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Benyamin Cohen

Benyamin Cohen is Editorial Director of From the Grapevine and host of the weekly podcast "Our Friend from Israel." He has written for the Washington Post, the Daily Beast, the Huffington Post, Yahoo News and Slate. Cohen is also the author of “My Jesus Year: A Rabbi’s Son Wanders the Bible Belt in Search of His Own Faith” (HarperCollins), named one of the best books of the year by Publishers Weekly and for which he received the Georgia Author of the Year award. Cohen previously served as the Content Director for the Mother Nature Network, and was the founding editor of both Jewsweek and American Jewish Life magazine. He is based in Morgantown, WV, where he lives with his wife and two dogs.

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CNN report highlights Israel's tech scene

A recent CNN report by Samuel Burke highlights Israel's tech scene and explores the favorable factors for launching a startup in Israel.

Will.i.am investigates the Israeli tech scene

A Will.i.am investment in Israel seems likely after a trip this summer, in which the Black Eyed Peas founding member met with 5 tech companies.

NBA coach to face his former Israeli team in his first game

NBA coach David Blatt, recently hired by the Cleveland Cavaliers, will face off against his former team, Maccabi Tel Aviv, in his first preseason game.

Spielberg's niece steps into the spotlight on reality show

Jessica Katz is a contestant on the Israeli version of 'The Voice.'

'Frozen' and other movie titles get a bit lost in translation

Translated movie titles sometimes get a tad literal. We love these posters and hilarious translated versions of titles from popular films shown overseas.

Successful Tel Aviv coach leaving to fulfill NBA dream

David Blatt eyeing jobs in Cleveland, California, Minnesota and Atlanta.

Justin Timberlake joins the 'celebrity namesake' club

Farmers bestowed the pop star with a unique honor – they named a melon after him.

Rolling Stones keyboardist calls first trip to Israel 'incredible'

Chuck Leavell talks about the food, the fans and more.

Maximum 'Satisfaction' at first Rolling Stones concert in Israel

Rolling Stones fans came from near and far to attend the historic Stones show in Tel Aviv. See photos, videos and tweets from Rolling Stones fans in Israel.

Rolling Stones rock out in their historic Israel debut

The Rolling Stones Israel concert in Tel Aviv brought around 50,000 fans to watch the legendary band. See photos from the Rolling Stones Israel concert.

Out of retirement, into the championship

Power forward David Blu came out of retirement to help the underdogs Maccabi Tel Aviv win the Final Four.

Return of the champions

See photos of the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team coming home to the adulation of their fans after winning the Euroleague Final Four championship.

Tel Aviv team wins European basketball tournament

Maccabi Tel Aviv team celebrates their victory after their Euroleague 2014 Gold medal Final Four basketball game.

Feed your cat from miles away with bizarre new invention

Cat2See allows you to interact and play with your pets over the Internet, no matter how far from home you are.