Israelis like to boast about their success in developing the Negev, but under the Byzantine empire, Christian Arabs were the first to turn the desert into a garden.
'Herod’s megalomaniac spirit hovers over Caesarea': Discoveries lend credence to the Roman historian Josephus’ the 'Wars of the Jews'
Anomalous layer of sandstone overlying Phoenician graves in Tel Achziv, Israel is otherwise hard to explain, archaeologists say, though there's no known record of the event
City declares the building unsafe and moves the residents to a hotel for one day; 'Our home was ruined, it is impossible to live there any longer'
State failed to inform court of agreements with private companies to conduct digs in West Bank.
Coins from Jewish Revolt and Pontius Pilate eras found between pavestones of road, which led to Emperor Hadrian’s highway.
An Israel Antiquities Authority project involves an effort to increase the Jewish presence in a Palestinian neighborhood lying just below the Al-Aqsa mosque and to assert religious influence over archaeological finds.
Location of pagan cult site outside city walls of Hippos-Sussita suggests the primary purpose of the theater was to worship the gods, not entertain the masses.
Spelunkers find images of a 7-branched candelabra and a cross in a water cistern dating to the Second Temple period.
As bad weather continues, experts assess damage after collapse of 1st-century B.C.E. structure; unidentified man dies of hypothermia at Kfar Sava hospital.