Free at Last: Relatives of freed Palestinian prisoners gathered in October to welcome them home in the West Bank. Another round of prisoners is expected to be freed Monday.

    26 Palestinian Prisoners Approved for Freedom

    A committee of government ministers approved a list of 26 Palestinian prisoners to be released as part of the revived Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

    Tension Rising: Israeli soldiers walk past the Iron Dome missile defense system. Several rockets from Lebanon hit the north of the country Sunday in the latest sign of escalating tension.

    5 Rockets From Lebanon Shot at Northern Israel

    At least five Katyusha rockets were fired from Lebanon at northern Israel.

    Controversial Salute: Nicolas Anelka, center, celebrates his goal in a game Saturday. He later flashed the ?quenelle,? a gesture reminiscent of the Nazi salute.

    French Soccer Star Nicolas Anelka Faces Probe of 'Anti-Semitic' Gesture

    French soccer star Nicolas Anelka is facing disciplinary action for showing support for an anti-Semitic comedian whose shows may soon be banned by the French government.

    John Kerry Set To Jumpstart Mideast Peace Talks

    Secretary of State John Kerry will return to Israel and the Palestinian territories for peace talks next week, a senior U.S. government official said on Saturday, days after Israel is due to free another group of Palestinian prisoners.

    Controversial Salute: Nicolas Anelka, center, celebrates his goal. He later flashed the ?quenelle,? a gesture reminiscent of the Nazi salute.

    French Soccer Star Nicolas Anelka Makes 'Anti-Semitic' Quenelle Gesture After Goal

    A French soccer star celebrated a goal Saturday by flashing the so-called quenelle salute popularized by comedian Dieudonne Mbala-Mbala, who has been accused of anti-Semitism.