Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore Palestinian Rivals, Palestinian President and more!

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday called the Holocaust "the most heinous crime" of modern history and expressed his sympathy for the victims, a rare acknowledgment by an Arab leader of Jewish suf...

Senate Panel Votes Yes On Plan To Bomb Bashar Assad

WASHINGTON -- Overcoming reservations from the left, the right and the American public, a Senate committee Wednesday passed a resolution to bomb Syria in retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad's alleged use of chemical weapons. In a delayed markup of a resolution to authorize the use of military force, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted 10 to 7, with one present, to let President Barack Obama mount a bombing campaign aimed at the Syrian regime's weapons of mass destruction for…

Barack Obama Marks 50th Anniversary Of 'Bloody Sunday' With Powerful Speech In Selma

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama joined nearly 100 members of Congress in Selma, Alabama, on Saturday for the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday" -- a watershed moment of the civil rights movement -- where he honored the men and women w...

Rand Paul Gets Combative In Radio Interview

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) took a combative tone Tuesday when the host of a radio interview pressed him on his former aide Jack Hunter and whether his ideology is "racist." Paul, on the public radio show "On Point," bristled at questions from guest host John Harwood of CNBC about a recent Economist blog post that criticized Paul's ideology and said it was "little surprise that a man styling himself a 'Southern Avenger'" would be an aide to Paul.

LONDON Veteran broadcaster David Frost, who won fame around the world for his interview with former President Richard Nixon, has died, his family told the BBC. He was 74.

Ted Cruz Runs Counter to the Senate’s Courtly Ways

George W. Bush owns this mess: Iraq, Afghanistan and the history we’re doomed to repeat

Back in the White House "lost" more than FIVE MILLION private emails! Where was the public outrage then? How many millions were spent investigating this? The man is a war criminal and no-one (in this country at least) seems to care!

Family history hounds Jeb Bush on campaign trail

Wash Post Family History Hounds Jeb Bush on campaign trail corriea mattina: JEB has to Defend Bush 43 policies He can't escape it!

Texas Firefighters Rescued Heart Attack Victim. What They Did Next Will Make You Weep

A Texas fire department is getting international attention for going above and beyond the call of duty. Last week, firefighters and EMTs from Station 4 in Baytown responded to a 911 call from the family of John McCormick, a 65-year-old man who su...

James Richardson Comes Out: 'I'm A Senior GOP Spokesman, And I'm Gay.'

James Richardson, a former GOP spokesman who worked as an adviser for the Republican National Committee and Govs. Haley Barbour and Jon Huntsman, came out as gay in a Washington Post op-ed published Thursday calling for his party to get behind same-s...