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Trump peace plan welcomed by Israelis, rejected by Palestinians

29 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - President Trump unveiled his long-awaited Middle East plan Tuesday, winning praise from Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu but a swift rejection from the Palestinians, who called it “nonsense.”
Trump's plan calls for the eventual creation of a Palestinian state, but it falls far short of minimal Palestinian demands and would leave sizable chunks of the occupied West Bank in Israeli hands, while giving Palestinians portions of southern Israel.
Netanyahu said he would move forward on Sunday and ask his Cabinet to approve plans to annex West Bank territory - an explosive...
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What's in Trump's Middle East peace plan

29 days ago   |   By National Post

More than two years after he first proposed a plan to revive the long-moribund Israeli-Palestinian peace process, U.S. President Donald Trump released details on Tuesday of his proposal to solve a conflict that has frustrated peacemakers for decades.
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Trump leaps into Middle East fray with plan that favors Israel and angers Palestinians

29 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday proposed creating a Palestinian state as part of a Middle East peace solution, drawing Palestinian condemnation for imposing strict conditions and for agreeing to let Israel maintain control of long-contested West Bank settlements.
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Trump's ‘deal of shame' dangerous for Middle East, says Lebanon's Hezbollah

30 days ago   |   By National Post

BEIRUT - Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah group on Tuesday rejected U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East peace plan as a means to destroy Palestinians' rights, and accused Arab states of being complicit in a "deal of shame" that bodes ill for the region.
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Trump's Middle East plan would steal Palestinian land -Turkey

30 days ago   |   By National Post

ANKARA - Turkey dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's Middle East plan on Tuesday as an attempt to steal Palestinian lands and kill off prospects of establishing a Palestinian state alongside Israel.
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Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

Trump scores appeals court victory in sanctuary fight

The Trump administration won a legal fight Wednesday as a federal appeals court panel unanimously ruled that the federal government can require cities and states that receive... Read more ...

California coronavirus patient hospitalized at least a week before diagnosis

California coronavirus patient hospitalized at least a week before diagnosis

SACRAMENTO - The first potential case of coronavirus spread within a U.S. community involves a patient from Solano County in Northern California who has been treated at the... Read more ...

California Patient Contracted Coronavirus From No Known Origin, CDC Says

California Patient Contracted Coronavirus From No Known Origin, CDC Says

The person had not been abroad and had no known contact with an infected person. The agency said it may be the first "community spread" case in the U.S. Read more ...

U.S., South Korea postpone annual military drills due to coronavirus

U.S., South Korea postpone annual military drills due to coronavirus

SEOUL, South Korea - The South Korean and U.S. militaries have postponed their annual joint drills out of concerns over a virus outbreak. Thursday's announcement came after... Read more ...

Lynching Is Finally A Federal Hate Crime 65 Years After Emmett Till's Death

Lynching Is Finally A Federal Hate Crime 65 Years After Emmett Till's Death

The bill, which was named after Till, comes 120 years after Congress first considered anti-lynching legislation and after dozens of similar efforts were defeated. Read more ...

Trump campaign's plan to woo black voters: Retail stores

Trump campaign's plan to woo black voters: Retail stores

President Donald Trump's outreach to African American voters is coming to a storefront near you. As part of an ongoing effort to increase Trump's share of the black vote this... Read more ...

Obama to TV stations: Take down misleading Biden attack ad

Obama to TV stations: Take down misleading Biden attack ad

Former President Barack Obama is sending a cease-and-desist letter to South Carolina TV stations demanding they not air a Republican ad that misuse his words to attack his... Read more ...

Trump puts Pence in charge of coronavirus response

Trump puts Pence in charge of coronavirus response

President Donald Trump appointed his Vice President Mike Pence to lead a task force to combat the spread of the coronavirus. Speaking during a news conference, Trump cited... Read more ...

Biden wins crucial Clyburn endorsement ahead of South Carolina primary

Biden wins crucial Clyburn endorsement ahead of South Carolina primary

South Carolina Rep. Jim Clyburn endorsed Joe Biden's presidential campaign on Wednesday, giving the former vice president a much-needed boost ahead of a Palmetto State primary... Read more ...

Journalists Slam ABC News For Suspending David Wright After Project Veritas...

Journalists Slam ABC News For Suspending David Wright After Project Veritas Sting

The network said it would bar the veteran correspondent from political coverage after he privately criticized President Trump and called himself a socialist. Read more ...