Israel destroys 2 Gaza high-rises in escalation

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Police in Gaza say two high-rise buildings in Gaza City were evacuated before they were attacked today by Israeli bombs.

Gaza officials say a 15-floor tower with apartments and offices was leveled, and serious damage was done to a complex with 72 apartments and 60 stores.

A Gaza health official says 25 people were wounded in the strike on the complex.