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Masada

The Return of Ziva David?

Lev Raphael | Posted 06.02.2015 | Entertainment
Lev Raphael

I wish Cote de Pablo had returned in a better show that gave her the freedom to exercise her wit and charm. Here, she just seemed nothing more than a mannequin in lovely costumes, lost in a wannabe epic.

Trending Ruin: Just in Time for CBS' The Dovekeepers, My Mother and I Visit Masada

David Munk | Posted 05.30.2015 | Entertainment
David Munk

For those of you who may have forgotten the O'Toole film or missed the last week's documentary, Masada is an ancient fortress located between the Dead Sea and the Judean desert. Though that sounds a bit academic, there is nothing at all dry or boring about Masada. Herod's temple is breathtaking in scope and scale.

One Small Step Closer to Middle East Peace?

Claude Salhani | Posted 08.12.2013 | World
Claude Salhani

When it comes to the question of dealing with the state of Israel, when it comes to matters of Israel's national security, two major events in the history of the Jewish people come into play: Masada and the Holocaust.

A Lively Time At Israel's Dead Sea

Terri Colby | Posted 08.22.2012 | Travel
Terri Colby

Splashing is usually a prerequisite for most seaside vacations. But a trip to Israel's Dead Sea is unlike any other beach holiday.

In Jerusalem, Sounds Of Music Ring Forth

Barbara Barton Sloane | Posted 05.07.2012 | Travel
Barbara Barton Sloane

When you think of Jerusalem, opera is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. Yet the connection is not as far-fetched as it seems.

Defiance is Not Just Another Holocaust Movie: Jews Can Be Tough Guys, Too

Michael Russnow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Russnow

It is extraordinarily moving in ways that surprise us and reassure us even as some of our favorites are slain and we wonder whether everything they're doing is all for naught.