Although they may be far from home, U.S. troops serving overseas still get to celebrate the traditional American holiday.
The U.N. said that it is "particularly concerned" over the impact of the floods on Palestinians displaced during the recently-concluded war.
About 800 homes destroyed and over 1,000 families displaced to keep out extremists.
The officer is in talks to resign his position at the Ferguson (Mo.) Police Department, according to his lawyers.
The liberal U.S. Supreme Court justice is expected back at work in time for arguments on Facebook threats and pregnancy discrimination.
Israeli officials detained about 30 suspects, believed to be receiving orders from a Hamas base in Turkey.
Rebels in Ukraine are moving into the central and western areas of the country, the nation's security service says.