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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

More: US intelligence officials say they believe separatists in Ukraine probably shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 'by mistake' - @Reuters

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

US officials: Intel suggests Malaysia plane shot down in Ukraine by separatists; no direct link to Russia found - @AP

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly spoke to US Secretary of State John Kerry and asked for his help in reversing the FAA decision to halt flights from US to Israel - @BarakRavid

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

EU agrees to expand a list of Russian entities and individuals subject to asset freezes and travel bans and threatened to target vast sectors of the Russian economy if Russia did not act swiftly to rein in pro-Russian separatists in Ukraine - @washingtonpost

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IRS flagged conservative political groups

House Ways and Means Committee says former IRS official Lois Lerner's hard drive was 'scratched' but emails 'should have been recoverable'; challenges IRS account of incident - @BresPolitico

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business

Hedge fund BlueMountain sues Puerto Rican government over new bond law making it easier for power company to restructure debt - @CNBCnow

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Highway Trust Fund legislation 2014

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., says a vote on the Highway Trust Fund patch will happen either Wednesday or Thursday - @samsteinhp

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Obama 2nd term nominations

Senate confirms 3 of President Obama's judicial nominations; Andre Birotte, Robin Rosenberg and John deGravelles each confirmed 100-0 - @thehill

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United States Department of Homeland Security

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson says Border Patrol has reduced time to deport Central American adults from 33 days to 4 days; between 6-10 flights a week - @DavidNakamura

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space

Photo: President Obama meets with Apollo 11's Buzz Aldrin, Mike Collins and Neil Armstrong's widow Carol in Oval Office - White House via @markknoller

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White House

More: Singer Linda Ronstadt, radio talk show host Diane Rehm among National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal recipients, White House announces - @chrisgeidner

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Jeffrey Katzenberg

President Obama to award DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg with 2013 National Medal of Arts on Monday - @ZekeJMiller

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

US Ambassador to UN Samantha Power on need for Israel, Gaza ceasefire at UN Security Council: 'This could not be more urgent or more important' - @ZekeJMiller

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says 600 dead in Gaza is not acceptable; says 'massacres and attacks' must stop immediately - @Reuters

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Obama health care law

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., on Affordable Care Act subsidy rulings: 'Today's unanimous decision from the 4th Circuit affirms the intent of the Affordable Care Act: to make quality, affordable health insurance available to every American in every state' - statement via @NBCNews

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Barack Obama

Photo: President Obama boards Marine One for 3-day Democratic fundraising trip to Washington and California - @markknoller

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Obama health care law

Editor's note: The contradictory rulings on Affordable Care Act subsidies could make the Supreme Court more likely to take up the challenge, Politico reports. No subsides were cut off immediate by today's rulings. - Stephanie

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Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

Photo: President Obama's message in Netherlands embassy Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash condolence book; 'we will not rest until we are certain that justice is done' - @ZekeJMiller

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Obama 2014 economic proposals

Photo: President Obama signs Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. Jokes he needs more practice, tells lawmakers, 'More bills!' - @nedrapickler

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Unaccompanied minors at US southern border

CBO posts analysis of President Obama's supplemental request to address migrants at Southwest border; assumes funding would be enacted in mid- to late-September - @seungminkim, @APAndrewTaylor

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