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  • As the 45th US President is inaugurated in the USA, the headline on the Evening Standard newspaper reads 'Trump's time has come' on 20th January 2017 in London, England, United Kingdom.

    NBC News takes a glance at what people around the planet are saying about America's new leader.

  • NEW YORK— The families of victims of terror attacks in Paris, Brussels and Israel are blaming social media companies including Facebook and Twitter for facilitating communications among terrorists. "If you or I tried to send money to Hamas, you wouldn't get around the block," said Robert Tolchin, a lawyer for the families of Brussels attack victims Alexander and...

  • TEL AVIV, Israel _ Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $222 million. The average estimate of 15 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.25 per share. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $477.5 million.

  • Obama: Status quo in Israel is not sustainable

    At his final press conference as president, Barack Obama answers questions about Israel-Palestine relations and peace in the Middle East.

  • JERUSALEM— Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu might be upbeat these days: The economy is growing, his opposition is weak and the incoming Trump administration seems friendly, even to the much-maligned Jewish settlements in the West Bank. It follows previous allegations that Netanyahu improperly accepted lavish gifts from wealthy supporters— including...

  • BRUSSELS— European Union nations bracing for the looming Donald Trump presidency showed defiance Monday in the face of the president-elect's stinging comments on everything from NATO and German cars to the crumbling of the EU itself. German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said the U.S. president-elect's view that NATO was obsolete and his...

  • Cellebrite, a digital forensics firm known for helping law enforcement crack into locked smartphones, has itself fallen victim to hackers.

  • Boxes of tablets, produced by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries.

    A U.S. appeals court said Eli Lilly may block Teva Pharmaceutical from selling a generic equivalent of its top-selling lung cancer drug Alimta.

  • President-elect Donald Trump talks to Vice President-elect Mike Pence during a press conference at Trump Tower in New York on January 11, 2017.

    Citizens of countries around the world watched for clues on how the new Trump administration would impact their lives, NBC News reports.

  • JERUSALEM _ Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $2.6 million in its fiscal first quarter. On a per-share basis, the Jerusalem- based company said it had a loss of 20 cents. Keywords: Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Earnings Report.

  • But as that plan falters, partly under the weight of China's corruption crackdown, Packer has taken cash out of the Crown Resorts business and pulled back in both Las Vegas and Macau in the past two months- unsettling even seasoned investors who say they need to know what the alternative is for the company. A series of technology investments by Packer, largely in...

  • ROME— The Italian firm restoring one of Christianity's holiest sites— the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem— says it's more than halfway finished with the 14 million-euro project, which has already uncovered a Crusades-era mosaic angel hidden under plaster. The overhaul became necessary after UNESCO listed the site as endangered, with its leaky roof,...

  • *Tech firms raised $4 bln privately in 1st 9 months, up 27 pct. TEL AVIV, Jan 5- Whenever potential buyers have approached Tel Aviv- based Fiverr, the technology firm has said no; like a growing number of Israeli start-ups, it has enough backing from private investors to stay independent for longer. Traditionally, many of Israel's numerous tech companies have sold out...

  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

    Police questioned Prime Minister for three hours on suspicion of receiving gifts from businessmen in breach of role as a public servant.

  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a speech in his Jerusalem office December 28, 2016.

    Two nations are calling for balance following the recent feud between John Kerry and Benjamin Netanyahu.

  • first real rebuke of isral by the US in over 25 years

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses U.S. foreign policy towards Israel after Washington decided not to veto a UN resolution against Israeli settlements.

  • Trump will undermine many of Obama’s policies: LSE

    Looking at U.S. politics, Brian Klaas, fellow in comparative politics at London School of Economics, says there’s been “very little progress” on the Middle East peace process.

  • John Kerry: Israel threatening Middle East Peace process

    The U.S. Secretary of State heavily criticized the Israeli Prime Minister’s policy of building settlements on occupied land, saying it jeopardized the Middle East peace process.

  • President-elect Donald Trump

    Trump apparently took offense to the United States abstaining from a United Nations vote condemning Israeli settlements.

  • JERUSALEM, Dec 28- The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, which has been suffering from a decline in trading volumes and company listings, did not meet its goals for 2016, but is hoping for a boost following major reforms in the coming year, it said on Wednesday. While 2016 saw a 28 percent rise in the amount raised in Tel Aviv through public offerings, only three companies...