{FD} Christmas market attack found them unprepared, German officials say on anniversary

As Germany commemorated the one-year anniversary of a Christmas market attack in Berlin that killed 12 people, government officials admitted Tuesday they were “not sufficiently prepared” to handle the attack and support the victims.

{FD} Hopeful to succeed Netanyahu eyes Israeli-Saudi alliance against Iran

A top Israeli politician said he would form a new “anti-Iran axis,” together with Saudi Arabia and other Sunni powers, to counter the Iranian threat in the region, if he succeeds embattled Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

{FD} 5 years after Newtown, no easy answers in gun debate

After the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn., left 26 dead in December 2012, lawmakers across the U.S.  made attempts to prevent similar horrors. Five years later, the results are uneven at best.

{FD} Bannon’s ‘kingmaker’ status tarnished by Moore defeat

“There’s a special place in hell for Republicans who should know better,” former senior White House adviser Steve Bannon said on the eve of Alabama’s U.S. Senate election, as he went all-in for embattled Republican candidate Roy Moore.

{FD} Hamas plans ‘day of rage’ in response to Trump’s Jerusalem decision

Palestinian terror group Hamas declared the upcoming Friday a “day of rage” and urged Palestinians to protest President Donald Trump’s move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer U.S. embassy to the city.

{FD} Hatch defends Moore endorsement, says alleged sexual misconduct happened ‘decades ago’

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch has come under fire after defending President Donald Trump’s endorsement of Republican Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore, saying the allegations of sexual misconduct happened “decades ago.”

{FD} Billy Bush slams Trump for questioning authenticity of ‘Access Hollywood’ tape

Former “Access Hollywood” host Billy Bush slammed President Donald Trump on Sunday after he reportedly questioned the authenticity of the lewd remarks in the infamous tape where he is heard bragging about grabbing women.