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Ha'aretz: Ambulances continued to bring wounded Palestinians from Qalandiyah checkpoint to the RamallahGovernmentHospital until 1 A.M. Friday, about three-and-a-half hours after the demonstrations began. The full text is available for subscribers & registered users....
Ha'aretz: On a hill in a Bedouin community between Dimona and Be’er Sheva, Muhammad Abu Qurinath, chairman of the residents’ committee, sits watching and tries to guess where the rockets will land. He says there isn’t much to do except pray they won’t land nearby. The...
Ha'aretz: The most important diplomatic message of the week was sent to Israel by the American administration Tuesday night, via the U.S.Federal Aviation Administration. Its decision to forbid flights to Israel had no substantive professional basis; yet the...
Star Telegram: McClatchy Foreign Staff ISTANBUL — A week after seizing a major oilfield in an offensive that left 270 Syrian government soldiers dead, the extremist Islamic State on Thursday targeted two more key government garrisons, posting photos on the Internet of...
noodls: (Source: WTA Tour Inc) BAKU, Azerbaijan - Top seed Sorana Cirstea became the Baku Cup's  latest big name casualty when she was bundled out by Stefanie Voegele in the second round on Thursday. Watch live action from Baku this week on WTALive powered...
NZ Herald: BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) Top-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania took a 6-1, 6-1, 50-minute beating from Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the Baku Cup second round on Thursday.Cirstea, who had won all four previous matches against......
Sacramento Bee: LOS ANGELES -- The FBI kept its investigation into alleged brutality in the Los Angeles County jails a secret from then-Sheriff Lee Baca and his top commanders because agents thought they might try to obstruct the probe, according to internal FBI emails and...
Forbes: Bernie Ecclestone has revealed that a Grand Prix in Baku, capital of the oil-rich country of Azerbaijan,...
noodls: (Source: AIBA - International Boxing Association) Pakistan's national boxing squad team captain Muhammad Waseem won a bronze medal in the last edition of the Commonwealth Games, and is seeking to achieve an even better result this time around. The 27-year-old...
Fox News: Published July 24, 2014Associated Press Facebook0 Twitter0 BAKU, Azerbaijan – Top-seeded Sorana Cirstea of Romania took a 6-1, 6-1, 50-minute beating from Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland in the Baku Cup second round on Thursday. Cirstea, who had...
Taipei Times: Taiwan’s Chuang Chia-jung advanced to the semi-finals of the Zhonghong JiangxiInternational Women’s Open doubles yesterday. Chuang and her partner, Junri Namigata of Japan, cruised past Italy’s Gioia Barbieri and Marina Melnikova of Russia 6-3, 6-1 in 58...
Ha'aretz: When he leaves office next week, PresidentShimon Peres will become the head of a large company that seeks to invest in projects connected to peace in the Middle East, said Ayelet Frisch, Peres’ spokeswoman. In an interview on TV’s Channel 2, she explained...