Douglas was born Issur Danielovitch in New York to poor, Yiddush-speaking Jewish immigrants from Gomel.
An Israeli entrepreneur is combining modern technology with an age-old technique that combines fishing with agriculture.
Today, world Jewish leaders and organizations joined a chorus of voices mourning the loss of Nelson Mandela.
The name Rube Goldberg has become synonymous with long, gratuitously complex chain-reaction devices that ultimately perform a very simple task.
A Dutch museum wants to stop a planned memorial for victims of the Holocaust.
Five US citizens have been granted a share of $81 million in compensation for a 1997 terror attack in Jerusalem.