With a cease-fire in place, residents of Nahal Oz, a kibbutz near Gaza City, return to their community after Israeli military and government officials urged them to come home.
Aug. 12, 2014Rockets fired from the Gaza Strip into the Kfar Aza kibbutz, an Israeli collective settlement, rest in a garden. The community has a variety of reinforced buildings and bunkers that have been built over the years as the area adapts falling rockets that come in "drips and drops," according to residents.Max Becherer/Polaris Images for The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.