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The mayor of Nazareth is canceling Christmas, and he's blaming Donald Trump. Ali Salam, who is Muslim in the Muslim-majority city, shut down all Chris..
Vice President Pence delayed his trip to the Middle East and Germany this weekend and will remaining in Washington for a few extra days in case he is ..
Left to right, Rabbi Levi Shemtov, National Economic Director Gary Cohn, and Rabbi Abraham Shemtov light the Menorah during the annual National Menora..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence will delay an upcoming Middle East trip by a few days in case a tie-breaking vote is needed from..
Vice President Mike Pence will still travel to the Middle East next week, but his departure has been delayed, CBS News has confirmed. Pence will be in..
Hamas marked the 30th anniversary of its founding with a mass rally of many thousands of supporters Thursday, staging a show of strength at a low poin..
Dec 14 (Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd : * TEVA PHARM CEO: WILL USE CASH FLOW TO PAY DOWN DEBT IN COMING YEARS, INITIALLY WILL FOCUS ON..
JERUSALEM - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA), the world's largest generic-drug maker, on Thursday said it would lay off 14,000 workers as part of..
JERUSALEM, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday he spoke with the chief executive of Teva Pharmaceutical Indu..
“Yes, he recognized it in a speech, but I’m still pretty sure he couldn’t recognize it… on a map,” Colbert quipped. The Late Show host explained the h..
JERUSALEM (AP) — Pedestrians walk on a thick layer of soot from tires set ablaze in frequent clashes with Israeli troops. Cars navigate around pothole..
From proper spellings and whether to call it a menorah or hanukkiah, to how to celebrate in space and where you can find a competitive dreidel game, w..
“People don’t think about the damage food does to us when when eat it, or the damage it does to the environment from which it came,” Morgan Spurlock s..
First lady Melania Trump (from left), second lady Karen Pence, and Texas first lady Cecilia Abbott greet students in Aransas Pass. A reader criticizes..
Mark Burns gets the crowd fired up during a rally for then-presidential candidate Donald Trump in South Carolina on Feb. 10, 2016. (Kevin D. Liles for..
The Palestinian Authority, responding angrily to President Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, said Wednesday that it would reject e..
LONDON (Reuters) - The U.S. Embassy in London moves next month to a new billion-dollar home overlooking the River Thames -- just as U.S. President Don..
From proper spellings and whether to call it a menorah or hanukkiah, to how to celebrate in space and where you can find a competitive dreidel game, w..
An interfaith group from the Gulf state of Bahrain is paying an unprecedented public visit to Israel this week, receiving a warm welcome but generatin..
ISTANBUL (AP) — Breaking with years of courting the U.S., Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called Wednesday for the United Nations to replace Washi..
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the gathering of Islamic nations seeking a united stance against the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as ..
TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Israel-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries will unveil a restructuring plan on Thursday that will include laying off more than h..
ISTANBUL (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told an international summit Wednesday that the United States was unfit to mediate the Mideast con..
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the gathering of Islamic nations seeking a united stance against the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as ..
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the gathering of Islamic nations seeking a united stance against the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as ..
ISTANBUL -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Wednesday that the Palestinians won't accept any role for the United States in a peace process wi..
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the gathering of Islamic nations seeking a united stance against the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as ..
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Palestinian president said Wednesday his people will not accept any role for the United States in the Mideast peace process "from ..
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on the gathering of Islamic nations seeking a united stance against the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as ..
The Latest on the gathering of Islamic nations seeking a united stance against the Trump administration's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital..
Addressing a summit of Muslim leaders in Istanbul, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Jerusalem was "our red line," Reuters reported. "Israel is an occupy..
Leaders and top officials from Islamic nations gathered in Turkey on Wednesday for a summit that is expected to forge a unified stance against Preside..
Palestinian protesters burn tires during clashes with Israeli troops following protests against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Je..
Leaders and high-ranking officials of Muslim countries will meet Wednesday in Istanbul for an extraordinary summit to discuss "repercussions" from the..
JEFF GLOR: Mr. President, thank you for your time. I was struck by something you said, that "This battle is, shouldn't be defensive." What does that m..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress will allow a deadline on re-imposing sanctions on Iran to pass this week, congressional and White House aides..
It was Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s bad luck that he was in Europe meeting with dozens of U.S. allies when President Trump, on Wednesday, announ..
President Trump defended embattled U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama on Friday by trying to undercut the credibility of a woman who has accus..
For models, 2017 was a year in wacky pants. Gigi Hadid went on a puzzling pants parade this summer (during a heat wave no less!) wearing the baggiest,..
From proper spellings and whether to call it a menorah or hanukkiah, to how to celebrate in space and where you can find a competitive dreidel game, w..
"I think it was ill advised," Gates said. "I'm not quite sure if there's a strategy behind it or whether it's the fulfilment of a campaign promise tha..
A two-day monetary policy meeting by the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee is set to kick off on Tuesday Two auctions by the U.S. Treasury are set to..
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 296th installment in the series. December 11, 1917: The..
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Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, poses for a photo with Russian military pilots at the Hemeimeem air base in Syria, on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017...
High winds and heavy snow in Europe on Monday stranded thousands of travellers, kept schoolchildren at home and even played havoc with international d..
THE TICKER The GOP tax bill that emerges from negotiations as soon as this week could prove less sweet for the Mars family than the candy-making magna..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi man with a homemade bomb strapped to his body set off an explosion at a New York commuter hub during rush hour on M..
CAIRO (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin declared "victory" in Syria during a surprise visit Monday to a military base there, then traveled to Eg..
Authorities said a low-tech device was detonated in the New York City subway in an incident the mayor called “an attempted terrorist attack.” The man ..