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Experts: Internet May Run Out Of Space

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Undated) -- This week's crash of eBay is raising concerns that the internet may be running out of space. Some experts say parts of the web are basically out of date and already at full capacity. Smartphones and tablets are also a big part of the problem. Both devices are giving more people access to…

Gaza Truce Holds After Shaky Start

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Gaza) -- A renewed truce between Israel and Hamas appears to be holding today despite a shaky start. Both sides agreed to extend the truce for five days yesterday during negotiations mediated by Egypt. The truce got off to a rough start when Hamas reportedly fired eight rockets at Israel, which prompted the Israeli military…

Tiger Woods Says He Can’t Play In Ryder Cup

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Undated) -- Tiger Woods is pulling himself out of the Ryder Cup. Woods told U.S. captain Tom Watson not to consider him for the tournament. The former world number-one said on his website that he's been told by doctors the muscles in his back "need to be rehabilitated and healed" and that he should not…

Official: Palestinians, Israel Agree to Truce Extension

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Undated) -- There's an agreement in place to extend a Gaza truce. A Palestinian official says Israel and Palestinian factions have agreed to extend the ceasefire for five days. There was little evidence of a truce as Israel's military said at least five rockets were fired from Gaza into Israel Wednesday just before the previous…

U.S. Troops Land On Mt. Sinjar

Posted On August 13, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Military troops and members of U-S-A-I-D are being deployed on Iraq's Mt. Sinjar. Earlier today the State Department said the troops are there to focus on a humanitarian mission and are not there in a combat role. The troops are accessing ways at rescuing some 30-thousand refugees who have been trapped by…