Most of the Arab countries felt the resolution was over the top, but had no choice but to support it, lest they be seen as not favoring the Palestinian Authority which pushed it.
A Jewish suspect has been arrested in the Yom Kippur hate crime against a synagogue in the Katamon neighborhood of Jerusalem.
Speaking on the eve of Sukkot, President Rivlin said, "The festivals of Israel all highlight the inextricable bond between our people and our land, and no forum or body in the world can come and deny the connection between the Jewish people, the Land of Israel and Jerusalem."
There have been 15 Jewish Nobel Prize winners in the Literature category
UN secretary general’s special advisor on sport Wilfried Lemke has been lobbying on behalf of Rajoub, and sent FIFA a letter advising that all Jewish life in Judea and Samaria is illegal, which includes Jewish soccer teams.
The vast majority of respondents said staying closed or open on Shabbat should be left to them to decide, while 19% preferred that the decision be enforced by the authorities.
More than a dozen new babies were born in Haifa's Carmel Medical Center on Yom Kippur. Mazel Tov!
Paramedics with Magen David Adom were very busy during Yom Kippur.
Anti-Semitism reared its ugly head in the heart of the holy city on the holiest day of the Jewish year.
Kerry responded by saying the Administration has not yet made its decision on this matter — which is probably what he would have said if he didn't want an Obama anti-Israel move to hit the news before the election.
Hundreds of Israelis gathered across the country on Monday to pray for the welfare of their Syrian neighbors the night before the holiest day of the Jewish year, Yom Kippur.
Arad was lost on a mission over Lebanon, captured by the Shiite group Amal and handed over to the Hezbollah.
A Jewish teen was detained late Monday night, allegedly near the gate to the Temple Mount.
Brooklyn DA Ken Thompson passed away Sunday after a struggle with cancer.
A Jewish professor of economics has won half of this year's Nobel Prize in Economics.
The pre-Yom Kippur practice of using a live chicken for the "kapparot" ritual was banned in three Israeli cities this year.
The new Israel Police chaplain heads a yeshiva devoted to finding halachic ways for observant Jews to serve with the force.
Jews again hear the little bells on the hem of the High Priest's garment as he enters the Holy Temple of Jerusalem...
"My son loved everyone, he was a joyful boy," the bereaved mother of an Israeli Air Force pilot told President Reuven Rivlin.
Nearly two dozen international members of parliament will arrive in Jerusalem to celebrate its liberation at a conference during Sukkot.