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Israeli military: child killed in West Bank attack


Associated Press

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- The Israeli military says suspected Jewish assailants set fire to two Palestinian West Bank homes, killing a child and critically...full story
updated 2015-07-31 02:01 PM
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Michael McGill, 19, wears a sweatshirt declaring "Long Live Freddie" in memory of Freddie Gray, Friday, April 24, 2015, near the intersection where Gray was arrested in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Two men are on the ground after being struck after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) People take items from a business cooler after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Street signs on a light post mark the intersection where Freddie Gray was arrested, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) Marchers block the Pratt Street after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) A protestor holds a sign outside of Baltimore's City Hall before a march for Freddie Gray, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A protestor stands on a mailbox outside of Oriole Park at Camden Yards before a baseball game between the Boston Red Sox and the Baltimore Orioles after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) A man, center, shields himself after being struck after a march to City Hall for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Sumiteru Taniguchi, a survivor of the nuclear bombing at Nagasaki, Japan, participates in an anti-nuclear rally in Union Square in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the United States using nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig) Protestors confront a patron outside of a bar across the street from Oriole Park at Camden Yards after a rally for Freddie Gray, Saturday, April 25, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
    Updated: 2015/07/31 15:20 GMT+08:00
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Israeli military: child killed in West Bank attack

Associated Press

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- The Israeli military says suspected Jewish assailants set fire to two Palestinian West Bank homes, killing a child and critically....Fullstory

2015-07-31 02:01 PM

Unusual terror case going to trial in US court

Associated Press

RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) -- A jury has been selected in the case of a Russian military veteran charged with leading a Taliban attack on U.S.....Fullstory

2015-07-31 12:42 PM

Pacific trade ministers pose for group photo at Maui meeting

Associated Press

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) -- Trade ministers from 12 Pacific Rim nations meeting in Hawaii took time out from their talks for a new trade agreement....Fullstory

2015-07-31 09:01 AM

Business Highlights
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

___ Spring rebound for US economy sets stage for Fed rate hike WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. economy isn't moving at warp speed, but it looks like....Fullstory

2015-07-31 09:01 AM

IndyCar president of competition Walker resigns

Associated Press

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- IndyCar president of competition Derrick Walker took the fall Thursday for technical issues that have plagued the series this year and said....Fullstory

2015-07-31 06:01 AM

Q&A: A look at the new leader of Afghanistan's Taliban
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Little is known about the new Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Akhtar Mansoor, who was tapped to succeed Mullah Mohammad Omar after the shadowy leader's death....Fullstory

2015-07-31 06:01 AM

Ex-US navy member alleges anti-gay bullying by CIA workers
By JULIE WATSON
Associated Press

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A former member of a U.S. Navy special operations force has filed a complaint alleging the CIA bullied him for being....Fullstory

2015-07-31 03:22 AM

US grads sue Rolling Stone over retracted campus rape story
By ALAN SUDERMAN
Associated Press

RICHMOND, Virginia (AP) -- Three University of Virginia graduates and members of a fraternity who were portrayed in a debunked account of a gang rape....Fullstory

2015-07-31 03:22 AM

Dwayne Johnson says of Hulk Hogan: 'We've all talked trash'

Associated Press

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Dwayne Johnson says he was disappointed when he heard about a tape of Hulk Hogan using racial slurs. Johnson, also a....Fullstory

2015-07-31 11:01 AM

Here's what Betty White thinks of Cecil the lion's killing
By ALICIA RANCILIO
Associated Press

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Betty White, a passionate animal activist, has harsh words for the Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion while on....Fullstory

2015-07-31 06:01 AM

Aquino chooses Roxas as Philippine presidential candidate

Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Philippine President Benigno Aquino III has chosen Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas II as the administration candidate to succeed him in....Fullstory

2015-07-31 01:22 PM

Greek bailout talks to shift gear

Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Lead negotiators from the European Union and International Monetary Fund begin an intensive round of talks with Greece on Friday to....Fullstory

2015-07-31 12:42 PM

LinkedIn 2Q caps rough week for social media stocks
By BARBARA ORTUTAY
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- It hasn't been a good week for social media companies, not even for the usually reliable professional networking service LinkedIn Corp. The....Fullstory

2015-07-31 09:01 AM

Senate panel passes bill lifting crude oil export ban
By KEVIN FREKING
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A U.S. Senate panel approved energy legislation Thursday that would lift the 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports and open more areas....Fullstory

2015-07-31 06:22 AM

Anchor denies sham Porsche sale; congressman husband charged

Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A news anchor said Thursday that authorities have wrongly accused her of a shady Porsche transaction in the indictment of her congressman....Fullstory

2015-07-31 06:01 AM

Venezuela's largest beer company suspends work at 2 plants

Associated Press

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- Venezuela's largest beer manufacturer is shutting some of its plants because of a lack of imported barley. The federation of beer brewers....Fullstory

2015-07-31 06:01 AM

IMF won't join Greek bailout before reforms, debt relief
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- An International Monetary Fund official says the IMF cannot participate in another Greek bailout until Greece and its creditors make difficult decisions....Fullstory

2015-07-31 03:22 AM

German prosecutors probe website for treason over spy story

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- Germany's federal prosecutors are investigating whether a website that covers digital rights issues committed an act of treason for reporting on plans....Fullstory

2015-07-31 03:22 AM

Cable network cancels 3 daytime shows
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- MSNBC said Thursday that it is canceling three of its afternoon programs, part of a network-wide shift to a straight news....Fullstory

2015-07-31 09:01 AM

'Exorcism: Live!' to air on TV in October

Associated Press

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Destination America is upping its scare factor for Halloween by scheduling what it describes as a live exorcism to air....Fullstory

2015-07-31 03:22 AM

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