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The coal-powered railroad that runs between Durango and Silverton.

A summer travelogue through Southwest Colorado

With soaring mountains, rushing rivers and stunningly beautiful landscapes, Colorado is a summer traveler’s dream. If you’ve got little kids, however, those same...

Josh Gad, left, and Chadwick Boseman in "Marshall." (Barry Wetcher)

Film explores the story of Thurgood Marshall

LOS ANGELES — Actor Josh Gad may be best known for voicing Olaf in the animated Disney hit “Frozen” and originating the role of Elder Arnold Cunningham in the Tony...

L-r: Mark Feuerstein, Linda Lavin and Elliott Gould discuss their new show, ‘9JKL’, in Los Angeles, Aug. 1. (Sonja Flemming/CBS)

‘9JKL’: New Jewish sitcom

By Cindy Sher, JUF News via JTA CHICAGO — A grown man moves into a New York apartment sandwiched between his meddlesome, boundary-less parents on one side and his...

Milwaukee Bucks President Peter Feigin speaking at the opening of the team’s new training center. (Gary Dineen/NBAE/Getty)

New Yorker revives Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — When Peter Feigin took over as president of the Milwaukee Bucks in 2014, he pledged that the long-beleaguered NBA team would become one of the most...

L-r: Sylvan Adams, Nir Barkat, Ivan Basso, Yariv Levin, Alberto Contador, Miri Regev and Mauroa Vegni.

First ‘Grand Tour’ cycling race in Israel

JERUSALEM — In May, 2018, the Giro d’Italia, a major event in the global sporting calendar, will begin in Jerusalem. This will be the first time in history that a...

L-r: Harrison Rae with Sam and Ben Orkin near the Inca ruins.

Orkins kayak the world

This summer, brothers Ben and Sam Orkin of Aurora traveled throughout Peru navigating rivers in remote areas of the country. “Traveling provides a chance to gain a...

Zach Strom carries the ball during last summer's Maccabiah tournament.

In rugby, USA top of the pile at Maccabiah

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778 SECTION A PAGE 12 When he first heard from a teammate that there was an international rugby team composed exclusively of Jewish players, Zach...

New York Giants offensive lineman Adam Bisnowaty at mini camp on May 25, 2017 in East Rutherford, NJ. (Evan Pinkus/AP)

Jewish Giant

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778SECTION D PAGE 6 NEW YORK — As a rookie in the National Football League, New York Giants offensive lineman Adam Bisnowaty was splitting most...

Joan Nathan's Seven Sacred Species Salad.

King Solomon’s Table: Global flavors

In the world of Jewish cookbooks, there are a few writers who have become pillars. Not only do they have an encyclopedic knowledge of Jewish cuisine and history, they...

A display at the Belmonte Jewish Museum in Portugal.

Portuguese museum to crypto-Jews reopened

LISBON — The Portuguese town of Belmonte has reopened its Jewish museum — the largest in the world about crypto-Jews — following a $350,000 renovation project....