08.30.2016 | 26 Av, 5776
In Saudi Arabia, signs of an effort to break the Israel taboo
Hebron trial: 'People only warn about a bomb if they really feel in danger'
Czech book publisher removes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
IDF razes home of PA security member involved in deadly shooting of Rabbi Mark
Peretz: Herzog better not have lied to me
Police chief: 'It is proven that migrants are more involved in crime'
Kibbutz Dance Company gallops Down Under
Stars mourn Gene Wilder on Twitter
Shaked rails against overregulation ‘limiting our freedom’
PM gives ultra-Orthodox a say in Shabbat work
Bill would cancel national service volunteers for foreign government-funded NGOs
Israeli student filmmaker’s documentary to enter Oscar race
Theater Review: Shush, She's Sleeping
Israeli Olympic medalist raises over $50,000 for charity in eBay auction
Israel sets roster for Brooklyn World Baseball Classic Qualifier
Dramatic draw for Beitar, Mac TA triumphs
Israeli, Jewish players make waves in tournament before the main event
Discover launches first start-up competition in Israel with Gefen Capital
Newcomer Energean will attract other int’l firms to explore for gas in Israel
Ahead of new year, school sandwich NGO wants gov't to take over
Intel debuts Israeli-developed 7th generation chips
Cellphones distract kids crossing the street, says study
Allergy season will soon blow our way as we blow our noses
Israeli and US researchers: Many elderly unwilling to ‘retire’ from sexuality
Measuring oceans of activity in one drop of water
Animals from Gaza's ‘worst zoo in the world’ reach their new homes
As summer draws to a close, beaches still plagued by garbage
Agriculture Ministry, Parents Forum team up for healthy eating campaign
Why did Abbas call municipal elections?
Orthodox women leaders – the snowball continues
Center Field: Use your college years to revolutionize Judaism
The mutually beneficial US-Israel relations
'Iran's rapid deployment of S-300 to Fordow reveals importance of site'
Confiscated ISIS documents provide glimpse into terror group's inner workings
Voting on October 8 to take place in relatively few Palestinian locales
Israeli who dealt arms to Iran to be extradited to US
US drone enters Iran's airspace, leaves after warning
Iran deploys latest long-range missile system at nuclear facility
Top Iranian admiral: US lacks the power to confront Iran militarily
Turkey, US-led coalition launch large-scale border offensive against ISIS
Iran talks up Russia cooperation, predicts Islamic State's downfall
Exclusive: The Sunni tribe that survived a two-year Islamic State siege in Iraq
Anti-BDS activists decry Lutherans’ ‘obsession’ with Israel
Philly woman turns swastika graffiti into artwork
When a Jewish Holocaust survivor ‘pissed’ on Hitler’s henchman
Record number of Jewish lawmakers sworn in to Australian Parliament
How can you make your users fall in love with your digital product?
Israeli start-up turns waste into cooking gas
Mobileye, Delphi partner to jump-start fully automated driving
White nationalist David Duke robocalls for Trump, throws Beyoncé shade
Jewish GOP billionaire abandons Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump
Trump bashes Clinton for calling ex-KKK member her 'mentor'
Did Sheldon Adelson convince Trump to be more humble?
Grapevine: Walking history
Grapevine: UK politicians salute haredim in hi-tech
A tale of two ‘White Houses’ in Tel Aviv
Easy, breezy Scotland
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Norwegian politician rebuked for playing Pokemon Go during defense hearing
Aly Raisman finishes the Olympics with an NFL date
Conspiracies run amok after Ivanka Trump spotted with rumored Putin girlfriend
Photos of cat making Nazi salute land Austrian man in jail
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Much more than a Holocaust survivor and memoirist
A line of Who
Books: A star (mole) is born
Hot off the Arab press
‘Port’ of history
L’haim! Dancing Camel Brewery celebrates 10th anniversary
Corridors Of Power: Prepare yourself for a surprise audit
This week in Jerusalem: Happy birthday to the light rail
Site-specific festival showcases Jerusalem
Exposure to loud noise can affect your hearing – and your life
Artist Rachel Timor: Tales of the White City and the Land of Israel
Consumers: Shaken – and restored – confidence in obtaining refunds
Tel Aviv Light Rail: What a difference a year makes
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Mideast Christian woman on ISIS: God’s plan is ‘working perfectly’
Ratifying the Jewish state
Special envoy to the UN calls for immediate halt of aid money to Gaza
Olympiyaar Forest Olympics Conclude a Year of Volunteering
Kanim Trail in Adulam Park Dedicated in Memory of Alex Moïse
International Clean Up Day in Israel 2016
Ilanot School Accessible Playground makes Learning Fun
President of Paraguay Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Spanish Village Connects with its Ancient Jewish Roots
Expo Forest Inaugurated in the Negev
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
Planning a Sustainable Future through Water Sensitive Cities
Burnt Trees and Charred Earth in Jerusalem’s Arazim Valley
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
JNF USA Holds 5,000 Strong Water Summit in Washington D.C.
AMERICAN PROFESSORS TAKE PART IN FACULTY FELLOWSHIP SUMMER INSTITUTE IN ISRAEL
Looking for IMI, the Blue Box's “Little Sister”- Can you help?
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
The suspect, a man in his 20s from the village of Beit Ula, near Hebron, was apprehended by attentive security guards stationed near Jaffa Center station
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Senior PA official told al-Hayat newspaper: "the US is dominating the Quartet and that the recent report has American fingerprints all over it."
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
The statements of condemnation came promptly following the attack, and shared a common harsh tone against the act of terror inflicted upon Israelis by terrorists.
By MICHAEL WILNER,DANIELLE ZIRI
Noah’s Ark built to biblical specifications opens.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
"We must continue to forge our partnership with Israel and work to ensure Israel's security," Trump says.
By MICHAEL WILNER
“You never remember how traumatic it is finding pictures of children on the floor that are water-logged and having to bring them to the homeowner and ask them ‘do you want to keep this?”
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The rabbis cited their "core religious values" as the reason for condemning Donald Trump’s "intolerant policies."
The outcry against Bullard’s participation is one of several recent signs of emerging tensions between the Black Lives Matter movement and the mainstream Jewish community.
Florida has 322 or 16% of all cases of travel associated Zika in US States, second only to New York.
Reform movement teams up with civil rights movements, target areas notorious for voter suppression.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
In truth, the process is a bit more complex than the FVAP’s two-step summary, but requesting an absentee ballot should not take more than 20 minutes.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Chance meeting between 90-year-old Jewish man and Muslim-American woman at Boston-area bookstore attracts online attention.
August 26 is the next date for “Cinema on the Street,” the Promenade’s free movie night at 8 p.m.
By GEORGE MEDOVOY
The ADL recorded a total of 941 incidents in the US in 2015, an increase of some three percent from the 912 incidents recorded in 2014.
We’re trying to prepare them for the ‘anti-Israel onslaught’ on US campuses, former MK says
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
Ilan Swartz-Brownstein and Josh Leviton, both of Manhattan, did not survive in the “Judge Cuts” episode that aired this week.
The NYU Students for Justice in Palestine followed up on the backlash with something of a reinforcement of the sentiment that the IDF bears culpability for oppressive practices on black Americans.
ADL calls for "increased bias training" for law enforcement officials.
A common theme in such accusations has been to blame Israel for violent police practices in the US due to the counter-terrorism training received by some US police and law-enforcement.
By JEREMY SHARON
The fight and subsequent shooting occurred at an apartment complex in Ohio, after father got upset with his son for eating too much of his hummus.
Patir opened the J Street Israel office five years ago because the organization needed a command post to reach out to the players in the Jewish state.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Two Orthodox yeshiva students from Manhattan, take the stage on the last episode of the audition rounds.
By AMY SPIRO
Secure Community Network director Paul Goldenberg says Omar Mateen’s employment by prominent security firm should raise alarms for Jewish groups that hire security staffers.
Most US states have shield laws protecting journalists from revealing confidential sources, but Massachusetts does not.
"Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown," Austin police said in a message on Twitter.
Police say the incident occurred at the Club Blu in the city of Fort Myers.
Trump declares that "peace will be restored" at home and abroad in keynote address.
Two bailiffs were shot and killed inside a courthouse in St. Joseph in southwest Michigan on Monday and law enforcement officers then killed the shooter, Berrien County Sheriff Paul Bailey said.
The scene unfolded in a widely circulated video that captured one killing in Thursday's ambush of Dallas police that left five officers dead, and seven other officers and two civilians wounded.
The bipartisan bill in response to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel passed the state’s General Assembly by a vote of 69-3 with 2 abstentions.
The melee erupted during a rally staged by the Traditionalist Worker Party, described by the Southern Poverty Law Center as a white nationalist extremist group.
In an op-ed for the 'New York Times," the popular entertainer born to Muslim immigrants from India accuses Trump of spewing "vitriolic and hate-filled rhetoric."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The information was first relayed to Fox News through the office of US Senator Ron Johnson (R-Wisc.), who chairs the Senate Homeland Security Committee.
Presidential candidate told CNN he thought Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen was known to people in the Muslim community as someone with a potential for violence.
US officials have cautioned that they had no conclusive evidence of any direct connection with ISIS or any other foreign extremist group.
Video posted online shows large response by police and emergency vehicles outside the nightclub.
US commentator and Iraq war veteran speaks in Jerusalem about America’s failure of leadership and the future of Iraq.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Senior administration official responds to 'Post': ISA extension "not necessary" yet.
According to iVoteIsrael statistics, 85 percent of absentee voters in Israel cast ballots for Republican candidate Mitt Romney and 14% for Obama in 2012.
Agreement on new 10-year defense aid deal seen as heading for conclusions.
By HERB KEINON
Among the delegation were chiefs of the Orlando, Florida and San Bernadino, California, police departments, who recently witnessed unprecedented terrorist attacks in their cities.
IDF forces relayed their experience in combating regional terrorism threats to the US forces, according to Israel's Channel 2.
The State Department said the move constitutes "activity that is systematically undermining the prospects for a two-state solution."
"I’m very pro-Israel, and I can’t like anybody who isn’t,” said Caan, who visited the Kotel, put on tefillin.
By DAVID BRINN
Will the missile defense drill conducted in recent days convince Netanyahu to expedite talks on a new US defense aid package?
By YOSSI MELMAN
Trial was designed to see if Israel's Arrow systems, and David's Sling, could link up with American systems.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
Analysis: US-Israel on abortion – why has it played out so differently in the 2 countries? After landmark US ruling, an exploration of the Jewish state’s policies.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Visiting Israel, Maj.-Gen. Glenn Bramhall says he sees new need to complement his corps' mid-range Patriot and THAAD interceptors with a thrifty system for less powerful missile threats.
While the size of the aid is important, it is actually less critical for Israel than the link the deal creates between the IDF and the Pentagon.
By YAAKOV KATZ
Executive Secretary of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty organization set to visit Israel.
The US is currently in advanced negotiations with Israel over a new, decade-long Memorandum of Understanding that will guarantee US defense aid to Israel over the next decade.
By MICHAEL WILNER,HERB KEINON
'We understand the Israeli government's desire to protect its citizens after this kind of terror attack, we just hope that any measures that Israel takes would be designed to not escalate tensions.'
Maybe Israel and America could help each other out a little here.
By PHILIP GOLD
Remarks come days after uptick in tensions between Washington and Tehran after US accuses Iran of harassing American warships in the Strait of Hormuz.
Now the US has to act as a juggler, maneuvering between the contradictory interests of its two allies in the war against ISIS, the Kurds and Turkey.
Claims of potential breach risk at southern Turkey's Incirlik base are made in report issued by the Washington-based Stimson Center.
The Wall Street Journal reports that senior US officials deny any link between payment and prisoner swap while critics have charged that the move represented a ransom payment.
"The breakout time does not go off a cliff nor do we believe that it would be cut in half, to six months, by year 11," says State Department deputy spokesman.
Iran has warned that blocking the sale would be a violation of the nuclear accord.
The US government pegged NGO estimates of non-combatant deaths during its period of study, from Jan. 20, 2009, to Dec. 31, 2015, from more than 200 to more than 900.
US attraction park company seeks to expand to ultra-conservative Middle Eastern kingdom.
This shocking footage will give you goosebumps.
By MARTINA BIALEK
Vibe Israel CEO’s, Joanna Landau, expressed to us the importance of this event and the special connection it had to this tour of Vine’s superstars.
This US presidential election scheduled for November 8 is breaking all rules and sending axioms out the proverbial window.
By MICAH D. HALPERN
I have appreciated Trump’s candor throughout the campaign, but casting aspersions on the integrity of the American voting system is dangerous. People have to have faith in democratic institutions.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Trump has made changes to his policies as the campaign goes on, he no longer rejects all Muslims but makes a distinction between friend and foe.
By DANIEL PIPES
On my way to work I heard former KKK leader David Duke speak about running for the US Senate on the platform of “returning America to its European roots."
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
Jefferson’s Legacy, America’s Creed (2013), historian and lawyer John Ragosta legitimately credits Jefferson for his ideological, political and religious commitment to freedom of religion.
By ELI KAVON
Will the audience in Atlanta understand that we have a Palestinian physician and a Jewish grandmother who have bonded and created an extraordinary friendship over the worst possible circumstance?
By BARBARA SOFER
The critical difference on Israel this year is not in the platforms, but in the presidential candidates themselves.
By GREG ROSENBAUM
It appears now that the Russians are making a bold attempt to get a finger in the US election pie. We will see who comes up with the plum when the polls close on November 8, 2016.
By MIKE EVANS
When it comes to combating the latest anti-Semitic meme/scheme, it will be up to American Jews to lead the way in expanding our relationships with our African American neighbors.
By ABRAHAM COOPER AND HAROLD BRACKMAN
There is a long-standing pattern of the US benefiting from Israeli innovations.
By JOHN GOLAN
The San Bernardino and Orlando massacres are not isolated incidents; they are the beginning of a new, bloody era in America.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
There is no substitute for American leadership in the global battle against radical Islamic terrorism, no other country with the comparable material or geopolitical means to counter this danger.
By CALEV BEN-DAVID
Assassinated prime minister's son, Yuval Rabin, warns of Donald Trump's rhetoric against Hillary Clinton in USA Today op-ed.
Conservative Indiana governor says proposed temporary ban on immigrants from areas "compromised by terrorism" would apply to individuals of all religions.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
The rise of Tim Kaine, long aligned with J Street's worldview, is a significant milestone for the young lobby of a two-state solution.
American Nazi Party chairman, Rocky Suhayda, asserted on his radio program in July that he expects Trump to win the presidency, and "it's gonna surprise the enemy."
Reupblican nominee's retort came after Obama denounced him as being “woefully unprepared” to serve as president of the United States.
David Blomstrom is one of 11 gubernatorial candidates in Washington state.
Most US Jews don’t vote primarily based on Israel, but as Democrats passed a controversial Iran deal and condemned Israel’s building in the West Bank, Republicans saw a window of opportunity.
Republican presidential nominee questions whether bereaved mother of war hero was allowed to speak during the couple's appearance at the Democratic convention.
Whereas older Jewish Democrats once coalesced around Israel as an issue, that’s a harder sell for younger Jewish Democrats, who increasingly question the actions of the government in Jerusalem.
Demonstrators burn leaflets and American flag during protest outside the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
After the presidential nominating vote, the convention by voice vote nominated Indiana Governor Mike Pence, 57, Trump's choice for his vice presidential running mate.
Presumptive Republican nominee's wife is accused of copying parts of 2008 address by outgoing first lady.
"Judges should avoid commenting on a candidate for public office," veteran justice says.
Presumptive Republican nominee rebukes veteran Jewish justice after she said she "can’t imagine what the country would be" with Trump as president.
Middle East advisers to Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, have in recent days questioned the wisdom and viability of the two-state solution.
Of biased judges, rigged probes, Saddam Hussein, emails and shady tarmac meetings.
Republican presidential candidate defends use of star in controversial tweet.
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee's son-in-law comes under fire by writer for New York newspaper he owns.
Overall, 42 percent of Americans said they agreed with a Muslim ban while 50 percent said they disagreed.