Stephanie Rocha

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Israelis, Gaza militants fight on, defying truce efforts

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel and the Palestinians held their fire early on Monday at the start of a new 72-hour ceasefire proposed by Egypt that took effect at 2100 GMT.<p>There were no immediate reports of breaches of the ceasefire although Hamas claimed it fired rockets as far as the Tel Aviv …

Ukraine demands that rebels in Donetsk surrender

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Fighting raged in the city of Donetsk on Sunday, as government forces continued to close in on the rebel stronghold and …

Haiti gang raids jail and frees inmates

<b>An armed gang has attacked a prison in Haiti freeing an unconfirmed number of inmates.</b><p>The Croix-des-Bouquets jail held more than 800 prisoners before the Sunday morning attack.<p>The action caused panic in the area around the capital Port-au-Prince where the prison is located.<p>"We heard a lot of …

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Israel, Hamas accept Egyptian cease-fire proposal

CAIRO (AP) — Israel and the Hamas militant group accepted an Egyptian cease-fire proposal Sunday, clearing the way for the resumption of talks on a …

Iranian jet crashes into suburb after take off

The plane plummeted into a neighbourhood of Tehran, killing at least 38 people and narrowly missing residents on the ground<p>A passenger jet plummeted into a suburb of the Iranian capital shortly after take off today, killing at least 38 people when it exploded near a busy market.<p>The plane was …