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin expressed their condolences over the passing Saturday of George H. W. Bush, ...