Ambassador says pilot from jet downed by Turkey is being taken to Russia's base in Syria.
- Belgian schools, metro reopen with security high (AP)
- Downed Russian pilot picked up by Syrian army, envoy says (Reuters)
- After sex assault accusations, MK Magal won't serve as Habayit Hayehudi faction chair (Haaretz)
- Russian PM says downing of jet by Turkey may result in scrapping joint projects (Reuters)
- Indonesia tightens security at airports due to increased terrorist threat (DPA)
- Russian jet hit inside Syria after incursion into Turkey, U.S. official says (Reuters)
- Obama tells Erdogan: U.S. and NATO support for Turkey's right to defend its sovereignty (Reuters)
- Magnitude 7.5 quake hits eastern Peru, USGS says (Reuters)
- Hostage-taking in French town ends, hostages safe (AP)
- Canada to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees by end of February (AP)
- French jets destroy ISIS command center at Tel Afar, west of Iraq's Mosul, official says (Reuters)
- Tunisia to declare state of emergency, give security forces more powers after bus attack. (Reuters)
- Hostage situation in French town of Roubaix near Belgium; several with gunshot wounds (Reuters)
- Syrian group: IS releases more Assyrian Christian hostages (AP)
- NATO rejects Russian claim that jet wasn't in Turkish airspace (Reuters)
ISIS and Assad have put relations between the two countries on the brink for months, despite external appearance of cooperation.
Despite the gender-laden language and religious taboos, brilliant biblical and Talmudic scholars including Ibn Gabirol, Yehuda Halevi and others also penned so-called LGBT works, new book reveals.
Magal serves as chair after accusations of sexual assault by former co-workers at news site Walla. However, Magal will remain member of Committee on the Status of Women.
L.A.-based Kabbalah Center's rabbi, whose followers include Madonna and Ashton Kutcher, found liable for inflicting emotional distress on a former devotee.
Russians to send the 'Moksva' cruiser, equipped with air defense systems much like the infamous S-300 system, to area near Syria's maritime border with Turkey.
T. Carmi left his mother's deathbed and begat sons who talk in their sleep.