Nick Casas

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In Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress, a message for Israel

The setting will be a joint meeting of the<p>U.S. Congress, butBenjamin Netanyahu's most crucial audience may be the one back home: the Israeli electorate.<p>The Israeli prime minister's planned speech on Tuesday, two weeks before Israel's general elections, is dominating the country's political …

McCaskill on torture report: 'Gut check moment'

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill said Monday that she supports the upcoming public release of a Senate Intelligence Committee report on CIA interrogation practices, calling it a “gut check moment.”<p>“It exposes what the world already knows and that is that the United States engaged in torture, but my …

Obama vs. Bibi

The U.S. and Israeli leaders have traded insults, slights and snubs for six years.<p>Another month, another insult.<p>Israel and the United States call themselves the strongest of allies, and in many ways they are. But the White House’s latest rebuke of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — in the …

What Congress Needs to Know About War

<b>Every crisis has a history</b><p>When a crisis occurs, leaders tend to examine the lead up to and fallout from events over the course of days, weeks or months. Yet, no foreign policy issue starts in a few weeks and no major problem will be solved in a year. Thinking historically about a crisis creates …

Nancy Grace and Dr. Drew Clash Over Marijuana: ‘Quit Showing a Big Fat Doobie’

HLN host Nancy Grace has made her opposition to marijuana legalization more than known, but she doubled down on the issue this week, getting into some heated on-air clashes with fellow HLN host Dr. Drew Pinsky, a medical doctor who has treated addiction.<p>After Pinsky noted that proponents of …