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In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates
BEIT UMAR, West Bank (AP) -- The boys were both 15, with the crackly voices and awkward peach fuzz of adolescence. They lived just a few minutes away from one another in the West Bank. And both were accused of throwing stones at vehicles, one day after the other....

Palestinian rock throwers arrested at holy site
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli police entered the compound of Jerusalem's holiest site to disperse Palestinians who were throwing rocks at them on Sunday, as thousands of tourists packed the Old City for the Easter and Passover holidays....

Vandals damage mosque in northern Israel
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Police say vandals have damaged a mosque in northern Israel in an attack blamed on a fringe group of Jewish extremists....

Israel arrests Arab journalist over Lebanon visit
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's Shin Bet intelligence service said on Thursday that it has detained a young Israeli Arab journalist for traveling to Lebanon, which Israel considers an enemy country....

Curious about Palestine, Israeli visitors return
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- This bustling center of Palestinian life is just a 20-minute drive from Jerusalem, but for Israelis it might as well be on the other side of the world....

Israel irked by diplomat's tacit Nazi remark
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Israel's U.N. ambassador on Monday denounced a U.N. agency head for tacitly comparing the Jewish state to Nazi Germany and has demanded her suspension....

Israeli families gather for ritual Passover meal
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Families across Israel gathered after sundown Monday for ritual meals signaling the start of Passover, with holiday observances overshadowed by a fatal shooting in the West Bank....

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