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EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Perhaps, Australia coach Alen Stajcic was on to something when he said, "We're not the Netherlands," in responding to question regarding how his team might defend against Japan in the quarterfinals.Familiar with their As ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

MADRID (AP) — Spain's meteorological agency on Saturday warned people to brace for high temperatures across much of the country over the coming days, amid a lingering European heat wave.The agency said "temperatures will be significantly higher ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — A Libyan official says at least ten civilians were killed when three separate car bombs exploded simultaneously in the eastern coastal city of Darna.Hamid Albandag, the city's representative to the internationally-recogniz ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Benedict XVI, emeritus pope and theologian, reflected on Saturday on classical music as an "encounter with the divine," saying listening to Mozart helps him experience "very deeply the Lord's presence."Benedict's reflections ...more

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TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's president declares state of emergency after hotel attack, state media says. ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Police in a central Philippine city said Saturday that they have filed murder complaints against the owner and the crew of a ferry that capsized shortly after pulling out of port, leaving more than 50 people dead.The c ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Whether Greeks decide in Sunday's referendum to accept their lenders' bailout deal or reject it, the government's hold on power may be shakier than its brash prime minister has calculated, analysts say.Prime Minister Alexis ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

PANCEVO, Serbia (AP) — Normally, Leo would run away at the sight of a bigger dog. The small dachshund liked most to cuddle with his owners or ride in the back seat of the family car. But, one day Leo showed that true bravery knows no limits.When ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

BEIJING (AP) — A magnitude 6.5 earthquake that shook China's far-western region of Xinjiang killed three people, injured 71 and collapsed thousands of houses, officials said Saturday.The quake hit Pishan county in the Hotan region of Xinjiang ea ...more

AP News - 23 hours ago

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. children's agency says children are suffering as a result of instability and election-related violence in Burundi including three killed in the last five days and dozens forced to flee from school.UNICEF spokesman ...more