Putin appears to be doubling down on Ukraine, stepping up Russia's role in the fight between Ukraine's government and the rebels
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Palestinian man shares his heart-breaking loss from a deadly rocket attack on a U.N. school in Gaza
Israel and Hamas have agreed to a 12-hour ceasefire beginning Saturday morning; the lull in fighting is a glimmer of hope in bloody conflict
Passenger fell ill on a flight, possibly exposing many others before he died
Two F16 fighter jets escort Sunwing Airlines flight back to Toronto after passenger threatened to "blow up Canada"
Top U.S. diplomat says "terminology" on truce framework still needs work; Israel says it might broaden Gaza operation
The daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro scolded the press for incorrectly reporting that she had been killed in an air crash, saying it was sad that "news of actual victims doesn't get around the world as quickly as this false report."
Mysterious photographs explained
10 survivors of deadly crash include woman who escaped through hole in the fuselage and sought help at nearby home
The best images from this week's news: July 19 - July 25, 2014