Israeli museum to remove ‘McJesus’ art sculpture after violent protests

The controversial "McJesus" art sculpture - depicting a life-size Ronald McDonald hanging from a cross - will be removed from the Israeli museum following violent protests in Haifa, Israel


B’tselem: Israel killed 290 Palestinians in 2018, most of them innocents

Rights group claims only 90 of 254 killed in Gaza took part in hostilities; IDF does not comment on report


Lebanese army reportedly arrests man who illegally crossed border from Israel

According to reports in Lebanon, a man wearing IDF uniform and who was holding a box full of Hebrew documents entered the village of Ayta ash Shab


Israel flag football: High on Life, Chaikel Travel top their divisions going into playoffs

Derech Etz Chaim went into the playoffs with a game two 13-7 win over Pizzeria Efrat, behind wide receiver Moshe Shear rushing and receiving play


Trudeau blasts BDS movement as anti-Semitic

At town hall meeting, Canadian premier says boycott Israel movement targets Jewish students


To measure and track pain, Israeli duo develops ‘objective’ monitor

Yariv Adan, lead user-tester of wristband sensor and app he created with Assaf Ariel, hopes their product will help improve treatment for millions by quantifying the unquantifiable


Are Israel and Egypt now in a marriage made on gas?

The regional gas forum launched this week could create a real relationship after years of cold peace, but don't count on it


Rivlin joins Holocaust survivor in celebrating life, falafel

David 'Dugo' Leitner, 88, has been eating falafel every January 18 to fete surviving Auschwitz and coming to Israel


Head of Israel’s bar association resigns over sex-for judgeship case

Effi Nave was arrested Wednesday no suspicion of promoting judges in exchange for sexual favors


Australian police seeking suspect in killing of Israeli exchange student

Australian authorities are searching for a suspect they believe killed an Israeli exchange student near Melbourne's LaTrobe University late Tuesday


Lebanon captures man suspected of infiltrating from Israel

Suspect was spotted Tuesday in a Lebanese village, having apparently crossed the border through a hole in the fence


Australian police: Slain Israeli woman was on the phone with her sister at time of murder

21-year-old Aya Masarwe was followed from public transport and attacked close to the university where she was studying, authorities say


U.S. Congresswoman Ilhan Omar says she used ‘unfortunate words’ in 2012 tweet criticized as anti-Semitic

While Israel conducted a military operation in Gaza, Omar wrote that Israel had 'hypnotized the world'