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    Chile beat Colombia on penalties to reach semis

    Agence France-Presse . Sao Paulo | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Champions Chile maintained their hopes of a third straight Copa America victory after beating Colombia on penalties on Friday to reach the semi-finals. Chile could...

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    No favourite in Argentina-Brazil semi: Messi

    Agence France-Presse . Rio de Janeiro | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Lionel Messi said Argentina would take on hosts Brazil on an equal footing in the Copa America semi-finals after beating Venezuela 2-0 on Friday. Lautaro...

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    England must adapt or die, says Morgan

    Agence France-Presse . Birmingham | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Eoin Morgan says England need to adapt better to home conditions but is confident they will not buckle under pressure against India as they scrap...

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    Swiss police use water cannon, stun grenades at Cameroon protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Swiss police fired water cannon, tear gas and stun grenades at Cameroonian protesters outside UN headquarters in Geneva Saturday as the crowd surged towards a...

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    Madame Tussauds owner snapped up by Lego parent

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Britain’s Merlin Entertainments, owner of Madame Tussauds waxworks and the London Eye Ferris wheel, was snapped up Friday by Lego’s Danish parent Kirkbi for £5.9...

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    Lady Gaga crashes Stonewall rally in New York

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Lady Gaga delighted crowds in New York Friday with a surprise appearance at a rally marking the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, as the...

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    Original ‘Star Wars’ creators lift lid on special effects challenges

    Agence France-Presse . Beverly Hills | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Remember the scene when Luke Skywalker failed his first attempt to blow up the Death Star? Or when C3PO chased him up the stairs of...

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    Pakistan beat Afghanistan in WC thriller

    Agence France-Presse . Birmingham | Updated at 08:02pm on June 29, 2019

    Pakistan kept their nerve to avoid a huge shock on Saturday, beating a spirited Afghan side by three wickets with just two balls to spare...

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    Trump ‘angry’ about Khashoggi murder

    Agence France-Presse. Osaka | Updated at 02:39pm on June 29, 2019

    US president Donald Trump said Saturday he is ‘extremely angry’ about the murder of a Saudi journalist but that nobody had ‘pointed a finger’ at...

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    Sea-Watch captain faces jail time for entering Italy port with migrants

    Agence France-Presse . Lampedusa, Italy | Updated at 12:18pm on June 29, 2019

    Sea-Watch 3 skipper Carola Rackete faced jail time Saturday after forcing her way into Italy’s Lampendusa port with a shipload of rescued migrants to end...