News Briefs

Shevat 5, 5775 / Sunday, January 25, 2015

Watch: Jewish Kindergarten Torched in Lod

Disgruntled Arab neighbors accused in kindergarten arson; locals praise 'miracle' that building survived.
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Defense/Security, 3:34 PM

Terrorist Who Threw Firebomb at 11-Year-Old Girl Indicted

Terrorists waited with firebombs in hand to attack Israeli cars on two separate occasions - and struck the Shapira family both times.
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Defense/Security, 3:10 PM

Investigation into Police Officer Who Brutalized Security Guard

A guard in the town of Michmash says he was attacked by police - just because he was doing his job.
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News from America, 4:12 PM

Arabs in US Say 'American Sniper' Movie Stirs Up Hatred

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee says there are 'serious threats' against Muslims in the wake of the film.
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In Other News..., 4:12 PM

Watch: What Happens When Americans Taste Israeli Food?

Latest entry in 'Americans taste X food' series covers common Israeli snacks; taste-testers generally like Israeli treats.
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Artist Portrays The Simpsons in Auschwitz to Raise Awareness

Alexsander Palombo draws multiple panels of the cartoon family in concentration camp to spread awareness about Holocaust education.
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How should French Jews react to deadly Paris attacks?
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Watch: What Happens When Americans Taste Israeli Food? Latest entry in 'Americans taste X food' series covers common Israeli snacks; taste-testers generally like Israeli treats.

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