Chabad will convert its three Rio centers into welcome centers for the estimated 40,000 Jewish visitors expected this summer for the Brazil Olympics.
An Israeli high-resolution imaging satellite will strengthen security during the Olympics and Paralympic Games taking place in Rio de Janeiro this summer.
20 years ago LeBron James walked onto a JCC hardwood court and changed the game of basketball forever.
An Israeli lawmaker wrote to the owner of the Cavaliers asking him to give an NBA championship ring to David Blatt, an Israeli and the team’s former coach.
The Israeli rhythmic gymnastics team on Sunday won its first-ever gold medal at the European Championships.
British soccer star David Beckham said this week that he feels Jewish because of his grandfather.
Three of the top officials of the Brazilian Olympics Committee, including its president, Carlos Arthur Nuzman, are Jewish.
Muhammad Ali railed against Jewish promoters, but he also attended his grandson’s bar mitzvah and appealed to Muslim extremists to release Daniel Pearl.
In an effort to combat racism and violence in football stadiums around the world, Shimon Peres launched today the Mini Mondial for Peace in Herzliya.
David Blatt, the Israeli American who was fired this season as head coach of the Cavaliers, will interview with the Sacramento Kings for the same position.