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  • Israeli soldier missing as Gaza fighting rages on

    JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli soldier is missing following a deadly battle in the Gaza Strip, a defense official said Tuesday, as Israeli airstrikes pummeled a wide range of targets along the coastal area. Diplomatic efforts intensified to end the two week war that has killed more than 600...

  • Saudi stock market to allow foreign investment

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia's Cabinet has approved opening the country's stock market to foreign investors next year. The Cabinet decision late Monday paves the way for foreign financial institutions to directly buy and sell stocks listed on Saudi Arabia's $530 billion Tadawul...

  • Morning Examiner with Steve Doty for July 22

    The Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee this afternoon will examine President Obama's pick to be the head of the embattled department. Robert McDonald, tapped as President Obama's choice to replace Eric Shinseki, will field questions from Senate lawmakers this afternoon.

  • China ex-officials see reprisals for baring abuses

    BEIJING (AP) — A former Chinese official who publicly accused Communist Party investigators of physically abusing him has been detained, and a second who complained of brutality said authorities are investigating him. The two officials were among four party members who broke with the ruling...

  • Lawmakers face long to-do list, uncertain success

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A gridlocked Congress failed to do the big things: overhauling the nation's immigration system, reforming the loophole-cluttered tax code and stiffening background checks on gun buyers. Now it's time to see whether it can just do the basics. With just two weeks before...

  • Md. parents allegedly locked up autistic twin sons

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Police in Maryland say a couple kept their autistic, 22-year-old twin sons locked in a basement room with no furniture and only a tiny window for light. Court records show John and Janice Land are free on bond after they were charged Friday with two counts each of vulnerable...

  • Coke 2Q profit falls 3 percent

    ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. (KO) on Tuesday reported earnings that declined by 3 percent in its second quarter, and beat analysts' expectations. The Atlanta-based company said profit fell to $2.6 billion, or 58 cents per share, from $2.68 billion, or 59 cents per share, in the same quarter a...

  • Jakarta governor Widodo wins Indonesian election

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, who won the hearts of Indonesians with his common man image, won Indonesia's presidential election with 53 percent of the vote, final results from the Election Commission showed Tuesday. The numbers were released shortly after his...

  • Verizon 2Q profit rises 93 percent

    NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon is reporting that its second-quarter earnings nearly doubled after securing full ownership of Verizon Wireless. Profit jumped to $4.32 billion from $2.25 billion, or 78 cents per share. Net income per share grew, but at a lower rate, to $1.01 per share from 78 cents...

  • Comcast 2Q earnings top views on Internet hookups

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Comcast Corp.'s second-quarter net income rose 15 percent to nearly $2 billion as it added high-speed Internet customers at a faster pace than a year ago and video subscriber losses moderated. The nation's largest cable provider said Tuesday that net income rose to $1.99...

  • Crash victims' remains reach Ukraine-held city

    KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) — The remains of the victims of the Malaysia Airlines crash arrived in territory held by the Ukrainian government on Tuesday on their way to the Netherlands, after delays and haphazard treatment of the bodies that put pressure on European foreign ministers meeting in...

  • Indonesian presidential election tally shows Jakarta governor Widodo wins 53 percent of vote

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian presidential election tally shows Jakarta governor Widodo wins 53 percent of vote.

  • Will new Politico poll encourage more Democrats to challenge Hillary Clinton for 2016 nomination?

    A new Politico poll suggests that Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign may be over before it's officially announced.

  • Germany, France, Italy condemn anti-Semitic demos

    BERLIN (AP) — The foreign ministers of Germany, France and Italy on Tuesday condemned the rise in anti-Semitic protests and violence in their countries over the conflict in Gaza, saying they will do everything possible to combat it. "Anti-Semitic rhetoric and hostility against Jews, attacks...

  • Germany, France, Italy condemn anti-Semitic, violent protests in Europe against Gaza conflict

    BERLIN (AP) — Germany, France, Italy condemn anti-Semitic, violent protests in Europe against Gaza conflict.



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