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Pres. Rivlin Meets in State Visit with Pope Francis at Vatican

President Reuven Rivlin met with Pope Francis on Thursday in an official visit to the Vatican.

French Investigators Rule ‘No Evidence’ Yasser Arafat Murdered

A panel of French judges has ruled there is no evidence that former PLO chairman Yasser Arafat was murdered.

Knesset Approves Budget in 1st Voting Round as Shas Threatens to Pull Support

Deri threatened that should the issue of zero VAT on essential products not be resolved by the following voting round, his party, Shas, would oppose the budget.

Upgraded Counter Terrorism Bill Passes First Knesset Reading

An upgraded counter terrorism law has passed its first reading Thursday in the Knesset plenum.

Unique 1,800-Year-Old Sarcophagus Found at Ashkelon Building Site

An extremely rare sarcophagus has been uncovered at a building site in Ashkelon.

Father of Naftali Bennett, Jim Bennett, 73, Passes Away

Jim Bennett, 73, father of Education Minister Naftali Bennett, has passed away in Haifa.

IAF Strikes Hamas in Gaza After Gunfire on Netiv Ha’Asara

Israeli fighter pilots bombed a Hamas military post in northern Gaza at dawn on Thursday.

Sen Cotton in Israel: ‘It Isn’t Over ‘Til the Votes are Counted’

Sen. Cotton sounds confident there is much more that can be done to protect us all from the Nuclear Iran Deal.

Shemitah Doomsday Predictions, Blood Moons, Happy 5776!

Jewish agricultural laws aren’t necessarily something the rest of the world easily becomes fixated on, but lately the word “Shemitah” has been popping up frequently in Google searches.

Israeli Budget Passes First Reading 57 – 53

The Knesset passed its first reading for the 2015-2016 budget by a vote of 57 to 53.

Arab Terrorist Shot Near Rachel’s Tomb in Bethlehem

The Israeli police shot him before he threw his bomb at them.

Update: Gaza Gunfire Hits Israeli House

Shortly before 7 PM, sniper fire originating from Gaza hit a home in the Israeli town of Netiv Ha'asara.

UNRWA Teacher in Jordan Promotes Hatred of Jews on Facebook

A teacher at an UNRWA school in Jordan includes a Jewish blood libel cartoon on his Facebook account.

Secular Leftists Applaud New Hareidi Minister

"I, Yaakov Litzman, pledge…to be faithful to the government of Israel and to its laws."

President Rivlin Flies to the Vatican

Pope Francis invited the President of Israel for his first official visit to the Vatican.

Netanyahu May Allow Soldiers to Shoot at Terrorists

Another rash of life-threatening firebombing and rock-throwing attacks has prompted Israel to think twice about abandoning soldiers and civilians as sitting ducks.

Government Decides not to Abandon Gush Etzion Memorial Park

Pressure from Gush Etzion leaders has convinced Ya'alon to authorize a site in memory of last year's three kidnap-murder victims.

Israeli Beekeepers Help Make New Year Sweeter for President and First Lady

(JERUSALEM) - Beekeepers from across Israel delivered their honey products to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week in light of a festive event held...

Three Opposition MKs Resign to Pursue More Exciting Careers

It's apparently a little boring sitting in the opposition.

Update: Missing Teen Found Safe, Police Thank Israeli Public

Police report that 16-year-old Hagit Prezberg of Petach Tikva has been found safe.

Netanyahu’s Grandfather’s Tombstone Smashed in Mount of Olives Arab Desecration

Arab vandals smashed and burned tombstones, bushes and trees in the ancient Mount of Olives cemetery Tuesday night.

Tel Aviv Restaurant Breaks Down Boundaries Between Eating Out and at Home

Bringing your own sandwich to a restaurant would appear as the height of chutzpah, but not any more—at least not at Lunchbox...

US Says It Doesn’t Even Know How Many Americans Live in West Bank

State Dept, seems surprised when being told how many Americans live in Judea and Samaria.

Gal Hirsch at Vortex of War between Right and Left, Old and New

When Minister Erdan introduced Brig. Gen. (Res.) Gal Hirsch as his pick for the next Israeli police commissioner, his decision provoked angry reactions from several segments of the Israeli public.

Agreement Reached Between Netanyahu and Arab MKs On Integration Plan For Israeli-Arabs

Opposition MK Avigdor Liberman strongly criticized Netanyahu for making the agreement.

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