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Haifa yeshiva torched by arsonists

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 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 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'

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

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"

"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

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

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

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

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
Protestors Heckle MK Zoabi with violent slurs

Protestors Heckle MK Zoabi with violent slurs

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
Israel-hating Arab rapper to perform in Haifa

Israel-hating Arab rapper to perform in Haifa

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 prediction

Company to test Chabad Rebbe's diamond prediction

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

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

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

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

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 bus

Bus driver rushes passenger to hospital - in 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 crash again appears in Israel

Wreckage from crash again appears in Israel

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

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

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'

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: find her phone

Parents of bus crash victim beg: 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

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
Ancient scarab seal discovered near Haifa

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

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

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
Leftists to hold ‘Nakba’ film festival in Haifa

Leftists to hold ‘Nakba’ film festival in Haifa

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's comments

Danon demands UN condemn Nasrallah's comments

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 on Haifa ammonia tank

Nasrallah threatens 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

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
'Do not let terrorist accomplice go free'

'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 to 'hip Palestinians'

NYT turns terror-supporters to 'hip 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
Bereaved families: Kick out terror assistant

Bereaved families: Kick out terror assistant

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

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

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 Inciting Teacher

Bennett Urged to Fire Inciting Teacher

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 'Murderers'

Haifa Teacher Accused of Calling IDF '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 Holidays

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.Tova Dvorin, 9/22/2015, 10:33 AM
NGO Demands Space for Nakba Film Festival

NGO Demands Space 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
Rally Unites Leftists, Arabs for Jailed Terrorist

Rally Unites Leftists, Arabs 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 are Taxpayers Funding Terror-Glorification?'

'Why are Taxpayers Funding 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

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: Shut Down 'Terror Play'

Yisrael Beytenu MK: 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
Minister: Haifa Ammonia Tank Gone in 3 Years

Minister: Haifa Ammonia Tank 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

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 Pro-Terror Theater

Haifa Rethinks Funding for Arab Pro-Terror Theater

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: Police Officer Prevents Suicide

Dramatic Footage: 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: Targeted Hit in Haifa

Second Shooting Thursday: Targeted Hit in Haifa

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
Cemetery Appeals for Help Against Funeral Attacks

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 Protests Play Glorifying Terrorists

Almagor 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
Haifa: Five Factories Closed over Cancer Fears

Haifa: Five Factories Closed over Cancer Fears

Mayor orders closure of petrochemical plants after study showed pollutants causing disproportionately high cancer rates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2015, 4:02 PM
Arab List Chairman Reveals His Subversive Past

Arab List Chairman Reveals His Subversive Past

Countless arrests, influence from PLO and intifada, in-law who died attacking IDF, 'Arabizing' Haifa - and now head of third-largest party.Ari Yashar, 3/19/2015, 4:20 PM
Watch: What's it Like to be a Christian in Israel?

Watch: What's it Like to be a Christian in Israel?

Israeli Christian group shows what it's like to be a Christian in Israel. The results might surprise you.Ari Soffer, 3/4/2015, 3:29 PM
LGBTs Crash Jewish Home Event, Violence Erupts

LGBTs Crash Jewish Home Event, Violence Erupts

A group of leftist-LGBT activists broke into a Jewish Home elections conference Wednesday, resulting in scuffle with frustrated activists.Reut Hadar, Cynthia Blank, 2/19/2015, 9:18 AM
Arabs Attack with Sticks: 'Slaughter the Jew'

Arabs Attack with Sticks: 'Slaughter the Jew'

Jewish neighborhood in Haifa comes under assault as young Arabs hurl anti-Semitic epithets while attacking with rocks, sticks.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 1/26/2015, 10:46 AM
Haifa's 'Survivor's Street' Lives On

Haifa's 'Survivor's Street' Lives On

Around 100 Holocaust survivors live in a special center in Haifa, where they keep the memories alive, and confront the scars together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2015, 7:40 AM