09.27.2016 | 24 Elul, 5776
Saudi paper calls for Abbas to accept invitation to address Knesset
US Muslim leaders urge Hamas to release remains of Israeli soldiers
Israeli forces launch large-scale arms raid in West Bank
'Axing Hamas from EU terror list would be lowest point for European Jews since Holocaust'
Tension between police, Lod’s Arab community magnified by murder
3 more arrested for murder of Israeli-Arab mother
Jerusalem, Mac TA to liven up Cup quarters
Chief rabbis divided on recognition of US conversions
Bennett: US election period is ‘opportunity’ to annex parts of West Bank
Former top Yisrael Beytenu leaders likely to face corruption indictments
Soldier at Hebron shooter trial: Terrorist may have exploded at any moment
The Aprons get out of the kitchen
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
TV pet peeves
Bleeding blue-and-white, baseball style
Israel defeats Great Britain advances to World Baseball Classic
Maccabi TA thrashed by CSKA in Moscow; Jerusalem beaten by Red Star Belgrade
Move to end inequality in hospital employment
Technion researchers engineer lighter, faster speedboat
Study: Closing gender wage gap would add 7% to GDP
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
‘Tipat Halav’ clinics are losing their pediatricians
October is International Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Elkin: Israel should be part of Australian-led climate discussions
Our World: Ending the Palestinian exception
JPost Editorial: Beyond partisanship
Letters to the Editor: Eye of the storm
For out of Zion shall go forth the tidings
Majority of Palestinians oppose suspension of elections
Egyptian official slams Abbas, calling him 'unintelligent' in leaked recording
Iran's supreme leader tells Ahmadinejad not to run again for president
'Russia and US tensions over Syria dangerous for Israel'
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
Marking 75 years since the infamous Babi Yar massacre
UK's Liberal Democrats suspend former MP for alleged antisemitic tweets
Jewish officials briefed on terror threats ahead of High Holy Days
Welcoming Ukraine's future Israelis
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Israeli startup, Mattel bringing Barbie from 'life in plastic' to digital Barbie world
US Jews contribute half of all donations to the Democratic Party
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
Clinton calls for "direct" negotiations after Netanyahu meeting
‘Trump won’t jettison Judea and Samaria,’ advisor says
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
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?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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After WWI, Christian Zionists sought a political expression in the world
IFCJ provides more than NIS 6m. in aid for Rosh Hashana
Pope Francis prays for Shimon Peres to have a full recovery after stroke
Latam Countries Celebrate Independence with KKL-JNF
Korea-Israel Friendship Forest Dedicated in Jerusalem Mountains
Coexistence at the Naturally for Israel Conference in Cologne
Israeli and Aussie Youth Clean up the Kinneret Shores Together
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
While the small village outside Hebron has produced four people who have attacked and murdered Israelis, a surprising Jewish connection is also found.
By MAX SCHINDLER
‘Metro’ interviews the doctor who helped make it happen.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Azaria: Women don’t want to be separated from their babies, doctors often dismiss complaints.
By JUDY SIEGEL
“The course will be an inseparable part of the variety of services that the hospital offers to the residents of the area."
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
62-year old woman saves two other women as well.
“I can’t even describe to you how embarrassing and ridiculous this is."
Ashley Perry is committed to helping Anusim reconnect.
By MARION FISCHEL
Jewish executive of world's biggest online social network is expecting first child with wife Priscilla Chan.
In the Diaspora, the rabbinical courts have few methods of persuasion against recalcitrant spouses.
By JEREMY SHARON
Nitzan Horim, des centres pédagogiques destinés aux familles en difficulté
I had waited 2,000 years to get back to work.
By HOWARD GOLDENBERG
My dad sent us a WhatsApp message so we could all breathe easy, knowing that after a 40-year quest, our Torah was coming home.
By LAURA BEN-DAVID
One of Israel’s first family therapy centers, Shiluv aims to provide high-quality, professional therapy to residents of the greater Jerusalem area regardless of their financial situation.
By UDI SHAHAM
There are methods that not only comply with Halacha, but also offer the financial/personal benefits provided by secular estate-planning tools.
By TIRTZA JOTKOWITZ
"I can choose to cry over my destiny, but every morning I wake up and look for the miracles in my life and thank God for the little lights. The miracle is that I can stand."
By ANAV SILVERMAN
Pam Peled, Danit Shemesh and Tzippi Sha-ked look at percolating issues in Israel’s complicated social and religious fabric.
By THREE LADIES, THREE LATTES
The project is still growing, and the support it receives is the backbone for further success moving forward.
By MAYA PELLEG
Parents need to find a way to take the shame out of suicide, should the topic come up.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
The Chesed Menachem Mendel program is open to Israelis of all religious and socio-economic backgrounds.
By ORIT ARFA
Exploring Keren Gefen, the nonprofit assisting the fertility-challenged bear the heavy burden through mind-body therapies – at no cost.
By WENDY ELLIMAN
Court ruling to advance state policy regarding recognition of adoption of children born to homosexual couples through surrogacy abroad.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
Some nice ‘Memories,’ but nothing too memorable.
By HANNAH BROWN
Gal Amitai follows the values and principles of his father Yaron, who was killed in 2006 in the Second Lebanon War.
By JOSH HASTEN
Three courageous bereaved mothers reveal their pain, their optimism and their indebtedness to OneFamily.
By TAL ARIEL AMIR
Bill has support from all parties in the Knesset.
By LAHAV HARKOV
Bill proposes eight days of paternity leave for fathers of newborns.
“A man who did so many great things for Israel should be pardoned,” Olmert’s brother says.
By Gil Stern Stern HOFFMAN
"Nursing hour" to become "parenting hour" that either mom or dad can use to care for newborns.
"Sport is a bridge for peace. Mamanet will bring the peace," says founder and chairwoman of Israeli athletic league for moms.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
Baking together with your family is one guaranteed way to boost morale, strengthen family bonds and create unforgettable memories.
By LES SAIDEL
'Post' reporter Ben Hartman reflects on day care safety precautions in light of the current security situation.
By BEN HARTMAN
New television series: Rewind
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
New show: I’m on vacation, manage on your own
The joy of planting for future generations.
By RABBI JASON MILLER
Edward Hirsch’s elegy to his son is a poem deserving of longevity.
By ROBERT HIRSCHFIELD
Focusing on the positive creates amazing couple dynamics, which in turn helps lead to well-functioning, happy families.
By BATYA L. LUDMAN
Yoav Regional Council picked up the gauntlet and is once again holding the Beit Guvrin Festival from August 18 to 27.
By MEITAL SHARABI
The organization Refanah Healing Holidays recruits small hotel owners to host cancer patients and their families.
By BEN FISHER
Nadja Spiegelman digs into her mother’s and grandmother’s past and comes away with painful truths.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Being a perfect grandparent is no easy task.
The families of Zionist leaders Berl Katznelson and Abba Ahimeir travel together to the hometown of their influential forefathers.
After a few minutes of acting as a referee, I suggest that what I’ve just observed likely exemplifies what goes on at home, and sadly, what their children frequently experience.
After the sudden tragic death of their son, two American Jews find purpose in warning others of the danger of heat stroke.
We pass through this world as mere visitors, leaving behind material wealth, and taking nothing with us as we exit; Who we are is reflected in the deeds and values we leave behind for loved ones.
By DR. BATYA L. LUDMAN
There is a feeling of wholesome and enthused intent about the place and the people who live there.
By BARRY DAVIS
The new Israeli grandparent is still family-focused, but a lot more tech-savvy than ever before.
By ILANA SRAIER-PHILLIPS
In a poignant new book, Jerusalem writer Elliot Jager comes to grips with not having children.
By STEVE LINDE
Shashi Ishai, 60, from New Jersey to Netanya, 2009
Festival with optional overnight stay in a beduin tent or camping is adventurous fun for the family.
Superstitions, unexplained phenomena, eerie energies – sometimes the desire to be scared is as much fun as it is freaky.
By PAUL SÁNCHEZ KEIGHLEY
We were in the middle of nowhere and a delightful sense of peace and calm settled over me. The feelings of loneliness and isolation seemed to evaporate.
By ROBERT HERSOWITZ
By KATHERINE KEENAN
Supporting our kids as these issues arise.
By TRACEY SHIPLEY
Dealing with the loss of their own child, a couple establishes the Talia Trust for Children in her name, leading countless kids to better lives.
By WENDY BLUMFIELD
Those sentiments led 200,000 American Jews to join the Zionist movement in the World War I period and have been the underpinning of American Jewry’s love for Israel to this day.
By DAVID GEFFEN
So what is a parent to do?
Whatever you decide is best for your child, make sure you do due diligence.
How wonderful it is to live in a country that gathers up its poor and huddled masses who now can breathe free.
By PAMELA PELED
The art of getting away How busy moms can take time for themselves and recharge.
By SHOSHANNA KEATS-JASKOLL
Millions of dollars are spent on treatment and incarceration of adolescents, in lieu of preventive treatment.
Without parental and family involvement in the process, progress is hampered and undoubtedly takes much longer.
I, for one, feel less and less connected with the harsh strictures of religion in this too-Holy Land, with its laws that seem ever more stringent.
As parents we can only hope that our children make good decisions and never suffer the consequences of bad ones.
Catching them from falling from the first floor is easy; catching them from falling from the eighth floor is next to impossible. Let them learn from their first falls.
Addiction is a family disease and, as such, affects everyone who has a relationship with the addict or alcoholic.
Pam Peled, Danit Shemesh and Tzippi Sha-ked looks at percolating issues in Israel’s complicated social and religious fabric.
At least 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees had vanished after arriving in Europe, at risk of falling prey to trafficking gangs.
The slain woman was encouraging her son to leave Raqqa, Syria with her, saying that they would soon be wiped out by air strikes.
An excerpt from the author’s bestselling book Casting Lots: Creating a Family in a Beautiful, Broken World.
By SUSAN SILVERMAN
Most people take their senses for granted, but for this little baby sight means finally being able to see his mom.
By OLIVIA FINE
La Park certainly serves to solidify Holon’s self-styled reputation as “The Children’s City.”
“We are the only store in the country, as far as I know, that allows women to try out pumps.”
I would estimate that about 95 percent of all arguments revolved around the distribution of chores.
By HERB KEINON
On one of our ferrying trips our granddaughter turned to me and said ‘How were you in touch with
your friends if you didn’t have a smartphone?’
By BRENDA KATTEN
The first thing that strikes me is the length of these testimonials. These are not simple thankyou notes; many are of megila-like length.
By JONATHAN ROSENBLUM
‘The message we got was to be quiet, to forgive and forget, and not to ruin the life of such an esteemed teacher. “Think of his children,” they dare to say to me. What about my children?'
By BARBARA SOFER
In many ways, the modern Jewish world, with its incessant backand- forth between the individual and the system, has become the ultimate mixed marriage.
By BRIAN BLUM
When people lose a loved one, their world collapses, yet they see that for everyone else the sky has not fallen.
Getting away from it all makes you realize that you can never really get away from it all. Then again, it’s all relative.
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
Zuroffas, they call him in Lithuanian, always pronounced with a sneer.
In perspective, the Jewish people is in a better place than we’ve been for 2,000 years.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN
In Israel the day chosen was the day Henrietta Szold died, Rosh Hodesh Adar.
"Locking the door, I always thought, was just a given."
We still have the original telegram, a precious family heirloom.
By STEPHEN GABRIEL ROSENBERG
Looking back on it, asking Yihye to pose with a baby was an act of cruelty. Of course, I didn’t know about her fertility problem. I had committed a serious misdeed without knowing it