Pence visits Western Wall amid tensions with Palestinians
Vice President Mike Pence has visited the Western Wall in Jerusalem, offering prayers at the holiest site where Jews can pray amid tensions with the Palestinians
Correction: United Nations-Russia-Holocaust Story
In a story Jan. 18 about Russia's foreign minister opening an exhibition on the Soviet Union and the Holocaust The Associated Press reported that the Soviet army liberated the Auschwitz concentration camp in Poland without stating that Poland was occupied by Germany at the time. A corrected version
Pence concludes Middle East trip with visit to Western Wall in Jerusalem's Old City
Vice President Mike Pence wrapped his trip to Israel with a visit to Jerusalem’s Western Wall -- one of Judaism’s holiest sites -- after meeting with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. It is a move that will further anger Palestinians already enraged by the U.S. administration’s recognition of the
The Latest: Hamas leader says US prefers Israel over Arabs
Top Islamic Hamas leader accuses US of preferring Israel over its interests with Arabs in Middle East.
Jordan urges Pence to 'rebuild trust' after Jerusalem pivot
Jordan's king has appealed to Vice President Mike Pence to "rebuild trust and confidence" in a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Pence says troops should not have to worry about shutdown
Vice President Mike Pence says U.S. troops should not have to worry about getting their paycheck during a government shutdown.
Pence's Mideast trip still on as government shutdown looms
Vice President Mike Pence has departed for the Middle East as scheduled Friday night as U.S. lawmakers seek to avert a federal government shutdown
Italian who survived Auschwitz as a child given top honor
A Jewish woman, one of the few Italian children to survive deportation to Nazi death camps, has been made senator-for-life in Italy
Russian minister warns against reviving Nazis at exhibition
Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has opened an exhibition on the Holocaust in the former Soviet Union, saying the world must not only commemorate the millions of victims but "do everything in our power to prevent such tragedies in the future."
A Holocaust museum in Brooklyn focuses on faith, survival
A museum in an out-of-the-way Brooklyn neighborhood focuses on experience of Orthodox Jews during the Holocaust.