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Fourth of July fireworks

[US] Independence Day 2012.
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Spectacular solar storms

The sun erupted with a powerful solar flare on July 2 in an early solar fireworks display just in time for the Fourth of July. A wave of plasma from the flare could reach Earth by the U.S. Independence Day holiday on Wednesday, July 4....
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[Britain's] Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee

Celebrations to mark Britain's Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee begin the weekend of June 2....
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AP 'napalm girl' photo from Vietnam War turns 40

TRANG BANG, Vietnam (AP) — In the picture, the girl will always be 9 years old and wailing "Too hot! Too hot!" as she runs down the road away from her burning Vietnamese village....
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Fists fly in Ukraine over use of Russian

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Opposition lawmakers on Friday blocked the Ukrainian Parliament a day after a brawl in the chamber sent one legislator to the hospital....
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Deadly earthquake strikes Italy

One of the worst quakes to hit northeast Italy in hundreds of years rattled the region around Bologna May 20, killing at least seven people, collapsing factories and sending residents running out into the streets. (AP)...
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Palestinians commemorate ‘nakba’ anniversary

Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians fled or were forced from their villages during the war over Israel’s creation in 1948, which Palestinians commemorate as their “catastrophe.”...
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Anniversary rally continues in Spain

Spaniards kept up protests against politicians' handling of the economic crisis in Madrid's Puerta del Sol on Sunday, May 13, after police evicted people from the central square in the pre-dawn hours and made 18 arrests....
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Torch lighting starts Olympics countdown

The countdown to the London Olympics began with the kindling of the Games torch by the sun's rays in ancient Olympia on Mya 10, sparking a relay that will culminate with the lighting of the Olympic stadium's cauldron at the opening ceremony on July 27....
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Shuttle Enterprise arrives in NYC

The US space shuttle Enterprise zoomed around New York City, riding piggyback on top of a modified jumbo jet. Its trip included flyovers over parts of the city and landmarks including the Statue of Liberty and the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum on Manhattan's west side on Apr. 27...
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