09.30.2016 | 27 Elul, 5776
Abbas and Riviln speak of future meetings at Peres funeral
Watch: Netanyahu and Abbas shake hands at Peres funeral
Report: Gazan terror tunnel collapses, kills 3
Fatah-linked Facebook shows Peres going to hell for 'crimes' against Palestinians
Reporter's Notebook: A funeral that would have meant the world to Peres
Obama at Peres funeral: Abbas's presence reminds us of the unfinished business of peace
Clinton: Peres was a dreamer who never gave up
Read: President Reuven Rivlin's eulogy
Peres hoped America would reject Trump's vision
Peres bombshell: I stopped an Israeli strike on Iran
Court overturns Parole Board’s early release of Rabbi Pinto
This week on TV: Rebellious robots,return of SJP, and ‘Princess Shaw’
Movie Review: ‘My King’
Chef Nir Zook opens first kosher venture in Tel Aviv
The sound of (vocal) music
Beersheba satisfied with nil-nil outcome vs Southampton
Hapoel Tel Aviv, Beitar Jerusalem both in need of wins
Hapoel Jerusalem, Maccabi Tel Aviv in final
Peres had appreciation of power and impact of sports
TAU and Swiss scientists to crash spacecraft into comet today
Could Israel become a linchpin of China’s trade strategy?
Peres’s final contribution: His corneas
Apple reportedly developing iPhone 8 in Israel
Hospital officials: More funds needed for healthier food
'Israeli hospitals need increased funding to provide healthful meals'
Global agtech investors find 'rich pipeline of opportunities' in Israel
Israel to supply gas to Jordan in $10 billion deal
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Column One: The New Middle East
Editor's Notes: How Peres's constant search for opportunities built a nation
My Word: Population density, people power and blessings
Grapevine: Shimon Peres: A personal memoir
Abbas: Fatah will hold major congress this year
In northern Iraqi Kurdistan, hundreds pay respects to Peres
Report: Iranian spy masters 'running covert war' in Syria
Congress rejects Obama veto of Saudi September 11 bill
Iran atomic chief: Trump presidency wouldn't endanger nuclear deal
Iran has missiles that can hit Israel, Revolutionary Guards official says
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
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
Israeli, US Jews close despite political, religious differences
Ukrainian President: No Ukrainian has the right to forget Babi Yar
Lauder recalls a memorable conversation with Peres
US Jewish groups mourn Shimon Peres, laud his contribution to Israel
Agritech investor: Opportunities abound with Israeli entrepreneurs
Tech Talk: Intel gets smart with ‘learning building’
New Israeli tech sees machines leading the blind
Peres was a man of psalms, Clinton says
Who won the first Trump-Clinton presidential debate?
Comment: For Israel at Hofstra it was Passover
Good times come as Israel omitted from the US debate
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
Palestinians: Donald Trump shows 'disregard for international law'
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'
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of September 30, 2016
Grapevine Metro: Coming concerts
Aliya Stories: Being attuned to your body
This week in 60 seconds: Israel mourns a founding father
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?
Not so regal behavior: Saudi princess allegedly orders guard to kill French decorator
Kim Kardashian calls for help for Jewish cancer patient from Israel
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Muzzling the media
A stark prognosis for the Middle East
The road past Mosul
An unprecedented deal?
Tour Israel: Rosh Hashana Special
Wine Talk: Go sweet
Cooking: Ancient grains for a healthy New Year
Recipes for a sweet Rosh Hashana
This week in Jerusalem
It’s time for millennials to migrate
Sounds of the synagogue
The joy of a Jerusalem playground
Israeli music for all
City Notes: Netanya hosts Israeli Special Olympics
New year for the golden-agers
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The Christian German who saved Jews speaking Yiddish
The Church has contributed to antisemitism, Archbishop of Canterbury says
The Pope receives Jewish world leaders ahead of Rosh Hashana
A Lake in the Middle of the Desert at Dimona's Ben Gurion Park
International Cleanup Day in Israel 2016 Launched in Afula
From Copenhagen to the Casuarina Circle at Ilanot
A Global Perspective on Dry Land Forestry and Restoration
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
Israeli sailing coach Udi Gal shared a Facebook post in which he told of how members of the Lebanese delegation refused a ride with Israeli athletes.
By MAARIV ONLINE
Geoff and Mitch Schwartz are the first pair of Jewish brothers to play in the NFL since 1923.
Raisman, 22, is the U.S. squad’s captain and was a key part of its gold medal in the team competition two days earlier.
Pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie tweeted an apology for "bad comparison."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Peres’s passing will be marked ahead of every soccer match in Israel’s Premier League and National League this weekend, with a moment of silence to be held in his honor.
By ALLON SINAI
Hapoel Beersheba hosts Southampton • Maccabi Tel Aviv looks to rebound against Dundalk.
Mental coach Justine Siegal and IAB exec Margo Sugarman help blue-and-white contend in the World Baseball Classic.
By HOWARD BLAS
Elena Dolinin clocked a stunning time of 2:35.59 hours, bettering Nili Abramski’s 12-year-old national record by 37 seconds.
Former New York Mets Ike Davis then pinch hit and battled through a nine pitch at-bat, fouling off three straight 3-2 pitches from Nolan Bond before knocking a run-scoring single off the mound.
By ELLI WOHLGELERNTER
A 5-2 victory on Thursday night over Great Britain at MCU Park on Coney Island definitely got things off on the right note.
By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
Being No. 1 is ingrained in the DNA of the yellow-and-blue, and after three seasons of utter domination in Israel, getting used to being second best is not an easy process.
Mac Haifa registers 2-1 home victory thanks to Plet’s 80th-minute winner
Tennis players know all about love from the tennis scoring system. Wouldn’t it be nice if players also love Israel and spread that love around the world?
Paralympics come to a close at the Maracana; Tokyo 2020 within sight.
One day earlier, Israeli rower Moran Samuel also took home a bronze.
There is precedent for a coach who left mid-season receiving a championship ring.
After a goalless first half, Miguel Vitor scored the opener for Beersheba following a well-worked free-kick move in the 54th minute.
Next week Israel’s international baseball team will be playing in the World Baseball Classic’s qualifying tournament.
Israeli champ opens Group Stage vs Inter Milan at San Siro; Yellow-and-blue hosts Zenit Saint Petersburg
After epic duel, Weinberg and Erenlib finish 4th in quad tennis; Blue-and-white goalball team faces Turkey in quarters.
Shooter Doron Shaziri scales podium for sixth straight Games, taking his personal tally since 1996 to eight medals.
“We are not looking at the standings at this stage of the season. Our goal is to continue and improve and if we do that the points will follow.”
Oliel, the tall, hard hitting left-hander with solid ground strokes and serve, showed the New York crowd how much potential he has.
Moran Samuel's third-place win lands Israeli delegation its first medal.
The Algerian team was set to play the US on Friday, with another match set against Israel on Saturday.
American Bronze medal snowboarder Amy Purdy dazzles crowds in Brazil with dance performed in garment created by Danit Peleg.
By JULIE STEIGERWALD
After winning two matches in the qualifiers and coming through the first round of the main draw, the 17-year-old Israeli was stopped by No. 5 seed Kayla Day of the USA, losing 6-4, 6-3.
Shelly Krolitzky, 17, is the first Israeli female in the main draw of the US Open junior tournament since Julia Glushko in 2007.
Blue-and-white braces for powerhouse, aiming to register stunning upset in Haifa.
The diverse team – including many Israeli born players alongside American immigrants – is made up of players competing in the eight-team Kraft Family Israel Football League.
Lurie says “the differences between South African football and the Israeli game is that the game in South Africa is more skillful, whereas the game in Israel is more tactics-based and more physical."
By GABRIEL SMITH
Finally there are no unrealistic expectations weighing down the coach, allowing Levy to overhaul the side and ensure it is ready for Euro 2020 qualification.
The Qualifier tournament will open on Thursday, September 22, with a doubleheader featuring Pakistan vs Brazil and Great Britain vs Israel.
Jerusalem, K8 combine for three stoppage-time tallies in 2-2 result • Yellow-and-blue first to two wins.
Israel ranked 19 and has taken home 380 medals in previous Games.
By KATIE BEITER / THE MEDIA LINE
“Any draw at this stage of the competition would be difficult,” said Beersheba coach Barak Bachar. “We worked hard to reach this stage and I’m sure every Beersheba fan is set for a true footballing experience."
Defending champs fail to break down Hapoel defense • Mac Haifa beaten by Sakhnin.
Four years ago, Israel launched an initiative to identify and promote more potential Olympic and Paralympic athletes in childhood.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN/ ISRAEL21C.ORG
Beersheba takes on Hap TA • Confident Mac Haifa visits Sakhnin • Beitar, Atzili in talks.
Sunday will be Zahavi’s first visit home since his $8 million transfer from Maccabi Tel Aviv to China's Guangzhou R&F two months ago.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
While it didn’t feel that way on Tuesday, a place in the Europa League groups is no scant consolation.
Yellow-and-blue enters second leg vs Split up 2-1 • Jerusalem aims to overcome deficit in France.
“In soccer anything is possible.”
The two-time Olympian and Munich massacre survivor said he was glad the Olympics finally held an official memorial for the Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 games.
Israeli triple jumper soars to season-best result, falls just short of podium; Swimming duet comes in 20th.
Sports and Culture Minister Miri Regev tells IOC "a black flag" will always fly over the multi-sport event.
The win brings the Israeli delegation a second medal in the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Dawson, who has repeatedly turned down offers to join local powerhouses Maccabi Tel Aviv and Hapoel Jerusalem will soon leave for the US once more to prepare for the training camp.
Yakov Toumarkin became the first Israeli swimmer to advance to a semifinal on Wednesday, doing so in the 200-meter backstroke by a mere three hundredths of a second.
Muki did his best to hide the injuries during his preparations for the Olympics, but finally revealed their true extent on Monday.
“My brand has always been about peace and education and I am now extending my brand internationally,” said Stoudemire to the Post.
By SHARON AHARONI
Muki will face world No. 2 Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan in the semifinals later Monday. A win and he's guaranteed a gold or silver medal.
Muki, Richter eye podium.
Day 2 full of disappointment after judokas Pollack, Cohen crash out while swimmer Toumarkin struggles.
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
Beersheba has already secured itself continental soccer deep into the winter, as even should it lose in the playoffs it will receive a place in the Europa League group stage.
World Judo Championship bronze medalist Golan Pollack aims to repeat his surprise accomplishment from last year.
Gymnast Shatilov fails to reach finals; judoka Rishony out in first round; swimmers fall short in pool.
Israel (7-0) secured itself at least a silver medal by beating Wales 10-3 in the semifinals on Thursday at Szent Istvan University.
Team Israel held its own in this Under21 tournament held at Baptist Village, which was attended by hundreds of fans from throughout Israel.
Before Maccabi and Beitar discover who they will face in the playoffs, Hapoel Beersheba will find out the identity of its rival in the Champions League playoffs.
Following Friday’s Opening Ceremony in Rio, four blue-and-white athletes begin competition.
The group will travel throughout the country, including in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, and on Sunday will attend a clinic with 400 children in Ramle sponsored by Bank Hapoalim.
The ceremony was held in the Place of Mourning, a memorial set up in the Olympic Village in Rio, two days prior to the opening ceremony of the 2016 Games.
Hapoel knocks off six-time reigning Greek champion on strength of Shir Tzedek’s late tally.
Hassan Haneidiq was allowed to travel to Hebron for his championship match.
By ADAM RASGON
Following scoreless draw in Greece, Israeli champion controls own destiny heading into second leg.
Hebron-based team Ahly al-Khalil defended its title with a 2-1 aggregate victory over Shabab Khan Yunis following a 1-1 draw in Hebron.
By JACK BROOK,ADAM RASGON
With the disappointment from London 2012, when Israel didn’t win a medal for the first time since Seoul 1988, the OCI has set a clear goal of returning home from Rio with at least one medal.
The wrestler is not as menacing in person as she is in pictures of her on the mat.
By LOGAN NEWMAN
Stoudemire partly owns the team and announced his retirement last Tuesday.
Zubari remains confident he can end his medal drought in Rio.
Zilberman looks forward to his second straight Olympics after securing his place in the top 34 of the decisive rankings.
There is little doubt that Toumarkin is Israel’s leading swimmer and he will be aiming to show exactly why in Rio.
The California-born Israeli books her flight to Brazil in her first-ever marathon.
Gloushkov Leventhal will become the first Israeli woman to compete in four Olympics after also participating in Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012 with previous partner Inna Yoffe.
Teferi's main goal for now is to gain experience.
Shikler is the most surprising member of Israel’s swim team to Rio, as her mere qualification at her age is already a success.
Shatilov has recorded groundbreaking achievements for local gymnastics throughout his career and now looks to add an international one to the list in Rio.
Sela will become the first Israeli tennis player since 1992 to take part in the men’s singles event at the Olympics.
As long as the Israeli can avoid the Olympic and world champion Teddy Riner, there is no telling how far Sasson can go in Rio.
Hopes of Sanford reaching the semifinals likely depends on him improving his national record of 45.04 seconds.
Back from an injury, Rivkin hopes to improve her game.
Rishony has yet to win a medal at a major competition, but hopes to make her breakthrough on the biggest stage possible – the Olympic Games.
His initial goal in Rio will be to reach the Air Rifle final, which would be a major success.
Though his success was unexpected, Pollack now places in the top eight in the world rankings and holds an important berth as a seed in Rio.
Olshanetskyi looks forward to impressing his competition.
A place in the final is likely beyond him, but just coming close to his achievement from four years ago would be regarded as a great success for the veteran of Israel’s swim team.
Stanford oleh will represent Israel as the country's leading female freestyler.
Years between Olympics are lean ones for athletes.
A glimpse into the lives of Jewish athletes before World War II.
By DANA PORATH
The gymnast is reportedly looking forward to meeting the NFL player that recently asked her out.
Looking back at these selections, it seems that the capacity for kindness, respect and “fighting well” crosses all continents and cultures.
By RICHARD SHAVEI-TZION
For a Boston Red Sox fan, walking into Fenway is like arriving in Shangri-La.
By DAVID BRINN