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Lawsuit reveals government shares terrorist watchlist with more than 1,400 private entities, including hospitals and universities, even though it says it does not
Christopher Paul Hasson compiled hit list of prominent Democrats and media figures and mulled a biological attack; police seize powerful arsenal of weapons
President vows to ban racist groups and recognize anti-Zionism as a form of anti-Semitism after spate of recent incidents targeting Jews
Derek Hatton, a former Liverpool council leader who headed extreme-left wing group, tweeted in 2012 that British Jews needed to denounce Israel
Southern Poverty Law Center records rise in both white supremacist and black nationalist organizations, warns of future violence like Pittsburgh synagogue shooting
'The United States should return to its obligations under the JCPOA,' DNC asserts in new document indicating party will reverse Trump's withdrawal should it come to power in 2020
After former IDF operations chief Tal Russo named as no. 2, ex-Eshkol council mayor Haim Jelin and environmental activist Yael Cohen-Paran join center-left party
Green Leaf says decision not to run will force other parties to champion legalization in order to pick up its voters' support
Michael Cohen's lawyers say he didn't have enough time to get his affairs in order before March 6, due to physical therapy, upcoming congressional testimony
Finance minister, in TV interview, softens stance on only supporting a government led by Netanyahu
A day before registration deadline, centrist leaders said still at odds over leadership rotation and policy positions, including whether Gantz would serve under Netanyahu
While wary of Otzma Yehudit, religious Zionist party members convinced alliance allows them to fight another day, after slumping polls, thanks to ministerial posts pledged by PM
Netanyahu's office says French president told the premier his country will adopt the IHRA's definition of anti-Semitism, which includes expressions of anti-Zionism
Gesher leader blasts retired general's behavior during alliance talks, says he failed the 'credibility test'; Israel Resilience party says it respects her decision
Kahlon reluctantly signs hike which comes into effect Thursday morning, after High Court rules that rolling tobacco and cigarettes should be taxed equally
Swastika accompanied by the phrase "Passkon a pa le shoah" (a denial of the Holocaust) inscribed in red on monument near Lyon
Berlin issues clarification after Belgian lawmakers demand end to war-victims' pensions 'for Belgian Nazi collaborators'
Iranian president tells cabinet ministers the 'struggle between Iran and America is currently at a maximum'
Author Mark Russell blasts pressure from 'fundamentalists' who have 'twisted his teachings of mercy for the powerless into a self-serving tool of the powerful'
Balloon attacks follow Tuesday's incendiaries that sparked a fire, burning grasslands in Eshkol region; IDF says one of its aircraft hit launch area