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Hamas Agrees to Cease-Fire Shortly After Fighting Resumed

Hamas militants say they will now agree to a new 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire in Gaza, that was due to start at 2 p.m. local time (1100 UTC). Israel has yet to respond to Hamas on the latest call for a cease-fire. Hamas made the statement Sunday shortly after Israel resumed its raids in Gaza following rocket fire from the Palestinian territory.  A barrage of rockets were shot into Israel from Gaza hours before another cease-fire was scheduled to end. Israel's military...

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