Home »



Palestinians mull Egyptian proposal for Gaza truce

Posted 1:15 AM 8/13/2014

CAIRO (AP) Palestinian negotiators are mulling over an Egyptian proposal to end the monthlong Gaza war with Israel, as the clock on the latest 72-hour cease-fire ticks down.

The cease-fire ends at midnight Wednesday (2100 GMT). Since it went into effect Sunday, Israel has halted military (More)...


Gaza truce extension fans hope of Cairo talks deal

Posted 12:18 AM 8/14/2014

CAIRO (AP) A five-day extension of a Gaza truce appears to be holding despite a rocky start, fanning cautious optimism of progress in Israel-Hamas negotiations in Cairo.

It's the longest cease-fire yet since the war broke out last month in the Gaza Strip. The fighting has so far killed (More)...

More Stories from 8/14/2014

Gunmen wreak havoc in Caracas emergency rooms

Posted 1:30 AM 8/14/2014

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) At first, the operating room doctors thought the quiet man in jeans was a distressed family member. One shouted at him to leave as another fought to save the gunshot patient unconscious on the table.

The anesthesiologist was the first to see the man's gun. He dove (More)...


Pope's South Korea visit brings China opportunity

Posted 1:36 AM 8/14/2014

BEIJING (AP) Pope Francis' greeting to Chinese President Xi Jinping as he flew to South Korea early Thursday marked a rare cordial exchange between the sides that have no diplomatic relations and are embroiled in a sometimes bitter contest for authority.

Vatican protocol calls for Francis (More)...


BC-WEA--Global Weather-Fahrenheit

Posted 1:24 AM 8/13/2014

NEW YORK (AP) Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:



Gaza talks to continue in Cairo as truce holds

Posted 1:15 AM 8/12/2014

JERUSALEM (AP) A temporary Israel-Hamas truce is holding for a second day as marathon, indirect negotiations on a lasting cease-fire and a long-term solution for the battered Gaza Strip are to resume in Cairo.

Israel Radio says the Israeli delegation would return to the Egyptian capital (More)...

KRGV is Social

Watch ABC Shows Free Online

Watch Full Episodes Watch ABC
Watch ABC News