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Gunman kills two in livestreamed attack at German synagogue

Oct 10 2019

BERLIN/HALLE, Germany A gunman who denounced Jews opened fire outside a German synagogue on Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year, and killed two people as he livestreamed his attack. | Video

Zwei Tote bei Schüssen vor Synagoge und Döner-Bistro in Halle

Oct 09 2019

Halle Bei Schüssen vor einer Synagoge und einem Döner-Bistro in Halle an der Saale sind am Mittwochnachmittag nach Polizeiangaben zwei Menschen getötet worden.

World Cup's spirit of openness rubs off on some Russians

Jul 12 2018

MOSCOW/NIZHNY NOVGOROD The World Cup has been an eye-opener for Russian waitress Lena Tikhomirova: mingling with visiting fans and experiencing new cultures has whetted her curiosity and now she plans to live abroad.

Stop Mbappe! Uruguay's tactic v France for quarter-final

Jul 03 2018

NIZHNY NOVGOROD Uruguay will seek to summon up all their famous defensive spirit in Friday's quarter-final against France to shackle the Europeans' lighting-fast teenage top-scorer Kylian Mbappe.

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Exclusive: Trump to add China's SMIC and CNOOC to defense blacklist - sources

The Trump administration is poised to add China's top chipmaker SMIC and national offshore oil and gas producer CNOOC to a blacklist of alleged Chinese military companies, according to a document and sources, curbing their access to U.S. investors and escalating tensions with Beijing weeks before President-elect Joe Biden takes office.