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BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union said on Saturday that it has extended sanctions to cover 11 leaders of the pro-Moscow rebellion in eastern Ukraine.Pro-Russian rebels in the east have declared independence and have been fighting government tro ...more

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SINGAPORE (AP) — A children's book inspired by a real-life story of two male penguins raising a baby chick in New York's zoo has been deemed inappropriate by state-run Singapore libraries, and the conservative city-state's information minister said he ...more

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PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — Three Spanish men were injured Saturday as several thousand people tested their bravery by dashing alongside six fighting bulls through the slippery streets of Pamplona in the sixth running of the bulls at Spain's San Fermin fest ...more

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KHAR, Pakistan (AP) — Militants killed a Pakistan army captain and two soldiers in an attack early Saturday in a tribal region near its border with Afghanistan, an official said.A group of some 60 militants who crossed over from Afghanistan atta ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Roadside bombs in Afghanistan killed at least 10 people Saturday, authorities said.The deadliest attack happened in southern Kandahar province when a bomb struck a civilian car, killing eight people, Panjwayi district p ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — The roadblocks and sandbags are back, cafes and hotels are nearly empty and many of the tourists are gone.Anxiety is gripping Lebanon following a spate of suicide bombings, and an ongoing security sweep targeting militants — some o ...more

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PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Police in Cambodia said Saturday that they were investigating the death of an American teacher whose body was found wrapped in a curtain at a garbage dump in the capital.U.S. diplomats in the Southeast Asian nation co ...more

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BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil has proved its doubters wrong by putting on a highly successful World Cup, President Dilma Rousseff said on the eve of the tournament's final match between Germany and Argentina this weekend.Concerns that stadiums ...more

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BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — President Dilma Rousseff said Friday that on the eve of the World Cup's final match this weekend, her country has proved doubters of Brazil's ability to organize a big event wrong.Despite widespread concerns before the to ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — With the official Palestinian count of the dead passing 100, and rockets fired by militants striking Israel from the Gaza Strip and from Lebanon, Israel's prime minister on Friday brushed off a question about cease-fire efforts. ...more