Palestinian president condemns Israeli "massacres", refuses any US peace mediation
SCOTUS rules states can legalize sports betting
"I am here today as a proud American and the grandson of Holocaust survivors," says @jaredkushner
In future it'll be recognized that "the journey to peace started with a strong America recognizing the truth," predicts @jaredkushner
The challenges to peace are numerous but regional and world leaders remain steadfast and believe "it's time to try something better," says @jaredkushner at @usembassyjlm dedication ceremony
In reference to the fatal clashes at the Gaza border, @jaredkushner says "those provoking violence are part of the problem and not part of the solution."
US President's adviser Jared Kushner thanks Donald Trump for the opportunity to be in Jerusalem, calling it "the eternal heart of the Jewish people"
Israel's President Reuven Rivlin thanks all members of the US Congress for their "love and support for Israel"
: "May God bless this embassy, may God bless all who serve there and may God bless the United States of America."
US declares open its embassy in Jerusalem. Ceremony underway
: "The United States will always be a great friend of Israel and a partner in the cause of freedom and peace."
: "Our greatest hope is for peace. The United States remains fully committed to facilitating a lasting peace agreement."
: "Israel is a sovereign nation with the right to determine its own capital. Yet for many years we failed to acknowledge the obvious."
The opening ceremony for the US embassy's move from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem kicks off with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner attending
: "Today we officially open the United States Embassy in Jerusalem."
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Inauguration ceremony of the US Embassy in Jerusalem starts. Ambassador David Friedman drew applause by referring to the city as "Jerusalem, Israel." More:
will welcome United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres to the White House on May 18
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Trump administration officials attended events linked to the inauguration of the American embassy in Jerusalem later today. Meanwhile outside the embassy compound, few people already start gathering to show their support for the move
: U.S. Embassy opening in Jerusalem will be covered live on @FoxNews and @FoxBusiness. Lead up to 9:00 A.M. (eastern) event has already begun. A great day for Israel.
US has lost "mediator role" in Middle East: Erdogan
Ahead of U.S. embassy opening, Netanyahu praises 'exciting day' for Israel
China's foreign ministry said China thinks highly of US' positive attitude regarding the ZTE case, and is working closely with the US to get the Chinese telecom equipment maker back to business
North Korean Embassy in Singapore mum about North Korea-U.S. summit
Russia's Novak plans to discuss U.S. withdrawal from Iran deal with Saudi Falih
North Korea officials visit China ahead of summit with U.S.
2-year-old shot in the leg in SE Washington DC
says whining kids best practice for dealing with @CNN's Jim @Acosta
: So sad to see the Terror Attack in Paris. At some point countries will have to open their eyes and see what is really going on. This kind of sickness and hatred is not compatible with a loving, peaceful, and successful country. Changes to our thought process on terror must be made.
: Remember how badly Iran was behaving with the Iran Deal in place. They were trying to take over the Middle East by whatever means necessary. Now, that will not happen.
: China and the United States are working well together on trade, but past negotiations have been so one sided in favor of China, for so many years, that it is hard for them to make a deal that benefits both countries. But be cool, it will all work out.
US donates 2 military aircrafts to Cameroon
On eve of Israel embassy move, top US officials insist they can still push forward the troubled Israeli-Palestinian peace process
: "Just when you think the @washingtonpost can't get things anymore wrong, they do."
: President Xi of China, and I, are working together to give massive Chinese phone company, ZTE, a way to get back into business, fast. Too many jobs in China lost. Commerce Department has been instructed to get it done.
WH National Security Adviser John Bolton tells permanent, verifiable, and irreversible denuclearization "has to happen before the benefits start to flow" to North Korea. "We want to see the denuclearization process so completely underway that it's irreversible."
Pompeo: U.S. may allow private investment in North Korea if it denuclearizes
US still wants to work with Europeans on new Iran deal: Pompeo
Sanctions on European companies that do business with Iran 'possible,' depends on 'conduct of other governments' - White House Security Adviser Bolton
Iran's foreign minister and president say they hope to keep the nuclear deal alive despite the "violation of morals" by the US when it pulled out of the accord
Donald Trump says that the U.S. is getting a horrible deal in South Korea—but his complaint doesn't take into account the free land-rights use the U.S. has enjoyed in South Korea for decades. Throw that in, and the picture looks very different.
DC police say an adult man was stabbed on W. Street in NW DC on Saturday night. He was conscious and breathing when found.