Monday May 6
Christian Tourists Flock to the Sea of Galilee
Tourism is a big part of Israel's economy. And much of that is Christian tourism: mostly bus tours of Americans visiting sights from Jesus' three-year ministry--places they've imagined since their childhood Sunday school classes.
The Daily Star
Israel questions Google over 'Palestine'
Palestinian refugee children play in a poverty-stricken quarter of the town of Beit Lahia, in the northern Gaza Strip, on April 28.2013. AFP PHOTO/MAHMUD HAMS OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Israel on Friday questioned Internet giant Google's decision to replace the term "Palestinian Territories" with "Palestine" on the Palestinian www.google.ps page, after ... (more)
Anything Putin can do! President Obama plays the action man in newly-released White House photographs
With his love of heights, sports and the brutal wilderness, Russian President Vladimir Putin may have garnered the reputation of an action man - but now President Barack Obama has shown he also has what it takes.