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'There is no place in Be'er Sheva for extremism'

Be'er Sheva Deputy Mayor praises Court decision to divert gay pride parade, says subsequent cancellation reveals organizers' true motives.Shai Landesman, 7/14/2016, 12:07 PM

Be'er Sheva gay pride parade cancelled

Supreme Court upholds police decision to divert Be'er Sheva parade to side street, event organizers cancel parade, plan protest instead.Shai Landesman, 7/14/2016, 8:47 AM

Four-year-old tragically dies in fatal fall

Tragedy in Be'er Sheva: Infant boy plummets to his death from 8th-floor apartment.Uzi Baruch, 4/17/2016, 6:42 PM

Woman murdered in Be'er Sheva shooting

Young woman shot in car with her 3 kids. Police say attack was criminal, as her husband was state witness against crime boss.Ari Yashar, 3/7/2016, 7:22 PM

4 months in prison for throwing tea at MK Tibi

Zion Vaknin sentenced to four months in jail after throwing cup of hot team at MK Ahmed Tibi during protest.Ido Ben-Porat, 2/9/2016, 12:12 PM

Israel's cyber sector blooms in the desert

Be'er Sheva becomes cyber center, defending 'most heavily targeted country in the world' as it receives a thousand attacks per minute.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2016, 6:24 PM

High school casino busted in Be'er Sheva

After five-month sting operation, 32 students arrested for engaging in illegal gambling ring.Cynthia Blank, 12/2/2015, 6:46 PM

Be'er Sheva terrorist's brother indicted

Brother of Arab citizen behind lethal attack in central station knew of illegal handgun and intentions - and did nothing to stop it.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 10/26/2015, 1:01 PM

Hamas helped plan deadly Be'er Sheva attack

Police have uncovered a lengthy correspondence between Bedouin bus station terrorist and Hamas terror organization.Cynthia Blank, 10/25/2015, 1:54 PM

Eritrean Died of Guard's Shots, Not Citizen Blows

Autopsy finds infiltrator mistaken for terrorist accomplice in Be'er Sheva attack died from gunshots, reducing risk of trial for civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/21/2015, 2:42 PM

Bedouin Leaders 'Shocked' by Terrorist's Identity

Terrorist Muhaned Al-Okabi comes from a family that helped in creating the state of Israel, says Bedouin mayor.Gil Ronen, 10/19/2015, 1:54 PM

Minister Demands: Expel the Terrorist's Family

Minister Regev urges the expulsion of family of Israeli Arab terrorist who launched bloody Be'er Sheva attack.Hezki Baruch, 10/19/2015, 1:21 PM

Soldier Killed in Be'er Sheva Attack Identified

Omri Levy, 19, from Moshav Sdei Hemed, is the soldier who was murdered in the terrorist attack in Be'er Sheva.Ben Ariel, 10/19/2015, 1:36 AM

Hamas Welcomes Be'er Sheva Attack as 'Heroic Act'

Hamas says terrorist attack in Be’er Sheva was a response to Israel's alleged "cold-blooded executions".Ben Ariel, 10/19/2015, 12:16 AM

Be'er Sheva to Jump from 7th to 3rd-Largest City

20,000 new housing units – the most ever – will be built in capital of the Negev.Hillel Fendel, 10/7/2015, 3:12 AM

Four Rockets Hit Northern Israel from Syria

Missiles hit near border hours after IDF deploys Iron Dome in Ashdod, and then Be'er Sheva, amid fears hunger striker may set off war.Kobi Finkler, Ari Yashar, 8/20/2015, 7:05 PM

Lip Reader Sues Police for 'Abandoning' Him

Lip reader charges police ignored request for security detail, leading to brutal assault that ruined his health and marriage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2015, 2:05 PM

Accident or Terror? Arab Driver Injures One

Driver fled the scene after ramming into a patrol car on duty in the Hevron Hills; officer injured.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 5/9/2015, 10:33 PM

'Told his Mom he was Going to Cave of Machpelah'

Cousin of 22-year-old feared to have been kidnapped in Arab village near Hevron says 'it fell on us out of the blue. Pray for him.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/2/2015, 10:30 PM

Over 2,000 Protest Mass Lay-offs in Be'er Sheva

Factory workers and residents block central streets in protest of ICL firing hundreds of workers, shutting down city services.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 2/24/2015, 12:18 PM

Snow to Pile on in Jerusalem, Reach Negev Desert

Widespread school cancellations as snow redoubles in Jerusalem, Be'er Sheva hopeful for snowflakes; flooding in coastal area.Ari Yashar, 1/9/2015, 8:39 AM

Netanyahu Says 'Terror Towers in Gaza Fell'

PM tries to allay criticism of ceasefire while on visit to south, promises aid package to Gaza Belt next Sunday.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 8/28/2014, 8:38 PM

Man Seriously Injured Running for Shelter

Man in his forties hit by a car while running for shelter after rocket sirens sound.Ari Yashar, 8/21/2014, 8:05 PM

Three Rockets Fired at Be'er Sheva, IDF to Respond

Hours before the third ceasefire extension ends, Gaza terrorists fire rockets at southern capital; IDF ordered to return fire.Ari Yashar, 8/19/2014, 3:58 PM

Iron Dome Intercepts Rocket Over Be'er Sheva

Gaza terrorists fire another salvo of rockets towards Be’er Sheva.Elad Benari, 7/22/2014, 3:44 AM

7 Rockets Fired Towards Be'er Sheva

Barrage of seven rockets from Gaza hits Be'er Sheva. Ashdod and Eshkol targeted as well.Elad Benari, 7/21/2014, 11:23 PM

Two Bedouin Sisters Injured From Rocket Fire

Two teenage Bedouin sisters injured in rocket attack on Be'er Sheva; one fights for her life. Elderly man also seriously injured.Tova Dvorin, 7/14/2014, 9:24 PM

Rocket Hits Be'er Sheva Home, One Injured

Rocket fired from Gaza hits a home in Be’er Sheva, injuring one and causing extensive damage to the building.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/11/2014, 9:45 PM

Hamas Scare Video Targets Be'er Sheva Residents

'Settlers of Be'er Sheva – your leaders have killed our children and sentenced you to death,' declares Hamas production.Dalit Halevy, Gil Ronen, 7/7/2014, 7:52 AM

Fifteen Rockets Fired at South; IAF Retaliates

Hamas fires rockets as far as Be'ersheva Saturday, prompting an emergency meeting on the situation. Is an operation on the horizon?Tova Dvorin, 7/5/2014, 9:01 PM

'Nazi' Arab MK Zoabi Offends Party Insulting Abbas

Police investigate school graffiti against Arab MK who justified abduction, as her party slams her for calling Abbas 'traitor.'Ari Yashar, 6/27/2014, 10:07 AM

Brother and Sister Fall 3 Floors, Seriously Hurt

Five-year-old girl and her three-year-old brother fell from a building in Be'er Sheva. The girl is no longer in life-threatening condition.Nir Har-Zahav, 6/5/2014, 5:35 PM

Lockheed Martin Opens in Israel

Israeli branch, in Be'er Sheva, established to support IDF and campaign to develop the Negev, CEO says.Tova Dvorin, 4/9/2014, 4:41 PM

Economics Ministry Behind Hi-Tech Project in Negev

Park for Science and Technology attracts several companies, praise from senior MKs - including Naftali Bennett.Hezki Baruch, 4/1/2014, 2:15 PM

Rabbi Abuhatzeira's Murderer Gets Life Sentence

After psychiatrist deems Asher Dahan fit for trial, Be'er Sheva court sentences him for stabbing Baba Sali's grandson in 2011.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 4:13 PM

IDF Deploys Iron Dome in Be'er Sheva

The IDF deploys an Iron Dome anti-missile system in Be’er Sheva in the wake of the recent escalation in terror attacks.Elad Benari, 12/26/2013, 3:43 AM

Police Chief Stops Kidnapping in Be’er Sheva

Police chief stumbles across scene of violent kidnapping between parents.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 8:44 AM

Netanyahu: We Have an Iron Dome – and an Iron Will

Netanyahu dedicates new national cyber center, sends message to Israel’s enemies: Attacking us is not worth your while.Maayana Miskin, 9/3/2013, 5:47 PM

Pres. Peres Calls for 100,000 Yesha Jews in Negev

President Shimon Peres called on Jews from Judea and Samaria last week to send a cohort with their strength and skills to settle the Negev.Chana Ya'ar, 7/28/2013, 9:29 AM

Record Number of Births at Soroka Hospital

Midwives at Be'er Sheva's Soroka Medical Center worked extra hard as a high of 58 births was recorded over a 24-hour period.Chana Ya'ar, 6/18/2013, 4:44 AM

Orbach: Media is Making Murder an Option

Minister criticizes media coverage of Be’er Sheva slayings. ‘Media is unintentionally encouraging more murder.’Maayana Miskin, 5/22/2013, 10:45 AM

Police Tried to Take Weapon, Judge Refused

Police wanted bank shooter to hand in his weapon two years ago over suspicions of threats, violence.Maayana Miskin, 5/21/2013, 8:08 AM

Meretz MK Hints Shooting Related to Budget

MK Tamar Zandberg asserts the shooting in Be’er Sheva was a result of the state budget. Deputy Finance Minister: A miserable statement.Elad Benari, 5/21/2013, 4:15 AM

‘57 Seconds’: Be’er Sheva's Vulnerability to Bombs

A new organization is raising awareness about the need for more bomb shelters to protect Be’er Sheva residents from Gaza missile attacks.Hana Levi Julian, 2/10/2013, 1:28 PM

Bennett Addresses Divisiveness in Israel

A campaign party in the Negev set the stage for calls by Bennett to ignore political and religious affiliations and face the real issuesAnnie Lubin, 1/14/2013, 10:11 AM

Hadassah President Plants Tree in New Forest

Marcie Natan, National President of Hadassah, and planted in Be'er Sheva the first tree in a forest dedicated to the Sandy Hook victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2012, 3:33 AM

1 Dead in Tragic Egged Bus Accident

One passenger was killed in a tragic accident Wednesday when a chunk of metal flew from a truck and slammed into an Egged bus on Highway 6. Chana Ya'ar, 11/28/2012, 2:30 PM

2 Missiles Strike Ashdod, No Injuries

Two long-range missiles fired by Gaza terrorists struck the port city of Ashdod on Sunday afternoon. No physical injuries were reported.Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 2:40 PM

Missiles Strike Residential Areas in Be'er Sheva

Three Grad Katyusha missiles struck the southern city of Be'er Sheva Sunday afternoon. Two hit residential neighborhoods. Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 1:55 PM

Jewish Home Candidates Run for Shelter in South

The new Jewish Home faction visits Be’er Sheva. Bennett: It’s healthy to feel what southerners do. We’re ready to enlist.Maayana Miskin, 11/16/2012, 11:11 AM

Netanyahu Threatens Gaza Terrorists

"Anyone who thinks he can disrupt the daily lives of the residents of the south and not pay a heavy price – is wrong," Netanyahu warns.Elad Benari, 11/13/2012, 11:52 PM

Gaza Savages Time Their Rockets to Kill Children

Direct hit reported on a home in Sderot. More than 100 rockets hit today, many timed for end of the school day.Gil Ronen, 11/11/2012, 8:00 PM

Be'er Sheva Under Attack

Residents of Be'er Sheva joined their brethren in southern Israel after the Color Red rocket alert siren blared through the city.Chana Ya'ar, 11/11/2012, 2:59 PM

Be'er Sheva Schools Close with Ongoing Rocket Fire

Be'er Sheva children are home from school today (Sunday) due to ongoing rocket fire launched – again - from Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 10/28/2012, 10:07 AM

Muslim Leader Preaches Jihad in Be’er Sheva

Islamic Movement leader Sheikh Raed Salah brought his hate message to Be’er Sheva to incite Muslims against Israeli “terrorists.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/9/2012, 9:25 AM

Rocket Attacks Cancel School in Southern Israel

Weekend rocket attacks in southern Israel prompted the cities of Be'er Sheva and Ashdod to cancel school for thousands of children. Chana Ya'ar, 9/9/2012, 9:11 AM

Updating Southern Infrastructure: New Trains to TA

The state has decided to upgrade infrastructure in the southern region, cutting travel time to central Israel in half with a new train line.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 7:07 PM