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3 hrs ago | Ma'an News Agency

Israeli forces open fire after northern Gaza explosion

An explosive device was detonated on the Gaza border on Thursday evening in an attack apparently targeting patrolling Israeli soldiers, the Israeli military said.

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7 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Israel halts peace talks with Palestinians

The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled that two death row inmates are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them, putting them back on track to be executed as early as next week.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Prison, Guns, Asia, Afghanistan

8 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

My anti-Israel French experience

Much has been said and written in Israel on France in recent months, and it was not that flattering.

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13 hrs ago | KMIZ

This machine makes drinking water from thin air

The World Health Organization reports that 780 million people don't have access to clean water, and 3.4 million die each year due to water-borne diseases.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Generation, Industrial, Inventions, Science / Technology

16 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Unaccompanied Israeli tourists banned from Jordan

Jordan is denying entry visas to Jewish Israeli tourists traveling alone who have not organized a Jordanian guide in advance of their trip, The Times of Israel has learned.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Jordan, South Jordan, UT,

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Peninsula

Choose Hamas or Israel, Netanyahu tells Abbas

Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyah , and senior Fatah official Azzam Al Ahmad chat during a news conference after the announcement of a deal between the two rival Palestinian groups in Gaza City yesterday.

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KAUZ

Gaza official: Israeli airstrike wounds 3

The Supreme Court has thrown out a nearly $3.4 million judgment against a man convicted of possessing two pornographic images of a child that have been seen by thousands of online viewers.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Tunisia divided over Jews' use of Israel passports

Tunisia's elected assembly accepted a petition Wednesday to question the tourism minister over a decision allowing Israelis to use their passports to enter the country for an annual religious pilgrimage.

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Ma'an News Agency

Unidentified gunmen shoot man dead in Qalandia camp

A man from Qalandia refugee camp near Jerusalem was shot dead late Tuesday by unidentified gunmen, police said.

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Reuters

Spoon-bending psychic Geller helps Israelis defy disasters

Celebrity psychic Uri Geller is the beaming new face of Israeli disaster-readiness, starring in army-sponsored TV and Internet advertisements on how to take shelter from missile attacks or earthquakes.

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WMGI-FM Terre Haute

Spoon-bending psychic Geller helps Israelis defy d...

Celebrity psychic Uri Geller is the beaming new face of Israeli disaster-readiness, starring in army-sponsored TV and Internet advertisements on how to take shelter from missile attacks or earthquakes.

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The Macon Telegraph

Some drama off-camera in Mideast conflict film

In this photo taken April 17, 2014 released by the Warren Film, American director James Adolphus directs actors dressed in Israeli army uniforms at the filming location of his movie in the West Bank city of Nablus.

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National Public Radio

Airport Security Vulnerabilities Not Uncommon

For all the tens of billions of dollars that the nation has spent on screening passengers and their bags, few airports made a comparable investment to secure the airplanes themselves.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Your Taxes: FATCA and OECD transparency legislation is coming to Israel

Each financial institution in Israel will be obliged to inquire about the identity of the holder of rights to accounts deposited with it.

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Norwalk Citizen News

Palestinians' Abbas warns against failure of talks

Gaza's Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, right, and senior Fatah official Azzam al-Ahmad meet in Gaza for talks aimed at reaching a reconciliation agreement between the two rival Palestinian groups, Hamas and Fatah on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

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The Jewish Journal

Israel attacks Gaza sites in response to rocket, bomb attacks

The scene of an Israeli air strike in the central Gaza Strip on April 21. Photo by Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters Two sites in southern Gaza and one in central Gaza identified by the Israel Defense Forces as "terror activity sites" were targeted Monday "in response to the latest severe aggression emanating from Gaza," the IDF said in a statement.

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Jerusalem Post

Constant up and down in Austrian-Israeli relations

A glance at the bumpy bilateral relations between the two countries, on the occasion of the first visit of Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Life, Holidays, Passover, Shimon Peres, Opinion

Forward

Israeli City of Sderot Is Different Kind of Boom Town These Days

A few years ago, someone who wanted to move to Sderot for "quiet" would have been dismissed as a lunatic.

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The Times of Israel

'Israel to ease entry of Palestinian-Americans'

People stand in line to go through passport control at Ben-Gurion International Airport in Israel, September 21, 2008.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, Palestinian Territories, US Politics, Nita Lowey, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

RTE.ie

Korean ferry accident toll rises to 104

The vessel sank last Wednesday on a routine trip from the port of Incheon to the holiday island of Jeju A crew member of the ferry has said the crew tried to launch lifeboats, but could not get near because of the tilt of the ship.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East

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