01.17.2017 | 19 Tevet, 5777
Israel gives Pal. Authority limited water autonomy in West Bank
Palestinian ex-hunger striker rearrested for alleged incitement
Britain, Balkan countries block EU from adopting Paris declaration
Swiss government hosts $85,000 event aiming to unify Hamas and Fatah
Netanyahu: Campaign to topple government is outrageous
Zionist Union to decide about impeachment of Ghattas
Maccabi defeats Hapoel in Tel Aviv derby
Yellow-and-blue begins busy stretch with league triumph
Hanegbi: US and Israel will be partners, not rivals, on Iran, settlements
Report: Netanyahu discussed reducing Yisrael Hayom distribution by 1/3
Lapid: NSC doesn’t work, because Netanyahu doesn’t want it to work
'Investigations of Netanyahu won't impact his diplomatic agenda'
Brazilian singer Seu Jorge to pay tribute to David Bowie in TA
Jean-Michel Jarre to perform at Masada in April
Fighting the good fight
Cloudy with a chance of gefilte fish
Israeli motorcycle king
Sela sails into second round • Federer, Murray cruise
Children of new olim feel healthier than those of older immigrants
Rare lung transplant breathes new life into mother of two
2015 dust storm was due to weather, not Syrian war
Health minister promises action to reduce smoking
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Challenged by Trump
Our world: Trump, the pistol and holy branch
Polish President Duda: If not now, when?
Letters to the editor: January 17, 2017
Report: Istanbul New Year's nightclub attacker caught
Iran shoots at unidentified drone hovering over capital
In final ruling, Egypt court rejects transfer of Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
Qatar pledges $12m. to assist Gaza in electricity crisis
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
UN chief concerned Iran may have violated arms embargo
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
Amazon worker fired after leaving antisemitic note for Jewish customer
Outrage over German institute’s hosting of pro-Hamas, Hezbollah speaker
UK's Corbyn calls for investigation into Israeli meddling after embassy row
300 Jewish leaders sign letter backing DNC chair hopeful Keith Ellison
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Ex-CIA chief rejects report Israel was warned of sharing intel with Trump
Trump pick for National Security Council to give up post
Palestinian Authority official welcomes Kushner as envoy
Trump: Jared Kushner will 'broker Mideast peace' for the White House
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
Russian-Jewish oligarch pays millions for Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
The Travel Adviser: Boom time
This week in 60 seconds: Jerusalem and Paris
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?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
Glamorous gathering: Ivanka Trump, Jordan's Queen reportedly met in New York
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Trump and the Jordanian option
Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem?
Expunge the stain
The harder they fall
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
A Swiss bank guard’s quest to obtain justice for the Jewish people
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
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
Jerusalem court extends by a week the remand of 5 members of the attacker's family.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
The suspect is said to be the brother of terrorist Wallid Dakah, who is serving a life sentence for the killing of IDF soldier Moshe Tamam.
By BEN LYNFIELD
15-year-old suspects created page honoring terrorist who killed 3 bus passengers in capital last year.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Spokesman says reduction can be traced to ‘increased police activity across all the different neighborhoods’.
A video of the shooting shows the officers firing on the vehicle after it stopped, conflicting with initial reports.
Raid follows rearrest of Hamas operative released from prison last Thursday.
Israeli authorities arrest east Jerusalem man on charges of suspected terror activity shortly after release from prison for attempting to poison Israelis in 2002.
By ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
"The police still handle violence in the Arab sector according to a security-oriented approach that views every Arab citizen as a potential threat," NGO head says.
By MAAYAN GROISMAN
The incident allegedly took place on Yom Haatzmaut earlier this month, inside the 20-year-old victim’s aunt’s apartment.
By BEN HARTMAN
The authorities also took a large number of unidentified pills whose import and sale here is not approved.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Muslim man in his thirties arrested in connection with the murder.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Sgt. Villanueva was charged for accepting cash bribes to expedite and approve gun licenses for Alex Lichtenstein, a member of a Shomrim Jewish volunteer safety patrol.
Only 32% of Jerusalem’s residents replied positively when asked whether they trust the police.
By OMER YANIV
Ohio State student Wyatt Crosher told CNN he heard what sounded like gunfire and then emergency sirens.
"Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown," Austin police said in a message on Twitter.
Authorities have now detained seven people over the killings, claimed by Islamic State.
Television footage showed a heavy police presence, with officers taking cover behind vehicles on the street.
Likud minister says investigations into prime ministers serve as “proof the country does not give discounts to its leaders.”
By HERB KEINON
“Campaign of tendentious leaks designed to mislead the public,” says PM; Mozes questioned for eight hours; PM’s wife accuses police of “bullying.”
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,UDI SHAHAM,HERB KEINON
“There's no way that this newspaper would have survived this earthquake,” editor-in-chief says over reportedly leaked conversation in suspected corruption case.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
PM slams weekend reports as "campaign of leaks designed to mislead the public."
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Netanyahu seeks to pick and choose journalists; MKs castigate prime minister over new allegations
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,JEREMY SHARON
As a report reveals a transcript of a conversation between the prime minister and media mogual Noni Mozes, MKs slam the PM and express concern over police probe.
By ARIK BENDER,JOY BERNARD
Sara Netanyhau's testimony was said to involve details on gifts she had received, reportedly including large amounts of pink champagne.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,UDI SHAHAM
As the police investigation against Netanyahu continues, new reports reveal further details from the secret exchanges between media mogul Noni Mozes and the prime minister.
By JOY BERNARD
The report was revealed while the Israel Police is conducting a criminal investigation against the PM, suspecting that he received improper gifts from this particular businessman and others.
Authorities previously questioned the premier under caution for more than three hours at his residence on Monday.
Police said that the Jerusalem suspect, in his 50s, expressed “extreme criticisms” of the judges.
Details of the fire, which broke out around 5:00 p.m. Sunday, and the causes of the deaths in the sixth-floor apartment in the Talpiot neighborhood remained unclear.
The Prime Minister’s home was closed off and a black veil erected to keep out the media’s eyes.
By LAHAV HARKOV,ELIYAHU KAMISHER,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The alleged assault occurred in October.
35% increase from 2015 • 14% of new officers from minority populations.
Cell made up of Israeli-Arabs had been planning to attack soldiers in retaliation for the banning of the Northern Branch of the Islamic Movement
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
The 38-year-old is the head of computer vision at Oculus VR, virtual reality company, which was acquired by Facebook.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
The case is part of an international investigation into the acquisition of one of the world’s largest iron-ore mineral deposits.
The Israeli mogul is suspected of bribing Guinean public officials in the African country’s capital of Conakry to further his business interests.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER,REUTERS
Police will look into incitement allegations regarding the poster that depicted the prime minister next to hangman's noose.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Police are currently obligated to report information about cases to the state prosecutor and to the Knesset.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The suspect, an employee of the Sheba Medical Center, was arrested Tuesday after allegedly treating hundreds of ER patients.
Police have detained the former cabinet member and are questioning him, suspecting felonies of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.
Police interrogations of non-security detainees would still be videotaped for offenses carrying heavy prison terms.
The couple had a troubled history with Ahalam having filed complaints against Auni in the past for rough treatment or threats.
Police say that they are treating 29 out of 39 of the most serious fires that started over 2 weeks ago as arson or suspected arson.
Netanyahu condemned the threatening vandalism.
By JEREMY SHARON
Rabbi pleads guilty on two counts, apologizes to his victims.
Medics found the man on the side of the road in critical condition, and he was pronounced dead at the Rabin Medical Center - Beilinson Campus.
The identity of the assailant is know to police and a search is underway to find him.
By YASSER OKBI/ MAARIV HASHAVUA
In 2013, Berland fled Israel after claims of sexual abuse were made against him by several women.
According to police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld, the unidentified Israeli driver was killed on impact midway through the attempted turn.
“This protest is against Alsheich and the entire police policy that covers the silent sexual abuse in the police.”
Close coordination of US and Israeli police causes dismay to the American activist group.
By SARAH LEIBOVITZ-DAR
Traffic police have not issued any notice of special traffic preparations for the upcoming holidays, however, a spokesman told the 'Post' there would be a public notice in the coming days.
Arrests of 20 party officials fuels Arab claims of "political persecution."
By LAHAV HARKOV,ELIYAHU KAMISHER,BEN LYNFIELD
Police Fraud Investigation Unit has summoned Feirberg-Ikar for questioning under caution on suspicion that she was involved in accepting bribes.
The report notes a number of deficiencies in the country’s criminal justice system, including too many indictments, police brutality and the violation of suspects' rights.
Many in Ethiopian Israeli community still not satisfied.
Police arrest suspects for heading a network of speech and hearing-impaired victims forced to beg for money.
According to Channel 2, police arrested the father of the Israeli supermodel days after she gave birth to her first child.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,ALON HOCHMON/MAARIV
Police have been targeting Israel’s illegal weapons trade especially focusing on Israeli-Arab regions.
Police received two reports of suspicious men sparking the manhunt.
The induction came after a three year manhunt for the rabbi.
By MAARIV ONLINE,JPOST.COM STAFF
Police seized 12 blinding stun grenades, 1 kilogram of explosives, two gas grenades, and 19 improvised grenades among other materials.
The agent, chosen because of his command of Arabic and appearance was trained for several months before assuming the role of an illegal arms trader.
The reports follow the 15 hours of questioning on Thursday of Ari Harow, Netanyahu’s former chief of staff, who was placed under a five-day house arrest.
By GIL HOFFMAN,CORAL BRAUN
While the probe into Netanyahu's fund-raising dealings are sourced locally and mostly internal, there are some external influences.
Bar association says bill should cause us to tremble.
According to the police, Sunday’s arrests were made after the completion of an undercover investigation by the Jerusalem fraud department.
Alsheich was bombarded with questions from MKs on the document and its purpose.
By LAHAV HARKOV
According to the indictment, which Mor has confessed to as part of a plea bargain, he told lower-ranked women he could advance their careers in an effort to get them to interact with him sexually.
Originally, police had closed the Cooper case until Channel 2 aired a program about the alleged murders on March 25, 2010 which caused a public uproar and led to a reopening of the investigation.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,YONAH JEREMY BOB
The accident was one of the worst in recent memory and rattled the country for days.
The victim, aged 57, was found Saturday morning in the suspect’s apartment. Suspect Alfonso Azarya, 63, has been missing for the past 24 hours and not answering phone calls.
Police confirmed that two attackers were arrested and one was shot; assailants reportedly wore disguises; multiple other casualties.
By BEN HARTMAN,YAAKOV LAPPIN
Herzog's office says questioning was conducted to complete a probe that was almost finished before and had been postponed.
Under Alsheich, it doesn’t appear that the police see the media as a conduit to inform the public about issues of importance to their daily lives.
The “nationalist” motive appeared in the very first arrest warrant prepared by police days before the press first got wind of the case and picked up the terror angle that police had written in the warrant.
The revelation on Sunday means that prosecutors could potentially indict PM's wife on criminal charges based on the findings of the police investigation. Netanyahus: She did nothing wrong.
By BEN HARTMAN,YONAH JEREMY BOB
MK Stav Shafir will call a special Knesset hearing next week to examine how police handle cases of violence and excessive use of force.
A gag order remains on all details of the case, beyond the fact that Levi is under arrest.
Police reports indicate the event was criminally motivated.
Sapir Nisani was arrested Friday after allegedly pouring a pot of boiling cooking oil onto her mother while she lay in her bedroom.
The allegations against Abramovich including money laundering, fraud, forgery, and use of a forged document, according to his arrest warrant.
Army Radio reporter Michael Shemesh published a report headlined “Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem Suspected of Inappropriate Conduct”.
The journalist – whose name is banned from publication – allegedly took a pot of boiling cooking oil into her mother’s bedroom and poured the oil on her, leaving her in critical condition.
Both murders are being investigated by the Coastal District’s central investigative unit.
Veteran diamond dealer suspected of stealing gems valued at $60-65 million; alleged theft could cause the bankruptcy of up to a dozen diamond companies.
Gag order issued by police as joint investigation with Shin Bet continues; several of 21 victims remain hospitalized, 1 in critical condition.
Israel Police plans to open 10 new police stations in the Arab sector and recruit more than 1,300 Arab police.
How do you carry on when a loved
one disappears without a trace?
By SAAR VARDI
A Tel Aviv restaurant owner’s violent encounter with police.
By KATHERINE KEENAN
A Reuters reporter visited the site of the mass grave, where residents said the ultra-hardline militants buried victims who had been shot or beheaded.
The imam and three persons whose homes were raided were arrested and brought in for questioning.
Online dating platforms, such as Grindr, are jeopardizing the safety of the conservative Muslim country's homosexual population, according to local lifestyle media.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
According to the report, the Saudi police, in collaboration with the Kingdom's security forces, besieged Wadi Numan, a Mecca suburb, where a group of five ISIS fighters had been hiding.
French police said at the time that the 36 year-old was robbed at gunpoint of some 9 million euros worth of jewelry by masked men who tied her up in her Paris apartment early on Oct. 3.
"Though Netanyahu might once again manage to escape justice by the skin of his teeth, it will not be because there is nothing – there is plenty."
By SUSAN HATTIS ROLEF
Incidents in which police allegedly used excessive force against Arab citizens are not isolated.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Support for Hebron shooter raises flags.