News Briefs

Tevet 3, 5775 / Thursday, December 25, 2014

Officials Demand 'Heavy Hand' Against Ma'ale Shomron Attackers

MKs and community leaders expressed outrage at Thursday's attack on a Ma'ale Shomron resident and his 11 year old daughter.
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Inside Israel, 6:01 PM

Chaim Amsalem May Lead Third Sephardic Party into Elections

Am Shalem party looks likely to run again, adding to Shas party's headache by further splitting Sephardi-hareidi vote.
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Inside Israel, 7:53 PM

Court: End of the Road for Amona

The High Court on Thursday ordered the state to dismantle the new community of Amona within two years.
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Inside Israel, 7:25 PM

Jewish Home Candidate: Women MKs a Positive Force in Knesset

Educator and Zionist activist Sara Eliash, a founder of Kedumim, says women candidates a positive and growing force in Jewish Home party.
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Defense/Security, 7:03 PM

Father, 11 Year Old Girl Badly Hurt in Samaria Firebomb Attack

An Israeli driver and his 11 year old daughter were attacked by Arab terrorists who threw a firebomb at his vehicle Thursday night.
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Inside Israel

Attorney General Sets Limits on Raising Minimum Wage

Netanyahu can raise minimum wage to 5000 IS monthly in election period, but cannot take decision to set it at 52% of average wage.
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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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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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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.