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Israel knocks out Gaza’s only power station
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Israel knocks out Gaza’s only power station
Wed 30 Jul 2014
Related articles Israel bombs home of Hamas political leader NEWS ANALYSIS: Pressure to extend Gaza truce past Eid Gaza fighting flares, Netanyahu and UN chief spar on truce terms GAZA/JERUSALEM —... (photo: UN / Eskinder Debebe)
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Metropolitan Museum of Art's president retiring
Tue 29 Jul 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — The president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, one of the largest art museums in the world, on Tuesday announced her retirement. Emily Rafferty, who started working at the museum in... (photo: Creative Commons / Fcb981)
A board on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 11,000 after the opening bell, Monday, April 12, 2010  WorldNetDaily  Tue 29 Jul 2014
Dow drops under 17,000
(CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined on Tuesday, pulling the Dow under 17,000, as geopolitical worries neutralized upbeat earnings from corporations including Merck & Co.. “Investors are clearly... (photo: AP / Richard Drew)
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Mangrove trees growing at edge of island, Madagascar  San Francisco Chronicle  Tue 29 Jul 2014
Madagascar billed as surfing paradise
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Itching to catch a wave? Try Madagascar. The island nation in the Indian Ocean has become the 86th member of the International Surfing Association as part of a drive to promote the... (photo: Creative Commons)
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Sipiso Piso Waterfall. The Australian Tue 29 Jul 2014
Haiti tipped as the next hot destination on the rise
IT’S got bright blue waterfalls, white sand beaches, incredible caves, a World Heritage listed historic site and a vibrant, artistic culture. Welcome to a country... (photo: WN / Periasamy)
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FILE - In this April 20, 2009 file photo, people enter the Bank of New York building in New York's Financial District. Bank of New York Mellon Corp., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and American Express Co. will not be asked to raise more capital when federal officials announce the test results Thursday, May 7, 2009, according to people briefed on the results. The people requested anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the results. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file) Huffington Post Tue 29 Jul 2014
'Patriotic' Big Banks Profit Helping U.S. Companies Dodge Taxes
After wrecking the U.S. economy and sucking hundreds of billions of dollars from American taxpayers for their own survival, what can our patriotic big banks do for an... (photo: AP / Richard Drew, file)
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PLO announcement of 24-hour Gaza ceasefire disavowed by Hamas The Guardian Tue 29 Jul 2014
PLO announcement of 24-hour Gaza ceasefire disavowed by Hamas
Militant groups reject claim of agreement to pause fighting, as Palestinian delegation meet in Cairo aiming to end war Shells hit fuel tanks at Gaza's only power plant,... (photo: UN / Paulo Filgueiras)
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Palestinians flee their houses following an Israeli ground offensive in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip Spiegel Online Tue 29 Jul 2014
The Children of War: A Humanitarian Catastrophe Unfolds in Gaza
Israel's incursion into the Gaza Strip triggered a bloody war. Brutal images of dead and injured Palestinians have circulated widely, but a cease-fire still appears to be... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
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UN chief reinforces call for Gaza ceasefire The Gleaner Tue 29 Jul 2014
UN chief reinforces call for Gaza ceasefire
AP: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon reinforced the Security Council's call for an immediate and unconditional humanitarian ceasefire in the Gaza war yesterday and demanded... (photo: UN / /Eskinder Debebe)
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Ceasefire considered ‘a test Kerry could not possibly pass’ Business Day Tue 29 Jul 2014
Ceasefire considered ‘a test Kerry could not possibly pass’
Related articles Kerry presses for Gaza ceasefire as death toll passes 800 IT TOOK US Secretary of State John Kerry five days in the Middle East to negotiate a 12-hour... (photo: UN / Eskinder Debebe)
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