Israel’s Netanyahu Appears Headed Toward 5th Term as PM

JERUSALEM (AP) — Benjamin Netanyahu appeared to be headed toward a historic fifth term as Israel’s prime minister on Wednesday, with close-to-complete unofficial election results giving his right-wing Likud and other nationalist and religious parties a solid majority in parliament. The outcome affirmed Israel’s continued tilt to the right and further dimmed hopes of a…

Trump’s Choice To Replace Nielsen Focuses On Southern Border

By COLLEEN LONG and ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen has resigned amid President Donald Trump’s growing frustration and bitterness over the number of Central American families crossing the southern border. Trump announced on Sunday in a tweet that U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan would be…

White House Signals ‘Never’ on Tax Returns

WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Democrats will “never” see President Donald Trump’s tax returns, said White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, as a new front opened in the confrontation between the administration and Congress. Mulvaney accused Democrats of engaging in a “political stunt” and wanting “attention” after the chairman of the House Ways and Means…

‘Our Country Is Full’: Trump Says Migrants Straining System

By ZEKE MILLER and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — Declaring “our country is full,” President Donald Trump on Friday insisted the U.S. immigration system was overburdened and illegal crossings must be stopped as he inspected a refurbished section of fencing at the Mexican border. Trump, making a renewed push for border security…

Amber Alert Children Found Safe; Police Searching For Father

St. Charles, MO (KTRS) St. Charles Police say the two small children abducted early Friday morning have been found safe. Police are now looking for the children’s father, 24–year-old Fernando Marez-Casseas. St. Charles Police LT. Tom Wilkison says Marez-Casseas attacked the children’s mother before taking their children. Marez-Casseas is believed to be driving a tan…