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Conflict In Gaza: Here's What You Need To Know Today

Despite a demand from the United Nations Security Council for an immediate and unconditional cease-fire, fighting continued in Gaza, where the death toll has surpassed 1,000.

New York Debates Whether Housing Counts As Health Care

Offering a homeless person an apartment with access to a doctor and social services may be cheaper than paying for emergency room visits and jail or shelter stays. But should Medicaid help with rent?

For Muslims In Gaza, End Of Ramadan Marred By Fighting

The Muslim holiday Eid marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan and is usually a time for family celebration. This year, it also marks three weeks since the current war in Gaza started.

Dollar Tree To Buy Family Dollar In $8.5 Billion Deal

The deal will unite two of the United States' biggest discount stores. Dollar Tree will pay $74.50 for each share of Family Dollar and said it would run the company as a separate brand.

Savannah's Children's Choir Celebrates End Of Camp with Eclectic Musical Performance

Concert inspires confidence and cultural diversity through music.

Team Investigating Downing Of MH17 Turns Back Due To Heavy Fighting

The crew made up of Dutch and Australian experts were headed toward the debris field when they heard explosions.

Why We Think Ignorance Is Bliss, Even When It Hurts Our Health

People sometimes avoid information because they're afraid of bad news. But this "information aversion" can lead people to avoid medical tests that could save their lives.