03.30.2017 | 3 Nisan, 5777
Arab leaders at summit endorse two-state solution
Prisoner convicted of Ramallah 2nd Intifada lynch suddenly released following new evidence
Abbas rejects amendments to Arab peace plan on Israel, Palestinians
Israeli Mission to the UN holds anti-BDS summit
How a Canadian comic set up a combination pop-up store/Holocaust museum
Bill would cancel property–tax discount for foreign-funded NGOs
Histadrut court rules Yacimovich can run
Mandelblit brought in to fix IBA impass
Indian ambassador encourages Israeli defense firms to partner with Indian firms
The ‘copy paste’ festival
Did the Weizmann Institute team up with Paris Hilton?
Amid floundering season, Maccabi Tel Aviv visits Barcelona
Beitar adopts no-tolerance policy on racism
Harush, Hemed suspended for criticism
Holon claims historic win at Mac Tel Aviv
Your Taxes: New Israel-Canada tax treaty
Tech Talk: EyeYon receives new financing
‘Think of Romania as an extension of your domestic market’
Violence strikes the health system again
Iodine-free salt create ‘national health problem’
Three children poisoned in Passover cleaning incidents
Israel falls behind in the war against smoking, says expert
Paraguay to replace ‘shackle-and-hoist’ kosher slaughter method
Israel turning garbage dump into energy resource
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Encountering Peace: From Washington to Jerusalem
Syria – the beginning of the end?
Media Comment: Netanyahu, government and the media
From pro-AIPAC to protester
US-Israeli activist raises funds for Syria via new taxi service
Arab world surprisingly mum on Modi visit to Israel
New PLO ambassador to US has high hopes for Trump era
Amazon clinches deal to buy Middle East online retailer
Iran: Russia can use military bases 'on case by case basis'
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing Israel ties and 'human rights'
British MP: Iran is trying to threaten Israel by establishing a second front in Syria
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
US military official to JPost: ISIS is in its death throes, but still a ruthless enemy
Will ISIS use chemical weapons against Israel or Israelis in Europe?
US weighs deploying up to 1,000 'reserve' troops for ISIS fight
France's far-right Le Pen loses EU parliament immunity over ISIS tweets
Ivanka Trump becomes unpaid White House employee
Bob Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm
Has traditional ‘shmura’ matza become an American food trend?
Diaspora Jew to light Independence Day torch
Minority Report: Lesser-told stories and personalities from the Israeli tech community
Technion develops hydrogen production method that blows others out of the water
Alto: The Israeli startup aiming to help Americans with disabilities
Electronic patches for migraine headaches
AIPAC to lobby against Trump foreign aid cuts
Report: Trump calls over UN settlements resolution likely intercepted
AIPAC renews focus on two-state solution, tries to shore up Democratic support
Trump's UN envoy Haley serves red meat to AIPAC
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Today's cartoon by Dry Bones
The matza that isn’t kosher for Passover
Grapevine: Cravat diplomacy
JPost on Instagram
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
How Sarah Silverman's new show plans to take on politics
Israeli-American mogul Haim Saban gets Hollywood star
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
'Volatile and dangerous’
Extending a cultural helping hand
Solving the riddle of Elsa Weiss
in the sea
Sit up and listen
City Notes: From shipwrecked to seabound
Harnessed to freedom
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World leadership has changed, but Israel support still needed, says Cardoza-Moore
Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Israeli bird-watching event raises NIS 254,000 to save black storks
Building Mitzpe Ilan, a Young Community on the Seam Line
KKL France’s 20th Walk for Water in Israel
Meeting on Water Sensitive Cities
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
The tournament was scheduled to take place at the Applied Science Private University in Amman, where a Jordanian all-star team will face the university's basketball team.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Abdel Aziz states that Egypt is committed to host all national teams that qualify, including Israel.
As the band sings “Moshiach! Moshiach!” Shaq and seemingly diminutive guests dance in a small circle, beaming. At one point, a man in a white dress shirt gives the Diesel a big hug.
The 28-year-old Israeli found himself without a team after being waived by the New Orleans Pelicans three weeks ago.
By ALLON SINAI
Jerusalem is aiming to reach a continental final for the first time since winning the ULEB Cup in 2004.
Suddenly slumping Hapoel opens Eurocup semifinals series on wrong side of the bed in road defeat.
Spencer Weisz, the Ivy League's Player of the Year, is expected to pave a successful path for Princeton.
By MARC BRODTSKY/JTA
Valencia bounced back with a 13-game winning streak in the competition, including an 86-84 triumph in Jerusalem.
Jerusalem fell to a 12-10 record and will enter the final third of the regular season in fifth place in the standings.
Maccabi lost any realistic hope of reaching the post-season long ago, though saw a slight improvement on Thursday.
"I'm going to shower across the street, make sure my change of clothes are around the corner."
Jerusalem was playing without Amar’e Stoudemire, who was being rested ahead of the best-of-three series against Gran Canaria of Spain, and was also missing injured Israeli guard Bar Timor.
The 28-year-old Israeli arrived in New Orleans with high hopes after leaving Sacramento last Sunday as part of the DeMarcus Cousins trade.
Now without a team, the Israeli star's injured thumb would keep him from contributing to another potential team for some four weeks.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
“I’m ashamed of the aggressiveness we showed in the first 15-17 minutes.”
Israeli forward included in deal that sends DeMarcus Cousins from Sacramento to New Orleans
Casspi part of deal involving superstar teammate DeMarcus Cousins.
Tel Aviv, Hapoel Jerusalem wage tight final duel for 3 quarters before yellow-and-blue pulls away for 82-68 win.
Red-hot Hapoel Jerusalem aims to maintain bragging rights over arch-rival Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Gaziantep in Turkey is close to the Syrian border and has faced frequent insurgency attacks during the past year.
Hapoel edges injury-ravaged Holon team while Maccabi survives scare against Ashdod
Perennial powerhouses Mac Tel Aviv, Hap Jerusalem have stout semifinal foes in Mac Ashdod and Hap Holon.
Coming off local conquest of Maccabi Tel Aviv, Hapoel targets to finish Top 16 on a high.
Hadar was appointed as Hapoel’s coach last month, less than three weeks after he resigned from his job as the head coach of Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Former NBA star scores 24 for Jerusalem in BSL conquest of arch-rival Tel Aviv • Wyatt out for Holon
The team that finishes the regular season in first place will decide if the Final Four takes place in Tel Aviv or Jerusalem.
Tel Aviv drops to 7-14 in continental play with disheartening defeat to Brose Bamberg.
Maccabi led by as many as 18 points early in the fourth quarter, but allowed Holon within three points in the final minute.
Holon enters the game from second place with a 9-4 record and can climb to first with a win.
Maccabi dropped to a 6-11 record, three games back of eighth place in the standings, giving Real a run for its money for much of the night, only to struggle when it mattered most once more.
Jerusalem improved to 8-6 in the BSL and showed further encouraging signs that it is starting to hit top form.
Jerusalem also faces Zenit St. Petersburg of Russia in Group G, with the top two teams to advance to the quarterfinals.
Weems leads as yellow-and-blue squeaks past Blatt’s Darussafaka 93-92 for first win since November.
Hapoel opens Eurocup Top 16 with road victory after erasing 20-point deficit on back of big night by Jerrells.
“It feels really good to be selected as the Israeli player of the month.”
“Hapoel Tel Aviv is happy to announce the appointment of Hadar as the team’s coach until the end of next season.”
Up-and-down campaign for the Reds hits crunch time as Eurocup opportunity provides motivation.
Maccabi lost its most recent BSL game to Hapoel Gilboa/ Galil, dropping a 14-point lead in the final six minutes.
Two days after the resignation of coach Hadar, yellow-and-blues ekes into quarterfinals with dramatic victory.
Yellow-and-blue embarrassed by Belgrade in Euroleague, casting serious doubt over future of coach Hadar
This is a crisis we need to address and we need to do all we can so that the directorate will act with understanding and consideration for the other side."
Already in Eurocup Top 16, Hapoel focused on snapping mini-skid and securing 2nd place in group.
Five of Maccabi’s league wins have come by six points or fewer.
After dropping to third defeat in five Euroleague home games to Efes, yellow-and-blue hosts rock-bottom Germans.
Will Deuce Stoudemire follow in his dad's footsteps as a basketball player or is baseball more his calling?
The IBA wants to make sure youth teams don’t bring in foreign recruits in order to strengthen their rosters.
Jerusalem had gone almost a month without a win until last Sunday’s victory over Maccabi Haifa, losing five consecutive games.
“We had to come out with tenacity after losing five straight games. We are starting to come along more and more offensively and that is helping me as well.”
Hapoel got the season off to a promising start, but two consecutive defeats in the Eurocup have seen it fall to 3-2 in Group D
Jerusalem is doing its best not to panic despite dropping to a fifth consecutive defeat over all competitions.
Maccabi claims tight win over biggest rival thanks to Alexander’s late dunk, improving to 6-1 in BSL
Maccabi Tel Aviv knew it would be facing a much tougher test against the Spanish powerhouse and trailed by as many as 20 points before making the final score-line slightly more respectable.
After defeating both Valencia and Olimpija Ljubljana on the road, Hapoel hosted its first Eurocup game of the season on Wednesday.
“We have a big game coming up on Wednesday, but we arrive with two victories on the road and have two days to recover so that is good for us.”
Hadar stays perfect as head coach with Pnini propelling yellow-and-blue to comprehensive BSL conquest
Curtis Jerrells scored 30 points for Jerusalem, including eight in the decisive run.
After taking over from Erez Edelstein, who was surprisingly sacked last Sunday, Hadar guided Maccabi to its second Euroleague win in three days on Friday night.
Throughout their history, the Globetrotters have showcased their talents in 122 countries and territories on six continents.
Jerusalem has little trouble overcoming Kiryat Gat on the road ahead of Eurocup opener in Valencia.
Yellow-and-blue loses final pre-season game against Darussafaka after Anthony Parker induction.
There is precedent for a coach who left mid-season receiving a championship ring.
Allon said he was pleased with the team’s success in Israel under coach Danny Franco, but admitted he was unhappy with results in Europe.
The peace camp uses basketball as a bridge between people, in an effort to promote peace among the different ethnic and religious groups in Israel.
By SHARON AHARONI
“My brand has always been about peace and education and I am now extending my brand internationally,” said Stoudemire to the Post.
NBA players past and present Amar'e Stoudemire, Shawn Marion, Rudy Gay, Donald Sloan, Beno Udrih, and Chris Copeland and WNBA players Alysha Clark and Mistie Bas attend event.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Stoudemire partly owns the team and announced his retirement last Tuesday.
Hapoel Jerusalem is confident of signing Stoudemire, who has an ownership stake in the club since the summer of 2013.
The game against Darussafaka will be Maccabi's last before the official start to its campaign and Edelstein's first at Yad Eliyahu since joining the yellow-and-blue.
Blatt will be coaching in Turkey next season, signing a deal with Euroleague club Darussafaka Dogus Istanbul.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Edelstein joins the club after arguably its worst ever season.
Hapoel denied repeat championship as sixth seed steals glory in the capital with 83-77 conquest.
To have two straight seasons finish in such a dejecting manner is a first for Maccabi.
Nahariya imploded, allowing Wyatt to give Eilat the lead and celebrate a sweet win after Nahariya’s Gilbert Brown missed at the buzzer.
By ALLON HACHMON
Maccabi Tel Aviv scored nine of the first 10 points of the night in Herzliya and never relinquished the lead, holding the hosts to no more than 15 points in each of the four quarters.
Jeff Hornacek was 101-112 throughout his tenure in Phoenix before management fired him over a 14-35 start in early February.
Ness Ziona would have stayed up with a win as Maccabi Kiryat Gat suffered an 85-82 overtime loss to Maccabi Rishon Lezion.
Gili Mosinzon, the 37-year-old small forward of Maccabi Bat Yam, published a revealing Facebook post on Thursday, Israel’s 68th birthday.
Despite the defeat, Holon (12-20) secured its survival on Sunday after Ironi Ness Ziona dropped to an 87-82 defeat to Maccabi Ashdod, which maintained its top-flight status with the win.
Should Blatt sign with the Kings he would team-up with Israeli forward Omri Casspi.
Marquis coaching job opens up with firing of Byron Scott.
Defending champion on verge of clinching top seed in playoffs after winning an eighth straight game.
Jerusalem has lost just one of nine games since suffering a 92-83 overtime setback at Eilat in the last meeting between the teams in February.
The 28-year-old guard led Bandar Imam to the Iranian league title last week and has also played in Italy and Germany in the past.
Tight race for first place in BSL as yellow-and-blue’s winning streak reaches four with rout of Rishon.
Both NY Knicks and Nets reportedly considering Blatt for coaching position.
Jerusalem improved to 21-6, two games ahead of Maccabi Tel Aviv with six regular season games to play.
Road rout by Frankfurt in finale of quarterfinals knocks last Israeli club from continental competition.
Richard Howell had 18 points and 16 rebounds for Nahariya, which improved to 14-11. Robert Rothbart finished with 23 points and 14 boards for Hapoel, which fell to 10-15.
Shawn Dawson had 22 points and 13 rebounds for Rishon, climbing up to second place in the club’s all-time scorers list at the age of 22, second only to Mickey Berkowitz.
Israelis aim to maintain supremacy over foreigners in All-Star game • Rishon still alive in Europe.
Three-time NBA dunk champion Nate Robinson arrives in Israel for one of the biggest signings of recent years in Israeli basketball.
Rishon is the only Israeli team still playing in continental competition, with both Maccabi Tel Aviv and Hapoel Jerusalem suffering disappointing exits in the Euroleague and Eurocup.
International Women’s Day on Tuesday was a perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of local female athletes.
The addition of NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire to Hapoel’s roster looks like it might be ‘bashert.’
By JERRY MITTLEMAN
News briefs from around the nation!
By GREER FAY CASHMAN