Siblings Seek Status for Secret Palestinian Mother

Arab siblings from Lod reveal decades-long cover-up of their parentage, and seek citizenship for their real mother.Maayana Miskin, 2/16/2014, 11:50 AM

Award for Veteran Hareidi Soldier

Yaakov Laniado, who survived an angry mob, fell captive in war, and went undercover in Syria, recounts his remarkable story to Arutz Sheva.Maayana Miskin, 1/23/2014, 11:06 AM

Shas Council’s First Meeting without Rabbi Yosef

The Shas council will discuss hareidi enlistment, school system for first time since Rabbi Ovadia Yosef’s passing.Maayana Miskin, 12/31/2013, 11:49 AM

What Rabbi Yosef Left Behind

A neighbor of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef shares what gives him comfort. Mourners continue to flock to home, gravesite.Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 10/9/2013, 12:03 PM

Father of 8 Wins NIS 26 Million

Lottery winner plans to save money for his children and give to the needy.Maayana Miskin, 10/1/2013, 7:59 PM

Israel Jumps to 13th in Math Olympics

Israel’s ‘Math Olympics’ team brings home six medals, brings Israel up in the listings.Maayana Miskin, 7/28/2013, 11:43 AM

Jewish 'Hermit' from Herzliya Speaks

Documentary stars Israeli man who decided to carve his own home out of a cliff face.Maayana Miskin, 7/7/2013, 1:16 PM

Bnei Brak Helps Man find Money in Garbage Bin

The city of Bnei Brak pitched in to help a man whose wife accidentally threw away his money., 6/5/2013, 9:03 AM

Haifa’s ‘Chametz Hotline’ for Passover

Deputy mayor invites Haifa residents to report illegal sales of leavened bread.Maayana Miskin, 3/24/2013, 12:31 PM

Israeli Farmer Invents Solution for Lemon Rot

A lemon grower from southern Israel has successfully tested a product to prevent mold that kills lemon groves.Maayana Miskin, 3/15/2013, 12:47 PM

Man Dies Suddenly in Tel Aviv Half Marathon

A man suffered severe heatstroke and died Friday morning during the Tel Aviv half marathon. 15 others hospitalized.Maayana Miskin, 3/15/2013, 10:19 AM

Weather: Hot Friday, Stormy Sabbath

Friday will be partially cloudy and dry, while the Sabbath may see thunderstorms.Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2013, 10:51 AM

Counting Votes: Why Small Parties are Worried

How Israel counts its votes, and why small parties fear high turnout will leave them outside Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 1/22/2013, 9:58 PM

Jerusalem to Name Highway for Shamir

Jerusalem plans to honor former Prime Minister Yitzchak Shamir.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2012, 8:27 AM

Study: Which Academics Leave Israel?

The Central Bureau of Statistics looks at who leaves Israel, who stays, and the ties between schools and citizenship.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2012, 4:42 AM

It’s Official: Police Exempt from Parking Laws

Social media pictures show police cars parked illegally, Justice Ministry confirms that policy is not to give a ticket.Maayana Miskin, 12/21/2012, 1:16 PM

‘Aunt Mary,’ Friend to Soldiers, Dead at 58

Soldiers knew Miriam Feiner as “Aunt Mary,” who ‘loved IDF soldiers like her own children.’Maayana Miskin, 12/5/2012, 1:42 AM

Bnei Brak: Passersby Lift Car off Injured Woman

Passersby who saw an elderly woman run over by a car sprang into action to save her.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 10:13 AM

Teen Killed in Shootout near Beit Shemesh

A disturbed 18-year-old threatened murder, then attempted to kill police volunteers. He was shot and killed.Maayana Miskin, 10/19/2012, 10:01 AM

Better Place Replaces Israeli CEO Shai Agassi

Israeli entrepreneur Shai Agassi has been ousted as CEO of the company he founded. Agassi will now serve as director. Maayana Miskin, 10/5/2012, 4:15 PM

New Film: Israelis from Pioneers to Entreprenuers

“Israel Inside: How a Small Nation Makes a Big Difference” tells the story of Israel's many contributions and innovations.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 3/21/2012, 6:43 AM

‘Fly-Out’ for Flotilla Activists

Israel has turned the tables on flotilla activists and is conducting a “fly-out” deportation of activists who tried to sail to Gaza WednesdaTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/20/2011, 10:31 AM

Chabad is Zionist, Rabbi Says

A spokesman for the Chabad-Lubavitch Chassidic movement says the sect is Zionist in its support for Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 7/20/2011, 8:48 AM

Hareidi-Secular Common Ground

Hareidi-religious politicians and secular students from Tel Aviv have found common ground in the housing crisis.Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2011, 5:12 AM

Approval for Digital Textbooks

A law that would provide students with a digital alternative to standard textbooks is making its way through the Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2011, 6:04 PM

3 Rocket Attacks Awaken Israelis

For the fifth time in as many days, Gaza terrorists fire rockets at southern Israeli residents. And Israel retaliates.Chana Ya'ar, 7/17/2011, 2:57 PM

Jewish WWII Vets to Be Honored

The Cabinet Sunday approved a memorial site to Jewish soldiers who fought in World War II and helped the victory over the Nazi regime.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/17/2011, 2:55 PM

Regev Attacked at Rental Protest

MK Miri Regev is attacked in Tel Aviv by protesters against high housing prices. Protest was hijacked by radical leftists, she says.Chana Ya'ar, 7/17/2011, 11:10 AM

Barkat on BBC: Jerusalem is Ours

Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat on BBC: Is there anywhere else in the world where someone would dare tell Jews or Blacks that they cannot build?Elad Benari, 7/16/2011, 9:23 PM

Protest for Temple Mount

Activists protest anti-Jewish discrimination on the Temple Mount and Muslim disrespect for the site's holiness.Maayana Miskin, 7/15/2011, 2:32 PM

MK Throws Fit at PM’s Speech

MK Hanin Zoabi pushes Knesset guards as they escort her out after she rails against Prime Minister.Gil Ronen, 7/13/2011, 7:59 PM

Police Inscribe Masada Torah

Senior police officials quietly went at dawn to the ancient fortress of Masada to attend a graduation and inscribe a letter in a new Torah scroll.Hana Levi Julian, 7/13/2011, 2:29 PM

No Falafel at McDonalds

Tourists wanting to experience the local atmosphere when eating falafel can breathe easier – McDonalds has removed “McFalafel” from its menu.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/13/2011, 10:10 AM

'Go Green' and Make Money

Israel’s "green machine" helps make the country energy independent, lessens the need to buy coal from Israel-haters and makes money for homeowners.Baruch Gordon, 7/12/2011, 8:36 PM

Israel Grows One Tree at a Time

Women in Green director Nadia Matar is doing in Judea and Samaria what the JNF did decades ago – planting trees to keep Israel in Jewish hands.Josh Hasten, 7/12/2011, 1:06 PM

Is Glenn Beck Good for Israel?

Unsurprisingly, the debate continues on whether the staunchly pro-Israel Beck, in Israel for a short visit, is good or bad for the Jews.Rachel Sylvetsky, 7/12/2011, 10:08 AM

Gov't to Bring Bnei Menashe Home

The government has decided to bring all the remaining 7,232 Bnei Menashe in India home to Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2011, 7:43 PM

Change in Libel Law?

A law proposed by MK Yaakov Katz would make it possible for groups, not just individuals, to sue for libel.Gil Ronen, 7/11/2011, 2:29 PM

Lives Saved in 3-Way Transplant

The first three-way kidney transplant in Israel gives three a new chance at life.Maayana Miskin, 7/10/2011, 11:27 PM

'Never Too Late' to Free Shalit

Israel still has time to stop negotiate with terrorists for Shalit's freedom and start using military means, says former senior commander.Maayana Miskin, 7/10/2011, 7:57 PM

Gaon Weighs in on R. Lior

Legendary singer questions wisdom of state actions against Rabbis Lior and Yosef.Gil Ronen, 7/10/2011, 12:56 PM

State Dept 'Insights' on Israel

Clinton swears in Obama’s “peace advisor” Dan Shapiro as new ambassador and reveals US learns so much about Israel by spending time in Florida. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2011, 12:35 PM

Fly-In and Flotilla Fail

Photographers almost outnumber fly-in activists at Ben Gurion airport as Israel’s diplomatic efforts stymie the air and sea pro-Arab protests. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2011, 9:53 AM

Egypt Extends Grapel's Remand

Egypt to keep Israeli-American accused of spying in jail for another 15 days.Maayana Miskin, 7/9/2011, 11:27 PM

Quiet Night at Ben Gurion

Few incidents as dozens of overnight flights arrive, “fly-in” may have fizzled like its naval counterpart. Maayana Miskin, 7/8/2011, 10:32 AM

Gordons Go Green

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‘A Diplomatic Eye for an Eye’

Avigdor Lieberman warns that if Abbas takes unilateral steps for statehood, Israel will reply in kind. One step could be annexing parts of Yesha. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/6/2011, 3:01 PM

Maj.-Gen. Amos Horev Awarded

Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Amos Horev, a former IDF chief scientist, has won the Israel Defense Prize for lifetime achievement.Chana Ya'ar, 7/6/2011, 1:54 PM

Arab Mayor Accused of Blackmail

The Arab mayor of Qalansuwa, located east of Netanya, has been charged with blackmail, threats, bribery, fraud and breach of trust.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/6/2011, 1:52 PM

‘Short Week’ Idea May Not Work

A proposal to put Israel on a shortened work week, with Friday a half-day and Sunday a vacation day, may be buried before it gets off the ground.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/6/2011, 12:33 PM

PM: Arab Democracy Means Peace

Prime Minister Netanyahu addresses Middle East instability on YouTube: "Arab democracies are the best thing that could happen to Israel."Elad Benari, 7/6/2011, 8:55 AM

Gantz to Visit Hesder Yeshiva

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz will visit the Or Etzion yeshiva on Wednesday, his first visit to a Hesder yeshiva since taking office.Elad Benari, 7/6/2011, 8:51 AM

Bibi: The Heart Leads to Israel

“Follow your heart, Come to Israel,” Prime Minister Netanyahu tells a young Israeli – and other Jews – living in the United States. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/5/2011, 4:02 PM

High Court Okays Muslim Museum

Former mosque was intended as museum for monotheistic religions. Court decides it will honor only one – Islam.Gil Ronen, 7/5/2011, 1:59 PM

Game Plans

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