News Briefs

Tevet 3, 5775 / Thursday, December 25, 2014

Israel Returns Bodies of Har Nof Massacrers

Ghassan and Uday Abu al Jamal silently buried overnight in Jerusalem, reversing precedent-setting deterrent.
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Defense/Security, 9:18 AM

IDF Soldier Wounded in Gaza Gunfire Improves

Condition upgraded to 'stable' one day after shootout, Soroka Medical Center says.
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Inside Israel, 9:13 AM

MK Mizrahi: Corruption Arrests Not Connected to Elections

'Police would not arrest people if there was no solid evidence,' former head of Investigative Branch says of corruption scandal.
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Defense/Security, 8:33 AM

Ten Terrorists Arrested Overnight

Bust in Shechem exposes weapons cache, terror cell; other arrests near Beit El, Hevron.
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Jewish World, 8:32 AM

Larissa Jewish Cemetery Desecrated in Greece

Larissa's Jewish cemetery was vandalized Tuesday with swastikas and other anti-Semitic slurs by racist group 'Larrisa Skins.'
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Middle East

Jordanian Pilot's Family Pleads for His Return

Moaz al Kasasbeh's brother calls on ISIS to 'be merciful' and 'send him back' as he is 'a soldier following orders' with 'no authority.'
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Music

In Time for Hanukkah: 'A New Light' New single by Mati Shriki pays a fitting tribute to the festival of light.

In Other News...

Watch: BBC Reporter Too High on Heroin to Continue Reporting BBC's Middle East correspondent finds out why it's never a good idea to report from in front of a burning pile of drugs.

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Recipes

Gluten Free LatkesFor those who cannot digest gluten or wish a tasty, different latke.

History in Pictures

The American Colony Founds a Photography Dep'tThe American Colony founders were not missionaries, but wished to live a simple life and help others.