Police in Spain announced early Friday they killed five people in a suspected second terror attack in Cambrils, hours after a van rammed into a crowd about 70 miles away in Barcelona, killing at least 13 people. State-run broadcaster RTVE...
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A white van jumped up onto a sidewalk and sped down a pedestrian zone Thursday in Barcelona's historic Las Ramblas district, swerving from side...
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Inspectors Apprehend 4,500 Illegal Eggs On The Way To An Israeli Market

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(VIDEO AND PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Emergency services were alerted at about 1:30PM on Wednesday, 25 Menachem Av, of a scaffolding collapse at a construction...

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(VIDEO AND PHOTOS) As the terror attack unfolded in Barcelona, Spain, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was briefed by staff from the local Israeli embassy...
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Amid US Racial Divisions, Auschwitz Memorial Issues Warning

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Rav Bakshi-Doron Will Not Enter Prison Despite Conviction

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US Soldier Killed In Battle With ISIS In Afghanistan

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PHOTOS: 85 Years To Passing Of Rav Sonnenfeld: ‘My Grandfather Melded Valor And Compassion’

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China Urges US, North Korea To ‘Hit The Brakes’ On Threats

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