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Tariq Abu Khdeir Source: CBS News

Florida Israeli Teen Allegedly Beaten Confined To Home

A teenager who attends school in Florida is now confined to his home in Israel as six Jewish suspects were arrested in the grisly slaying of a Palestinian teenager who was abducted and burned alive last week. The crime set off a wave of violent protests in Arab sections of the country.

07/06/2014

U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, and Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL), Ranking Member of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Courtesy: Chairman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen)

Local Leaders Meet With Israeli Prime Minister

Local leaders met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu just days after three Israeli teens were found dead after being kidnapped while hitchhiking home from school in the West Bank.

07/03/2014

David Halberstam (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Man Related To Slain Teen In Israel

It’s a heartbreaking day in Israel as three murdered teens are laid to rest. They were kidnapped and killed while hitchhiking home from school in the West Bank more the two weeks ago. Their bodies were found Monday and that pain of loss stretches around the world to South Florida.

07/01/2014

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Nazi Concentration Camp Tour Guide Educates Local Students

A man traveled thousands of miles to South Florida to tell a very important story and educate young people about the Holocaust.

02/07/2014

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Holocaust Survivors Battle For Insurance Benefits

Adolph Hitler and his axis of evil incarnate exterminated six million Jews, packing them into rail cars and off to the concentration camps and the gas chambers and the ovens that awaited.

CBS4–11/08/2013

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men pray along the Ayarkon River in the city of Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv during the ritual of 'Tashlich' on September 12, 2013. Tashlich is a ritual during which believers cast their sins into the water and the fish, and it is performed one day before the Day of Atonement or Yom Kippur. Yom Kippur, the most solemn day in the Jewish calendar, is a 25-hour period of fasting and intense reflection and prayers where the central theme is atonement that begins tomorrow after sunset. (Photo by: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Jews In South Florida Celebrate Yom Kippur

Jews around South Florida will mark Yom Kippur, Judaism’s day of atonement, Friday.

09/13/2013

Source: CBS4

S. Fla Couple Recalls How Schindler’s List Saved Their Lives

Schindler’s list is for sale online through eBay. It was once an Academy Award winning movie framed by the infamy of the Holocaust.

CBS4–07/19/2013

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Kosher Meals To Be Offered In All Fla. Prisons

Florida’s prison inmates looking to exercise their faith with a kosher meal will have the option in all state prisons at the end of the year.

CBS Miami–06/04/2013

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Kosher Meals Back On The Menu At Fla. Prisons

Florida’s Jewish inmates will once again be allowed to have kosher food while behind bars.

01/14/2013

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Muslim Organization Wants Broward Schools To Recognize Holidays

The Florida chapter of a well known Muslim organization is asking the Broward School Board’s diversity committee to consider adding two Islamic holidays to the school calendar.

CBS4–11/01/2012

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