Angry Argentina fans battle with riot police after their team lost 1-0 to Germany in the World Cup final. Thousands gathered in the centre of Buenos Aires but after the match, rioting broke out. Fifteen police officers were hurt and about 30 people arrested in the violence. Argentina last won the World Cup in 1986 Continue reading...
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Tony Abbott's pledge to 'axe the tax' will have to wait until next week after the Palmer United party senators decided to vote against the repeal of the carbon tax. Party leader Clive Palmer said the government had a 'violent reaction' to his last-minute revision, which insisted that power companies not passing on carbon tax pri....(more)
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Paramedics in Gaza treat those wounded by Israeli air strikes on Monday. The armed wing of the Palestinian militant group Hamas says seven of its fighters died in a single strike near Rafah in southern Gaza. The Israeli military said the strikes are in response to rocket and mortar attacks on Israel on Sunday Continue reading...
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The International Space Station captures footage of tropical storm Arthur, the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, churning off the coast of Florida on Wednesday. The worst of the storm should occur at Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, around dawn on Friday, with three to five inches of rain and sustained winds up to 85 mph. Arthur thr....(more)
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Aftermath of a car bomb that exploded in a crowded market in Afghanistan's eastern province of Paktika, killing at least 89 people on Tuesday. There appears to be no government or military target among the dead, apart from the two policemen who tried to stop the bomber. The deadliest previous suicide attack was in southern Kandahar province in ....(more)
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Weird Al's final song in his eight days of music video s is sort of like your company's CEO on Auto-Tune: a bizarrely compelling string of often-meaningless buzzwords that sound great together. Called "Mission Statement?," the song parodies the style of Crosby, Stills & Nash with a near-....(more)
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Air raid sirens ring out over Tel Aviv as Israel's military brings down a rocket fired at the city by Hamas. Israel has launched an offensive, in which 23 people were killed on Tuesday, following a string of rocket attacks from Palestinian territories. Three weeks of violence between Israel and Hamas been the bloodiest in the area since 2012 Co....(more)
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By Travis Reed FORT LAUDERDALE Fla. (Reuters) - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating several video s filmed using drones that flew into and around firework displays, including two apparently shot on the Fourth of July and one from Florida that has received nearly nine million YouTube views. The ....(more)
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