Texas Attorney General, Universities Face Lawsuit Over Israel Boycott LawThe ACLU says the law went into effect last year and that similar requirements appear in more than a dozen states but still violate First Amendment protections.
Piece Of Texas Heading To U.S. Embassy In IsraelGovernor Greg Abbott said the cornerstone plaque has the Texas state seal on it and recounts the connection between Texas and Israel.
US Leaving UN Human Rights Council: 'A Cesspool Of Political Bias'U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley announced the United States is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council Tuesday, accusing the body of bias against US ally Israel and a failure to hold human rights abusers accountable.
President Trump: The U.S. Recognizes Jerusalem As Capital Of IsraelPresident Donald Trump has announced that the United States now recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.
Texas Hurricane Relief Program Removes 'No Israel Boycott' PledgeA Houston suburb has removed a requirement from a hurricane repair grant program that homeowners must agree to not boycott Israel as a condition of receiving money.
North Texas Firefighters In Israel For 9/11 CeremonyThey participated in a remembrance event at the largest permanent 9/11 memorial outside the U.S.
Israel To Give $1 Million To Houston Jewish CommunityIsrael said that it will donate $1 million in emergency aid to Houston's Jewish community to help with Harvey recovery efforts. The funds will be earmarked for repairs at damaged schools, synagogues and a community center.
Trump Asks Israeli Prime Minister To 'Hold Back' SettlementsPresident Donald Trump is asking Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to "hold back" on settlements for a bit.
Anne Frank Link Possibly Unearthed At Nazi Death CampIsrael’s Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial says researchers excavating the remains of one of the most notorious Nazi death camps have uncovered a pendant that appears identical to one belonging to Anne Frank.
Trump Talks Jobs, Russia, Israel At Q&ADonald Trump applauded the return of 8,000 jobs to the U.S. and hailed his transition discussions with President Obama in the most detailed interaction he's had with journalists since before the election.
US Again Condemns Israeli Settlements In West BankThe Obama administration is once again condemning Israel for plans to construct housing on land claimed by the Palestinians.
George P Bush Visits Israel, Meets With NetanyahuTexas Land Commissioner George P. Bush has made a 3-day visit to Israel, his first overseas trip since taking elected office last year.