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21 min ago | KSWO

Israel hits symbols of Hamas rule; 128 killed

Most of the 1,200 people driven to evacuate by a Northern California wildfire that destroyed 13 homes have been told they can safely return after a series of steady gains in the firefight.

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4 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

Turkish PM Erdogan returning Jewish American award

Turkey's ambassador to the U.S., Serdar Kilic, wrote to Jack Rosen, president of the American Jewish Congress, on Erdogan's behalf.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan

8 hrs ago | WMMV-AM Melbourne

Inside the Kerry-Israel Meltdown

On Monday, Secretary of State Kerry took to the podium at the State Department to say that he was working with Israel and Hamas to negotiate an extension of their temporary ceasefire.

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9 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Maggie Gyllenhaal glows as 'The Honorable Woman'

Poised between dream-state and tough reality, it exposes timeless truths while remaining as current as the next Israeli-Palestinian clash.

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9 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

PLO offers truce as at least 100 killed in Gaza

A senior PLO official proposed a 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire Tuesday in the Gaza war, saying he spoke in the name of Hamas, but was contradicted a short while later by a spokesman of the Islamic militant group.

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9 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

PLO offers truce as at least 100 killed in Gaza

The overnight strikes hit the home of the top Hamas leader in Gaza, Ismail Haniyeh, as well as government offices and the headquarters of the Hamas satellite TV station.

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12 hrs ago | Detroit News

Iran leader calls for arming Gaza to fight Israel

Iran's supreme leader on Tuesday called on Muslims from around the world to help arm Gaza Palestinians in their fight against Israel.

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15 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

With Israel at war, US lawmakers give full support

While much of the rest of the world watches the Gaza war in horror and scrambles for a cease-fire, U.S. lawmakers are pressing the Obama administration to take no action that puts pressure on Israel to halt its military operations.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Palestine, IL, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Ted Cruz

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Barriere Star Journal

B.C. premier offers support to Israel

Premier Christy Clark has aligned herself and British Columbia with Israel in a letter to a Jewish-Canadian advocacy group in which she says the province can be "counted as a friend."

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InYork

One Direction's Zayn Malik causes furor over Palestine tweet

One Direction singer Zayn Malik set the Internet on fire by tweeting "#FreePalestine."

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The Town Talk

Israelis band together to help those in war zone

JERUSALEM a?? Amid a steady stream of Hamas rocket fire from Gaza, Adele Feder, a divorced mother of four from the nearby town of Ofakim, told a friend in Jerusalem that the attacks were traumatizing her kids.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Family, Kids, Religion, Orthodox Church

The Item

Muslims mark end of Ramadan with Eid celebrations

Millions of Muslims across the world celebrated the first day of the Eid al-Fitr holiday Monday, which marks the end of the monthlong fast of Ramadan.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Eid ul-Fitr, World News, Central African Republic, Africa, Middle East

The Winnipeg Free Press

Strike hits Gaza park, killing at least 10 as Israelis, Palestinians trade blame

A Gaza park was attacked Monday, killing at least 10 Palestinians, including children, a Palestinian health official said.

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News Observer

Hamas leader Meshaal demands end to occupation

Khaled Meshaal said in an interview broadcast Monday that he believes the world hasn't taken an even-handed view of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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KSWO

Israeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lull

Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling's estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.

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The Jackson Sun

Obama's 2nd term travails: A lame duck before his time?

The woes of a second term are nothing new, but for President Obama they seem to have started sooner and struck harder than for his predecessors.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WTOC-TV Savannah

UN council agrees on demand for Gaza cease-fire

The U.N. Security Council agreed on a statement Sunday calling for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas and scheduled a meeting at midnight to adopt it.

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Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Hamas (Palestine), Life, Ramadan

Bellingham Herald

Palestinian says Israeli action extends conflict

Mohammad Shtayyeh says people under siege will react to defend themselves and that is what is happening in Gaza.

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The Raw Story

Jewish mob brutally beats two Palenstinian men, Israeli police say

One of two Palestinians who claimed to have been savagely beaten by a Jewish mob in east Jerusalem was still in intensive care in an Israeli hospital on Sunday, two days after the alleged attack.

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Forward

Israel Thwarts Terror Attack at West Bank Checkpoint

The police stopped a suspicious-looking vehicle at the Beitar Illit checkpoint in the Gush Etzion bloc south of Jerusalem.

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