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3 People Killed in Jerusalem and West Bank Attacks
Following Tuesday night's stabbings in the port city of Jaffa, near Tel Aviv, there were three more attacks in Jerusalem and the West Bank this morning. All three attackers were shot and killed. Israeli police say two Palestinian men opened fire on a bus in Jerusalem. Police units at scene of
American Tourist Killed in Stabbing Rampage
American graduate student Taylor Force, 28, was stabbed in Israel Tuesday night.
Vanderbilt Student Killed in Stabbing Attack in Israel, University Chancellor Says in Message to School
A Vanderbilt University student was killed in a stabbing attack in Israel today while on a trip there through the school, according to a message the Chancellor of Vanderbilt sent to students, faculty and staff. Taylor Force, who studied at Vanderbilt's Owen Graduate School of Management, died in
Israel-Hamas Ceasefire Plan Crumbles
Israeli airstrikes continue after renewed round of rocket fire from the Gaza Strip.
5 International Stories You'll Care About This Week
1. Ukraine Inaugurates a New President He’s the Willy Wonka of Kiev – he also happens to be one of its richest men. And today Petro Poroshenko was inaugurated as the new president of Ukraine. The 48-year-old “Chocolate King” is estimated by Forbes magazine to be worth $1.6 billion. He started his
5 Stories You Missed This Memorial Day Weekend
In case you were busy this Memorial Day weekend with barbecues, traveling, or just enjoying the unofficial start of summer, we've rounded up the stories you may have missed. 7 Dead in Santa Barbara Killing Spree Seven people are dead including the killer, after a 22-year-old college student went on
'This Week' Transcript: Gen. Martin Dempsey
Below is the rush transcript of "This Week" on May 25, 2014. It may contain errors. ANNOUNCER: ABC's This Week: deadly rampage. UNIDENTIFIED MALE: Shots fired, shots fired. ANNOUNCER: Breaking details on the California shooting spree, the moments of terror, the urgent calls for action. UNIDENTIFIED
Kerry in Israel: Settlement Construction Plans 'Illegitimate'
Facing stalled peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians, Secretary of State John Kerry today urged Israel to halt new settlement construction, calling it “illegitimate” after construction plans in East Jerusalem threatened to derail negotiations. Kerry is in Israel, as part of an eight-day, ...
Paula Abdul Planning to Have a Bat Mitzvah in Israel
Paula Abdul says her trip to Israel has been magnificent. In fact, the former “American Idol” judge, 51, is planning to have a Bat Mitzvah, the Jewish coming of age ceremony for pre-teen girls, there. “Beyond being Jewish, I’ve always found myself to be very much in...
Rahm Emanuel's Super Sweet Bat Mitzvah Trip
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is celebrating two important birthdays this week, and neither of them will show up on MTV. Last Friday, the mayor and his youngest daughter, Leah, embarked on week-long commemorative trip to Israel to celebrate her bat mitzvah. Going on a trip...