News Briefs

Tevet 5, 5775 / Saturday, December 27, 2014
Fighting fire with fire

'If UN Recognizes Palestine, Israel Must Annex in Judea-Samaria'

Danon, challenging Netanyahu for Likud leadership, says if UN passes PA resolution this week, sovereignty must be Israel's answer.
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Inside Israel, 8:03 PM

Knesset Speaker Tells Rabbis 'Empty Peace Talks Dangerous'

Edelstein responds favorably to Rabbinical Congress for Peace, which demands govt. disavow land withdrawals as danger to Jews.
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Inside Israel, 8:28 PM

Netanyahu to US Senator: Dual Threat from PA and Iran

Speaking to Lindsey Graham, PM vows to reject PA dictate at UN, calls for stronger sanctions on Iran to block nuclear weapons.
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Middle East, 6:22 PM

Iran Unveils its Lethal New 'Suicide Drones'

Iran tests out a new weapon meant to bring death from the skies on land, air and sea targets, as part of massive 6-day drill.
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Defense/Security, 7:26 PM

Watch: IDF Special Ops Nab Firebomb Terrorists

Shin Bet lifts gag order revealing details of how two terrorists - one a minor - lobbed firebomb at Israeli car, critically wounding girl.
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Russian University Launches DNA 'Noah's Ark'

Moscow university gets $20 million grant to cryogenically freeze cells of 'every creature that has ever lived.'
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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.

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Russian University Launches DNA 'Noah's Ark'Moscow university gets $20 million grant to cryogenically freeze cells of 'every creature that has ever lived.'

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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.