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Cookbook for Jewish holiday of Shavuot honors hostages still held captive in Gaza: 'Food is home'

In honor of the Jewish holiday of Shavuot, which celebrates when God gave Moses the Ten Commandments on Mount Sinai, The Hostages and Missing Families Forum, a volunteer organization founded by relatives of abductees in Gaza, has dedicated a cookbook the group produced called “Shavuot of Longing.” Shavuot this year takes place beginning the evening of Tuesday, June 11, 2024, …

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Mike Rowe, well-known storyteller, announces 'Something to Stand For,' new film celebrating America

FIRST ON FOX: A popular host, storyteller, producer and author has a new project coming out — and “it lines up, not coincidentally,” with the Fourth of July, he told Fox News Digital in an on-camera interview. Speaking in a video interview from his home studio in Northern California, Mike Rowe, host and narrator of “How America Works,” “Dirty Jobs” …

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Why American fathers need to reject '3 damaging lies' in today's culture, says pastor

Ahead of Father’s Day on June 16, a faith leader on the West Coast shared “three damaging lies” he believes American dads are being told, either directly or indirectly, in today’s culture – and why fathers need to reject these untruths in order to do the best job possible in raising their children. “Many dads are hardworking, fun, kind and …

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Kindergartener misses graduation, gets mid-flight celebration instead as passengers cheer

A young boy got the celebration he deserved after missing his kindergarten graduation. Xavier Joel was scheduled to travel to Puerto Rico for a family wedding on May 15 —meaning he would have to miss his kindergarten graduation ceremony at school. Mom Janeiry Jay Rivas told Fox News Digital the two were traveling from Orlando, Florida, to the tropical island …

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Family hosts ‘FUNeral’ for 500 guests after dad dies suddenly, featuring paints, music and more to honor him

A family grieved the loss of an important member by hosting a party in his honor —named a “FUNeral.” Katie Young, a mom of three from Mesa, Arizona, recently lost her 39-year-old husband, Brandon Young. He had a hemorrhagic stroke on his brain stem on May 3, 2024, as a result of high blood pressure —something Katie Young told Fox …

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Father's Day 2024: Amazon gift ideas for the adventure-seeking dad

If hiking, biking or scaling a mountainside is Dad’s idea of fun, then this gift guide is for you. Consider a gift that will cater to his adventurous spirit and provide practical tools and inspiration for his outdoor pursuits. From action cameras to survival tools, here are five gift ideas on Amazon for the adventure-seeking dad. A BEER FLIGHT, CHOCOLATE …

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Short questions with Dana Perino for Todd Piro

You’ve seen us on screen, but have you ever wondered what we’re like off-camera? For the last few months, I’ve enjoyed checking in with some of your favorite Fox personalities to learn more about who they are behind the scenes. What’s the one thing Jesse Watters couldn’t live without? What’s Bill Hemmer’s favorite Halloween costume? And what’s sitting on Greg …

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Reddit user whose boyfriend is mysteriously uninvited to wedding speaks out, finds solid support

A Reddit user accused of “ruining” her cousin’s wedding after her boyfriend was uninvited was right to think the situation was a little odd and to speak up about it, said other users on the platform as well as an etiquette expert this week. “AITA for, apparently, ruining my cousin’s wedding?” asked Reddit user “Lusse-Eldalion” in a recent post on …

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American Culture Quiz: Test your command of Hollywood's hottest soundtracks, high cost of freedom and more

APP USERS: Click here to get the quiz! The American Culture Quiz from Fox News Digital offers eight new questions each week that test your command of our unique national traits, trends, history, people and popular interests. This week’s quiz looks at the joyful 1980s movie soundtracks that moved Americans to dance in theater aisles — it tackles, too, the …

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Jack Carr's take on John A. Logan's Memorial Day order: 'Guard their graves with sacred vigilance'

“Guard their graves with sacred vigilance.” Memorial Day marks a time for us as a nation to remember, honor and mourn those members of the U.S. armed forces who died in service to the country throughout our history. Its origins lie with a war that took place within our own borders. JACK CARR, BESTSELLING AUTHOR AND FORMER SEAL, ANNOUNCES NONFICTION …

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