In the news: Gaza war; Two Ukrainian fighter jets shot down; Air Algerie flight missing; How Hillary and Bill Clinton raised $1.4 billion; Report of Sen. John Walsh plagarism; The execution of Joseph Wood; What's prettier in print
- New Push to Lure Hamas Into Truce [WSJ]
- “Two Ukrainian fighter jets were shot down Wednesday over separatist-held territory not far from the site of the Malaysia Airlines crash as international outrage over the tragedy has done little to slow the fierce fighting in eastern Ukraine.” [WSJ]
- “Authorities have lost contact with an Air Algerie flight en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board…” [Reuters]
- How Hillary and Bill Clinton Raised $1.4 billion [TIME]
- “It’s becoming increasingly clear that Congress won’t address the border crisis until sometime after its upcoming August recess.” [TIME]
- The Solution to Border Disorder [WSJ/Jeb Bush and Clint Bolick]
- Senator’s Thesis Turns Out to Be Remix of Others’ Works, Uncited [NYT]
- Inside the Efforts to Halt Arizona’s Two-Hour Execution of Joseph Wood [TIME]
- Prettier in Print
- Cover: “In Russia, Crime Without Punishment” by Simon Shuster
- “In Gaza, a Just but Bloody War” by Joe Klein
- “Meet the Internet’s Most Powerful Man” by Haley Sweetland Edwards
- “The Summer’s Newest Roller Coasters Bring Steep Thrills” by Sam Lansky
- “A Tale of Two Summers for Parents” by Belinda Luscombe
- “10 Questions with John Dean” by Massimo Calabresi
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