03.23.2017 | 25 Adar, 5777
Arab League chief says Palestinians to present peace plan
FIFA submits draft report on settler soccer teams
Obama's last year in office saw 40% rise in settler housing
IDF chief: Hamas tunnels are not a strategic or existential threat
Analysis: How worried are Israel’s leaders about Putin’s Syrian warning?
Mac TA switches gears in Euroleague
Blue-and-white realistic heading into Spain showdown
Jerusalem blown out in Eurocup decider in Spain
Yet another ‘poke in the eye’ by IBC broadcaster Kan
‘Soldiers who resort to prostitution out of financial need is against IDF values’
Israel prepared to evacuate hundreds of thousands from northern border in a war
A chorus line
Concert review: Granddaddy
Cafe 65 on Rothschild boulevard starts the morning off just right
Berlin launches first ever Jewish food week
Crowdfunding campaign launched for Beit Shemesh baseball complex
Tech Talk: Coding for kids can now be fun
Insulin resistance can lead to faster cognitive decline
Your investments: Now is the time - You can change
Dramatic rise in opiate use worries health system, politicians
High schoolers turn ideas into prizes at scientists competition
MKs blast Litzman for allegedly protecting tobacco giant Philip Morris
A multi-pronged approach to
water economy innovation
$900,000 awarded to Israeli-American mobile video tech partnership
Migrating starlings swoop over southern Israel
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
The happiness we (wish we could) have
Europe’s Jews becoming collateral damage in Europe’s civilizational clash
Letters to the Editor: This ‘mishugas’
Truth is not a political position
London's ramming attack marks the new, go-to method of choice of today's terrorists
Family of missing CIA consultant Robert Levinson sues Iran in US court
Scorched earth: If Islamic State can't have it, no one can
Watch: The latest trend Egyptians are using to vent fury
Mossad chief: Iran is main threat to Israel with or without nuclear deal
Iran loses thousands, 10 generals in Syria-Iraq wars
Turkish ambassador: Iran's regional ambitions must be contained
Saudi Prince: Trump a 'strong president' in fight against dangerous Iran
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
ISIS fanatics call on supporters to 'terrorize' Jewish people in the West
Experts warn that Trump budget for foreign aid cripples antisemitism fight
No fanfare for Venezuelan arrivals in Israel
Israelis to be awarded 2017 Rhodes Scholarships for the first time
‘If antisemitic parties rise to power, we will call on European Jews to flee’
Iron Dome start-up to provide critical support to New York Power Authority
Enticing Israeli startups to expand to Germany
Tech Talk: Israeli satellite to be launched into space
Intel buying Mobileye for $15 billion in biggest Israeli hi-tech deal ever
Ivanka Trump scores West Wing office, government security clearances
Trump immigration lawyer on travel ban: 'What happens to Muslims can happen to Jews'
FBI director confirms Trump team under investigation for Russia ties
'Motorist in custody after making bomb threat outside 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
Pregnant Jenna Jameson to give baby Hebrew name
President Trump expecting ninth grandchild, from son Eric and his wife, Lara
Wonder Woman Gal Gadot welcomes second 'wonder baby'
VOTE NOW: Is Israel headed to the polls?
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
Roseanne Barr fires back at anti-Israel activist Linda Sarsour
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A surprisingly unorthodox education minister?
Riding the bullet
Ask The Rabbi: Does Halacha permit demolition of terrorists’ homes?
New insight into a legendary leader
An outsider’s view of Israel
Hot off the Arab press
Peace according to Halacha
This week in Jerusalem
Empowered women: A site to see
Campus and the city
The sky and the spirit
An eyeful of music
Two acts for dance lovers
סֶקֶר עַל הָעִישוּן וְעַל שְתִייַת הָאַלְכּוֹהוֹל
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Thousands gather to see restored site of Jesus’s tomb in Jerusalem
Tomb of Jesus reopens in Jerusalem after restoration
Evangelicals' role is to be an ‘articulate advocate’ for Israel, Eagles’ Wings founder says
Czech Parliament Representatives in Israel
Canadian Delegation in Israel: “It’s a privilege to be here”
Bosnian President Plants a Tree in Jerusalem’s Grove of Nations
JNF USA Leadership Mission Visits Northern Israel
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
Israel has claimed security concerns for limiting movement of Palestinian players between the West Bank and Gaza.
Maccabi’s roster is set to undergo a complete overhaul yet again this summer, with only five players likely to continue in 2017/18.
By ALLON SINAI
Only the winners of each group will qualify automatically for Russia 2018, with the eight best runners-up to advance to home-and-away playoffs.
In the wake of Israel’s recent unexpected success in the World Baseball Classic, the Beit Shemesh Baseball Amuta launched a crowdfunding campaign last week in order to help fund their state of the art complex.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
After home win, Hapoel confident of upsetting Valencia in Game 3 of Eurocup semifinal series
Jerusalem remains four games back of Maccabi Tel Aviv, which improved to 17-6 after steamrolling Hapoel Tel Aviv 100-74.
Over 30,000 ran through the capital's streets on Friday, hitting a record of participants in the 42 km challenge.
Yellow-and-blue stays hot by blanking Sakhnin • Beitar Jerusalem beats Maccabi Petah Tikva
By ALLON HACHMON
Sasson, who will run with his brother Alon, sold his judo suit from Rio for $100,000 to benefit Shalva’s children.
Second straight disappointing Euroleague campaign for yellow-and-blue sealed with defeat in Istanbul.
After losing 83-68 in the best-of- three series opener in Spain on Tuesday, Hapoel has to win on Friday in order to force a decisive Game 3 in Valencia next Wednesday.
Starting from this weekend, the league will be split into two sections.
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
“What they are doing is very nice, they are representing Israel, but it’s not pure Israel.”
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
Team Israel suffers first loss to Netherlands after historic four-game win in the international sporting tournament.
Rudd finished with a game high 25 points, including the winning back with 0.9 of a second remaining to ensure Maccabi improved to a 16-6 record in the BSL.
Underdog Team Israel defeats Cuba to remain undefeated in tournament.
“This was an amazing day for our team,” said national team coach Doron Levit.
Milano has fared even worse than Maccabi since their last meeting, sitting in last place in the standings with a 7-17 record.
Netherlands’ victory guarantees advancement for blue-and-white at World Baseball Classic
WITH HER legacy as a fierce and resilient competitor intact, 29-year-old Shahar Pe’er – Israel’s all-time highest-ranked tennis player (No. 11 in 2011) – closed the curtain on her playing career.
Following its win over South Korea, Israel continues its winning streak against Chinese Taipei.
Tightly waged duel with host South Korea results in 2-1 victory in 10 innings for blue-and-white
Team Israel drives home a 2-1 victory in its historic first appearance in the sporting tournament.
“The most important thing is that we took the three points,” said Maccabi coach Lito Vidigal. “It’s very important for us to think only about the next game.”
With the distraction from Amar’e’s homophobic comments behind it, Hapoel aims to sweep Gran Canaria
The reigning champion has seen a 10-point gap at the top of the standings slashed to a mere three points by Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Maccabi is in 13th place out of 16 teams with an 8-15 record, winning only three of its past 14 games.
Yellow-and-blue completes double win over Mac PT while Beitar advances despite loss in K8.
The 29-year-old reached No. 11 in the world rankings six years ago, higher than any other Israeli tennis player in history.
After reaching the last eight of the competition for just the second time in seven years, Hapoel is targeting a place in the semifinals for the first time since 2006.
Shivek was only hired by Rishon last April, replacing Sharon Drucker.
Maccabi is targeting its seventh victory from the past eight league matches when it hosts Bnei Yehuda in Netanya, with Beersheba not welcoming Hapoel Kfar Saba until Monday.
Bagatskis said poor rebounding and turnovers ended up costing Maccabi the game.
Israeli champion’s continental run ends in Istanbul following 2-1 defeat to Besiktas in second leg.
Hapoel enters round-of-32 second leg trailing Besiktas 3-1 • Manchester United advances
Maccabi registered just its third win in the past 13 continental games by eking out an 85-84 victory over Baskonia Vitoria two weeks ago.
The 28-year-old Israeli has struggled with injuries this season.
“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
Yellow-and-blue closes to within two points of Beersheba following Kjartansson hat-trick against K8.
Eight runners share their stories en route to the White City’s big event.
By AMIR AFSAI
Red-hot Hapoel Jerusalem aims to maintain bragging rights over arch-rival Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Six players declined to participate after finding out that the trip was organized by the Israeli government.
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
“Of our 11 matches, six ended in a third set. We lost five of those and a victory in any of them would have changed everything."
“I think it is normal and I think it is obvious that part of integrating a new coach is to give him as much information as possible."
Perennial powerhouses Mac Tel Aviv, Hap Jerusalem have stout semifinal foes in Mac Ashdod and Hap Holon.
One-point victory at home keeps yellow-and-blue alive in race for Euroleague quarterfinals.
Israel’s No. 1 Julia Glushko (193) evened the tie at 1-1 with a 6-3, 7-5 win over Elitsa Kostova (132).
Tel Aviv hosts the second leg in three weeks.
As disastrous as its season has been so far, Maccabi has yet to lose three straight games over all competitions.
Hapoel finishes Top 16 with 5-1 record thanks to victory over Nizhny Novgorod in Russia.
“If the players believe in me, we will be able to realize our potential. If the fans give me a chance, they won’t regret it.”
“We need to pinpoint the right person and find the right timing which is not right now.”
Coming off local conquest of Maccabi Tel Aviv, Hapoel targets to finish Top 16 on a high.
Israel is one of 16 countries playing in the quadrennial baseball tournament known as the World Baseball Classic (WBC), a “World Cup” for baseball.
By ELLI WOHLGELERNTER
The delegation is scheduled to hold an exhibition game against Israel’s national team in Jerusalem on February 18.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Israeli start-up VRPhysio at the forefront of harnessing gaming technology to help treat neck, spinal and other injuries.
By URIEL STURM
Israel’s dream of returning to the World Group was already dashed for another year on Saturday when the blue-and-white dropped to an unassailable 3-0 deficit.
Ben-Shimon leaves Beitar with the team sitting in fifth place in the Premier League standings, tied on points with Ironi Kiryat Shmona in fourth.
Former NBA star scores 24 for Jerusalem in BSL conquest of arch-rival Tel Aviv • Wyatt out for Holon
Israel had already secured a victory over Sweden and another year in Group I by taking an unassailable 3-0 lead.
Beersheba didn’t sign any players in the final day of the winter transfer window on Thursday, but Maccabi was one of the busiest teams.
Tel Aviv drops to 7-14 in continental play with disheartening defeat to Brose Bamberg.
Maccabi Tel Aviv has been one of the busier teams, with players both coming and going.
Maccabi parted ways with American forward Sonny Weems earlier this week, voiding his contract after he failed to complete a drug test on Saturday.
Hapoel improves to 4-1 with victory over Vilnius, can secure first place with win in Russia next week.
Hapoel hosts surging Rytas aiming to clinch group’s top spot, quarterfinal berth
Beck also represented Israel at the past summer’s Rio Olympics, finishing tied for 31st place.
The yellow-and-blue dominated the remainder of the match, but Haifa looked to have netted a winner in the 86th minute through substitute Roei Kehat’s header.
Maccabi Tel Aviv considering cutting American forward • Yellow-and-blue beats Ashdod in BSL.
Reigning champion outlasts Kiryat Shmona 2-0 ahead of top-of-the-table clash with Maccabi Tel Aviv.
“This was an amazing tournament and a superb achievement for Oliel,” said Glickstein. “It will help his ranking, his level of play, his confidence and his belief in his own abilities.”
Since going on a club record ninematch winning streak in the league, Beersheba has won just two of six games.
Yellow-and-blue injects some life back into its continental campaign with home conquest of Kazan.
Ra’anana downed in shootout • Bnei Yehuda blows out Ashkelon • Beitar Jerusalem conquers Sakhnin
"Our dream is to have an Israeli Wimbldon champion."
Yellow-and-blue suffers heaviest defeat since 1976 after being trounced by 39 points in Euroleague
Beersheba was looking to join the Maccabi Tel Aviv side of 2014/15 as the only teams to claim the championship, State Cup and Toto Cup in a single season, with the reigning champion already securing the latter title earlier in the campaign.
The last time two teams owned by Jews met in the Super Bowl was in 2012 when the New York Giants, co-owned by Steve Tisch, defeated Kraft’s Patriots 21-17.
Scarione brace gives Mac TA 2-1 win over Sakhnin, reducing gap from top to six points
Maccabi Petah Tikva claims 1-1 draw against league leader thanks to Magbo’s super strike.
Also Saturday, Hapoel Tel Aviv visits Hapoel Ashkelon in a crucial showdown in the battle against relegation.
The cheerleading scene in Israel is perhaps not the most developed, but it does have its fans.
By ALON MELAMED
This section is dedicated to young new immigrants who have surpassed all expectations and developed personal careers and successful businesses while getting used to life in Israel.
By MARTINA BIALEK
Tel Aviv native Denis Shapovalov defaulted at the Davis Cup for inadvertently blasting a ball into the umpire's face.