Sukkot

A Brooklyn shop owner says his business was torn apart by a group of rowdy teenagers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Store Owner Stunned As Teens Ransack Brooklyn Butcher Shop

Store owner Yanki Klein stood behind the counter at the Gourmet Butcher Shop when two teens ran inside, and knocked over boxes of food and shelves. At least twenty more teens were crowded outside.

10/13/2014

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Israeli Police: Man From Poughkeepsie Shoots, Kills Chef At Red Sea Hotel

Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld identified the suspect as William Hershkovitz from Poughkeepsie and said his family had been notified.

10/05/2012

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FDNY: Boy Killed, 5 Other Kids Hurt In Brooklyn Fire

In Brooklyn, an apparent holiday celebration turned deadly when an eight-year old child was killed in a fire that injured his five brothers and sisters.

09/30/2010

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish boy walk with palm branches for a Sukkah in Jerusalem. (Photo: Menahem Kahana/AFP/Getty Images)

Jews Mark The Holiday Of Sukkot At Sundown

Followers around the world over will build Sukkahs, or huts, to symbolize the temporary dwellings that the Israelites lived in while wandering the desert after the exodus from Egypt.

09/22/2010

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish family builds their Sukkah. (credit: Menahem Kahana/Getty Images)

Jews Prepare For Sukkot Wednesday

The Jewish holiday of Sukkot gets underway at sundown Wednesday, and Jews around the world will build sukkahs.

09/22/2010

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish family builds their Sukkah. (credit: Menahem Kahana/Getty Images)

NYC ‘Sukkah City’ Re-Imagines Jewish Holiday Ritual

A sukkah is a temporary hut crafted to celebrate the Jewish holiday Sukkot. The structures evoke both farmers’ temporary field houses and Israelites’ transient homes during 40 years of desert wanderings.

09/19/2010