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SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-6.1 earthquake has struck off Chile's northern coast. There were no immediate reports of damage and authorities discounted the possibility of a tsunami.The USGS said the quake's ...more

AP News - 21 minutes ago

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — With two quick and sublimely deft 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 ...more

AP News - 22 minutes ago

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Pain-stricken Argentines held their heads high after watching their national team give it all against a powerful Germany but come up short in extra time, losing 1-0 in the country's first World Cup finals appearance in 24 ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Germany won the World Cup. Host Brazil won a world of new friends.The now four-time world champions, the first European team to win it on South American soil, earned the honor of lifting the most recognized trophy in sport ...more

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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) — 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

AP News - 2 hours ago

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

AP News - 3 hours ago

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

AP News - 5 hours ago

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

AP News - 8 hours ago

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