Police Clash with Group Demanding Temple Mount Sovereignty

Violent clashes break out as police stop Jewish activists from ascending Temple Mount; activists cry foul over clashes on Independence Day.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/6/2014, 9:09 PM

Photo Essay: Israeli Independence Day 66

Ever wondered what Israeli Independence Day feels like in Israel? Get a glimpse here.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 6:59 PM

Obama: 'The US-Israel Relationship Has Never Been Stronger'

US President wishes Israel a happy Independence Day, commits to working toward a two-state solution.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 6:42 PM

'Hamas Will Rise to Power in Judea and Samaria'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman gives grim prediction ahead of Palestinian Arab unity government elections.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 6:19 PM

Woman, 50, Killed in Hiking Accident

Tree falls on hiking family, killing 50 year-old woman and injuring two family members; second serious accident in 12 hours.Benny Moshe, 5/6/2014, 5:23 PM

Jews Pray on Temple Mount

Police were friendlier than usual on Independence Day, and gates that usually serve Muslims were closed.Gil Ronen, 5/6/2014, 2:07 PM

Live: From Auschwitz to the Western Wall

In Independence Day march, a new Torah scroll will be dedicated by the March of the Living program.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/6/2014, 12:41 PM

Britain's Yachad Honors Anti-IDF NGO on Independence Day

Yachad, 'Britain's J-Street,' holds Independence Day event with the NIF and radical group Breaking the Silence.Gil Ronen, 5/6/2014, 11:29 AM

Eitan Amos, 18, of Toronto Wins Bible Contest

Video: Amos is the first Canadian to win the Bible Quiz for Youth, an ongoing tradition since 1958.Arutz Sheva, 5/6/2014, 11:08 AM

Video: Celebrating Independence with IDF's Finest

Excellent Soldiers' awards and Singing Independence, aired live from the President's Residence in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/6/2014, 9:29 AM

What is the Status of the Israeli Flag?

New book explores the history of the Israeli flag - as well as the opinions of esteemed Rabbis, including R' Moshe Feinstein and Rav Kook.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 2:42 AM

Bereaved Mother Lights Torch in Honor of Fallen Sons

Miriam Peretz, who lost two sons, lights a torch "in honor of the fallen, the founders of the nation and the country."Ido Ben Porat, 5/6/2014, 12:12 AM

'Israel's Mission: Tikkun Olam - Make the World a Better Place'

Minister releases heartfelt, if quirky, address for Independence Day - bridging ancient heritage and modern marvels.Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 10:14 PM

On Israel's 66th, Public Figures Stress Unity and Diversity

Knesset Speaker urges Israelis to embrace peers from all walks of life; ceremony places special focus on women.Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 9:38 PM

Students Help Lod Residents Fly Their Flags Proudly

Students at the Lod pre-military academy urged residents of the Ramat Eshkol neighborhood to fly the Israeli flag on Independence Day.Yaakov Levi, 5/5/2014, 9:23 PM

Watch: Official Independence Day Celebrations

The tears of Memorial Day make way for the joy of freedom as Israel's 66th Independence Day kicks off.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2014, 8:01 PM

Peres: Israel 'In Many Ways a Miracle'

In a message to the Diaspora for Independence Day, President Shimon Peres called Israel “a miracle" that all Jews could be proud of.Yosef Berger, 5/5/2014, 7:44 PM

'Thank You For Supporting the One and Only Jewish State'

Prime Minister's address focuses on Israel's achievements in 66 years of independence, stresses role of worldwide support.Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 7:12 PM

Yom Ha'atzmaut 2014: 66 Israeli Heroes Share a Powerful Message

Watch: Israeli heroes speak out on Independence Day about what Israel means for them - and for Jews worldwide.Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2014, 5:34 PM

True Independence

Are we free or are we not?Arik Barel, 5/5/2014, 11:34 AM

New York Kicks Off Israel 66th Birthday Bash

New Yorkers celebrate the rich and complex culture, history, and people of Israel.Arutz Sheva, 5/4/2014, 9:30 PM