Israel Says It Has Agreed to a Cease-Fire in Conflict with HamasThe Israeli government said it had agreed to a cease-fire in its conflict with Hamas late Thursday after 11 days of violence that saw over 200 Palestinians and 12 Israelis killed in the worst fighting in the region in years.
Airbnb Reverses Plan To Bar Listings In Israeli Settlements But Will Donate ProfitsAirbnb is rescinding its plan to bar listings in Israeli settlements in the West Bank.
28 Palestinian Protesters Killed By Israeli Fire In 2 WeeksThousands of Palestinians staged a mass protest on Gaza's sealed border with Israel as part of a pressure campaign to break a decade-old blockade of their territory.
On Hot Mic, Israeli PM Raps 'Crazy' EU, Admits Syria StrikesIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was caught Wednesday by a live microphone railing against the European Union's "crazy" insistence on resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as a precondition for closer ties.
Airbnb, PayPal, Hewlett-Packard Are Tangled In Israeli Settlement ControversyBay Area companies do a lot of business in the West Bank and East Jerusalem and could face significant backlash for doing so.
UC Berkeley Reinstates History Of Palestine Course Days After Cancelling ItJust days after cancelling a controversial course on the history of Palestine, University of California at Berkeley has reinstated it.
UC Berkeley Suspends Course Amid Jewish Groups' ComplaintsThe University of California at Berkeley has suspended a course amid accusations it shared anti-Semitic viewpoints and was designed to indoctrinate students against Israel.
SF State Criticized Over Partnership With Palestinian University Accused Of Anti-SemitismSan Francisco State University is facing scrutiny over its partnership with a major Palestinian university accused of anti-Semitism and promoting terrorism against Israel.
Israel Group: Families Sue Facebook Over Palestinian AttacksIsraeli and American families of victims of Palestinian attacks filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Facebook, claiming the social network is providing a platform for militants to spread incitement and violence.
Palestinian American Lawsuit Targets Philanthropists, Corporations Backing Israel SettlementsOracle founder Larry Ellison and Hewlett Packard Enterprise are among those named in a $34.5B lawsuit over Israeli West Bank settlements.
Protesters Angry Over Michael Brown Killing Crash Oakland Pro-Palestinian RallyA large pro-Palestinian demonstration in West Oakland Saturday was infiltrated by protesters angry over the police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed teen in Missouri.
Palestinian Runners Supporting Gaza Compete In San Francisco MarathonSeven runners from the West Bank competed in the San Francisco Marathon Sunday.
Dueling Protests Face Off On Israel-Palestine Conflict Outside Jewish Temple In San FranciscoDueling groups of protesters sounded off on the Israel-Palestine conflict Sunday outside a temple in San Francisco, with both sides blaming each other.
Bay Area Family Of Teen Kidnapped, Killed In Suspected Retaliation For Israeli Student Deaths Calls For JusticeA Bay Area family is in mourning after a teenage relative was killed near Jerusalem in what many believed was retaliation for the killing of three Israeli students.
Romney Says Palestinians Have 'No Interest In Peace' In Newly-Leaked Fundraiser VideoGOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney told donors in a video clip, newly released by San Francisco based Mother Jones, that Palestinians “have no interest” in peace with Israel and suggested that efforts at Mideast peace under his administration would languish.