Yehudah Glick petitions the High Court for immediate repeal of prohibition, says considerations for ban are not security-oriented but political.
Jerusalem Old City
As U.S. mulls moving embassy, EU urged to stop 'passive policy' on Israeli actions in East Jerusalem, hold meetings with Israelis only in Tel Aviv.
Following the attack, large police forces entered the neighborhood and raided the assailant's home.
Orthodox high school girls leave school to shout down Women of the Wall during prayer services at Jerusalem's Western Wall; Police separate groups, restricting confrontations to verbal attacks.
Israel opposed letting a private group run the sensitive archaeological park next to the Western Wall, but the attorney general let Elad get a foothold anyway.
Despite his speech's warm reception by many Democrats, Israel's left and the international community, Kerry's collection of final status orthodoxies was underwhelming.
State given 30 days to explain why women can’t bring Torah scrolls to Jewish holy site.
The sign was removed in response to a complaint from Betzedek, an ultra-Orthodox organization that opposes mixed prayer services at the Jewish holy site.
Jerusalem dig shows that Herodian-period street was wrongly attributed to King Herod; excavations dismiss the idea that poorer people lived in the lower part of the city.
Lighting the menorah wasn't much of a success, but the holiday event did inaugurate an ancient Roman road, even though it will take 15 more years for it to be fully excavated.