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US offers reward for jihadist who urged attacks over Jerusalem embassy move

11 hours 51 min ago
Washington says it will pay $5 million for capture of Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula leader Khalid Batarfi, who called for attacks on Jews and Americans everywhere

Once a witness to unchecked hate, now she travels the globe to fight it

12 hours 1 min ago
A Jew who fled Iran, the ADL's Sharon Nazarian has become a bridge-builder, raising alarms against injustices and the dangers of illiberal government power around the world

Entering Israel after 15-day ordeal, barred US student expresses relief

12 hours 21 min ago
Lara Alqasem thanks lawyers, family and friends for supporting her through weeks of detention and court cases to be allowed to study in Jerusalem

Rube Goldberg did way more than draw those wacky machines

13 hours 20 min ago
An exhibit that opened last week at the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia shows a surprising personal and political side of the renowned artist

Putin says IS executing hostages taken from Syria refugee camp

14 hours 9 min ago
Up to 700 people said kidnapped during fighting near Deir Ezzor, reportedly including US and European nationals; Russian president does not detail demands by jihadists

Mom describes ‘miracle’ dash to shelter seconds before rocket ravaged home

15 hours 2 min ago
Miri Tamano, who dragged sons into bombproof room of Beersheba house, dismisses hero talk, credits divine providence with allowing family to escape Gaza missile attack unharmed

Trump says Saudi journalist likely dead, threatens ‘severe’ consequences

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 22:31
Treasury Secretary Mnuchin pulls out of investment conference, but top diplomat Pompeo urges waiting for more facts about Jamal Khashoggi before taking action against kingdom

A ‘big victory for BDS’: Ministers pan Supreme Court for letting student stay

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 21:14
Government officials condemn ruling overturning deportation of US-born Lara Alqasem, say it will harm efforts to combat boycott movement

Teen cyclist to be indicted over friend’s death in hit-and-run – report

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 21:00
Driver who hit pair as they cycled in Tel Aviv said likely to be charged with abandoning the scene of a crime, driving drunk

UN peace envoy warns Gaza is ‘imploding’

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 20:13
Amid dismal economic and humanitarian conditions in Strip, Mladenov says Israel and Hamas nearing 'another potentially devastating conflict'

Lauder said to meet Abbas on Trump’s behalf in bid to jump-start peace talks

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 20:08
TV report says meeting between Jewish billionaire and PA chief was 'behind Israel's back,' unknown to US peace team

Netanyahu denounces B’Tselem chief’s UN speech as ‘full of lies’

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 19:40
PM says Israeli human rights group is a 'disgrace' and will be remembered as a 'temporary episode' in country's history

Ministers to debate bill to imprison Israeli boycott activists

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 19:17
Text of legislation calling to criminalize pro-BDS actions could extend to settlements and their products, left-wing groups

Supreme Court nixes deportation of US student accused of BDS support

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 18:35
Lara Alqasem's lawyers hail ruling rejecting state's attempt to bar her entry to study; interior minister calls decision a 'disgrace'

Senior Israeli journalist resigns amid wave of sexual misconduct claims

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 17:51
Dan Margalit says he's stepping away from 'journalistic activities' after his employer Haaretz reported accusations of assault, harassment against him

At UN, B’Tselem chief blasts Israeli policies; envoy calls him a ‘collaborator’

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 17:40
Head of dovish human rights group urges Security Council to act against Jewish state, which he compares to apartheid-era South Africa

Health Ministry to mull sanctions on anti-vaxxer families

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 16:49
Amid measles outbreak, deputy minister says immunizations are 'foundation to preventing dangerous infectious diseases'

In blow to Palestinians, US places Jerusalem consulate under embassy

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 16:29
Pompeo insists move doesn't signal a change in administration's position on city's status; Ramallah accuses White House of adopting 'Israeli narrative'

Dutch government apologizes over diplomat punished for saving Jews in WWII

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 16:22
King of Netherlands, minister speak to family of Jan Zwartendijk, who was reprimanded after issuing unauthorized visas to more than 2,000 Jews

Haniyeh hosts senior Egyptian intelligence officials in Gaza

Thu, 18/10/2018 - 16:21
Meetings said to address efforts at reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah, as well as a possible truce with Israel