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El-ARISH, Egypt (AP) — Officials in Egypt say militants fired mortar rounds at a military post in the northern Sinai capital of el-Arish, killing three civilians in a nearby residential complex.A senior security official said the attack late Sun ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With two quick touches, Mario Goetze ended Germany's 24-year wait for another World Cup title.Goetze scored the winning goal in extra time to give Germany a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday in a tight and tense World Cu ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Tens of thousands of fans flocked to Rio de Janeiro for the World Cup final match between Germany and Argentina on Sunday, joining hundreds of millions around the globe who celebrated the last game of the monthlong football festiv ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Germany midfielder Christoph Kramer's head injury in the World Cup final on Sunday has revived concern about the way football deals with concussions.It was the latest in a series of head injuries at the World Cup that appea ...more

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Thousands of soccer-obsessed Argentines watched nervously as their national team battled three-time champion Germany to a 0-0 draw in the first half of the World Cup finals.Entering the match as the clear underdog ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — U.S. authorities are working with Mexican officials to determine whether a body found near a Pacific Coast beach town is that of a New York man who vanished while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.U.S. Embassy ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The biggest game in football, the World Cup final, is underway, with the marquee match-up of Germany against Argentina capping a terrific 32-day festival for the sport and Brazil.The winning captain, either Argentina forwar ...more

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BEIRUT (AP) — Heavy fighting broke out Sunday between an extremist group and Kurdish gunmen in northern Syria, activists said, adding that jihadis have captured a dozen fighters.Kurdish fighters and jihadis have been fighting each other since la ...more

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BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — A spokesman says Central African Republic's former president has been reinstated as head of a rebel movement notorious for human rights abuses.Ahmat Mahamat Nedjad said Sunday that Michel Djotodia was re-e ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — German police allowed an anti-Israel protester to climb inside a police car and shout slogans including "child murderer Israel" and "Allahu akbar!" — Arabic for "God is Great!" — through a police megaphone, a spokeswoman for Frankfurt's p ...more