The United States and United Nations are announcing that Israel and Hamas have agreed to a humanitarian cease-fire to start Friday morning for 72 hours.
The United Nations is urging Israel and Palestine to stop the violence, but neither side shows any signs of backing down. Tracie Potts reports.
Israeli strikes hit within yards of Gaza's main hospital as well as at a refugee camp on Monday, leaving at least 30 dead and wounded.
Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that talks aimed at a seven-day humanitarian cease-fire in the Gaza Strip are bogged down in disagreement over "some terminology."
Secretary of State John Kerry is in the Middle East trying to hammer out a cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas, as the fighting continues. Tracie Potts reports.
The Federal Aviation Administration has told all U.S. airlines that flights to Israel’s Tel Aviv airport are prohibited for 24 hours after a rocket from Gaza landed in the area.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ordered Israel's military to prepare for a "significant expansion" of the ground operation in the Gaza Strip on Friday.
Israeli military has launched ground operation in the Gaza Strip.
President Obama is trying to use U.S. influence to calm to areas of conflict. Brian Mooar reports.
Israel's internal security agency says it has foiled an Al Qaeda plan to attack the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv and hit other targets in the country.
President urges Israelis to recognize Palestinian "right to self determination".
The president meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on his day in the Middle East.
A man in his 30s died and four people were put in medically induced comas on Friday after suffering heat stroke and dehydration while running a half-marathon in Israel.
President Obama will visit Israel, the West Bank and Jordan in the spring, the White House said Tuesday, marking his first visit since becoming president.
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a cease-fire, the Egyptian foreign minister said Wednesday.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, while affirming his support for diplomatic efforts to reach a cease-fire in Gaza, underscored that Israel would take "whatever actions" are necessary to defend itself.
A diplomatic push to end Israel's nearly weeklong offensive in the Gaza Strip gained momentum Tuesday.
Israel ramped up targeted attacks on suspected militants in Gaza Monday as Hamas fighters fired hundreds of rockets at Israel.