Israel is honoring the UN's International Year of Astronomy. Two plantes don't have names in Hebrew. Israel's Hebrew Language Academy hopes to change that with a contest. About 2,000 have entered. Reporter Daniel Estrin has been watching the contest.
One of Israel's most popular weathermen retired last month after delivering weather updates on Hebrew-language radio for 39 years. Israelis loved listening to Robert Olinsky for his thick American accent. Daniel Estrin has the story.
Passover begins tomorrow night and one Israeli Arab is working hard in Jerusalem to buy up all the leavened bread from Jews. Once the celebration is over, he sells it back. We get the story from reporter Daniel Estrin.
Correspondent Daniel Estrin reports from Jerusalem on statements made by Israeli soldiers that they witnessed civilians being killed during the war in Gaza earlier this year. The Israeli government says it's opened an investigation.
People in Gaza are relying on their cell phones during the current conflict. But the network isn't reliable and people are running out of minutes. So the local cell phone company has decided to help. Reporter Daniel Estrin has the story.