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Fighting forces MH17 investigators to turn back again in Ukraine

Fighting forces MH17 investigators to turn back again in Ukraine

Dutch and Australian experts trying to reach the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in war-torn eastern Ukraine turned back for the second day Monday after hearing explosions and being told of heavy fighting in the area.
Hamas agrees to daylong cease-fire; Israel says it was violated

Hamas agrees to daylong cease-fire; Israel says it was violated

Hamas fires rockets, signals end of truce

Hamas fires rockets, signals end of truce

Israel late Saturday authorized an extension of the humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza for another 24 hours at the request of the United Nations, Israeli officials told CNN.
2nd 'black box' found from Air Algerie crash in Mali, U.N. official says

2nd 'black box' found from Air Algerie crash in Mali, U.N. official says

France has declared a three-day mourning period to commemorate the victims of the Air Algerie Flight 5017, French President Holland declared on Saturday.
Canadian airline passenger arrested by SWAT 'mentally ill,' his father says

Canadian airline passenger arrested by SWAT 'mentally ill,' his father says

The 25-year-old airline passenger whose dramatic arrest by a SWAT team was captured by a cell phone was due in court Saturday.
Israel agrees to extend ceasefire

Israel agrees to extend ceasefire

Israeli government officials told CNN that the United Nations has asked for a 24-hour humanitarian ceasefire extension.
MH17 crash: Investigators must have full access to Ukraine site, Malaysian PM says

MH17 crash: Investigators must have full access to Ukraine site, Malaysian PM says

 More than a week after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came down in eastern Ukraine, Malaysian investigators have not yet been able to access the entire crash site, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday.
2 U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan

2 U.S. soldiers killed in Afghanistan

Two U.S. Army soldiers were killed Thursday in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense said.
U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuates personnel

U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuates personnel

The U.S. Embassy in Libya evacuated its personnel on Saturday because of heavy militia violence raging in the capital, Tripoli, the State Department said.

Exclusive: Rabbi/Israeli soldier speaks out about the war in the Middle East

We see the pictures and hear the reports on the situation in Israel, but now, you'll get a chance to read what daily life is like for many Jewish people, and why one man feels it's his mission to tell this story across the United States

Clinton: Putin 'bears responsibility' in downing of MH17

Russian President Vladimir Putin bears at least some responsibility for the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday.
Pope to visit Philadelphia next year for conference

Pope to visit Philadelphia next year for conference

Pope Francis has accepted the invitation of Philadelphia Archbishop Charles J. Chaput to attend the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year, Catholic News Service reported Friday.
Teen gets 232 "teeth" removed in Mumbai

Teen gets 232 "teeth" removed in Mumbai

A teenager in India, who had more than 200 "teeth" growing in his mouth due to a benign dental tumor, has had them removed.
Russian woman joins rebel movement in Ukraine

Russian woman joins rebel movement in Ukraine

Marina lost her spleen and has a punctured lung. She was attached to a rebel group as a combat medic, and was hurt during the fighting, she told CNN from her hospital bed.
West Bank violence erupts as Gaza conflict rages

West Bank violence erupts as Gaza conflict rages

The Israeli military shot and killed two Palestinian men and wounded scores of others in the West Bank as residents rallied in support of Hamas and its ongoing conflict with the Israeli military in Gaza.