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Gaza militants unleash heavy rocket fire on Israel

Palestinians carry bodies of the Ezz Al-Din Al Qassam Brigades members who were killed in an airstrike during a funeral in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip on Monday, July 7, 2014. The Islamic militant group Hamas that rules Gaza vowed revenge on Israel for the death of several of its...
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Gaza militants unleash heavy rocket fire on Israel

Palestinians carry bodies of the Ezz Al-Din Al Qassam Brigades members who were killed in an airstrike during a funeral in Rafah, southern Gaza Strip on Monday, July 7, 2014. The Islamic militant group Hamas that rules Gaza vowed revenge on Israel for the death of several of its...
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Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse

Pope Francis celebrates the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s square, at the Vatican, Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) Pope Francis celebrates the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s...
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Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse

Pope Francis celebrates the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s square, at the Vatican, Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) Pope Francis celebrates the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s...
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3 bridges blown up in Ukraine near rebel-held city

People walk under a destroyed railroad bridge over a main road leading into the east Ukraine city of Donetsk, near the village of Novobakhmutivka, 20 km North from the city of Donetsk, eastern Ukraine Monday, July 7, 2014. The bridge has been destroyed, blocking a key access...
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German leader: US spy reports serious if true

German Chancellor Angela Merkel reviews an honor guard during a welcome ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China Monday, July 7, 2014.(AP Photo/Andy Wong) German Chancellor Angela Merkel reviews an honor guard during a welcome ceremony outside the Great...
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Iraqi parliament squabbles over when to next meet

In this Sunday, July 6, 2014 picture, displaced Iraqis who have fled from Baqouba and other towns after advances by Islamic militants, wait for food distribution at a camp in Khanaqin, 90 miles (140 kilometers) northeast of Baghdad, Iraq. (AP Photo/ Adam Hadei) In this Sunday,...
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Pope: Bishops must be held accountable for abuse

Pope Francis celebrates the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s square, at the Vatican, Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino) Pope Francis celebrates the Angelus noon prayer from his studio window overlooking St. Peter’s...
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Afghan officials: Ahmadzai leads in disputed vote

A supporter of Afghanistan’s presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, holds his poster as he and scores of others celebrate in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, July 7, 2014. Afghan officials released preliminary election results Monday showing former finance minister Ashraf...
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Europe takes rehab approach to Islamic extremists

This undated family photo provided by Chris Boudreau shows Boudreau, left, and her son, Damian Clairmont. Clairmont, a Calgary, Canada native, was 22 when he was killed in fighting between rival groups of Islamic militants in the Syrian city of Aleppo. Boudreau feels abandoned by...