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Pope Francis to Visit in Israel in May

Pope Francis will make his first official visit to Israel for only 48 hours in late May, Israel media reported Thursday. The trip is scheduled...

Israeli Researcher: Chewing Gum Cause of Migraines in Teens

"Every doctor knows that overuse of the TMJ will cause headaches."

IRS Tax Regulations Prompt Olim to Revoke American Citizenship

A get-tough IRS policy on Americans living abroad has encouraged some Americans living abroad, including “olim” in Israel, to revoke their American citizenship, the...

Court Suspends Rabbis’ Order to Require Woman to Allow Son’s Brit

Israel’s Supreme Court has suspended a Rabbinical Court (Beit Din) order that a woman in divorce proceedings allow her baby son, now one year...

Lieberman Party to Ditch Likud in Next Elections

Israel Beiteinu Party Secretary MK Faina Kirschenbaum said that this was a done deal.

Arab MK Tibi Makes a Storm Out of Cup of Tea Thrown at Him

A Be’er Sheva area man threw a lukewarm cup of hot tea in the face of MK Ahmed Tibi on Thursday during the legislator’s...

IDF Kills Terrorist Who Was Part of PA ‘Security Force’

Israeli soldiers killed a terrorist who also was a member of the Palestinian Authority “security force” and opened fire on them during an arrest...

Israeli Mother Going to Supreme Court over Son’s Circumcision

A mother in Israel has appealed to the country’s Supreme Court a rabbinical court ruling requiring her to circumcise her son. In her appeal filed...

El Al Rabbi Alienates Passengers with Loudspeaker Traveler’s Prayer

My first reaction to this story was: El Al has its own rabbi?

Dead Gaza BDS Advocate Sought Israeli Medical Care

Yet another hypocrite who directed the world to sever ties with Israel until the moment he needed what Israel had to offer. And Israel provided even Sarraj with its best medical care. #BDSFail #ApartheidFail

AG will Not Appeal FM Liberman’s Acquittal

The Attorney General, Yehuda Weinstein, has decided not to appeal Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman's acquittal. Liberman was unanimously acquitted on November 6, after being hounded...

Israel Slowly Recovering From Epic Snowstorm

JERUSALEM – A week after a massive pre-winter rain and snowstorm struck Israel, large portions of the country, including Jerusalem and its environs, are still struggling to return to normal daily life.

Adult and Child Injured in Arab Stone Throwing Attack

The snowballs are gone and the rocks are back. An adult and child were lightly injured from shattered glass after their car was hit by...

Israel to Renew Flight to Turkey

After a half decade hiatus due to security disagreements, Israel is set to resume Israeli flights to Turkey in Summer 2014. Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz...

6 Months Community Service to Rabbi Motti Elon for Sex Abuse

The judge said Elon's behavior was "illegitimate" – even according to his own stated standards.

ASA Leader Justifies Israel Boycott Saying ‘One Has to Start Somewhere’

Curtis Marez is a dolt because he couldn't help revealing his Jew hatred.

Shushed and Booed, Podhoretz Walks Out on 92 St. Y Panel

Maybe the moderator should have "reined in" the emotions when the audience was booing and "enraged" - her words - by Podhoretz's defense of Israel from J Street's blaming Israel for the academic boycott.

2 Liberal Orthodox Rabbis Warring over Flipping Fuse on Stormy Shabbat

A "Beit Hillel" rabbi reported his decision to turn on the electricity on a frozen Shabbat morning, only to be attacked by a "Tzohar" rabbi from his neck of the (snowy) woods.

Haredi Torah Says Battle against Draft ‘A War of Life and Death’

The Lithuanian Council of Torah Sages and the Hasidic Council of Torah Sages organized two protests in Bnei Brak and Jerusalem Monday against a...

Train Mows Down 14 Camels in Negev

A train on the Dimona-Be’er Sheva line in the Negev didn't see the 14 camels on the tracks.

Singing Haredi Brothers’ Star Keeps Rising (Video)

The Haredi Gat Brothers, Aryeh and Gil, have become the first act named to the semi-finals of the popular new Israeli talent show “Rising...

Knesset Bill Aims at Google to Pay Royalties on Israeli Content

Google will have to pay 7 percent on revenue from Israeli Internet content that is copyrighted if the Knesset approves a bill submitted by...

Israeli Planes Fly over Southern Lebanon after Murder of Soldier

Lebanese media reported that Israeli warplanes carried out surveillance flights over southern Lebanon in Tuesday, as Lebanese, United Nations and Israeli officials try to...

Podhoretz Storms Off 92nd Street Y Stage in Spat with J Street

See Shushed and Booed, Podhoretz Walks Out on 92 St. Y Panel for a better informed version of this story. Commentary editor John Podhoretz stormed off...

Israel Loses Case to Gag Witness in Bank of China Terror Trial

An American family, whose son was killed in a suicide attack in Israel, has won its argument in a U.S. court against the Netanyahu...

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