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  • Israel, Gaza militants clash anew before end of truce

    Sirens wailed across Israel on Tuesday and explosions resounded in the Gaza Strip as attempts to prolong a fragile cease-fire dissolved in chaos, touching off a new round of fighting between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas. The...
  • Hamas threatens to aim further attacks at Israel's airport

    GAZA (Reuters) - The armed wing of the Hamas Islamist militant group that dominates Gaza threatened on Wednesday to aim more rocket fire at Israel's Ben-Gurion Airport near Tel Aviv and cautioned international airlines to avoid it. Citing Israel's air...
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal says she had to grow up for 'The Honorable Woman'

    Maggie Gyllenhaal says she had to grow up for 'The Honorable Woman'
    In "The Honorable Woman," an eight-part miniseries airing on SundanceTV, Maggie Gyllenhaal stars as Baroness Nessa Stein, a British Israeli heiress whose life is inextricably bound up in one of humanity's most enduring conflicts. As a child, Nessa...
  • Hamas: Israel must accept Palestinian demands or face long war

    Hamas: Israel must accept Palestinian demands or face long war
    Hamas rejected on Saturday as insufficient offers made in Cairo to Palestinian negotiators seeking to end Israel's offensive in the Gaza Strip, and raised the possibility of renewed fighting when the current truce expires. Israel said it had also not...
  • Gaza town Beit Hanoun sweeps rubble, tries to return to daily life

    GAZA (Reuters) - It was not the wedding party venue Riyad Fayad had planned for his daughter Heba, but with his Gaza home damaged and neighborhood in rubble, a shelter seemed like the only option. The United Nations refugee center in a Gaza City school...
  • Thousands of Israelis demonstrate for peace

    TEL AVIV (dpa) Thousands of Israelis took to the streets of Tel Aviv Saturday evening to call for a peace agreement with the Palestinians. Author David Grossman warned demonstrators in Tel Aviv's central Rabin Square of "fanaticism and hate" also between...
  • Day Star Theatre Arts troupe makes Orlando debut with Broadway concert

     Day Star Theatre Arts troupe makes Orlando debut with Broadway concert
    Israel made such an impression on Luis Gabriel Diaz that he was inspired to carry its culture with him when he left the Middle Eastern country. Diaz, who trained in musical theater in Israel, is the founder of Day Star Theatre Arts, which makes its...
  • Controversial circumcision technique likely route of herpes transmission

    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – - Despite a move away from the practice in the mid-1800's, some strictly Orthodox Jews still use their mouths to suck the site of circumcision during a bris. According to a new assessment, this practice was the likely...
  • Longtime columnist Fein dies

    Leonard "Leibel" Fein, a syndicated columnist, intellectual and activist whose work appeared in the Jewish Journal for more than two decades, died August 14 in New York. He was 80. Fein, a writer and teacher, left an enduring legacy beyond his columns...
  • The LGBT community should embrace Israel

    Following a recent vote by the Presbyterian Church to divest in three U.S. companies supplying Israel with equipment used in the West Bank, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded with an invitation to those organizations. He encouraged them...
  • Palestinians accuse Israel of violating Gaza truce

    GAZA (Reuters) - The Palestinian Interior Ministry in Gaza accused Israel on Friday of a cross-border shooting in violation of a truce that has largely held since getting off to a shaky start on Thursday. An Israeli military spokeswoman said: "We have no...