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5 health mistakes you make every day

Your day is fraught with peril--from the dumbphone that bloops while you're driving to the NSFW website that beckons at 3 p.m. Those risks you know. How about these?

Police visit to MH17 crash site canceled over security concerns

A team of international police officers that had planned to start searching for evidence and the remaining bodies at the site of the Malaysian plane disaster in eastern Ukraine canceled their trip Sunday after receiving reports of fighting in the area.

California wildfires: 10 homes destroyed, hundreds evacuated

Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.

Israel resumes Gaza offensive after rocket attacks

Israel said Sunday that it was resuming its ground offensive and airstrikes in the Gaza Strip early Sunday, ending a unilateral 24-hour cease-fire after Islamic militants fired a salvo of rockets at southern Israel.

ISIS militants wreak havoc on Iraq's cultural treasures

The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS), the Sunni Muslim insurgent group who swept across northern and western Iraq earlier this year, menacing Baghdad in the process, has commenced the systematic destruction of the country's cultural treasures.