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Dancers on Egyptian streets accused of violating traffic law

CAIRO—People who took to the streets in Egypt for an online dance challenge face penalties over allegations they endangered lives and violated public decency, the state media reported on Tuesday.

The dance craze flared up social media networks with video postings of people dancing in response to the so-called “Kiki challenge" to the song "In My Feelings” by Canadian singer Drake.

Mag lays off cartoonist who drew PM as pig

JERUSALEM—A Jerusalem-based magazine has laid off a cartoonist for rendering an image of Israel's prime minister and Likud lawmakers as pig characters from George Orwell's “Animal Farm,” Israel's journalists union said today.

The cartoon was meant to criticize the Israeli government's passage of a controversial law last week enshrining the state's Jewish character.