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Brazilians protest high cost of hosting World Cup

June 15, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo released by Agencia Brasil, a policeman sprays pepper gas at demonstrators during a protest in Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, June 15, 2013. About 1,000 protesters complaining about the high cost of staging the World Cup demonstrated in front of the National Stadium in Brasilia just hours before Brazil played Japan in the opening [&hellip...

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Iran reformists dance in streets for new president

June 15, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

Pedestrians watch and wave to supporters of Iranian presidential candidate Hasan Rowhani, as they attend a celebration gathering in Tehran, Iran, Saturday, June 15, 2013. Moderate cleric Hasan Rowhani was declared the winner of Iran’s presidential vote...

AP IMPACT: Commander of Nazi-led unit lives in US

June 14, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

People walk past the home in Minneapolis, Minn., where 94-year-old Michael Karkoc lives, Friday, June 14, 2013. Karkoc, a top commander of a Nazi SS-led unit accused of burning villages filled with women and children, lied to American immigration officials to...

No clear result after Turkish PM, protesters meet

June 13, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A musician plays piano under the monument of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the modern Turkey, as protesters gather to listen to his concert and police guard the area at the Taksim Square in Istanbul late Thursday, June 13, 2013. Turkey’s prime minister...

Crackdown filling NKorean prisons with defectors

June 12, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

In this picture taken on Wednesday, May 29, 2013, an unidentified North Korean defector takes a nap near the paintings wishing two Koreas reunification during a break time at the Hangyeore middle-high school in Anseong, south of Seoul, South Korea. North...

Syrian rebels reeling from loss of Qusair

June 12, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Saturday, June 8, 2013 file photo, members of the Lebanese Red Cross carry a Syrian man who was wounded in Qusair, during battles between the rebels and Syrian government forces, is rushed to a hospital in the Bekaa Valley, east of...

Taliban bomber in Kabul kills 17 at Supreme Court

June 12, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

An Afghan security and intelligence ‘NDS’ guards the scene, after a suicide bomb attack struck outside the Afghan Supreme Court in Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. A Taliban suicide bomber killed more than a dozen people outside...

Brazil govt to perform crash tests after AP report

June 10, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 25, 2012 file photo, rescue workers remove a man from a Ford Ka vehicle after an accident in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The Ford Ka hatchback sold in Europe scored a high safety rating of four out of five stars when it was tested by Euro...

Turkey PM’s party rules out early elections

June 8, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

A protester standing under a giant Turkish flag raises his hands during a protest at Taksim square in Istanbul Saturday, June 8 2013. Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan convened his party leadership Saturday as anti-government protests enter...

Global netizens worried over US spying

June 7, 2013 • World NewsComments (0)

This undated photo made available by Google shows colorful pipes sending and receiving water for cooling Google’s data center in The Dalles, Ore. The blue pipes supply cold water and the red pipes return the warm water back to be cooled. (AP...