Nearly 400 People Take Off From JFK To Immigrate To IsraelDespite an ongoing and bloody conflict, hundreds of families left the United States to immigrate to Israel on Monday afternoon.
New Yorkers Rally For Israel On Day Of Brutal Mideast ViolenceA group of New Yorkers gathered to rally for Israel in Times Square Sunday afternoon, as the first major ground battle in two weeks between Israel and Hamas militants left dozens dead.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon Dies At 85Ariel Sharon, the hard-charging Israeli general and prime minister who was admired and hated for his battlefield exploits and ambitions to reshape the Middle East, died Saturday, eight years after a stroke left him in a coma from which he never awoke. He was 85.
Palestinian Supporters Hold Anti-Israel Demonstration In Times SquareThe Israeli military is poised for an invasion near the Gaza border, with 75,000 reservists on standby. On Sunday, Israel vowed to expand its offensive and assassinate Hamas leaders.
NYPD Puts Blanket Protection On Israeli Government Buildings, Local TemplesThe violence in the Middle East is leading to stepped up security in New York, and some frayed nerves for those with family in Israel.
Fed Judge Rules In Favor Of Attack Ads At MTA Stations Targeting Radical MuslimsA legal fight over freedom of speech is spilling into New York’s subway tunnels. A sign about "Jihad" is set to debut next week. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says it crosses the line, but a judge disagrees.
Romney's Secretly Recorded Comments Lead To Major Palestinian ProblemIs it the plain truth, or offensive rhetoric? The debate raged Wednesday about Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney’s comments recorded during a campaign fundraiser.
Opinion: Hopefully For Romney ‘Likability’ Won’t Be Important In 2012When Mitt is back home, will the offensive comments stop? Republicans can only hope so because this race is too important to be decided by “how much America likes one guy over another”. But such a factor could very well decide the outcome of this election.
Christie: No Time Wasted In Israel; Arab Group: Trip Was 'One-Sided'The first-term Republican says his first foreign trip was designed to tout business and trade opportunities in New Jersey for Israelis. It also helped him get a better grasp of the unique security challenges facing the volatile region
Obama's Position On Israel Could Cost Him Support Of Mayor BloombergWith former mayor Ed Koch saying he cannot vote to re-elect Obama unless the president changes his recent stands on Israel, Bloomberg was asked whether it was a litmus test for him as well.
Protest Held At Israeli Consulate In Response To Obama Middle East SpeechWhile President Obama was meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu in Washington, a protest was held at the Israeli consulate in Midtown Manhattan.