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On Tuesday, July 9, at 10:15, a car bomb exploded in the center of Shi'ite-populated Dahiya, Beirut's southernmost neighborhood.

Israel Blamed for Beirut Blast, but Al Qaeda Takes the Credit

16 Kislev 5774 – November 19, 2013
A double bombing next to the Iranian embassy in Hezbollah-controlled Beirut Tuesday morning deepens the divide in Lebanon between pro and anti-Syrian parties.

High Court Issues Death Knell for Homes in Six Yesha Communities

The Israeli Supreme Court on Monday backed a Peace Now petition and scolded the government for not having destroyed homes in six Jewish communities...

X-Factor Judge to Visit Israel and May Choose to Be a Jew

The expected birth of a boy to Jewess Lauren Silverman and her Roman Catholic boyfriend and X-Factor Judge Simon Cowell has prompted him to...

Brandeis U Severs Ties with Al Quds over Defense of Pro-Nazi Demo

It wasn't the Nazi-like demonstration at Al-Quds, it was Sari Nusseibeh's blaming "extremist Jews" for starting a "vilification campaign" against the Arab university that severed the bond.

PA Hit-and-Run Attack Injures Two on Road to Maaleh Adumim

A Palestinian Authority escaped a checkpoint inspection and tried to run down a soldier and guards on the road from Maaleh Adumim to Jerusalem...

Committee Recommends Another Leftist, Anti-Settlements AG

Jewish Home MK Orit struk says Nitzan is known for his hostility to Jewish life in Judea and Samaria.

800 Young Russian Jews at Jerusalem Limmud FSU Festival

The festival marked the 90th birthday of President Shimon Peres, and the 100th birthday of late Prime Minster Menachem Begin.

Resolved: Tom Friedman NOT God’s Gift to Honest Journalism

Originally published at Legal Insurrection. The featured image of Thomas Friedman above comes from a talk he gave about many of the marvels of modern...

Netanyahu Dares Abbas to Address Knesset

Netanyahu played one-up on Abbas Monday, inviting to speak at the Knesset. A reciprocal invitation from Abbas for the Prime Minister to speak in Ramallah is not likely.

Showcase ‘Price Tag’ Indictments Turn Out to Be a Witch Hunt

A court has thrown out “showcase” indictments against supposed “price tag” vandals, two weeks after judges acquitted Lieberman, raising questions of a witch hunt against the right wing.

Kerry Postpones Next Trip to Israel

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told reporters Monday he is postponing what was supposed to be a visit to Israel and the Palestinian...

Iran Unveils Drone that Can Reach Israel – or Is It Photoshop?

16 Kislev 5774 – November 18, 2013
Never underestimate Iran’s technology. Never underestimate Iran’s capability to lie. It claims it has a drone that can reach Israel. And if is true, an expert suggests to The Jewish Press, “So what?

Office Depot’s Israel Branch at End of the Road, Closes All Stores

The Israeli branch of Office Depot has run out of bankruptcy-saving proposals, and a court on Monday authorized liquidators to lay off all 780...

Netanyahu Offers U.N. Interpreter a Job in Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Monday there will always be a job waiting in Israel for a United Nations interpreter caught wondering aloud at...

Abbas Backs Off Threats on Ending Talks with Israel

Palestinian Authority  chairman Mahmoud Abbas, undoubtedly under pressure from the Obama administration, has backed off his latest threat to halt the American-led direct talks...

Rabbi Metzger Arrested, Gives Israel Black Eye under Black Hat

“He is innocent until proven guilty” is one expression. “Where there is smoke, there is fire,” is another. Rabbi Metzger has been arrested for pocketing money for charities. That is not holy smoke.

Arab MK Attacks Bill Supporting IDF Veterans

MK Ahmad Tibi used graphic language—as he has been known to do—in attacking Likud-Beiteinu MK Yariv Levin. During a debate at the Knesset The Labor...

FT Scorns Israel’s ‘Rhetoric’ against Iran Deal

Israel would be better off acting on its own, without the deadweight of American support.

Al Qaeda Terrorist Planned Biological Attacks in Israel and Jordan

A biological attack on Israel as far back as three years ago was a lot closer than anyone had imagined. Authorities revealed Sunday the Al Qaeda organizer of a plot has been in custody for three years.

Soldier Decorated for Catching Terrorist Who Killed Soldier on Bus

15 Kislev 5774 – November 17, 2013
IDF officers Sunday awarded Second Lt. Yitzchak Maimon, of the religious Netzach Yehuda unit of the Kfir Brigade, for stopping and arresting the 16-year-old...

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