With no money to rebuild, Lebanese count huge losses after Beirut blast

Fri, 2020-08-07 11:48
Officials estimate losses at $15 billion – a bill Lebanon simply cannot pay

Relatives get 10 years in prison for kidnapping, murdering 19-year-old in southern Israel

Fri, 2020-08-07 11:45
Hanan al-Bahiri, of the Bedouin town of Lakiya, was killed and burnt by family members after she divorced her husband

Jerusalem police evict anti-Netanyahu protesters after disagreements over camp's location

Fri, 2020-08-07 11:10
Police and city inspectors dismantle encampment, as protesters argue city hall 'wanted us to be in a completely hidden spot' in Independence Park

Beirut death toll rises as rescuers recover more bodies days after port blast

Fri, 2020-08-07 10:04
Damaged hospitals in Lebanon's capital, already strained by the coronavirus pandemic, are still struggling to deal with the thousands of wounded

Latest model forecasts 300,000 U.S. COVID-19 deaths by December

Fri, 2020-08-07 09:55
University of Washington health experts added that 70,000 lives could be saved if people were scrupulous about wearing masks

Jerusalem LGBTQ center sues city over budget discrimination

Fri, 2020-08-07 09:55
The Jerusalem Open House says municipality requested documentation of regular participants' ID numbers to prove scope of activity

Trump slammed for hypocrisy after saying Biden is 'against God'

Fri, 2020-08-07 09:50
Biden called the remarks beneath the office he holds: 'For President Trump to attack my faith is shameful'

West Bank woman in critical condition after being shot during an Israeli army raid

Fri, 2020-08-07 09:34
Palestinian Health Ministry says 24-year-old was shot by Israeli forces in her house in the West Bank city of Jenin, but the Israeli army denies using live fire

Meet the ‘Bibists’: Netanyahu loyalists say there’s a reason they’re not out in the streets defending him

Fri, 2020-08-07 09:10
They may be his staunchest supporters, but their outlook predated Netanyahu’s rise to power and will probably outlast him, too

The evolution of Palestinian cuisine

Fri, 2020-08-07 08:54
Today’s Palestinian meals based on meat, chicken, rice and tomatoes are profoundly different from original cooking from prehistory until the advent of modern culture – and the Israeli ban on picking wild herbs

Is Sweden censoring a book about its ties to the Nazis, written by a Jewish comedian?

Fri, 2020-08-07 08:18
It was clear that a new, provocative book about Sweden’s attitude toward the Nazis in World War II was going to stir up controversy. But the author didn’t imagine that the state would seize its last print run and demand to pulp it

Will massive destruction in Beirut be a catalyst for political change in Lebanon?

Fri, 2020-08-07 08:09
As the nation mourns, a collective feeling has taken hold that this time, its leaders must be held accountable for rendering the capital unlivable

By the time Israel finally allowed him in for urgent care, this young Gazan was already dead

Fri, 2020-08-07 07:16
After months of hospitalization with a blood disease in the Gaza Strip, Jalal Sharafi needed a bone marrow transplant, which is unavailable there. By the time Israel relented, and gave him an entry permit for treatment here, it was too late

Four-year-old Palestinian girl fatally shot in East Jerusalem by apparent stray bullet

Fri, 2020-08-07 06:44
Girl from the neighborhood of Silwan dies at hospital, in second such incident in three months

Rocket alert sounds in northern Israel along Lebanon border, army says

Fri, 2020-08-07 05:51
This is a developing story. More details to follow...

For Israel, the Beirut blast serves as a double warning

Fri, 2020-08-07 03:11
From China to the Gulf, regional players may see the Beirut disaster as opportunity

How the Israeli army plans to tackle the coronavirus outbreak

Fri, 2020-08-07 03:10
With resources and capabilities that the health services lack, army could bring much-needed efficiency to the process ? Why Israel could find itself in a collision course with the U.S.

This Israeli startup uses crowd wisdom when doctors don't have the answers

Fri, 2020-08-07 03:09
StuffThatWorks platform employs the same model ?as Waze does to help people cope with chronic diseases by learning from each other