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Gaza Cease-fire Collapses; Israeli Soldier Captured

The Israeli military says one of its soldiers has been captured by militants in the Gaza Strip, where a temporary cease-fire collapsed just hours after it began Friday. Military officials said the abduction occurred in the southern city of Rafah at about 9:30 a.m. local time, 90 minutes after the humanitarian truce between Israel and Hamas took effect. They identified the kidnapped officer as 2nd Lt. Hadar Goldin, 23. Two other Israeli troops were killed in the suicide bombing attack in...

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