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at 02:38 on July 07, 2015, EDT.
1 person gored in opening bull-run of Spain's San Fermin festival in Pamplona
PAMPLONA, Spain - Spain's Red Cross says one person was gored and six others injured as thousands of daredevils tested their bravery and speed by dashing alongside fighting bulls through the streets of this northern Spanish city on the first bull-run of Pamplona's San Fermin festival.
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at 02:13 on July 07, 2015, EDT.
The world's oldest man, a retired educator from Japan, dies at 112
TOKYO - The world's oldest man, a retired educator from Japan, has died at the age of 112.
at 01:51 on July 07, 2015, EDT.
Kenya official: Al-Shabab extremists from Somalia kill 14 people in village in Kenya's north
NAIROBI, Kenya - A Kenyan official says at least 14 people have been killed in an attack by al-Qaida-linked al-Shabab militants in the country's north.
at 23:46 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
SC Senate votes to remove Confederate flag from Statehouse grounds; bill goes next to House
COLUMBIA, S.C. - The South Carolina Senate voted Monday to pull the Confederate flag off the Capitol grounds, clearing the way for a historic measure that could remove the banner more than five decades after it was first flown above the Statehouse to protest integration.
at 23:38 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
At huge outdoor Mass in Ecuador port, Pope Francis stresses healing power of families
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador - Pope Francis received a hero's welcome in Ecuador's biggest city Monday as he celebrated the first public Mass of his South American tour, telling hundreds of thousands of faithful their families are the bedrock of society but need to be supported better and strengthened.
at 23:09 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
Longtime Hollywood producer Jerry Weintraub of 'Karate Kid,' 'Ocean's Eleven,' dies at 77
NEW YORK, N.Y. - One of the last of the classic Hollywood showmen, Jerry Weintraub built his show business empire on a Rolodex and chutzpah.
at 23:06 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
Arizona governor wants probe of unrest at privately run prison that brought damage, transfers
PHOENIX - Days of unrest at a privately run prison in Arizona became a nightmare scenario as inmates rioted, trashed housing units and injured guards, prompting the governor to order an investigation Monday into the problem at the facility.
at 21:19 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
The Latest: Accuser's lawyers say unsealed Cosby testimony supports their claims
PHILADELPHIA - Here are the latest developments from the release of court documents indicating Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to women with whom he wanted to have sex:
at 17:53 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
European heat wave: German weather service measures record temperature of 40.3 Celsius
BERLIN - Europe's heat wave has pushed the mercury to its highest level in Germany since measurements began in 1881.
Florida man sentenced to 2.5 years in prison for having sex on the beach in broad daylight
BRADENTON, Fla. - A man convicted of having sex on a Florida beach in front of families was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on Monday.
at 15:16 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
Extremist attacks on mosques, church, restaurant across Nigeria leave more than 60 people dead
JOS, Nigeria - A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including worshippers in a mosque who came to hear a cleric known for preaching peaceful coexistence of all faiths.
at 14:08 on July 06, 2015, EDT.
The Latest: European Central Bank keeps its level of emergency credit to Greek banks unchanged
ATHENS, Greece - The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):
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