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Obama Signs U.S.-Israel Cybersecurity Collaboration Act Into Law

President Barack Obama on Friday enacted legislation to strengthen collaborative cybersecurity research and development efforts between the United States and Israel, one of the congressman involved in drafting the bill said Monday.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu talks to the foreign press during the annual press conference for the New Year on January 16, 2014 in Jerusalem. Netanyahu slammed the European Union for summoning envoys over plans for some 1,800 new homes for Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank. AFP PHOTO/MENAHEM …

Israel Signs Research Pact With Greece and Cyprus

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with the leaders of Cyprus and Greece on Thursday in Jerusalem as the three nations signed a research and development agreement to advance joint projects.

ecording artist Lady Gaga performs for students as part of the national It's On Us Week of Action with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden at the Cox Pavilion at UNLV on April 7, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The It's On Us initiative was launched by the White House in …

Well-Heeled Flock to Israeli Designer Footwear

Israeli designer Kobi Levi’s psychedelic shoes resemble everything from banana skins to sex acts, flamingos and stretching cats — and they are all the rage among well-heeled stars like Lady Gaga.

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World Bank Seeking Tech Education Advice in Israel

The World Bank is looking to Israel for advice on how to improve STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education, and recently completed a mission to the Jewish state to study what policies can be copied.

Beer is presented at the opening day of the 'Gruene Woche' (Green Week) agricultural fair in Berlin on January 15, 2016. The International Green Week opens its doors to the public till January 24.

Israel’s SodaStream Turns To Home-Brewed Beer

The Times of Israel reports: SodaStream, the Israeli company that brought homemade carbonated drinks to kitchens around the world, is making a bid to conquer the home pub with the introduction of Beer Bar, its first homemade brew.

Doctors and medical staff work during knee prosthesis surgery in an operation room at the hospital of the Canton of Nidwalden in Stans, October 27, 2011. REUTERS/Michael Buholzer Doctors and medical staff work during knee prosthesis surgery in an operation room at the hospital of the Canton of Nidwalden in …

Jerusalem Doctors Help Palestinian Child With Rare Foot Defect

The Jerusalem Post reports: An eight-year-old Palestinian boy from Beit Jala, who suffered from a rare defect in his foot, is now relived of his pains, thanks to an unusual operation recently carried out at Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center.

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WATCH: Israel ‘Suicide’ Drone Being Used In Azerbaijan Battlefield

The Jerusalem Post reports: An Israeli-made “suicide drone” has allegedly been spotted over the battlefield where Azerbaijan and Armenia have clashed in recent days, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. Video uploaded to YouTube reportedly shows what appears to be the IAI

An Israel soldier prepares to launch an Israeli army's Skylark I unmanned drone aircraft, which is used for monitoring purposes on July 14, 2014 at an army deployment area near Israel's border with the Gaza Strip.

Report: Saudi Arabia Purchases Drones From Israel Through South Africa

The Jerusalem Post reports: A Saudi political analyst who is well known for leaking exclusive information about the royal family of Saudi Arabia on Twitter has recently reported that the kingdom buys drones from Israel, in cooperation with South Africa. In

An Israeli agricultural engineer inspects marijuana plants at the BOL (Breath Of Life) Pharma greenhouse in the country's second-largest medical cannabis plantation, near Kfar Pines in northern Israel

Israel Sees Heady Future For Medical Marijuana

KFAR PINES (ISRAEL) (AFP) – With its moat, wall, barbed wire, armed guards and security cameras, the facility could be mistaken for a military base if it weren’t for the pungent odour of marijuana in the air. Here, on the outskirts of

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Israeli Remote Health Tech Sought For China’s Healthcare System

The Times of Israel reports:  China’s population ages, its healthcare needs are growing – and to keep costs down, the country is looking at ways to keep patients out of the doctor’s office, via Israeli communication technology. “The best way

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Young Israeli Genius Making Breakthroughs In Neuroscience

Ynetnews reports:  At the age of 16, while Amir Goldenthal’s friends were busy with matriculation exams, he was at the end of the first year of undergraduate physics – and starting his doctorate. The unprecedented decision by the heads of

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Israeli Soldiers’ App Use Leads to Deadly Fight in West Bank Camp

The Guardian reports:  Two Israeli soldiers sparked an hour-long deadly battle in a Palestinian refugee camp which they entered, apparently by mistake, while following the popular online navigation app Waze. In the course of a rescue operation, during which helicopters