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In Gaza lull, residents return to destroyed areas

In Gaza lull, residents return to destroyed areas

BEIT HANOUN, Gaza Strip – Thousands of Gaza residents who had fled Israel-Hamas fighting streamed back to devastated border areas during a lull Saturday to find large-scale destruction: scores of homes were pulverized, wreckage blocked roads a...
Updated: 56 mins ago

Ohio adds 244K jobs under Kasich; recovery slow

Governor's race jobs debate: Ohio adds 244K jobs under GOP's Kasich; state's recovery slow
Updated: 1 hour ago
AP Essay: Air tragedies bring grief without order

AP Essay: Air tragedies bring grief without order

AP Essay: When disasters don't stick to script, world struggles to give shape to grief
Updated: 1 hour ago
US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

US shutters embassy in Libya, evacuates staff to Tunisia as security deteriorates in Tripoli
Updated: 1 hour ago
In Gaza lull, residents return to destroyed areas

In Gaza lull, residents return to destroyed areas

During brief lull in fighting, residents return to neighborhoods, find massive destruction
Updated: 2 hours ago
Diplomats call for extension of Gaza cease-fire

Diplomats call for extension of Gaza cease-fire

Foreign ministers call for an extension of the Gaza Strip 12-hour cease-fire
Updated: 2 hours ago
Manhunt continues for carjackers who killed three kids in Philadelphia

Manhunt continues for carjackers who killed three kids in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA – Police in Philadelphia are still hunting for a pair of carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. – It’s been called a David vs. Goliath story, a “Tale of Two Arthurs” and even the “ultimate Greek tragedy,” but the characters in this drama are not Biblical or literary figures. They...
Updated: 3 hours ago

US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

WASHINGTON — The United States shut down its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under U.S. military escort amid a significant deterioration in security in Tripoli as fighting intensified between riv...
Updated: 5 hours ago

Iraqi police: Baghdad official taken by gunmen

Police: Gunmen in 10 SUVs seize Sunni head of Baghdad Provincial Council
Updated: 6 hours ago

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