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Asked about minority leader Kevin McCarthy's decision not to back the creation of a commission to look into the January capital riot, disappointing but not surprising that the cowardice on the part of some one Republican side practical to find the truth. McCarthy did push to have a new Commission investigate other groups, namely the Black lives matter, groups that protest in police violence in the aftermath of the death of George Floyd last year. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Palestinian militants have been dealt unexpected blows and more than a week of Israeli bombardments in the Gaza Strip, the latest war between Israel and Hamas. Shows no signs of abating. In the second week, Palestinians across the region also went on a general strike and a rare collective action against Israel's policies. The fighting is the most intense since the 2014 war between Israel and Hamas. Today. President Biden is touring Ford's Electric Vehicle Center in Michigan. It's part of the electric vehicle future. The president envisions for the United States as a way to tackle climate change and create jobs. It's been up and down day across the board so far on Wall Street. This is AP News The Palestinian Health Ministry says a protester was killed in the West Bank. Hundreds of protesters have gathered on the outskirts of Ramallah to protest against Israel's actions in Gaza and Jerusalem, burning tires on hurling stones at the Israeli troops who fought take gas back of them at 1.7 shots rang out. It was unclear where they came from Israeli soldiers on a hillside opposite. The protest could be seen taking cover behind mounds of sandbags. Tensions of soaring over the latest Garza war, as well as recent clashes in Jerusalem on cities across Israel. I'm Charles Dillon Decima, a surfer was killed by a shark off the Australian East coast. The man in his fifties had been surfing north of Sydney. Beaches in the area are now closed. Police say they're working with government authorities to identify the species of shark a drone search after the attacks spotted two sharks in the area. Made Donahue AP News. I'm Ed Donahue with an AP news Minute in Elizabeth City, North Carolina. I am basing decision on the facts, The evidence and the law. District Attorney Andrew Womble says the shooting death by deputies of a black man, Andrew Brown Jr. Was justified. The shooting last month by deputies attempting to serve drug related search and arrest warrants sparked protest. Wobbles. His deputies were doing their job. What you're asking is that law.