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Ehud Olmert, Anti-Corruption Crusader

Before he was convicted of massive wrongdoing, the former prime minister was a fierce moralizer. What happened?

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Ehud Olmert Gets Six-Year Prison Sentence

Former Israeli prime minister was convicted of two counts of bribery in March

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Ehud Olmert Convicted of Bribery Charges

Former prime minister found guilty of accepting bribes for Holyland complex

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A Guide to Israel’s Municipal Elections

The potential new mayors of Tel Aviv, Haifa,  and Jerusalem

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Two Years After Gilad Shalit’s Release, His Negotiator Looks Back—and Ahead

In his new book, ‘The Negotiator,’ Long Island-born Gershon Baskin says the prisoner swap that saved the soldier was worth it

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As Chinese-Israeli Relations Enjoy a Second Honeymoon, America Frets

The last time China and the Jewish state drew close, the United States drove them apart. Now there’s even more at stake.

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Are the Israel Defense Forces Finally Ready for the Next Lebanon War?

Israel’s failures in 2006 foreshadow the challenges that lie ahead in a fractured Middle East—and the coming wars there

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Our Arrested Development

The Bluths, returning this weekend for a fourth season, are the Jewish world’s archetypal family

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Daybreak: State of Union Stays Local

Plus Lapid talks peace talks, but cautiously

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Ehud Olmert, Philip Roth, and The Counterlife

A startling example of life imitating art

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The Man Behind Iron Dome

Once-maligned Labor politician Amir Peretz explains how he saw what many decorated generals did not

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Remnick: Hillary Clinton to Run in 2016

And Ehud Olmert goes to crazy lengths to attack Netanyahu

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Daybreak: Palestinian UN Bid to Pass

A few more countries jump ship, signaling landslide ahead

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Daybreak: IDF Fires at Target in Syria

Plus New York Governor Cuomo asks for $30 billion for Hurricane Sandy

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Daybreak: Did Bibi Prepare Iran Strike in 2010?

Plus Sheldon Adelson makes his case

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On the ‘Bieberman’ Super Party

What it means for Israeli politics

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Sundown: Not So Fast, Mr. Olmert?

Plus Arlen Specter eulogized

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Daybreak: E.U. Passes New Sanctions on Iran

Plus Franz Kafka’s unpublished work will go to Jerusalem

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Sundown: Fear the Olmert?

Plus Jay-Z lights the menorah in Brooklyn

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Sundown: Ahmadinejad Denies Jewish Link to Israel

Plus the legendary Chuck Norris to visit Israel

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Daybreak: U.S. Steps Up Gulf Presence

Plus Israelis killing Iranian scientists? and more in the news

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Daybreak: Probe Into Cast Lead Deaths Closed

Plus Bibi in the catbird seat, and more in the news

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Ex-Israeli Officials in Uproar Over Iran Plans

They may smell imminent attack; they may also smell imminent elecitons

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Shaul Mofaz, New Head of Israel’s Largest Party

And why Likud leader, Netanyahu, is likely to see gains in next elections

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J Street Dispatch: Tuesday

UPDATED: Many conference attendees stand to the left of the official party line; some support the boycott of products made in West Bank settlements

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Sundown: The Centrifuges Are A-Spinnin’

Plus National Front attack in France, Kaddish for the Fogels, and more

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Daybreak: EU Moves to Boycott Iranian Oil

Plus Erdogan cancer rumors fly, and more in the news

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Quite A Six Months We’ve Had!

That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll

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News of a Kidnapping

Israelis are clamoring for the release of Gilad Shalit, the IDF soldier abducted nearly five years ago, but is the prisoner swap demanded by his Hamas captors too high a price to pay?

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Statehood Threat Looming, Talks Called For

Can they pick up where they left off?