Palestinians are seeking the establishment of an independent Palestinian state in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, with East Jerusalem as the capital - territories occupied by Israel in the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. Violence has escalated recently, and 35 Israelis have been killed in a wave of knife, gun and car-ramming attacks since October. Last week Netanyahu authorised hundreds of new homes for Israelis in the West Bank and east Jerusalem .
Police say they have found a body believed to be that of Taliyah Leigh Marsman, reported missing earlier this week after her mother was found dead. Details emerged Friday about the criminal record dating back almost 20 years of a man charged in the deaths of a Calgary woman and her five-year-old daughter.
The presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton will announce her running mate late next week. While Trump continued to deny he made a final decision until he tweeted the announcement, CBS News' Major Garrett reported that Pence was the selection almost 24 hours before the tweet.
Trump had originally planned to announce his running mate at an event Friday, but Trump postponed his announcement citing the deadly terror attacks in Nice, France . Clinton's campaign also took issue with Pence's stance on economic policies, arguing that he opposes raising the federal minimum wage and "wants to get rid of the very wages that make the middle class possible ".
Residents of rebel-held areas of Syria's Aleppo on Saturday faced food and fuel shortages after a Syrian government advance cut the opposition's last supply route into the city. Syrian warplanes bombarded rebel districts of Aleppo , the British-based Observatory said, with at least 10 civilians killed in a strike on Hay al Maqam.
The dialogue got a little too honest for the president's taste when Texas Lt. Governor Dan Patrick called the president out for his tendency, in Patrick's view, of being too quick to blame the police when shootings of African Americans occur.