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Kenyan-Born Lonah Chemtai to Represent Israel in Rio Marathon

Chemtai grew up in a village in western Kenya, where she says the natural conditions for running are better than in Israel, with its heavy humidity in the summer.

El Al Dropped Flights to Spanish City that Adopted Pro-BDS Motion

ACOM, a Madrid-based, pro-Israel group which is fighting the boycott campaign against Israel in Spain, blamed Santiago’s far-left ruling party of running the city “ineptly.”

Final Lavi Trainer Aircraft Delivered to Israel

The Israeli Air Force is now the world’s largest user of the Italian M-346 aircraft.

Security Forces Thwart Major Arms Smuggling Attempt from Jordan

Shin Bet and the Israel Police seized 20 nine- millimeter handguns, five M-16 assault rifles, various parts for automatic weapons, and optical equipment during a smuggling attempt on July 20, 2016.

Israel and Guinea Announce Diplomatic Relations for the First Time

Netanyahu promised that another African country will also announce renewal of diplomatic relations with Israel in the next few days.

Jerusalem Mayor to Avoid Thursday’s Pride Parade While Securing Its Path

No one is allowed to stand where the parade is going, the sidewalks will be kept deserted by heavy police guard.

Shots at IDF Post near Lebanon Border

One IDF soldier was injured from a shrapnel that was blocked by his dog tag.

Gush Etzion Stabber Dies of Wounds

The terrorist was shot after stabbing 2 soldiers on Monday.

$2.8 billion invested in Israel in first half of 2016

'The industry is hard at work and the investors are still in the game.' -- Ofer Sela, partner in KPMG Somekh Chaikin's technology group.

After Filibuster Knesset Passes ‘Dismissal Law’ Empowering It to Oust Sitting MK

The new law is all but tailor-made for the inequities of one MK — the vociferous Haneen Zoabi (Joint Arab List).

Turkish Government Fires Tens of Thousands After Coup Attempt

The purge of civil service workers and officials by the Turkish government continues in the wake of last week's attempted coup.

Dawabsheh Clan Burns another Home in Duma Village

There was a feeble attempt on the part of the PA Arabs to blame the "settlers" for the fire, but a preliminary investigation showed it was a villager-on-villager arson.

300 Bereaved Children Fly Balloons in Colors of French Flag

Hundreds of children from the OneFamily foundation's summer camp fly balloons in solidarity with their counterparts from the terror attack in Nice, France.

Major Weapons Haul, 2 Arrests by IDF in Jordan Valley

Israeli security personnel arrest two terror fugitives as they flee after a weapons cache is uncovered in the Jordan Valley.

IDF Denies Arab 13-yr-old Killed by IDF

Israeli forces used stun and gas grenades in clashes with Arab attackers; a Ramallah hospital claims a teen was killed.

Gaza Arab Infiltrates Israel’s Southern Border

It is not yet clear why an Arab citizen of Gaza left the region and crossed the border into Israel.

Iran Negotiating Sale of Heavy Water to Russia, Enriched Uranium May Be Included

The Iranians have recently sold 32 tons of heavy water to the US.

After Losing An Eye, First Responder Recounts Harrowing Struggle With Armed Terrorist

Gilboa, who had served in the elite Sayeret Matkal unit described that harrowing morning.

Netanyahu Tells Knesset Inquiry of his Suspected Corruption ‘a Lot of Hot Air’ [video]

"I ask all those who are asking questions and those who may have hope in their hearts: don't hurry to have suits made. Stop the tailors."

One Third of Public Complaints to Israel’s Ombudsman ‘Justified’

"At the Israel Postal Company, for instance, some 69 percent of the complaints were found to be justified."

Tuesday 223 American Olim Made Israel their Home

The 223 newcomers include Jews from 17 US states and two Canadian provinces, former servicemen from three different US Armed Forces units, families of all sizes, and young professionals.

Israeli Police Arrest PA Arab for Planning Attack in Jerusalem’s Old City

The man was previously on the Temple Mount in 2004 after he attempted to stab a police officer at the holy site.

Secret Document Shows Iran Can Restart Uranium Enrichment in 2027 [video]

Republicans on the Hill would start voicing their loud objections to Obama's assessment once they realize that Iran could go back to working on a bomb in 10 years.

Hebrew U’s Dr. Yosef Buganim Honored for Stem Cell Research Breakthroughs

A top Israeli medical scientist receives an award for work that may help women with placenta problems give birth to healthy children.

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