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July 24, 2014 11:28am
Three videos, of Israeli toddlers during a rocket drill, of Israeli soldiers getting psyched for battle and of a father and son singing together, offer an alternative soundtrack for the Israel-Gaza conflict.
July 23, 2014 12:25pm
The airlines’ decisions to cancel flights to and from Tel Aviv were a distressing reality check to a country that prides itself on being an island of normalcy in a sea of chaos.
July 22, 2014 12:08pm
The ground underneath Israel and Gaza has shifted — literally — with the discovery of the true extent of Hamas’ tunnel threat.
July 21, 2014 3:46pm
A family that used to catch 55 pounds of their own wild salmon every year is relocating to Haifa. They’re among several Alaskan Jews moving to Israel.
July 15, 2014 4:04pm
Did Danny Danon go too far, or was he too much of a threat to Benjamin Netanyahu?
July 15, 2014 2:28pm
Hamas measures its success by how many Israelis it is able to kill, but Israel measures its success in part by how few Palestinian civilians it kills.
July 15, 2014 1:07pm
Israel and Hamas are fighting their third major conflict in six years, and while some things have stayed the same, the battle lines have also shifted in a number of notable ways.
July 14, 2014 5:23pm
When the parents of three school-age children sat down to figure out how to minimize their private school tuition bills, they came up with a plan to save an estimated $163,000.
July 9, 2014 4:49pm
Watch videos from the battlefield as Israel’s army attacks Palestinian targets.
July 8, 2014 5:24pm
It was but one incident in a gruesome few days, but the image of Tariq Abu Khdeir getting beaten by a pair of Israeli soldiers is getting widespread attention.