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American firefighters arrive in Israel to help battle blazes

As arson terrorism drags on, American firefighters arrive in Israel to lend a hand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2016, 7:52 PM

37 suspected arsonists arrested, including 18 Israeli Arabs

Dozens of suspected arsonists nabbed, with several admitting to starting blazes.Uzi Baruch, 11/27/2016, 5:02 PM

Residents affected by fires to receive 2,500 shekels

Kahlon announces that residents who lost their homes in fires will receive an initial compensation of 2,500 shekels per person.Elad Benari, 11/27/2016, 1:12 AM

Fires gain renewed strength in Haifa

Police have reported that, with the advent of strong winds, fires in Haifa that had been subdued have returned with renewed force.Tal Polon, 11/26/2016, 7:05 PM

Some schools in Haifa to close due to wildfires

Kindergartens and schools in evacuated areas of Haifa will be closed tomorrow due to the wildfires affecting the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 9:54 PM

Deri: I'll strip arsonists of their citizenship

Interior Minister warns Haifa arsonists could lose their Israeli citizenship, after Prime Minister declares fires were terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 9:18 PM

Haifa yeshiva torched by arsonists

Mevaser Shalom yeshiva in Haifa destroyed as fires rage across city.Orly Harari, 11/24/2016, 7:36 PM

Haifa yeshiva students spot arsonist setting fire in woods

Haifa's Rabbi Zini says time has come to get tough on anti-Israel incitement. 'Arab terrorists are taking advantage of our stupidity.'Benny Toker, 11/24/2016, 7:07 PM

IDF cancels soldiers' leaves as fires rage on

IDF has announced that it has cancelled soldiers' leaves so they can be ready to assist firefighting and evacuation efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 6:21 PM

Arab MK: 'Blaming fires on Arab arson is like blood libels'

Joint List head blasts claims terrorist arsonists behind spate of fires: 'That's like saying Jews poison wells'.David Rosenberg, 11/24/2016, 5:48 PM

Arrests made in connection to Haifa fires

Israeli Police Chief announces that arrests have been made as tens of thousands flee their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 5:11 PM

"This is what 'coexistence' looks like"

Expert on Middle East describes fire raging through his hometown of Haifa, says this is a 'return' on city's investment in coexistence.Benny Toker, 11/24/2016, 4:28 PM

Watch: Haifa up in flames

Firefighters are working against fires across the city of Haifa. 8 neighborhoods have been evacuated so far, 17 people have been injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 12:37 PM

Technion opens new cancer research center

Scientists and researchers from around the world gather in Haifa for the inauguration of the Technion Integrated Cancer Center (TICC).Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 4:43 AM

Haredi students protest in Jerusalem

Municipality cancels school because of 'difficult conditions,' blames Education Ministry.Hezki Baruch, 11/20/2016, 12:29 PM

President Rivlin responds to anti-Israeli rapper

Israeli President Rivlin reposnded this morning to the controversy surrounding the performance of Tamer Nafar yesterday in HaifaArutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2016, 10:44 AM

Protesters heckle MK Hanin Zoabi and tell her to leave Israel

Protesters call on Zoabi to go to Gaza and Jenin as anti-Israel Arab rapper performs in Haifa.Gary Willig, 10/18/2016, 10:11 PM

Anti-Israel Arab rap star to perform in Haifa despite outcry

Tamer Nafar, who slammed Israel as 'terror state' and said he 'understands' motivations of suicide bombers to perform in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2016, 1:34 PM

Company to test Chabad Rebbe's 'diamond' predictions

On basis of faith in Lubavitcher Rebbe's predictions, exploration and mining company Shefa Yamim plans to issue new stock in London.Yonatan Roberts, 9/12/2016, 11:49 AM

80-year-old man dies from Haifa fire

An 80-year-old man was killed in Haifa as a result of a fire that broke out in his apartment complex on David Pinsky Street in Haifa.Reut Hadar, 9/9/2016, 11:29 AM

Rabbi Shaar Yashuv Cohen laid to rest

Live Hebrew feed of funeral for late Chief Rabbi of Haifa, Rabbi Eliyahu Shaar Yashuv Cohen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 2:05 PM

Chief Rabbi of Haifa passes away

Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Shaar Yashuv Hakohen, Rabbi of Haifa and among the leading rabbis of Israel, has passed away.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2016, 9:06 PM

Man indicted for police hit-and-run

Houssam Tarabi has been indicted in Haifa after he drove intentionally into a police officer, and then abandoned him during the chase.Rachel Kaplan, 8/24/2016, 12:41 PM

Bus driver rushes passenger to hospital - in his bus

A Haifa bus driver exhibited outstanding resourcefulness yesterday, when he turned his bus into an ambulance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2016, 12:34 PM

Wreckage from EgyptAir crash again washes up on an Israeli beach

Wreckage from crashed EgyptAir flight 804 found on the beach in Haifa.JTA, 7/25/2016, 6:18 AM

Haifa oil spill raises issues, no answers

Underwater pipe explodes, oil pours into Haifa Bay. Study linking pollution and cancer lead to greater efforts to shut down the refineries.Rachel Kaplan, 7/5/2016, 3:51 PM

Tragedy at sea: Two drown in Mediterranean

Two dead in separate drowning incidents just minutes apart: A 73-year-old man drowned in Akko and a 70-year-old woman drowned in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 9:48 AM

Haifa crash bus driver: 'I fought with the wheel'

Driver, identified as "B.," insists the crash was due to a technical issue.Tova Dvorin, 5/19/2016, 1:12 AM

Parents of bus crash victim beg public: find her phone

17 yea-old Or Elbaz's 'whole life', memories were in her iPhone, parents say - and it's gone missing since the crash.Reut Hadar, 4/26/2016, 3:37 PM

Egged bus driver released from house arrest

Driver suspected of manslaughter following Carmel Tunnels accident in Haifa, which claimed the life of a 17-year-old girl.Shoshana Miskin, 4/24/2016, 6:19 PM

Beautiful ancient scarab seal discovered near Haifa

Beautifully-preserved seal from 17-18th Centuries BCE was owned by a senior Egyptian official of equivalent rank to Joseph in the Bible.Ari Soffer, 4/24/2016, 1:41 PM

17-year-old named as Haifa bus crash fatality

Or Elbaz, an only child born to aging parents, was going to buy an outfit for Passover when she was killed.Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2016, 12:49 PM

Around 39 wounded in horrific bus crash

Bus crashes into wall in Carmel Tunnels of Haifa, 1 passenger dies, 6 others seriously wounded.Ari Yashar, 4/21/2016, 10:37 PM

Anti-Zionists to hold ‘Nakba’ film festival in Haifa next week

Protesters furious at plans akin to 'celebrating the defeat of Nazi Germany.'Shimon Cohen, Shoshana Miskin, 2/25/2016, 9:12 PM

Danon demands UN condemn Nasrallah pledge to destroy Haifa

Israeli Ambassador to the UN sends letter to Ban Ki-moon demanding condemnation for Hezbollah comments to destroy Haifa.Raphael Poch, 2/18/2016, 8:14 AM

Nasrallah threatens 'nuclear attack' on Haifa ammonia tank

Hezbollah leader threatens to hit Haifa’s ammonia tank with a missile. City responds sarcastically: Thanks for bringing up this issue.Elad Benari, 2/17/2016, 6:13 AM

Haifa murderer arrested 18 years later in Berlin

Elusive suspect brought to justice for murder of 25-year-old at a Haifa party in 1998, has been hiding under false identity in Berlin since.Ari Yashar, 1/20/2016, 10:34 AM

Bereaved father: Do not let terrorist accomplice go free

Ron Kehrmann, whose daughter was murdered in a 2003 terror attack in Haifa, calls to deny parole to the terrorist's accomplice.Benny Toker, 1/6/2016, 2:12 AM

NYT turns terror-supporters into 'hipster Palestinians'

Haifa Arab who publicly called for Israel's destruction complains New York Times misrepresented him as a 'cool yay hipster.'Ari Yashar, 1/5/2016, 6:05 PM

Call to revoke citizenship of suicide bomber's accomplice

Families who lost loved one in Haifa's bus 37 bombing tell Bibi: You can ensure he won't hurt us any more.Uzi Baruch, 12/29/2015, 1:10 PM

4,000 dolls encouraging terror seized in Haifa

Dolls of terrorists with rocks in their hand and Islamist declarations were en route to the PA.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/8/2015, 1:24 PM

Haifa: Shots Fired After Suspicion of Attack

IDF officer fired into air after soldiers on train in Haifa identified a suspicious-looking passenger. Suspicions proved false.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 10/15/2015, 8:56 AM

Bennett Urged to Fire Teacher Who Incited Against IDF

New petition urges Education Minister to dismiss Haifa teacher who referred to IDF soldiers as murderers.Orli Harari, 9/27/2015, 6:04 AM

Haifa Teacher Accused of Calling IDF Soldiers 'Murderers'

Student whose soldier cousin was murdered by terrorists complains she was kicked out of class and sent home by teacher who slandered IDF.Uzi Baruch, 9/25/2015, 2:48 PM

Nationwide Security Boost Ahead of Muslim, Jewish Holidays

Police prepare for clashes ahead of Eid Al-Adha, Yom Kippur falling out on same day - in both Jerusalem and integrated areas nationwide.Tova Dvorin, 9/22/2015, 10:33 AM

Leftist NGO Demands Municipal Halls for Nakba Film Festival

The ACRI has filed a petition on behalf of Zochrot, demanding that municipal organizations in Haifa provide it space for film festival.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 8/23/2015, 1:21 PM

Leftists, Arabs Unite in Support Rally for Jailed Terrorist

Communists and Arabs to protest in Haifa for hunger striking Islamic Jihad member, and against 'non-Jewish, extremist' Israel.Dalit Halevy, 8/18/2015, 3:47 PM

'Why Should Israeli Taxpayers Fund Terror-Glorification?'

Bereaved father lauds decision to cut funding to terror-glorifying Al Midan Theater, but denies it has anything to do with 'censorship.'Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 6/16/2015, 8:13 PM

Haifa Arabs Physically Assault Holocaust Survivors

Police arrest 7 Arabs who stole from and abused elderly Holocaust survivors, after ignoring earlier complaint of vandalism against them.Ari Yashar, 6/11/2015, 8:55 PM

Yisrael Beytenu MK Calls to Shut Down 'Terror Play'

Yisrael Beytenu supports the efforts by Naftali Bennett to remove an anti-Israel play from the education system, said MK Robert Illatov.Moshe Cohen, 6/10/2015, 5:18 PM

Environment Minister: Haifa Ammonia Tank will be Gone in 3 Years

Environment Protection Minister Avi Gabai promises that the dangerous ammonia tank in the city of Haifa will move south.Ido Ben Porat, 6/10/2015, 4:46 AM

Israeli Magician Breaks Guinness World Record

Cagliostro hosts 'Haifa Magic for Peace,' world's largest ever magic lesson, to 1,573 students of various ethnic backgrounds in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2015, 8:13 PM

Haifa Rethinks Funding for Arab Theater Glorifying Terrorist

Arab theater may lose million shekels a year over play on terrorist who abducted and mutilated IDF soldier Moshe Tamam.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 5/5/2015, 10:54 PM

Dramatic Footage: Israeli Police Officer Prevents Suicide

Sergeant commended for his bravery in risking his own life to save a man as he dangled from the roof of a building.Ari Soffer and Yoni Kempinski, 5/4/2015, 3:14 PM

Second Shooting Thursday: One Killed in Haifa Gangland Hit

One man was killed and two more injured in what police believe was a targeted criminal shooting in Haifa.Orly Harari, Cynthia Blank, 4/30/2015, 11:34 AM

Haifa Cemetery Appeals for Help Against Funeral Attacks

Vandals have stopped operation of cemetery in Haifa, as a fight between private security companies gets ugly.Moshe Cohen, 4/26/2015, 9:43 PM

Almagor Association Protests Play Glorifying Terrorists

Terror victims group calls on Ministry of Culture to cease funding to Al-Midan Theater in Haifa for play on life of terrorist Walid Daka.Orly Harari, Cynthia Blank, 4/26/2015, 7:55 AM