Trump upends Mideast diplomacy

| Feb 16, 2017

Trump upends Mideast diplomacy

Meeting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House on Wednesday, President Donald Trump broke with the international consensus and decades of U.S. diplomacy by halting Washington’s quest for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, saying he would back a single state ...

Seahawks' Bennett pulls out of Israel trip, feels 'used'

Feb 13, 2017

Seahawks' Bennett pulls out of Israel trip, feels 'used'

Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Michael Bennett has pulled out of a sponsored trip to Israel, accusing its government of trying to use him for PR purposes and citing sympathy for the Palestinians. Seattle Seahawks defense lineman Michael Bennett’s last-minute decision came as an embarrassment ...