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Funerals scheduled for two victims as Maryland train derailment probedupdated: Thu Aug 23 2012 02:11:00

Funeral and memorial services will take place at week's end for two young women killed when a train carrying coal derailed near Baltimore, burying them.

Video shows Israeli police attacking Palestinian boy, rights group says updated: Tue Jul 03 2012 22:14:00

A video released by an Israeli human rights organization shows what the group describes as a 9-year-old Palestinian boy being assaulted by two border police officers in the West Bank city of Hebron.

Palestinian mosque burned in suspected settler attackupdated: Tue Jun 19 2012 15:04:00

A Palestinian mosque in the village of Jabaa was vandalized and partially set on fire early Tuesday morning, Israeli and Palestinian officials said, with both sides suspecting Israeli settlers of the attack.

Hebron settlers evicted from houseupdated: Wed Apr 04 2012 13:27:00

Israeli police evicted 15 Jewish settlers from a an illegally occupied house in the restive West Bank city of Hebron on Wednesday following a weeklong showdown between the settler community and Israel's Defense Ministry, which administers the occupied territory.

Netanyahu wants to postpone eviction of Hebron settlersupdated: Tue Apr 03 2012 13:47:00

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu requested that the country¹s Defense Ministry postpone a planned eviction of Israeli settlers who occupied a home in the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron.

3 cars torched, mosque defaced in West Bankupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 06:05:00

Three cars were set ablaze and a mosque was defaced in a Palestinian village in the West Bank, police said.

Sectarian divide brewing in Israelupdated: Wed Jan 11 2012 06:05:00

Tensions rise in Israel between ultra-orthodox Jews and mainstream Israelis.

Police: Second 18-year-old arrested in mosque attack in Israelupdated: Mon Oct 10 2011 07:14:00

A second 18-year-old was set Monday to make his first court appearance in connection with the torching of a mosque in the northern Israeli village of Tuba Zangaria, authorities said.

Israeli police arrest suspect in mosque arsonupdated: Thu Oct 06 2011 16:17:00

Police in Israel have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with the burning of a mosque, according to Israeli National Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld.

Mosque in Israel vandalized, set on fireupdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 14:02:00

Police stepped up security in northern Israel Monday after a fire at a mosque overnight in an apparent revenge attack.

Flags before statehood for Palestiniansupdated: Tue Sep 20 2011 20:49:00

Standing under a large poster of Jerusalem's Dome of the Rock, Nabil Saeed lays out large rolls of red, green, white and black cloth on his workshop table. These are the colors of his homeland, one he hopes will soon become a fully recognized state.

Palestinian, Jew give both sides on joint Jerusalem toursupdated: Fri Aug 26 2011 06:49:00

As a soldier in the Israeli Defense Forces, Kobi Skolnick once fired shots at Aziz Abu Sarah's aunt's house in the West Bank town of Hebron.

Web Exclusive: Friedman on Middle Eastupdated: Mon Aug 22 2011 06:07:00

Thomas Friedman discusses his take on the recent developments in the Middle East.

Barrage of rockets from Gaza strike Israel; sites in Gaza targetedupdated: Mon Aug 22 2011 06:07:00

A barrage of rockets and mortars fired into southern Israel continued Sunday, the latest in a four-day escalation of violence sparked by a series of attacks on Israeli civilians and soldiers Thursday.

West Bank 'honor' killing sparks outrageupdated: Fri May 20 2011 07:34:00

The suspected honor killing of a young Palestinian woman stirs outcry for legal reforms. CNN's Kevin Flower reports.

Disappearance, then discovery leads to 'honor killing' outrageupdated: Fri May 20 2011 07:34:00

When Ayah Baradiyya stepped out of the door of the large house she shared with her parents and 12 siblings more than a year ago, her parents could not have known this would be the last time they would see their daughter alive.

Israeli settlers burn Palestinian home, carsupdated: Tue Mar 01 2011 20:10:00

Israeli settlers damaged cars and tried to burn down a house in Palestinian villages in the West Bank Monday night and Tuesday, police told CNN. The actions followed removal of three illegal shacks in a Jewish settlement.

IDF investigation finds Palestinian man 'regrettably killed'updated: Thu Jan 20 2011 07:03:00

The Israel Defense Forces said Wednesday it has ended the military career of a soldier involved in a commando raid this month in the West Bank city of Hebron during which five Hamas members were arrested and a 66-year-old Palestinian man was "regrettably killed."

Palestinian man in West Bank killed during Israeli raidupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 07:46:00

Israeli forces killed a Palestinian man when they raided a militant's home in the West Bank city of Hebron early Friday, Israeli and Palestinian authorities said.

Hamas talks of 'revenge' for Hebron killingsupdated: Fri Oct 08 2010 09:42:00

Israeli troops killed two militants on Friday in an operation targeting Hamas in the West Bank, an act that has sparked outrage over Israeli-Palestinian Authority security ties and militant vows of "revenge."

Clip shows soldier dancing around blindfolded prisoner in Israelupdated: Wed Oct 06 2010 10:00:00

The Israeli military said Tuesday it is launching an investigation into a video that surfaced on YouTube that showed what appeared to be an Israeli soldier dancing around a blindfolded and bound Palestinian prisoner.

Baby born after mom shot near West Bank settlementupdated: Mon Sep 27 2010 01:36:00

A woman who was shot near a West Bank settlement gave birth to her baby at a nearby hospital, the Israeli military said Monday.

Israeli military hunts West Bank drive-by shootersupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 22:15:00

The Israeli military said Wednesday it is still looking for the perpetrators behind a drive-by attack Tuesday evening that left four people dead, including a pregnant woman.

4 Israelis shot dead in West Bankupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 22:15:00

On the eve of meetings to start peace talks in Washington, four Israeli settlers are killed in the West Bank.

4 Israelis shot dead in West Bankupdated: Tue Aug 31 2010 23:40:00

Four Israelis -- including a pregnant woman -- were killed Tuesday near Hebron in the West Bank in a shooting for which the militant wing of Hamas claimed responsibility, officials said.

Face transplant recipient makes first public appearanceupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 15:51:00

The world's first full face transplant recipient appeared in public for the first time Monday. The patient, identified only as Oscar, appeared at a press conference at University Hospital Vall d'Hebron in Barcelona, Spain.

Three Israeli policemen shot in West Bank, one deadupdated: Mon Jun 14 2010 07:55:00

One Israeli policeman was killed and two others were wounded near Hebron in the southern West Bank early Monday, authorities said. Security forces are searching the area for the shooters.

Israel: Hamas militant killed in gunfightupdated: Mon Apr 26 2010 10:23:00

Israeli security forces killed a Hamas militant near the West Bank town of Hebron early Monday, an Israel Defense Forces spokesman said.

First total face transplantupdated: Sat Apr 24 2010 05:55:00

Animation from Vall d'Hebron Hospital in Barcelona depicts what doctors say is the world's first full-face transplant.

Clashes erupt over West Bank religious shrinesupdated: Mon Feb 22 2010 07:14:00

Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli soldiers broke out Monday, a day after Israel announced it would include two West Bank religious shrines as part of a larger list of 150 Zionist heritage sites.

Orphans have no food; home destroyedupdated: Sun Jan 17 2010 14:47:00

The nearly 100 children living at an orphanage in Carrefour, Haiti, are hungry and thirsty, and desperately waiting for aid, a member of the orphan's foundation told CNN on Saturday.

Israeli forces kill local Hamas leaderupdated: Thu May 28 2009 10:05:00

Israeli anti-terror forces killed a suspected West Bank Hamas military leader Thursday, the country's military announced.

Nearly 30 hurt as Israel extremists march in Arab townupdated: Tue Mar 24 2009 10:28:00

Arab protesters threw rocks and hurled insults at flag-waving Jewish marchers in Israel's largest Arab city on Tuesday, an event that reflected fresh hostilities between Israel's Arab citizenry and rightist sectors of the Jewish state.

Israeli PM: Settlers' actions tantamount to 'pogrom'updated: Sun Dec 07 2008 10:10:00

Outgoing Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert opened his weekly Cabinet meeting on Sunday with sharp words for Jewish settlers who opened fire on Palestinians last week, saying their actions constituted a "pogrom."

Hebron mayor: Jewish settlers on 'terror' rampageupdated: Thu Dec 04 2008 13:54:00

Jewish settlers are on a "terror" rampage in the West Bank city of Hebron, angry over the Israeli military's seizure of a disputed home, the city's mayor said Thursday.

Hebron on edge after recent clashesupdated: Wed Dec 03 2008 05:31:00

A tense calm gripped the West Bank city of Hebron on Wednesday after rioting and serious clashes between Jewish settlers and Palestinians that saw at least 11 people wounded.

Time.com: Israel in a Showdown with West Bank Settlers updated: Mon Nov 03 2008 10:00:00

West Bank settlers, long coddled by the Israeli government, turn on the security forces, hoping to block moves toward a two-state peace with the Palestinians

Time.com: Palestinian Forces in the Hebron Minefieldupdated: Tue Oct 28 2008 14:00:00

A new U.S.-backed security force will face a tough time in the tinderbox West Bank city, where both Hamas and militant Israeli settlers want it to fail

Israeli, Palestinian forces cooperate in West Bankupdated: Sat Oct 25 2008 13:48:00

Hundreds of Palestinian security reinforcements were awaiting orders Saturday as part of a joint Israeli-Palestinian operation in the West Bank town of Hebron, officials said.

Beating caught on tapeupdated: Tue Jun 17 2008 10:08:00

Two arrests are made in the beating of Palestinian shepherds caught on tape. CNN's Atika Shubert reports.

Rights group camera catches men beating Palestinian shepherdsupdated: Tue Jun 17 2008 10:08:00

The shaky video shows four men, wearing makeshift hoods and wielding sticks or batons, as they walk up a grassy hill to a middle-aged Palestinian man tending his sheep in the Hebron Hills.

Palestinian investmentupdated: Fri May 30 2008 09:59:00

Despite restrictions on the movement of labor and goods, an increasingly young and unemployed labour force, and the problems of brain drain, the Palestinians are looking forward.

Investment conference boosts Palestinian profileupdated: Fri May 30 2008 09:59:00

Business should be improving for the Abu Lafi Stone and Marble Company.

Face Time with Shimon Peresupdated: Mon Dec 03 2007 05:30:00

There's renewed hope this week that peace may finally become a reality in the Middle East.

Time.com: An Army Mutiny in Israeli Settlements?updated: Tue Aug 07 2007 14:00:00

The refusal of a few soldiers to evict two settler families in Hebron raises fears of a possible wider rebellion

SI.com: Blaney heads list of America's top girls playersupdated: Thu May 24 2007 22:03:00

Shaylyn Blaney, Ward Melville (East Setauket, N.Y.), midfield, Sr.

Israeli police evict settlers from Hebron homeupdated: Sun May 07 2006 04:45:00

Stone throwing, tears and arrests marked the eviction of Jewish settlers from a home in Hebron, as police used a circular saw to cut through the door of the house early Sunday.

Israeli forces, protesters clash at settlementupdated: Wed Feb 01 2006 10:02:00

Israeli security forces clashed Wednesday with thousands of demonstrators before demolishing the illegal settlement at the center of the dispute.

Israel: Iran must not acquire nuclear weaponsupdated: Tue Jan 17 2006 10:51:00

As Israeli diplomats departed for Russia on Tuesday to discuss deep concerns about Iran's nuclear facilities, acting Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said the Jewish state cannot allow Tehran to acquire nuclear weapons under any circumstances.

Israel suspends security efforts with Palestiniansupdated: Mon Oct 17 2005 04:31:00

Israel suspended security coordination with the Palestinians on Monday, an Israeli official said, following the killings of three Israeli settlers by Palestinians Sunday.

Israel arrests 30 Palestiniansupdated: Sat Jul 16 2005 04:21:00

Thirty Palestinians were arrested early Saturday and accused of being terrorists by Israelis.

Israeli commander suspended in death of Palestinian girlupdated: Wed Oct 13 2004 05:29:00

After launching a criminal investigation into the shooting death of a 13-year-old Palestinian girl, the Israel Defense Forces have suspended an army commander for his involvement in the incident.

Palestinians: 15 killed in airstrikeupdated: Mon Sep 06 2004 18:48:00

Israeli helicopters fired four rockets at a camp in Gaza City where they believed Palestinian militants were training, killing at least 15 people, Palestinian medical sources told CNN.

16 killed in suicide bombings on buses in Israelupdated: Tue Aug 31 2004 08:08:00

Two suicide bombers set off almost simultaneous blasts on buses in this southern Israeli city Tuesday, killing 16 people in addition to themselves.

CNNMoney: Victoria's Secret teams up with coedsupdated: Fri Jul 30 2004 08:38:00

Victoria's Secret is making college kids blush Pink with its new collection of lingerie, loungewear and sleepwear designed for the dorm-bound crowd.

Soldiers' photo exhibit strikes nerveupdated: Fri Jun 25 2004 19:15:00

A photographic exhibit called "Breaking the Silence" has struck a nerve in Israel where critics say the images cast Israel in a poor light.

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