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Stories with place: Tel Aviv
  • Israel military official: Hezbollah hiding arms in villages 
    Updated: May-13-15 2:14 pm

    TEL AVIV, Israel - The Lebanese militant group Hezbollah has built up a massive arsenal of rockets and other advanced weapons in Shiite villages of southern Lebanon, a senior Israeli intelligence official said Wednesday, warning civilians would be at risk if war breaks out.

  • American-Israeli is new first fiddle in Israel orchestra story has photos
    Updated: May-09-15 4:55 am

    TEL AVIV, Israel - The packed concert hall in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv went silent, then burst into applause when the 28-year-old violinist took his bow, wearing long coattails and a broad grin.

  • Protests highlight troubles of Ethiopian Jews in Israel story has photosstory has video
    Updated: May-04-15 3:08 pm

    JERUSALEM - When Israel secretly airlifted waves of Ethiopian Jews in the 1980s and 1990s, saving them from war and famine in the Horn of Africa, it was celebrated as a triumphant show of unity for the Jewish people.