06.29.2016 | 23 Sivan, 5776
Liberman wants carrot and stick policy in West Bank
Steinitz: ‘Even Palestinians won’t benefit from the needless tragedy of evacuating Amona'
Ban calls for ‘political horizon’ on eve of Quartet report
UN's Ban calls for end to Gaza blockade
Brig.-Gen. Gal Hirsch sets the record straight
‘This law embarrasses the state of Israel’
Close cabinet vote expected in final okay of Turkey deal
UN elects new Security Council members; Israel plans to run for 2018-2019
Unmanned sea vessel fires first torpedo
Israeli cellist Amit Peled pays homage to predecessor
British soul diva Joss Stone to perform in Tel Aviv this month
Quentin Tarantino tops the guest list at the 33rd Jerusalem Film Fest
‘King of Mope’ Morrissey returns to Israel for two August concerts
LOCAL SOCCER: Zahavi to make final decision regarding move to China
David Blatt and his new Turkish team to face Maccabi Tel Aviv
Italy's Seppi subdues Israel's Sela in Wimbledon tuneup
Israeli track and field athletes still looking for Rio push
Weizmann study links viral infections in pregnant women to autism, schizophrenia risk
Israel leading a ‘water revolution’ in arid California
Alleged kidnapping of Yemenite children opens Pandora’s box in Knesset
TAU electromyographic ‘tattoo’ could let pollsters and media experts poll human emotions
Sperm with fragile DNA can be sorted out to improve chances of pregnancy
New desalination plant a 'mistake' or case of NIMBY syndrome?
Haifa ammonia production to be relocated– three years behind schedule
Summertime is here, but stay safe
Letter to the Editor: Presbyterian voice
The EU-Israel relationship post-Brexit
Center Field: A Zionist’s two cheers for Brexit
Letters to the Editor: Accord with Turkey
Turkish PM: Islamic State behind Istanbul airport attack that killed 36
Lebanon fears new terror wave after multiple suicide attack
Senior Hamas officials blast Israel-Turkey normalization deal
Turkey, Israel sign deal to normalize ties after six-year rift
High marijuana use a growing phenomenon in Iran
Iran regime trying to brush prostitution problems under the rug
Iranian commander threatens to make Bahrain’s royal family ‘disappear’
Iran claims it thwarts bombings in Tehran, other cities
Gaza-based pro-ISIS group urges Muslims on social media to donate for weapons
After Obama touts military gains, US officials warn campaign against ISIS could backfire
Analysis: ISIS leader al-Baghdadi is living on borrowed time
ISIS destroys Syrian satellite dishes in bid to ban 'un-Islamic' TV during Ramadan
JAFI Board of Governors meets in Paris for first time
The Jewish bachelor: Dad places full-page ad seeking wife for middle-age son
As Israel becomes more nationalistic, liberal US Jews become more distant
Most French Jewish students want to leave, JAFI emissary says
Are Start-Up Nation’s ‘seven years of plenty’ coming to an end?
TechCrunch Comes to Tel Aviv, hosts Meet-Up
Hackers and companies alike finding clever new ways to circumvent privacy
MIT magazine names Mobileye 6th most innovative company
Sanders appointee to 'Post': Democratic platform should include 'occupation,' right to boycott
Exclusive: For first time, Democrats to condemn BDS, recognize Palestinian right to self govern
Analysis: Trump, Clinton election to impact Israeli migrant dilemma
Tussle over Israel language in Democrats’ platform largely settled
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of June 24, 2016
Grapevine: Bursting out all over
Grapevine: Good Tuesday
The Tisch: Halla bookends
Podcast: From Tel Aviv, a story of hope for Orlando
Briefing: 'King Bibi' pulls it together, again
Podcast: The mystery of Tel Aviv’s Jane Doe alleys
Briefing: Liberman, Trump and fascism
Employees send their boss on a special vacation
WATCH: Kittens are the best audience
WATCH: 6ft Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
22 Photographs where time really stood still
A Jewish woman’s view
The Iran nuclear deal: One year on
Is BDS headed for defeat?
Striving for kedusha
Lerner in the Mirror
Setting the record straight
Bye bye banks
Veterans: A colorful life
Books: Evil innate
Books: Forever changed by tragedy
Hot off the Arab press
The law and the reality
Guess what? Jerusalem has a beer garden
This week in Jerusalem
Tiberias’s hidden heritage
The ground dance floor
More than a mustache
No place like home
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StandWithUs disappointed with anti-Israel Presbyterian GA
ADL slams Presbyterian Church decision to explore 2-state solution alternatives
Vatican hits back at Turkey for calling pope 'crusader'
The Scholarship is from Canada, the Foresters from Israel
The Family Landau De Vries Park, a Forest Park in the Desert
KKL-JNF holds its 6th Latin American Leadership Conference
A Double Celebration of Shavuot and Metulla's 120th Anniversary
JNF South Africa Delegates Get in Touch with the Real Israel
Picking Cherries in the Desert at the Yatir Forest Cherry Festival
Czech prime minister plants tree in Jerusalem grove of nations
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
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!
Andrew Viterbi at a KKL-JNF Milan Gala Event
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
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
No fair, but
When Tragedy Strikes, We Must All Unite
New York, Nu York: Parades Are Fun; Parades Are Political
The Beating Heart of our Earth
Israel indirectly stirred up controversy during the opening ceremony of a beach soccer tournament in Egypt after the Israeli flag was featured in a documentary film presenting the tournament.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
Sela, ranked No. 71 in the world, was playing in his first ATP Tour quarterfinal since losing to Denis Kudla in the last eight in Atlanta last July.
By ALLON SINAI
Lenskiy, who won the 100m final in the first day of the championships on Wednesday, needs to set a time of 23.20 seconds in order to qualify for Rio.
Sunrise had passed at some point while down in the dark bar, and this new reality of the Cavaliers as NBA champions set in as the crowd spilled out onto the freshly-swept Jerusalem streets.
By JOSH SOLOMAN
The 24-year-old was forced to pull out due to an ankle injury, but will be fit to compete in the Rio Olympics in two months.
One of the biggest challenges facing the 45-year-old is dealing with meddling owner Tabib.
Mac TA takes on Rishon.
In recent years, it has been Yarden Gerbi who has taken over the mantle, becoming the first Israeli to be crowned judo world champion in 2013.
Robinson scores 25 points to give Tel Aviv home win and tie series against champion at 2-2.
Alex Shalitov registered a score of 15.300 points to finish in third place and collect his sixth career medal in the event.
Despite an injury crisis and its underwhelming performance three days ago, Hapoel Tel Aviv aims to force a decisive Game 5 against Hapoel Jerusalem in the BSL quarterfinals.
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
"This is a sad day for sports, and an even sadder day for Paralympic sports," said Israel coach Nimrod Bichler.
Tel Aviv is still licking its wounds from dropping the Premier League championship after three years.
Beersheba could already face the likes of Scottish giant Celtic, Austrian champion Red Bull Salzburg and BATE Borisov in the second qualifying round of the Champions League.
Tel Aviv dropped to a heartbreaking overtime defeat in Game 1 in Jerusalem last week despite a stunning 46-point performance by Nate Robinson.
Israel’s Sela among those who will resume play today, trailing Brown 2-1 in sets in the first round.
It was the Israeli delegation’s second medal in London, with Gal Nevo ending the 200m individual medley final in second place last week.
The defending champion took a 1-0 lead with a 99-97 overtime victory last Thursday.
Victory over Sakhnin ensures Southerners edge Maccabi TA in dramatic final day to the season.
Barnea finished two-hundredths of a second behind Kopelev.
Ness Ziona would have stayed up with a win as Maccabi Kiryat Gat suffered an 85-82 overtime loss to Maccabi Rishon Lezion.
Champagne on ice as Southerners at Haifa needing just 2 points to clinch championship; Beitar hosts Mac TA.
Blatt was among numerous coaches interviewed for the Rockets’ opening.
Long-time Southerner puts club on brink of jubilation, Mac TA’s run of three straight titles all but over
Yellow-and-blue thrashes Reds in penultimate regular season game; Mac Haifa, Nahariya clinch home-court.
Maccabi Tel Aviv hosts Hapoel Tel Aviv in the final derby of the BSL regular season on Sunday night.
Meanwhile, Andy Murray reached the final of the Madrid Open for the second year running by beating Rafael Nadal in straight sets 7-5, 6-4 on Saturday.
Lyat, 24, was living in Jerusalem when she felt something was missing from her life.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Should Blatt sign with the Kings, he would team up with Israeli forward Omri Casspi.
Goalless draw at Maccabi Tel Aviv keeps Southerners atop table with three games remaining
Yellow-and-blue back to three points behind leader Beersheba with 4 matches left; Huge clash next week.
The 25-year-old became the 30th Israeli to book her spot in Brazil after winning the World Qualification Tournament in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.
Or Sasson ended the over-100 kilogram competition in second place, only being stopped in the final by Olympic and world champion Teddy Riner of France.
Nelson Levy showed her potential by finishing in fifth place at the recent world under-21 championships.
Levy is set to be handed a four-year deal, with the IFA having an exit clause after the conclusion of World Cup 2018 qualifying.
Without a loss in 7 months, Hap Beersheba faces slumping Mac Haifa • National coach to be named today.
Hapoel manhandles Kiryat Gat while Maccabi Tel Aviv stunned by Nahariya; Hap TA, Eilat triumph
Beitar is on the verge of wrapping up third place in the standings, opening a 14-point gap over Bnei Sakhnin in fourth with five matches to play.
Aharony has been auditioning for several operatic productions in New York and has just been accepted into the Tri Cities Opera program in upstate Binghamton, New York.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
Filmmaker Helen Yanofsky’s documentary debut tells the fascinating story of the man behind the Jerusalem Boxing Club.
By HANNAH BROWN
The Eurocup will include only 24 teams next season, with the Euroleague being trimmed down to 16 teams.
On Monday, Hapoel Tel Aviv (11-15) goes to Hapoel Eilat (13-13).
After Nate Robinson’s thrilling debut, Hapoel was brought back down to earth with a painful double-overtime loss at Ironi Nahariya last week.
Yellow-and-blue lives dangerously but claims win ahead of Beersheba’s visit to Jerusalem
Faiga and Hilman only received their visas to the Muslim state in recent days and their trip to Doha was kept under wraps until their arrival on Sunday.
Sela was hoping to claim his second straight Challenger title, entering the event on the back of his 20th career triumph on the circuit in Shenzhen, China.
Zubari finished the prestigious Trofeo Princesa Sofia sailing event in Palma de Mallorca in eighth place on Saturday to increase his lead over Mashiah in the internal battle between the two.
Reds defeat Acre 1-0 to steer clear of relegation zone, Netanya down after loss to K8.
Rishon handed the Germans their first loss last week, claiming an 88-84 overtime victory at home. Darryl Monroe led the way with 28 points, 14 rebounds and nine assists.
The 24-year-old, who rose 57 places to No. 266 in the world rankings, needs to be placed among the top 59 in the Olympic rankings on July 11 in order to qualify for Rio.
Bar, Cukierman knocked out of Israel Open; Djokovic advances to Miami quarterfinals
A noncompetitive, friendship- building league, Buddy Baseball provides an opportunity for boys and girls with special needs to build self-esteem and create lasting memories on the baseball field.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Tapiro leads locals to easy win ; Gilbert Brown wins dunk exhibition, Swann triumphs in three-point contest.
Sela, who could climb almost 20 places in the new rankings with a win, is targeting his first title of the year, losing in the final in Happy Valley, Australia in January.
Israelis aim to maintain supremacy over foreigners in All-Star game • Rishon still alive in Europe.
Continental club competitions will undergo sweeping changes next season, with FIBA to launch its new Basketball Champions League, while the Euroleague will change its format to include only 16 teams.
Two first-half goals send blue-and-white to defeat under interim coach Alon Hazan.
Israel’s figure skaters are registering historic accomplishments in international competitions and the sport is blossoming at the youth level.
The national team doesn’t play its first World Cup 2018 qualifier until September 5, when it hosts Italy.
Reds shrug off rough first quarter at home vs arch nemesis to extend slim first-place lead.
“We have been waiting to play in a match like this for a long time,” said Beersheba coach Barak Bachar. “This is a great experience and I don’t think there are any favorites.”
Hapoel sits just two games above last place in the BSL standings, which will lead to relegation to the National League at the end of the season, after a 101-80 loss to Bnei Herzliya.
Performing to the theme music from Sherlock Holmes, Samohin rose from ninth place after the short program to first overall with a personal best free program score of 165.38 points.
Maccabi enters the game one point back of leader Beersheba after slashing the margin by four points over the past couple of weeks.
At the end of the day, it will be money, or rather the lack of it, which will decide the identity of the next blue-and-white boss.
The Israelis will be guided by Hapoel Jerusalem coach Danny Franco and Maccabi Haifa coach Rami Hadar.
Yellow-and-blue returns to winning ways with win over Ness Ziona, closing within a game of Hapoel
"I’m looking to continue to improve and I believe in my abilities and I’m aspiring to win the gold,” said Kratysh.
Beersheba, Mac TA lead championship playoff race, tight fight to avoid joining Netanya in relegation
The inaugural game in the Holy Land – anticipated to be the start of a full-fledged program – will be held under the auspices of Dean Klassman, the man at the helm of Buddy Baseball in Chicago.
International Women’s Day on Tuesday was a perfect opportunity to celebrate the achievements of local female athletes.
Kostiantyn Voronov, who moved to Israel from Ukraine last year, was only beaten in the final of the under-20 event by France’s Charles Colleau.
League leader twice comes back from behind, but can only manage 2-2 draw to move 3 points clear.
It made the most of a listless Maccabi display on Sunday to defeat the yellow-and-blue on the road.
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in back-and-forth Haifa showdown to move up to fourth place.
Sharon Drucker’s team outscored Nahariya 31-16 in the third quarter on Saturday to open a 19-point gap (74-55) from which the visitors could not return.
Yellow-and-blue cuts deficit from Beersheba with win over Kfar Saba.
With home-court advantage in the tie against Sweden, Ran is confident that the team will manage to bounce back against the seven-time winners.
Israel last played in the World Group in 2013, losing 5-0 to France in the first round.
Yellow-and-blue to face Bnei Sakhnin in State Cup semis while Hap Beersheba gets Mac Haifa.
Maccabi and Beersheba comfortably progressed to the semifinals on Wednesday, building on their first leg victories to join Maccabi Haifa and Bnei Sakhnin in the last four.
Greens host Bnei Yehuda in quarters 2nd leg with tie even, Sakhnin favorite against Ashkelon
Premier League leader survives nervy finish to beat Kfar Saba 2-1 and move five points clear
The bronze medalist from the 2008 Beijing Olympics began the day in 22nd place, but rallied to finish Thursday’s three races in fourth, second and ninth.
A quick glance at the national team’s accomplishments over recent decades.
Zubari got the championships off to a perfect start on Monday.
Israeli youngster Daniel Harrari is tied for fifth after finishing third in the Blue Group.
Beitar Jerusalem is set to face disciplinary action after dozens of its supporters ran across the pitch ahead of Sunday’s match at Hapoel Acre.
Living in Canada, Levin is following the most unlikely of dreams as he pursues a professional ice hockey career.
By SAMMY HUDES
Yellow-and-blue beat Maccabi Ashdod 83-75 to bring some cheer to the club in the midst of one of its worst seasons ever.
After drawing its past two games, and with Beersheba winning six league matches in a row and 16 of 18, Maccabi found itself eight points back of first place ahead of Sunday’s encounter.
Struggling yellow-and-blue faces Ness Ziona after Rishon meets Ashdod in first game at Yad Eliyahu.