TODAY  Israel Hits Shelter, Marathon Execution

A lot of death and destruction today, we apologize, but it’s the news.

YESTERDAY  Bodies Arrive, Obamacare Confusion

MH17: The first 40 bodies from the downed Malaysian jet arrived in The Netherlands this morning with solemn military honors and a row of hearses waiting with open doors. Honor guards carried the wooden coffins off a transport plane.

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Gaza: At least 15 people were killed and 200 wounded today when Israel shelled a United Nations school used as a shelter. About 120,000 Palestinians have sought shelter from the fighting in UN schools.

As discussions continue about ending the conflict, the leader of the Hamas Islamic militants says a condition of ceasefire is the end of Israel’s crippling economic blockade. Since 2007 when the militant Hamas organization took control of the government, Israel has blocked Gaza from receiving everything but humanitarian supplies.

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Evidence of Shootdown, Healthcare Hit

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

MH17: The NY Times published photos of a piece of fuselage that shows perforations from shrapnel, indicating that the jet was hit with the fragmenting warhead of an SA-11 antiaircraft missile. It appears to be the first physical evidence of …

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Obama Tough on Putin, Snake in a Lake

Monday, July 21, 2014

MH17: President Obama this morning challenged Russia and its President Vladimir Putin to allow an investigation of the crash site of Malaysian airlines Flight 17, and the proper handling of bodies. In stern terms, Obama repeatedly referred to “Russian backed …

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Rebels Take Bodies, Huge Cigarette Award

Sunday, July 20, 2014

MH17: Pro-Russian separatists have taken control of the bodies recovered from the downed Malaysian airliner while blocking investigators from examining the wreckage. Monitors from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said they were told 167 bodies have been …

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Friday, July 25, 2014

Page Two

Baseball, Futebol, and Football

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Gay in the Locker Room

Monday, May 12, 2014

The Absurdity of Everest

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Journalism’s House of Cards

Monday, March 24, 2014

NBC’s Triumph from Tragedy

Monday, February 17, 2014

Spicoli Comes to the Olympics

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Senior Global Digital Foreign Correspondent

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

The Snow Shovel Index

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

It's Been Said

"Russia has urged them on, Russia has trained them. We know that Russia has armed them with military equipment and weapons, including anti-aircraft weapons. Key separatist leaders are Russian citizens. So given its direct influence over the separatists, Russia and President Putin in particular has direct responsibility to compel them to cooperate with the investigation."

-President Obama challenging Russia to control separatist fighters and allow an investigation into the shoot-down of Malaysian Flight 17.