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  • Rockets hit Israel despite reported cease-fire

    At least seven rockets and mortar shells fired from Gaza exploded in Israel after reports of an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire.

  • Police: West Bank car crash was terrorist attack

    Israeli police said the cause of a West Bank car crash last week that killed an Israeli man and his infant son was a terrorist attack.

  • Israeli leaders, U.S. Jewish groups hail death of bin Laden

    Jewish and Israeli leaders welcomed the news that Osama bin Laden was killed in a firefight with U.S. forces in Pakistan.

  • Now that Goldstone has changed his mind, what’s next?

    Moves already are afoot to get the United Nations to retract the U.N. Human Rights Council’s endorsement of the Goldstone Report on the Gaza war. But groups critical of Israel’s actions during the war are saying not so fast.

  • Israel launching drive to void Goldstone Report

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel would launch an international campaign to cancel the Goldstone Report after its author, writing in an Op-Ed, withdrew a critical allegation in the report.

  • Squabbles dogging U.S. ‘big picture’ in Middle East

    As Vice President Joe Biden prepares to deliver an address in Israel, the Obama administration is facing a slew of obstacles in its latest push for progress in Israeli-Palestinian talks.