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Green Party drops recount request in Pennsylvania

Green Party-backed voters drop court case that had sought to force a statewide recount in Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, Yesterday, 3:58 AM

Keith Ellison: I'm not an anti-Semite

Minnesota congressman and candidate for DNC chair claims comments suggesting Israel dominates the US were 'taken out of context'.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 9:50 PM

Blaze kills 9 in club in California, leaves 25 unaccounted for

'I could literally feel my skin peeling off from the heat', recalls witness from club which tore through night club in Oakland.David Rosenberg, Saturday, 6:41 PM

40% of Americans support UN resolution on 'settlements'

Less than half of Americans support the idea of President Obama backing a UN resolution on Israel-PA conflict before he leaves office.Ben Ariel, Canada, Friday, 10:04 PM

Michigan's attorney general acts to stop recount

Michigan's attorney general, Bill Schuette, says he will file suit to stop a recount requested by Dr. Jill Stein.Ben Ariel, Canada, Friday, 8:36 PM

Tennessee: Wildfires were 'human-caused'

As death toll in massive Tennessee forest fires rises to 11, reports indicate that fires may have been man-made.Tal Polon, Friday, 1:08 PM

Trump confirms: Mattis will be Secretary of Defense

U.S. President-elect confirms his intention to nominate retired General James Mattis as Defense Secretary.Ben Ariel, Friday, 3:42 AM

Ontario's parliament overwhelmingly rejects BDS

Ontario Legislative Assembly passes motion affirming the Ontario Legislature’s rejection of BDS movement.Dalit Halevi, Friday, 3:13 AM

Senate unanimously votes to extend Iran sanctions

US Senate votes 99-0 to extend the Iran Sanctions Act by 10 years.Gary Willig, Friday, 2:15 AM

Report: Trump chooses Mattis as Defense Secretary

Sources say President-elect has chosen retired Marine Gen. James N. Mattis to be Secretary of Defense. Announcement expected next week.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 11:41 PM

Ohio House of Representatives approves anti-BDS bill

The Ohio House of Representatives approved a bill targeting the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel.JTA, Thursday, 11:02 PM

Trump elector says he's receiving death threats

A college student from Michigan said Wednesday that he has received death threats after being chosen to cast an Electoral College vote.Gary Willig, Thursday, 11:01 PM

ADL: Rep. Ellison's remarks on Israel 'deeply disturbing'

ADL questions Keith Ellison's suitability to serve as head of the DNC after recording surfaces of him saying Israel 'governs' US policy.Gary Willig, Thursday, 10:48 PM

'Time to dump the anti-Israel crowd in the State Department'

Chairman of Republican Party in Israel tells Arutz Sheva State Department officials actively preventing moving of US embassy to Jerusalem.Benny Toker, Thursday, 10:13 PM

Watch: 11 hostages freed in Florida standoff

Armed suspect took hostages during hours-long standoff with SWAT teams in Jacksonville, Florida.David Rosenberg, Thursday, 6:27 PM

Report: Obama won't force a peace plan before he leaves

President Obama is not likely to take last-minute action against Israel before leaving office, a new report indicates.Tal Polon, Thursday, 1:23 PM

Jill Stein asks for recount in Michigan

Green Party presidential nominee files request for a recount in Michigan, where Donald Trump was named the winner earlier this week.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 4:46 AM

Obama taps 5 to serve on Holocaust memorial board

President Obama appoints five people to serve on the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council, including its current chairman.JTA, Thursday, 4:37 AM

Steven Mnuchin confirms nomination as Trump's Treasury secretary

Trump campaign finance chief confirms that President-elect has selected him to serve as Treasury secretary.JTA, Thursday, 3:24 AM

Trump considering Palin for VA secretary

Former Vice Presidential candidate under consideration for secretary of veterans affairs in the new administration.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 3:14 AM

Pro-PA students in Toronto walk out on vote to study Holocaust

Pro-Palestinian students at Ryerson University stage a walkout rather than vote on a resolution to commemorate Holocaust Education Week.Ben Ariel and JTA, Thursday, 2:35 AM

'I hope Obama leaves office in a dignified fashion'

Marc Zell, chairman of Republicans Overseas Israel, hopes for a smooth transition of power, says liberal US Jews will come to accept Trump.Eliran Aharon, Thursday, 2:08 AM

FBI not aware of connection between Ohio attacker and ISIS

FBI says Abdul Razak Ali Artan might have been inspired by ISIS, but cannot confirm the group was directly responsible for the attack.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 1:13 AM

Kent State threatened with legal action over Golda Meir quote

Anti-Israel groups threaten legal action against Kent State University for not removing exhibit and quote about Golda Meir.Gary Willig, Thursday, 12:15 AM

Trump will abandon his business empire

President-elect Donald Trump announced that he will be completely abandoning his business empire in order to focus on running the country.Gary Willig, Wednesday, 9:11 PM

Four candidates being considered for Secretary of State

According to reports released Wednesday, Donald Trump is considering just four possible candidates for Secretary of State.Yoel Domb, Wednesday, 7:28 PM

U.S. firefighters deployed to Israel to help fight flames

A group of 39 American firefighters deployed to Israel during Thanksgiving weekend to help their Israeli counterparts fight the wildfires.Arutz Sheva, Wednesday, 5:50 PM

100 anti-Semitic incidents reported in US post-election

Watchdog finds that 100 anti-Semitic incidents occurred in the 10 days following the presidential election.JTA, Wednesday, 5:58 AM

Time reportedly spurns purchase offer from Edgar Bronfman Jr.

Time Inc. reportedly spurns a bid from Edgar Bronfman Jr. to buy the company.JTA, Wednesday, 4:24 AM

Officials: Ohio attacker was 'inspired' by ISIS

Authorities say Abdul Razak Ali Artan was inspired by ISIS but was not linked to a specific terrorist group.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 3:13 AM

Trump to name Steven Mnuchin as Treasury secretary

Sources say President-elect will name the national finance chairman from his campaign as his Treasury secretary as soon as Wednesday.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 2:10 AM

ISIS claims responsibility for Ohio State attack

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack yesterday in Ohio State University.Tal Polon, Tuesday, 9:55 PM

Jimmy Carter to Obama: Recognize 'Palestine' before end of term

Former US President Jimmy Carter urged President Barack Obama to recognize a state of 'Palestine' before leaving office.JTA, Tuesday, 6:08 PM

Wildfires rage in Tennessee

Wildfires have forced the evacuation of thousands in Tennessee, less than one week after fires across Israel.Gary Willig, Tuesday, 5:58 PM

Trump: Those who burn US flag should lose citizenship

President-elect Donald Trump tweeted that US citizens who burn the US flag should be either jailed or stripped of their citizenship.Gary Willig, Tuesday, 5:35 PM

Petraeus emerges as top Sec of State candidate

Former CIA Director, General David Petraeus, has emerged as a top candidate for the coveted post.Shlomo Vile, Tuesday, 8:48 AM

Anti-U.S. Facebook rant may be linked to Ohio stabber

Authorities believe Ohio State University attacker may have posted an anti-U.S. rant posted on Facebook moments before the attack.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 5:36 AM

Trump named winner in Michigan

Donald Trump officially named the winner in Michigan, giving him a total of 306 electoral votes.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 3:08 AM

Ohio attacker was 18-year-old Somali refugee

Ohio State University student who stabbed people on campus identified as Abdul Razaq Ali Artan, an 18-year-old Somali refugee.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 2:09 AM

22 U.S. jihadist villages prepare for "Trump-ordered" raids

Multiple sources report that Trump is believed to be part of a satanic-Zionist conspiracy.Hillel Fendel, Tuesday, 1:16 AM

Arizona teens put swastikas on cupcakes at Jewish friend’s party

Teens at a Jewish girl’s birthday party in Arizona reportedly decorated cupcakes with swastika symbols, saying they did it to “be funny.”JTA, Monday, 10:28 PM

Stabbing and ramming attack at Ohio State campus

At least 9 people wounded, one critically, after an active shooter was reported on the Ohio State University campus.Shlomo Vile, Monday, 6:55 PM

Economists expect Trump to help US economy

Most German economists expect upturn in US economy after Trump becomes president.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 9:53 AM

Trump: Millions of people voted illegally

President-elect says he would have won the popular vote if it hadn't been for "millions of people" who voted illegally for Clinton.Ben Ariel, Monday, 3:12 AM

Swastikas and racist slurs scrawled outside Boston-area school

Swastikas and racist messages were painted outside of the Bromfield School near Boston.JTA, 11/27/2016, 10:45 PM

Trump campaign manager slams possible Romney pick

Kellyanne Conway warns choosing Romney as Secretary of State would make Trump supporters 'feel betrayed'.David Rosenberg, 11/27/2016, 8:34 PM

Shooting in New Orleans kills 1, wounds 9

Police say New Orleans shooting kills 1, wounds 9; investigations continue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2016, 12:37 PM

Obama urged Clinton to concede elections

Reports say Obama pushed Clinton to concede, supporters disappointed she didn't wait longer.Chana Roberts, 11/27/2016, 7:56 AM

Three K-9 dogs poisoned during during federal raid

3 Florida police dogs suffer from fentanyl overdose; police worry criminals may be using poison to cover tracks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2016, 7:08 AM

Trump slams vote recount efforts

Trump says Green Party vote recount is a 'scam'; election results 'should be respected.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2016, 10:47 PM

Trump adds McFarland, McGahn to new adminstration

President-elect Donald Trump appoints KT McFarland and Donald McGahn to his new administration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2016, 9:43 PM

Clinton campaign backs vote recount efforts

Green Party, Clinton campaign push for vote recount in battleground states.Chana Roberts, 11/26/2016, 8:36 PM

OU: Trump pick for Education Secretary good for religious Jews

OU Advocacy Center head says Trump's choice for Education Secretary shows he is serious about school choice and helping religious students.Gary Willig, 11/25/2016, 11:32 AM

Canadian imam asks Allah to burn all of Israel

Canadian imam affiliated with Hizb ut-Tahrir expresses joy over the fires that have broken out throughout Israel.Dalit Halevi, 11/25/2016, 4:44 AM

Soldier who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs to be awarded

An American POW who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs during World War II will be posthumously honored.JTA, 11/24/2016, 10:44 PM

Home of San Diego Jewish family vandalized

The home of a Jewish family in the San Diego area was vandalized and an anti-Semitic message painted on its door.JTA, 11/24/2016, 8:58 PM

Watch: Trump supporters might be disappointed

The head of Democrats abroad Israel, says Trump supporters might be disappointed by Trump's treatment of Israel.Eliran Baruch, 11/24/2016, 7:26 PM