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Stories with organization: Hamas
  • new storyIsrael strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after mortar fire 
    Updated: May-04-16 2:27 pm

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Israeli aircraft struck five Hamas targets in Gaza on Wednesday in response to mortar rounds fired at Israel from the coastal territory run by the Islamic militant group, the military said.

  • Gaza sewage spill floods farmland 
    Updated: May-04-16 1:03 pm

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Gaza rescue crews tried to salvage livestock and produce on Wednesday after a sewage reservoir collapsed, flooding about 25 acres (10 hectares) of farmland in a new sign of the worsening water and sewage crisis in the Hamas-run territory.

  • Gaza sewage crisis, festering in conflict, poisons coast story has photos
    Updated: May-03-16 9:07 am

    SHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip - Each day, millions of gallons of raw sewage pour into the Gaza Strip's Mediterranean beachfront, spewing out of a metal pipe and turning miles of once-scenic coastline into a stagnant dead zone.

  • Hamas wins student election at top Palestinian university 
    Updated: Apr-27-16 1:43 pm

    RAMALLAH, West Bank - The Palestinian's leading university in the West Bank says the Islamic militant group Hamas has won student council elections.

  • Muhammad Salah, acquitted of supporting Hamas, dead at 62 
    Updated: Apr-25-16 6:13 pm

    CHICAGO - Muhammad Salah, a suburban Chicago man who fought off charges he supported Hamas, has died. He was 62.

  • Hamas deploys forces on Egypt-Gaza border over IS concerns 
    Updated: Apr-21-16 8:04 am

    GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - Hamas has deployed forces along the Egyptian-Gaza border to counter Cairo's concerns it is aiding militants from the Islamic State group in Egypt's lawless Sinai Peninsula.

  • Jerusalem bus bombing wounds 21 Israelis story has photos
    Updated: Apr-18-16 3:11 pm

    JERUSALEM - A bus exploded in Jerusalem on Monday, wounding at least 21 people in what police said was a "terror attack," raising fears of a return to the Palestinian suicide bombings that ravaged Israeli cities a decade ago.

  • World Bank urges donors to fulfill Gaza pledges story has photos
    Updated: Apr-18-16 8:47 am

    JERUSALEM - After Israel's war against Gaza militants in 2014, Arab countries led the way in pledging reconstruction aid to the devastated seaside enclave. But a new report released Monday by the World Bank shows that Qatar, the United Arab Emirates and other Arab donors have delivered only a small fraction of what was promised.