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LA Mayor, City Officials Voice ‘Solidarity’ With Israel In Wake Of Gaza Fight

Mayor Eric Garcetti and other city officials joined the consul general of Israel in Los Angeles to express the support for Israel’s right to defend itself against Islamic terror group Hamas.

08/05/2014

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Jewish, Muslim Groups Rally For End To Israel-Hamas War

Southland Jewish and Muslim groups were set Friday to hold competing rallies to call for an end to the conflict between Israel and Hamas militants.

07/25/2014

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FAA Lifts Ban On U.S. Flights To Israel

The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights to Israel, which it had imposed out of concern over the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets.

07/23/2014

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FAA: Flight Ban Extended For All US Flights To Tel Aviv

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Wednesday extended an existing flight ban for up to an additional 24 hours prohibiting all U.S. airlines from flying to Israel.

CBS Los Angeles–07/23/2014

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FAA: All US Airlines Flights To Tel Aviv Prohibited For 24 Hours Over Missile Fear

The Federal Aviation Administration Tuesday prohibited all U.S. airlines from flying to Israel for 24 hours after a rocket landed near Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/22/2014

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Southern California Native ‘Lone Soldiers’ Await Call To Fight For Israel

A number of Los Angeles residents may have more at stake than most may expect in the recent escalation in the crisis in Israel.

07/21/2014

Israeli riot police keep watch during clashes that followed a protest against Israel's military offensive on the Gaza Strip, in the northern city of Nazareth, on July 21, 2014. The clashes came as Nazareth and cities in the West Bank observed a general strike to mourn the victims of the Gaza conflict between Israel and Hamas -- the bloodiest since 2009 -- that has cost more than 500 Palestinian lives in two weeks. AFP PHOTO / AHMAD GHARABLI (credit: AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

State Department Urges US Citizens To Avoid Travel To Israel As Fighting Intensifies

As clashes in Gaza continue to escalate, the State Department has issued a warning for Americans to avoid traveling to the region.

07/21/2014

Authorities say San Fernando Valley resident Max Steinberg was killed as a soldier in the Israeli Army. (credit: the Steinberg family)

Funeral Arrangements Underway For IDF Soldier From Woodland Hills

The parents of a 24-year-old Woodland Hills native who died while fighting with the Israeli Defense Forces departed for Israel Monday to make arrangements for their son’s funeral.

07/21/2014

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4 Arrested Following Officer-Involved Shooting At Pro-Israel Rally

Wilshire Boulevard reopened Monday after an officer-involved shooting at a pro-Israeli rally closed it down overnight for a investigation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/14/2014

A pro-Israel rally turned violent when four men began attacking the crowd. (credit: CBS)

Violence Erupts During Pro-Israel Rally In Westwood

The rally was taking place in front of the Federal Building with more than 2,000 participants.

07/13/2014

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Vigil In Beverly Hills Remembers 3 Boys Kidnapped And Killed In West Bank

More than 1,000 people came together in the Beth Jacob congregation in Beverly Hills on Tuesday to remember three boys found buried under a pile of rocks near the West Bank town of Halul.

CBS Los Angeles–07/01/2014

(l-r) Gilad Shaar, 16, Naftali Fraenkel, a 16-year-old with dual Israeli-American citizenship, and Eyal Yifrah, 19, were first reported missing on June 12. (Photo credit: Israeli Defense Forces/CBS News)

LA Jewish Leaders Extend ‘Condolences, Solidarity’ With Families Of Slain Israeli Teens

Southland Jewish leaders Monday condemned the murders of three Israeli teens found dead after they were kidnapped by Hamas members nearly three weeks ago.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2014

Leehy Shaer is worried about her nephew, one of three high school students kidnapped in Israel last week. (credit: CBS)

LA-Based Aunt Of Teen Kidnapped In Israel Speaks Out

“I felt like I’m in a nightmare,” says Leehy Shaer, “I want people to wake me and tell me it’s not true, you know?”

06/18/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

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Netanyahu Speaks About Iran At The Museum Of Tolerance

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Jewish community leaders on Thursday that he was determined to contain Iran’s nuclear program and protect the state of Israel from Iran.

03/06/2014

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