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Watch: Police officer saves suicidal teen from falling to his death


With the help of a citizen, police were able to reach the youth before tragedy struck.

from JPost.com – Video http://ift.tt/1K77OoF

Foreign Policy

Yachimovich boycotts Zionist Union faction, complains about Livni


Former Labor leader says bond between Herzog, Livni was a temporary move for the election.

from JPost.com – Politics & Diplomacy http://ift.tt/1Ia2cNl

Foreign Policy

Camping at the Dead Sea

Camping at the Dead Sea sounds like a good idea, and it is…

You get to wake up with sun rising over the salty sea, wade in its uninhabited waters, take in its healing powers. 130 more words

Photography

BRIEFS

While we were all watching Baltimore “redevelop” its inner city last week, it is interesting that all the “spontaneous demonstrators” had professional signs that could be read by all the TV cameras.  490 more words

Syria profile

Provides an overview of Syria, including key events and facts about this influential Middle Eastern country.

from BBC News – Middle East http://ift.tt/KflNc7

Foreign Policy

Haifa residents step up protest against air pollution

Over one thousand activists and Haifa area residents reignited protests Sunday over Health Ministry findings that linked heightened cancer rates in the city with high levels of air pollution. 270 more words

Air Quality