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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel briefly deployed ground troops inside the Gaza Strip for the first time early Sunday as its military warned northern Gaza residents to evacuate their homes, part of a widening campaign against militant rocket fire that's killed ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Explosions and gunfire have been heard around the international airport in Libya's capital as airlines have cancelled some international flights.The fighting erupted Sunday morning, though it was unclear who was involved. Libya has ...more

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PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — In the seventh bull run at this year's San Fermin festival in Spain, four people have sustained cuts and bruises along Pamplona's narrow streets.But none of the several thousand daredevils testing their bravery by running ...more

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ALOFI, Niue (AP) — It was a school once, but there are no children here anymore. The lonely building on this remote Pacific island now contains only a punching bag that someone has strung from the classroom rafters, and a note scrawled on the chalkboar ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Authorities say three NATO troops have been wounded in a suicide car bombing targeting their convoy in eastern Afghanistan.Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, a spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, says the attack happened ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Ignoring international appeals for a cease-fire, Israel widened its range of Gaza bombing targets to civilian institutions with suspected Hamas ties and deployed ground troops inside Gaza for the first time early Sunday to ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli army says 4 soldiers lightly wounded in battle inside northern Gaza. ...more

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SAN JOSE LAS FLORES, Guatemala (AP) — A 15-year-old Guatemalan boy whose death became a symbol of the perils facing children attempting to illegally cross into the United States was buried in his hometown Saturday, amid prayers and tears from his famil ...more

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GRIGNY, France (AP) — It looked like any shantytown the world over — tarps to keep out the weather, scattered bits of trash that no truck would ever collect, plastic buckets to lug water. Then one of the inhabitants of this Roma camp on the northwest e ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Preparing to perform at her third World Cup, pop star Shakira says she thanks football for changing her life.Shakira says she "will never forget that I met the love of my life at the World Cup."She and Spain defender ...more