With more than 600 dead in Gaza and at least 27 dead in Israel, the two sides still haven't agreed on a cease-fire.
After the death of two young Americans in Gaza, questions are raised about how U.S. citizens can legally fight for other nations.
Coverage of the Malaysia Airlines crash and Israeli invasion of Gaza lifted CNN, but Fox News still dominates.
Apple reported tepid third-quarter earnings, largely held back by poor sales of its iPad.
U.S. officials said evidence suggests MH17 was downed by pro-Russian separatists, and that Putin's attempt to blame Ukraine was "not plausible."
The sanctions will include asset freezes and travel bans on high-ranking officials.
More than 118,000 Palestinians are displaced in Gaza, but the intense shelling from Israel's invasion has left them with few shelter options.