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Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak denies allegations he used state funds for personal gain - @NajibRazak



Israeli military source confirms Egyptian militants fired rocket from Sinai to Israel; no injuries reported - @Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Saudi policeman killed during a raid in Taif, Saudi Arabia to arrest a wanted person; 3 suspects detained and Islamic State flags seized - @Reuters

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Louisville, KY, US

Photo: Scene of a deadly house fire in Louisville, Ky. where two people were killed; blaze deemed 'suspicious' - @wave3news


Eurozone financial crisis

Eurozone head Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Greece: 'We are not talking to the government any more. They have chosen an extremely risky route, but we're now waiting for the result of the referendum.'

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Greece financial crisis

Eurozone head harshly rejects comments by Greek finance minister that Greece and its creditors have come 'very, very close' on fiscal policy and reforms - @AP

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Solar Impulse around-the-world flight

Photo: 1st image of the Solar Impluse 2 as it travels above Hawaii following 106 hours of flight - @solarimpulse

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Solar Impulse around-the-world flight

Photo: Solar Impulse 2 as it approaches Hawaii - @solarimpulse

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Alton Towers, England, GB

Four people injured after 2nd Alton Towers rollercoaster collision in less than a month - @SkyNews

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

UN Human Rights Council called on Israel and the Palestinians to prosecute alleged war crimes committed in the 2014 Gaza war - @Reuters

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Vivian, LA, US

Photo: Train derailment in Vivian, Louisiana; two hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries - @JacobKSLA

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French media group Vivendi pushes out Canal Plus chief Rodolphe Belmer amid controversy about pay-TV channel's future and satirical puppet show 'Les Guignols' - @Reuters

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Solar Impulse around-the-world flight

Solar Impulse nears Hawaii after 116 hours of flight - @solarimpulse


Shannon Airport, Shannon, Clare, IE

Delta Airlines flight DL73 lands safely at Shannon Airport in Ireland following reports of a fire in the cargo area - @ShannonAirport, @flightradar24

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Rosedale, MD, US

CSX train collides with garbage truck in Rosedale, Md.; no injuries reported - @wbaltv11


Andrew Cuomo

Gov. Andrew Cuomo asks New Yorkers to be vigilant in light of terror warnings issued by the federal government for July 4th weekend - @NYGovCuomo

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Trial of UK celebrity publicist Max Clifford

Former celebrity publicist Max Clifford charged with sex assault allegedly committed in 1981, UK prosecutors say - @BBCBreaking


Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine, July 17, 2014

Dutch government seeking U.N. support to investigate Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which was shot down over territory held by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine a year ago - @Reuters

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Chinese man arrested for boiling up barrels of 'fake' blood delicacy, laced with formaldehyde - @scmp_news

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United States

US President Barack Obama to host head of Vietnam communist party, White House says - @AFP

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