Noah Smith

Multimedia Journalist

Los Angeles, CA



Foreign networks snap up Israeli TV formats at trade fair in Cannes - Movies & Television

At this week's MIPTV Media Market in Cannes, France, which officially kicked off on Sunday, Israeli production companies Armoza Formats and Keshet Media Group have already...

Press and Guide

WORLD: Women in Israeli Army facing more combat situations (VIDEO)

WORLD: Women in Israeli Army facing more combat situations + VIDEO

The New York Times

CONTRIB ONLY 'Blurred Lines' Lawyer Rocks Music Industry Again

Ask Richard S. Busch, the lawyer who last week won a nearly $7.4 million copyright suit against Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams, why he is so successful, and he will mention...

The Oakland Press

Bus attack in Israel does not stop cease-fire; local writer reports from Tel Aviv

TEL AVIV -- The piercing wail of air raid sirens was replaced today in Tel Aviv by a midday explosion on a city bus, though this escalation of violence did not stop a cease-fire...

Santa Barbara News-Press

Locals jumpy, on guard in Israel : Fight with Hamas has some hoping for best, prepping for worst

Monday, December 15, 2014 Santa Barbara News-Press : Locals jumpy, on guard in Israel : Fight with Hamas has some hoping for best, prepping for worst Locals jumpy, on guard in...

The Guardian

PHOTOS ONLY How the 'safest place on the internet' tracks its users

In an elegant warehouse-style building on Venice Beach known locally as "the fortress", Michael Heyward, a tech entrepreneur, was struggling to control the remote-controlled...

The New York Times

CONTRIB ONLY Skid Row Shaken as Los Angeles Police Kill Man in Confrontation Caught on Video

LOS ANGELES - A line of tents and people huddled in blankets filled the sidewalks of San Pedro Street on Monday morning in the heart of this city's Skid Row. The occasional...

The New York Times

CONTRIB ONLY Gettys Again Made to Cope With Grief in Public Eye

LOS ANGELES - The curious death of Andrew R. Getty on Tuesday at his gated hillside mansion here has once again thrust one of America's wealthiest and most-troubled families...


Pro-Israel students trounce BDS resolution at Seattle university - Jewish World News

The latest salvo from the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement was soundly defeated at the University of Washington last Tuesday night by a vote of 59-8 (with 11...


Ann Arbor Journal

ANN ARBOR: Former U-M educator working on auto technology advancements overseas

Human Machine Interface Lab Group Manager, and U-M grad, Omer Tsimhoni. HERZILIYA PITUACH - On a single floor of an office building in tony Herzliya Pituach, a town just north...

The Guardian

VIDEO Israeli army launches camera combat unit

In the battle to win public opinion, the Israeli army has created a special combat camera unit. We hear from combat soldiers who have completed the training programme

The New York Times

CONTRIB ONLY Industry Issues Intrude in 'Blurred Lines' Case

Before a special audience in Los Angeles last week, the velvet-voiced pop singer Robin Thicke performed his 2013 hit "Blurred Lines," ran through a medley at the piano and...


ANN ARBOR: University of Michigan partners with Technion - Israel Institute of Technology for...

Larry Jackier, Chairman of the Technion International Board of Governors and Detroit resident; Professor Boaz Golany, Technion VP for External Relations and Resource...

The Oakland Press

Gov. Rick Snyder urges Israel to bring its business to Michigan

TEL AVIV -- Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as a host of other high-ranking Israeli officials and business leaders, during...


Protesters: We prevented Zim ship from unloading cargo in LA - Jewish World News

LOS ANGELES - An Israeli container ship, the Zim Haifa, was allegedly prevented from unloading its cargo at the Port of Long Beach, near Los Angeles, on Saturday morning after a...

Diplomatic Club/ Beit Hafutsot Museum/ Israel MFA

"Israel Through Foreign Lenses" - 101 Faces of Israel

Santa Barbara News-Press

San Marcos grad dances with company in Israel

Lilting reggae music filled the air as young children and their parents entered the performance room for the regular Saturday afternoon show.

The Guardian

PHOTOS Top senator demands explanation from Whisper after user tracking revelations

The chair of the Senate commerce committee has said revelations about how the "anonymous" social media app Whisper is tracking its users raise "serious questions" over privacy...