Abbas: No Peace Without a Palestinian Capital in Jerusalem

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas sent a defiant message to Israel's leadership and U.S. mediators Saturday, telling cheering supporters that the Palestinians "won't kneel" and...

Geneva Agreement with Iran to Take Effect on January 20th

A deal between Iran and six major powers intended to pave the way to a solution to a long standoff over Tehran's nuclear ambitions...

Historian Warns Conditions Are Ripe for Another World War

History never repeats itself, but it sure does rhyme, it has been said. Now an internationally respected historian is warning that today’s world bears...

Pope’s Visit to Holy Land to Include ‘Political Dimension’

Latin patriarch in Jerusalem says Francis I’s trip to Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian territories will be a ‘cry for peace’ Pope Francis’s first visit...

Astronomers Studying New Planets Find that Many Are Not Like Those in Our Solar...

To us, the solar system seems normal. But new studies of the planets sprinkled around other stars suggest that our corner of the galaxy...

Saudis, Arab League Apparently Back Kerry’s Framework for Israeli-Palestinian Peace

US Secretary of State John Kerry spent Sunday jetting around the Middle East and attempting to shore up support for a US framework plan...