Sundown: Santorum’s Sticky Situation

Plus Mr. Shalit goes to Jerusalem, and more

Daybreak: EU Moves to Boycott Iranian Oil

Plus Erdogan cancer rumors fly, and more in the news

Sundown: Hamas to Take to the Streets

Plus Hanukkah in Omaha, and more

Unrepentant

Two Palestinian prisoners released in the Shalit deal, now home in the West Bank, express no regrets and view prison time as service to their cause

Sundown: Beck Gets Brandeis Award (Really)

Plus drawing 1,027 Palestinians and one Israeli, and more

One For One Thousand

New ‘Times Magazine’ story shows how the Shalit deal went down

Daybreak: U.S. Tells Israel To Do As It Does

Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news

Sundown: Dems Question Turkey Alliance

Plus what’s next after UNESCO, Gilad Shalit tsk-tsked, and more

Sundown: The Cantor Show

Plus Red Cross denied access to Shalit before interview, and more

Mob Tactics

Egypt captured Israeli-American Ilan Grapel to generate popular support among the volatile anti-Western middle class at home

Daybreak: Abbas Invokes His Own Prisoner Swap

Plus Kleztky’s killer goes insane route, and more in the news

Sundown: Not Just a Poor Soldier

Paul and Le Pen, Downey stands up for Mel, and more

Shalit Was Coerced Into Potemkin ‘Interview’

But it’s okay because Hamas treated him well after kidnapping him

Shalit Freed

‘I very much hope that this deal will advance peace,’ soldier tells Egyptian TV after five years in Hamas captivity; he’s now safe in Israel

After Shalit Deal, Joy Muffled by Reluctance

The cost is staggering, the reward inarticulable

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