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AI Lifeguard System to be Deployed Surfside in Israel

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A new artificial intelligence-based (AI) system, Sightbit, developed by alumni of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, helps lifeguards monitor thousands of swimmers, as well...

Knesset Committee on Women’s Advancement… Will Be Led By a Man

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Israeli feminist groups responded with outrage on Monday after it was announced that a male lawmaker had been chosen to lead a parliamentary panel...
Chaya Lev at a protest in Tel Aviv

Israelis, Angry With Police Violence at Home, Protest the George Floyd Killing

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As Kielahtiel Barton stood across from the former American embassy here, on a sidewalk next to a downtown beach, a large crowd around her...

Israel Bonds CEO Israel Maimon Talks Pandemic, Uncertainty

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The Israeli economy has contended this spring with a third national election in less than a year, a prime minister under indictment, and a...

Natan Sharansky is Using His ‘Jewish Nobel’ Winnings to Help Vulnerable People Affected by...

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When Natan Sharansky learned in December that he would become the eighth Genesis Prize honoree, he decided he would use his $1 million prize...

Teen Israeli phenom is entering the NBA draft — and could be a top-5...

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JERUSALEM  — Deni Avdija is no doubt aware that ESPN ranks him as the fifth-best basketball prospect in the world, even though he’s only 19. With that...

Gantz Gets 48-Hour Extension on Deadline to Form Israeli Government

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Benny Gantz was given a 48-hour extension of his mandate to form a government. President Reuven Rivlin extended the two-week deadline by another two days...

Israel’s 3rd Election in A Year Improves Netanyahu’s Chances of Forming A Government, Exit...

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JERUSALEM (JTA) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party improved its chances of forming a government after it gained three more seats in parliament...

Living the American Aliyah Dream: Residing in Israel, but Keeping a US Job

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Immigrants aged 35 and older — especially those who already have children and established careers — are more likely to pursue remote employment, either from their own homes or at shared workspaces.

In Ramallah, Palestinians Shrug at Trump’s Peace Plan

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Ramallah, West Bank — Standing outside the Al Siwadi juice shop, located near this Palestinian city’s central Al Manari Square downtown, a man named...