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Here's the latest news for Friday, August 1st: Israel-Gaza cease-fire fails; Clinton said he could have killed Osama Bin ...
Laden; Massive gas blast in Taiwan; Four rescued from burning plane in Alabama.
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SHOTLISTCEASE-FIRE FAILSAP - AP CLIENTS ONLYIsrael-Gaza Border - 1 August, 20141. Clouds of smoke over GazaBIN LADEN COMMENTSAP IMAGES - AP CLIENTS ONLY2. Stills of former President Bill ClintonTAIWAN BLASTSAP - AP CLIENTS ONLYKaohsiung, Taiwan - 1 August, 20143. Various damage in TaiwanWBMA: COURTESY WBMA, EMBARGO BIRMINGHAMHelene, Alabama - 31 July, 20144. Various plane crash debris, men who pulled survivors out[Notes:ANCHOR VOICE]This is A-P News Minute.ISRAELI AND PALESTINIAN OFFICIALS BOTH REPORTED FIGHTING IN RAFAH, THE GAZA STRIP, HOURS AFTER A CEASE-FIRE BETWEEN ISRAEL AND HAMAS MILITANTS TOOK EFFECT.---NEW AUDIO HAS SURFACED OF FORMER PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON SAYING HE COULD HAVE KILLED OSAMA BIN LADEN.CLINTON MADE THE COMMENT ONE DAY BEFORE THE SEPTEMBER 2001 ATTACKS.---SEVERAL UNDREGROUND GAS EXPLOSION IN TAIWAN KILLED MORE THAN TWO DOZEN PEOPLE AND INJURED HUNDREDS.THE BLASTS OCCURED IN AN AREA WHERE CHEMICAL COMPANIES OPERATE PIPELINES ALONGSIDE THE SEWER SYSTEM.---AND A SMALL PLANE CRASHED NEAR BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA WHILE FLYING FROM FLORIDA TO TENNESSEE.THE PLANE BURST INTO FLAMES BUT ALL FOUR PEOPLE ON BOARD SURVIVED WHEN TWO MEN WHO WITNESSED THE CRASH PULLED THEM TO SAFETY.MATT SMALL, The Associated Press with AP News Minute.