Planners hoped that they could turn an ordinary city into a dazzling tourist Mecca with the addition of a cultural jewel.
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If there’s no proven solution for tunnels and an increasing number of rockets, Israelis might have to settle for another bleak draw after the next conflict.
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BDS claims credit for thwarting Israeli effort to lure last year's Oscars nominees with free tour packages. But don't tell Jennifer Lawrence's mom.
Advance is part of a major assault to drive Islamic State from the western half of Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city.
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Mobileye turns in 42% rise in quarterly net; Super-Sol boosts profits in quarter despite declining sales; Shares end lower, weighted down by Teva Pharmaceuticals, energy stocks.