Here are the stories TIME is watching this Monday, July 7.
Tensions rise in the West Bank after six Israelis were arrested in the abduction and killing of a Palestinian teenager.
More than 60 Nigerian girls and women escaped the clutches of Boko Haram while militants were out conducting a raid.
Washington gets set to open recreational marijuana dispensaries but strict state regulations on licenses mean some pot shops may not have the supply to meet the demand.
And finally, duck! An F-16 at an English air show almost lands on top of spectators.
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