Death


Three People Struck Dead by Train in London

Three people have died after being struck by a train in south London, British Transport Police said Monday. Police said they were trying to determine details about the deaths at…

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Strong Earthquake Near Osaka, Japan, Kills 4 People

Residents in western Japan were cleaning up debris Monday evening after a powerful earthquake hit the area around Osaka, the country’s second-largest city, killing four people and injuring hundreds while…

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BDE; Reb Moshe Binik z’l

The Jewish community received with great sorrow the news of the petirah of Reb Moshe Binik, z”l, one of the pillars of chessed of the community, at the age of…

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Harav Shlomo Zalman Katz, Zt”l

Harav Shlomo Zalman Katz, zt”l, Rav of the Toldos Aharon beis medrash of Williamsburg, a renowned talmid chacham and oved Hashem, was niftar this past Erev Shabbos, 18 Sivan. He…

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Flooding in Wake of Storm Alberto Kills Four in Cuba

Flooding in central Cuba caused by torrential rainfall in the wake of the subtropical storm Alberto has killed four people and prompted the evacuation of tens of thousands, Cuban state-run…

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Judge Candidate Dies One Day After Primary Victory

  A 43-year-old Kentucky lawyer running for judge collapsed and died the day after he won a four-way primary election in Louisville. Danny Alvarez was described as “a true public…

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The Israeli ‘Trust Me’ Culture

They took the path to the Kineret estuary slowly. The yeshivah students then in camp in the north sang slow songs as they walked down to wade into the cool…

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