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Conflict In Gaza: What You Need To Know Today

Conflict In Gaza: What You Need To Know TodayPerhaps signaling a widening of its offensive in Gaza, Israel called up 16,000 reservists on Thursday. That means Israel has activated 86,000 reservists since the conflict started.

Chances Are Pretty Good That’s A Bill Collector Calling

Chances Are Pretty Good That’s A Bill Collector CallingIn about one-third of U.S. households, the sound of a phone or doorbell ringing may trigger a desire to duck.

UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million Gallons

UCLA Floods As Water Main Break Dumps Up To 10 Million GallonsA 90-year-old water main broke near the University of California, Los Angeles, on Tuesday, spilling 8 million to 10 million gallons of water.

Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought Shelter

Gaza Conflict: Shell Strikes U.N. School, Killing Up To 19 Who Sought ShelterAs many as 19 people were killed when a shell struck a school run by the United Nations in Gaza, this morning.

House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline Tickets

House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline TicketsThe Transparent Airfares Act, which was approved with minimal debate, would overturn a 2012 rule that requires airlines to post the full price of tickets, including taxes and fees.

Another Appeals Court Tosses Same-Sex-Marriage Ban

Another Appeals Court Tosses Same-Sex-Marriage BanFor the second time this summer, a federal appellate court has voted to strike down a ban on same-sex marriage.

Book News: The Clash Of The Comic(-)Cons

Book News: The Clash Of The Comic(-)ConsThe nation's biggest comic book convention has issued a cease-and-desist letter to the nation's third-biggest comic book convention over the use of the name "Comic Con."

Obama: U.S., Central America Share Responsibility For Influx Of Minors

Obama: U.S., Central America Share Responsibility For Influx Of MinorsPresident Obama met with the leaders of three Central American countries at the White House on Friday, telling them that they share responsibility with Washington for stemming an influx of children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border.

Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In Crisis

Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In CrisisLawmakers in Washington, D.C., have reached a deal to overhaul the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, multiple news organizations are reporting.

Zoo In Argentina Says ‘Sad Bear’ Too Old To Go To Canada

Zoo In Argentina Says ‘Sad Bear’ Too Old To Go To CanadaDespite a public outcry that resulted in more than a half-million petition signatures and a personal appeal by former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, Arturo, Argentina's "sad bear," has been deemed too old to migrate to Canada.
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