10 Things to Know for Monday

Published on NewsOK Modified: July 27, 2014 at 8:45 pm •  Published: July 27, 2014
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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:

1. HAMAS, ISRAEL TRADE BLAME FOR SCUTTLING TRUCE

The failure to reach even a brief humanitarian lull in the fighting illustrated the difficulties in securing a more permanent cease-fire in the raging Gaza war.

2. WHAT'S KEPT EU FROM PRESSURING PUTIN ON UKRAINE

Divisions among its member states and fears of an economic backlash have stopped the 28-nation European Union from imposing broad sanctions on Moscow for supporting Ukraine separatists.

3. HOW PLAN TO SIMPLIFY 2015 HEALTH RENEWALS COULD BACKFIRE

People covered under the new U.S. health law who opt for convenience by automatically renewing their coverage for 2015 are likely to receive dated and inaccurate financial aid amounts from the government.

4. LAWMAKERS REACH INTERIM VA HEALTH REFORM DEAL

The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees agree on a compromise plan to improve a veterans' health program plagued by long patient wait times.

5. HIGH-PROFILE LIBERIAN DOCTOR DIES OF EBOLA

And an American physician working in the West African nation is being treated for the deadly virus, highlighting the risks facing health workers trying to combat an outbreak there.