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PhysOrg
Honeybee circadian rhythms are affected more by social interactionsNurse honey bees in observation hive monitored during experiments by Hebrew Uni
Honeybee circadian rhythms are affected more by social interactions
PhysOrg / Posted 5 hours ago
Nurse honey bees in observation hive monitored during experiments by Hebrew University researchers. Credit: Muki Nagari Circadian rhythms are internal clocks that determine many of an organism's daily rhythms, for example sleep-wake, feeding, urinary... Read more
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The Forward
German Museum Plans Walk-Through Model of Albert Einstein’s BrainBERLIN (JTA) — The German branch of Friends of Hebrew University is working to
German Museum Plans Walk-Through Model of Albert Einstein’s Brain
The Forward / Posted 6 hours ago
BERLIN (JTA) — The German branch of Friends of Hebrew University is working to ensure that a model of Einstein’s brain that is big enough to walk through will be created at a local museum. The Senckenberg Museum for Natural Sciences in Frankfurt is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Islamic State may not need the ‘state’ in order to existwrite off the Islamic State movement this way is to miss an important point, sa
Islamic State may not need the ‘state’ in order to exist
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
write off the Islamic State movement this way is to miss an important point, says Emmanuel Sivan, professor emeritus at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Despite its name and the trappings of Islamic Salafism, Islamic State is not particularly... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Helen Mirren Meets Arab and Jewish Students Seeking Peace through the Performing Artsfor Peace through the Performing Arts promotes cooperation and peaceful coexist
Helen Mirren Meets Arab and Jewish Students Seeking Peace through the Performing Arts
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
for Peace through the Performing Arts promotes cooperation and peaceful coexistence between Arabs and Jews. / Courtesy the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, photo by Dor Kedmi Dame Helen Mirren (Woman in Gold, Trumbo, The Queen, The Madness of King... Read more
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Computer World Australia
XP contains random number generator bug2000, Microsoft officials confirmed late Tuesday. The researchers, Benny Pinka
XP contains random number generator bug
Computer World Australia / Posted yesterday
2000, Microsoft officials confirmed late Tuesday. The researchers, Benny Pinkas from the University of Haifa and two Hebrew University graduate students, Zvi Gutterman and Leo Dorrendorf, reverse-engineered the algorithm used by Windows... Read more
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New Kerala
Understanding how chemical changes in the brain affect Alzheimer's disease - newkerala.com #81856researchers were supported by CIHR, Brain Canada and NSERC and the work was don
Understanding how chemical changes in the brain affect Alzheimer's disease - newkerala.com #81856
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
researchers were supported by CIHR, Brain Canada and NSERC and the work was done in collaboration with researchers at the UCL Institute of Neurology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and McMaster University. Image... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ligo's giant black holes formed from low-metal starsis the original historical documents related to Einstein's prediction of the ex
Ligo's giant black holes formed from low-metal stars
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
is the original historical documents related to Einstein's prediction of the existence of gravitational waves, shown at the Hebrew university in Jerusalem Gravitational waves were predicted under Albert Einstein's (pictured) General Theory of... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Campus researcher discovers hint to black hole longevityResearchers from UC Berkeley and Hebrew University of Jerusalem have shined a l
Campus researcher discovers hint to black hole longevity
The Daily Californian / Posted 6 days ago
Researchers from UC Berkeley and Hebrew University of Jerusalem have shined a light on the mysteries surrounding black holes and their nearby galaxies in a study published in April. The researchers pieced together how some jets — bright plumes of... Read more
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The Forward
Hebrew U. Hits No. 17 in Ranking of Top Universities in Asia( JTA ) — Hebrew University of Jerusalem ranked No. 17 in a new ranking of Asia
Hebrew U. Hits No. 17 in Ranking of Top Universities in Asia
The Forward / Posted 7 days ago
( JTA ) — Hebrew University of Jerusalem ranked No. 17 in a new ranking of Asian universities — the highest-rated Israeli university on the list. Hebrew University’s placement in the 2016 Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings, released... Read more
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The Forward
Why Roberto Burle Marx’s Art Is Still Too Big For Museumscollaboration with Brazilian Jewish artist Sulamita Mareines and her architect
Why Roberto Burle Marx’s Art Is Still Too Big For Museums
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
collaboration with Brazilian Jewish artist Sulamita Mareines and her architect son, Ivo, was a design for a garden for the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The garden was never executed, but Burle Marx’s surviving plans for it provide a compelling... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist Realitiesire.[19] The government set up a public commission to examine the royalties di
Israel’s Socialist Dreams vs. Capitalist Realities
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
ire.[19] The government set up a public commission to examine the royalties distribution question, headed by retired Hebrew University economics professor Eytan Sheshinski. Sheshinski was in a bit of a quandary because the matter was not... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astronomers explain mystery of magnetically powered jets produced by supermassive black holeshot gas into the interstellar medium. Credit: Simulations by Alexander Tchekhov
Astronomers explain mystery of magnetically powered jets produced by supermassive black holes
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
hot gas into the interstellar medium. Credit: Simulations by Alexander Tchekhovskoy, UC Berkeley, and Omer Bromberg, Hebrew University. Powerful jets, however, are broader and able to punch through the surrounding gas into the intergalactic... Read more
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Daily Mail
The black hole jets that 'punch' out of their galaxiesthe surrounding gas. Dr Alexander Tchekhovskoy from the University of Californ
The black hole jets that 'punch' out of their galaxies
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the surrounding gas. Dr Alexander Tchekhovskoy from the University of California, Berkeley and Dr Omer Bromberg from Hebrew University came up with a simulation demonstrating the powerful jets generated by supermassive black holes at the... Read more
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PhysOrg
How black hole jets punch out of their galaxiesexternal perturbation, just because of the physics of the jet," Tchekhovskoy sa
How black hole jets punch out of their galaxies
PhysOrg / Posted 11 days ago
external perturbation, just because of the physics of the jet," Tchekhovskoy said. He and Bromberg, who is currently at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel, will publish their simulations on June 17 in the journal Monthly Notices of the... Read more
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The Forward
Russ Feingold Leads in Wisconsin — and he May Have Donald Trump to Thankeditor for Ha’aretz and chief editor of Channel 1 TV evening news. He was born
Russ Feingold Leads in Wisconsin — and he May Have Donald Trump to Thank
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
editor for Ha’aretz and chief editor of Channel 1 TV evening news. He was born in Canada and grew up in Israel. He is a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Contact Nathan at guttman@forward.com, or follow him on Twitter @natha... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s Wifeat Princeton who obtained her doctorate under King at Harvard; and Ariel Shisha
The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s Wife
The Atlantic / Posted 12 days ago
at Princeton who obtained her doctorate under King at Harvard; and Ariel Shisha-Halevy, a Coptic linguist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. All three thought the papyrus looked authentic.Some of the world’s most prestigious... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gravitational waves spotted for a SECOND timeis the original historical documents related to Einstein's prediction of the ex
Gravitational waves spotted for a SECOND time
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
is the original historical documents related to Einstein's prediction of the existence of gravitational waves, shown at the Hebrew university in Jerusalem 'This event heralds the true beginning of gravitational wave astronomy and the opening of a... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Longtime Palm Beach resident, philanthropist Marjorie Fisher diesshe was a supporter of the James Madison Council of the Library of Congress, th
Longtime Palm Beach resident, philanthropist Marjorie Fisher dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
she was a supporter of the James Madison Council of the Library of Congress, the American Friends of Hebrew University, the University of Alabama, Brandeis University, and Ohio State University. Mrs. Fisher is survived by her... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Why Robert Wistrich Is Required Reading on Past, Present and Future Antisemitismpassing of Prof. Robert Wistrich, the head of the Vidal Sassoon International C
Why Robert Wistrich Is Required Reading on Past, Present and Future Antisemitism
The Jewish Press / Posted 14 days ago
passing of Prof. Robert Wistrich, the head of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Wistrich died in Rome on May 19, 2015, shortly after arriving in the Italian capital to... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Longtime Palm Beach resident, philanthropist Marjorie Fisher diesshe was a supporter of the James Madison Council of the Library of Congress, th
Longtime Palm Beach resident, philanthropist Marjorie Fisher dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
she was a supporter of the James Madison Council of the Library of Congress, the American Friends of Hebrew University, the University of Alabama, Brandeis University and Ohio State University. Mrs. Fisher is survived by her... Read more
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PhysOrg
Aerosols strengthen storm clouds, new study findsby twice a day," Fu said. "He really raised the bar for how we analyze satellit
Aerosols strengthen storm clouds, new study finds
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
by twice a day," Fu said. "He really raised the bar for how we analyze satellite data." Professor Daniel Rosenfeld of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, one of the world's leading researchers in the field, said that aerosols' effects on deep... Read more
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Aljazeera
The Greatest was a black man who supported Palestiniansmade people believe that Ali was a supporter of Israel because they apparently
The Greatest was a black man who supported Palestinians
Aljazeera / Posted 15 days ago
made people believe that Ali was a supporter of Israel because they apparently raised money for some programme at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. An honest reflection of Ali Had he wanted to give an honest reflection of Ali, that would be... Read more
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The Forward
Russia Quietly Strips Emigres of Dual Citizenshipfrom Russia, while 10,196 left to resettle in the United States, according to M
Russia Quietly Strips Emigres of Dual Citizenship
The Forward / Posted 16 days ago
from Russia, while 10,196 left to resettle in the United States, according to Mark Tolts, a demographics researcher at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. These numbers do not include Jews who immigrated to other countries such as Germany, nor do... Read more
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Japan Today
Iran condemns Canada court ruling on 'terror' attacks ‹ Japan Todayattacks. The families, led by the parents of Marla Bennett, who was killed whe
Iran condemns Canada court ruling on 'terror' attacks ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
attacks. The families, led by the parents of Marla Bennett, who was killed when a suicide bomber struck at a cafeteria at Hebrew University in Israel in 2002, had successfully sued the Islamic republic in the United States. The US court found... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Hamas, Hezbollah victims compensatedattacks. The families, led by the parents of Marla Bennett, who was killed whe
Hamas, Hezbollah victims compensated
Manila Standard Today / Posted 17 days ago
attacks. The families, led by the parents of Marla Bennett, who was killed when a suicide bomber struck at a cafeteria at Hebrew University in Israel in 2002, had successfully sued the Islamic republic in the United States. The US court found... Read more
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ABC News
Billy Crystal Recalls Private Moments With Muhammad Alito do most memorable. He was an honorary chairman for dinner and a very importa
Billy Crystal Recalls Private Moments With Muhammad Ali
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
to do most memorable. He was an honorary chairman for dinner and a very important event where I was being honored by the Hebrew university in Jerusalem he did all of this promotion Ford he came to the dinner. He sat with my family's the entire... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Muhammad Ali memorial: Billy CrystalHIM. WE WERE ALWAYS THERE FOR EACH SOMETHING, I WAS THERE. THEM TO. HONORARY CH
Muhammad Ali memorial: Billy Crystal
WLKY Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
HIM. WE WERE ALWAYS THERE FOR EACH SOMETHING, I WAS THERE. THEM TO. HONORARY CHAIRMAN FOR A DINNER I WAS BEING HONORED BY A HEBREW UNIVERSITY IN JERUSALEM. HE CAME TO THE DINNER. PHOTOGRAPHS WITH EVERYBODY. THE MOST FAMOUS MUSLIM MAN IN FRIEND. AND... Read more
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Wired News
A Simple Proof From the Pattern-Matching Card Game Set Stuns Mathematicianswere using to try to create more efficient matrix multiplication algorithms. An
A Simple Proof From the Pattern-Matching Card Game Set Stuns Mathematicians
Wired News / Posted 17 days ago
were using to try to create more efficient matrix multiplication algorithms. And on May 17, Gil Kalai, of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, wrote an “emergency” blog post pointing out that the cap set result can be used to prove the... Read more
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Daily Mail
'He was my big brother': Billy Crystal commemorates Muhammad Alitogether at a friend's funeral like 'two little kids who heard something dirty
'He was my big brother': Billy Crystal commemorates Muhammad Ali
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
together at a friend's funeral like 'two little kids who heard something dirty at church', to raising money for the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Crystal told a series of anecdotes at the funeral in Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday,... Read more
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Lifehacker
Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Summer Semester 2016the internet itself works (IP addresses, routing tables, Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and s
Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Summer Semester 2016
Lifehacker / Posted 18 days ago
the internet itself works (IP addresses, routing tables, Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and so on), and the basics of computer security. Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Build a Computer from First Principles: From Nand to Tetris - Professors Shimon Schocken and... Read more
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The Forward
Israel Has Its Own Donald Trump, Cornel West Warns at Platform Committee Meetingeditor for Ha’aretz and chief editor of Channel 1 TV evening news. He was born
Israel Has Its Own Donald Trump, Cornel West Warns at Platform Committee Meeting
The Forward / Posted 18 days ago
editor for Ha’aretz and chief editor of Channel 1 TV evening news. He was born in Canada and grew up in Israel. He is a graduate of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Contact Nathan at guttman@forward.com, or follow him on Twitter @natha... Read more
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The Forward
Scholar of Mideast Conflict Becomes Its Latest Heartbreaking Victim in Tel Aviv Terrorin which minority groups stay within their designated spheres. Feige earned hi
Scholar of Mideast Conflict Becomes Its Latest Heartbreaking Victim in Tel Aviv Terror
The Forward / Posted 19 days ago
in which minority groups stay within their designated spheres. Feige earned his undergraduate degrees from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Sociology before joining the BGU faculty and moving south. He and his wife Nurit raised... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Dr. Pinchas Tsukerman earns prestigious Kaye Innovation Award for research on cancer immunotherapyInstitute for Medical Research Israel-Canada (IMRIC). IMRIC is a research insti
Dr. Pinchas Tsukerman earns prestigious Kaye Innovation Award for research on cancer immunotherapy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
Institute for Medical Research Israel-Canada (IMRIC). IMRIC is a research institute within the Faculty of Medicine at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Related Stories His discovery, which earned him the prestigious Kaye Innovation Award, was... Read more
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Orange County Register
Archaeologists excavate Israeli site near Dead Sea Scroll cave in bid to cut off lootersrobbers armed with shovels and metal detectors digging at the site two years ag
Archaeologists excavate Israeli site near Dead Sea Scroll cave in bid to cut off looters
Orange County Register / Posted 19 days ago
robbers armed with shovels and metal detectors digging at the site two years ago, Ganor and a team of archaeologists from Hebrew University in Jerusalem launched an “emergency excavation” last month to sift the powdery dust and bat guano before... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Race to beat tomb-raiders at Cave of Skullsarmed with shovels and metal detectors digging at the site two years ago, Ganor
Race to beat tomb-raiders at Cave of Skulls
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
armed with shovels and metal detectors digging at the site two years ago, Ganor and a team of archaeologists from Hebrew University in Jerusalem launched an "emergency excavation" last month to sift the powdery dust and bat guano before... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Archaeologists rush to dig at Cave of Skulls before looters take allrobbers armed with shovels and metal detectors digging at the site two years ag
Archaeologists rush to dig at Cave of Skulls before looters take all
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
robbers armed with shovels and metal detectors digging at the site two years ago, Ganor and a team of archaeologists from Hebrew University in Jerusalem launched an “emergency excavation” last month to sift the powdery dust and bat guano before... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rising temperatures may make flowers less fragrantassociated with global climate change have a negative effect on plant growth.
Rising temperatures may make flowers less fragrant
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
associated with global climate change have a negative effect on plant growth. Expanding on this research, scientists at Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel have shown that increases in ambient temperature also lead to a decrease in the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists discover unexpected functions of snoRNAs that explains cause of some diseasesof some diseases. The research, led by Prof. Stefan Stamm from the University o
Scientists discover unexpected functions of snoRNAs that explains cause of some diseases
News-Medical-Net / Posted 21 days ago
of some diseases. The research, led by Prof. Stefan Stamm from the University of Kentucky and Prof. Ruth Sperling from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, appears in The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The loss of small nucleolar... Read more
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PhysOrg
As temperatures rise, flowers emit reduced scenttemperatures associated with global climate change have a negative effect on pl
As temperatures rise, flowers emit reduced scent
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
temperatures associated with global climate change have a negative effect on plant growth. Expanding on this research, a Hebrew University of Jerusalem PhD student has shown that increases in ambient temperature also lead to a decrease in the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Israeli Left’s War against the Flagare also Tenured Extremists. One signer is Liel’s constant sidekick, the “Peace
The Israeli Left’s War against the Flag
The Jewish Press / Posted 21 days ago
are also Tenured Extremists. One signer is Liel’s constant sidekick, the “Peace Now” professor Amiram Goldblum from the Hebrew University, who has devoted much of his career to demonizing Israel as a fascist apartheid regime while he himself... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists find new roles for old RNAsof some diseases. The research, led by Prof. Stefan Stamm from the University o
Scientists find new roles for old RNAs
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
of some diseases. The research, led by Prof. Stefan Stamm from the University of Kentucky and Prof. Ruth Sperling from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, appears in The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The loss of small nucleolar... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Jerusalem – Forty-Nine Years Laternewly paved Jaffa and King George streets, the enlarged and renovated Shuk Mach
Jerusalem – Forty-Nine Years Later
The Jewish Press / Posted 22 days ago
newly paved Jaffa and King George streets, the enlarged and renovated Shuk Machaneh Yehuda market, the huge campus of the Hebrew University and Hadassah Hospital on Har HaTzofim, the Bridge of Strings (an allusion to King David’s harp) at the... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Is Jerusalem Truly Israel’s Capital?times larger, with 125,156 hectares included in the Jerusalem municipality. Th
Is Jerusalem Truly Israel’s Capital?
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
times larger, with 125,156 hectares included in the Jerusalem municipality. The first university in the Land of Israel, Hebrew University, was established in Jerusalem, in 1925. Today 17% of Israeli university students study there, and 26% of... Read more
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11 News Houston
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
11 News Houston / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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USA Today
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
USA Today / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to merun there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Al
Billy Crystal: What Muhammad Ali means to me
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 24 days ago
run there again, little brother, I promise you.” And he didn’t. That was the Ali I will never forget. I was honored by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem with its highest honor, the Scopus Award. The dinner was in Los Angeles, and Muhammad was the... Read more
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