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Russ Feingold Will Stay Out of Wisconsin Race

By JTA

Former senator Russ Feingold has taken himself out of contention for both a Wisconsin Senate seat and a run for governor.Read More


Suicide Bomber Strikes on Egypt Side of Border

By Anshel Pfeffer (Haaretz)

A suicide bomber exploded Friday morning next to a group of Egyptian soldiers on the Israeli-Egyptian border, security sources told Haaretz. The man is thought to be part of the group that carried out the terror attacks on Thursday.Read More


Driver Recounts Deadly Terror Attack on Bus

By Revital Levy-Stein (Haaretz)

The driver of Egged Bus 392 was headed along Route 12, about 27 kilometers north of Eilat, when he saw the car up ahead signaling frantically. Benny Bilefsky slowed the bus, thinking there had been a traffic accident. But then he saw two Egyptian soldiers in camouflage uniforms doing something to the border fence just 15 meters from the road, where an Egyptian army post stands on the other side.Read More


Palestinians Fire Rockets Into Israel on Day After Terror Attacks

By Anshel Pfeffer (Haaretz)

Less than a day after coordinated terror attacks killed eight Israelis, Palestinian attacks on Israel continue as 10 Grad and Qasasm rockets were fired Friday morning at Ashkelon, Be’er Sheva and Kiryat Gat.Read More


Netanyahu Vows To Respond to Terror Attacks

By Anshel Pfeffer and Revital Levy-Stein (Haaretz)

Israel retaliated for the terror attacks that killed seven people with air strikes on targets in Gaza. The strikes killed six people, including a Palestinian commander.Read More


Crown Heights Panel Scrapped After Sharpton Backs Out

By Forward Staff

Rev. Al Sharpton backed out of a panel discussion on the relationship between blacks and Jews after the brother of Yankel Rosenbaum objected to his presence, and organizers then scrapped the event.Read More


Barak Says Terror Attackers Came From Gaza

By Anshel Pfeffer and Revital Levy-Stein (Haaretz)

Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak said Thursday that the source of combined terrorist attacks that took place earlier in the day was the Gaza Strip.Read More


New Jersey Rabbi Accused of Molesting Boys

By JTA

A rabbi in Teaneck, N.J. was arrested on charges of molesting two Israeli boys who had stayed at his home.Read More


U.S. Expresses Condolences to Terror Victims

By Forward Staff

The US embassy sent condolences.Read More


Lawless Sinai a Haven for Terrorists

By Forward Staff

The Egyptian-controlled Sinai Desert has become increasingly lawless, a fact that may have allowed terrorists to carry out Thursday’s deadly attack near the border.Read More





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