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Israel announces seven-hour 'humanitarian truce' in Gaza

As Israel pulls back ground forces almost a month in to bloody conflict in Gaza, military call brief ceasefire in areas other than around southern city of Rafah<p>Israel will hold its fire in most of the Gaza Strip for a seven-hour "humanitarian window" on Monday, the military said, four weeks into …

US calls Israeli attack on UN school 'disgraceful'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States declared Sunday it is "appalled" by Israel's "disgraceful" attack on a United Nations school sheltering some …

Much of Market Street gridlocked as Jewish groups condemn Hamas

Much of Market Street gridlocked as Jewish groups condemn Hamas<p>Hundreds of demonstrators from around the Bay Area marched through San Francisco on Sunday showing their unwavering support for Israel amid an ongoing war in Gaza.<p>The rally started at noon at Civic Center Plaza, where demonstrators from …

Is There Any Empathy Left In The Gaza Conflict?

In the waiting room at Jerusalem's Hadassah Hospital, an Israeli woman was shouting at a Palestinian mother whose son was being treated for a beating he received from a Jewish mob.<p>"Go away you trash," the Israeli woman yelled at the Palestinian. "I would bury you in Gaza."<p>A second Israeli woman …

Israel spied on John Kerry during failed peace talks – report

Israel spied on the US secretary of state, John Kerry, during peace talks with Palestinians and Arab states last year, the magazine Der Spiegel has reported.<p>The German weekly said on Sunday that Israeli intelligence and at least one other secret service intercepted Kerry’s phone calls during a …

A Common Virus Is Eating Your Gut Bacteria

The only time you’re completely human is before you’re born. For the rest of your life, microbes from the environment colonize ecosystems around your body, outnumbering your 37 trillion human cells by about 10 to one.<p>Over the past decade, scientists have been exploring how the microbes living on …

CNN exclusive: Inside the mind of Hamas' political leader

CNN's Nic Robertson had tough questions for Hamas's political leader.<p>Khaleed Meshaal is known as Hamas' external deal-maker and a fund-raiser from supporters in the region, a role the 58-year-old has held since 2004.<p>Robertson interviewed Meshaal over the weekend in Qatar, where he lives. Here are …