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7/28/2014 8:08 PM
Hamas Gaza leader Haniyeh's house hit
GAZA — An Israeli aircraft fired a missile at the house of Hamas Gaza leader Ismail Haniyeh early on Tuesday causing damage but no casualties, Gaza's interior ministry said.

7/28/2014 5:40 PM
Facebook photo sets off rampage
LAHORE, Pakistan — A woman and two of her young granddaughters were burned to death Sunday night in the eastern city of Gujranwala after a member of their Ahmadi minority sect was accused of posting a blasphemous picture to Facebook, the police said.

7/28/2014 3:55 PM
Oil depot ablaze amid clashes in Libya
CAIRO — A fire at the oil depot for the airport in Libya’s capital raged out of control today after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, the latest violence to plague the country as foreigners flee the chaos.

7/28/2014 12:15 PM
U.S. sending dirty coal abroad
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Coal from Appalachia rumbles into this port city, 150 railroad cars at a time, bound for the belly of the massive cargo ship Prime Lily. The ship soon sets sail for South America, its 80,000 tons of coal destined for power plants and factories, an export of American energy — and pollution.

7/28/2014 11:33 AM
Strike hits Gaza park, killing at least 10
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — A strike on a Gaza park killed 10 people today, nine of them children, as Israeli and Palestinian authorities traded blame over the attack and fighting in the Gaza war raged on despite a major Muslim holiday.

7/28/2014 11:46 AM
Tyson selling Mexico, Brazil operations
SPRINGDALE, Ark. — Tyson Foods plans to sell its poultry businesses in Mexico and Brazil for $575 million in cash to help pay debt from its recently announced acquisition of Hillshire Brands.

7/28/2014 11:38 AM
UN condemns terrorist oil sales
UNITED NATIONS  — The U.N. Security Council is strongly condemning any sale of oil from Syria or Iraq by terrorist groups and is reminding all countries that buying this illegally obtained oil violates U.N. sanctions.

7/28/2014 9:44 AM
Japan to step up Russia sanctions
TOKYO — Japan is imposing more sanctions against Russia over its support for pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine who are accused of shooting down a Malaysian jet, the chief government spokesman said today.

7/28/2014 6:56 AM
Police turns back from Ukraine crash site
SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine — An international police team abandoned its attempt to reach the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane for a second day running today as clashes raged in a town on the road to the area.

7/28/2014 6:50 AM
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