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Israel's 60th anniversary

Anchor Lisa Mullins talks with former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Richard Holbrooke about President Harry Truman's decision to recognize Israel back in 1948 -- and about controversy surrounding some of President Bush's comments in Israel today.

Bulldozer rampage in Jerusalem

Correspondent Matt Guttman reports on a Palestinian bulldozer operator who went on a rampage today, killing at least three people and injuring dozens on a busy street in Jerusalem.

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Kadima front runner

Israel's ruling Kadima party holds a primary later this month to select a new leader. The current leader, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, is stepping down in the midst of a corruption scandal.

Strikes on Gaza continue

The Israeli offensive on the Gaza Strip continued into its third day with air raids on Hamas targets. Palestinian doctors say at least 315 Palestinians have been killed since Saturday and more than one thousand have been wounded. Anchor Katy Clark speaks with New York Times correspondent Taghreed El-Khodary in Gaza.

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The conflict in Gaza

The World's Quil Lawrence has the latest from Gaza. Today UN leader Ban-Ki Moon visited the Gaza Strip and expressed shock and anger at the devastation of the area.