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  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EST

    Mikulski, longest-serving woman in Congress and pugnacious advocate, won't seek 6th term Sen. Barbara Mikulski, a tough and dogged daughter of working class Baltimore who rose to become the longest-serving woman in the history of Congress, said she had...
  • Kerry tries to dampen fuss over Israeli PM's speech

    Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday tried to calm tensions with Israel before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's congressional address, yet insisted the Obama administration's diplomatic record with Iran entitles the U.S. to "the benefit of the...
  • Israel rights group criticizes army's use of dogs at rallies

    An Israeli human rights group has criticized the military's use of dogs at protests, citing the case of a Palestinian teenager who was bitten after he threw rocks at troops in the West Bank. Sarit Michaeli of Btselem says the footage, broadcast Monday on...
  • Kerry defends Israel before UN rights panel

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday delivered a vigorous defense of Israel before the U.N. Human Rights Council, urging its members to end what the United States says is its unfair and biased focus on the Jewish State that could undermine its...
  • Walker accuses Obama of ignoring alarm bells on Israel

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a likely GOP presidential candidate, expressed severe worry Monday about U.S.-Israeli relations in a commentary piece that sounds stronger fears about "ruptured bonds" than even the country's prime minister. Walker's...
  • Iran nuke talks resume amid contentious US-Israel debate

    As U.S. and Israeli officials sparred in Washington over the wisdom of a nuclear deal with Iran, negotiations on a potential agreement resumed Monday, with Secretary of State John Kerry saying the sides are still far apart and warning Israel's leader that...
  • House Speaker to give Israeli leader bust of Churchill

    House Speaker John Boehner plans to give Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu a bust of Winston Churchill when he speaks Tuesday to a joint meeting of Congress about the danger of a nuclear-armed Iran. The gift was chosen because Netanyahu and the...
  • Israel says it busted Gaza smuggling ring helping Hamas

    Israel said on Monday it has busted an Israeli-Palestinian smuggling ring that funneled iron, electronic equipment and other prohibited materials to Gaza, bypassing Israel's stringent border security to help Hamas rebuild its militant infrastructure...
  • Kerry vows to defend Israel, criticizes UN body's 'obsession'

    GENEVA Secretary of State John Kerry defended Israel on Monday at a United Nations group that's often hostile toward the Jewish state. In a speech to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, the UN's top human rights group, Kerry showcased U.S. support for...
  • Why Rep. Schakowsky is skipping Netanyahu's speech

    Why Rep. Schakowsky is skipping Netanyahu's speech
    After careful consideration I have decided not to attend the Tuesday speech Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will give before a joint session of Congress. As a Jew, support for Israel is in my DNA. Throughout my nine terms in the U.S. House,...
  • Israelis split on Netanyahu tactics still united on Iran threat

    JERUSALEM Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's plans to lash out at the emerging U.S.-led nuclear deal with Iran in Congress this week will generate nearly as much anger among his opponents at home as at the White House. The anger in Israel,...