'Imagine what it means for a young girl or a young boy who sees somebody who looks like them doing something and being the best at what they do,' U.S. president says.
After bronze-medalist swimmer Inbal Pezaro came in fifth in her final race, this is Israel's most modest harvest in the history of the Games.
48-year-old Golbarnezhad fell from his bike during a mountainous stretch of what is called the Grumari loop.
The 49-year-old has won medals in six Games since losing a leg in Lebanon in 1987.
Mother of boy named Arad – bronze in Hebrew – takes bronze medal.
Like in previous cases, Arab team forfeits game; Israel drew its first game with Japan, 1-1, with Israeli Arab scoring goal.
Snowboarder and double amputee Amy Purdy wore one of Danit Peleg's creations for her dance routine at the event's opening ceremony.
Unidentified buyer on eBay pays $52,100 for Yarden Gerbi's patch, all of which will be donated to Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center for medical equipment.
In terms of the flesh and the spirit, by means of his inimitable lyrics and music, the legendary rockstar opened the horizons of Israeli music. It's time to update the image we've associated with him all these years.
Unlike their Israeli counterparts, they live in open-hearted fun, always celebrating. Here, we run around tight-assed, trying to get as much as possible and never satisfied.