US Appeals Court Tosses $654 Million Verdict Against Palestinian AuthoritiesThe court said the federal courts lack personal jurisdiction over the defendants.
NYC Jury Finds Palestinian Authorities Liable For Terror AttacksIn finding the Palestinian authorities liable in the attacks, jurors awarded the victims $218.5 million in damages for the bloodshed. The U.S. Anti-Terrorism Act could allow for that to be tripled.
Obama Meets With Abbas, Says U.S. Still Committed To A 2-State SolutionOn the second day of his visit to the Middle East, President Barack Obama was greeted by the president of the Palestinian Authority, and rockets were fired by militants into a southern Israeli town.
Former Mayor Ed Koch Rips President Obama's Israel Policy; Endorses Republican To Send Message"I disagree with him on the way he views the State of Israel and what I perceive to be his hostility," Koch said, referring to the President.