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First Cousins Reunite at Yad Vashem for the First Time

After three-quarters of a century, a phone call changed the lives of two people who thought they were alone in the world.

Joint Azeri-Israeli Presidential Fund Supports Local Jewish Education

PM Netanyahu revealed in a speech in Baku that Israel jointly funds Jewish education with the president of Azerbaijan, and his predecessor.

Thousands Demonstrate in Jerusalem to Prevent Evacuation of Amona

Thousands of Israelis gather in Jerusalem to call on the government to prevent the evacuation of Amona.

Israel Police to Expand Use of Body Cameras

Israel Police will increase use of body cameras, something that is being used more often in the U.S. as well.

Trump Announces ExxonMobile CEO Rex Tillerson for Secy of State

Bill Gates, James Baker and a host of others applauded the choice of Rex Tillerson for Secy of State but GOP senators are wary.

How Much Do Israelis Make? What Do They Get for their Money?

If you were looking for proof that money don't buy everything, we were glad to provide it. Come to Israel, where you'll make a little less, buy a little less and live longer.

Shas Interior Minister Deri Wants UN to Intervene on Aleppo

Shas Interior Minister Aryeh Deri wants to convene the UN Security Council on the fall of Aleppo.

Former ISIS Sex Slaves Receive Sakharov Prize

Sakharov's life inspired several prizes named after him. He worked with his Jewish wife, Yelena Bonner (1923 –2011), who wrote frequently on Russia and human rights.

Terror Attack Averted at Qalandia Checkpoint

The armed woman began screaming Allahu Akbar after failing to run the guards over.

Knesset Passes Law Requiring Representation of Haredim, Olim, in Civil Service

Proper representation legislation in recent years has used affirmative action to boost public sectors whose presence in the civil service does not represent their share of the population.

Anonymous Tip Helps Jewish Dealer’s Estate Recover Two Dutch Masters from German Auction

In both cases, the sellers agreed to return the works in 'amicable discussions,' according to the Max Stern Foundation.

New Exhibition Shows Poland Using Jewish Gravestones to Build Walls, Sidewalks, Playgrounds

Numerous signs suggest the current Polish government is attempting to rewrite its role in World War II and the Holocaust.

Israel Conserves Seal of Sultan Abdul Hamid II, Builder of the Jaffa Clock Tower

The familiar seal of sultan Abdul Hamid II, builder of Jaffa's clock tower, is once again on display on the city’s famous landmark.

Shaked: PA Must Remove Anti-Semitic Law Sentencing to Death Arabs Selling Land to Jews

Shaked said the sellers would have received 'very high returns' for their land. 'They would have been compensated very well. But they're afraid to sell because of the threat of the death penalty.'

Update: Rocket Alert – Southern Negev

The Rocket Alert went off at 8:03 AM on Tuesday for the Southern Negev region.
Holocaust survivors memorial, Yad Vashem, Jerusalem.

Miraculous Family Reunion to Take Place at Yad Vashem

Neither side of the family knew anyone from the other side had survived the Holocaust!

Report: Trump Team Searching for Embassy Site in Jerusalem

US President-elect Trump has reportedly sent an advance team to search for a Jerusalem site for an embassy.

British PM Stands Firm on Support for Israel as ‘Remarkable Country’

British PM Theresa May expressed unmitigated support for the Jewish State in her address at a CFI luncheon.

‘Mighty’ Adir F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets Arrive Home at Nevatim Air Base

Two shining new 'Adir' F-35 stealth fighter jets arrived in Israel, welcomed with maximum ceremonies.

State of Ohio Approves Anti-BDS Law

The Ohio state legislature has passed a law prohibiting the state from signing contracts with BDS companies.

Death Toll Rises in Istanbul Bombings

Dozens of Turkish police officers died in twin suicide bombing attacks in Istanbul this weekend.

President Rivlin Receives Credentials from Turkey’s Ambassador to Israel

Turkey's new envoy to Israel officially presented his credentials to President Rivlin in Jerusalem.

Netanyahu, Bennett, Mandelblit, Agree on Alternative, Bigger Land for Amona Evacuees

Bennett said: 'We succeeded in keeping the residents of Amona on the mountain as well as achieved the strategic Regulation Act last week.'

Dershowitz: ‘Netanyahu Wisely Enhanced his Ties with Russia’

'I always support the residing president,' Dershowitz said. 'I have a hope that in 2020 I will enthusiastically vote for Donald Trump. I hope he will do a great job as president.'

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