Israel-Hamas Ceasefire Holds Overnight, But Tensions Remain High In New York City & AbroadCBS2's John Dias spoke with Alain Sanders, a political science professor at St. Peters University in Jersey City.
Israel Says It Has Agreed To A Cease-FireThe Israeli government said it had agreed to a cease-fire in its conflict with Hamas late Thursday after 11 days of violence that saw over 200 Palestinians and 12 Israelis killed in the worst fighting in the region in years.
Hamas Lays Down Its Terms As Calls For A Ceasefire Get LouderAs the international community ramped up pressure for a ceasefire deal, senior Hamas officials laid out their conditions on Wednesday for a truce with Israel to end the current cycle of bloodshed in the Mideast.
Death Toll Climbs As Calls For An Israel-Hamas Ceasefire Go UnheededThree huge explosions shook Gaza City early on Tuesday morning as the conflict between Hamas and Israel continued unbated.
Religious Violence Spreads Across Israel As Death Toll From Gaza Airstrikes MountsCBS News reported that Jewish and Arab neighbors who've lived side-by-side for generations have started to turn on each other.
Israeli Military Steps Up Presence, Security In Wake Of Tel Aviv AttackThe Israeli military says it will deploy two additional battalions in the West Bank in response to Wednesday's deadly shooting in Tel Aviv.
Man Gets 15 Years In Gun Smuggling Operation He Thought Was Linked To HamasA former teacher was sentenced to 15 years in prison Thursday, for his part in a firearms sale and cigarette smuggling ring in which he thought the proceeds would help the Islamic militant group Hamas.
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Pro-Israel Protesters In NYC Blast Recent EU, UN MovesHelen Freedman, who leads the group Americans for a Safe Israel, said it's time to stand up to the European Union. The plea comes after a top court there ruled Hamas should be taken off the terrorist list and as the EU calls for a two-state union.
Netanyahu Says ISIS, Hamas 'Branches Of Same Poisonous Tree,' Mentions Derek Jeter In UN Address"To say Iran doesn’t practice terrorism, is like saying Derek Jeter never played shortstop for the New York Yankees," Netanyahu said.
'HAMMAS' License Plates Draw Complaint From State DMVA controversial license plate has spared fear in a neighborhood in southern Brooklyn, and the state now wants the license plates replaced.
Cuomo, Teachout Disagree On Whether Israel Is A New York IssueGov. Andrew Cuomo and his Democratic challenger differ on whether the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas is an issue that impacts New York.
Israel, Hamas Agree To Open-Ended Cease Fire In GazaThe cease-fire was to take effect at 7 p.m. local time, but violence persisted until the last minute.
Congressman Peter King To Head To Israel In Show Of SupportRep. King is expected to meet with Israeli officials, and tour the tunnels as well as places hit by violence.
NYU Calls Off Fall Study Programs In Israel Over Security ConcernsSome U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, raising concerns that schools may be overreacting.