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Stories with place: Tel Aviv
  • Amid violence, Israel promotes Arab police officer story has photos
    Updated: Apr-13-16 3:02 pm

    TEL AVIV, Israel - Israel promoted an Arab police officer to deputy commissioner on Wednesday, making him the highest-ranking Muslim ever to serve in the force at a time when authorities are battling a wave of attacks by Palestinians that has frayed relations between Jews and Arabs.

  • Handwriting study finds clues on when biblical texts written story has photos
    Updated: Apr-12-16 8:15 am

    JERUSALEM - Israeli mathematicians and archaeologists say they have found evidence to suggest that key biblical texts may have been composed earlier than what some scholars think.

  • As attacks subside, Jerusalem tries to return to normal 
    Updated: Apr-12-16 2:17 am

    JERUSALEM - One of Jerusalem's most popular Palestinian hummus joints, Lina, used to serve about 100 Israeli diners a day - the majority of its clientele. But after the outbreak of Israeli-Palestinian violence last fall, the place saw business drop to about three or four Israeli diners a day, and even many Palestinians abandoned the landmark Old City establishment.

  • Holocaust survivor sues Israeli airline over gender bias 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 3:33 am

    JERUSALEM - An 82-year-old Holocaust survivor is suing Israel's national airline over what she says is a seating policy that discriminates against women.