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Most Americans believe Clinton won first debate

Reuters/Ipsos poll finds 56% of Americans believe Clinton won the first debate - but that doesn't help change their view of her.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 4:12 AM

Iran a contentious issue in first debate

The Iran nuclear deal was a key topic of contention in the first presidential debate.JTA, Wedensday, 4:18 AM

First debate of 2016 the most-watched ever

More than 80 million people tuned in to see Clinton and Trump square off, making it the most-watched debate in American history.Ben Ariel, Wedensday, 12:15 AM

50% of donations to Clinton come from Jews

50% of donations to Hillary Clinton’s campaign come from Jewish contributors, according to a new study.Arutz Sheva Staff , Tuseday, 10:16 PM

Public, pundits react to first presidential debate

CNN poll shows Americans by margin of 2-1 believe Clinton won debate.David Rosenberg, Tuseday, 12:06 PM

Trump and Clinton - Head to head

Watch the first debate between the two presidential candidates at Hofstra University in New York. Arutz Sheva reporter live at the scene.Yoni Kempinski, New York, Tuseday, 3:56 AM

Netanyahu met both candidates for presidency

Prime Minister Netanyahu tweets that he's 'more convinced than ever' that Israel-US bond will remain strong after elections.Yoel Domb, Monday, 6:18 PM

'In a tight campaign, debates may prove decisive'

Expert on US politics speaks about the importance of debates and gives his tactical recommendations for the candidates.Shimon Cohen & Shai Landesman, Monday, 4:50 PM

Palestinians angered by Trump Jerusalem comments

PA officials harshly condemn Trump's avowal to reverse longstanding US and UN policy and recognize united Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 3:34 PM

Trump up in key battleground states

GOP nominee continues slow rise in battleground states ahead of Monday night debate.David Rosenberg, Monday, 8:31 AM

'I'll recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel'

'Jerusalem is the eternal capital of the Jewish people.'David Rosenberg, Sunday, 8:35 PM

'Day of Jewish unity' declared amid tumultous race

Outreach group calls for 'Day of Jewish Unity' this Tuesday - one day after first presidential debate.JTA, Sunday, 6:41 PM

Trump, Netanyahu meet in New York

Israeli Prime Minister meets with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday, ahead of similar meeting with Hillary Clinton.Yoni Kempinski, Sunday, 5:50 PM

Tomorrow: First Trump and Clinton debate

Debates have had a major impact in past elections, so the two candidates are taking them very seriously; LA Times poll puts Trump up 4%.Yoni Kempinski, New York, Sunday, 11:01 AM

Netanyahu to meet Trump, Clinton in New York

Analysts say the Israeli premier is trying to avoid any impression of interfering in the American electoral campaign.AFP, Saturday, 7:53 PM

Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump

In a change of stance, Texas Senator who challenged Trump for the Republican nomination endorses him for the presidency.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/23/2016, 11:00 PM

Trump's second wife keeps kosher

Donald Trump’s ex-wife Marla Maples is a Christian who keeps the Jewish Sabbath and eats kosher.JTA, 9/23/2016, 5:54 AM

Trump narrowly leads in three battleground states

New Fox News polls find that Republican nominee has narrow lead in Nevada, North Carolina, and Ohio.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2016, 5:13 AM

'The woman who tamed Trump'

The Donald's brilliant advisor Kellyanne Conway is credited with making him stop firing from the hip. Will he remember that at the debates?Guy Cohen, 9/21/2016, 4:42 PM

Minority voters abandoning Clinton

Will low minority turnout and lukewarm support for Democratic nominee pave the way for Trump presidency?David Rosenberg, 9/21/2016, 3:11 PM

Will George H.W. Bush vote for Clinton?

Sources say former Republican President told a gathering he'd vote for Hillary Clinton. His spokesman: He's not commenting on the race.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2016, 5:45 AM

Adelson to give $5 million toward electing Trump

Sheldon Adelson reportedly will contribute $5 million toward electing Trump, a fraction of the pledged $100 million reported earlier.JTA, 9/21/2016, 5:34 AM

Palestinian appears at Clinton Foundation event

Trump campaign: Appearance by Palestinian teacher whose husband served time for terrorism “disqualifies” Clinton from the presidency.JTA, 9/21/2016, 4:01 AM

Israelis believe Trump better for Israel

Israeli support for Democrat bucks trend in recent years favoring Republican candidates.David Rosenberg, 9/20/2016, 1:26 PM

Jewish World War II POW slams Trump in Clinton ad

Jewish World War II prisoner of war appears in an ad for Democratic nominee, saying her rival “insulted all of our military.”JTA, 9/20/2016, 4:09 AM

Emmy award winner compares Trump to Hitler

Jill Soloway, who won the Emmy for "Transparent", compares Republican presidential nominee to Nazi leader.JTA, 9/20/2016, 2:35 AM

Trump praises Israeli counter-terrorism

Following spate of bombings, Donald Trump says US afraid of being accused of profiling, something Israel does all the time, to great effect.Yoni Kempinski, 9/19/2016, 10:01 PM

Trump to meet Egypt's Sisi

Republican presidential nominee to meet Egyptian President during the UN General Assembly, as will Clinton.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2016, 5:42 AM

'Insult if blacks don't come out for Hillary'

Obama demands large African American turnout to vote for Clinton, will be 'personally insulted' if community doesn't rally behind nominee.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2016, 5:02 PM

Former Defense Secretary: Trump 'unfit' to lead

Former Secretary of Defense Robert Gates blasts both presidential nominees but is particularly critical of the Republican nominee.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2016, 6:42 AM

Russian ultranationalist praises Trump

"He’s close to me in a way, he speaks freely and reacts instantly", says Vladimir Zhirinovsky.JTA, 9/17/2016, 11:28 PM

Trump: Obama was born in the United States

Republican presidential nominee publicly says President Obama was born in the United States, backtracking on the infamous "birtherism" saga.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/16/2016, 8:35 PM

'Aid to Israel won't be limited by MOU'

Donald Trump’s Israel advisor declares that under a Trump administration, the level of cooperation with Israel will be unprecedented.Elad Benari, 9/16/2016, 6:13 AM

Trump sends well wishes to Peres

Republican presidential candidate sends a personal letter to Israel’s former President, wishing him a swift recovery from his stroke.Elad Benari, 9/16/2016, 3:43 AM

Trump, Clinton release medical reports

Republican nominee touts 'excellent physical health', while Clinton doctor says she remains 'healthy and fit to serve as president'.David Rosenberg, 9/15/2016, 9:05 PM

Dead heat as controversies weigh down Clinton

Clinton's 'deplorables' comment, concealment of pneumonia, ongoing email woes cut Democrat's once formidable lead to virtual tie.David Rosenberg, 9/15/2016, 6:31 PM

Trump continues to gain in Florida and Ohio

Latest polls show tight contest in two key states as Republican presidential nominee continues to gain momentum.Ben Ariel, 9/15/2016, 6:16 AM

Trump adviser: He won't force solution on Israel

David Friedman, Trump’s adviser on Israel affairs, says the United States should let Israel decide how to solve its conflict with the PA.Channel 10 News, 9/15/2016, 12:39 AM

Mike Pence reiterates disavowal of David Duke

Republican vice presidential nominee reiterates that he and Donald Trump have repeatedly denounced white supremacist leader David Duke.JTA, 9/14/2016, 5:29 AM

Poll: Clinton leads over Trump among Jews

Hillary Clinton has a 42-point advantage over Donald Trump among Jewish voters, according to new poll.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 5:15 AM

Investigation opened into Trump Foundation

New York Attorney General opens investigation into Donald J. Trump Foundation to make sure it’s complying with charity laws.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 3:44 AM

Ex-CIA boss joins Trump campaign

James Woolsey, known for his outspoken opposition to the Iran deal, joins the presidential campaign of Donald Trump as a senior adviser.JTA, 9/13/2016, 3:46 AM

Trump wishes Clinton quick recovery

'Something's going on,' says Trump, 'but I hope she gets better and gets back on the trail.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2016, 2:49 PM

Trump sides with Netanyahu on PA ethnic cleansing

Republican nominee's adviser on Israel: Netanyahu was right with his remarks on the PA's desire for its state to be "judenrein".Ben Ariel, 9/12/2016, 6:13 AM

Clinton suffers 'medical episode' at 9/11 memorial

Witnesses say former Secretary of State fainted during ceremony, while campaign staff claims Mrs. Clinton was "overheated.".David Rosenberg, 9/11/2016, 7:14 PM

Clinton apologizes for insulting Trump supporters

Democratic presidential candidate expresses “regret” for saying half of Trump’s supporters could be put into a "basket of deplorables".Ben Ariel, 9/11/2016, 4:51 AM

Trump: North Korean test - another Clinton failure

Republican presidential nominee says North Korea’s latest nuclear test is another example of Clinton's "catastrophic failures".Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/10/2016, 1:01 AM

Clinton blasts 'unpatriotic' Trump

Democratic presidential nominee blasts her Republican rival for praising Putin, talking about things he learned in intelligence briefings.Ben Ariel, 9/9/2016, 5:15 AM

Clinton and Trump neck-and-neck in key states

New polls find close races in the four most consequential swing states: Florida, Ohio, North Carolina and Pennsylvania.Ben Ariel, 9/9/2016, 12:13 AM

Clinton: ISIS praying for a Trump victory

'Jihadists see Trump campaign as a great gift,' says Democratic nominee. 'ISIS terrorists praying to Allah to make Trump president.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2016, 12:08 PM

Holocaust survivor behind generals’ Trump support

Lithuanian-born retired Major General and Holocaust survivor helped initiate recent endorsement of Trump by 88 military leaders.Ron Kampeas, 9/8/2016, 7:41 AM

Trump: Obama, Clinton reduced generals to rubble

Republican presidential nominee blasts Obama and Clinton's policies at televised forum.Ben Ariel, 9/8/2016, 5:09 AM

Retired army generals declare support for Trump

88 retired generals and admirals sign open letter endorsing Republican presidential nominee.Ben Ariel, 9/7/2016, 5:15 AM

Trump: Israel will be destroyed if I'm not elected

In a speech in Cleveland, Republican nominee says if he is not elected president, the Iran nuclear deal will destroy Israel.JTA, 9/7/2016, 4:32 AM

Trump, Clinton talk tough on Iran following report

The Trump and Clinton campaigns issued tough-on-Iran statements following report that negotiators allowed Iran secret loopholes.Ron Kampeas, 9/7/2016, 1:23 AM

CNN poll: Trump closes gap, now leads Clinton

In another twist in rollercoaster campaign, new poll indicates Donald Trump has closed a double-digit gap, and now leads by 2 points.Shai Landesman, 9/6/2016, 5:09 PM

Watch: Clinton has 'allergic reaction' to Trump

Democratic presidential nominee has a bad coughing fit during a rally in Cleveland - which she blames on her Republican rival.Elad Benari, 9/6/2016, 12:37 AM