Ilhan Omar Says Trump 'Fuels Hate Against Muslims' At CAIR BanquetRep. Ilhan Omar continued her criticism of President Donald Trump and Israel while speaking at a banquet over the weekend in California.
Ilhan Omar's Israel Remarks Expose Rift In The Democratic PartyBack in January, the Democrats welcomed their brash young newcomers to Congress with smiles and hugs. That was before the new colleagues dragged the party's simmering divisions over Israel out in the open.
Ilhan Omar's 'Benjamins' Tweet Not A Surprise To Some In MinnesotaAs Ilhan Omar's political star was rising last year on her way to becoming one of the first Muslim women in Congress, several Minnesota Jewish leaders invited her to talk privately about past statements they considered anti-Semitic and anti-Israel. Gathering at a state senator's home, they hoped to get a better sense of her views while expressing their concerns.
Concerns Over Ilhan Omar’s Statements On Israel BoycottCongresswoman-elect Ilhan Omar’s support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel has some in Minnesota’s Jewish community asking questions, as before the election she reportedly called the movement “counteractive” to the goal of a two-state solution.
Minnesotans React To U.S. Embassy Opening In JerusalemWoodbury is about 6,200 miles from Palestine, but both places are home to software manager Sameh Shabaneh.
U.S. Opens New Embassy In Jerusalem, Amid Deadly ProtestsThe relocation of the embassy from Tel Aviv has infuriated the Palestinians, who seek east Jerusalem as a future capital.
Smurfette Removed From Movie Poster In Orthodox Israeli CityIsrael's pious ultra-Orthodox Jewish community has long chafed at public displays of women.
Suspect In US Jewish Center Bomb Threats Arrested In IsraelIsraeli police on Thursday arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers and other institutions in the U.S., marking a potential breakthrough in the case
Trump Accuses Obama Of 'Inflammatory' RoadblocksPresident-elect Donald Trump accused President Barack Obama on Wednesday of throwing up "inflammatory" roadblocks during the transition of power and his administration of treating Israel with "total disdain," further straining the veneer of civility between the incoming and outgoing leaders.
4 Things To Know: Israel Settlements, Betty White & MoreThey include a gesture of exasperation at the number of celebrities who died in 2016, and rumblings of a housing slowdown.
FBI Arrests Wis. Man Said To Be Planning Temple AttackA Milwaukee man faces federal charges after he allegedly purchased two machine guns from undercover agents as part of a plan to attack a Masonic temple.
4 Things To Know: Trump's Israel Trip Delayed, Syrian Refugees In Canada, Playboy & MoreFrom Donald Trump delaying his trip to Israel to Playboy releasing its final nude issue, here's a look at the top four stories from Dec. 11, 2015.
Bachmann Tweet Links Deadly S.C. Floods To U.S. Relationship With IsraelFormer Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann shared a theory on Twitter for why historic and deadly rains have flooded South Carolina. Over the weekend, the former Republican lawmaker and presidential candidate posted, saying: "US turns its back on Israel, disasters following."
Good Question: How Many Nuclear Weapons Still Exist?The United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima 70 years ago Thursday. Estimates of causalities were anywhere between 90,000 and 160,000 people. It was the first nuclear weapon ever used, at a time when the United States was the only country with that capability. All of that has changed.
Obama: Gov. Walker's Approach On Iran Deal Would Embolden EnemiesPresident Barack Obama said Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker would be taking a foolish approach if he follows through with vows to revoke a nuclear deal with Iran if elected president.