As a boy, the JCC bomb threat hoaxer showed an unusual intelligence; he also couldn’t sit still, obsessively collected things like train tickets, and went through periods of knocking his head on hard surfaces.
In an interview with Israeli Channel 2, the mother of a teen arrested for making bomb threats against JCCs said that her son is autistic and ‘needs medical help.’
Police sources attribute the arrest of the Israeli-American teen who made JCC bomb threats to President Trump’s FBI push.
JERUSALEM — A rocket fired from Gaza exploded on the beach in Ashkelon in southern Israel. The rocket fired late Wednesday night is the at least fifth in the last month and the second this week, including several claimed by an ISIS-backed group operating in the Sinai Peninsula. The Code Red alarm did not…
(JTA) — An Israeli lifeguard discovered a 900-year-old clay oil lamp while jogging on an Ashkelon beach. Meir Amsik, who works at the beach in the southern city on the Mediterranean coast, stumbled across the artifact last week, The Jerusalem Post reported. Amsik was picking up wooden boards that had washed onto the beach when…
In this seaside city once ruled by the Greeks and Phoenicians but now largely populated by Russians, the talk in the caviar-stocked delis and jewelry stores is of upcoming elections and Israel’s powerful Russian vote.
Ashkelon Mayor Itamar Shimon has walked back his decision to lay off city Arab workers in the aftermath of the deadly synagogue attack in Jerusalem.
The mayor of the Israeli city of Ashkelon has taken steps to prevent Arab workers from coming in to the city.
Train services between Ashkelon and Sderot in southern Israel have been halted due to security reasons.
Most Israeli children have never heard of lacrosse — let alone played the sport. A not-for-profit founded by American Scott Neiss is trying to change that.