"You've been an extraordinary champion of the US-Israel alliance," Netanyahu told Pompeo. "I want to thank you and President Trump for everything that you've been doing to support this partnership."
The terrorist who murdered 2 Israelis in a shooting and stabbing attack on Sunday has been neutralized after engaging in a shootout with security forces near Ramalllah. The IDF blew up the house in which the terrorist was hiding, and 11 Arabs were injured as a result of exchanges of fire with the terrorist.
This is the same response after every mass shooting. It sounds good and resonates with an emotionally wounded population, but will it be effective in preventing another such incident or is it simply virtue signaling?
Jesus began His famous Sermon on the Mount by establishing a theme He would return to again and again. “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” Most people read those words with little thought. Some chalk it up to the Lord’s love for the poor. And He does love the poor. But He didn’t say, “Blessed are the poor.” He said, “Blessed are the poor in spirit.”
A dissident organization committed to overthrowing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was behind a raid on the North Korean embassy in Spain last month.
At least 49 people were killed and dozens more injured in mass shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.
We must remember that Islam is not just a religion. It is also a political system — a blueprint for government.
The point of the drill is to showcase Iran’s military prowess. It comes in the wake of a large naval drill in February and frequent new tests of ballistic missiles.
After the massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh last year, it really shouldn’t be a struggle to condemn anti-Semitism. In fact, after the Holocaust, there shouldn’t be any heavy moral lifting at all.
The clashes erupted shortly before 2 pm after a fire erupted inside a police post on the compound, also known as Haram al-Sharif (Noble Sanctuary).
Jordanian King Abdullah II will meet with US Vice President Mike Pence on Monday as the White House continues their efforts to drum up support for the reportedly imminent Middle East peace plan.
Reuters reports that international non-governmental organizations estimate that at least 17 people have died, nine of whom were waiting for emergency medical attention
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah said that Israel is scared of another war with his Lebanese Shiite group and that the United States has placed sanctions because they have “failed in their military campaigns.”
Commercial satellite imagery of a facility near Pyongyang suggests that North Korea is preparing to launch a missile or space rocket in the near future.
The Democrat freshman Representative Ilhan Omar (D-Minn) has proven again and again her anti-Semitic bent by caricaturing American citizens who support Israel of harboring dual loyalties.
Why would Jesus bother to die a horribly painful, cruel, and humiliating death on the cross if we could be good enough on our own?
Once again Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has found herself entangled peddling trash talking points that many have rightfully said is grounded in anti-Semitism.
A Cybersecurity firm says the attacks began a year and a half ago amid heightened tensions between Washington and Pyongyang.
Nearly 50 more members, including 11 kids, of a Chinese megachurch closed down by the communist government in December were arrested at two different venues last Sunday.
The United States is expected to move ahead with a downgrade of its mission to Palestinian Arabs on Monday by merging its Jerusalem consulate with the embassy to Israel.
After the United Kingdom outlawed all of the terrorist entity Hezbollah last week, Germany’s government refused to ban the political wing of the Lebanese Shi’ite organization.
The US State Department has posted a reward of up to $1 million for an "identification or location" which helps them capture Osama bin Laden's son, senior al Qaeda operative Hamza bin Laden.
Only the voters will decide if I remain in office, not bureaucrats, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said after the Attorney General announced his intention to indict the premier on multiple charges of fraud and breach of trust, and one bribery charge.
Facebook has banned conservative political activist Tommy Robinson, the founder of the English Defense League, for his repeated criticism of Islam and the mainstream media.
Redefining success, President Trump headed to his second meeting with Kim Jong Un, determined to tamp down expectations that he'll achieve big strides toward denuclearization.
Jared Kushner unveiled the general themes of President Trump's peace plan, saying it would put a big emphasis on improving the conditions of both Israelis and Palestinians.
The former head of Venezuela’s intelligence services revealed powerful ties between President Maduro and the terrorist group.
A Venezuelan Navy vessel threatened to "open fire" on a ship carrying humanitarian aid that was dispatched and financed by Puerto Rico's government.
Last week, 4,000 participants from 140 nations gathered in Dubai for the annual World Government Summit where actor Harrison Ford called global warming a moral crisis.
The Trump administration released its long-awaited action expected to reduce Planned Parenthood’s federal tax subsidies.
Jerusalem Arabs pray near Gate of Mercy to protest its continued closure by Israeli authorities.
A US biotechnology giant has decided to stop selling genetic sequencing equipment to the Chinese who have used it to persecute the local Muslim population.
A group of Palestinians are seeking civil damages claiming support for genocide against tycoon Sheldon Adelson, and megachurch pastor John Hagee.
2,000 gathered in Jerusalem for 'City of Light' march in memory of Israeli teen slain in brutal stabbing.
The Palestinian Authority warned that Israel was “playing with fire” after clashes erupted at the Temple Mount in Jerusalem over the closure of the Golden Gate site, also known as the Gate of Mercy, to Muslim worshipers.
I’m concerned when Christian ministers tell people to stay away from the topic of prophecy. But I’m also concerned when precious brothers and sisters in Christ look at prophecy with terror. How do we wait for the Lord? Eagerly! How do we feel about the Lord’s appearing? We love it!
Ben Franklin once said we have a republic, if we can keep it. And that has been the question ever since. Can we keep it?
President Trump said every child that is born is created in the image of God and all deserve the right to reach their full potential.
Speaking from the Rose Garden, President Trump made his case for declaring a national emergency and blasted the media for failing to cover Americans killed by illegal aliens.
The president has said that move would give him power to divert money from other budget projects into wall building.
'Apologies are no longer enough. That is why I am calling on my fellow Jews to join me in pulling our support from the Democratic Party.'
Will she make more anti-Semitic statements? Will the sun rise? Omar’s apology was more of an admission that she had gotten caught than a sign of a genuine change of heart.
That Rep. Ilhan Omar, has made another statement peddling an anti-Semitic trope on Twitter wasn't particularly surprising. Her anti-Semitism has been obvious to any honest observer ever since she became a public figure.
The support for a boycott of Israel by the first two Muslim women in the US Congress has opened a breach in the Democratic Party.
The Israeli Police arrested a Palestinian man near Ramallah over the weekend suspected of brutally murdering Ori Ansbacher, 19.
Amnesty International has been exposed as an anti-Semitic movement which officially endorses the BDS movement against Israel.
“Let’s be clear, the Green New Deal is a trojan horse for socialism,” said the House GOP statement. “This resolution makes promises of new jobs, free college, and prosperity while calling for policies that we know will bankrupt our economy."
Treating the Maduro regime as illegitimate, sanctioning its top officials, and sending aid despite a blockade will hasten its demise and speed the transition to democratic governance.
North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs remain intact and the country is working to make sure those capabilities cannot be destroyed by any military strikes.
Palestinian terror organizations, such as Hamas and the PFLP (Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine), have infiltrated civil society organizations in recent years in order to advance the boycott of Israel as part of the overall strategy of its struggle against Israel.
A Venezuelan air force general became the country’s first senior military official to defect, announcing support for mass protests to oust the socialist dictator.
The Trump administration was right to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty. But it's inaccurate to say the U.S. is scrapping the treaty. Russia scrapped it years ago.
Mike Pompeo announced that the US will withdraw from the landmark 1987 arms control accord in six months if Moscow does not end its alleged violation of the pact.
Venezuela has arrested foreign journalists and a driver in the latest arrests of reporters covering US-backed efforts to overthrow President Maduro.
Putin has vowed to support his South American "strategic partner" and warned of the "catastrophic" consequences if the US were to send military assistance.
Extremely cold, potentially record-breaking temperatures threaten the Midwest after a powerful snowstorm pounded the region overnight.
The US has agreed to the outlines of a peace deal with the Taliban that includes the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan in exchange for a guarantee that terrorist groups will not be permitted to take route in the vacated region.
Hezbollah's leader added the group now had precision rockets that could strike deep into Israel.
The violent riots along the Gaza border continued, after Hamas threatened to “immediately retaliate” to any Israeli “aggression”.
The Israeli military accused the Iran-backed Palestinian Islamic Jihad terror group of efforts to “destabilize” the situation in the Gaza Strip.
Putin and Erdogan meet in Moscow in the wake of US decision to withdraw forces from Syria.
Juan Guaidó declared himself interim president of Venezuela, called for new elections and put himself on a collision course with Nicolás Maduro.
The Supreme Court will allow President Trump’s ban on transgender people in the military to go into effect in a 5-4 decision
Martin Luther King Jr. once said "When people criticize Zionists they mean Jews, You are talking anti-Semitism."
Russia has deployed an arsenal of nuclear missiles close to the border of Ukraine.
Bible prophecy is being fulfilled in dramatic, even spectacular ways. That’s good news because it means that the return of Jesus is getting closer. But the Bible makes it clear that the buildup to Christ’s return will be anything but pleasant. At some point, those of us who are in Christ will be raptured out of here. But between now and the rapture, difficulties will increase. America’s power and influence may be destroyed even sooner than we had imagined.
Is Europe increasingly behaving in neocolonialist ways?
When it comes to prophecy, your friends may say they’ve heard it all before. But that, too, is a sign of the end times.
President Donald Trump promised thousands of pro-life advocates at the March for Life that he will veto any legislation that may weaken federal pro-life policy.
The nation of Israel must be ready to confront Iran directly and invade the Islamic Republic to stop it from forcing its way into Syria.
By 2020 North Korea could possess as many as 100 nuclear warheads, allowing it to pursue war strategies that could hold South Korea and the US hostage.
Benjamin Netanyahu said that Iran's failed attempt to launch a satellite into orbit was a first stage in an effort to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile and warned that Israel would continue its offensive policy against Tehran's entrenchment in Syria.
The leader of Hezbollah hasn't been seen for over two months, prompting many to speculate about his health, which some say has been swiftly deteriorating.
Following a September mortar attack near the US embassy in Baghdad that Washington blamed on Iran, John Bolton and the NSC he leads requested that the Pentagon provide options for striking Iran.
The two newly elected Muslim darlings of the Democratic Party have more ego than intellect and more hatred for Israel than love for America.
'We don’t think he’s suitable as a practicing Muslim to be vice chair,' precinct chairman Dorrie O’Brien posted online. 'not ALL Republicans in Tarrant County think Islam is safe or acceptable.'
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reiterated America’s backing of Israel’s efforts to counter Iran in the region.
Walls themselves are not good or bad. No walls will be judged by God someday for their sins. But the people who make them – or don’t make them – will indeed be judged.
Turkey's President Erdogan issued a blunt put-down against John Bolton over his pledges to ensure Turkish nonaggression against Kurds who fought against ISIS.
The "deal of the century" will be delayed for several months.
Mahmoud Abbas said that he means to re-examine agreements signed with Israel, even considering ending them.
The Trump administration should be allowed to implement its ban on individuals suffering from gender dysphoria serving in the military, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled.
Iran's Police Chief has told the Palestinian Islamic Jihad leader that his forces are prepared to offer training to the "Palestinian Resistance Front."
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif mockingly suggested that Israel and the US should leave planet Earth, in a tweet after the two countries withdrew from the UN’s cultural agency on Monday.
UN cultural agency’s efforts to convince Washington and Jerusalem fail; ‘we aren’t going to be a member of an organization that deliberately acts against us,’ Israeli envoy says
Facebook apologized to Rev. Franklin Graham for temporarily banning his page over a 2016 post about transgender bathroom use and Bruce Springsteen.
US officials are on alert after Russian President Vladimir Putin revealed plans to send supersonic nuclear bombers to its closest military base to the American mainland.
Political correctness should not get in the way of action aimed at helping Christians on the verge of extinction in the Middle East.
A caravan of migrants, estimated at up to 15,000 people, is set to depart from Honduras in mid-January a few months after the previous caravan.
“I spoke with Bibi,” Trump continued. “I told Bibi, ‘you know we give Israel 4.5 billion dollars a year. And they are doing very well at defending themselves.”
Russia is trialling a nuclear-capable drone capable of triggering deadly 300ft high tsunamis capable of devastating US coastal cities such as Los Angeles and San Diego.
One of the fashionable memes of the season offered by our more educated elite is the mocking of “the war on Christmas.” In their view, Christmas faces little meaningful social constraint.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the parties in his coalition decided to disperse the Knesset this week and initiate an early general election in April 9th. "With God's help, we will win," Netanyahu said.
Scores were left dead and hundreds more injured in Indonesia as a tsunami hit the island nation following a volcanic eruption.
The Bible’s description of the end times shows a world where massive waves of migration will be increasingly common.
On its face, Trump’s announcement that he is pulling US forces out of Syria seems like an unfriendly act toward Israel. But it isn’t.
Almost everyone occasionally feels a kind of emptiness during the holiday season. Part of the problem is that our expectations for Christmas are so high. We are flooded with a tsunami of advertising where people find perfect joy and fulfillment because of the gifts they buy or receive. Gift giving is a great part of Christmas — especially if it reminds us of the ultimate Gift. But ever newer and better products will not satisfy the yearning for a real Christmas.
For Israel, America's disengagement was predictable and could provide Iran with greater room to maneuver and engage in threatening actions.
"We will continue to act in Syria to prevent Iran’s effort to militarily entrench itself against us. We are not reducing our efforts, we will increase our efforts,” Netanyahu said.
The question is especially important in light of the rise of serious Israel critics such as Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders as possible Democratic presidential nominees.
Haley slammed the U.N. as “hopelessly biased” against Israel in what is likely to be her last appearance at the Security Council -- and teased the Trump administration's Middle East peace plan.
Russia will receive roughly 100 new pieces of armament including thermonuclear armed intercontinental ballistic missiles by the end of 2018.
The tunnel was discovered as part of Operation Northern Shield, launched by the IDF to expose and neutralize Hezbollah tunnels snaking across the border into Israel under the security fence.
Latest satellite imagery shows hundreds of Russian tanks just over 10 miles from the Ukraine border.
Despite 100 years of research, baby stem cells have yet to live up to the miracle cures researchers have promised.
Two Israelis were killed and two seriously injured in a second shooting attack near a bus stop in the West Bank.
7 Israeli civilians were wounded after Palestinian terrorists in a white sedan sprayed a group of people waiting at a bus stop with automatic machine gun fire.
Hezbollah has been releasing footage of IDF troops, while Israel published a recording of the sounds of tunnel diggings.
The Supreme Court will not hear Kansas and Louisiana’s appeals defending their efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, effectively forcing taxpayer funding of abortion to continue.
"We must trust the IDF and its strength, we know what to do. It does not mean that we want a war, but if we have one, we will return Lebanon to the Stone Age."
Hamas taunted the U.S. after the U.N. failed this week to adopt a U.S. resolution condemning the group’s rocket attacks against Israel.
Many of the sites have names that include buzz words within the news industry, an easy sell for Iranian propagandists.
As Washington tries to build an economic wall around Venezuela, President Nicolás Maduro keeps digging tunnels.
An IDF commander demanded that UNIFIL neutralize the tunnels on the Lebanon border.
Miss Spain Ángela Ponce, who was born male, is the favorite to win Miss Universe according to the gambling odds.
Israel says it is blocking tunnels dug into its territory by Hezbollah which were to be used to take Israeli citizens hostage.
The UN approved six anti-Israel resolutions including two that ignored Jewish ties to the Temple Mount.
There are fears in Ukraine that a Russian invasion is imminent, as they implement a shock ban against Russian men from entering the country.
Putin offered Israel a deal which would see Iranian-backed forces removed from Syria in return for relief from US sanctions on Iran.
No matter what advocates claim, in the end, assisted suicide will eventually lead to the most vulnerable among us being pressured to die.
Two new Syrian military divisions, trained and led by officers of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard have been mobilized on Syria’s borders.
It has been clear from the outset that President Trump was determined not to permit this invasion of our borders and our nation.
Ukraine's navy says Russia has fired on and seized three of its vessels off the coast of the annexed Crimea, in a major escalation of tensions.
President Trump has won the support of Mexico for a plan to remake U.S. border policy by requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their claims move through U.S. courts.
Satanists are taking pleasure in the slaying of a U.S. Christian missionary by an uncontacted tribe.
Like many other aspects of our culture, the secularization of this once consecrated holiday has descended into a shallow form of itself.
An estimated 85,000 children under the age of five have starved to death over the last three years as a result of Yemen’s civil war.
Corbyn projects Israel as being a brutal oppressive regime carrying out racist policies by stealing the land of the deprived Palestinian Arabs.
The Mossad provided intelligence to Argentina which helped successfully thwart a Hezbollah plot to attack Jewish community centers.
President Trump will meet with his top foreign policy advisers to talk about the release of his Israeli-Palestinian peace plan.
Four freshmen congresswomen represent a challenge to support for Israel within the Democratic Party.
The Bible gives us clear signs regarding the end of this age. With those signs being fulfilled on every side, the days of business as usual have gone away. These are not ordinary times.
Hamas leader Yahya Sinwar threatens Israel: If we are attacked, we will let the barrage on Tel Aviv do the talking.
Israel does not seek to overthrow the Hamas regime in Gaza.
Avigdor Lieberman resigned from his post as defense minister in protest of the latest ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, criticizing it as a "capitulation to terrorism."
Israel and Hamas have agreed to hold fire. In response Israel said it reserves its freedom to act.
Large portions of the population, in the U.S. and even in Israel, have lost faith in the stories the media tells us.
It’s often said that you can judge a man by his friends, but you can judge him even more by his enemies.
Until Tuesday’s election, Never Trump Republicans held the balance of power in the Senate. They no longer do. Trump now can trust the support of a secure majority of senators for his appointments.
After Egypt reportedly rescinds invitation of Brazilian foreign minister in protest, President-elect Jair Bolsonaro's son, Eduardo, the plan is still on.
In Mexico, Venezuela, Brazil, and other countries, violence has become a significant factor in elections. And now the United States stands oh-so-close to that same terrible reality.
French President Emmanuel Macron said China and Russia were becoming increasingly powerful, while the erratic Donald Trump could not be relied upon for defense.
“I understand how the enemies have plotted against the Iranian people and I would like to stay alongside you to stop their plots.”
No land — not least the USA — is obligated to accept these people. They have no right to live anywhere else without their destination nation’s permission.
Dozens of American spies were killed in Iran and China after a flawed communications service that allowed foreign foes to see what the agents were up to using Google.
The Trump administration will reimpose the rest of the sanctions lifted under the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with early next week.
U.S. military officials are painting a grim picture of growing Iranian influence, achieved in part by Iran’s proxy Hezbollah paying rebel commanders formerly supported by the United States to switch sides.
Asia Bibi is free! Chief Justice Saqib Nasir has given the order to release her as soon as possible, and she has been found not guilty of all charges of blasphemy.
The recent fighting is tied to a power struggle between Islamic Jihad and Hamas over credit for the border protests along the Gaza-Israel border fence.
American Christian leaders and megachurch pastors have condemned and expressed their solidarity with the victims and families of the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh.
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Sunday said the migrant caravan marching through Mexico to the U.S. is “not getting in.” “There a legal way to get into this country. Those who choose to enter illegally will be stopped.”
Thirty Hamas rockets were fired on Israel and 10 were intercepted by the Iron Dome system. In response, The IDF attacked 80 targets in Gaza.
An Egypt brokered understanding may have been reached that would end the Gaza border riots and the launching of incendiary devices against Israel.
At least 800 US troops will be sent to the US-Mexico border in response to the caravan of thousands of migrants headed for America.
Half the population of war-torn Yemen - 14 million people - are facing "pre-famine conditions", the UN has warned.
Dems don't want a solution to the escalating problem of illegal immigration because it doesn't serve their political ambitions.
As the massive migrant caravan pushes toward the southern U.S. border, a second group of about 1,000 people from Honduras is rushing to join the main group.
Officials are warning that the illegal immigrant caravan heading toward the US could be exploited by cartels.
This week's rocket fire left little doubt as to the fact that the decision on whether we are headed for calm or an escalation in Gaza is entirely in Hamas' hands.
Farrakhan tweeted a video clip of a speech he gave earlier this week. The caption read: "I'm not an anti-Semite. I'm anti-Termite."
Interior Minister Aryeh Deri slammed the Supreme Court's ruling permitting BDS activist Lara Alqasem to study in Hebrew University.
The UN General Assembly voted 146-3 to place the “State of Palestine” at the head of a group of 134 member nations, known as the Group of 77 and China.
Guatemalan authorities have warned they will not let the group pass, but the migrants sang the chanted, “Yes, we can.”
Yemen could be facing the worst famine in 100 years if airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition are not halted, the UN has warned.
The High Court of Justice froze the deportation of alleged BDS activist Lara Alqasem less than one hour before a lower court deadline.
Freed American pastor Andrew Brunson met and prayed with President Trump in the Oval Office, thanking him for having "really fought for us", a day after his release from house arrest in Turkey.
Despite a guilty verdict sentencing him to 3 years, 1 month, and 15 days in prison, Andrew Brunson may return home to the United States as soon as today due to good behavior and time already served.
An Israeli official said that Lara Alqasem should recant her opinions and actions supporting BDS if she wants to be let into the country.
After the nastiest Supreme Court confirmation battle in US history, Trump’s pick, Brett Kavanaugh, was finally confirmed to the high court and sworn in as its 9th justice.
While some beliefs are harmless, others are delusional, misguided, and even outright dangerous.
Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian teenager who served time in prison after being convicted of attacking an IDF soldier, is now taking a victory lap around Europe and receiving the enthusiastic welcome reserved for cultural heroes.
The moment that Ari Fuld was stabbed in the back at an Israeli mall, he could have fallen to the ground and waited for medical help to arrive. But Fuld wasn’t thinking of himself.
Syria’s Foreign Minister declared that Damascus aims to recapture the Golan Heights territory from Israel after Syrian regime forces have retaken areas opposite the Israeli border.
Mike Pompeo is pulling out of a 63-year-old treaty with Iran just hours after a UN tribunal ruled the US must roll back some of the sanctions it has imposed on Tehran.
Russia must halt its covert development of a banned cruise missile system or the US will seek to destroy it before it becomes operational, Washington’s envoy to NATO said.
After nearly 14 months of NAFTA renegotiations, Donald Trump has renegotiated NAFTA.
Israel plans to share recently obtained intelligence on covert Iranian nuclear activity, as well as on its efforts to arm its Lebanese proxy Hezbollah.
The Chinese government is supervising a five-year plan to make Christianity more compatible with socialism in which there will be a "rewrite" of the Bible, a prominent religious freedom activist has told Congress.
Mahmoud Abbas, the aging president of the not-quite-state of Palestine, aims to lead a worldwide anti-Trump resistance movement.
The Bible addresses a whole range of issues that are pertinent to our lives. All those things need to be taught.
Brett Kavanaugh accused Democrats of leveraging anti-Trump sentiment following the bruising 2016 presidential election into a smear campaign designed to tarnish his reputation and sink his confirmation.
President Donald Trump said he’d prefer to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict by creating two separate states, re-aligning himself with the traditional U.S. position on an eventual peace deal.
The entire world listens as US President Donald Trump takes center stage at the United Nations General Assembly.
Russia vowed to upgrade Syria’s anti-air defense network, following the downing of a Russian military aircraft in Syrian airspace last week.
I have spent the last six decades telling anyone who will listen that we are living in the final stretch to the end of this Age of Grace.
To the horror of President Trump’s detractors, thus far, none of the dire predictions have come to pass.
Iran continues to wreak havoc in the Middle East by allowing Al Qaeda to maintain a "facilitation base" within the Islamic Republic's borders.
Russian airplane was shot down by Syrian anti-aircraft artillery, as Syrian forces mistook it for an Israeli aircraft.
Still stranded by Florence's epic floods days after the hurricane hit North Carolina, Wilmington residents lined up by the hundreds for free food.
Hurricane Florence, now downgraded to a tropical depression, began its second week of impacts with much of the same – flooding that cut off entire towns and water rescues in parts of the Carolinas that have been inundated. The death toll blamed on Hurricane Florence stands at 13 in North Carolina and 6 in South Carolina.
Florence's heavy rain will continue to soak the Carolinas, western Virginia and eastern West Virginia into Monday. Major to record river flooding is forecast in parts of the Carolinas, rivaling Hurricane Matthew (2016) or Hurricane Floyd (1999) in some locations.
Mortally wounded terror victim Ari Fuld chased his attacker, jumping over a short stone wall and shooting him, before collapsing on the pavement.
The National Hurricane Center said Florence’s eyewall made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, early Friday morning, with estimated maximum winds of 90 mph. Given the storm's size and sluggish track, it could cause epic damage akin to what Texas saw during Harvey.
Florence is now 300 miles wide. “Florence is a large hurricane,” said the National Hurricane Center. “Hurricane-force winds (74-95 mph) extend outward up to 80 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds (39 to 73 mph) extend outward up to 195 miles.”
Hurricane Florence continues to be a dangerous Category 4 storm. The National Weather Service says it "will likely be the storm of a lifetime for portions of the Carolina coast." The storm started to track south Wednesday morning, but an official with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) said the storm will still hit the North Carolina coast like a Mike Tyson punch.
David Friedman said he could not see an administration from either party reversing US President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
A German official is describing Sweden's election as a "turning point" for Sweden and Europe.
The Trump administration held several meetings with a group of dissident military officers in Venezuela who claimed they were planning a coup to overthrow President Nicolás Maduro.
Isaiah (43:5) wrote, “I will bring your descendants from the east, And gather you from the west . . . bring My sons from afar, and My daughters from the ends of the earth.”
President Trump is strategically pressuring the PA to return to talks by squeezing US aid to the fragile body.
Let's learn from their mistake, not emulate it.
Nike debuted a new ad featuring former NFL player and original anthem protester Colin Kaepernick. The ad comes days before the season begins.
Israel is not behind what Palestinian President Abbas said was a US-backed peace plan based on a Palestinian confederation with Jordan.
John McCain's eight decade journey as a servant of his country came to its final resting place as he was buried at the U.S. Naval Academy.
Russia has claimed that they had intelligence that Syrian rebels were about to gas their own people in their last stronghold as part of a “false flag” operation to frame the Syrian government.
Prime Minister Netanyau has praised the United States' decision to cut it’s funding to the Palestinian aid group as a positive step forward in the peace process.
Before his body is transported to the East Coast for burial, Arizonans will have the opportunity to honor their senator in Phoenix.
People all have their own ideas on religious faith. And, invariably, they see their ideas as superior to competing ones. But it isn’t just in areas of faith where people believe in the superiority of their own ideas.
“It’s a big day for trade,” said US President Donald Trump. “It’s a big day for our country.”
John McCain, a former Vietnam POW and Navy pilot, was a powerful figure in Washington in his six terms as Arizona senator and twice ran for president.
Russia may deploy nuclear weapons to Syria in response to the US policy of imposing sanctions over Moscow crossing “red lines”, a senior Russian lawmaker has warned.
A nurse for aid group Doctors Without Borders launched a terror attack on Israeli troops near the Gaza border, shooting and throwing an explosive device at soldiers before being shot dead.
The UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, declared last Friday that the Gaza Palestinians, who have been violently attempting to infiltrate the Israeli border to "kill the Jews" and "burn the Jews," are the victims and in need of armed security.
Campaigners are battling to save the life of the first woman in Saudi Arabia to be sentenced to death for her political activities.
Hamas has pledged its support for Jeremy Corbyn amid growing concerns of the Labour leader's ties to the Islamist terror group.
As part of an attempt to stop skyrocketing inflation, the country is issuing a new fiat currency called the "sovereign bolivar," which will be backed by a cryptocurrency.
The accumulated deterrence achieved in the three previous rounds of widescale fighting between Israel and Hamas has come temporarily to an end. In retrospect, it was a winning streak, with every round securing greater deterrence.
Humanism is the moral language of our culture.
China’s military is “likely training for strikes” against U.S. targets in the Pacific.
A Turkish court has rejected an appeal to release American Andrew Brunson and lift his travel ban.
The cease-fire between Israel and Hamas went into effect Wednesday, following the approval of the security cabinet ministers.
The US voiced deep suspicion over Russia's pursuit of new space weapons, including a mobile laser system to destroy satellites in space.
FBI agent Peter Strzok has been fired from the FBI for anti-Trump text messages he sent his mistress and colleague Lisa Page during the 2016 presidential election.
Israel will restore total quiet to its southern region near the border with the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed.
President Erdogan told Turks to exchange gold and dollars into lira, with the country's currency in free fall after President Trump doubled tariffs on metals imports.
Mike Pence announced plans to establish a “Space Force” by 2020, which would be the first new defense branch since the Air Force was created in 1947.
The father of a missing 3-year-old who was arrested at a New Mexico compound linked to "extremist Muslims" last week was training children to commit school shootings.
China is in the midst of an “ambitious new effort” to lesson or even eradicate the influence of Christianity and religion from the country.
President Trump signed an executive order reimposing many sanctions on Iran, saying the U.S. policy is to levy "maximum economic pressure" on the country.
British Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn acknowledged that anti-Semitism has surfaced in the party and apologized for “the hurt that has been caused to many Jewish people."
QAnon is the latest in a string of conspiracy ideas that take hold of the public’s imagination in times of social stress and technological change.
The Hamas delegation that arrived in Gaza will discuss a ceasefire agreement with Israel that includes the improvement of living conditions in the strip as well as a sea port and an airport in Egypt.
Israel will help break any blockade that Iran tries to enforce.
Russia claims Iranians and other Shi'ite elements withdrew their heavy weapons to a distance of 85 km from the border, but Iranian advisors remain.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the creation of a Religious Liberty Task Force that will work to “fully implement” the department’s religious liberty guidance.
Russia cannot compel Iranian forces to quit Syria, Moscow's ambassador to Tel Aviv said on Monday, rebuffing Israel's long-standing demand.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Likud ministers he expected them to express "unreserved and unapologetic" support for the controversial nation-state law.
Clashes broke out Friday at the end of Muslim prayers on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem when worshipers hurled projectiles at police at the holy site.
As a senior Hamas leader speaks with the U.N., various Palestinian factions meet to devise a plan.
North Carolina pastor, Andrew Brunson, has been released from prison in Turkey, and placed in house arrest.
The IDF downed a Syrian Sukhoi fighter jet with two Patriot missiles launched from Safed after the jet penetrated two kilometers into Israeli airspace.
In an all caps tweet US President Donald Trump told Iran to 'never, ever threaten the United States again.'
A ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has largely held after the killing of an Israeli soldier a day earlier stoked fears of war in Gaza. Israel pounded the Gaza Strip throughout Friday, killing three militants, after the soldier was shot dead by Palestinian sniper fire.
The Israel Air Force launched a major wave of strikes at Hamas targets across the Gaza Strip on Friday evening.
Israel’s Knesset passed a law on Thursday to declare that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country.
“Designer babies” may be a thing of the not too distant future in the United Kingdom after a prominent ethics group urged more research on the impact of genetically altering human beings.
Meanwhile, the expected criticisms being aimed at President Trump from the Left are, as usual, completely ignorant about what is really at stake.
President Trump mentioned that his Russian counterpart “has an interesting idea” about the investigation into hacking the U.S. election.
A cease-fire that ended a 24-hour round of fighting between Israel and Hamas appears to be in effect.
Israel unleashed its biggest air strikes on the Gaza Strip since a 2014 war Saturday, killing two Palestinians, while dozens of rockets targeted Israel.
Elements of Iran’s clandestine services are making increasingly bold and potentially dangerous moves across Europe and Africa.
Guess who is fiercely opposed to any attempt to resolve the "humanitarian and economic crisis" in the Gaza Strip, home to some two million Palestinians?
President Trump landed at the NATO summit in Brussels with an America-First determination the likes of which allies have never experienced — or expected — from a U.S. leader.
"We are making these drugs for Satan America and the Jews. If we cannot kill them with guns, so we will kill them with drugs."
A group of activists in Gaza are seeking to set sail to “break the siege” of Gaza, they claimed on Monday. The activists timed their sailing to take place after months of the ‘Great March of Return’ failed to make much of an impact.
An Israeli minister entered the Temple Mount, the first such visit since Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lifted a three-year ban.
The Syrian rebels in southern Syria reached an agreement with Russia. However, for Israel, the deal may not bring peace.
A poll finds that majority of general public in PA would prefer the leader of a Palestinian uprising jailed for life by Israel, over the reigning President Mahmoud Abbas.
After more than seven years of fighting alongside the Assad regime in Syria, the Iran-backed terrorist group Hezbollah is highly unlikely to make an easy exit from the war-torn territory.
The Founders of the American Experiment crafted a government whose authority, at its heart, flowed from certain fundamental, biblical truths, not a person or personality.
In its 2018 budget, the Palestinian Authority allocated around $360 million to two institutions that reward convicted terrorists imprisoned in Israel, released terrorists and families of terrorists.
North Korea has recently expanded a factory complex in the eastern city of Hamhung that produces key engines for solid-fuel ballistic missiles.
The Israeli army reinforced troops on the Golan Heights near the border with Syria.
The United States is no longer pressing the Israeli government to offer concessions or symbolic ‘gestures’ to the Palestinian Authority, marking a stark contrast with past US administrations.
Five people were killed and several others were “gravely injured” in a shooting at the Capital Gazette in Anne Arundel County.
Without Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, the court will be split between four liberal justices who were appointed by Democratic presidents and four conservatives who were named by Republicans.
Republicans have quietly imposed a new tax on churches, synagogues and other nonprofits.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is taking on extensive new executive powers following his election victory.
Presidential advisor Jared Kushner said the administration will soon present its Israeli-Palestinian peace plan, with or without input from Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
Top adviser to Iran’s Supreme Leader warns the United States that Syria and Eastern Euphrates will be another Vietnam.
Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan said that Israel may be forced to launch a “large-scale military operation” in the Gaza Strip in response to continued launching of burning kites into Israel.
Some 45 rockets were fired from Gaza toward Israel overnight after the Israeli military struck Hamas infrastructure in the Strip.
Latex condoms and helium balloons with IEDs attached are flying further into Israel.
After the arrest of British free speech activist Tommy Robinson, The United Kingdom, once dedicated to the values of freedom, has taken a path toward authoritarian government and away from freedom.
As we celebrate Fathers' Day let's remember the important role all fathers play in the family and pray that all fathers will take their responsibilities seriously and help make the world a better place for everyone.
Negotiating with a deadly enemy is a kind of dance. You step forward; you step back. You move to the right, and then to the left. You watch your partner, and you watch that partner closely. You react, then the other side reacts. When it’s all over, you hope your deadly enemy will be less deadly, and maybe not even an enemy.
The Israeli Air Force bombed and destroyed a Hamas underwater terror tunnel.
Former FBI Director James Comey was “insubordinate” in handling the probe into Hillary Clinton, damaging the bureau and the Justice Department’s image of impartiality.
President Donald Trump claimed that "there is no longer a nuclear threat" from Pyongyang after arriving back in Washington from his trip to Singapore where he participated in a one-day summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
President Donald Trump announced he was halting annual U.S.-South Korean military drills, and wants to remove the 28,500 US troops stationed in the South.
A new genetic study showing that 90% of animals appeared on the Earth simultaneously and at the same time as humans affirms the biblical account of creation.
Putting Russia back in the mix of members presumably would mean less progressive nonsense and more discussion of actual strategic issues. A better path would be to recognize that the G-7 has outlived its purpose.
It was a clever move, whipping out the boogeyman of the left as a sort of agenda item, in a bid to teach those unruly leftist partners some manners.
Iranian troops, advisers and Iran-affiliated Shi'ite militias have been instrumental in preserving President Bashar Assad's regime in the midst of Syria's ongoing civil war.
Those launching floating bombs should be treated no differently than hostile armed combatants.
Increasing drug use is one of the signs of the end times.
The US Supreme Court on Monday upheld the rights of a Colorado baker to refuse to make a wedding cake for gay men on religious grounds.
A generational divide is opening up among evangelical Christians in the US over supporting Israel.
China, France and Russia were among the 10 countries that voted in favor of the draft.
Moscow has given its consent to Israeli military strikes deep in Syrian territory.
The Red Cross warned that Gaza was facing an "epic" crisis, after weeks of violence has left more than 13,000 Palestinians wounded, overwhelming an already disastrously weak health system.
Hamas says militant groups in Gaza will commit to a ceasefire as long as Israel does.
Syrian government troops should be the only ones present on the country’s southern border, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
Memorial Day began after the Civil War as a day to decorate the graves of fallen Union soldiers.
Israel and Iran engaged over the weekend in indirect negotiations in Jordan regarding fighting in southwestern Syria. The Iranians pledged not to participate in expected battles in Syria between Assad’s forces and rebel groups, and Israel has indicated that it will not intervene in the battles that do not involve Hezbollah in the tri-border area.
Leading pro-life campaigners from around the world are dismayed at the results from Ireland today, which show that the long-time pro-life nation has abandoned its legal protections for unborn children as old as 6 months.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un held a secret two-hour meeting on Saturday in an attempt to salvage the cancelled summit meeting between President Trump and Kim, South Korean spokesman Yoon Young-chan announced.
Israeli Intelligence Minister Israel Katz says US recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights is now "topping the agenda" in bilateral diplomatic talks with the United States, predicting US assent could come within months.
Kim Jong Un is apparently concerned that the trip to Singapore may leave his government vulnerable to a military coup or that other hostile actors might try to depose him.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for all countries "to follow America's lead" in taking a hard line with Iran, including implementing tough sanctions.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued a steep list of demands that he said should be included in a nuclear treaty with Iran to replace the Obama-era deal.
Pope Francis reportedly told a gay man from Chile that God made him that way and loves him the way he is.
Gaza is an ongoing humanitarian disaster.
Yahya Sinwar, the Israel-loathing terror group's Gaza leader, has a reputation as a particularly notorious killer. But after Monday's deadly clashes, he clamped down.
What did Hamas think would happen, and did it accomplish what it wanted?
“This brave decision by President Trump is a direct result of millions of Christians in America taking their Biblical support and turning it into real political action.”
There is another fatality amid fresh protests, a day after 60 Palestinians die during riots against a new US embassy in Jerusalem.
"The determined action of the IDF and the security forces prevented infiltration into Israel's borders."
Motherhood is a wonderful blessing—carrying a child, giving birth, and childrearing are miraculous blessings bestowed on women. As a nation we celebrate mothers recognizing what they have meant to us as individuals and as a community.
Police have shot dead a man who stabbed several people in Paris and killed one. Police said four people had also been wounded.
Trump has earned all the credit for transforming the US-Israel relationship into a full-blown strategic relationship. But it was another leader that prepared the groundwork for his actions.
Israel has struck almost all of Iran's military infrastructure in Syria.
Jimmy Carter began the first Iranian hostage crisis and Reagan ended it. Obama began America’s second Iranian hostage crisis. President Trump just ended it.
President Trump has announced his decision to withdraw the US from the 2015 nuclear deal, and reinstate sanctions on the Islamic republic that the deal removed.
Restore the rule of law, and treat John Kerry like Paul Manafort and Michael Flynn. It’s not just a Logan Act violation. It’s treason.
To avenge alleged Israeli strikes on its bases in Syria, Iran is preparing a barrage of missiles to launch against Israeli military positions from Syrian territory.
The NSA collected 534 million records of phone calls and text messages of Americans last year, more than triple gathered in 2016.
Russia will stand by the Iran nuclear deal and develop closer ties with Iran if President Trump withdraws from the agreement.
On the National Day of Prayer, President Donald Trump signed an executive order creating the White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives.
In a council session, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that the Jewish people caused the Holocaust through their "social behavior."
Israel appears to be preparing for war with the Islamic Republic of Iran, and is seeking US help.
"Iran's leaders repeatedly deny ever pursuing nuclear weapons," said Netanyahu. "Tonight I'm here to tell you one thing: Iran lied."
It is not a question of if a huge asteroid will threaten all life on Earth, but rather when, says one group of scientists.
Five days after a children’s hospital yanked his life support without his parent’s permission, little Alfie Evans has died.
The leaders of the communist North and Democratic South embraced prior to announcing a joint declaration committing to denuclearization and peace.
Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman asserted that if Iran attacks Tel Aviv, Israel "will strike Tehran and destroy every Iranian military site that threatens Israel in Syria, whatever the price."
North Korea’s mountain nuclear test site has collapsed — leading one researcher to suggest that is why Kim Jong Un shut it down and announced he would freeze missile testing.
Joel Rosenberg says he believes humanity technically entered the last days once Jesus came, died, rose and set the gospel message into motion.
Citing Revelation 12:1-2, numerologist David Meade said the sun, the moon and Jupiter would line up in the constellation Virgo on April 23rd, 2018 triggering the Rapture. Obviously, he was wrong. Again.
Israel warned of an Iranian "air force" deployed in Syria.
Hamas threatened retaliation against Israel for the death of an electrical engineer. Israeli reports said he was an expert on attack drone and rocket systems.
Iran seems to feel it is time to reap its investment into actual gains and dig in to Syria. Iran is Hezbollah on steroids
Cargo ships have docked at the Russian naval base of Tartus on the Syrian coast and they’re unloading their cargo under the cover of smoke and aerosol gas.
More than any other event in the last 70 years, the state that was born in avoidance of any explicit affirmation of Israel’s God now stands as the greatest argument for the existence of that very same God.
North Korea and South Korea are reportedly preparing to announce an official end to their 68-year war. North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and South Korean president Moon Jae-in will meet next week to discuss an end to the war.
Iran will punish Israel for a strike on a drone base in Syria, Tehran's Foreign Ministry said Monday, following a report quoting an Israeli senior military official as admitting that the country was behind the attack.
Saudi Arabia used its perch as host of an annual gathering of Arab leaders to push for a unified stance against rival Iran as the regional powerhouses vie for the upper hand in wars in Syria and Yemen.
President Trump wrote that the airstrikes on Syria were “perfectly executed,” completing his tweet with an exclamatory: “Mission Accomplished!”
Thirty-three Gazans, including 14 people identified by Israeli security officials as terrorists, have been killed since the riots began on Friday, March 30th.
US President Donald Trump clarified his previous warning to Russia in an early morning tweet.
Putin is playing a dangerous, high stakes game in the Middle East.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is undergoing a two-day congressional inquisition.
Hours after a gas attack on the last remaining foothold for rebels fighting the Assad killed 70, Israel carried out air strikes against a Syrian air base that killed 14. Israel informed the U.S. in advance
Rescuers and medics say at least 70 people have died in a suspected chemical attack.
Ten Palestinians, including a reporter, were killed when protesters clashed with Israeli troops guarding the border with the Gaza exclave.
Israeli troops shot dead seven Palestinian protesters and wounded at least 1000 along the Israel-Gaza border on Friday, Gaza medical officials said, raising the death toll to 27 in the week-long disturbances.
Israeli fire killed a Palestinian at the Gaza border and another died of wounds suffered several days ago, bringing the number of Palestinian dead in a week of frontier protests and violence to 19.
President Trump has ordered National Guard troops "immediately" to the southern US border with Mexico to stop illegal immigration, because "it's time to act."
President Donald Trump said he plans to deploy the U.S. military to guard the border with Mexico and has told Mexican leaders he would abandon NAFTA without assurances of help on securing the boundary.
Less than a month ago the Turkish state’s mouthpiece the daily Yeni Şafak ran an article for Erdogan titled “A call for urgent action” and on the newspaper’s website headlined “What if an army of Islam formed against Israel?”
The door in the Lord’s illustration represents your desire and will. You open the door by inviting Jesus Christ into your life. At this moment, in your own way, thank Jesus for dying for your sins. Invite Him to come into your heart. Do that, and this Sunday you can celebrate, not just His resurrection — but yours.
15 Palestinians were killed and more than 750 were wounded by Israeli troops during a march to the border of Israel and the Palestinian territory of Gaza.
US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley excoriated Russia for its militancy in Syria despite agreeing to yet another ceasefire. "This is a travesty. This should be a day of shame for every member of this council."
The UN Human Rights Council approved five new resolutions against Israel's policies, prompting sharp criticism from US officials.
How amazing that the Son of God become man would allow Himself to be so degraded by people whom He Himself had created.
Western media elites could not care less about Africa.
Three people were killed in France when a gunman screaming “Allahu Akbar” opened fire.
Hamas announced it killed one suspect and arrested two others, which it said were responsible for the assassination attempt of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, during a firefight in Gaza.
Israel acknowledged publicly for the first time Wednesday that it struck a secret nuclear reactor in Syria 11 years ago.
The near-hysterical reaction to the Trump campaign’s use of personal Facebook data ignores the fact that businesses and political campaigns have been collecting users’ personal preferences for years.
Austin is gripped with fear as another explosion injures two.
The Israeli military destroyed a Hamas tunnel in southern Gaza on Sunday morning and struck an underground military complex in central Gaza.
Two Israeli soldiers were killed, and another two were wounded, in a car-ramming attack carried out by a Palestinian terrorist in the West Bank on Friday.
Jesus is the primary message of the Bible. He is also the primary message of prophecy. If you know Jesus personally, you have received the main message of God’s word. But to skip or dismiss anything further would be insulting to Him.
Saudi Arabia's crown prince revealed on his intentions to develop a nuclear weapon if Iran was pursuing one as well. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud accused his regional foe of trying "to expand" and "create his own project in the Middle East."
The Russian and Iranian-assisted regime of Bashar al-Assad is winning the civil war that has killed hundreds of thousands in Syria since 2011, suggested the top U.S. commander in the Middle East, stressing that toppling the dictator is not part of the American mission in the conflict-ridden country.
Hundreds of Hezbollah fighters are participating in the Assad army's onslaught on rebel forces in Syria and in the massacre of civilians in the Ghouta district in the eastern suburbs of Damascus.
Vladimir Putin suggested minority groups, including Jews, may be responsible for meddling in the 2016 US election.
Darkness is falling in Russia – 143 million people spread across 11 time zones are slaves of an evil they either cannot see, or cannot stop. Vladimir Putin calls himself a Christian, but he has declared war on the Gospel, and speaks of war with the West.
North Korea has "agreed to denuclearize" as a condition for meeting with President Donald Trump — and "we won't have a meeting until we see concrete actions that match the words and rhetoric" of dictator Kim Jong Un
Someone recently told a member of my team, “Tell Hal not to have so much gloom and doom.” I’ve heard things like that before. The truth is, like most people, I don’t like gloom and doom. I prefer good news.
North Korea is a misogynistic society where women are routinely subjected to sexual violence, marital rape and harassment.
One of the distressing aspects of the police probes against Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is that police seem to be attributing criminality to normal policy-making.
South Korea says North Korea has agreed to impose a moratorium on tests of nuclear weapons and missiles if it holds talks with the United States.
Over the last few days, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a series of new superweapons. Among those weapons is what he called an “invincible,” nuclear-capable, intercontinental cruise missile that travels at 20 times the speed of sound. He said, “No defense systems will be able to withstand it.”
Anne Graham Lotz had a feeling there was some significance to the date her father, Billy Graham, died.
“Last week, he embarked on the journey he has been looking forward to all his life,” the Rev. Franklin Graham III, 65, would tell those who gathered under a 28,000-square-foot tent.
Given the large number of defensive uses of guns, Trump’s prescription to “harden the target” and eliminate “gun-free zones” makes the most sense.
Iran's activities in Latin America are a direct challenge to U.S. primacy in the Western Hemisphere. Iran, it seems, wants to replace the U.S. as the power ally of Latin American countries.
North Korea recently delivered 50 tons of materials to Syria for use in building what appears to be a chemical weapons facility.
Public school officials in one of the nation’s fastest-growing cities are being accused of violating the separation of church and state.
In Jerusalem, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed his nation's ties with American Christians. “We have no better friends in the world and I mean that,” Netanyahu said. “It’s not just a matter of speech, it is a partnership that goes back centuries.”
Sheldon Adelson has offered to help fund the construction of a new American Embassy in Jerusalem.
Governors from several states created a multi-state task force to trace the sale and use of guns.
Despite the nominal 'normalization' of diplomatic relations between Turkey and Israel, Ankara is still fully supporting a terrorist organization.
Billy Graham outlived much of his fame. Young people today have no idea the level of influence and celebrity he held for most of his life.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas called for an international conference to advance peace efforts between Israel and the Palestinians.
At least seven Sunni rebel organizations in the Syrian Golan are now getting arms and ammunition from Israel, along with money to buy additional armaments.
Benjamin Netanyahu, during a speech at the Munich Security Conference, brandished a piece of the Iranian unmanned aerial vehicle that Israel downed a week ago after it entered Israel’s airspace.
From Broward County, Florida, comes news of yet another school shooting. Politicians and members of the media immediately began asking how such tragedies can be averted. They focused on the usual things. How do we keep weapons out of the hands of dangerous individuals, and how do we spot signs that a person might be a potential mass shooter? Those are important, but they don’t address the real question, and that is, “Why?”
The House of Representatives passed the Hamas Human Shields Prevention Act , which sanctions Hamas for using civilians as human shields.
The Netanyahu government is at risk of being toppled – over what? He took cigars?
In a meeting between the Palestinian and Russian presidents in Moscow, Putin assures Abbas that he has spoken with Trump, and that he knows Palestinians want U.S. out of peace talks.
The drone that Israel shot down appears to have been developed by Iran from technology obtained when it captured a US stealth aircraft in 2011.
The disastrous war in Syria is far from over, rather a new chapter is just beginning, with Israel poised to be a central character.
Israel carried out a large-scale attack against Syrian air defenses and Iranian targets in the war-torn country after an Israeli F-16 crashed during operations to strike Iranian targets.
President Donald Trump told Israel that it would need to make “significant compromises” for peace with the Palestinians.
Bermuda became the first country in the world to repeal a law allowing gay couples to marry.
Israeli fighter jets flying in Lebanese airspace fired a number of missiles toward the area of an Iranian base.
Polish President Andrzej Duda said he would sign a controversial law limiting rhetoric on atrocities committed in his country during World War II.
Sheikh Kamal al-Khatib, Deputy Head of the illegal Islamic Movement in Israel, published an article expressing his opinion about what Jerusalem's status should be.
Israel's prime minister says an isolated West Bank outpost will be legalized in response to the recent murder of a rabbi who lived there.
Over the past two years, Israeli Air Force planes ventured across the Israel-Egypt border and attacked target in the Sinai Peninsula more than 100 times to assist Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in his struggle against ISIS.
The White House is considering presenting President Trump's Middle East peace plan even if Palestinian President Abbas refuses to come to the negotiating table.
Israeli politicians condemned the Polish Senate's decision to criminalize suggesting Polish complicity in the Holocaust.
There are two stories of America. One is the American story and the other the un-American story.
President Trump urged Republicans and Democrats to work toward compromises on immigration and infrastructure.
When it takes the threat of a long-term government shutdown for Congress to get anything done, it precludes the thoughtful, deliberative process envisioned by America’s founders. The problem is not with the system, but with the spiritual condition of the country trying to operate that system.
Despite knowing Buddha and Muhammed, when asked who is Jesus the smart speaker says it does not know the answer.
Kim Jong Un's trigger-happy antics have nearly depleted a critical slush fund the North Korean despot uses to run his isolated country.
As Pence demonstrated so eloquently at the Knesset this week, Israel has a friend the likes of which it has never seen in the White House today.
President Trump threatened to withhold aid money from the Palestinians until they return to peace talks with Israel.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence gave the speech that Israel has been waiting to hear for 70 years.
President Donald Trump plans to meet with world leaders, dine with business executives and declare America "open for business" during his trip to the Davos summit.
Mike Pence reiterated the Trump administration's decision to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, officially recognizing the city as the capitol.
This is the first time a high-ranking US official has visited Israel since President Donald Trump declared Jerusalem as Israel's capital in December 2017.
What happened in Israel in the first century that may have caused the change in climate? Was the Roman Empire producing excess levels of carbon dioxide?
Last week Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona made a much-hyped speech on the floor of the US Senate.
Benjamin Netanyahu's “solid assessment” is that the US Embassy will be moved to Jerusalem in the coming year, but Donald Trump said 'That's a no.'
The Trump administration informed the UN Relief and Works Agency that it was cutting tens of millions of dollars in aid to the organization, amid an escalating diplomatic crisis between Washington and Ramallah.
"We will win our freedom because the sacred heritage of our nation and the eternal will of God are embodied in our echoing demands."
The destruction of the Hamas tunnel on the Gaza border Saturday night supports the conclusion that Israel has found a defense against the threat of attack tunnels under the Strip.
The phrase “your truth” is a non-sequitur. Ideas, beliefs, and opinions can belong to you. But truth stands above those things.
It seems that with each passing day, another layer of deceit and betrayal committed by the Obama administration is uncovered.
In a stunning development further underscoring the corruption that exists at the highest levels of the federal government, a U.S. District Judge threw out felony conspiracy and weapons charges against rancher Cliven Bundy.
America knows posturing when it sees it. And what we’re seeing now isn’t bravery.
Prime Minister Thatcher once famously observed that socialists "always run out of other people's money." Venezuela, a once wealthy nation with black gold coming out of the ground, is a test case.
A federal judge dismissed all charges against rancher Cliven Bundy stemming from the 2014 Nevada standoff and barred prosecutors from retrying the case, citing “flagrant prosecutorial misconduct.”
Israel published a list of 20 global organizations whose members will be barred from entering the country due to their support for BDS.
Egypt's outward policy towards President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital was contradictory to internal discussions being held behind closed doors by Egypt's leaders.
The annual State Department report on religious freedoms emphasizes Trump administration efforts to maintain the status quo on Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.
The ISIS branch in the Sinai Peninsula called on its supporters to attack Hamas as long-simmering tensions between the rival Islamic terror groups erupted into the open.
The head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards said that a string of anti-government protests were over after six days of unrest.
President Trump said the US may withhold payments to Palestinians because they are “no longer willing to talk peace.”
At least 12 people have been killed in weekend protests in Iran, and now armed protesters have tried to take over police stations and military bases.
If the protesters achieve their goal of bringing down the regime, they will go down in history as the saviors of millions of people not just in Iran but throughout the world.
Yes, 2017 was a challenge, but it was a blessing in disguise. Let's pray and hope that the same will be true of 2018.
Thousands of Palestinians again took to the streets of Gaza and the West Bank in protest against US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
The U.S. and Israel signed a secret agreement earlier this month to work to counter Iran's activities in the Mideast.
Hamas’ latest effort to join a Palestinian unity government is little more than a facade. Instead, the terror group’s top immediate objective is to seize control of Judea and Samaria and turn it into a second Gaza.
Hamas said the commander of Iran's elite Quds Force commander, has promised him that the Revolutionary Guards would stand by the Hamas leadership.
In its zeal to clinch a deal with the Islamic Republic, the Obama administration embarked on a systematic campaign to lie to the American people and Congress.
Guatemalan President announces he had given instructions to move the country’s embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
Jesus is the ultimate miracle. When you receive Him into your life, that miracle becomes yours forever.
Allies and enemies of the United States condemned the U.S. this week for supporting Israel – and some say the vote at the United Nations is a badge of honor.
More than 120 countries defied President Donald Trump on Thursday and voted in favor of a United Nations General Assembly resolution calling for the United States to drop its recent recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
The Republican-controlled House of Representatives gave final approval to the biggest overhaul of the tax code in 30 years, sending a sweeping $1.5 trillion bill to President Donald Trump for his signature.
In its determination to secure a nuclear deal with Iran, the Obama administration derailed an ambitious law enforcement campaign targeting drug trafficking by Hezbollah.
The US stood against the 14 other UN member nations by vetoing a resolution that called on the Trump administration to rescind its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
What is President Donald Trump’s Middle East policy?
Over the past several months, Israel struck Iranian military factories in Syria. They're all seemingly civilian industrial sites but, in reality, are Iranian military factories built in Syria since the start of the Syrian Civil War in 2011.
Just like during the original Christmas, Jesus' birth will not be celebrated in Nazareth this year -- though this time, it's being blamed on President Trump.
The Federal Communications Commission has voted on party lines to undo sweeping Obama-era "net neutrality" rules that guaranteed equal access to internet.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called Donald Trump's Jerusalem decision a "crime" that threatens world peace.
Those who cannot accept that Jerusalem is the capital of the State of Israel tend to be exactly the same as those who cannot accept the State of Israel.
Hamas has suffered hundreds of thousands of dollars in damage to its “property,” mainly in the loss of dozens of rockets, as a result of Israeli strikes in Gaza over the weekend, according to initial estimates from within the group
Two tremors detected in North Korea were likely to be aftershocks from the hermit nation's reckless nuclear test in early September.
5,000 Palestinian protesters held demonstrations and clashed with Israeli security forces at some 30 locations across the West Bank and Gaza Strip on Friday after midday prayers.
"There are great moments in Zionist history: the Balfour Declaration, the state’s establishment, the liberation of Jerusalem and yesterday – Trump’s declaration."
Officials say the move 'does not change status quo' of Temple Mount and that transferring the mission from Tel Aviv could take years.
Hamas called on Palestinians to send a message “with all available means” to Israel after Friday prayers.
“God Bless America” is a prayer. One of the actions that must accompany that prayer is for America to continue to bless Israel.
The US Supreme Court is allowing President Trump's travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries to go into full effect.
The President's adviser and son-in-law insists Trump hasn't made up his mind on embassy move, but saying he's 'optimistic' about a deal.
'The whole world will pay the price of any folly aimed at Jerusalem', warned Abbas's advisor
The December 2016 anti-settlements UN Security Council Resolution is at the heart of the guilty plea former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn entered on Friday.
While leaders, especially in America, kicked the can down the road, the North Koreans did what they said they would do.
US President Donald Trump is reportedly planning to announce in the coming days that the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Watch the black-and-white footage from 70 years ago this week. Uruguay and Venezuela give the final affirmative votes. The resolution passes!
The result of an electromagnetic pulse wouldn’t just mean no iPhones for a few hours, it would mean no power to millions of people for weeks or even many months.
At the center of today's outbreak of sexual deviancy lies hedonism and modern liberalism.
Saudi Arabia has been working to develop a coalition to fight terrorism with 41 other Muslim countries.
The death toll in Friday’s terrorist attack on Al Rawdah mosque in Egypt’s northern Sinai region has surpassed 300, including 27 children.
Jerusalem must prepare for the outbreak of violence on two fronts.
Are you thankful enough for all the blessings in your life? Look around and observe your world with fresh eyes. You are truly more blessed than you may realize. We all are.
Lebanon’s Saad al-Hariri on Wednesday shelved his decision to resign as prime minister at the request of President Michel Aoun, easing a crisis that had deepened tensions in the Middle East.
Iran's presence is not expected to diminish despite the U.S.-Russia deal. Israel is concerned, but whether Iran is interested in opening a front against Israel in Syria remains unclear.
As the world reels under the impact of the latest Middle East crisis, many are discovering that the events are fitting into a larger pattern of precisely predicted events.
Agent Rogelio Martinez, 36, was killed in an apparent ambush attack while patrolling the Big Bend Sector of Texas along the southern border with Mexico.
The rapid fall of Zimbabwe’s president, whose legendary guile and ruthlessness helped him outmaneuver countless adversaries over nearly four decades, probably has surprised no one more than Robert Mugabe himself.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson refused to certify that the Palestinians are complying with a 2015 Congressional mandate, which induces penalties if the Palestinian Authority pursues the prosecution of Israelis at the International Criminal Court.
A Pew Research Center poll found that 77 percent of Democrats with a bachelor’s degree or more believe a person’s gender can be different from the sex they were “assigned at birth.” You’ll remember that Democrats are the party of science, and Republicans the Neanderthal science-deniers.
President Robert Mugabe and his family are "safe and sound," according to Zimbabwe's military — but his decades in power are seemingly at an end, after Mugabe, 93, was forcefully pushed aside. Both the ruling party and the military insist there was no coup.
Millions are on on the brink of famine in Yemen, which is already in the grip of the world’s worst cholera outbreak.
Iranians dug through rubble in a frantic search for survivors after a powerful earthquake struck near the Iraqi border, killing more than 450 people and injuring thousands of others.
Upheaval of nations is not new, but this time there are important distinctions. From a biblical perspective, the presence of the modern state of Israel changes the context in which we see all otherworld events. It is the mega-sign of the end times.
US troops in South Korea would be "outnumbered" and undersupplied.
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has ordered a crackdown on corruption, the latest in a wave of changes in the kingdom.
Last week, Iran finalized its takeover of Lebanon when Hariri resigned, and reportedly fled to Saudi Arabia.
Now is a time to turn to the Lord and ask Him to have mercy on our nation and heal our land.
A shooting at a church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, Sunday morning left 26 people -- ranging in age from 5 to 72 years old -- dead and 20 wounded, authorities say. Devin Kelley, of New Braunfels, has been identified as the gunman.