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Israel, Hamas battle over public opinion online

Israel, Hamas battle over public opinion online

Israel, Palestinians wage war online over conflict's message, public opinion
Updated: 24 mins ago
Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots following last week’s downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.
Updated: 5 mins ago
Gaza families plead for evacuation amid battle

Gaza families plead for evacuation amid battle

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Dozens of Palestinian families trapped by clashes between Hamas militants and Israeli troops are scrambling to flee a southern Gaza Strip neighborhood as Israel reported that two more of its soldiers have died in the co...
Updated: 6 mins ago
Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH

Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH

National survey finds sharp increase in use of synthetic human growth hormones by teens
Updated: 1 hour ago

Parts of Chinese city sealed for bubonic plague

Part of Chinese city quarantined after man dies of bubonic plague
Updated: 3 hours ago
Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

Perdue defeats Kingston in Georgia Senate runoff

Former CEO David Perdue defeats Jack Kingston to win Georgia's Republican US Senate nomination
Updated: 3 hours ago
New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

New arrest linked to gun used after Boston attacks

AP sources: New arrest is linked to gun used to kill officer after Boston Marathon attack
Updated: 3 hours ago
Flight  bans show skittishness over trouble spots

Flight bans show skittishness over trouble spots

Airlines cancel flights to Israel after rocket falls near Tel Aviv airport
Updated: 3 hours ago
Obama fundraising amid many challenges

Obama fundraising amid many challenges

Obama says world crises adding new worries for Americans still looking for improving economy
Updated: 4 hours ago
Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to proceed

Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to proceed

Supreme Court allows Arizona execution to go forward in closely watched First Amendment case
Updated: 4 hours ago