Police Detain 13 Jewish Men at Temple Mount

Holy site closed to visitors after authorities stop men from praying, singing

Facebook Buys Israeli Start-up Onavo

Zuckerberg to pay up to $200 million for his biggest Israeli acquisition yet

Why We Celebrate Nobel Prizes

Jewish achievement is easier to celebrate by a seemingly objective measure

Pope to Visit Holy Land; Israel Gets 11th Nobel

Plus study finds higher rates of E. coli in kosher chicken, and more in the news

Israel, the Two-State Solution, and Nazi Jews

Reader responses to a post about Roger Cohen and Iran

Rouhani Flaunts Nuke Breach; Weiner Gets A Play

Plus Israeli brain drain rates top in the West, and more in the news

Why Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Mattered

600,000 people attended his funeral in Jerusalem yesterday. Here’s why.

Israel and India, a Match Made in the U.S., Develop Their Own Military Romance

How last month’s attacks in Nairobi, a reminder of the Mumbai siege, may bring them even closer together

600,000 Attend Ovadia Yosef’s Funeral

The influential rabbi draws the country’s largest funeral crowd in history

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Dies at Age 93

The influential and divisive spiritual leader of Israel’s Sephardim leaves contradictory legacy

Revisiting The Yom Kippur War 40 Years Later

Two of the war’s most public figures faced off in an unlikely event Sunday

The Tumultuous Life and Nuanced Work of Israel’s Greatest Children’s Book Writer

After tragedy, Dvora Omer found flaws, beauty in the nation’s founding figures, turning them into literary heroes

Bibi Doin’ Work: U.S. to Support More Iran Sanctions

New sanctions to come if mid-month nuclear meeting doesn’t bear fruit

Pew Study Sheds Light on Evangelicals and Israel

Twice as many Evangelicals as Jews say God gave Israel to the Jewish people

Israel Not Alone in Wanting to Stop Iran

Reports of cooperation between Israel, Gulf States against Iran’s nuclear program

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