President Donald Trump on Tuesday criticized Jewish Americans who vote for Democrats, saying "it shows either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty."
Five months after American-backed forces ousted the Islamic State from its last shard of territory in Syria, the terrorist group is gathering new strength, conducting guerrilla attacks across Iraq and Syria, retooling its financial networks and even targeting a vast new pool of recruits at an allied-run tent camp, American and Iraqi military and intelligence officers said. read more
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has suggested people should "poop every other day" as a way to save the planet. His comment came in answer to a journalist who asked him how to combine agricultural development and protecting the environment. Mr Bolsonaro recently came under fire after official data showed an increase in deforestation in the Amazon.
Israel said Thursday that it was barring two pro-Palestinian Democratic congresswomen from visiting the country, in a move that could strain relations between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Democrats in Washington. read more
President Donald Trump said Friday that he would "love" to see Colin Kaepernick return to the NFL "if he's good enough." "Frankly, I'd love to see Kaepernick come in, if he's good enough. But I don't want to see him come in because somebody thinks it's a good PR move. If he's good enough, he will be in."