Eat, Drink + Think

Vegetables Are the New Bacon at Dirt Candy

Amanda Cohen, the owner of New York’s Dirt Candy, talks about her favorite Jewish food memories and how vegetables may just be the new bacon.

Eye of the Storm: A Palestinian woman looks on through a hole in a sheet which covers her improvised tent in Gaza City.

Is De Facto Truce Taking Shape in Gaza?

Fighting subsided in Gaza on Sunday after Hamas militants backed a 24-hour truce, but there was no sign of any comprehensive deal to end their conflict with Israel.

Netanyahu Says Hamas Has Violated Its Own Ceasefire

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday the Palestinian militant group Hamas had violated its own offer of a 24-hour humanitarian truce in Gaza.

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Sydney Jewish Leader Resigns Government Post Over Gaza War

A senior Jewish leader in Sydney resigned from a high-profile government post amid a furor over the Gaza conflict.

A small Palestinian flag attached to a fence outside the Israeli settlement of Beitar Illit, on the outskirts of Jerusalem.

Israel Thwarts Terror Attack at West Bank Checkpoint

Israeli border police thwarted a terror attack at a West Bank checkpoint.

French Jewish Activist Ambushed at Home

A French Jewish activist whose address was published in anti-Israel forums online was ambushed outside his home by several men who caused him minor injuries.