Hero French Pilot in Entebbe Hijack Dies at Age 95

A French pilot hailed for bravery during the hijacking drama targeting Jews on an Air France flight in 1976 has died aged 95, his son told AFP on Wednesday.

JEM: Rafi Eitan, 92, OBM

This past shabbos, Rafi Eitan passed away at age 92. Rafi was a legendary Mossad Spy who led the capture of Adolf Eichmann, was adviser to Prime Minister Menachem Begin, and served as a member on the Israeli Knesset. He visited New York and had an audience with the Rebbe in 1977.

Picture of the Day

Two scooters that were stolen had a reunion with their owners thanks to the diligent work of the NYPD 77th Precinct, which covers the Crown Heights area North of Eastern Parkway.

Video of the Day

Watch these touching clips of Rabbi Yonah Yakobovitz, a Rosh Yeshiva of Tomchei Temimim in Kiryat Gat, lead a seder Negunim at the wedding of his niece with one of his students.

Chabad of Flagstaff Vandalized with Swastikas

Police in the city of Flagstaff, Arizona, are investigating what they say appear to be hate symbols at the Chabad of Flagstaff. The damage is believed to have occurred sometime between Friday and Monday when a construction crew working at the site was off-duty.