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Necklace stolen from Olympic medalist's bag is found

Search of Arab suspect reveals knife - and Olympic medalist's necklace.

Necklace stolen from Olympic medalist's bag is found

Professor Nachman Ash: 'We might be able to cancel quarantine for children'

'If we don't see unusual outbreak of PIMS in other countries, we may change quarantine rules for children,' top Health Min. official says.

'We might be able to cancel quarantine for children'

Mass quarantines for school children to end next week?

New plan would offer regular COVID testing in schools, limit quarantines only to children diagnosed with the coronavirus.

Mass quarantines for school children to end next week?

Police evict residents of illegal structures in Sheikh Jarrah

Police complete evacuation of illegal structures built in Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood.

Police evict residents of illegal structures in Sheikh Jarrahplayer

Poll shows major shift in Knesset if Netanyahu resigns

Israelis give Bennett government poor marks for handling of COVID pandemic, with just 6% saying Bennett is best suited to serve as PM.

Poll shows major shift in Knesset if Netanyahu resigns

Watch: Snow accumulates in Golan Heights

Snow accumulates in Nimrod, at the foot of Mount Hermon, and in Ein Zivan in the Golan Heights.

Watch: Snow accumulates in Golan Heights

The new Florida? Record number of US retirees relocate to Israel in 2021

Is Israel becoming the new Florida? Number of US immigrants over 55 moving to Israel surges in 2021.

Record number of US retirees relocate to Israel in 2021

Pfizer CEO named 2022 Genesis Prize laureate

Dr. Albert Bourla will be awarded the Genesis Prize in a ceremony in Jerusalem in June.

Pfizer CEO named 2022 Genesis Prize laureate

Sources close to Netanyahu: Infrastructure for plea bargain is ready

Despite ongoing discussions, no progress in talks on plea bargain for former PM.

'Infrastructure for plea bargain is ready'

Benny Gantz resubmits Draft Law

Defense Minister resubmits law which failed to pass in the Knesset on Monday, embarrassing the coalition.

Benny Gantz resubmits Draft Law

Woman dies in fire in Rehovot apartment

41-year-old man suffers moderate injuries and taken to hospital. 10 other tenants treated at the scene.

Woman dies in fire in Rehovot

2 dead, 2 seriously injured in accident in south-central Israel

Two people dead and two others seriously injured when private car collides with bus in Shfela.

2 dead in accident in south-central Israel

20,000 from national camp protest across Israel

Dozens of MKs participate in rallies across country, including prayer at Western Wall, over government actions.

20,000 from national camp protest across Israel

New record of 65,259 new COVID cases in 1 day

After multiple days of no updates, Health Ministry reports grim new record numbers of diagnosed COVID cases.

New record of 65,259 new COVID cases in 1 day

MK Gafni: If Netanyahu leaves there will be new govt. by Pesach

UTJ leader says party will not join coalition if Netanyahu signs plea deal, his retirement would shake up political landscape.

MK Gafni: If Netanyahu leaves there will be new govt. by Pesach

180 mayors call to end of quarantine for children

Mayors write to PM, Foreign Minister arguing that requiring children to quarantine is uncalled given their low risk level.

180 mayors call to end of quarantine for children

Revealed: Israel Police uses Pegasus to spy on regular citizens

Expose reveals widespread hacking without judicial oversight, to investigate crime or to gather information "in case it proves useful."

Revealed: Israel Police uses Pegasus to spy on regular citizens

Haredi MK: 'Everything open' if Netanyahu quits politics

Haredi MK Uri Maklev says there will be 'shock waves' if former PM Netanyahu quits politics. 'Everything will be open.'

Haredi MK: 'Everything open' if Netanyahu quits politics

Homesh yeshiva sues columnist Gideon Levy over 'subhuman' comment

Rosh Yeshiva, director of Homesh yeshiva sue Haaretz columnist for NIS 500,000 in defamation case over bigoted language, false accusations.

Gideon Levy sued for calling Homesh yeshiva students 'subhuman'

Likud MK: Time to get rid of Green Pass, mass quarantines

MK Gadi Yevarkan says steps to reduce quarantine length and restrictions a 'good start', but urges end to Green Pass rules, limit testing.

Likud MK: Time to get rid of Green Pass, mass quarantines

Israel to distribute 25-30 million free antigen tests

Health Minister Horowitz urges: 'Use the tests, safeguard those at risk - it's the social responsibility of each and every one of us.'

Israel to distribute 25-30 million free antigen tests

Petah Tikva: EMTs arrive in 30 seconds to save man's life

EMT arrives in less than a minute and initiates lifesaving CPR on Petah Tikvah man.

Petah Tikva: EMTs arrive in 30 seconds to save man's life

'Omicron wave has not yet peaked - infections are still increasing'

Those returning from a shortened quarantine 'liable to still be contagious,' warns Prof. Mevorach, head of Hadassah's corornavirus ward.

'Omicron wave has not peaked - infections are still increasing'

Researcher: Israel has second highest infection rate in the world

Israel is days away from peak of Omicron wave, says Prof. Eran Segal. 2 million Israelis likely have been infected with Omicron.

Researcher: Israel has second highest infection rate on earth

Over 3 million NIS in donations to cover Netanyahu's legal fees

Mass fundraising campaign to help cover former Prime Mininster Netanyahu's legal fees collects over 3 million - and is still going strong.

Over 3 million NIS in donations to cover Netanyahu's legal fees

Lapid: Religious Zionist Party? More like anti-Zionist party

Israel's Foreign Minister vows to back version of Citizenship Law drafted by Religious Zionist Party MK - but bashes party as 'anti-Zionist'

Lapid: Religious Zionist Party? More like anti-Zionist party

Health Min. losing control: 'I don't know how many new cases there were yesterday'

'Obvious that when you take shortcuts you'll let someone who is still contagious out of quarantine,' Dr. Sharon Alroy-Preis says.

Health Min. losing control: 'I don't know how many new cases'

Top doctor: 'I hope this will be the last wave of coronavirus'

Dr. Orly Greenfeld speaks with Israel National News about Omicron & how to raise the reliability of antigen tests.

Top doctor: 'I hope this will be the last wave of coronavirus'

Bennett government will look to recruit new parties, says PM

Yamina gearing up for Netanyahu's possible departure from politics as part of plea bargain, aims to enlist additional parties to government.

Bennett government will look to recruit new parties, says PM

Snow expected in northern and central Israel

Temperatures remain unusually cold, with snowfall expected in central and northern mountains.

Snow expected in northern and central Israel

Health Ministry chief: Mass quarantines crushing Israeli economy

Nachman Ash explains need to cut duration of COVID quarantine, citing huge number of new cases and quarantines.

Mass quarantines crushing Israeli economy

Haredi parties: We won't join coalition even if Netanyahu leaves politics

'We are faithful to the traditional public, we will not join a bad coalition,' Shas official says.

Haredi parties won't join gov't even if Netanyahu quits politics

Israelis with active COVID-19 cases can print out Green Pass

Health ministry app allows COVID-positive Israelis to print out Green Pass, bot which conducts epidemiological investigations crashes.

Israelis with active COVID-19 cases can print out Green Pass

Report: 10 Israelis died after refusing COVID treatment

10 COVID-19 carriers in Israel died after refusing Regeneron antibody cocktail, TV report says.

10 Israelis died after refusing COVID treatment

Likud MK: Netanyahu emerges as winner even he if agrees to plea bargain

MK Shlomo Karhi: In the current state of affairs, Netanyahu emerges victorious even if he goes to plea deal.

'Netanyahu the winner even if he agrees to plea bargain'player

Joint List: Enlisting haredim will strengthen the 'occupation army'

Meretz MK who caused Draft Law not to pass says coalition crossed all lines in its attitude toward the Arab public.

'Enlisting haredim will strengthen the occupation army'

Coalition embarrassment as Meretz MK votes against Draft Law

Mansour Abbas tells Aryeh Deri Draft Law is good for the haredim, bill fails in 54-54 vote after Meretz MK breaks coalition discipline.

Coalition embarrassment as Meretz MK votes against Draft Law

Report: Netanyahu to sign plea deal, retire from politics for 7 years

Former PM reportedly ready to sign deal, even one including admission of moral turpitude which would remove him from politics for 7 years.

Netanyahu to sign plea deal, take break from politics

Study: 4th vaccine dose not very effective against Omicron

Early results from Sheba Medical Center study on 4th doses of Pfizer, Moderna vaccines show increase in antibodies. but low effectiveness.

4th vaccine dose not very effective against Omicron

Netanyahu authorizes attorneys to pursue plea deal

Netanyahu family still opposes plea deal, but Opposition leader said to be seriously considering it.

Netanyahu authorizes attorneys to pursue plea deal

Bennett decides: Quarantine to be reduced to 5 days

Education Ministry warns children suffering depression at increased rates due to lack of normal routine during COVID crisis.

Bennett decides: Quarantine to be reduced to 5 days

NIS 2.5 million raised in crowdfunding campaign for Netanyahu legal expenses

Former PM 'touched by warmth' of citizens who contribute to a fund to pay his legal expenses.

Crowdfunding for Netanyahu raises NIS 2.5 million

Chance of snow in Jerusalem

Break in rainfall to end Tuesday night, bringing chance of snow by Wednesday evening, forecasters say.

Chance of snow in Jerusalem

Brothers, ages 11 and 13, declared missing

Eliezer and Yitzhak Yehuda Rotman-Solich were last seen in Jerusalem, on Sunday at 3:00p.m.

Brothers, ages 11 and 13, declared missing

Will Attorney General drop case against MK Yaakov Litzman?

Attorney General Mandelblit reportedly leaning towards dropping case against former minister Yaakov Litzman.

Will Attorney General drop case against haredi lawmaker?

Prisoner escapes hospital after judge orders handcuffs removed

Israel Police investigate escape of prisoner who was ordered unhandcuffed due to claimed medical condition.

Prisoner escapes hospital after judge orders handcuffs removed

Neve Sha'anan: The drug epidemic in Tel Aviv

'Our basic rights are besmirched.' Residents of Neve Sha’anan neighborhood of Tel Aviv faced with a large-scale drug issue.

Neve Sha'anan: The drug epidemic in Tel Avivplayer

Student: 'Planting trees empowered us to connect to the land'

Tree-planting program promotes personal growth ahead of bar mitzvah.

Student: 'Planting trees empowered us to connect to the land'

Economy Minister: STEM study is critical to integrating Haredim into job market

'STEM study is critical to integrating Haredim into job market,' says Economy Minister.

'Haredim are lagging behind in science, tech education'

Miri Regev announces plans to replace Netanyahu at helm of Likud

Former minister and spokeswoman of 2005 Gaza Disengagement declares intentions to lead Likud if Netanyahu leaves politics.

Miri Regev announces plans to replace Netanyahu at helm of Likud

Teachers fume at impossible work conditions

Schools struggle to remain open as number of staff quarantined, coronavirus-positive, increases.

Teachers fume at impossible work conditions

Shot during wedding, discovered months later

'You've been shot'. After complaining of sharp pains during wedding north of Jerusalem, woman taken for CT scan.

Shot during wedding, discovered months later

New bill to cut summer vacation in half

MK Sharren Haskel, head of Knesset's Education Committee, proposes bill to cut summer vacation, shorten school week.

New bill to cut summer vacation in half

Report: Netanyahu decides to move forward with plea bargain

Netanyahu, his family and his lawyers reportedly decide to move ahead with plea bargain.

Netanyahu decides to move forward with plea bargain

Health Minister promoting shortening of quarantine to 5 days

Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz instructs professionals to prepare plan to further shorten the COVID-19 isolation period.

Quarantine will be shortened to 5 days

Bennett invites Texas Governor to visit Israel

PM Bennett speaks with Texas Governor Greg Abbott following hostage incident at Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville.

Bennett invites Texas Governor to visit Israel




























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