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Activist who didn't divulge Israel bombings will leave US
DETROIT (AP) -- A Chicago Palestinian activist who didn't disclose her time in an Israeli prison when she got U.S. citizenship has agreed to plead guilty and leave the country....

Israel arrests hacker linked to threats on US Jewish centers
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli police on Thursday arrested a 19-year-old hacker who they said was the main suspect in a wave of bomb threats against Jewish community centers in the United States, appearing to crack a case that has sent a chill through the American Jewish community....

Palestinians: Israeli forces kill Palestinian in West Bank
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- The Palestinian Health Ministry says Israeli troops killed a 17-year-old Palestinian and wounded another three when soldiers opened fire on their car in the West Bank....

Senate confirms Trump's choice for US ambassador to Israel
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican-led Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's pick to be U.S. ambassador to Israel, ignoring objections from Democrats that David Friedman lacked the temperament for such an important diplomatic post....

US actor Gere compares West Bank town to 'Old South'
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Actor Richard Gere has compared life for Palestinians in the West Bank city of Hebron to segregation in the United States....

Promised Land: Venezuelan Jewish converts reach Israel
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- It's not quite Moses' 40 years in the desert, but for nine struggling Venezuelan converts to Judaism, their tortuous journey to a better life in the promised land finally brought them to Israel on Thursday....

The Latest: Suspect in bomb threats covered his tracks
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Latest on Israeli police saying they have arrested a Jewish Israeli man who is the prime suspect behind a wave of bomb threats against Jewish community centers and other institutions in the United States (all times local):...

Arabs protest UN's withdrawal of Israel 'apartheid' report
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- An Arab delegation met with the U.N. secretary-general Wednesday to protest what Palestinian Ambassador Riyad Mansour called the "bullying tactics and intimidation" that led to U.N. withdrawal of a report that accused Israel of establishing an "apartheid regime."...

More Palestinians in Jerusalem seek Israeli citizenship
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JERUSALEM (AP) -- More Palestinians in east Jerusalem are applying for Israeli citizenship in hopes of swapping their vulnerable status as mere city residents for the rights and ease of travel that come with an Israeli passport....

Israeli archeologists dig up liquor bottles of WWI troops
JERUSALEM (AP) -- In a search for antiquities, Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a far more modern find - century-old liquor bottles that belonged to British soldiers in World War I....