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July 23, 2014 | NPR · A number of major airlines have suspended service to and from Tel Aviv as the fighting between Israel and Hamas in Gaza intensifies. That's leaving passengers to find other arrangements.
 
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July 22, 2014 | NPR · Two weeks into the conflict in the Gaza Strip, more than 600 Palestinians — mostly civilians — and 29 Israelis have been killed. Two recent Israeli strikes, on a school and a hospital, reflect the scope of Israel's offensive.
 
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Robert Kennedy

Jul 11, 2014 — He worked for The Tennessean and took leave to assist Robert F. Kennedy in the White House and during the senator's 1968 presidential campaign. He later helped shape USA Today.
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Jun 30, 2013 — Speaking in Cape Town on Sunday, President Obama recalled what some say was Robert Kennedy's greatest speech — the senator's 1966 address at a South African university. Read that famous address and see video highlights.
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Mar 2, 2011 — Robert Kennedy's assassin Sirhan B. Sirhan gets a hearing before a California Board of Parole on Wednesday. William Weisel, a TV journalist hit by a bullet during the 1968 attack, tells CNN that he would not oppose Sirhan's release if the parole board granted it.
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Sep 21, 2010 — Grudges and slights have always been held in American political history. But Jimmy Carter's grudge against Ted Kennedy for fighting him on health care continues to this day, 30 years later.
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May 28, 2008 — If you were the editor, would Sen. Clinton's remark about Robert Kennedy's assassination be front page news? It's a question of ethics.
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