Abraham Hirschson was convicted in 2009 and sentenced to five years and five months for fraud. He served a total of three years and four months in the end, after his sentence was cut by a third last year.
Police believe blast was assassination attempt on suspected criminal kingpin Nissim Alperon; bomb appears to have been detonated by a motorcylist nearby.
Storm leaves several Israeli communities looking like war zones.
Israel Battered by Stormiest Winter in Decade Tel Aviv and Its Environs Paralyzed as Storms Flood Central Israel
Latest updates: Ayalon, Highway 1 shut down in parts; power outages reported across Tel Aviv; three killed, one seriously injured in accident on Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highway; Ayalon River, usually a dry bed, floods beyond capacity.
Police received information on a group of girls from south Tel Aviv and other locales in the center of the country suspected of being prostitutes.
Important change in how police handle threats to Arab women by family members is ceasing to rely on local sheikhs.
The phone, which belongs to the head of the bureau chief of the Prime Minister’s Office, contained email messages from the Prime Minister’s Office and an agenda of the prime minister’s appointments.
Right-wing Likud politician Moshe Feiglin was detained for attempting to pray at the site.
Demonstration takes place after it was reported that an 83-year-old woman was raped by an Eritrean man near Tel Aviv's central bus station; MK Ben Ari calls to deport all African migrants from Israel.
Police prepare for anti-migrant protests after lifted gag order reveals Eritrean man was arrested over incident.