News and updates about Acre

Newborn found abandoned in cardboard box in Acre

Baby just a few days old is in good condition, currently being cared for at Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya.

Newborn found abandoned in cardboard box in Acre

Four Arab teachers from Acre questioned regarding incitement to violence

Teachers wrote social media posts glorifying violence during Operation Guardian of the Walls.

Four Arab teachers from Acre questioned regarding incitement

Jews violently attacked by Arabs in Akko

Two brothers were taking a walk when they got into a confrontation with Arab youths, who followed and attacked them with clubs.

Jews violently attacked by Arabs in Akkoplayer

Worker crushed to death in factory in northern Israel

65-year-old worker gets trapped in machine, is crushed to death in work accident in Akko.

Worker crushed to death in factory in northern Israel

Akko lynching victim undergoes complex head operation

Family asks public to pray for recovery of Elad Barzilai, teacher and father of four, undergoes head surgery months after Arab lynching.

Akko lynching victim undergoes complex head operation

Arab indicted for participating in violent riots

Arab Israeli, 18, admits to racist motives during interrogation.

Arab indicted for participating in violent riots

Akko lynch victim spends Shabbat at home

Elad Barzilai, 37-year-old victim of Arab lynching, is allowed home for weekend visit, for the first time since he was attacked last month.

Akko lynch victim spends Shabbat at home

Man brutally beaten by Arab lynch mob released from hospital

37-year-old father of four from northern Israel who was beaten unconscious by Arab rioters last month is discharged from hospital.

Man brutally beaten by Arab lynch mob released from hospital

Avi Har-Even, Israeli rocket scientist, dies from injuries suffered during Arab riots

Avi Har-Even, winner of Israeli Defense Ministry Prize and former chief of Israel's space program, dies after being injured in arson attack.

84-year-old Israeli rocket scientist injured in Arab riots dies

Condition of Jewish man brutally beaten by Arab mob improves

Elad Barzilai, who was nearly beaten to death by Arab mob in northern Israel during rioting earlier this month, is released from ICU.

Condition of Jewish man brutally beaten by Arab mob improves

Acre lynching victim opens his eyes after 2 weeks

Doctors say room for 'cautious optimism' after Elad Barzilai wakes up, begin process of weaning him from assisted breathing machine.

Acre lynching victim opens his eyes after 2 weeks

Acre lynching victim undergoes surgery, still in serious condition

Elad Barzilai undergoes successful 8-hour surgery 1 week after being critically injured by Arab mob, but is not out of the woods yet.

Acre lynching victim still in serious condition after surgery

Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities: Your home is our home

"All of Israel is drawing strength from you," says Jonathan Pollard to residents of mixed cities in an important message.

Jonathan Pollard to mixed cities: Your home is our home

Jewish man critically injured in Akko lynching attempt

Arab rioters throw massive stones at police in Akko, dozens beat Jewish man nearly to death.

Jewish man critically injured in Akko lynching attempt

Watch: Pedestrians run down while rescuing accident victims

Passersby come to aid of traffic accident victims in Akko - only to become victims themselves.

Watch: Pedestrians run down while rescuing accident victimsplayer

The post that moved policemen

Police officers in northern Israel attend bat mitzvah celebration after guests fail to show up.

The post that moved policemen

Former PA official meets coalition chairman at Acre event

Coalition chairman attends cultural event in Acre, shakes hands with former PA official.

Former PA official meets coalition chairman at Acre event

Teens help Holocaust survivor after home ransacked

When a 92-year old Holocaust survivor came home and found his apartment ransacked, 17 teenagers came and helped him put it back together.

Israeli teenagers help Holocaust survivor after home ransacked

Regev takes aim at 'Palestine, Year Zero'

Culture Minister and Acre Mayor to review play accused of supporting terrorism and incitement.

Regev takes aim at 'Palestine, Year Zero'

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.

Tragedy at sea: Two drown in Mediterranean

Nationwide Security Boost Ahead of Holidays

Police prepare for clashes ahead of Eid Al-Adha, Yom Kippur falling out on same day - in both Jerusalem and integrated areas nationwide.

Nationwide Security Boost Ahead of Muslim, Jewish Holidays