Battle for Jerusalem shifts to biblical Mount of Olives

JERUSALEM -- Terraced with thousands of Jewish...latest battleground in the fight for Jerusalem. A Jewish seminary on its slopes has...doom their hopes for a capital in east Jerusalem, which they call "Al-Quds" -- the...

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Thousands re-enact Jesus' triumphant entry into Jerusalem

JERUSALEM - Thousands of Christian pilgrims, the...marched from the Mount of Olives into the Jerusalem's Old City to re-enact Jesus' triumphant...hill across from it into the Old City of Jerusalem. Priests, led by the Latin Patriarch...

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Jerusalem mayor says city should remain undivided

ATLANTA -- Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat said Monday the city...just have to say a simple 'No' about Jerusalem to the Palestinians and move on...gathered in a hotel ballroom.East Jerusalem, the traditionally Arab sector of the...

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Jerusalem is an occupied territory

...Larry Waxman's Aug. 4 letter about Jerusalem, I concur with him that we should not...only the history of the last 50 years. Jerusalem was inhabited by Arabic-speaking people...the advent of Islam 1,400 years ago, Jerusalem remained under Moslem control - except...

Jerusalem's status

...to ask that part of the holy city of Jerusalem - the Arab eastern section - be the capital...wants its capital to be in Jewish west Jerusalem. Furthermore, the world's Christians...offered at Camp David broad autonomy to Jerusalem's Arabs. But Arafat feels this is...

Race part of Jerusalem's recovery

JERUSALEM --- More than 10,000 runners dashed alongside ancient sites Friday in the Jerusalem's first marathon, just two days after...half-marathon and other events.The route along Jerusalem's steep streets took runners through the...

How did King David conquer Jerusalem?

...troops defeated the Jebusite forces at Jerusalem and made the city the Israelite capital...of tunnels around the Gihon Spring, Jerusalem's only natural source of water located...restoration and has since become a popular Jerusalem tourist attraction. Yigal Shiloh, who...

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Jerusalem's long history ignored

...Chronicle's July 31 editorial regarding Jerusalem's status ignored some of the history...army started shelling western "Jewish" Jerusalem and other cities and villages along the...the Israel Defense Forces crossed into Jerusalem and the West Bank. You were correct...

Generic drug leader Teva acquires Allergan unit

JERUSALEM - Israel's Teva Pharmaceutical Indus tries is purchasing Allergan's generic pharmaceuticals business for $40.5 billion...

Stop anti-Israel bloodshed

...intent to take over the Temple Mount where the Al-Aqsa Mosque stands, countless attacks have taken and are taking place, in Jerusalem and in other cities across Israel. Multiple stabbings, cars ramming into crowds of bystanders, shootings and bombs exploding...