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Single Mother Wins the Lottery

Single Mother Wins the Lottery

Single mother wins 4 million shekels. ‘First of all, I’m buying a house,’ she says.Maayana Miskin, 25/02/2014 21:52
Wanted: Jews with a Sense of Mission

Wanted: Jews with a Sense of Mission

How ‘Garin Torani’ communities across Israel are breathing life into struggling communities.Yoni Kempinski, Maayana Miskin, 23/02/2014 14:26
Siblings Seek Status for Secret Palestinian Mother

Siblings Seek Status for Secret Palestinian Mother

Arab siblings from Lod reveal decades-long cover-up of their parentage, and seek citizenship for their real mother.Maayana Miskin, 16/02/2014 11:50
Award for Veteran Hareidi Soldier

Award for Veteran Hareidi Soldier

Yaakov Laniado, who survived an angry mob, fell captive in war, and went undercover in Syria, recounts his remarkable story to Arutz Sheva.Maayana Miskin, 23/01/2014 11:06
Shas Council’s First Meeting without Rabbi Yosef

Shas Council’s First Meeting without Rabbi Yosef

The Shas council will discuss hareidi enlistment, school system for first time since Rabbi Ovadia Yosef’s passing.Maayana Miskin, 31/12/2013 11:49
What Rabbi Yosef Left Behind

What Rabbi Yosef Left Behind

A neighbor of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef shares what gives him comfort. Mourners continue to flock to home, gravesite.Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 09/10/2013 12:03
Father of 8 Wins NIS 26 Million

Father of 8 Wins NIS 26 Million

Lottery winner plans to save money for his children and give to the needy.Maayana Miskin, 01/10/2013 19:59
Israel Jumps to 13th in Math Olympics

Israel Jumps to 13th in Math Olympics

Israel’s ‘Math Olympics’ team brings home six medals, brings Israel up in the listings.Maayana Miskin, 28/07/2013 11:43
Jewish 'Hermit' from Herzliya Speaks

Jewish 'Hermit' from Herzliya Speaks

Documentary stars Israeli man who decided to carve his own home out of a cliff face.Maayana Miskin, 07/07/2013 13:16
Bnei Brak Helps Man find Money in Garbage Bin

Bnei Brak Helps Man find Money in Garbage Bin

The city of Bnei Brak pitched in to help a man whose wife accidentally threw away his money., 05/06/2013 09:03
Haifa’s ‘Chametz Hotline’ for Passover

Haifa’s ‘Chametz Hotline’ for Passover

Deputy mayor invites Haifa residents to report illegal sales of leavened bread.Maayana Miskin, 24/03/2013 12:31
Israeli Farmer Invents Solution for Lemon Rot

Israeli Farmer Invents Solution for Lemon Rot

A lemon grower from southern Israel has successfully tested a product to prevent mold that kills lemon groves.Maayana Miskin, 15/03/2013 12:47
Man Dies Suddenly in Tel Aviv Half Marathon

Man Dies Suddenly in Tel Aviv Half Marathon

A man suffered severe heatstroke and died Friday morning during the Tel Aviv half marathon. 15 others hospitalized.Maayana Miskin, 15/03/2013 10:19
Weather: Hot Friday, Stormy Sabbath

Weather: Hot Friday, Stormy Sabbath

Friday will be partially cloudy and dry, while the Sabbath may see thunderstorms.Maayana Miskin, 22/02/2013 10:51
Counting Votes: Why Small Parties are Worried

Counting Votes: Why Small Parties are Worried

How Israel counts its votes, and why small parties fear high turnout will leave them outside Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 22/01/2013 21:58
Jerusalem to Name Highway for Shamir

Jerusalem to Name Highway for Shamir

Jerusalem plans to honor former Prime Minister Yitzchak Shamir.Maayana Miskin, 26/12/2012 08:27
Study: Which Academics Leave Israel?

Study: Which Academics Leave Israel?

The Central Bureau of Statistics looks at who leaves Israel, who stays, and the ties between schools and citizenship.Maayana Miskin, 26/12/2012 04:42
It’s Official: Police Exempt from Parking Laws

It’s Official: Police Exempt from Parking Laws

Social media pictures show police cars parked illegally, Justice Ministry confirms that policy is not to give a ticket.Maayana Miskin, 21/12/2012 13:16
‘Aunt Mary,’ Friend to Soldiers, Dead at 58

‘Aunt Mary,’ Friend to Soldiers, Dead at 58

Soldiers knew Miriam Feiner as “Aunt Mary,” who ‘loved IDF soldiers like her own children.’Maayana Miskin, 05/12/2012 01:42
Bnei Brak: Passersby Lift Car off Injured Woman

Bnei Brak: Passersby Lift Car off Injured Woman

Passersby who saw an elderly woman run over by a car sprang into action to save her.Maayana Miskin, 23/10/2012 10:13
Teen Killed in Shootout near Beit Shemesh

Teen Killed in Shootout near Beit Shemesh

A disturbed 18-year-old threatened murder, then attempted to kill police volunteers. He was shot and killed.Maayana Miskin, 19/10/2012 10:01
Better Place Replaces Israeli CEO Shai Agassi

Better Place Replaces Israeli CEO Shai Agassi

Israeli entrepreneur Shai Agassi has been ousted as CEO of the company he founded. Agassi will now serve as director. Maayana Miskin, 05/10/2012 16:15
New Film: Israelis from Pioneers to Entreprenuers

New Film: Israelis from Pioneers to Entreprenuers

“Israel Inside: How a Small Nation Makes a Big Difference” tells the story of Israel's many contributions and innovations.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 21/03/2012 06:43
‘Fly-Out’ for Flotilla Activists

‘Fly-Out’ for Flotilla Activists

Israel has turned the tables on flotilla activists and is conducting a “fly-out” deportation of activists who tried to sail to Gaza WednesdaTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/07/2011 10:31
Chabad is Zionist, Rabbi Says

Chabad is Zionist, Rabbi Says

A spokesman for the Chabad-Lubavitch Chassidic movement says the sect is Zionist in its support for Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 20/07/2011 08:48
Hareidi-Secular Common Ground

Hareidi-Secular Common Ground

Hareidi-religious politicians and secular students from Tel Aviv have found common ground in the housing crisis.Maayana Miskin, 18/07/2011 05:12
Approval for Digital Textbooks

Approval for Digital Textbooks

A law that would provide students with a digital alternative to standard textbooks is making its way through the Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 17/07/2011 18:04
3 Rocket Attacks Awaken Israelis

3 Rocket Attacks Awaken Israelis

For the fifth time in as many days, Gaza terrorists fire rockets at southern Israeli residents. And Israel retaliates.Chana Ya'ar, 17/07/2011 14:57
Jewish WWII Vets to Be Honored

Jewish WWII Vets to Be Honored

The Cabinet Sunday approved a memorial site to Jewish soldiers who fought in World War II and helped the victory over the Nazi regime.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/07/2011 14:55
Regev Attacked at Rental Protest

Regev Attacked at Rental Protest

MK Miri Regev is attacked in Tel Aviv by protesters against high housing prices. Protest was hijacked by radical leftists, she says.Chana Ya'ar, 17/07/2011 11:10
Barkat on BBC: Jerusalem is Ours

Barkat on BBC: Jerusalem is Ours

Jerusalem mayor Nir Barkat on BBC: Is there anywhere else in the world where someone would dare tell Jews or Blacks that they cannot build?Elad Benari, 16/07/2011 21:23
Protest for Temple Mount

Protest for Temple Mount

Activists protest anti-Jewish discrimination on the Temple Mount and Muslim disrespect for the site's holiness.Maayana Miskin, 15/07/2011 14:32
MK Throws Fit at PM’s Speech

MK Throws Fit at PM’s Speech

MK Hanin Zoabi pushes Knesset guards as they escort her out after she rails against Prime Minister.Gil Ronen, 13/07/2011 19:59
Police Inscribe Masada Torah

Police Inscribe Masada Torah

Senior police officials quietly went at dawn to the ancient fortress of Masada to attend a graduation and inscribe a letter in a new Torah scroll.Hana Levi Julian, 13/07/2011 14:29
No Falafel at McDonalds

No Falafel at McDonalds

Tourists wanting to experience the local atmosphere when eating falafel can breathe easier – McDonalds has removed “McFalafel” from its menu.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 13/07/2011 10:10
'Go Green' and Make Money

'Go Green' and Make Money

Israel’s "green machine" helps make the country energy independent, lessens the need to buy coal from Israel-haters and makes money for homeowners.Baruch Gordon, 12/07/2011 20:36
Israel Grows One Tree at a Time

Israel Grows One Tree at a Time

Women in Green director Nadia Matar is doing in Judea and Samaria what the JNF did decades ago – planting trees to keep Israel in Jewish hands.Josh Hasten, 12/07/2011 13:06
Is Glenn Beck Good for Israel?

Is Glenn Beck Good for Israel?

Unsurprisingly, the debate continues on whether the staunchly pro-Israel Beck, in Israel for a short visit, is good or bad for the Jews.Rachel Sylvetsky, 12/07/2011 10:08
Gov't to Bring Bnei Menashe Home

Gov't to Bring Bnei Menashe Home

The government has decided to bring all the remaining 7,232 Bnei Menashe in India home to Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 11/07/2011 19:43
Change in Libel Law?

Change in Libel Law?

A law proposed by MK Yaakov Katz would make it possible for groups, not just individuals, to sue for libel.Gil Ronen, 11/07/2011 14:29
Lives Saved in 3-Way Transplant

Lives Saved in 3-Way Transplant

The first three-way kidney transplant in Israel gives three a new chance at life.Maayana Miskin, 10/07/2011 23:27
'Never Too Late' to Free Shalit

'Never Too Late' to Free Shalit

Israel still has time to stop negotiate with terrorists for Shalit's freedom and start using military means, says former senior commander.Maayana Miskin, 10/07/2011 19:57
Gaon Weighs in on R. Lior

Gaon Weighs in on R. Lior

Legendary singer questions wisdom of state actions against Rabbis Lior and Yosef.Gil Ronen, 10/07/2011 12:56
 State Dept 'Insights' on Israel

State Dept 'Insights' on Israel

Clinton swears in Obama’s “peace advisor” Dan Shapiro as new ambassador and reveals US learns so much about Israel by spending time in Florida. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/07/2011 12:35
Fly-In and Flotilla Fail

Fly-In and Flotilla Fail

Photographers almost outnumber fly-in activists at Ben Gurion airport as Israel’s diplomatic efforts stymie the air and sea pro-Arab protests. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/07/2011 09:53
Egypt Extends Grapel's Remand

Egypt Extends Grapel's Remand

Egypt to keep Israeli-American accused of spying in jail for another 15 days.Maayana Miskin, 09/07/2011 23:27
Quiet Night at Ben Gurion

Quiet Night at Ben Gurion

Few incidents as dozens of overnight flights arrive, “fly-in” may have fizzled like its naval counterpart. Maayana Miskin, 08/07/2011 10:32
Gordons Go Green

Gordons Go Green

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‘A Diplomatic Eye for an Eye’

‘A Diplomatic Eye for an Eye’

Avigdor Lieberman warns that if Abbas takes unilateral steps for statehood, Israel will reply in kind. One step could be annexing parts of Yesha. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/07/2011 15:01
Maj.-Gen. Amos Horev Awarded

Maj.-Gen. Amos Horev Awarded

Maj.-Gen. (ret.) Amos Horev, a former IDF chief scientist, has won the Israel Defense Prize for lifetime achievement.Chana Ya'ar, 06/07/2011 13:54
Arab Mayor Accused of Blackmail

Arab Mayor Accused of Blackmail

The Arab mayor of Qalansuwa, located east of Netanya, has been charged with blackmail, threats, bribery, fraud and breach of trust.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/07/2011 13:52
‘Short Week’ Idea May Not Work

‘Short Week’ Idea May Not Work

A proposal to put Israel on a shortened work week, with Friday a half-day and Sunday a vacation day, may be buried before it gets off the ground.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/07/2011 12:33
PM: Arab Democracy Means Peace

PM: Arab Democracy Means Peace

Prime Minister Netanyahu addresses Middle East instability on YouTube: "Arab democracies are the best thing that could happen to Israel."Elad Benari, 06/07/2011 08:55
Gantz to Visit Hesder Yeshiva

Gantz to Visit Hesder Yeshiva

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz will visit the Or Etzion yeshiva on Wednesday, his first visit to a Hesder yeshiva since taking office.Elad Benari, 06/07/2011 08:51
Bibi: The Heart Leads to Israel

Bibi: The Heart Leads to Israel

“Follow your heart, Come to Israel,” Prime Minister Netanyahu tells a young Israeli – and other Jews – living in the United States. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/07/2011 16:02