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Yityish Aynaw, a 21 year old Ethiopian, won Israel's 2013 national beauty pageant.

Obama to Dine with Miss Israel

3 Nisan 5773 – March 13, 2013
Life often changes fast. Miss Israel was orphaned in Ethiopia and was brought to Israel. She worked in a dress shop until she was crowned. Next week, she will dine with Obama at Peres’ official home.

Former ZOA President Jacques Torczyner Dies at the Age of 98

Jacques Torczyner, a former president of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) and a leader in the Zionist movement in the United States and...

Assad’s Rockets Kill EU Diplomat on Humanitarian Mission

A European Union policy officer whose group was giving humanitarian aid to victims of Syrian President Bashar Assad’s suppression of rebels was killed by...
Dr. Yousef Jabareen, who holds major academic positions in Israel, accuses the Jewish state of apartheid.

Israeli Arabs Launch ‘Israeli Apartheid Week’

Event organizers are young Arab activists who are members of the local branch of the BDS movement.

Gilad Shalit Signs Pollard Petition

Freed Israeli soldier Gilad Shalit joined the call on President Obama to release spy-for-Israel Jonathan Pollard. On Monday, Shalit signed an online petition asking...
Boycotted by Obama: These students at the Ariel University Center of Samaria will not be welcome alongside the rest of Israel's university students at the U.S. president's speech.

Obama Boycotting the Knesset and Ariel University

This is what presidential contempt feels like. Let's all get used to it.
24 year old Sudanese refugee Mohammed Fadoul, one of the four suspects arrested for raping a young girl at a high school dance, being escorted by police in the Jerusalem District Court, May 10, 2012.

Israeli Father Beats an African Rapist Unconscious

The neighborhoods of south Tel Aviv have been infested with illegal migrants from East Africa.
U.S. President Barack Obama

US Arabs: Obama Blames Israel, Congress for Slacking Peace Progress

Arab Americans who met with Obama said he blamed the Israeli government for refusing to make concessions, blamed the U.S. congress for providing cover to the Israeli government, and he planned to bring an additional $500 million in aid for the PA.

Lapid Holds Up Coalition, But Rumors Fly that an Alternative Coalition Might Be Forming

With just days left until the coalition deadline, any of these rumors and leaks could be true.

Rare Discovery of 3,500-Year-Old Donkey in Israel

2 Nisan 5773 – March 12, 2013
At about the same time the Jewish people were slaves in Egypt, a young donkey was sacrificed in what is now Israel and was placed under a house. In a rare discovery, Archaeologists found the skeleton.

Koch Leaves Most of His Estate to His Nephews

Approximately $3 million of the estimated $11 million estate of former New York City Mayor Ed Koch was signed over to his three nephews,...
Samuel Rosenstein, of Columbus Torah Academy, sliding into home plate.

The Jewish World Series: Home Run for Unison

The need for such a Shabbat-considerate tournament came up last winter, when the basketball team of Houston’s Beren Academy had reached the semifinals, only to become the center of a national controversy.

Peres Tells EU Parliament, ‘Europe Has Divorced Its Past’

President Shimon Peres told the European Union Parliament Tuesday, “In the past thousand years, more Jews lived in Europe than in any other continent....

IDF Releases Names of Helicopter Crash Victims

The two reservist pilots who died in the crash of their Cobra helicopter overnight are Maj. Erez Flexer, 31 of Haifa and  Lt. Col....
Quinoa

Quinoa for Passover: Kashrut Debate or Power Struggle?

Star K says quinoa is kosher for Passover. The OU says it is not, and once again the principle of keeping a mitzvah is getting lost in the argument over who is in charge.
From the left: Anat Hoffman, MK Stav Shaffir MK Tamar Zandberg, and Leslie Sachs wearing prayer shawls at the Western Wall, March 12, 2013.

Female MKs Prayed with Women of the Wall, No Arrests this Time

Some 30 percent of the women were Israeli Modern Orthodox.

Israel Creating Virtual Embassies in Middle East

Israel is utilizing new media technology to developing innovative ways to extend hands of friendship to countries in a volatile Middle East. “We are exploring...

Judge Throws Out Jewish Lawyer’s Bid to Ban Jews from Jury

Frederick H. Cohn, Abdel Hameed Shehadeh, terror, Muslim,Jew

Report: Mossad Wiretapped Abbas’ Tunis Office in 1993

The Mossad wiretapped the Tunis office of Mahmoud Abbas, now chairman of the Palestinian Authority, shortly before the signing of the Oslo Accords in...

Hamas Re-Working Its Image to Pressing US to Remove Terror Label

Hamas is trying to re-work its image as a terrorist organization to convince the United States and the European Union remove it from the...

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