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LONDON (AP) — Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Thursday to rush through fresh measures to give police and spy agencies the power to scoop up mobile phone and internet data.The fast-track bill follows a European Court of Justice rul ...more

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Thursday chided a ruling party lawmaker for tweeting a salute to Adolf Hitler while praising Germany for making it to the World Cup final.Bung Moktar Radin drew a flurry of cr ...more

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

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung is facing a fresh accusation that one of its China suppliers hired children to meet production targets during a period of high demand.Samsung Electronics Co. said Thursday it is looking into the allegation by Ch ...more

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BERLIN (AP) — A European Union court has ruled that Germany can't require the spouses of Turkish immigrants to show basic knowledge of the German language as a condition for being granted a visa.Since 2007, Berlin has required spouses of long-te ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel dramatically escalated its aerial assault in Gaza Thursday hitting hundreds of Hamas targets, and the Palestinians said a family of eight was killed in a strike that destroyed their home. Israel's missile defense system once aga ...more

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PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — A fighting bull gored two Spaniards and tossed several others into the air in a frantic fourth running of the bulls Thursday at Spain's San Fermin festival in Pamplona.A Navarra regional government statement said the two m ...more

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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