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JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The Israeli military said on Wednesday it would hold fire unilaterally in limited areas of the Gaza Strip for four hours from 3 p.m. (1200 GMT) for humanitarian purposes, an army statement said. Hamas described the truce as a media stunt because it only applied to some areas. "IDF (Israel Defence Forces) has authorized a temporary window in the Gaza Strip. The humanitarian window will not apply to the areas in which IDF soldiers are currently operating," the Israeli statement said. ...
WASHINGTON (AP) â After a dismal winter, the U.S. economy sprang back to life in the April-June quarter, growing at a fast 4 percent annual rate on the strength of higher consumer and business spending.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) â Publisher HarperCollins says it will remove a passage from best-seller "American Sniper" that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against book author Chris Kyle.
2nd Annual Teddy Bear Picnic Cookout at Robert Moses State Park Nature Center. Bring your favorite stuffed bear and join in a cookout over the outdoor firepit. Hot dogs, chips, drinks and s'mores- that you cook yourself. $5/family donation. All food provided. Bears eat free! Meet at the firepit. Event goes from 12pm to 2pm.
The 47th Annual Potsdam Summer festival with lots of activities- main stage music, vendors, craft show, car show, kids games, outdoor movie, and more. Events run from July 10th at noon to July 12th, downtown Potsdam and Save A Lot Parking Lot. For more information visit www.potsdamchamber.com
Curious George will visit the Canton Free Library at 10:00am. Children are invited to listen to a story, meet Curious George and have their picture taken with the beloved monkey! Each family in attendance will receive a free book courtesy of WPBS in Watertown. Bring your camera and join us in the downstairs community room. Call Valerie at 386-3712 x 4 for info.
Kids can make straw paintings to celebrate Independence Day! Kids under 5 need parental assistance. Call ahead to reserve space, class size is limited, 315-705-5022. All materials provided free of charge. Held at the Robert Moses State Park Long Sault Campround Pavilion from 3pm to 4pm.
The Espirito Santo dynasty totters amid woes that have threatened to re-ignite Europe's financial crisis. Global Post reports.
Point72 Asset Management, the revamped firm of the billionaire investor Steven A. Cohen, generated a profit of nearly $1 billion for the first half.
U.K. authorities have announced plans to hit misbehaving bankers in the pocket, and could potentially demand the repayment of seven-year-old bonuses.
It may take a while before investors get a clear picture on just how wellâor poorlyâthe U.S. economy is performing.