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Israel acknowledges mortar shell hit UN school

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Sunday - 07/27/2014, 07:32pm EDT

Islamic militants destroy historic mosque in Mosul

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Sunday - 07/27/2014, 06:57pm EDT

Suspected al-Qaida attack kills 2 troops in Yemen

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Sunday - 07/27/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Israeli Arabs caught in the middle of Gaza war

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Sunday - 07/27/2014, 11:50am EDT

AP PHOTOS: Brief cease-fire halts Gaza war

AP PHOTOS: Cease-fire in Gaza war between Israel, Hamas allows civilians to see destruction

Sunday - 07/27/2014, 07:04am EDT

Israel says it's extending Gaza truce for 24 hours

Israel decides to extend Gaza war truce for 24 hours, but says it will respond to Hamas fire

Sunday - 07/27/2014, 01:46am EDT

2 Tunisian soldiers killed near Algeria border

Tunisia Defense Ministry says 2 soldiers killed, 6 wounded in new attack near Algeria border

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 06:20pm EDT

UK man freed 5 months after Yemen kidnapping

British man who was kidnapped in Yemen released safely after 5 months in captivity

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Egypt to try 20 suspected in terrorist attacks

Egypt to try 20 suspected militants accused in terrorist attacks against security forces

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Sunni politician seized in Iraq released by gunmen

Gunmen seize, later release senior Sunni politician in Iraq amid mounting sectarian tensions

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 12:33pm EDT

Holy month of Ramadan is a big boon for retailers

Game shows, sales and fast-breaking feasts: Holy month of Ramadan is a boon for retailers

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 12:20pm EDT

Egypt warns Turkey of worsening ties

Egypt summons Turkish diplomat over prime minister's comments, warns of worsening relations

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 10:50am EDT

AP ANALYSIS: Old story, new twists in Gaza war

AP ANALYSIS: Gaza war plays out like in 2009 _ with key differences for Israelis, Palestinians

Saturday - 07/26/2014, 10:50am EDT