Major League Baseball has just drafted its first Israeli player.
Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi has become the first Israeli to win a medal at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Tom Maayan’s college basketball career has been put on indefinite hold.
Muhammad Ali railed against Jewish promoters, but he also attended his grandson’s bar mitzvah and appealed to Muslim extremists to release Daniel Pearl.
The Sochi games are hardly the first to spark controversy over the character of the host government.
Harvey Pollack, a pioneering NBA statistician, will be honored posthumously this spring with a state historical marker in his native Philadelphia.
As bike popularity increases across the world, Israel is working to develop cycling trails that make the nation's spectacular desert accessible to cyclists.
Ori Sasson of Israel won a bronze medal in the men’s judo over-100 kg. competition.