Suicide bombers movie has Israelis on edge of their seats

TEL AVIV, Israel - A movie about Palestinian suicide bombers had Tel Aviv viewers on the edge of their seats - and...been modest at three showings a day at the Tel Aviv Cinematheque, the city's main art house...

Israeli hip-hop singer touches a nationalist chord among Israelis, but some find it jarring

TEL AVIV, Israel -- "People have told me straight...started rapping in English at age 15 in a Tel Aviv club. A visit to a Los Angeles recording...under the logo "T.A.C.T.," or Tel Aviv City Team. Caps, hooded sweatshirts and...

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TEL AVIV, Israel - Yo-Yo Ma has received the Dan...awarded each year. The foundation is based at Tel Aviv University, and the annual award ceremony alternates between Tel Aviv and Paris. --- On the Net: http...

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CD preserves language of biblical times

TEL AVIV, Israel -- Threatened with extinction, the everyday language of Abraham...spoken language in the Middle East. In a small basement recording studio in Tel Aviv's central bus terminal, the Nash Didan band lays down instrumental tracks...

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Hi-tech sector is Israel's silver lining

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) - The Israeli economy's five-year boom has ended with...nearly as sensitive to outside factors," agreed Eli Nahum, an economist at Tel Aviv's Zannex Securities. Because hi-tech is know-how driven, not every...

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Embattled Cleveland coach Blatt remains beloved in Israel despite struggles in NBA debut

TEL AVIV, Israel - Even casual Israeli basketball...Israel came last year when he led Maccabi Tel Aviv to a series of upset wins en route to a...former assistant and successor as Maccabi Tel Aviv coach, said if anyone could withstand the...

Atlanta Hawks could have new owner in 2014

...getting scheduled rest periods -- including possibly sitting out games -- as the season goes on, however.James is expected to play when the Cavs take on Blatt's former team, Maccabi Tel-Aviv, in their first preseason game Sunday.

Attacks in homeland weigh on Israeli team in world lacrosse championships

...Burlington, Vt., and now lives in Tel Aviv. "Because every time we step on...and the little kids he coaches near Tel Aviv, just hoping they're safe.He...Israeli way."The lacrosse staff in Tel Aviv held a watch party for the opening...

New Cleveland Cavalier coach David Blatt runs first practice

...to the team before practice, hoping to set the tone for the day and make the adjustment easier for the former Maccabi Tel Aviv coach.James delivered a simple message, saying, "We've got to build our habits and character now, and we've...


...The Cleveland Cavaliers have offered their head-coaching job to David Blatt, ESPN reported.Blatt led Maccabi Tel Aviv to the Euroleague championship this season.