Hamas, Islamic Jihad militants targeted by Gaza car bombings

Jul 20, 2015

Hamas, Islamic Jihad militants targeted by Gaza car bombings

Five near-simultaneous explosions in Gaza on Sunday targeted members of the armed branches of Hamas and Islamic Jihad amid growing tensions between the Palestinian territory’s rulers and extremist opponents. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blasts that rocked an area in ...

Jul 10, 2015

Israeli gets 14 months for stealing Madonna's songs

An aspiring singer who auditioned for Israel’s top TV song competition was sentenced Thursday to 14 months in prison after he was convicted of stealing and selling unreleased songs by international pop star Madonna. Adi Lederman was arrested earlier this year and after confessing, ...

Jun 29, 2015

Israeli navy peacefully intercepts Gaza-bound ship

Israel’s navy intercepted a vessel attempting to breach a naval blockade of Gaza early Monday and was redirecting it to an Israeli port, the military and activists on board the ship said. The military said that after exhausting all diplomatic efforts, the government ordered ...