BY GARTH GREENWELL Disorientation afflicts nearly all of the characters in Shelly Oria’s nimble and disarmingly moving debut collection of stories. Many of them are (like Oria herself) Israeli immigrants in New York City, navigating multiple cultures and languages; others...
TEL AVIV, Israel (CNS) — As interreligious and political tensions escalated in Israel, especially in Jerusalem, more than 80 Jews, Christians and Muslims gathered at the home of a U.S. diplomat to celebrate an American tradition: Thanksgiving. Deputy Chief of Mission William Grant hosted the Nov. 20 event and highlighted the many initiatives working for […]
It seems it has finally happened. The thing we all feared. We appear to have entered into a religious war; a religious war that looks like it was inspired by the brutality of ISIS. This morning, a little before 7:00 AM, two terrorists entered the Kehillat B’nei Torah Synagogue in the religious neighborhood of Har [...]Show More Summary
It seems it has finally happened. The thing we all feared. We appear to have entered into a religious war; a religious war that looks like it was inspired by the brutality of ISIS. This morning, a little before 7:00 AM, two terrorists entered the Kehillat B’nei Torah Synagogue in the religious...
For the first time in history, a spacecraft has landed on a comet. The momentous event represents the culmination of 35 years of research on comets by Prof. Akiva Bar-Nun of Tel Aviv University's Department of Geosciences and other scientists working for the European Space Agency. read more
British mega pop star Robbie Williams, a UK Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) since 2001, signed on last month to front a new campaign launched by UNICEF UK Children in Danger, which "aims to protect...Show More Summary
Researchers from Tel Aviv University, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, and Newcastle University have created a proof of concept artificial retina that may one day help treat a number of eye diseases, including age-related macular degeneration. Show More Summary
Background: On Tuesday Oct. 28th, I had the first seizure of my life while waiting for lunch with two of my friends in Tel Aviv. During the seizure, I dislocated my right shoulder, fractured my right shoulder bones and tore my muscle from my bones. I was released from the hospital in Israel on Oct. Show More Summary
On Monday, Israel was hit with two separate jihadist attacks that resulted in the deaths of an Israeli woman and a male IDF soldier. The first attack took place in Tel Aviv when a Palestinian citizen of Nablus stabbed to death an IDF soldier near the Central Bus Station. Show More Summary
We might have hit data-breach fatigue, but online fraud and security is still a huge concern and resource drain for retailers. Forter, a Tel Aviv, Israel-based company, provides a fraud prevention solution with a real-time decision engine (it decides whether a transaction is legitimate or fraudulent) for online retailers. And today, the company announced that […]
Assailants stabbed several Israelis on Monday, killing a young woman at a bus stop in the West Bank and gravely wounding an Israeli soldier in Tel Aviv, the latest in an ongoing wave of Arab violence that has put the country on edge. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised a harsh response to the violence, saying […]
An Israeli teenage girl was stabbed to death outside a Jewish settlement in the West Bank on Monday, officials said, hours after a Palestinian assailant stabbed and critically wounded an Israeli soldier in Tel Aviv. Two others were injured in the West Bank attack.
Israel's prime minister promised a harsh response to an ongoing wave of Arab violence on Monday following a stabbing attack on a soldier at a crowded train station in Tel Aviv and immediately before a second fatal stabbing in the West Bank.
In another difficult day for the people of Israel, two separate terror attacks by Palestinian Arabs have left an Israeli soldier in critical condition following a stabbing in central Tel Aviv, as well as a 17-year-old girl dead in the West Bank. Show More Summary
Incident comes amid unrest triggered by Muslim fears of Jewish encroachment at site holy to both faiths in Jerusalem.
A 20-year-old Israeli man was stabbed Monday at a bus stop in what police are calling a terrorist attack. The victim of the “targeted” attack in Tel Aviv, a member of the Israel Defense Forces, was taken to a hospital in serious condition, police said. The Palestinian suspect was arrested “with the help of eyewitnesses […]
A young Israeli soldier was critically injured in a knife attack by a Hamas terrorist on Monday. The soldier was waiting at a bus stop when Palestinian Nur al-Din stabbed him numerous times. Algemeiner reported: An Israeli soldier was stabbed … Continue reading ?
The musician talks about recording in Tel Aviv and working with Steve Earle.
Emotions are powerful motivators of human behavior and attitudes. Emotions also play an important role in guiding policy support in conflict and other political contexts. Researchers at Tel Aviv University and the Interdisciplinary Center...Show More Summary
Just over a month ago, an El Al flight from New York to Tel Aviv became an "11-hour nightmare" when the ultra-Orthodox Jews on the plane refused to sit next to any women. Many of the men stood in the aisles to avoid sitting next to the...Show More Summary