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90th Anniversary Of Chevron Massacre: Time To Return Stolen Property

Israel - This week marked the 90th anniversary of the Hevron massacre. On the 18th and 19th of Av 5689 (1929), the Arab population of Hevron fell upon their Jewish neighbors with w...

Israel To Weigh Trucks Automatically On Toll Road

Jerusalem - Israel intends to initiate a pilot program which will automatically measure the weight of trucks on Israel's only toll road- the Cross Israel Highway(Road 6), according...

Trump Skips Climate Meeting At G-7 Summit

Biarritz, France - U.S. President Donald Trump skipped a discussion on climate with other world leaders at the Group of Seven summit in France — then claimed to “know more about th...

Israeli Labor Party Chairman Amir Peretz Shaves Trademark Mustache To Make A Political Point

Jerusalem - Labor Party chairman Amir Peretz has given a whole new meaning to the expression “Read my lips.” Peretz sacrificed the mustache that he has sported in various stages o...

US Stocks Rally On Optimism For A US-China Trade War Thaw

Wall Street - Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street Monday as investors found reason to be cautiously optimistic again about the potential for progress in the costly trade wa...

A Jerusalem First Responder’s First Hand Account Of Sderot Rocket Attack

Sderot - My name is Eli Pollack and in addition to being the CEO of United Hatzalah, I am also a volunteer first responder and EMT. On Sunday night, I was visiting the southern tow...

Brazilian Troops Begin Deploying To Fight Amazon Fires

Rio De Janeiro - Backed by military aircraft, Brazilian troops on Saturday were deploying in the Amazon to fight fires that have swept the region and prompted anti-government prote...

2 Israeli Drones Crash Over Beirut, Hezbollah Denies Firing [VIDEOS]

Beirut - Two Israeli drones crashed in a Hezbollah stronghold in the Lebanese capital overnight, Lebanese and Hezbollah officials said Sunday, saying the first fell on the roof of ...

Drone War Takes Flight, Raising Stakes In Iran, US Tensions

Middle East - From the vast deserts of Saudi Arabia to the crowded neighborhoods of Beirut, a drone war has taken flight across the wider Middle East, raising the stakes in the ong...

US Army Commander Suspended After Using Phrase ‘Arbeit Macht Frie’ In Memo

Houston - A U.S. Army commander of a recruiting company in Houston was suspended after he distributed a memo in which he used the phrase “Arbeit Macht Frie.” The phrase, which mea...

Hong Kong Police Draw Guns In Latest Protest Violence

Hong Kong - Police in Hong Kong drew their guns Sunday night after a small group of protesters attacked officers with sticks and rods, and used tear gas to clear pro-democracy demo...

White House Reverses Trump On China ‘Second Thoughts’

Biarritz, France - President Donald Trump on Sunday acknowledged having second thoughts about escalating a trade war with China, but the White House later reversed, saying the pres...

Russian Capsule Carrying Robot Fails Space Station Docking

Moscow - A Russian space capsule carrying a humanoid robot has failed to dock as planned with the International Space Station. A statement from the Russian space agency Roscosmos ...

State Department Wipes Palestinian Authority From The Map…. Off Their Website

Washington - The US State Department appears to have removed the Palestinian Authority from its list of Middle Eastern "Countries and Areas" on its website. The list of countries ...

High-Stakes Gamble: Iranian Envoy Gets Surprise G-7 Invite

Biarritz, France - A top Iranian official paid an unannounced visit Sunday to the G-7 summit and headed straight toward the heart of the city where leaders of the world’s major dem...

German Soccer Team Refuses To Acknowledge Its Fans Over Anti-Semitic And Racist Chants

Berlin - A German soccer team has called out its fans for anti-Semitic and racist comment during a game. The members of the third-division Chemnitzer Football Club refused to ackn...

Trump Sends Mixed Messages To China On Trade War

Biarritz, France - Injecting fresh uncertainty at a time of global economic jitters, President Donald Trump sent mixed messages Sunday on the U.S.-China trade war as leaders at a g...

Hezbollah Leader: Israeli Drones Over Lebanon Will Be Downed

Beirut - The leader of Lebanon’s Iran-backed Hezbollah said Sunday that his group will confront and shoot down any Israeli drones that enter Lebanese airspace from now on, raising ...

Israeli Court Bars Nationalist Activists From Upcoming Polls

Jerusalem - Israel’s Supreme Court has barred two activists from a hard-line, nationalist party from running in upcoming elections. The court barred Benzi Gopstein, leader of an e...

Iraqi Militia Says New Drone Attack Kills 2

Baghdad - Two unidentified drones killed two Iraqi members of an Iran-backed paramilitary force on Sunday, the group said in a statement, saying the attack took place in Iraq near ...