Muslims enter Jerusalem holy site for first time in two weeks

Muslims enter Jerusalem holy site for first time in two weeks

Palestinians ended a boycott and entered a sensitive Jerusalem holy site for the first time in two weeks Thursday after Israel removed controversial security measures there, potentially ending a crisis that sparked deadly unrest.

Israel bars men under 50 from Jerusalem Old City prayers

Israel bars men under 50 from Jerusalem Old City prayers

Israeli police said they were barring men under 50 from entering Jerusalem's Old City for Friday Muslim prayers as tensions rose over new security measures at a highly sensitive holy site.

Israel faces mounting Palestinian anger over holy site metal detectors

Israel faces mounting Palestinian anger over holy site metal detectors

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is weighing whether to remove metal detectors at a Jerusalem holy site whose installation after a deadly attack last week has stoked Palestinian protests, an Israeli cabinet minister said on Thursday.

'Day of Rage' expected in Jerusalem as fresh clashes reported

'Day of Rage' expected in Jerusalem as fresh clashes reported

Fresh clashes were expected in Jerusalem on Wednesday, after Palestinian authorities called for a "Day of Rage" following the introduction of heightened security checks for Muslims at a holy site.

50 injured in clashes on Jerusalem's Noble Sanctuary

50 injured in clashes on Jerusalem's Noble Sanctuary

Some 50 Palestinians were wounded in overnight clashes with Israeli police near a Jerusalem site holy to Jews and Muslims, with 15 hit by rubber bullets, the Red Crescent reported on Tuesday.

Israel reopens Jerusalem holy site closed after attack

Israel reopens Jerusalem holy site closed after attack

Israel reopened a holy site Sunday closed after an attack that killed two policemen, but new security measures including metal detectors and cameras triggered a dispute with Muslim authorities.

 Fashion firecrackers of Oscar red carpet

Fashion firecrackers of Oscar red carpet

It’s rare that an actress makes news on the Oscars red carpet for not talking about who made her dress. But that’s what happened Sunday night.