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Yankee Come Home: Knesset Marks 100 Years of Jewish-American Involvement in Israel

During the day, an exhibition titled "Stripes, Stars and Magen David" will be launched in the Knesset's Chagall Hall.

MK Yehuda Glick is Waiting for America

MK Yehuda Glick is not yet able to formally enter the Knesset -- the USA has not yet revoked his US citizenship.

Communist MK at Committee on the Status of Women: ‘Our Society Lives in Fear’

The committee discussed possible courses of action in light of a recent study that showed Israelis in general have a low sense of personal security.

Netanyahu Reveals New Surprise: He’s Sephardic, Too

Prime Minister Netanyahu says a DNA test showed there are Sephardic roots in his family ancestry after historical research by his brother Ido, a writer.

Bank Leumi to Cut 10 Percent of Work Force

Bank Leumi plans to cut ten percent of its work force in a five-year reorganization plan submitted to Bank of Israel.

60 Arabs Arrested for Incitement to Violence on Facebook

IDF tells foreign news outlet dozens of Arab terrorists arrested for incitement to violence against Israel via posts on Facebook.

Coalition Agreement Signed With Yisrael Beytenu

Yisrael Beytenu chairman Avigdor Liberman to become Israel's new Defense Minister next week.

Another Hard Left Turn for BGU

BGU announced that it will be sponsoring a conference at the end of May featuring the highly controversial NGO, “Breaking the Silence.” This conference has a clear slant to the extreme Left.

Foreign Ministry Dir.Gen. Dore Gold Inaugurates Israeli Pavilion at World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul

Dr. Dore Gold cut the ribbon on the first Israel exhibit in five years at the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul.

IAA Plans to Excavate Judean Desert Caves, Save Scrolls from Robbers

The plan’s first excavation is currently underway in the Cave of the Skulls in Nahal Tse'elim, with the assistance of numerous volunteers.

Israeli Bus Attacked by Arabs in Jerusalem

Arabs stoned an Israeli bus as it passed by in Jerusalem, smashing the windshield.

Attacks on Jews at Ancient Cemetery Cause Israel to Beef Up Security

The new plan is intended to improve the personal safety of those ascending the mount and to prevent vandalism and desecration of the graves.

11 Rightwing Questions to Incoming Defense Minister Lieberman

We at the Jewish Press online came up with a list of issues we will be following up during the Lieberman administration at the Defense Ministry, and the reader is invited to add more items.

Palestinian Authority Rejects Direct Talks

The Palestinian Authority refuses to talk directly with Israel, relying on world leaders to intervene.

Body of ‘Jerusalem Bezeq Terrorist’ Returned to Family, Buried as an ‘Honored Martyr’

Police returned the body of the Bezeq technician-turned-terrorist who murdered a 60-year-old rabbi in the heart of Jerusalem. He was buried as a martyr.

On This Day in 1991, IDF Makes a Miracle With ‘Operation Solomon’

On May 24-25, 1991, Operation Solomon brought nearly 15,000 Ethiopian Jews home to Israel in the biggest operation of its kind ever recorded.

Israeli Elementary School Children Take Pictures from Edge of Space

A group of ambitious students and parents from Hod Hasharon last week shot a meteorological balloon 15 miles up, almost reaching the edge of the earth's atmosphere.

We Remember Eliahu ben Shaul Cohen, z’l, Legend of the Mossad

Intelligence from Mossad spy Eli Cohen helped Israel win the Six Day War.

Likud MK Miki Zohar Informs Netanyahu He’s Quitting

Likud MK Miki Zohar informed PM Netanyahu he intends to quit. A replacement is already waiting.

Netanyahu Tells Knesset He Wants ‘Broader Government,’ Herzog: Stop Zigzagging

Herzog did not explain how a 55% majority of the house can be considered "extremist" while the remaining 45% are the proverbial moderates.

IDF Hebron Soldier Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ to Manslaughter in Terrorist Death

IDF soldier Elor Azariya pleads not guilty to manslaughter charges after shooting an injured terrorist.

Ethiopian MK Meets Visiting African Women, Advocates Merging Israeli Tech with ‘Fertile African Soil’

Neguise told the delegation members, pointing out Israel's advanced capabilities in the fields of irrigation, desalination, solar energy, medicine, education and tourism.

Sanders Picks Pro-Palestinian Zogby for Democratic Platform Committee

Sanders will have a great deal of influence on the Democratic Party platform this year.

Netanyahu Ready to Go to Paris ‘Tomorrow’ for Direct 2-State Talks with Abbas

"Although we disagree as to the best way to reach peace, I appreciate your commitment to seek peace," Netanyahu told Valls.

Wounded IDF Officer Released from Hadassah Hospital

Roditi was injured in the face and head when multiple bombs blew up at the Hizmeh checkpoint.

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