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Arabs on the Temple Mount, Israeli Independence, and Strange European Bedfellows
 
Survivors to Testify in Trial of ‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’

April 21, 2015 - 10:47 AM
 
Update 10:16 AM: Damaged El Al Plane Makes Safe Emergency Landing

April 21, 2015 - 9:47 AM
 
Temporary Road Closures during Funeral for Rabbi Lichtenstein

April 21, 2015 - 9:31 AM
 
Brandeis Commencement Speaker Leads Iran Cheerleader Squad

April 21, 2015 - 2:22 AM
 
US Warship Steaming to Head Off Iranian Supply Ships for Yemen

April 20, 2015 - 9:51 PM
 
Russian-Israeli Stabs Arab worker

April 20, 2015 - 6:58 PM
 
Netanyahu Warned Putin of Israeli Attacks on Weapons to Hezbollah [video]

April 20, 2015 - 6:34 PM
 
Netanyahu Expresses His Sorrow over Death of Rabbi Lichtenstein

April 20, 2015 - 2:45 PM
 
Israel’s UN Ambassador Calls Sexual Violence ‘Crime against Humanity’ [video]

April 20, 2015 - 2:31 PM
 
Saudi Arabia Posts Alert of Possible Terror Attack on Aramco and Malls

April 20, 2015 - 1:31 PM
 
Rivlin Gives Netanyahu Two More Weeks to Form New Government

April 20, 2015 - 12:58 PM
 
Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein Dies at Age 81

April 20, 2015 - 12:45 PM
 
‘Israeli Spies’ Get Life in Prison

April 20, 2015 - 12:44 PM
 
Netanyahu Meets With Children of Fallen Soldiers

April 20, 2015 - 12:07 PM
 
Haifa ‘War’ Continues: Factories Force Truck off Road

April 20, 2015 - 10:57 AM
 
Bennett Flexes Muscles and Threatens to Knock Out Coalition

April 20, 2015 - 9:22 AM
 
Former Chief Rabbi of Rome Dies Two weeks before 100th Birthday

April 20, 2015 - 7:36 AM
 
Egypt Destroys 285 Smuggling and Terror Tunnels in Three Months

April 20, 2015 - 7:21 AM
 
Khamenei Mocks Obama Officials’ Silly Bluffs’

April 20, 2015 - 12:26 AM
 
More PA Lobbying from the State Dept Briefing Room

April 19, 2015 - 11:49 PM
 
African Christians Slaughtered by ISIS-Affiliates

April 19, 2015 - 4:49 PM
 
PLO Targets Israeli Soccer Athletes

April 19, 2015 - 4:43 PM
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