Latest Jerusalem News

Israeli rescue service says 5 killed in Jerusalem synagogue shooting

Jan. 27, 2023 14:04 PM EST
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli rescue service says 5 killed in Jerusalem synagogue shooting.

Israeli medics say a gunman wounded five people in a Jerusalem neighborhood before he was shot.

Jan. 27, 2023 13:42 PM EST
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli medics say a gunman wounded five people in a Jerusalem neighborhood before he was shot.

Israeli Army confirms: Two rockets fired from Gaza and intercepted by Iron Dome

Jan. 26, 2023 17:23 PM EST
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Army confirms: Two rockets fired from Gaza and intercepted by Iron Dome.

Israeli military says sirens indicating of a rocket attack from Gaza have gone off south of the country.

Jan. 26, 2023 17:06 PM EST
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli military says sirens indicating of a rocket attack from Gaza have gone off south of the country.

Palestinian Authority says it will halt security coordination with Israel, though the move has been short-lived in past

Jan. 26, 2023 11:30 AM EST
JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian Authority says it will halt security coordination with Israel, though the move has been short-lived in past.

Palestinian health officials say at least 8 people killed during Israeli raid in flashpoint West Bank refugee camp

Jan. 26, 2023 03:49 AM EST
JERUSALEM (AP) — Palestinian health officials say at least 8 people killed during Israeli raid in flashpoint West Bank refugee camp.

Israeli forces kill 2 Palestinians during new violence

Jan. 25, 2023 12:17 PM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli troops shot and killed a Palestinian who allegedly tried to stab a soldier in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, while a Palestinian teenager was shot dead after brandishing what Israeli police said was a fake pistol during an operation in east Jerusalem, according to...

Today in History: JAN 23, ABC begins mini-series "Roots"

Jan. 23, 2023 00:18 AM EST

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 23, the 23rd day of 2023. There are 342 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 23, 1964, the 24th Amendment to the United States Constitution, eliminating the poll tax in federal elections,...

Lutherans ordain first Palestinian woman pastor in Holy Land

Jan. 22, 2023 13:23 PM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — A Lutheran church ceremony in Jerusalem on Sunday ordained the first Palestinian female pastor in the Holy Land. Sally Azar will head the English-speaking congregation at the Church of the Redeemer, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land said. ...

Israeli high court: Netanyahu must fire key Cabinet ally

Jan. 18, 2023 15:11 PM EST

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must fire a key ally from the country’s new Cabinet, presenting the Israeli leader with a potential coalition crisis and deepening a rift over the power of the courts. Ten of 11...