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1 hr ago | Business Journal
The startup accelerator phenomenon that has taken root in Portland isn't limited to the U.S., and with the help of Portland-based Mercy Corps the idea is being taken to the Gaza Strip .
Should smoking in public places be banned?
Should America's 11 million illegal immigrants be offered a path to citizenship?
5 hrs ago | The Olympian
The proposal will mark the first time that Kerry, who was to arrive in Israel late Wednesday, has directly intervened in the talks since they began in late July.
8 hrs ago | The Times of Israel
"We inform Hamas in a timely manner, that we will be in such and such area, and Hamas spreads out its people on the other side to maintain the peace."
Israel is sending water and food to desperate Syrian civilians near the Israeli border who have been trapped by the civil war, Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon said Tuesday, during a tour of the Golan Heights.
In light of the continued siege on the Gaza Strip, and the silence on the humanitarian crises there, the government realized the need to give a detailed picture of the exacerbating electricity crisis: The electricity problem is not a problem of the day; it's an old, sequential one, but its severity differed in relation to the number of cut hours.
A mural in Gaza City depicts the late Hamas leader Sheikh Ahmad Yassin and the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.
Addressing the press from his home in Mitzpeh Hila, Noam Shalit said the tape appears to be authentic, although the content was 'obviously dictated by his captors.'
Israel's Arabs, Palestinians and Beduin lived up to the billing given for a string of demonstrations they organized over the weekend in protest against a plan to regulate Beduin settlements in the Negev.
W ith the P5+1 [U.S., U.K, France, Russia, China and Germany] cutting a deal Nov. 25 with Iran on it nuclear program, 64-year-old Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself tilting at windmills on two fronts: His eight-year-old campaign against Iran's nuclear program and the never-ending peace process with Palestinians.
Palestinians wait at the Rafah border crossing in the southern Gaza Strip on September 18, 2013 for a brief opening for special cases after the Egyptian authorities closed the crossing 'indefinitely' the day before for security reasons.
An al Qaeda-linked group said three militants killed in the West Bank by Israeli forces last week were its members, and that their presence there showed that the Islamist network had taken root in the occupied Palestinian territory.
A boy is carried through a street flooded with sewage in Gaza City after Egypt shut down the region's single power plant, causing a sewage plant to overflow.
"The continued pattern of settlement expansion in East Jerusalem combined with forcible eviction of long residing Palestinians are creating an intolerable situation that can only be described, in its cumulative impact, as a form of ethnic cleansing," warned Richard Falk, the Special Rapporteur on the occupied Palestinian territories.