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Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli authorities say they have decided to reopen a key Jerusalem holy site for Muslim worshippers on Friday....

AP PHOTOS: Israel prison hosts inmate fashion show
RAMLE, Israel (AP) -- Alert the fashion police: prisoners in an Israeli jail have presented their debut collections, bringing the do's and don'ts of design straight to the halls of a penitentiary....

UN holds emergency meeting on Israel tensions
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- A U.N. official warned in an emergency meeting of the Security Council on Wednesday that Israel's plans for further settlements in east Jerusalem threaten the viability of the future Palestinian state. Close ally the United States also warned against Israel's plans....

Man shot in suspected assassination in Jerusalem
JERUSALEM (AP) -- A gunman on motorcycle shot a prominent hard-line Jewish activist on Wednesday, Israeli police and legislators said, seriously wounding the man and then fleeing in a suspected assassination attempt....

Anonymous US comment on Israel roils relations
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Anonymous White House criticism of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that drew condemnation in Israel is roiling Washington politics, putting the U.S. administration on the defensive and prompting congressional demands for President Barack Obama to repudiate the remarks....

SodaStream to move its West Bank factory in 2015
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli drink maker SodaStream International Ltd. said Wednesday it will close a West Bank factory that has been targeted by boycott activists and move the facility to a location inside Israel....

Israeli leader lashes back at harsh US criticism
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's prime minister said Wednesday that recent verbal attacks against him from the United States were merely because he was "defending Israel" and vowed to carry on with his policies despite the vitriolic rhetoric....

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