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Tornado and flying debrisEmergency crews clean up after violent storm that overturned cars, downed power lines, flooded roads.


2014-07-28 08:51:58 -0600

Palestinians pray in the courtyard of a U.N. school in Gaza City, Monday, July 28, 2014. The school, one of dozens of emergency shelters for those who have fled the fighting. It's the morning of Eid al-Fitr, the three-day holiday that caps the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan. In normal times, the men would have worshipped at their neighborhood mosques. However, 20 mosques have been hit by Israeli warplanes so far, according to Palestinian officials. Israel says Hamas stores weapons and rockets in houses of worship. The men prefer to perform Eid prayers in the relative safety of the school. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military has denied its forces were responsible for an attack on a hospital and a nearby park in the Gaza Strip. It says rockets misfired by Palestinian militants were to blame.


2014-07-28 09:27:42 -0600

Sarah Palin, then a Sportsman Channel hostNEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.


2014-07-28 05:15:12 -0600