Tight Security In Place As Israel Prepares To Welcome President TrumpPresident Donald Trump leaves for Israel on Monday as his first overseas trip as president continues.
Despite Terror Concerns, Trump Confident He Can Broker Peace Between Israelis, PalestiniansPresident Trump promised he might be able to do what eluded his predecessors for decades -- brokering peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians.
Refurbished Shrine Marking Jesus' Burial Site Reopens In JerusalemThe ornate building, called the Edicule, sits in the center of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, one of the world's oldest churches located in Jerusalem's oldest city.
City Hall Protesters: Donald Trump's Comments Are 'Dangerous'Meanwhile in New York City, elected officials and religious leaders were holding an interfaith rally Wednesday morning on the steps of City Hall to "to denounce Donald Trump's ongoing racist and anti-immigrant remarks."
Trump Considering Visit To Jerusalem Holy Site With Mosque, Temples; Netanyahu Meeting SetTrump is also reportedly considering a visit to Temple Mount, the Jerusalem holy site that has been a source of friction between Palestinians and Israelis.
5 People, Including Americans, Killed In Jerusalem Synagogue AttackNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said the NYPD has stepped up patrols at synagogues and other key locations around the city.
Palestinian Motorist Hits, Kills Baby Of Rockland County Mother At Jerusalem Train StationRabbi Yisroel Kahan, medical liaison at Bikur Cholim of Rockland County, told WCBS 880 the child’s mother was from Monsey, N.Y.
Search Continues For New Jersey Yeshiva Student Missing In IsraelIsraeli police said Tuesday they are searching for a young New Jersey religious student who went missing during a hike outside Jerusalem.
Suspected Revenge Killing For Murder Of 3 Israeli Teens Sparks Jerusalem ClashesTensions have mounted between Israel and the Palestinians after the bodies of three Israeli teens were found in the West Bank more than two weeks after they went missing.
Pope Announces Zero Tolerance Policy For Sex Abusers, Plans To Meet With Victims In the midst of a whirlwind, three-day trip to the Holy Land, Pope Francis prayed Monday at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
Israeli, Palestinian Leaders Accept Pope's Vatican InvitationPope Francis took a dramatic plunge Sunday into Mideast politics while on his Holy Land pilgrimage, receiving an acceptance from the Israeli and Palestinian presidents to visit him at the Vatican next month to discuss embattled peace efforts.
Christians Mark Good Friday With Services, 'Way Of The Cross' Procession In BrooklynChristians around the world and across the Tri-State area are marking Good Friday by commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.