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Death toll mounts, airstrikes dip in Gaza

In the third week of a bruising conflict between Israel and Hamas, there were some positive signs as the intensity of the fighting seemed to dip a little even as diplomatic efforts ramped up.

Dutch honor MH17 victims

The people of the Netherlands pay their respects as the remains of the victims of Malaysia Flight 17 arrive.

Taiwan plane crash kills 48 and injures 10

At least 48 people were killed and 10 injured when a twin-engine turboprop plane crashed while attempting to land in Penghu Islands, according to Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration.

Chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus

A doctor who has played a key role in fighting the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone is infected with the disease, according to that country's Ministry of Health.

World's coolest bookstores

From Maastricht to Melbourne, these itineraries make bookish travelers look stylish.