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Lag B’Omer Rocket Attack on Southern Israel

May 26, 2016 - 12:46 AM
 
Supreme Court Wants Interior Ministry to Explain Why Reform Converts Aren’t Recognized by the State

May 25, 2016 - 9:09 PM
 
Israelis to Get ‘Happy’ at Pharrell Williams Concert in Rishon Lezion

May 25, 2016 - 8:59 PM
 
36 Advocacy Groups Demand Action at UC Irvine after Anti-Semitic Protest

May 25, 2016 - 6:32 PM
 
2 Israeli Companies Bioprint Stem Cell-Derived Tissues

May 25, 2016 - 6:14 PM
 
New York Man Arrested for Trying to Support ISIS, Said Beheading Videos ‘Kept Him Motivated’

May 25, 2016 - 4:40 PM
 
Abandoned Car on Highway 5 Was Checked for Explosives But Found to be Stolen Vehicle

May 25, 2016 - 3:00 PM
 
Yankee Come Home: Knesset Marks 100 Years of Jewish-American Involvement in Israel

May 25, 2016 - 2:55 PM
 
MK Yehuda Glick is Waiting for America

May 25, 2016 - 2:18 PM
 
Communist MK at Committee on the Status of Women: ‘Our Society Lives in Fear’

May 25, 2016 - 2:08 PM
 
Netanyahu Reveals New Surprise: He’s Sephardic, Too

May 25, 2016 - 1:04 PM
 
Bank Leumi to Cut 10 Percent of Work Force

May 25, 2016 - 12:13 PM
 
60 Arabs Arrested for Incitement to Violence on Facebook

May 25, 2016 - 12:04 PM
 
Coalition Agreement Signed With Yisrael Beytenu

May 25, 2016 - 11:09 AM
 
Foreign Ministry Dir.Gen. Dore Gold Inaugurates Israeli Pavilion at World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul

May 25, 2016 - 9:55 AM
 
IAA Plans to Excavate Judean Desert Caves, Save Scrolls from Robbers

May 25, 2016 - 9:42 AM
 
Israeli Bus Attacked by Arabs in Jerusalem

May 25, 2016 - 9:30 AM
 
Mandy Patinkin Berates Late Couple at Benefit Concert

May 24, 2016 - 9:27 PM
 
Staten Island JCC Receives Anti-Semitic Messages over Basketball Score

May 24, 2016 - 7:25 PM
 
Attacks on Jews at Ancient Cemetery Cause Israel to Beef Up Security

May 24, 2016 - 4:30 PM
 
11 Rightwing Questions to Incoming Defense Minister Lieberman

May 24, 2016 - 4:09 PM
 
Palestinian Authority Rejects Direct Talks

May 24, 2016 - 2:27 PM
 
Body of ‘Jerusalem Bezeq Terrorist’ Returned to Family, Buried as an ‘Honored Martyr’

May 24, 2016 - 1:53 PM
 
On This Day in 1991, IDF Makes a Miracle With ‘Operation Solomon’

May 24, 2016 - 1:30 PM
 
Israeli Elementary School Children Take Pictures from Edge of Space

May 24, 2016 - 12:31 PM
 
Rhode Island Residents Riled About Anti-Semitic Attack on Local Synagogue

May 24, 2016 - 12:30 PM
 
We Remember Eliahu ben Shaul Cohen, z’l, Legend of the Mossad

May 24, 2016 - 12:24 PM
 
Likud MK Miki Zohar Informs Netanyahu He’s Quitting

May 24, 2016 - 11:36 AM
 
Netanyahu Tells Knesset He Wants ‘Broader Government,’ Herzog: Stop Zigzagging

May 24, 2016 - 10:37 AM
 
IDF Hebron Soldier Pleads ‘Not Guilty’ to Manslaughter in Terrorist Death

May 24, 2016 - 10:35 AM
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Can You Do Tashlich in a Bucket?
 

Posted on: September 8th, 2013

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I’ve no idea what’s the purpose of the pink bucket of water standing next to this Jewish man who appears engaged in the Tashlich prayer, first day of Rosh Hashanah, in Jerusalem. Maybe, if your sins are rejected, you get to take them home with you in the bucket? How many sins fit in an […]

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Netanya: Tashlich Capital of the World
 

Posted on: September 4th, 2013

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Netanya, my new, adopted home town, has miles of beautiful coastline along the Mediterranean, and a reputation in Israel for being the crime capital of this small and volatile country. So, my friend David Goldberger agreed this morning in shul, while waiting for the Hatarat Nedarim (revocation of vows) court to assemble and hear our […]

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Men of God
 

Posted on: September 3rd, 2013

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Our photojournalism provider Flash90 says this image is of “Ultra orthodox men who wear covers on their faces to avoid seeing woman as they make their way to Uman for the Jewish high holiday. Sep 2 2013.” As silly as it appears, I have much more respect for these two men, who don’t want to […]

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Are They Biting?
 

Posted on: September 2nd, 2013

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This lady is fishing in the Ramat Gan National Park manmade lake. Her line is far from traditional, but when there enough fish stocked in the artificial lake by city employees, they’ll bite on anything. The picture, offered by our photojournalism service Flash90, was apparently rejected by the Haredi publications. Not because the woman in […]

The Situation Room
 

Posted on: September 1st, 2013

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Here is President Barack Obama meeting in the White House Situation Room with his national security advisors to discuss strategy in Syria, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. That’s why it took him so long to come out for his short announcement in the Rose Garden, Saturday afternoon. He was here, in the situation room, getting it […]

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What Happens in Askar Stays in Askar
 

Posted on: August 30th, 2013

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Brief clashes broke out in Ramallah, as around 50 Palestinians protested the PA’s return to talks with Israel, a Ma’an report said. But he added they were also protesting the fatal shooting of Amjad Odeh, 37, a Palestinian, during an arrest raid by PA forces in Askar refugee camp in Sh’chem on Tuesday. It’s good […]

amos4-1
 

Posted on: August 29th, 2013

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On Saturday night, the Israeli communications satellite Amos-4 will be launched into space.

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U.S. Navy guides missile cruiser USS Cape St. George (CG 71); the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75); fleet replenishment oiler USNS Big Horn (T-AO 198); the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71); the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72); and the guided missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) cruise in formation under way in the Gulf of Oman. (archive)
 

Posted on: August 28th, 2013

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The U.S. Navy guided missile cruiser USS Cape St. George (CG 71); the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75); fleet replenishment oiler USNS Big Horn (T-AO 198); the guided missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71); the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72); and the guided missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) cruise […]

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Shimon Googling
 

Posted on: August 27th, 2013

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Israeli President Shimon Peres visited the new Google headquarters in Tel Aviv, where he rode the Googlemap bike. To find out where the president is at any time, just plug “Shimon” in your GPS device. Yori Yanover

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WOW Supplications
 

Posted on: August 26th, 2013

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Members of Women of the Wall yesterday afternoon held a Mincha prayer at the start of their 24-hour sit-in at the Western Wall in protest of a government plan to move them to a 400-square-meter space for mixed davening, outside the supervision of the Kotel Rabbi. We know it’s Mincha, because of the woman up […]

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The Muslim Four-Fingered Salute
 

Posted on: August 25th, 2013

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I saw this image on Flash90, our photojournalism agency, and became curious about the sign – four raised fingers. The caption did not help: “Palestinians gather during a demonstration in support of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi, in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah on August 23, 2013.” So I went looking online and […]

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Things Haredim Do
 

Posted on: August 23rd, 2013

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A volunteer at the Tachlit center are busy dividing hordes of food into boxes, to be distributed to needy families before Shabbat and before the coming Jewish new year in Jerusalem. Tomchei Shabbat (supporters of Shabbat) organizations like Tachlit flourish throughout the Haredi communities, each with its unique, local flavor, but all of them with […]

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Mazal Tov!
 

Posted on: August 22nd, 2013

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Here’s newly born and yet unnamed baboon infant, being cuddled with its mother Sigal in the Ramat Gan Safari Park, August 21 2013. The park usually waits until visitors or the public name new baby animal. Jewish Press Staff

Kite-Flying Festival
 

Posted on: August 21st, 2013

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The Kite-Flying Festival, held annually at the Israel Museum, has become a Jerusalem tradition. Professional and amateur kite lovers from all over the country gather in Jerusalem every summer to fly kites that they designed themselves or created at the workshops held at the museum during the festival. During the festival, the museum’s skies are […]

Turtle Washed Ashore
 

Posted on: August 20th, 2013

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My friend David Goldberger sent me this image of an sea turtle that was washed ashore Monday on the Netnaya beach, just south of the Carmel Hotel. Is the water polluted? he wanted to know. Does this pose dangers we are unaware of? According to Yaniv Levy, manager of the Israeli Sea Turtle Rescue Center […]

Lion and Cat
 

Posted on: August 19th, 2013

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The Joseph Trumpeldor memorial in Tel Hai, in Galilee, is a statue of the lion of Judah roaring. The site, where one of the most confusing events in Zionist history took place, resulting in the shooting death of the former Russian officer, the one-armed national hero Trumpeldor. Israelis come here to convey their respects to […]

18,000 Iranian Centrifuges
 

Posted on: August 18th, 2013

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Fereydoon Abbasi-Davani, former head of Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization, says Iran has installed 18,000 uranium-enrichment centrifuges. This is what they look like, in a U.S. gas centrifuge plant in Piketon, Ohio. In May, the UN nuclear watchdog IAEA reported in May that Iran had by then installed some 16,600 IR-1 machines in two facilities. Yori Yanover

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How We Do It in the Middle East
 

Posted on: August 16th, 2013

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On Wednesday, Hassan Nasrallah, the leader of Hezbollah spoke cheerfully on TV from his bunker—which he rarely leaves, for reasons that would become clear in a minute—and boasted that his people were behind last week’s bombing that wounded four Israeli soldiers. Apparently, the soldiers were 400 yards or so inside Lebanon when the bombing occurred. […]

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Nothing New in Gilo
 

Posted on: August 15th, 2013

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A Jewish man is praying next to this construction site in the Gilo neighborhood in southern Jerusalem, August 13, 2013. As you can see, the building is nearly complete. It has been standing like this, in a nearly-complete state, for some time, while the Israeli government was contemplating whether or not to approve its completion. […]

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Ex-Pat Netanya Cats
 

Posted on: August 14th, 2013

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Lightening, on the left, is watching her brother, Sylvester, the tuxedo cat, making his nutritional demands. She appears appalled. Both cats were transported from New York in December of 2011, bringing along their team of caretakers, aka the Yanovers. They spend their days watching the local cats out the living room window, grooming and demanding […]

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