Materials derived from oil pollution were found in the autopsy and were transferred for testing.
As happened last year, the water level in the lake is approaching the so-called "upper red line."
This year, it appears the snow will stick around only through Thursday night when heavy rains will sweep the streets.
Strong winds and possibly rain are expected to continue throughout the day on Thursday but the snowfall ended by morning.
Golan Heights officials urged residents to stay home and stay safe. "“It is possible that when you leave the road will be clear, but at a later time snow will pile up and ... the road will be blocked.”
Families with children made plans for snowball fights, snow sculptures and in some more enterprising homes, “snow cones.”
The trapped people from the ATV took refuge on the roof of the vehicle.
"Honduras and Israel are close friends and strategic allies who form part of an alliance of reciprocal support."
The Kinneret rose 2 centimeters and is currently 209.98 meters below sea level.
Hurricane Eta, a Category 4 hurricane that killed at least 178 people and left hundreds missing, caused severe damage to the countries of the region, to the road infrastructure and agriculture, and left thousands of refugees in its wake.
When it rains, it pours.
United Hatzalah volunteers have been responding to emergency calls for help throughout the city since the early hours of the morning Wednesday.
The temperatures were cool but not cold.
The heat wave and terror-arsonists have been responsible for some large fires in Israel.
The Sea of Galilee reached a whopping 107.6 degrees Fahrenheit.
Israel experienced an unbelievable spike in the number of times lightning struck the country, amid unseasonably cold and wet weather.
The quake was also felt in Israel, particularly in coastal communities.
Experts are now expecting that in the first week of May the Degania Dam will be opened to prevent flooding.
With extreme drought conditions continuing to intensify, the government of Israel approved a plan in 2018 to pump desalinated water into the lake.
The Kinneret is always at risk of becoming irreversibly salinized by the salt water springs under the lake, which are held in check by the weight of the freshwater on top of them.
If you were planning on a moonlight hike in the Judean Desert or in the Negev – forget it. Don’t do it.
Today and tomorrow are expected to be clear, but the weekend will see the rains returning.
Heavy snow fell on the Hermon mountain overnight, adding 15 centimeters (6 inches) of snow to its lower level, just in time for the thaw.
I am so grateful to Oded Sahar of the Israel Nature and Parks Authority for these images. I could stare at them for hours.
The rains have raised the Kinneret high enough to splash onto the Tiberias boardwalk - for the first time since 1992.
Dammed if you do, dammed if you don't.
The water level of the lake is now standing at just four feet from full capacity.
Over the weekend, Israelis flocked to the western Negev, to grab an eyeful of the annual miracle of the return of the Kalaniot – the red Anemone which paint the desert red each winter after the big rains.
Hammat Tiberias is an archaeological site of thermal baths located in the city of Tiberias.
The current water level is 2.59 meters higher than the lower red line.