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  • Palestinian car-ramming attack injures 2 Israeli police officers

    October 7, 2015 | 2:00 pm

    Two Israeli Border Police officers were injured when a Palestinian man rammed his car into a West Bank checkpoint near Jerusalem.

    The driver sped up as he approached the Maale Adumim checkpoint in an attempt to run down the security forces on Wednesday evening, police said in a statement.

    Israeli soldiers fired on and injured the driver, Channel 2 reported. The driver was taken to Shaare Tzedek Medical Center in Jerusalem for treatment.

    The ramming came at the end of a day marked by several Palestinian attacks on Israeli targets.

  • Holocaust survivor, 91, wins international long-distance race

    August 17, 2015 | 2:09 pm

    A 91-year-old Israeli Holocaust survivor won a world championship for senior runners of his age category in France.

    Semion Simkin, who is legally blind, became world champion on Monday in Lyon after running 10 kilometers, or 6.2 miles, in 1 hour, 20 minutes. His impaired vision...

  • SodaStream reportedly changes some labeling to ‘Made in the West Bank’

    April 6, 2015 | 2:52 pm

    SodaStream changed the labels on some of its products to note that they were manufactured in the West Bank, according to an international media group.

    The labels were changed to read “Made in the West Bank” following a complaint filed nearly a year ago with the Oregon Department...

  • SodaStream store in Britain shuts after two years of weekly protests

    July 7, 2014 | 10:45 am

    An Israeli-owned store in England that sold replacement parts for SodaStream closed after two years of weekly boycott protests.

    The EcoStream shop in the coastal town of Brighton shut down last week, the Jewish Chronicle reported.

    The store sold the recyclable bottles for the...