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3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
It's not that Samer Mahfouz was unaware of the nationalistic tension plaguing Jerusalem since the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers on June 12. But when the 20-year-old water heater technician joined his friend Amir Shweiki at the northern neighborhood of Neve Yaakov on July 25 to search for Shweiki's lost employee card, the last ... (more)
8 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte
Three years after it released more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners in exchange for a captured soldier, Israel could be facing a repeat of that drawn-out process after one of its officers appears to have been abducted in a Friday morning raid in southern Gaza.
11 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
Israeli security forces shot dead a Palestinian rioter during clashes in Samaria on Friday, security sources told AF , as Hamas urged Arabs in Judea and Samaria to begin a new "intifada".
14 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling.
18 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News
A Palestine Liberation Organization flag was spotted hanging from a utility pole near the Lion's Gate last week, a Jerusalem resident reports - and the municipality refused to take it down until it caused someone to get hurt.
Less than eight months ago, Louisville beat Miami by 27 points. Now the Cards are only favored by three in the rematch Sept.
But that's only half the story. More significant is the consternation of America's Arab partners, starting with the president of the Palestinian Authority.
The nearly month-long attack by Israeli forces on Gaza has revealed that anti-Arab racism permeates many levels of Israeli society.
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry say a 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire will go into effect in Gaza beginning Friday morning, according to a statement.
Nearly a month into Israel's fierce assault on Hamas in Gaza, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is facing mounting domestic pressure to seek war crimes charges against Israel at the International Criminal Court.
We remarked upon the jaw-dropping hypocrisy of the U.S. media in virtually ignoring tens of thousands of children murdered in Syria by jihadists and President Bashar al-Assad while endlessly castigating not Hamas, but Israel, for the horrible but inevitable deaths of innocents in Gaza who were used as human shields for terrorists in order to ring ... (more)
Hezbollah leader Sheik Hassan Nasrallah speaks during a rally to mark Jerusalem Day or Al-Quds day, in the southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon, Friday, July 25, 2014.
Ahead of a court hearing today, attorneys for a Palestinian-American woman accused of immigration fraud related to a deadly bombing in Israel asked a Detroit judge to recuse himself from her case because of his strong support of Israel.
What do Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz know about genocide? Well, apparently enough to know that Israel is committing one in Gaza against the Palestinians and Hamas.
Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.
A Palestinian youth was was found burned to death in Hebron on Tuesday, a Ma'an reporter said.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 05:43 pm
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