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As pro-Palestinian pols win primaries, US Jews ask if it’s ‘a wave or a ripple’

1 hour 39 min ago
In recent weeks, three Democratic candidates highly critical of Israel have won elections; Jewish Democratic leaders deny a broader trend

Human remains discovered in wood in northern Israel

2 hours 14 min ago
Police investigate after hikers find bone in forest near Zichron Yaakov; officials believe body may be that of female from area missing for months

Dead shark washes ashore in northern Israel

2 hours 23 min ago
Nature and Parks Authority says animal, of endangered Sandbar species, is not a danger to humans, but cautions people against approaching them

Why a true long-term deal for the Gaza Strip is still a long way off

3 hours 23 min ago
The sides may soon agree on a 'mini' ceasefire in Gaza, but Hamas's current insistence that border protests and airborne arson continue would soon derail that too

Israel mourns late UN chief who ‘opposed attempts to delegitimize Jewish state’

3 hours 45 min ago
PM, Foreign Ministry offer condolences following death of Kofi Annan, joining countries from around world in commemorating Nobel peace prize laureate and celebrated diplomat

Tehran museum lionizes 1980s war in which Iran took on ‘whole world’

3 hours 52 min ago
State-of-the-art facility glorifies nation's steadfastness in face of adversity during Iran-Iraq War, makes no mention of Israel's military support against Saddam

Hundreds of neo-Nazis march in Berlin, protected by police

4 hours 2 min ago
Officers remove left-wing demonstrators who stage protests along route, throwing stones and bottles

Iran’s vice president: Country in a serious situation, but not at a dead end

5 hours 5 min ago
Eshaq Jahangiri acknowledges economic woes, but insists nation has natural and human resources to fall back on

UK’s Labour suspends former MP for comments against Jews

5 hours 36 min ago
Jim Sheridan disciplined after saying he has lost 'respect and empathy' for Jewish community in party's anti-Semitism row, the Jewish News reports

Abbas: Either PA controls both West Bank and Gaza, or Hamas does

6 hours 1 min ago
Palestinian leader says territories must be under 'one law,' vows to call on UN General Assembly to condemn Israel for its nation-state law

Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram sets world record at World Cup, wins gold

7 hours 31 sec ago
Ashram receives score of 20.65 for her clubs demonstration, surpassing previous record holder, goes on to clinch first place in all-round phase

Head of Syrian intel’s ‘Palestine Department’ said assassinated

8 hours 13 min ago
Ahmad Issa Habib reportedly shot in head by unknown assailants; he was responsible for 'the struggle against Israel'

Family of Arab-Israeli shot dead stabbing Old City cop says he was mentally ill

8 hours 20 min ago
Umm al-Fahm Municipality condemns 'cold-blooded murder' of Ahmed Muhammad Mahameed, 30; says police could have arrested him instead of killing him

A Catholic nightmare and the comfort of faith

10 hours 39 min ago
Revelations of horrific sexual abuse by priests highlight religion's role as a double edged sword

Iran says warships to be equipped with advanced defense system

10 hours 39 min ago
Navy admiral unveils domestically-made Kamand system amid rising tensions with the US in the Gulf

See Me! (but don’t look at me!)

10 hours 58 min ago
The 'Khamsa, Khamsa, Khamsa,' exhibit at the Museum for Islamic Art in Jerusalem emphasizes the power of the gaze

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan dies at age 80

11 hours 15 min ago
Nobel peace laureate and celebrated diplomat who worked to focus the world body's agenda on human rights, passes away after an unspecified illness

Paramedics say 2 drown in beaches off Israeli coast

11 hours 47 min ago
Magen David Adom reports sharp increase in deaths by drowning this year compared to 2017

Weed firms fume as government rolls with cannabis research but stubs out exports

12 hours 35 min ago
The Volcani Center's medical marijuana research is part of Israel's bid to be a world leader in medical cannabis, though businesses are angry over Netanyahu's exports freeze

Denouncing UN chief, Danon says Gazans need protection from Hamas, not Israel

13 hours 4 min ago
Envoy to international body mocks 'delusional' proposals to protect civilians in Gaza and West Bank; says terror group governing Strip 'uses the people in Gaza as hostages'