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Smoke and flare of an explosion rise after an Israeli missile hit the Shijaiyah neighborhood in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip, Sunday, July 20, 2014. The neighborhood came under heavy tank fire Sunday as Israel widened its ground offensive against Hamas, causing hundreds of panicked residents to flee. (AP Photo/Adel Hana)

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FILE - In this Friday, July 18, 2014, file photo, a medic tries to comfort distraught, wounded Palestinians in the emergency room of Shifa hospital in Gaza City, northern Gaza Strip. In the heart of Gaza City, as its citizen again find themselves under fire from Israeli airstrikes and artillery, the wounded and their wailing families stream into Shifa Hospital without end. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra, File)
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Ukrainian emergency workers carry a victim's body in a body bag as a pro-Russian fighter guards the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine, Sunday, July 20, 2014. Rebels in eastern Ukraine took control Sunday of the bodies recovered from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and the U.S. and European leaders demanded that Russian President Vladimir Putin make sure rebels give international investigators full access to the crash site. (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka)
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The Watermelon Hill fire consumes trees after crossing Pine Springs Road near Fish Trap, Wash., Saturday July 19, 2014. The wildfire is growing rapidly and is moving in a southeast direction toward timber. A level three evacuation order has been given to people living near the path of the fire. (AP Photo/The Spokesman-Review, Colin Mulvany)
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Native Americans gather for a drum circle before workshop sessions at University of California, Riverside on Thursday, June 26, 2014 in Riverside, Calif. Few Native Americans go to college and most of those who do never graduate. To improve those statistics, more colleges are offering camps where teens from different tribes are exposed to college life and taught how higher education and their cultural identities can complement each other. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
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In this July 16, 2014 photo, Police Chief Terry Isaacs stands in the hallway at the Police Department in Fruitland Park, Fla. Two police officers at this department are no longer with the city after a law enforcement report tied them to the Ku Klux Klan. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
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In this July 2, 2014 photo, Molly Saint-James, of Baltimore, right, helps her daughters Ellie McDonald, left, 6, and Poppy McDonald, 3, use telescopic viewers overlooking a beach while on vacation in Chatham, Mass. Growing sightings of great white sharks off Cape Cod are generating business for local entrepreneurs as residents and tourists seek get a glimpse of the offshore predators -- and purchase their shark-themed memorabilia. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
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European foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton, left, and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, right, address the media after closed-door nuclear talks in Vienna, Austria, Saturday, July 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland kisses the Claret Jug trophy after winning the British Open Golf championship at the Royal Liverpool golf club, Hoylake, England, Sunday July 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

1.KERRY, BAN SHUTTLE TO MIDEAST AS PALESTINIAN DEATH TOLL PASSES 500

The bloodiest day in two weeks of violence leaves 85 Palestinians and 13 Israeli soldiers dead.

2. WHERE SURGERY IS DONE BY THE LIGHT OF A MOBILE PHONE

Amid power cuts and the screams of the bereaved, doctors at the 600-bed Shifa Hospital in Gaza, many unpaid for months, have become masters of improvisation in nightmarish conditions.

3. INTERNATIONAL IDIGNATION GROWS OVER JET CRASH SITE CONDITIONS

Obama and leaders of major European powers call on Russian President Putin to rein in the insurgents who are holding the bodies of the dead and the charred remains of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17.

4. WHAT COULD HELP SLOW WESTERN WILDFIRES

Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are forecast for wildfire-stricken Washington state, where blazes have scorched hundreds of square miles.

5. WHEN TWO WORLDS DIVIDE: THE RESERVATION AND HIGHER EDUCATION

A growing number of universities are offering programs to recruit and prepare Native American students for a transition to college life.

6. SMALL FLORIDA TOWN STUNNED BY COPS’ TIES TO WHITE SUPREMACISTS

Fruitland Park residents react not only with shock, but disgust following revelations police officers there could be involved with the Ku Klux Klan.

7. JUST WHEN YOU THOUGHT IT WAS SAFE TO GO BACK IN THE GIFT SHOP

A NOAA study finds the number of great white sharks off the Eastern U.S. and Canada is surging after decades of decline. And that’s bringing in tourists –and their money–by the boatload.

8. JAMAICA FACES SEVERE DROUGHT

The water shortage is threatening the Caribbean nation’s small farms which have no irrigation systems and rely entirely on rain.

9. IRAN CONVERTS, DILUTES SENSITIVE ENRICHED URANIUM

Tehran has turned hundreds of pounds of enriched uranium closest to the level needed to make nuclear arms into more harmless forms, the U.N. says.

10. WHO WON THE BRITISH OPEN

Rory McIlroy made two key birdies around the turn, and delivered a majestic drive at just the right moment to close with a 1-under 71 and complete his victory.

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