In one of the biggest upsets in Olympic road cycling history, Anna Kiesenhofer of Austria won the women’s road race early Sunday to capture her nation’s first Olympic medal since the inaugural 1896 Athens Games. Kiesenhofer covered the 85.1-mile (137 km) course from Musashinonomori Park ...

TEL AVIV, Israel (NBC) – Benjamin Netanyahu, Israel’s prime minister for 12 years, appears to be on the verge of being unseated. Opposition leaders there have finalized a deal to seize control. Thursday morning, there was a stunning political defeat ...

JERUSALEM (NBC) – Secretary of State Antony Blinken met Tuesday with Israel’s foreign minister in Jerusalem as the U.S. pledges to “rebuild Gaza.” Blinken arrived in Israel earlier in the day and met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu before going ...

GAZA STRIP (NBC) – As Gaza and Israel emerge from eleven days of conflict, mediators are seeking to cement the ceasefire and prevent more violence in the longer term. Hamas’ military wing, unseen throughout the conflict down in tunnels firing ...

GAZA CITY (NBC) – A bilateral cease-fire may be in place between Israel and Hamas, but the physical and emotional damage is heavy in the neighborhoods where rockets fell. In Gaza, after the ceasefire, people are trying to put their ...

ISRAEL (NBC) – Palestinians in East Jerusalem gathered overnight to celebrate as a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas came into effect. Firecrackers lit the sky as people waved Palestinian and Hamas flags and honked their car horns. The ceasefire began ...

GAZA CITY, Gaza (NBC) – Israel on Thursday announced a cease-fire in the 11-day conflict against Hamas militants that caused widespread destruction in the Gaza Strip and brought life in much of Israel to a standstill. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin ...

Update (05/20/21, 3:00 p.m.) — Israel on Thursday announced a cease-fire in the 11-day conflict against Hamas militants that caused widespread destruction in the Gaza Strip and brought life in much of Israel to a standstill. Israel Prime Minister Benjamin ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) — A group of progressive House Democrats is working to block an arms sale to Israel. That sale involves $735 million worth of precision-guided weapons. The Biden administration reportedly notified Congress of the sale before violence between ...

RAMALLAH, West Bank (NBC) – Fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza has entered its ninth straight day despite calls for a ceasefire. Despite calls for a ceasefire, Israel said it still has more targets to hit and did ...

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