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UN chief aims to broker Gaza peace deal
UN chief aims to broker Gaza peace deal

UN chief Ban Ki-moon and US Secretary of State John Kerry are in Cairo trying to broker a truce between Israel and Hamas…

Pregnant teen killed, boyfriend decapitated
Pregnant teen killed, boyfriend decapitated

A pregnant teenager was strangled and her boyfriend was decapitated after apparently connecting with a stranger for a sexual…

MH17: Dutch experts ready to take bodies
MH17: Dutch experts ready to take bodies

The Dutch military plane that will transport the bodies of those who died on MH17 has landed in the Ukraine city of Kharkiv…

Malaysia Airlines' Syrian diversion
Malaysia Airlines' Syrian diversion

Malaysia Airlines has defended itself after confirming that it diverted a London to Kuala Lumpur flight over war-torn Syria…

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Vine star Mendes finds breakthrough on pop charts

NEW YORK (AP) Six seconds isn't a long time, but Vine superstar Shawn Mendes made the time count when posting cover songs…

Putin: Russia will facilitate plane investigation

MOSCOW (AP) President Vladimir Putin says Russia will do "everything in its power" to facilitate an investigation into…

Government: German family likely killed in Gaza

BERLIN (AP) Germany's Foreign Ministry says it appears that a German-Palestinian family has been killed in Gaza. A Foreign…

US consumer prices up 0.3 percent in June

WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. consumer prices rose in June at a slightly slower pace than in May with two-thirds of the June advance…

China's typhoon toll rises to 46 dead, 25 missing

BEIJING (AP) The death toll from the strongest typhoon to slam into China's south in decades has risen to 46, with 25 other…

'X-Men' VR experience coming to Comic-Con

LOS ANGELES (AP) Comic-Con attendees will have a once-in-a-lifetime chance to enter the mind of Professor X. Fox has created…

Marlboro maker Altria's 2Q profit stays flat

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) Marlboro maker Altria Group posted flat second-quarter earnings Tuesday as higher prices helped to offset…

Saudi stock market to allow foreign investment

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) Saudi Arabia's Cabinet has approved opening the country's stock market to foreign investors next…

US consumer prices up 0.3 percent in June, reflecting biggest jump in gasoline in 12 months

WASHINGTON (AP) US consumer prices up 0.3 percent in June, reflecting biggest jump in gasoline in 12 months.

Dutch PM: 1st victims should be home Wednesday

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) The Dutch prime minister says his government aims to have the first bodies of victims of the…

China ex-officials see reprisals for baring abuses

BEIJING (AP) A former Chinese official who publicly accused Communist Party investigators of physically abusing him has…

HIV pills show more promise to prevent infection

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Amid sanctions, France in warship sale to Russia

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Verizon 2Q profit rises 93 percent

NEW YORK (AP) Verizon reported Tuesday that its second-quarter earnings nearly doubled after it secured full ownership…

Parents of abducted girls, escapees meet president

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) President Goodluck Jonathan is meeting with many parents of the 219 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls…

Iraq Christians flee Mosul after militant threats

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) Iraqi Christians who fled the northern city of Mosul after Islamic extremists seized it described Tuesday…

Comcast 2Q earnings top views on Internet hookups

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Library honors Billy Joel with US pop music prize

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Republican voters in Georgia choose Senate nominee

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Indonesian presidential election tally shows Jakarta governor Widodo wins 53 percent of vote

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) Indonesian presidential election tally shows Jakarta governor Widodo wins 53 percent of vote.

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UAE plans first Arab spaceship to Mars in 7 years
UAE plans first Arab spaceship to Mars in 7 years

Having scaled the heights of Earth with the world's tallest tower, the United Arab Emirates is now aiming for the stars…

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Kiwi joins Syrian conflict
Kiwi joins Syrian conflict

A Kiwi with links to al-Qaeda has taken up arms in Syria and says he will fight until he becomes a martyr.

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