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Gunmen Tunneling to Kibbutz Show Israeli Fears Behind War

bloomberg.com — By the time Dana Bar-On had fully woken up, nine of the 10 Palestinian gunmen who tunneled out of the Gaza Strip near her kibbutz were dead and Israeli commandos were moving house to house hunting down the last one.
Jul 30, 2014

This size & scope choice on bloomberg.com/news/2014-07-2… is fairly eye-opening... "...Gaza, a band of sandy territory on the Mediterranean coast."

Jul 30, 2014

Why Israel has targeted the Hamas tunnels, built with concrete that could have gone for housing. bloom.bg/1qj4ayc via @BloombergNews

Jul 30, 2014

RT @DavidInglesTV: More about those underground tunnels - > Gunmen Tunneling to Kibbutz Show Israeli Fears Behind War #Israel #Gaza http://…

Paul Ryan Says He May Back U.S. Ex-Im Bank With Changes

bloomberg.com — Representative Paul Ryan, the House Budget Committee chairman, criticized the U.S. Export-Import Bank as "crony capitalism" though said he'd consider reauthorizing the lender after changes are made. "Could the thing be reformed? Of course," Ryan said today at a breakfast in Washington hosted by the Christian Science Monitor.
Jul 30, 2014

RT @MichaelCBender: Ryan willing to consider reformed Ex-Im Bank: bloom.bg/1pqkn5K [photo: Michael Bonfigli/CSM] pic.twitter.com/L8Ug8WgZjP

Jul 30, 2014

RT @MichaelCBender: Ryan willing to consider reformed Ex-Im Bank: bloom.bg/1pqkn5K [photo: Michael Bonfigli/CSM] pic.twitter.com/L8Ug8WgZjP

ARMs Race Leaves Yellen Able to Raise Before Carney

bloomberg.com — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen still may beat Bank of England Governor Mark Carney to the punch bowl. While investors bet the U.K. central bank will raise its benchmark interest rate as soon as the end of this year, with its U.S. counterpart following six months later, economists at London-based Fathom Consulting aren't so sure.
Jul 30, 2014

Will the Fed show it's ready to "take away the punch bowl just as the party gets going" today? Or will it stay dovish bloom.bg/1nHnabC

Jul 30, 2014

great acronym pun in this @simonjkennedy hed: ARMs Race Leaves Yellen Able to Raise Before Carney @BloombergNews bloomberg.com/news/2014-07-3…

Harvard Is Summer Mecca as Chinese Students Crowd Boston

bloomberg.com — Chinese students have a new favorite summer destination: Harvard University. So many students and their families are visiting Boston-area schools such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Tufts University that Hainan Airlines Co. (600221) started direct flights from Beijing to Boston in June and increased the number from four to seven a week in July and August.
Jul 30, 2014

Stefon-approved headline. "Summer's hottest spot is": bloom.bg/1n3kwrw

Jul 30, 2014

RT @BloombergNews: Chinese airline adds Beijing to Boston flights as Harvard is the new summer hotspot: bloom.bg/1qj4aya pic.twitter.com/xtMslIc6wA

Jul 30, 2014

"Students snapped pictures of everything in sight, including a dusty basement room" bloom.bg/1rFP1rK

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