Israel agreed Sunday to dismantle 50 West Bank roadblocks after talks with Secretary of State Rice.
This weekend's Arab League gathering of Middle East and North African countries in Syria is expected to be a display in regional divisions.
The Shas Party, a key part of Israel's governing coalition, is pushing settlement growth.
Two men build a friendship in cyberspace, bridging a violent divide between them.
In the volatile West Bank city of Hebron, Israelis and a Palestinian leader met in search of a unique solution to the conflict.
The attack raises concerns that militants can enter Israel from Egypt.
Palestinian militants and Egypt restored some order on the border Sunday, and Hamas gains leverage in negotiations.
Israeli officials see opportunity to turn Gaza over to Egypt to provide services.
Hizb ut-Tahrir moves to fill void left by Hamas in the West Bank
In the Shuafat refugee camp in Jerusalem, residents say that Israeli interests will trump theirs despite Bush's vow of a peace deal this year.