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VIDEO: US 'double agent' suspected in Germany

July 4, 2014 - 11:19pm
The German authorities have summoned the US ambassador in Berlin after a man was arrested on suspicion of spying.
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Share of fuel duty 'could fix roads'

July 4, 2014 - 11:14pm
The government should spend £1bn a year of the money it collects from fuel duty to fix potholes and roads in England and Wales, the body that represents councils says.
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VIDEO: Huge grasshopper lands on Rodriguez

July 4, 2014 - 9:10pm
An insect landed on Colombia's James Rodriguez after he scored a penalty against Brazil during their 2014 World Cup quarter-finals at the Castelao arena in Fortaleza.
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Guatemala rebel guilty of killings

July 4, 2014 - 9:04pm
A court in Guatemala has sentenced a former rebel leader to a long prison sentence for ordering the murder of 22 pro-government farmers in 1988.
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Belgians unite in World Cup frenzy

July 4, 2014 - 8:20pm
Divided country unites in World Cup frenzy
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Poland's overlooked Enigma codebreakers

July 4, 2014 - 8:02pm
The Poles who showed the way to crack the Enigma code
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Egypt raises fuel and energy costs

July 4, 2014 - 8:00pm
Egypt introduces electricity and fuel price increases in a move to cut state energy subsidies and reduce the budget deficit.
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Injured Neymar out of World Cup

July 4, 2014 - 7:57pm
Brazil forward Neymar is ruled out of the World Cup with a fractured bone in his spine sustained against Colombia.
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Murder verdict over Argentina bishop

July 4, 2014 - 7:55pm
Two former senior military officers in Argentina have been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Bishop Enrique Angelelli in 1976 during military rule.
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Brazil 2-1 Colombia

July 4, 2014 - 7:42pm
Brazil see off Colombia's fightback to book a World Cup semi-final against Germany with goals from Thiago Silva and David Luiz.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.