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It’s finally here! Brazil World Cup begins


Itaquerao Stadium shined under blue skies as Brazil kicked off its home World Cup…

D-Day remembrance in Normandy

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A flag waves over Omaha Beach, one of the sites of the Allied soldier landings. Veterans of World War II place crosses…

9/11 Museum dedication ceremony

Opening Ceremonies at the National 9/11 Memorial Museum

President Barack Obama and Sept. 11 survivors, rescuers and victims’ relatives are expected to…

An American and Kenyan win Boston Marathon

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American Meb Keflezighi won the Boston Marathon on Monday, a year after a bombing at the finish line left three dead…

US first lady meets Chinese president Xi and wife

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U.S. first lady Michelle Obama met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday, the first day of her weeklong visit to China…

Photo Gallery: China train station attack

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Photo Gallery: China train station attack…

China’s Li wins crash-filled 500 Olympic final

In the slippery world of short track, China kept its grip solidly on the Olympic gold medal….

Shirley Temple, iconic child star, dies at 85

Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85….

Sochi opening ceremony bump

The opening ceremony for the Sochi Games hit a bump when only four of the five Olympic Rings materialized in a wintry opening scene….s

Seattle Seahawks win the Super Bowl

Seattle Seahawks beat Denver Broncos 43-8 to win Super Bowl…