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Eight Students in Jerusalem’s Famed Mir Yeshiva Hospitalized with Measles; Everyone in Building Immunized

Medical teams arrived at the yeshiva on Tuesday morning to immunize everyone in the building, with and without medical insurance.

Report: Bennett to Support Secular Mayoral Candidate Against Liberman’s Pick

The split within the Haredi factions in last Tuesday's vote also makes it possible for several Haredi city council-members elect to endorse Berkovitch next round.

The Shabbat Project and Echoes of Shabbat Candles Under the Inquisition

This week, as we light our candles or oil for the Shabbat-felt-around-the-world, may we remember how fortunate we are to be able to do so in freedom and pure joy.

A Slap in Abbas’ Face as US Eliminates Eastern Jerusalem Consulate for PA Residents

Meanwhile, President Trump had sent a personal envoy to Chairman Abbas, behind Kushner's and Greenblatt's backs: Ronald Lauder, heir to the Estée Lauder Companies and president of the World Jewish Congress.

Terror Balloon Discovered on Jerusalem’s Emek Refaim Street

Sappers neutralized the balloon and collected evidence from the site.

2000 Year Old Hebrew Inscription Mentions Jerusalem’s Full Name

Also discovered: a first century CE coffin cover, with the Hebrew inscription "Son of the High Priest."

State Department: No ‘Jerusalem, Israel’ on US passports

The Trump administration may be withholding recognition of Israel’s capital on passports for the time being because of its much-anticipated Mideast peace plan.

Merkel at Yad Vashem: ‘It Is Germany’s Responsibility to Remember the Holocaust’

Merkel denied that she had conditioned her visit to Israel on the Netanyahu government not carrying out the evacuation of the illegal Bedouin settlement Khan al-Ahmar.

Trigger Warning: US National Security Adviser John Bolton Says There is No Palestinian State

"It’s not a state now. It does not meet the customary international [law] test of statehood. It doesn’t control defined boundaries. It doesn’t fulfill the normal functions of government. There are a whole host of reasons why it’s not a state."

If Recognized by Israel, Kosovo Would Open Embassy in Jerusalem

According to a 2011 Census, 95.6% of the population of Kosovo are Muslim.

Zion Is Weeping: Thousands Attend Ari Fuld’s Funeral

"Who else could stand up to a terrorist, pull out a gun, jump over a fence and shoot the terrorist so that he won't harm others?"

Police Arrest Jew who Blew Shofar on Temple Mount on Rosh Hashana

Puah managed to sneak his shofar into the Temple Mount compound and kept blowing it until he was arrested.

Pence Pushed Paraguay to Keep Embassy in Jerusalem

"The Vice President strongly encouraged President Abdo Benitez to follow through with Paraguay’s previous commitment to move the embassy."

New Perspective: Philippines President Now Says Hitler Was ‘Insane’

Duterte also said despots who show their insanity "should be disposed of at the first instance."

High Court Orders Israel to Permit Entry of Hamas Family Members for Medical Treatment

Hamas is holding Israeli citizens captive while sending Hamas family members to Israel for medical treatment.

Orthodox Businessmen Launching ‘Jews Only’ Housing Project in Arab Neighborhood

The reported cost of each luxury 1,335 sq. ft., 5-room apartment, will be only one million shekel – $276,000.

Hebron Arab Smuggled Knife into Jerusalem to Kill a Yarmulke Wearing Jew

His plan was to locate a suitable victim, pepper-spray him, then stab him in the neck or back when he couldn't defend himself.

Bishop Gayle Harris Lies Again, This Time Disregarding Topography, Gravity

The 3-year-old's rubber ball would have to roll over the wall that surrounds the entire compound. That's some rubber ball.

Binyamin Politician Interrogated for Forcing Open Road to Jerusalem Blocked by Red Tape

The purpose of the new road is to connect all the Arab neighborhoods and villages of eastern Jerusalem to the downtown area, making them part of a cohesive, unified city.
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Haredim Appeal to High Court Against Police Excessive Use of Skunk Water

"Imagine taking a chunk of rotting corpse from a stagnant sewer, placing it in a blender and spraying the filthy liquid in your face."

2,000 Year Old Golden Earring Discovered in City of David

The earring will be on display for the general public at the City of David's annual archeological conference. “Whoever wore it belonged to Jerusalem's upper class.”

Police Brutality in Arrests of 20 Rightwing Activists for Protesting Jerusalem Gay Parade

According to attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir, police used a blacklist to detain activists.

Jerusalem Municipality Approves US Embassy Expansion Plan

The approved changes will expand the work and activity areas of the Embassy and allow more US employees to operate from Jerusalem.

Quietly, Netanyahu Approves Renovations of Kotel Mixed Prayer Plaza

All we need now are actual Reform and Conservative Jews to show up once the plaza is renovated.

Latest Fatwa: Arabs Forbidden to Run for Jerusalem Mayor or Vote in Elections

Theoretically, an Arab candidate for Mayor of Jerusalem should have a clear path to the job – should he be able to maximize the support of eligible Arab voters.

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