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Haim Watzman’s new Necessary Story ponders love, heartbreak and the night sky as a team of IDF reserve soldiers deals with a romantic crisis in… Read More ›

Is defense minister there to protect Netanyahu or Israel?

Is defense minister there to protect Netanyahu or Israel?

Opinion: Naftali Bennett was given his long-coveted job in an attempt by the prime minister to secure his own political survival and escape his criminal… Read More ›

IDF strikes Hamas in Gaza in response to explosive balloons from Strip

IDF strikes Hamas in Gaza in response to explosive balloons from Strip

Israeli helicopter hits terror infrastructure in northern part of Palestinian territory, army says, following at least 2 airborne bombs landing in southern Israel   Israeli… Read More ›

US Budget Deficit Running 11.8% Higher This Year

US Budget Deficit Running 11.8% Higher This Year

  UNITED STATES (AP) — The U.S. budget deficit through the first three months of this budget year is up 11.8% from the same period… Read More ›

Israelis’ overseas romance

Israelis’ overseas romance

Travel has become part of local culture, in no small part due to overseas voyages by young adults after completing their mandatory military service, but… Read More ›

East Jerusalem’s Issawiya boils as residents decry months of police intervention

East Jerusalem’s Issawiya boils as residents decry months of police intervention

Security officials say they’ve stepped up operations because of escalating violence emanating from the Palestinian neighborhood, home to 18,000 Since the start of the school… Read More ›

Iran fires more than a dozen ballistic missiles at US forces in Iraq in apparent retaliation for the killing of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani

Iran fires more than a dozen ballistic missiles at US forces in Iraq in apparent retaliation for the killing of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani

  Iran opened fire on US forces in Iraq early Wednesday morning, launching ballistic missiles at two bases hosting US and Iraqi military personnel, the… Read More ›

Targeted killing of Soleimani a boost for Benjamin Netanyahu – analysis

Targeted killing of Soleimani a boost for Benjamin Netanyahu – analysis

Blue and White leader Benny Gantz, by contrast, was a victim of the targeted strike.   A cartoon in Sunday’s Ha’aretz newspaper depicts US President… Read More ›

Pompeo thanks Netanyahu for support after Iraq embassy attack

Pompeo thanks Netanyahu for support after Iraq embassy attack

Foreign Minister Katz urges international community to fight ‘murderous’ Iran after pro-Tehran protesters storm Green Zone   US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke late… Read More ›

Bret Stephens Under Fire For NY Times Column On Jewish Intelligence

Bret Stephens Under Fire For NY Times Column On Jewish Intelligence

  NEW YORK (JTA) — New York Times columnist Bret Stephens came under fire on social media for an op ed in which he wrote… Read More ›

Protesters try to storm US embassy in Baghdad after airstrikes

Protesters try to storm US embassy in Baghdad after airstrikes

Protesters attempted to storm the US embassy in Baghdad on Tuesday, scaling the walls and forcing the gates of the compound, as hundreds demonstrated against… Read More ›

In France, murder of Jews kept from public

In France, murder of Jews kept from public

Opinion: Although the French say they care about the Jewish community, the recent verdict, claiming a Muslim immigrant who threw his elderly Jewish neighbor out… Read More ›

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Makes Controversial Remarks About Israel During Radio Interview

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Makes Controversial Remarks About Israel During Radio Interview

  WASHINGTON — Recently, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez was interviewed on a radio program, during which she made remarks perceived by some to be incendiary… Read More ›

Warren Buffett gave $10,000 in cash to his relatives at Christmas

Warren Buffett gave $10,000 in cash to his relatives at Christmas

  Warren Buffett’s favorite Christmas presents include dresses, chocolates, and stacks of cash. “He would always give each of us $10,000 in hundred-dollar bills,” Mary… Read More ›

Netanyahu said to praise Jewish Home merger with extremist party

Netanyahu said to praise Jewish Home merger with extremist party

Prime Minister’s Office denies report; Likud leader has taken an active role in pushing for Kahanists to be brought into fold in last two elections,… Read More ›

11 years late and at double the cost, Jerusalem-Tel Aviv express line finally opens

11 years late and at double the cost, Jerusalem-Tel Aviv express line finally opens

57 km route takes 28 minutes, traverses nine bridges and five tunnels and cost NIS 7 billion; ‘This is a celebration,’ says transportation minister, declaring… Read More ›

Group petitions High Court against pick for interim state attorney

Group petitions High Court against pick for interim state attorney

Movement for Quality Government says there is ‘grave concern’ that justice minister Ohana appointed Orly Ginsberg Ben-Ari to target law enforcement system on behalf of… Read More ›

Israel’s three elections in year could have built five hospitals

Israel’s three elections in year could have built five hospitals

The price tag for the next election is NIS 3.8 billion and the cumulative cost for all three national ballots is an estimated NIS 10… Read More ›

Knesset votes on expedited bill to dissolve, hold fresh elections

Knesset votes on expedited bill to dissolve, hold fresh elections

Fast-tracked legislation sets March 2 as date of unprecedented third national ballot in 12 months; efforts to find MK with support of 61 lawmakers who… Read More ›

Sa’ar vs Netanyahu: Likud leadership primary set for December 26

Sa’ar vs Netanyahu: Likud leadership primary set for December 26

If national elections go ahead, ruling party will hold internal vote in just 15 days; challenger Sa’ar says he’ll run ‘a positive, clean, and issue-driven… Read More ›