Micky Rosenfeld

Western Wall and the Dome of the Rock, some of the holiest sites for for Jews and Muslims, are covered in snow in Jerusalem, Dec. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic)

Rare storm leaves Jerusalem snowed in

JERUSALEM (AP) — A powerful winter storm left Jerusalem covered in snow on Friday, forcing police to block access to and from the city as a cold snap drove some Israelis to seek to seek […]

12/13/2013

A damaged grave after a vandal attack is shown in the Protestant Cemetery of Mt. Zion, Jerusalem. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

Attack on Jerusalem graves unnerves Christians

JERUSALEM (AP) — Christian leaders in Israel are up in arms over what they say is a string of relentless attacks on church properties and religious sites — most recently the desecration of a historic […]

10/09/2013

Palestinian rocket aimed at Jerusalem for 1st time

JERUSALEM (AP) – Palestinian militants fired a rocket aimed at Jerusalem on Friday, setting off air raid sirens throughout the city and opening a new front in three days of fierce fighting between Israel and […]

11/16/2012

Top Israeli rabbi faces house arrest, travel ban

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israeli authorities have placed a multimillionaire celebrity rabbi with a strong American following under house arrest and banned him from traveling abroad as they investigate allegations that he bribed a high-ranking officer […]

10/15/2012

Israeli police: American kills chef at hotel

JERUSALEM (AP) – An American man who was in Israel for a Jewish work and study program shot dead a chef at a Red Sea hotel on Friday, then was killed himself in a shootout […]

10/05/2012

Israel police disperse Palestinians at holy site

JERUSALEM (AP) – Israeli police have stormed a holy site in Jerusalem’s Old City, dispersing dozens of Palestinians who police say lobbed rocks at officers. Friday’s clash occurred at a compound containing the Dome of […]

10/05/2012

Vandals strike Jerusalem church

JERUSALEM (AP) – Vandals scribbled anti-Christian graffiti on the outer walls of one of Jerusalem’s best-known churches early Tuesday morning, Israeli police said. Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the perpetrators defaced a wall leading to […]

10/02/2012

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