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BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday that the United States and China had a frank exchange on the issue of cyberhacking during this week's "Strategic and Economic Dialogue" in Beijing.Kerry said the loss of intellectua ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The best player in the world goes up against the ultimate team machine, on the world's biggest stage.When Lionel Messi's Argentina takes on Germany in Sunday's World Cup final, it looks at first glance like a meeting betwee ...more

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BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese citizen kidnapped in the eastern Malaysian state of Sabah a month ago has been freed, the official Xinhua News Agency and a Malaysian newspaper reported Thursday.Quoting an unnamed official from the Chinese Embassy in Ma ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Squeezed in between auto parts shops and cafes off the crowded avenues of downtown Cairo, no blaring marquee announces this cinema. Instead look for a small blue doorway, marked by a discrete neon calligraphy sign and sometimes an old Peug ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A World Health Organization official on Thursday urged millions of Muslims making the pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, to exercise basic hygiene as mass gatherings pose risks of spreading the Middle East respiratory syndrom ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel dramatically escalated its aerial assault in Gaza, now in its 3rd day, hitting hundreds of Hamas targets as its missile defense system once again intercepted rockets.Military spokesman Peter Lerner said Thursday that Isra ...more

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PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — A fighting bull has gored two people and tossed several others into the air in a frantic fourth running of the bulls at Spain's San Fermin festival in Pamplona.Spanish Red Cross spokesman Jose Aldaba said the two were gore ...more

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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine police say they have arrested 44 Taiwanese who allegedly ran an online blackmail syndicate that defrauded victims in China and Taiwan by duping them into thinking their bank accounts have been used by money launder ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Renata de Mouro Moitinho sambas so fast her feet blur, but her partner moves with the bumbling tentativeness of a toddler taking his first steps.And in a way the strapping man in a tight spandex soccer jersey really is taki ...more

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KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A teenager in eastern Nepal committed suicide after her favorite team Brazil lost badly to Germany in the World Cup semifinals, police said Thursday.Police said the 10th grade student was depressed and hanged herself from ...more