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

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Gaza health officials say 15 killed in Israeli airstrike near mosque. ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli military: Residents of northern Gaza should evacuate 'for their own safety' . ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Authorities say a raging wildfire southeast of Greece's capital has burned down at least one house and threatened several others.The fire broke out early Saturday afternoon in a forested area in the hills west of Keratea, 4 ...more

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KHAR, Pakistan (AP) — Militants killed a Pakistan army captain and two soldiers in a cross-border attack early Saturday in a tribal region near Afghanistan, as an airstrike killed 13 suspected extremist fighters, authorities said.A group of some ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel is optimist about Germany's chances of winning the World Cup final against Argentina, but is cautioning football fans that anything can happen.Merkel told German public Television ZDF on Saturday, "It certa ...more

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GIGLIO ISLAND, Italy (AP) — Italian authorities say work to float the shipwrecked Costa Concordia so it can be towed away for scrapping can start Monday, weather-permitting.The cruise liner struck a reef when it came too close to Giglio Island i ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is doubtful the U.S. will stop spying on Germany.The chancellor said in an interview with public broadcaster ZDF "I think it's not that easy to convince the Americans ... to completely change the way ...more