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Israel readying war crimes complaint against Abbas, minister says - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Economy Minister Naftali Bennett told Army Radio that the Palestinian leader was guilty of funding terrorism; Erekat says Palestinians doubt seriousness of Israeli government.

'Muslim Brotherhood in UK warns of attacks in response to government probe' - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Earlier this week, Prime Minister David Cameron announced an investigation into the group's activities in Britain.

Thomas Friedman says Sheldon Adelson is 'Iran's best ally' - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

New York Times columnist says that by staunchly supporting the "occupation" of the West Bank, Adelson is unintentionally leading to Israel's demise.

The Jerusalem Post News: Your daily online newscast - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

JPost.com brings you a daily round-up of events making headlines in Israel, the Middle East and Jewish World.

Israel carries out air strikes on Gaza in response to rocket fire - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Air force targets four targets in northern Gaza and an additional target in the southern part of the territory in response to rocket fire on Israel.

Iran upbeat on 'useful' expert-level nuke talks - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Islamic Republic says all major technical issues addressed during discussions with world powers in Vienna.

US outlines cost of failure in peace talks to ‘Post’ ahead of NYC conference - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Keynote address from Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Robert Menendez is set to focus on Iran.

Chief rabbis try to circumvent Ben-Dahan on appointment of Chief Rabbinate director - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Position carries significant influence and plays a major role in running a large government bureaucracy.

Convicted terrorist to speak at Tel Aviv University - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Mohammed Kana'ane served nearly five years in prison for his involvement with Hezbollah; Right-wing student groups to protest lecture.

'Game of Thrones' inspired by Jewish novelist - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

George RR Martin, author of 'Game of Thrones,' says his saga was inspired by Maurice Druon's 'The Accursed Kings,' set in medieval France.

EU backs Kerry's efforts in Mideast peace process - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Israeli, Palestinian negotiators reportedly set to meet in DC on Sunday; Obama administration extends public support for top US diploma.

Chinese ship detects possible Malaysia jet black box signal - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

A "ping" was picked up by a black box detector, its source is still unknown; White floating objects also seen in the area.

New documentary claims Hitler's wife may have been Jewish - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Hair samples taken from Eva Braun's hairbrush contain a DNA sequence "strongly associated" with Ashkenazi Jews, according to scientists.

George W. Bush shows off paintings of Olmert, other world leaders - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

An exhibit titled "The Art of Leadership: A President's Personal Diplomacy" opens on Saturday at the George W. Bush Presidential Library.

Some French towns to end kosher alternatives to pork school meals - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Far-right party vows to stop offering special accommodations for Jewish and Muslim students in towns won in recent local elections.

Police arrest man for allegedly attacking sister with acid - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Incident took place in northern town of Tirat Hacarmel; Woman in serious condition, put on respirator.

PA minister: Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails to hold hunger strikes - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

Palestinian leadership to take measures to change "conduct in the field," official says, without elaborating.

Bulgaria transfers 2012 bus bomb case to Burgas amid new evidence - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Chief prosecutor: Bombing suspect has officially been identified, but not yet revealed; hearing delayed due to processing of new evidence.

Study: Circumcision comparable to vaccination - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

Team of researchers are recommending circumcising males to avoid diseases, saying 1/2 uncircumcised males contract medical conditions.

US soldiers getting first new siddur since World War II - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

Reform, Orthodox and Conservative rabbis cooperated in creating the prayer book, which includes a foreword by President Obama.

Boeing: US license received to sell spare jet parts to Iran - Fri, 04 Apr 2014

World's biggest airplane manufacturer gets American permission for certain exports as part of temporary sanctions relief deal.

Finding the light, in the darkest of places - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

From a difficult childhood to a traumatic marriage, Tova Goldfine realized she didn’t want to be a victim of circumstances.

Begin’s enduring odyssey - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

The legacy of the late prime minister is explored through his dedication to Jewish peoplehood.

Middle Israel: The king’s temptation - Thu, 03 Apr 2014

Is the tragedy of Ehud Olmert about him, about politics, or about us?

WATCH: JPost TV explores hidden flavors of the Old City on Shabbat - Sat, 05 Apr 2014

Even on Shabbat the Old City yields what it knows best: food.

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