7:12am

Mon July 28, 2014
Business

The Ice Cream Sandwich That Wouldn't Melt

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 9:40 am

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6:46am

Mon July 28, 2014
The Two-Way

Lawmakers Reach Deal Intended To Fix VA System In Crisis

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 9:14 am

House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Jeff Miller, a Republican from Florida.
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Lawmakers in Washington, D.C., have reached a deal to overhaul the embattled Department of Veterans Affairs, multiple news organizations are reporting.

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5:58am

Mon July 28, 2014
The Two-Way

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

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 12:25 pm

Palestinian Saeb Afana, 12, stands on the edge of a large crater from an Israeli missile strike that destroyed several graves, as he carries flowers at a cemetery in Gaza City on Monday.
Lefteris Pitarakis AP
(This post was last updated at 1:24 p.m. ET.)

In a resolution overnight, the United Nations Security Council called for an "immediate and unconditional" cease-fire in Gaza.

As USA Today reports, the Security Council called on both Israel and Hamas "to accept and fully implement the humanitarian cease-fire into the Eid period and beyond."

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5:09am

Mon July 28, 2014
U.S.

Calif. Gets A Lesson In Succession: 4 Governors In 4 Days

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5:09am

Mon July 28, 2014
Sports

Colorado Rockies Hand Out Free Jerseys — With A Typo

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 7:35 am

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5:09am

Mon July 28, 2014
Europe

More Than Half Of Spaniards In Their 20s Are Unemployed

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 9:12 am

Even though Spain's economy is out of recession, youth unemployment has hit 57.7 percent — more than double the continent's average. Economists say it could be years before jobs return. By then, many Spanish 20-somethings — dubbed the "lost generation" — will have missed a decade or more of work.

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5:09am

Mon July 28, 2014
Middle East

Israelis Broadly Support Military's Operation In Gaza

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4:00am

Mon July 28, 2014
NPR Story

New God's 'Firework,' Celebrating Childhood Joys Of Summer

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 7:19 am

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4:00am

Mon July 28, 2014
NPR Story

U.K. Launches Licensing For Onshore Oil And Gas Exploration

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 7:19 am

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4:00am

Mon July 28, 2014
Latin America

Locked In U.S. Hedge Fund Battle, Argentina Faces Default

Originally published on Mon July 28, 2014 5:09 am

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