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The Gaza Strip’s only power plant’s fuel depot is seen engulfed in flames after it was hit by an Israeli air strike on July 29, 2014. The Gaza Strip’s only power plant was forced to shut down Tuesday after an Israeli attack hit the...
Tens of thousands of immigrants, many of them minors, have crossed illegally into the United States this year, causing a humanitarian crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border. Photo by John Moore/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — House Republicans have agreed to...
Employees and customers hold a rally in support of Arthur T. Demoulas and Market Basket. Photo by Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe via Getty Images. Editor’s Note: If you live in New England, maybe you buy your milk and eggs at Market Basket, a mid-...
Photo by Yuri Kadobnov/AFP/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach “a very serious matter...
Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Michelle Nunn tours the Second Harvest food bank in Valdosta, Ga., on April 17. Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call Today in the Morning Line: The inside of a campaign doesn’t always look so great VA reform looks...
A missile is launched by an “Iron Dome” battery, a short-range missile defence system designed to intercept and destroy incoming short-range rockets and artillery shells, on July 15, 2014 in southern Israeli. Photo by David Buimovitch/...