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William Booth, Sudarsan Raghavan and Anne Gearan
A Palestinian boy mourns following the air strike in Khan Younis. (AP)
An Israeli military spokesman, said “there was a possibility” that shells from Israeli forces struck the school, adding that the army was investigating “what exactly caused the deaths and injuries.”
Victoria St. Martin and Mary Pat Flaherty
A Weather Service meteorologist said the apparent twister touched down near Cape Charles at 8:30 a.m., injuring 30.
J. Freedom du Lac and Sarah Larimer
The MD-83, carrying 116 people, disappeared from radar for hours before the news was made public.
Officials said a doctor is one of two people injured in the incident, and local media say the suspected shooter is in police custody.
The Playseum invited kids to send letters to impacted Israeli children. Then, 2 hours later, to Palestinians.
A shortage of units means lower-income families are competing against the more affluent.
The Montgomery Co. communities’ wealth and education push them onto a Movato.com list.
Peter Hermann and Keith Alexander
A judge warns him to stay away from his ex-girlfriend, and his next hearing is scheduled for Aug. 28.
INSIDER | The Redskins’ defense outplayed the offense, but the QB says he’s upbeat as camp begins.
Democrats in Congress are pitching their home cities in hopes of landing the 2016 convention.
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Zachary A. Goldfarb
Potential presidential candidates take a more connected approach with the economic anxieties of poor.
Carol Morello and Michael Birnbaum
Meanwhile, artillery explosions could be heard around Donetsk.
It is unclear who detained Tehran bureau chief Jason Rezaian, his wife and two others, the paper says.
The discovery of the first feathered but non-avian dinosaur indicates that others may have existed too.
Sean M. Lynn-Jones
POST EVERYTHING | A researcher says he’s not that outraged about it, but is instead a little flattered.
Black families fight entrenched prejudices to get fair discipline for their children in schools.
EARLY LEAD | Reaction to Ray Rice’s two-game suspension would seem to indicate that it does.
The reality show promised to find new fashion talent, but the industry’s hard truths have stolen the spotlight.
FAA lifts flight ban but Gaza fighting rages on
Plane leaves Ukraine with more bodies of crash victims
Wounded victims of U.N. school shelling arrive at hospital
Long execution leads to calls for review in Arizona
Families travel to Taiwan crash site
Preachers rail at police at Eric Garner's funeral
Iraq bus attack kills 52 prisoners, nine police
Suicide bombs in Nigeria kill dozens
LeBron James apologizes to neighbors with cupcakes
U.N. rights chief: Strong possibility of Israeli ‘war crimes’
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FACT CHECKER | Sen. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) says 10,000 baby boomers retire every day. It turns out his math is accurate.
COLUMN | The Md. governor said that the state should be prepared to shelter up to 1,880 young migrants.
Nats could win it all this year, but GM must weigh their present chances while protecting their future.
These items can help you secure your home in the event that first responders are delayed in reaching you.
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September’s inaugural “Fall Classic” will feature Future Islands, Tove Lo, HAERTS, Bear Hands and more.
A press staffer almost always attends when reporters sit down with administration officials.
Capital Fringe’s “The Adventures of Tapman” has great dancing, but the production values keep it from flying.
IN THE LOOP | A new report from the Office of Congressional Ethics shows the activity of the more than five-year-old independent panel since it was created.
Q&A TRANSCRIPT | Food critic Tom Sietsema took your dining questions, rants and raves.
A patent offers some clues for what Apple’s thinking and what consumers can possibly anticipate.
Colorado is racing ahead with clean energy. But the transition is sending some citizens’ bills skyrocketing.
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