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Prepare To Have Your Mind Blown By Google's New Office

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 02.28.2013 | Technology

It's common knowledge that Google's home base in Mountain View, Calif., as well as its satellite offices around the world, are some of coolest work sp...

Boutique Hotels Of The Holy Land

Kevin Richberg | Posted 04.13.2013 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

Walking through the front door at Akkotel means walking into a history stretching back almost a thousand years. The amenities and comforts are all completely modern but the essence and emotion is from another time entirely.

Barbie Loves Israel

Anav Silverman | Posted 04.12.2013 | Arts
Anav Silverman

The Italian couple may have looked like typical tourists, visiting the sites and shooting photos, but it was the objects in their photos that attracted the curious stares. Accompanying the couple during their travels, were Barbie and Ken, the iconic plastic dolls.

New Year's Eve Travel Inspiration

John Nicholson | Posted 03.01.2013 | Travel
John Nicholson

After some great domestic parties ringing in the new year and a number of adventurous international countdowns, I'm now in search of new opportunities to raise the bar and feed the continuing addiction to amazing blowout New Year's Eve celebrations.

Israel: We Have Arrested Tel Aviv Bus Bomber

AP | Posted 01.22.2013 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israeli authorities arrested an Arab Israeli on Thursday on accusations he planted a bomb on a bus in Tel Aviv that wounded 27 people and...

White House Condemns Deadly Attack

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The White House on Wednesday condemned a deadly bus bombing in Tel Aviv and said it would help Israel catch those res...

Bus Explosion Injures 10 In Tel Aviv

AP | ARIEL DAVID and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 01.21.2013 | World

TEL AVIV, Israel -- A bomb exploded aboard an Israeli bus near the nation's military headquarters in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, wounding 27 people, delive...

And The Best Place To Found A Tech Startup Is..

Reuters | Tarmo Virki | Posted 01.20.2013 | Technology

By Tarmo Virki (Reuters) - Silicon Valley remains the world's most attractive spot for technology start-ups with other locations around...

Al Jazeera Cameraman Details Covering A Rocket Attack

blogs.aljazeera.com | Posted 01.19.2013 | Media

As a cameraman covering a dangerous story like this week's Israel-Gaza conflict, I often ask myself the questions, what if my correspondent and I come...

Rocket Fired At Tel Aviv

Reuters | Posted 01.17.2013 | World

TEL AVIV, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Sirens sounded in Tel Aviv on Saturday, signalling a rocket attack on the city, and an explosion was heard, witnesses s...

How Instagram Is Capturing The Israel-Gaza Conflict

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 11.19.2012 | Technology

Instagram may be the world's newest form of war reporting. Recent uploads to the photo-sharing app are being used to document the escalating hosti...

Hamas Rockets Tel Aviv Amid Israel Ceasefire In Gaza

Reuters | Posted 01.16.2013 | World

By Nidal al-Mughrabi GAZA, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Egypt tried to open a tiny window to emergency peace diplomacy in Gaza on Friday, but ho...

Put Hamas Out of Its Misery

Amb. Marc Ginsberg | Posted 01.16.2013 | World
Amb. Marc Ginsberg

What lies behind this latest round of attacks and counter-attacks? Hard to say why Hamas decided to take on Israel's leadership on the cusp of a national election when anything short of unremitting Israeli retaliation would undermine Netanyahu's "security first" campaign platform.

Israeli Defense Minister: 'The Other Side Will Pay A Price'

Reuters | Posted 01.15.2013 | World

JERUSALEM, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Defence Minister Ehud Barak, signaling stronger Israeli military action against Palestinian militants,...

PHOTOS: The World's Best Cities For Coffee Lovers

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.26.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Costa Ricans refer to coffee as their "golden bean" because it has paid such high dividends to the local economy.

Film Gives Intimate Look At Tel Aviv's Hasidics

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 11.03.2012 | Arts

VENICE, Italy — Israeli director Rama Burshtein provides an intimate look inside the private world of Tel Aviv's Hasidic community in the film `...

New Yorker Cartoonist Liza Donnelly Brings Cartoon World to Israel

Anav Silverman | Posted 10.15.2012 | World
Anav Silverman

Donnelly began to draw cartoons as a child, living in Washington, D.C. "I was shy and didn't like using words growing up. Drawing was a way of expressing myself and making people around me laugh," she said.

PHOTOS: Tel Aviv Is A Summer City

Sivan Askayo | Posted 10.07.2012 | Travel
Sivan Askayo

Chic and trendy outdoors cafes, boutique hotels, gourmet restaurants, fashionable boutiques, bakeries, bars, dance bars, an exciting night life scene, new museums, parks, beaches and simply lively people.

Israel's Least Appreciated Prime Minister

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 07.01.2012 | World
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

I'm not sure which is sadder, that Yitzhak Shamir died or that people didn't really know that he was still alive. For Shamir certainly was Israel's least appreciated Prime Minister amid presiding over some of the state's greatest achievements. He kept the people safe.

Israeli Protests Turn Violent

AP | Posted 06.24.2012 | World

JERUSALEM -- Israeli police say 85 protesters were arrested after clashing with officers and vandalizing banks in Tel Aviv. The demonstrators had gat...

It's the Settlements, Stupid!

Carlo Strenger | Posted 08.06.2012 | World
Carlo Strenger

Israel, it turns out, is perceived in a much more differentiated manner than Netanyahu wants to make us believe.

Madonna Looks Fierce As She Kicks Off Tour In Israel

AOL Music | Contessa Gayles | Posted 06.01.2012 | Gay Voices

Madonna kicked off her highly anticipated MDNA world tour last night (May 31) in Tel Aviv, Israel, and photographer Guy Prives was on the scene to cap...

Incitement in Tel Aviv

Jeremy Ben-Ami | Posted 05.25.2012 | World
Jeremy Ben-Ami

Seeing pictures and reading first-hand reports of Wednesday night's riot in which Jews targeted African refugees in Tel Aviv left me shocked and saddened.

Israeli Lawmaker Makes Shocking Comment About Refugees

The Huffington Post | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 05.24.2012 | World

Miri Regev, a member of the Israeli parliament from the right-wing Likud Party, told protesters during a public demonstration on Wednesday that Sudane...

How The Super-Rich Are Suffering From Europe's Economic Crisis

Reuters | Posted 07.13.2012 | Business

* Global luxury house prices fell 0.4 pct in Q1 2012 * First quarterly price fall since 2009 LONDON, May 14 (Reuters) - ...