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Israel Welcomes End to FIFA’s ‘Absurd Situation’

Israel praises FIFA for avoiding what Israel’s deputy foreign minister Tzipi Hotovely called an “absurd situation.”

FIFA President Sepp Blatter Re-Elected Despite Corruption Scandals, Arrests

FIFA Pres. Sepp Blatter, 79, was re-elected to a fifth term heading the world soccer federation, despite bribery allegations.

No Goal – Rajoub Drops FIFA Sportsfare Attack on Israel

At the last minute before the proposal was to go to vote, Rajoub submitted an amendment that would cancel the bid to suspend Israel.

Bomb Threat Clears Out FIFA Congress (for Lunch)

Zurich police have confirmed there was a bomb threat to blow up the FIFA congress, but they have since allowed the annual convention to continue following a search.

Pro-Palestinian Protesters Invade FIFA Congress

They stopped Blatter from speaking, waved PA flags and demanded "Israel out."

Netanyahu Warns FIFA: Palestinian Threats Will Destroy International Sport

PM Netanyahu warns FIFA that Palestinian blackmail will ultimately kill the international soccer federation which hopes to expel Israel from the group.

One of Indicted FIFA Officials Blamed ‘Zionism’ for 2011 Bribe Charge

A former of official of the same FIFA, which is considering expelling Israel, blamed "Zionism" for a bribe charge in 2011.

Hareidi Rabbis Warn New Sport Club Will Cause Desecration of Shabbat’

The Hareidi politicians agreed to not protest the country club after the mayor agreed to move it. So much for agreements.

Mass Arrests of FIFA Officials Omit PA Terrorist Rajoub

Shurat HaDin calls for expulsion of PA soccer chief Rajoub for inciting terror - hours before Swiss arrests of FIFA officials for various charges of corruption.

FIFA Pres. to Bibi: No Reason to Suspend Israel, But That Might Not Help

If anyone should be kicked out of FIFA, it is the Palestinian Authority.

Dodgers Stadium has Minyans but no Kosher Food

Could it be that one of America’s largest Jewish communities and kosher markets does not offer kosher fare at its premier ballpark? Apparently so, say...

Berlin Police Apologizing for Israeli Flag Incident

German Soccer fans were told to stop waving their Israeli flags.

PLO Targets Israeli Soccer Athletes

The "Palestinians" have a long history of targeting Israeli athletes.

Farewell to Jewish Baseball Legend Al Rosen

Rosen, a former Cleveland Indians slugger, was a proud Jew. He died Friday at age 91.

‘Settler’ Girls vs. Galilee Arabs in Soccer Playoffs

Girls, ages 10-13, from Efrat in Gush Etzion will square off against girls from the Galilee Arab village Sakhnin tonight in a playoff game...

Beitar JM Soccer Team Owner Shot

This isn't the first assassination attempt against him.

Cycling the Desert: New Israel Bike Trail Connects Mitzpe Ramon to Eilat

The unique desert landscape that covers large parts of Israel allow for its positioning as a leading destination for cyclists, with a comfortable climate year-round and spectacular desert scenery.

Update: No Clue Who Built Sophisticated Tunnel to Pan Am Games Site

Officials are not making any conclusions except to rule out that the tunnel is not a drug lab.

Remembering Myra Kraft on Super Bowl Sunday

It’s a safe bet to say that the overwhelming number of American football fans in Israel cheered on the Patriots.

Dermer ‘Breaches Protocol’ and Backs the Patriots

Is Israel in deep trouble for rooting against the Seahawks?

Abeles and Heymann Sponsors Nachum Segal Kosher Halftime Show

Many families enjoy watching the Super Bowl together, but the halftime show makes them uncomfortable. This is a family friendly entertainment venue that can be enjoyed by everyone.

Israel’s Wix Web Platform Company Unveils Super Bowl Ad [video]

Super Bowl viewers will have to get along with Scarlett Johansson this year.

Tiberias Marathon Underway

It's only 35.6 degrees (F) outside, but that won't stop the runners. The Tiberias Marathon is currently underway this cold Friday morning.

Diplomatic Ties with US May Strike Out Baseball in Cuba

Cuba has “the largest pool of untapped baseball talent in the world, and Major League Baseball may tap and leave Cuba dry.

Gal Mekel back in NBA with New Orleans Pelicans

Gal Mekel, the second Israeli to play in the NBA, has signed with the New Orleans Pelicans. Mekel played for the Pelicans on Saturday in...

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