• US envoy to Israel lives in a luxe rental, a Trump legacy

    1 day ago - By WGN TV

    JERUSALEM - There's no plaque on the gate of the U.S. ambassador's new residence in Jerusalem, no Stars and Stripes visible, no official listing as a notable overseas property.
    The official residence of the American envoy is a rental and temporary, officials said, secured after two years of house-hunting in the wake of then-President Donald Trump's controversial decision to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.
    Ambassador Tom Nides moved into the sleekly renovated villa in west Jerusalem's leafy German Colony sometime last spring. Local real estate agents estimate its value at...
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