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Deadly Israeli strikes hit UN school, market area

July 30, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. more »»

Obama takes tougher line against Gaza casualties

July 30, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration condemned the deadly shelling of a United Nations school in Gaza Wednesday, using tough, yet carefully worded language that reflects growing White House... more »»

US imposes travel ban on some Venezuelan officials

July 30, 2014

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Amid escalating tensions with Venezuela, the U.S. more »»

Thousands flee to Tunisia to escape Libya fighting

July 30, 2014

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Up to 6,000 people a day have fled Libya into neighboring Tunisia this week, the Tunisian foreign minister said Wednesday, the biggest influx since Libya's 2011 civil war in... more »»

3 Putin allies among 8 hit with new EU sanctions

July 30, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union targeted Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle for the first time Wednesday for the Kremlin's actions in Ukraine, subjecting three of his long-time... more »»

A look at the EU's new sanctions against Russia

July 30, 2014

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's sanctions against Russia are bound to inflict pain on the country's ailing economy. more »»

Clashes prevent experts from reaching bodies

July 30, 2014

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Almost two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky, the remains of some passengers are feared rotting in the 90-degree (32-degree Celsius)... more »»

First lady asks leaders to change gender attitudes

July 30, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama called on young African leaders to change traditional attitudes and beliefs that harm girls and women, adding that educating and making women financially literate... more »»

Israeli strikes hit UN school, Gaza shopping area

July 30, 2014

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israeli strikes hit a crowded shopping area in Gaza City Wednesday, hours after tank shells tore through the walls of a U.N. more »»

AP ANALYSIS: Amid war, endgames in Gaza emerge

July 30, 2014

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — The savage fighting between Israel and Hamas is escalating in Gaza, cease-fire efforts take on elements of farce, and bravado rules the public discourse. more »»

Argentines shrug off risk of default

July 30, 2014

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In 2001, it was ground zero for Argentina's financial earthquake. more »»

Turkish women protest deputy PMs no laughter quip

July 30, 2014

ISTANBUL (AP) — Women in Turkey have taken to social media to protest against comments by the country's deputy prime minister that "women should not laugh aloud in public. more »»

Dissent quieted with most Israelis behind Gaza war

July 30, 2014

JERUSALEM (AP) — Despite Israeli casualties and world criticism, a near-consensus in Israel supports the government's conduct of the Gaza war, views Hamas as the aggressor and considers outsiders... more »»

Landslide hits Indian village, killing at least 17

July 30, 2014

NEW DELHI (AP) — Torrential rains triggered a massive landslide that buried a remote village in western India on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people as it swept away scores of houses and... more »»

Rights group: Syria using barrel bombs, defying UN

July 30, 2014

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government is still indiscriminately bombing civilians with explosives-filled barrels in defiance of a U.N. more »»

US condemns shelling of UN school in Gaza

July 30, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House condemned the shelling Wednesday of a U.N. more »»

Dubai, European airlines divert flights over Iraq

July 30, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — European airlines and a Dubai-based carrier are rerouting flights over Iraqi airspace as a security precaution amid fears that militants with the Islamic State group have weapons... more »»

Iraq offers aid to those displaced by militants

July 30, 2014

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki said Wednesday his government has allocated more than $850 million to assist those displaced by last month's militant takeover of much of the... more »»

Historic English pier engulfed in flames

July 30, 2014

LONDON (AP) — A huge fire sending thick plumes of black smoke into the air has engulfed the historic Eastbourne Pier on the English seafront, 70 miles southeast of London. more »»

Strike on crowded Gaza area kills 16, wounds 150

July 30, 2014

JEBALIYA REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) — An Israeli airstrike hit a crowded Gaza shopping area on Wednesday, killing at least 16 people and wounding more than 150, hours after Israeli tank shells... more »»


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National Packard Museum linked to Chester, WV

July 29, 2014 Regular visitors to this spot know my vacations usually consist of travels organized by The Boss (at Home). We get in the car (we being me and my brother, the Home Office of Wichita, Kan. more »

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