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  • U. of I. trustees vote 8-1 to reject Salaita

    U. of I. trustees vote 8-1 to reject Salaita
    URBANA -- The University of Illinois board of trustees voted Thursday not to hire controversial professor Steven Salaita, finalizing a decision that has created much backlash on campus and from academia nationwide. The 8-1 decision came after top...
  • Israeli officer indicted in beating of US teen during Arab protests

    JERUSALEM Israeli authorities have indicted a police officer whose severe beating of a Palestinian American teenager was caught on video and drew expressions of concern from the State Department and President Barack Obama. Charges were brought...
  • Local dentist helps youngsters in Israel

    A local dentist and his wife recently returned from Israel, where they spent a week providing free dental care to needy and at-risk youths. Dr. Joel and Barbara Karpel, Weston residents who own and operate a dental practice in Lauderhill, spent a week...
  • Israel hopes to topple favored Argentines in Davis Cup playoff this weekend

    At a rail-thin 5-foot-9, Dudi Sela, Israel's top-ranked player has assumed the David and Goliath role before, so he knows what his overmatched Davis Cup squad is up against in this weekend's World Group playoff against mighty Argentina at the Sunrise...
  • Stars' Use of Social Media Embroils Them in Palestinian-Israeli Conflict

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It was a summer of war here in the Middle East, with missiles flying over Tel Aviv and F-16 bombs leveling apartment blocks in Shujaiya and Gaza City. But far from the bomb shelters of Israel and the blown-out buildings of...
  • South Florida businesses see benefit from war-driven cancellation of Davis Cup matches in Israel

    South Florida businesses are getting extra work and income for helping to stage this weekend's hastily planned Davis Cup matches in Sunrise after Israel's war with Hamas forced the event's cancelation in Tel Aviv. SUNRISE – War chased this...
  • U. of I. right to reject prof's hate speech

    U. of I. right to reject prof's hate speech
    Let's begin by stipulating that most of Steven Salaita's tweets about Israel are merely loathsome. As such, they aren't sufficient grounds to deny him a teaching job at the University of Illinois. In that category we might include these: "Zionist...
  • Al Qaeda affiliate releases U.N. peacekeepers captured in Syria

    Al Qaeda affiliate releases U.N. peacekeepers captured in Syria
    An Al Qaeda-affiliated faction operating in a southern province of Syria freed 45 United Nations peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Thursday, U.N. officials said.  The Nusra Front, Al Qaeda's "branch" in Syria, had captured the Fijian peacekeepers,...
  • Human Rights Watch accuses Israel of war crimes in Gaza

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Human Rights Watch accused Israel of committing war crimes by attacking three U.N.-run schools in the Gaza Strip in fighting in July and August, killing Palestinian civilians who had sheltered there. The New York-based group...
  • Dry West Bank ridge becomes focus of Israel-Palestinian tension

    JAB'A West Bank (Reuters) - The rocky valley north of Jab'a, scattered with olive and pine trees and dry streams long evaporated by the searing heat, would be unremarkable had it not become the latest point of friction between Israel and the Palestinians....
  • Israel orders criminal probes of actions by its military in Gaza

    Israel ordered criminal investigations into some suspected cases of international law violations by its military during the recent fighting against Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip, according to reports Wednesday. The cases are among dozens under...