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Separatists Claim To Be In Control Of Black Boxes

Posted On July 20, 2014

(Donetsk) -- Separatist leaders in Ukraine say the downed Malaysian airliner's black boxes are "under our control." A pro-Russian rebel leader today said the black boxes are in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk, where they hope experts can confirm the found objects are indeed the flight recorders. The U.S. believes rebels shot down the…

Israel Continues Shelling Of Gaza Militants

Posted On July 20, 2014

(Gaza) -- The Palestinian death toll is going up as Israeli forces continue shelling the Gaza Strip. A woman was killed Monday when Israeli tanks shelled heavily-fortified militant targets. Palestinian health officials say close to 450 people have died in the nearly two-week military offensive and many were civilians. As many as a dozen more…

Kerry To Travel To Egypt For Talks On Gaza

Posted On July 20, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Egypt for meetings on the violence in Gaza. Kerry will meet with Egyptian and other senior officials today in Cairo. The fighting between Israel and Hamas militants has killed more than 500 people. Kerry claims Israel is under siege. Kerry told CNN's "State of…

UN’s Ban Calls For Immediate Ceasefire

Posted On July 20, 2014

(Doha) -- The head of the UN is condemning the killing of dozens of Palestinians today in the Gaza Strip. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says Israel's shelling was an "atrocious action" and called for an end to the fighting. It's been the single bloodiest day of the 13-day offensive with more than 60 Palestinians and…

Obama Expresses Concern About Growing Casualties In Gaza

Posted On July 20, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- President Obama is expressing growing concern over the rising casualties associated with clashes between Israel and the Palestinians. The President spoke by phone again today with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . A statement from the White House said Obama called for an immediate cease fire, and stressed the need to protect…

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Boston Terrier

    Posted on July 23, 2014
    Location: Greendale, Indiana

    Lost Boston Terrier named Clyde. He is male and is…