Lod Council member: ‘Don’t sell houses to Jews’

Arab council member attacks campaign inviting Jews to live in Lod neighborhood 'Don't give up your homes!'

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Is There Such a Thing as Healthy Ice Cream?

When you dip into a creamy pint of ice cream on a hot summer day, it can be challenging to ...
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Supreme Court sends Duma minor to house arrest

Court rejects State appeal, orders minor released to house arrest subject to severe restrictions.

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Defense Minister: We will neither ‘contain’ rockets nor kites

Liberman at cabinet meeting: 'I hope Hamas draws conclusions. If not - they will pay a heavy price.'

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Thailand's rescued cave boys won't see World Cup final live: hospital

By Amy Sawitta Lefevre BANGKOK (Reuters) - Twelve boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded Thai cave will ...
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Cease-fire holds after day of intense Israel-Hamas fighting

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military lifted its restrictions along the Gaza border area on Sunday, indicating it had accepted ...
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U.S. agency says will keep providing water, other essentials in Puerto Rico

U.S. agency says will keep providing water, other essentials in Puerto RicoThe U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency said on Wednesday it would continue providing water, meals and other essentials to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico despite earlier reports its humanitarian mission in the U.S. territory would end on Wednesday. “There was never, and is not now, a decision to stop distributing commodities on the island,” FEMA said in a written statement on Wednesday evening. Puerto Rico is struggling to recover from Hurricane Maria, which hit on Sept. 20.


U.S. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin urges Congress to raise debt ceiling as another shutdown looms

U.S. Treasury Secretary Mnuchin urges Congress to raise debt ceiling as another shutdown loomsU.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday called on the Republican-controlled Congress to lift the federal debt limit “as soon as possible” so the government can pay employee benefits and other obligations. In a letter to congressional leaders and key committee chairmen, Mnuchin said the Treasury Department would continue to suspend payments into federal employee retiree, health and disability funds through Feb. 28. Congress must raise the nation’s debt ceiling to avoid a government default.