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  • Project Cake: Runway-inspired desserts take their cues from fashionable wedding-dress designs

    Project Cake: Runway-inspired desserts take their cues from fashionable wedding-dress designs
    Maybe a swirl of organza or an overlay of Alencon lace would look best; possibly a bit of crystal beading. Style considerations for the bridal salon, right? Yes, and now the cake shop, too. With wedding cake design increasingly taking its cue from the...
  • Egypt president: situation 'stable' following Sinai attack

    Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, wearing battle dress for the first time in over a year, declared Saturday that the country's security situation was "completely stable" following a coordinated assault on the military in the troubled northern part...
  • UN rights body backs call for accountability in Gaza war

    The U.N.'s top human rights body backed calls Friday for accountability in last year's conflict in Gaza, in which hundreds of Palestinian civilians and six Israeli civilians were killed. The decision by the Geneva-based U.N. Human Rights Council has no...
  • Lion cubs en route to Jordan sanctuary check into Gaza hotel

    Gaza's militant Hamas rulers on Friday allowed a pair of lion cubs en route to a wildlife sanctuary in Jordan back into the Palestinian coastal strip after the animals and their entourage had been stuck for several hours on no-man's land at a Gaza-...
  • Rocket fired from Sinai hits southern Israel, no one hurt

    Israel's military says a rocket fired from neighboring Sinai, where Egyptian troops are battling Islamic State militants, has struck southern Israel. There was no damage and no one was hurt. The military says the rocket hit open field in southern...
  • Palestinian killed after throwing rocks at Israeli vehicle

    Israel's military says troops opened fire and killed a Palestinian among a group that threw large rocks at their vehicle. It said soldiers driving near Ramallah in the West Bank came under a hail of rocks and boulders Friday morning. After a rock...
  • A year after Gaza war, southern Israel slowly recovers

    On the last day of last summer's Israel-Hamas war, Gadi Yarkoni and two of his closest friends were fixing an electricity line next to the cowshed in their kibbutz in southern Israel that had been damaged by rocket fire from neighboring Gaza. On that...
  • Egypt's warplanes strike back at militants in troubled Sinai

    Egyptian warplanes launched new airstrikes and troops went house-to-house Thursday in the troubled Sinai Peninsula, a day after Islamic State-linked militants set off the area's bloodiest fighting in decades in an unprecedented, coordinated attack. The...
  • 'A Borrowed Identity' shows life in Israel from an Arab's view

     'A Borrowed Identity' shows life in Israel from an Arab's view
    "A Borrowed Identity" starts out nice and easy but don't be fooled. This is a soft-seeming film about a hard-edged, difficult subject, an Israeli film that offers a picture from life's other side. Directed by the veteran Eran Riklis ("The Syrian Bride,"...
  • The Latest: Israel PM offers condolences over Sinai attacks

    The latest on the aftermath of a coordinated militant assault on Egyptian security forces in the restive northern Sinai that killed dozens of troops and set off the bloodiest fighting in the peninsula in decades (all times local). ___ 5:30 p.m. The...
  • Mennonites delay divestment vote over Israeli occupation

    A leading Mennonite group has delayed a decision on divesting from companies with business tied to Israel's occupation of the Palestinian territories. The Mennonite Church USA was set to vote this week on whether they should sell off stock in companies...