The Times of Israel
A film festival where Israelis can Czech in
As Israel's summer of war drags on, it feels like the nation has fewer friends than ever.
New Jersey Jewish News
They spoke about hearing the air raid sirens, scrambling to bomb shelters, seeing the Iron Dome intercept a Hamas rocket.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
United Jewish Federation of Tidewater
Sunny with a Chance of Rockets: Part 6
Friday morning dawned, and we were no longer under the protective wing of Yad Vashem, what to me felt like, next to the Knesset, the safest place in Israel.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
An Israeli vacation: If not now, when?
Right now Israel doesn't top any summer holiday lists. Indeed, summer occupancy rates at hotels in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, typically near 100 percent, have swung below the 50% mark.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Islands of Hope
As a non-Jewish East Indian woman, raised in an all-American Christian household, I feel compelled to counter the current feeling of hopelessness regarding Mideast peace.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's campaign covering costs for Israel trip
Gov. Andrew Cuomo's campaign covering costs for Israel trip Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1osA3Yo Gov. Andrew Cuomo's re-election campaign will pick up the tab for him and his staff as they travel to Israel this week, according to the governor's office.
Emeril's chef David Slater returns from Israel, a country under fire, sated and unscathed
Emeril's chef David Slater in September 2013. Slater was visiting friends and family in Israel as conflict with Palestine intensified.
American Jews arrive in Israel to join army in midst of Gaza conflict
Hundreds of young American Jews arrive in Israel on chartered flight to begin national service in midst of Gaza conflict Hundreds of young American and Canadian Jews have arrived in Tel Aviv, ready to join the Israeli army despite the ongoing conflict in Gaza.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
New York Daily News
Lana Del Rey Israel concert postponed due to Gaza conflict: report
The 'West Coast' singer was scheduled to appear in Tel Aviv on August 20, but the show has reportedly been put on hold.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
How Israel's tech sector keeps humming with 86,000 reservists called up
Israeli soldiers stand on top of a tank in a staging area near the Israel Gaza border, Thursday, July 31, 2014.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Daily Press Briefing - July 28, 2014
MS. PSAKI: Thank you. I was going to make up a story, but I couldn't come up with a good one.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Israel wasna t terribly happy about those suspended flights
The US Federal Aviation Administration's suspension of all US carriers arrivals and departures from Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport lasted only 36 hours, but hit Israelis like a punch to the gut.
Bloomberg Fires Back on CNN
A FAA warning kept most airlines away from Israel and ruined thousands of travel plans.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Gaza war prematurely ends trip for Penn State students
After rockets fired from the Gaza Strip landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion International Airport on Tuesday, the U.S. government prohibited American carriers from flying into or out of Israel.
U.S. youths stranded in Israel as flights halted
Like thousands of Jewish children, a group of 25 high school students with the North American Federation of Temple Youth took a summertime excursion to Israel, in their case spending much of their two weeks at Kibbutz Tzuba in the golden Judean Hills outside Jerusalem.
July 23 - Wednesday
DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLIC SCHEDULE JULY 23, 2014 SECRETARY JOHN KERRY Secretary Kerry is on travel to Jerusalem, Ramallah, and Tel Aviv.