Russia has unleashed artillery attacks on Ukrainian positions and amassed heavy weapons at the border, Ukrainian and American officials say.
Five Palestinians were killed in clashes in the West Bank on a planned “day of rage” over the war in Gaza, where more than 800 people have died.
Secretary of State John Kerry planned to fly to Paris on Friday night to continue his diplomatic push for a cease-fire agreement between Israel and Hamas
President Obama met with Central American presidents as he grapples with Congress for more money and resources along the U.S. border with Mexico.
French officials ruled out a ground strike, a black box was found at the scene of the crash and the French president confirmed there were no survivors.