National Politics

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House Republicans move to gut ethics body

01/03/2017 9:09 AM Updated: 3 months ago

Washington (AFP) – Republicans in the US House of Representatives on Monday backed a proposal to take ethics oversight away from an independent group and give

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Rabbi for Trump inauguration received donations from Trump family

01/02/2017 1:58 PM Updated: 3 months ago

There are many reasons to participate in a presidential inauguration, from free publicity to civic duty, but Marvin Hier, the rabbi who agreed to speak at

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New sheriff in town: Trump plans ‘many big things’ and lots of tweeting

01/02/2017 9:02 AM Updated: 3 months ago

Washington (AFP) – Donald Trump is planning to do “many big things” after being sworn in as president, his communications director said Sunday, adding that his

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Trump-adviser Carl Icahn: “I sort of believe that you need a rule of law”

12/23/2016 9:33 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – Carl Icahn, a newly named adviser to President-elect Donald Trump, said Thursday that burdensome US regulations were hindering free enterprise, and oil

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Obviously moving the embassy would be bad for peace

12/21/2016 7:51 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  Yesterday, Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer agreed with his future US counterpart, David Friedman, that the US should move its embassy from Tel Aviv

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Unswayed by desperate ‘faithless’ bid, electoral college seals Trump win

12/20/2016 8:28 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – America’s Electoral College on Monday confirmed Donald Trump’s election as the 45th president of the United States, unswayed by a desperate bid

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Journalists torn on which shul Trump-Kushner family will attend

12/19/2016 2:59 PM

  The news media is torn Monday about which shul the Ivanka Trump-Jared Kushner family will attend once they move to Washington D.C. to be close

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Israelis look past anti-Semitism after Trump win

12/19/2016 8:03 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Haifa (AFP) – An outburst of anti-Semitism linked to US president-elect Donald Trump supporters has deeply concerned American Jews, even as many Israelis place hopes

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Who benefits from Trump stock rally and for how long?

12/19/2016 7:03 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  New York (AFP) – As the Dow nears 20,000 amid a Trump rally, longtime financial insiders see a difference compared with prior Wall Street landmarks:

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How Trump upended Washington politics

12/18/2016 3:03 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – During his unorthodox White House campaign, Donald Trump thoroughly shredded the rules of American politics, from his often coarse language to his

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Ivanka Trump charity date canceled for ethical conflict

12/18/2016 10:03 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  In this space last Sunday, we covered a coffee date with Ivanka Trump that was being auctioned off online to benefit charity. The high bid

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Trump tells Michelle Obama US now has hope

12/18/2016 9:33 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Mobile (United States) (AFP) – President-elect Donald Trump insisted that America was full of hope since his election, shrugging off First Lady Michelle Obama’s remarks

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Clinton blames loss on Putin, Comey

12/17/2016 6:53 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  New York (AFP) – Hillary Clinton blames Russian President Vladimir Putin, who had a “personal beef” against her, and a late-hour FBI intervention over her

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FBI now agrees with CIA that Russia hacked to help Trump

12/16/2016 4:15 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  The Washington Post reported today that the FBI now agrees with the CIA that Russia was behind election hacking and that they were not only

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(Video) Are liberals starting to like Trump?

12/16/2016 1:51 PM
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Obama: US will retaliate against Russia

12/16/2016 9:33 AM Updated: 4 months ago

  Washington (AFP) – Barack Obama vowed the United States would retaliate against Russian hacking after the White House accused Vladimir Putin of direct involvement in

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Watch Trump’s Israel pick repeating conspiracy theories. But does he endorse them?

12/16/2016 9:03 AM Updated: 4 months ago
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Controversy over Trump Hotel Chanukkah party is so 2016

12/15/2016 4:36 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  Yesterday saw the White House celebrating the upcoming Chanukkah holiday, a rather typical state affair with President Barack Obama paying tribute to Shimon Peres, but

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Sneering restaurant review triggers Trump on Twitter

12/15/2016 3:57 PM Updated: 4 months ago

  New York (AFP) – A sneering restaurant review savaging a bistro in the lobby of his New York headquarters and casting aspersions on what it

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Watch the White House kitchen go kosher for Chanukkah

12/15/2016 2:27 PM Updated: 4 months ago