Israeli scientists produce energy from plants
Israeli scientists say they have produced hydrogen from plants in a development that they hope could eventually lead to using vegetation to produce electricity.
Benjamin Netanyahu corruption trial to begin in Israel
The Israeli public will see its prime minister in the dock for the first time as Benjamin Netanyahu's long-awaited corruption trial begins. The case against him has divided public opinion — and the country.
Netanyahu pulls bid for immunity over corruption charges
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has withdrawn a request for immunity from prosecution over corruption charges. Ahead of a meeting with US President Donald Trump, he decried the proceedings as a "circus."
Fearing Soleimani reprisal, Germany revises terror threat level
The country's top police institution fears Israeli and US institutions could be in danger from terrorists following the assassination of Iran's Qassem Soleimani. Many of Germany's states are already on high alert.
Antiquities Age 'New York' discovered, Israeli archaeologists say
A 5,000-year-old city found north of Tel Aviv points to sophisticated urban planning taking place earlier than previously thought. Israel's Antiquities Authority has called it the "New York of the early Bronze Age."
Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu to form new government
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu has been tasked with forming the country's new government, the president's office stated. But neither Netanyahu nor his opponent Gantz has an easy way to form a parliamentary majority.
US to recognize Golan Heights as Israeli territory Monday: Israeli FM
Acting Foreign Minister Israel Katz said US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order to recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Syrian border territory on Monday.
Israeli author Amos Oz dies of cancer at 79
The most often translated Israeli author was a co-founder of the movement "Peace Now" and an advocate of the two-state solution in the Arab-Israeli peace process, but his works go far deeper than political positions.