China frees activists detained while investigating company that makes Ivanka Trump shoes

35 min 18 sec ago
A man investigating working conditions at a company was arrested and two others went missing in May

U.S. amassing spy planes off Syria, aircraft carrier to arrive in Israel

44 min 26 sec ago
Amid rising tensions over alleged Syrian preparations for chemical attack, three of the U.S.'s most important spy planes were spotted snooping off Syria's coast

This Jewish tech millionaire could become the first openly gay man elected governor in the U.S.

2 hours 10 min ago
If Jared Polis wins, the 42-year-old would make history in more ways than one

U.S. professors who fight boycott of Israel slam plans to gag political speech in academia

2 hours 18 min ago
The proposed ethics code for Israeli professors would radically circumscribe the authority of Israeli academic institutions to do their work, Alliance for Academic Freedom says

Listen to Daddy Yankee's 'Despacito,' the number one song in the U.S. - in Hebrew

2 hours 22 min ago
The first mostly Spanish-language song to become a number one Billboard chart hit in 20 years is now in Hebrew

Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort registers as foreign agent

2 hours 27 min ago
With the move, Paul Manafort acknowledges to the Justice Department that he coached Ukrainian party members on how to interact with U.S. officials

Jellyfish clogging Israeli power plant is a reminder of how icky nature can be

2 hours 33 min ago
The stations installed filters over their seawater intake systems - but that didn't stop the invading jellyfish hordes

Now it's a crisis? Israel lost this American Jew a long time ago

2 hours 55 min ago
I'm not 'outraged' or 'insulted' by Netanyahu reneging on his commitments to liberal U.S. Jews at the Western Wall. I don't need the Wall to be Jewish - nor do I need Israel

Iran blasts U.S.'s Rex Tillerson over 'interventionist plan' to change regime

3 hours 21 min ago
In letter to UN chief, Iranian envoy calls U.S. secretary of state's comments on preventing Tehran from developing nukes 'a flagrant violation'

Textbook regression: Turkey’s anti-Semitic onslaught against evolution

3 hours 55 min ago
In Turkey’s schools, creationists are now far ahead of their American peers. And there's a characteristic anti-Jewish twist

Israeli army reopens Golan Heights border area, closed after flare-ups with Syria

4 hours 57 min ago
Area opposite Syrian town of Quneitra was prohibited to civilians after three incidents of stray fire from Syrian war in as many days

Israel tackles environmental hazards in West Bank - in violation of Oslo Accords

5 hours 39 min ago
Israel's Civil Administration is taking action against a waste disposal site and charcoal producers in Area B, the territory under Palestinian civil control

U.S. rejects reports of Trump ending efforts for Israeli-Palestinian peace

7 hours 2 min ago
In apparent reference to difficulties during Kushner-Abbas meet, state department admits: 'some conversations more difficult than others'

Why AIPAC is staying out of the Western Wall debate

8 hours 43 min ago
In face of the crisis engulfing Israel and the U.S. Jewish community, the powerful lobby has chosen not to take a position

How the Middle East is letting Saudi Arabia impose its ground rules

9 hours 10 min ago
Is it desirable for one Arab power to have a monopoly on the agenda in this part of the world - especially if that country has the ability to dictate Washington's policy?

Business in Brief: BuzzFeed says Ratio had ties with firm linked to Michael Flynn

9 hours 28 min ago
Delek likely to sell Phoenix stake on stock market; Sagi offloading 10% Playtech stake; Madoff sons’ estates to pay $23 million to settle claims; shares end lower

Israel drilling-rights auction draws one offer so far; deadline extended

9 hours 45 min ago
Energy officials put on brave face and extended deadline for proposals for a second time

Two kinds of disbelief

10 hours 3 min ago
One involves the understanding and acknowledgement that all this is true, while maintaining the right to cry out. The other is one which protects the government and the establishment

The Dahlan plan: Without Hamas and without Abbas

10 hours 30 min ago
True, the plan leaves Hamas in control of security and doesn’t demilitarize it, but in Mohammed Dahlan Israel would have a partner in Gaza who supports reconciliation

Netanyahu against liberal Judaism

10 hours 48 min ago
Freezing the Kotel plan is a defining moment in relations with Diaspora Jewry, which Netanyahu decided to sacrifice in favor of his political interests