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  • 'Homeland' actor stars in Israeli indie feature

    'Homeland' actor stars in Israeli indie feature
    Navid Negahban's most famous alter ago, "Homeland" terrorist mastermind Abu Nazir, was certainly no fan of Israel. But Negahban, whose quiet, almost sympathetic performance of the jihadist shot him to fame in 2011, fell in love with the Jewish state while...
  • Timeout as Canadians digest day of terror

    TORONTO (Reuters) - A National Basketball Association (NBA) pre-season game rarely holds any importance and a meeting between the Toronto Raptors and Maccabi Haifa on Wednesday held even less relevance as Canadians digested a day of terror. The...
  • Palestinian driver rams Jerusalem station killing baby

    Palestinian driver rams Jerusalem station killing baby
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A baby died and eight other people were hurt when a Palestinian man slammed his car into pedestrians at a Jerusalem light railway stop, then police shot the driver as he fled, police and a hospital official said. A hospital official...
  • Israelis growing hungry for vegan diet

    TEL AVIV (JTA) — The music pounded, the liquor flowed, dancers filled the floor and khinkali meat dumplings and kababi skewers — staples of traditional Georgian cuisines — sat on almost every table. That was back in February, before...
  • Amid regional turmoil, Israel looks to its firm bond with Jordan

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - If there were a heat map showing instability in the Middle East, the area around most of Israel's borders would have turned a steadily deeper shade of red over the past few years. With attacks by Hezbollah from Lebanon, the threat...
  • Two Israeli soldiers wounded in cross-border attack from Egypt

    Two Israeli soldiers were injured Wednesday in a shooting along the border with Egypt, Israel’s military reported. According to preliminary information offered by army officials, shots and an anti-tank missile were fired at an Israeli military...
  • Finding Chicagoans in the Holy Land

    Finding Chicagoans in the Holy Land
    During my trip to Israel this summer, I reported two in-depth Tribune stories that didn't leave a lot of time for sightseeing. The first was Kathy Bergen's piece on Israel's high-tech success, and the second I'll hopefully be able to share soon. I...
  • At least three drugs smugglers killed in attack along Egypt border: Israel

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - At least three attackers in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, probably drugs smugglers, were killed after they opened fire on Israeli soldiers across the border on Wednesday and wounded two, the Israeli military said. The attackers fired...
  • Elie Wiesel asks 'Why?'

    Elie Wiesel asks 'Why?'
    In the current issue of Hadassah Magazine, Elie Wiesel, a Nobel Laureate for Peace since 1986, tells the story of a television interview in which he was asked what he would say to God if he could talk to him. His answer was: "I would say one word. Why?"...
  • As the High Holiday season ends, where do we begin?

    As the High Holiday season ends, where do we begin?
    At The UN, Prime Minister Netanyahu declared; "The Rebbe of Lubavitch told me that it was my mission to come into this dark room filled with lies about my people and light a candle of truth, thus pushing away its darkness." Since then, the New Year of...
  • From opera house to House of Commons, Diaspora Jews are the target

    From opera house to House of Commons, Diaspora Jews are the target
    The opera "The Death of Klinghoffer" opened this week in New York. Rightly castigated for its invocation of unpleasant Jewish stereotypes and its apologia for the Palestinian terrorists' murder of an elderly Jewish tourist in a wheelchair, its staging for...