As U.S. steps up airstrikes against Islamic State, General Martin Dempsey tells Senate that future scenarios, such as the retaking of Mosul, may require embedding U.S. forces with Iraqis.
Shell lands in an open area near the Gaza border; Hamas says no knowledge of mortar attack.
Brig. Gen. (res.) Avichai Ronsky barred from Gaza border area during fighting after economy minister brags of insider knowledge.
Crescent-shaped stone structure, which predates the Pyramids, had a possible symbolic significance to ancient moon god.