One of those killed after car collides with truck, catches fire, was relative from Dubai visiting with family.
The couple, in their 60s, left suicide notes; medics fought to save their lives.
Eyewitness accounts by Palestinians contradict police's claim that Maram Abu Ismayil, 23, and her brother Ibrahim Salah Tahah, 16, refused their request to stop and posed a threat to officers.
Christians converge on the Church of the Holy Sepulchre to carry candles lit by holy fire.
Der Spiegel report said German officials no longer willing to unequivocally support Israel, quoted Merkel as saying she 'understands' Palestinians attempt to turn to UN.
Der Spiegel article reveals that senior German officials are no longer willing to unconditionally support Israel on every matter, as they were ready to do in the past.
Orthodox Christians walk the Via Dolorosa to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus on Good Friday.
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Supporters of Shi'ite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr break into Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone and charge government buildings as security forces stand down.
The government wants to bring foreign building companies to Israel to introduce better technology and speed construction; Turkey’s Yilmazlar has been doing that for 20 years.
More than 150 frogs and tadpoles of elusive species have been found, after scientists realize they have been searching in the wrong place all along.
The greatness of the late Israeli actor stems from the fact that her own unique persona informed the credibility of all the characters she played.