Official optimistic about American aid agreementIsraeli official says gaps between United States and Israel on military aid package are not significant.
House approves defense aid to IsraelHouse of Representatives passes defense spending bill which includes $635.7 million for U.S.-Israel missile defense programs.
MK Dichter to leftist MKs: Stop the hystericsLikud MK Avi Dichter urges leftists to calm down over dispute with the Americans on missile defense aid.
'Missile aid should be part of new deal'Officials in Washington explain the White House's objection to Congressional proposal to increase funding for Israeli missile defense.
Trump: Obama supports Muslims more than IsraelRepublican presidential candidate criticizes Obama when asked to clarify comments that the president identifies with radical Muslims.
Trump: We must strengthen ties with IsraelRepublican presidential candidate says the United States must ensure Israel's security.
Israeli firms made $9.3 billion for MassachusettsStudy finds companies founded by Israelis spurring significant economic growth in the state, outpacing overall state economy.
Rice promises Israel 'largest military aid'Speaking to American Jews in Washington, Obama's security advisor promises extensive military aid to Israel in new package.
Bolton: Rhetoric is cheap, action is realFormer UN Ambassador says the candidates in the election must make clear their commitment to Israel's security.
Sanders: Take the Palestinians into account tooDemocratic presidential candidate says he supports Israel’s right to exist, but stresses the Palestinians must also be considered.
US, Egypt discuss reviving Mideast peace talksKerry indicated support for Egypt-brokered talks in visit earlier this month.
Dennis Ross: Obama distanced himself from IsraelObama’s former Middle East advisor criticizes Obama administration's attitude towards Israel.
'Ya'alon leaving won't affect US aid to Israel'Washington to give Israel 'the biggest aid package in US history' regardless of who replaces Ya'alon.
Lapid: Israel should sign MoU with Washington nowYesh Atid chairman urges the government not to wait until after Obama leaves office to sign agreement on defense aid.
US dodges key questions on Israel-PA relationsWhite House representative declines to commit over Paris peace talks conference, implies support for BDS in cryptic briefing.
Kerry waffles over US attending Paris conferenceUS Secretary of State insists Washington 'supportive' of French initiative forcing Israeli concessions, but refuses to commit.
Danon: PA, not Israel, rejecting peace talksIsrael on alert amid possibility of French-brokered talks, but note lack of leadership purely on PA side.
Senior US official: Senators' letter superfluousLetter signed by 83 senators to urge more aid to Israel won't change anything in practice, senior official claims.
'State Dept. causing Palestinians to avoid talks'MK Michael Oren says American criticism of Israel weakens the confidence of Israelis and also causes the PA to avoid peace talks.
Oren: Obama intentionally sabotaged relationshipEx-ambassador Oren blames 'fabricated' crises created by Obama administration for icy relations between Israel and Washington.
U.S. surprised about Netanyahu canceled visitWhite House spokesman says the Americans learned from the media that Netanyahu is canceling his visit.
Poll: Americans back Israel, divided on PA stateGallup poll shows widest gap in views of Israel to be political, not religious or generational.
Trump: I'm Israel's best friendSpeaking to Israeli newspaper Israel Hayom, Republican frontrunner says his friendship with Israel is stronger than any other candidate's.
Kerry urges signing security MOU with Israel ASAPNetanyahu said has it’s unclear whether the countries will reach agreement during Obama’s term.
Congress moves to 'boost Israel ties, hammer BDS'New resolution to be raised Wednesday demands Obama invest in Israeli technologies, in a slap in the face to boycott movement.
Israel renews import of kosher meat from the USFollowing a decade of no US meat imports, Israel to renew bringing in kosher meat from the country.
US: Bid for Israeli-Arab peace not on the agendaUS State Dept. denies reports John Kerry traveling soon to Israel to broker new peace talks with Palestinians.
'As we defend ourselves, we do not stand alone'PM thanks Obama for his commitment to 'bolster Israel's security' over next decade in recorded remarks at Washington Holocaust ceremony.
NYT editorial praises US envoy, blasts NetanyahuThe New York Times accuses Israel of trying to 'preclude a Palestinian state,' says its response to Shapiro's critiques were 'unfair.'
Netanyahu meets with Biden, Kerry in DavosDespite tension over 'settlements' this week, Israeli PM has 'friendly' meeting with US VP; two discuss Mideast security and strategy.
Roskam demands Kerry reject Israel critcismPeter Roskam says Dan Shapiro's 'troubling' remarks will only serve to 'empower' those who seek to 'delegitimize and marginalize' Israel.
State Department backs Shapiro's criticismState Department spokesman says there was "nothing new" in Ambassador Shapiro's critique of Israeli policy in Judea and Samaria.
PM: US ambassador's remarks are 'unacceptable'Netanyahu's office blasts Dan Shapiro's attempt to fault 'settlements' for stalemate with Palestinians, asserts PA incitement to blame.
US ambassador sparks clash with criticismUS envoy to Israel attacks 'settlement' building, accuses Jewish state of 'two standards of rule of law' in Judea and Samaria.
Shaked tells US to butt out of Israeli legislationShaked asserts 'no cause' for US concerns over her NGO Transparency Law, as Israel is a 'strong democracy.'
US pushes to derail Shaked's Transparency LawIn meeting with Justice Minister, US envoy expresses 'government's concerns' over bill requiring NGOs to declare foreign funding.
Trump: Spying on allies? I'm open to thatTrump responds to report that Obama spied on Netanyahu, says he wouldn't rule that out if it make the United States great.
House Intelligence chair to probe Netanyahu spyingRep. Devin Nunes says his committee will look into report that the NSA spied on Netanyahu after it was supposed to limit such activities.
Report: Obama spied on Netanyahu after NSA reformsWall Street Journal reveals the United States intercepted Netanyahu's calls in order to monitor his campaign against the Iran deal.
Trump says Netanyahu snub was 'inappropriate'Donald Trump says 'it was sort of inappropriate' that Netanyahu condemned his statement on Muslim immigrants.
Rivlin slammed for Obama Hanukkah 'disgrace'Nationalists accuse Rivlin of rewriting story of Maccabees to make it PC, ask him not to attend Haaretz conference tonight.
Huckabee 'ashamed' of US response to Gaza warRepublican candidate meets supporters at home of Rubin Margules, attacks Obama gov't for implying Israel 'invites' attacks.
Obama: 'Peace is distant' but Israel needs to tryObama and Rivlin meet at the White House, where US President stresses 'unbreakable bond' between Israel and US.
Despite controversy, Netanyahu will meet TrumpNetanyahu source confirms visit, notes the PM 'does not agree with everything' Trump has said recently.
Rivlin: Friendship with the U.S. - a deep bondPresident Reuven Rivlin departs on a visit to the United States, where he will meet with President Barack Obama.
Expert: Kerry ignores demographicsFormer Amb. and demographer Yoram Ettinger notes Jewish presence in Israel is stronger than ever - making a 'one-state' solution possible.
'Kerry's acts - a series of mistakes and failures'MK Moti Yogev rips into John Kerry after the Secretary of State says Israel not upholding its responsibility to Palestinian Authority.
US shocked by Ya'alon's criticismDefense Minister says US not doing enough to 'lead fight' against ISIS; surprised US officials won't start debate with Israel on subject.
Israel signs 15-year deal with Pratt & WhitneyUS firm will carry out maintenance of F-15I and F-16I engines, in cooperation with Israeli firms.
Lieberman: Media exaggerates Bibi-Obama hostilityFormer leading Democrat says final 14 months of Obama Admin will see improved ties; launches fierce criticism of White House policy.
'The US fails to understand the Middle East'Former Israeli ambassador to the US warns: Kerry's visit will hurt Israel's security, not help.
Watch: Netanyahu and Kerry meet in Jerusalem'Israel has every right in the world to defend itself,' Kerry states in pivotal press conference.
Kerry returns to Israel after a yearUS Secretary of State will meet with Netanyahu to discuss calming tensions between Israel and Palestinians.
Rubio: Israel's fight against terror same as oursRepublican presidential candidate says the threat to Israel is the same as the threat to Paris and London.
Poll: Israelis mistrust Netanyahu, ObamaMost Israelis believe neither world leader over claims of support for two-state solution, Israeli security.
US won't recognize Israeli rule over GolanObama administration rejects Netanyahu's proposal, claims recognizing Israeli sovereignty over Golan will undermine US relations in Syria.
Netanyahu envisions 'three more Israels'?Outlining vision for countering Iranian conventional threat, prime minister curiously suggests 'Israels' near Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen.