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Israel Kills Islamic Jihad Leader, Setting off Fierce Clash

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Israel launched airstrikes Tuesday against two senior Islamic Jihad commanders, killing one in Gaza but missing another in Syria in a sharp escalation of Israel's regional conflict with Iran, which backs the Palestinian militant group. ...
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Death Sentence for Ex-Doctor Who Killed 4 People in Nebraska

OMAHA, Neb. — A former doctor convicted in the revenge killings of four people connected to a Nebraska medical school was sentenced Friday to death. Garcia was convicted in two attacks that occurred five years apart on families connected to Creighton Univer...