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Eight Is Not Enough: History of the Ancient Candles in Israel

13 Kislev 5776 – November 25, 2015
The Hanukkah commandment is to light the candles at the front door, or in a window overlooking the street, so they may be seen by passersby, as an announcement of the miracle.

Gunfire in Hebron

A car was hit near the Tomb of the Patriarchs.

Obama and Hollande Commit to Destroying ‘Radical Terrorism’ of ISIS

Hollande and Obama committed to defeating radical terrorism of ISIS, but neither mentioned the word "Islam."

12 Dead in Terror Attack on Tunisia’s Presidential Guard

13 Kislev 5776 – November 24, 2015
The presidential guard in Tunisia came under attack on Tuesday in a blast that left 12 people dead.

Court Bans ‘Breaking the Silence’ NGO Lecture in Be’er Sheva

Local right wing groups planned to demonstrate in front of the pub and police were afraid that the event would develop into violent confrontations.

Arab Families Are Learning: Terrorists’ Glory Doesn’t Fill Their Bellies

Families of Arab terrorists are beginning to feel the pinch as Israeli measures against terror start to take hold.

Wounded Hostages, Children in Northern France near Belgian Border

Local news outlets reported children were among the hostages at a local gas station in Roubaix. .

Report: IAF Attacked Assad, Hezbollah Outpost

The Qalamun Mountains, near the Lebanese border, are a major transit area for the Hezbollah fighters and their logistical equipment moving to and from Syria.

IDF Field Commanders Complain Overzealous Investigators Quash Military Effectiveness

“Let them experiencing the feeling, let him go through a disturbance, then we’ll see them launching an investigation.”

Road Terror in Samaria Shooting Attack Near Beit El

Israeli drivers were being ambushed by Arab sniper fire Tuesday near the Samaria Jewish community of Beit El. No injuries were reported.

Britain Warns Turkish Airspace Incident ‘Very Serious’ as Russian Pilot Killed

The gravity of the situation between Turkey and Russia is growing by the hour; NATO is to meet about the incident, but both Russian pilots are dead.

Putin Accuses Turkey of ‘Stab in the Back’

Russian President Vladimir Putin is furious after Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet; he accused Ankara of a "stab in the back."

The Maccabeats’ Latest Chanukah Tune is a Real Sizzler! [video]

The Maccabeats a capella singing group has come up with another sizzler of a tune, this one even offering a perfect recipe for Chanukah.

Israeli Bio-Bee Providing 600 Million Predatory Mites to Colombian Farmers

Their price is higher than their weight in gold, selling for thousands of dollars for a few grams.

ISIS Spooks Young French Jews into Visiting Israel

The number of French Jews who visited Israel on the Birthright program more than doubled this year to 2,500.

Netanyahu to U.S.: Green Light for ‘Settlers’ in Return for ‘Good Will’ [video]

Netanyahu, for the first time, wants something concrete from Obama before offering more "good will" to the Palestinian Authority.

Turkey Downs Russian Jet on Syrian-Turkish Border

In October, NATO announced it was removing its Patriot air defense system from Turkey, despite protests from the Turkish government.

Open Rebellion: Israeli State Attorneys Refuse to Obey Justice Minister Shaked

Justice Minister Shaked wants to enhance control of the legislative and executive branches over judiciary decisions—a democratizing direction.

Ramming Attack at Tapuach Junction, 4 Injured

The wounded were IDF soldiers and Border Police.

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