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38 min ago | The Macon Telegraph

Israeli soldier missing, Gaza death toll climbing as conflict rages on

The defense official told The Associated Press the soldier went missing after a deadly battle in Gaza over the weekend and it was not immediately clear if he was dead or alive.

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4 hrs ago | KSWO

Moscow subway chief fired after 22 killed in crash

Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles... Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, World News, Middle East, Ohio, Epidemic

5 hrs ago | WKRN

American Jews, other 'lone soldiers' serve Israel

The two Americans killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip followed in the footsteps of scores of Jews from around the world who have volunteered to fight for Israel.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Los Angeles, CA, Carmel, CA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Arab Times

Arab powers compete to secure truce

DOHA/CAIRO, July 21, : The push for a Gaza ceasefire risks becoming mired in a regional tussle for influence between conservative Arab states and Islamist-friendly governments, with rival powers competing to take credit for a truce, analysts and some officials say.

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Related Topix: World News, Qatar, Middle East, Muslim Brotherhood, Israel

Brandon Sun

Toronto-area Islamic centre vandalized in what police say was hate crime

Police are investigating after they say a mosque north of Toronto was vandalized with "hateful" anti-Muslim messages relating to the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

509-443-1111: Call the Q6 Connect Center! Support victims of Carlton Complex Fire

UPDATE: As of 11am, together we have raised $31,265! KHQ.COM - All day Monday until 6:30pm, the KHQ Connect Center will be open to take your credit card donations for the Apple Valley chapter of the American Red Cross which will go to support the victims who lost their homes in the Carlton Complex Fire.

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Related Topix: Sprague, WA, World News, Middle East, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Twisp, WA

MySanAntonio.com

UN to vote on crash resolution; Russia has doubts

Russian U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin speaks to the media during an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council on the worsening situation in Gaza at United Nations headquarters, Sunday, July 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Prison, Vladimir Putin

WTMA-AM North Charleston

Benjamin Netanyahu: Hamas Committing 'Double War Crime'; Rails Against 'Mad Islamists'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he is sorry for civilian casualties in Gaza, but he lashed out at Hamas, asserting the Islamic group that controls the Gaza Strip is purposefully putting civilians in harm's way while also attacking innocent Israelis with rockets.

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KFBB

Palestinian death toll in Gaza fighting at 508

The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state headed to Cairo on Monday to try to end two weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting that has killed at least 508 Palestinians and 20 Israelis and displaced tens of thousands of Gaza residents.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Kerry returns to Mideast to push for cease-fire

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is making a renewed push for a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas with another trip to the Middle East after the civilian death toll in the conflict sharply escalated over the weekend.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

CBC News

Palestinian-American teen, now home, talks about police beating in Israel

The United States called for speedy investigation of an incident in which 15-year-old Tariq Khdeir, centre, was badly beaten during his detention by Israeli paramilitary police.

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WAND-TV Decatur

'Modified duty' for medics after fatal NYC arrest

By TAMI ABDOLLAH and SARAH RANKIN Associated Press Two Americans who were soldiers for the Israel Defense Force were killed in fighting in the Gaza Strip.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

2 Americans killed in fighting in Gaza Strip

Protestors gather infront of the White House in Washington during a demonstration against Israel's military offensive in the Gaza Strip, Sunday, July 20, 2014.

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KSFO AM 560

PLO's Hanan Ashrawi: 'Deliberate Massacre' in Gaza

Sunday on This Week , PLO executive committee member Hanan Ashrawi lashed out at Israel over what she described as their "war crimes" and "deliberate massacre" of Palestinian civilians during Israel's current ground offensive in the Gaza Strip.

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Jerusalem Post

13 IDF soldiers killed in Gaza as Operation Protective Edge death toll climbs to 18

Seven soldiers were killed when an anti-tank missile fired from a home in Gaza struck their APC on Saturday; others killed in separate firefights with terrorists throughout the Strip.

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Christian Science Monitor

In Gaza, a patriarch speaks of 'senseless' deaths of 8 family members

Mourners pray over the graves of members of the Abu Jarad family who were killed in an Israeli strike on their family house, following their funerals in Beit Lahiya, in the northern Gaza Strip, Saturday.

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USA Today

Heavy shelling reported in Gaza as offensive widens

The Israeli military continued to pound Gaza militants in the second day of its ground operation Saturday, demolishing more than a dozen tunnels as the death toll in the 12-day-old conflict climbed Heavy shelling reported in Gaza as offensive widens GAZA CITY - The Israeli military continued to pound Gaza militants in the second day of its ground ... (more)

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Mideast divisions cloud Gaza cease-fire efforts

Even as the death toll mounts in the Gaza Strip, attempts to broker a cease-fire between Hamas and Israel have so far run aground -- in part because they have become mired in the deep divisions between Mideast countries.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Mohamed Morsi

Channelnewsasia.com

Gunmen kill 21 Egyptian soldiers in checkpoint attack

Egypt's military said militants firing machineguns and rocket-propelled grenades attacked a border guards checkpoint, killing 21 soldiers in one of the biggest assaults since Islamist president Mohamed Morsi's ouster.

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LA Daily News

French police and pro-Palestinian protesters clash

Pro-Palestinian demonstrators chanting slogans, during a demonstration in Paris, Saturday, July 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Riot

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