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Wednesday, 9th July 2014

World News

Flash Points: Why the heightened security for U.S.-bound flights? (CBS News)

Dodgers found partly responsible in Giants fan beating (CBS News)

Argentina and the Netherlands clash for spot in World Cup final (CBS News)

Congresswoman says police beating video is brutality (CBS News)

World Cup: Argentina vs. Netherlands (CBS News)

Brazilians try to cope after "shameful" World Cup loss to Germany (CBS News)

Buzz Aldrin says first men to Mars should stay there and create a permanent colony - and admits he has little time for those who say the moon landsings were fake (Daily Mail)

Gaza operation 'will be expanded' (CNN)

Hamas Attempts Strike On Israeli 'Nuclear Site' (Sky News)

Israel kills scores in two days of Gaza raids (ALJAZEERA)

Israelis in Tel Aviv remain defiantly blase as barrages from Gaza bring conflict closer (Washington Post - Paywall)

Syria rebels rampage through Sunni village, killing 14 (CBS News)

Palestinian casualties mount as Israel intensifies Gaza offensive (Guardian)

Gaza rockets land deep in Israel as it bombards Palestinian enclave (Reuters)

Israel 'to intensify Gaza attacks' (BBC)

Nick Hanauer: Small price to pay to raise wages - video (Channel4)

First budget test of India Modi's reform mettle (Reuters)

'My big sister used to ask why she couldn't be beautiful like me': Glamour model inspires obese sibling to drop 10 STONE and seven dress sizes (Daily Mail)

Rival Claims in Indonesian Election (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

If they thought losing to Germany wasn't bad enough, now the Argentinians have taken over Brazilians' favourite beach (Daily Mail)

Fifty-three blindfolded bodies found in Iraq as political leaders bicker (Reuters)

Dodgers Found Negligent in Beating of Giants Fan (NBC News)

Osama Hamdan: We want our rights back - video (Channel4)

World Cup Players' Crazy Haircuts (Time Magazine)

The first Buckingham Palace selfie: Princes William and Harry pose for a picture with internet entrepreneur (but who is that photo-bombing them?) (Daily Mail)

Israel Air Defense Intercepts More Missiles (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Ex-New Orleans mayor sentenced to 10 years in prison (CBS News)

'Our humiliation category is full': Pornhub calls to stop uploading Brazil vs Germany highlights (Russia Today)

The Best World Cup Meme Was Ripped Off by One of Twitter's Worst Accounts (Time Magazine)

Police want to photograph boy, 17, in a state of arousal by giving him an INJECTION to prove he sent explicit video to girlfriend, 15, in child pornography case (Daily Mail)

Boy, 3, found unresponsive in pool (BBC)

Israel and Hamas Exchange Fire (New York Times - Paywall)

Child migrants facing deportation denied basic rights, lawsuit claims (Guardian)

Iraq Leader Says Kurds Aiding Sunni Extremists (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Israel pounds Gaza as Hamas flexes rocket reach (Telegraph - Paywall)

Follow World Cup: Netherlands and Argentina Aim for Final (NBC News)

World Cup Watch: Can Netherlands Topple Argentina? (NBC News)

Brazil fans boo off their fallen heroes after 7-1 defeat by Germany (Daily Mail)

Diplomat to replace Brahimi in Syria UN role (ALJAZEERA)

Blitz Breakdown: How Mighty Germany Ripped Apart Brazil (Time Magazine)

WorldViews: These are the names of 13 children killed in Gaza (Washington Post - Paywall)

'Words can't convey our pain': Agony of parents of polo player found dead at doctor's house after night out as police question three men on suspicion of murder (Daily Mail)

Three men from south of England arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences linked to Syria (Daily Mail)

Family doctor who greeted female patients with 'eh up, sexy' is jailed for 11 years for indecent assaults (Daily Mail)

Brazil's World Cup run is over but political ramifications still unclear (Guardian)

Over 50 bodies found in Iraq, raising fears of new massacres (Los Angeles Times)

Shocking: ISIS militants smash Iraq tombstones with sledgehammers (VIDEO) (Russia Today)

Why Kim Kardashian's Game Has Perfect User Ratings (Time Magazine)

Stem cell patient has NOSE grows on her back after 8 years (Daily Mail)

France targets Syria recruits with new law (ALJAZEERA)

Al Jazeera journalist speaks out from Egyptian jail - video (Channel4)

Open Source: Iranian Reporter Faces 2 Years in Prison and 50 Lashes (New York Times - Paywall)

Israel vs. Gaza: For Now, It's Rockets vs. Interceptors (New York Times - Paywall)

Why Is a Shirtless Horde Stalking Rob Ford? (NBC News)

Gaza crisis: Israel's Prime Minister promises to 'increase the assault' on Hamas until it desists from firing rockets (Independent)

Arabs call for emergency UN meeting and action to end Israeli attacks on Palestinians in Gaza (Fox News)

Scientists baffled by enormous school of anchovies off coast of California first believed to be an oil spill that has attracted thousands of hungry birds (Daily Mail)

WorldViews: Putin's antics have left much of the world against him, but he still has some surprising support (Washington Post - Paywall)

Why fans still applauded Germany (CNN)

Neymar's agent brands Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari 'old, arrogant and ridiculous' (Daily Star)

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: The German people demand an end to the fighting (Independent)

You better Adam and Eve it! Apples improve sex for women: Fruit compound stimulates female organs, study claims (Daily Mail)

Israel warns its offensive will intensify as rockets land from Gaza (Los Angeles Times)

Bell Labs claims net speed record (BBC)

Germany humiliates Brazil (CNN)

Mideast Crisis: Death Toll Climbs as Hamas and Israel Clash (NBC News)

Germany investigating claims of a second US spy in Berlin (Telegraph - Paywall)

Israel ambassador: We must respond to Hamas threat (Fox News)

Germany arrests second suspect accused of spying for the US (Independent)

WorldViews: This is life in Gaza right now (Washington Post - Paywall)

Israel and Hamas vow to continue attacks (Financial Times - Paywall)

Hamas goes to war for a ceasefire (Guardian)

World Cup 2014: Sporting Germans play down their 7-1 semi-final blitz of Brazil (Independent)

World Cup 2014: How Brazil is doubly the loser of the £7bn contest that left out slum-dwellers (Independent)

Bomb shelters prepared in Jerusalem after rockets are fired from Gaza (Guardian)

World Cup 2014: Brazil vs. Germany breaks social media records (CBS News)

Vijay ton repels England in first Test (BBC)

New Hamas rockets reach deep into Israel (Washington Post - Paywall)

Cops Search Serial-Slay Dumping Ground After Body Found (NBC News)

Developing world blazes finance trail (Financial Times - Paywall)

Climbers on Mont Blanc discover body of young guide who disappeared on solo climb 32 YEARS earlier frozen in glacial ice (Daily Mail)

Maya Peterson: Why Lawrenceville Prep Needs a Jolt of Diversity (Time Magazine)

Reports: Germany investigating possible second U.S. spying suspect (Washington Post - Paywall)

50 bodies found in Iraq town (CNN)

Brazil poll contenders fear World Cup hangover (Financial Times - Paywall)

Here's Why You're Paying More for Chicken (Time Magazine)

Brazil World Cup fans burn buses in Sao Paulo (ALJAZEERA)

2 pilots whales die after found stranded in Puerto Rico, officials investigating why (Fox News)

Iconic Berlin TV tower occupied by 40 refugees seeking asylum in Germany (Russia Today)

Fifty bodies found in Iraq, raising fears of sectarian war (Washington Post - Paywall)

John Kerry In Beijing: Four Good Reasons Why The Chinese View American Leaders As Empty Suits (Forbes)

Inconsolable Brazil fan smashes his flat screen TV in the street after World Cup defeat (Telegraph - Paywall)

Woman spends 'three years living with dead mother's corpse' (Daily Star)

US closes embassy in Israel for security reasons for one day (Russia Today)

EU, Germany Strike Energy Deal (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

One Step From World Cup Final, Argentina Channels Di St fano (New York Times - Paywall)

Russia test launches first new space rocket since Soviet era (Guardian)

Anger mounts as Germany unearths second U.S. spy suspect (Reuters)

Brazil President: 'My nightmares never got so bad' (CNN)

50 apparent execution victims found in Iraq (CBS News)

Angelina Jolie video in grip of heroin addiction emerges (Daily Mail)

Missing British twin girls pose threat to themselves after joining jihadists in Syria (Daily Express)

Israeli bride and groom forced to flee their wedding as Hamas rockets explode over their heads (Daily Mail)

Polar Bear Paw Print Found Just Days Prior To Deadly Attack On British Schoolboy (Huffington Post)

Ray Nagin jailed: Former New Orleans mayor who took bribes during Hurricane Katrina sentenced to 10 years (Independent)

Germans Have Mixed Emotions Over Brazil Rout (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Israel air strikes on Gaza: live (Telegraph - Paywall)

Brazil's humiliation at the hands of Germany is captured in virals within minutes of final whistle (Daily Mail)

Jeremy Meeks: 'Sexy Convict' Facing Ten Years In Jail For Felon Possession Of A Firearm (PICTURES) (Huffington Post)

World Cup Success Calms Worries Over Rio Olympic Games (NBC News)

Syria opposition elects new leader (BBC)

Jesse Ventura in court to fight claims made by America's deadliest sniper' (Russia Today)

WorldViews: Argentine-born Dutch queen faces awkward choice at World Cup (Washington Post - Paywall)

Brazil's World Cup Semi-Final Defeat To Germany Was Most Tweeted About Event In Sporting History (Huffington Post)

What's America's Israel strategy? Five questions answered (Channel4)

Man jailed for eight years for killing baby who cried while he was playing computer game (Daily Express)

FIFA claims 2 records for Twitter use during Germany's 7-1 rout of Brazil at World Cup (Fox News)

Germany investigating second spy case reportedly involving US (Fox News)

UK counter-terrorism police fear missing 16-year-old twin sisters have traveled to Syria (Fox News)

UN diplomats say veteran Italian-Swedish diplomat Staffan de Mistura to be new UN Syria envoy (Fox News)

Syria rebels storm Sunni village, kill 14 (Fox News)

French presidents' holiday retreat on a Riviera island opens to the public for the first time (Fox News)

Fifty bodies found south of Baghdad (BBC)

Iraq PM Claims Kurds Harbouring ISIS Militants (Sky News)

De Mistura succeeds Brahimi as U.N. Syria mediator - diplomats (Reuters)

VIDEO: First ever Austen waxwork unveiled (BBC)

Iraq PM accuses Kurds of supporting Isis (Financial Times - Paywall)

After the Seige: Inside an Iraq City Ruled by Militants (NBC News)

World News Update: Two men gored in running of the bulls (Daily Star)

Father who shook baby daughter to death because her screaming disturbed his computer game weeps in the dock as he is jailed for eight years (Daily Mail)

Former New Orleans Mayor Nagin Sentenced To 10 Years for Accepting Bribes (Time Magazine)

Ex-New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin given 10 years in prison for corruption (Guardian)

World powers 'completely united' in Iran talks - EU (Reuters)

Can Holland avenge three World Cup final defeats? (Channel4)

Fighting intensifies in Israel (CNN)

WWI soldier's body found 100 years on (CNN)

Mont Blanc mountaineer's frozen body discovered 32 years after death (Guardian)

World Cup: Brazil Defeat Sparked Unrest Fears (Sky News)

VIDEO: UK sold sarin ingredients to Syria (BBC)

George Clooney's Daily Mail Attack: Why Is The MailOnline Taking The Blame? (Huffington Post)

Panning for World Cup photo gold (CNN)

England can't compete and should form a UK football team, claims Tory MP (Daily Mail)

WorldViews: How Brazil's World Cup disaster could change the nation (Washington Post - Paywall)

Israel air strikes on Gaza: watch live from Gaza City and southern Israel (Telegraph - Paywall)

U.S. blacklists UAE firm for flouting sanctions on Syria (Reuters)

This Kid Is Not Impressed With a Surprise Trip to Disney World (Time Magazine)

Israel-Gaza violence: Powerful images that show scale of destruction in Gaza Strip (Independent)

Israel-Gaza violence: Powerful images show scale of destruction in Gaza Strip (Independent)

WorldViews: Malaysian MP hails German World Cup win by praising Hitler (Washington Post - Paywall)

Why you must vaccinate your kids (CNN)

The (Other) Most Stunning Loses in World Cup History (NBC News)

The (Other) Most Stunning Losses in World Cup History (NBC News)

World Cup anger? Buses torched in Brazil - video (Channel4)

Gaza: 'In 30 seconds, you'll have 10 or 12 attacks' - video (Channel4)

15 Pictures Of Gaza Under Attack As Israel Responds To Hamas Rockets (LIVE UPDATES) (Huffington Post)

'Forget England flops': MP calls for 'world-beating' UK team ahead of next World Cup (Daily Star)

Watch first ride on Zumanjaro, the world's tallest and fastest drop ride at Six Flags (Daily Mail)

Running from death in Israel, waiting for it to come in Gaza (CNN)

Philadelphia Zoo welcomes first lion cubs in almost 20 years (Telegraph - Paywall)

Germany investigates second spy case (Financial Times - Paywall)

Last Call? Why Britain's Pubs Are Disappearing (NBC News)

Iraq PM calls Kurd city 'base for terrorism' (ALJAZEERA)

Israeli air strikes in Gaza continue as funerals held for victims (Telegraph - Paywall)

Syria Fighter Admits Training British Teens (Sky News)

Gone Girl Writer's First Novel Is Heading to TV (Time Magazine)

Boy Amputee Taking First Steps Says 'I Got It' (Sky News)

Former New Orleans Mayor Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison (NBC News)

Turkey's Kurds prefer peace prospects at home to perilous statehood in Iraq (Reuters)

Bodies of the undocumented found on Texas ranch (CBS News)

Malaysian MP sends Hitler tweet to Germany after World Cup victory (Daily Mail)

Dozens of blindfolded bodies found in Iraq (ALJAZEERA)

Brazil's World Cup Disaster Was More Popular On Twitter Than Miley Cyrus Twerking (Forbes)

Shocking moment ISIS militants take sledgehammers to Mosul tomb of Prophet Jonah as 50 blindfolded bodies found massacred south of Baghdad (Daily Mail)

Blindfolded and Shot: Iraq Finds 50 Bodies (NBC News)

BBC Dragged Into Israel Information War Over Mythbusting #GazaUnderAttack Video (Huffington Post)

British twins who traveled to Syria to become Jihadi brides were top students (Daily Mail)

Prabowo Subianto claims victory in Indonesia's presidential election - video (Guardian)

Netanyahu instructs Israeli military to intensify assault on Gaza (Guardian)

Indonesian presidential candidate Joko Widodo claims election victory - video (Guardian)

Second 'suspected spy' in Germany (BBC)

Tweets Poke Fun At Brazil's Defeat By Germany (Sky News)

Syria Chemicals Came From U.K., Says Hague (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Why Apple Losing A Siri Patent Case In China Is Great News For Intellectual Property Holders Everwhere (Forbes)

Brazil's World Cup thrashing by Germany became most Tweeted about sporting event EVER (Daily Mail)

VIDEO: This is why you don't buy your kids nice things (Daily Star)

Israel bombards Gaza strip - watch live video (Channel4)

Kunis: Kutcher was my first kiss (CNN)

Brazil coach: Please excuse us (CNN)

'Flash Raid' On World Cup Crowd Sparks Panic (Sky News)

Brazil In Hell But Germany In Seventh Heaven (Sky News)

Groves targets world title by 2015 (BBC)

Israeli airstrikes continue over Gaza - video (Guardian)

Southern Russia ex-mayor jailed for 10 years for planning terror attack (Russia Today)

Lancaster bombers to fly in formation over Britain for the first time in 50 years (Daily Express)

The Dutch Jihadi fighter (and artist) training British teenagers how to kill in Syria (Daily Mail)

Tribesman indulge in ancient bungee-jumping rite-of-passage that creates greatest g-force in the non-industrialized world (Daily Mail)

Why didn't they investigate further? Officer involved in 1992 child porn arrest of Peter Righton said five suitcases stuffed with letters found at his home suggested links to establishment and senior clergy (Daily Mail)

Talisman made from 9,000 year-old METEORITE found inside a prehistoric shaman's hut (Daily Mail)

Why Israel must tread a fine line in Gaza (Telegraph - Paywall)

Death toll mounts as Israel hammers Gaza Strip (CBS News)

Will Brazil descend into a kind of catatonic, post-traumatic stress? (Channel4)

8 children among dead as Israel bombs 160 sites in Gaza (Russia Today)

Why golf is for young people (CNN)

Uncharged mobile ban goes global: Now phones and laptops will not be allowed on flights to destinations around world unless fully charged (Daily Mail)

Iraq uncovers mass grave of bound and executed victims (Telegraph - Paywall)

Russia test launches first newly designed Angara' space rocket (Russia Today)

Why Box.org Helps Nonprofits Harness The Cloud For Good (Forbes)

Brazil in shock at World Cup rout (BBC)

Israel and Hamas attacks intensify (BBC)

Brazilians brand Mick Jagger backing their team a World Cup jinx (Daily Mail)

Singapore says citizens participate in Syria conflict (Reuters)

Israel launches 160 overnight airstrikes in Gaza (Daily Mail)

VIDEO: Where are Gaza militants firing rockets? (BBC)

Germany arrests second suspect accused of spying for US (Guardian)

Aldrin: First Man On Mars 'Shouldn't Come Back' (Sky News)

Brazil police hold Pele's son Edinho (BBC)

FORGOTTEN vials of smallpox found in storage room in National Institutes of Health, Bethesda (Daily Mail)

UK to destroy more Syria chemical weapons (ALJAZEERA)

VIDEO: Video shows airstrikes on Gaza Strip (BBC)

World Cup Reaches Fever Pitch, but There is Another Goal Worth Fighting For (Huffington Post)

The World Cup's biggest beatings (CNN)

Why You Need a Language Partner to Take Your Business Global (Huffington Post)

Israel claims to have foiled amphibious Palestinian assault (Guardian)

Britain sold Syria chemicals used to make sarin gas FO document (Russia Today)

Israel defence system 'Iron Dome' shoots down Palestinian rockets (Telegraph - Paywall)

Home Office mandarin fuels row as MP insists vital dossier of claims STILL exist (Daily Mail)

Palestinian youths clash with Israeli soldiers in Gaza - video (Guardian)

Brazil 1-7 Germany: Joachim Löw's Side Provide Unbridled Schadenfreude At Hosts' Expense (Huffington Post)

New airport security measures: 'co-operation will reduce delays' - video (Guardian)

Three-bed semi will cost £330,000 in just six years (but if you live in London the average home will set you back £565,000) (Daily Mail)

Amazonian rain forest was created just 2,000 years ago by climate change that wiped out ancient farmers (Daily Mail)

Spying claims weigh on US-China talks (Financial Times - Paywall)

Photos: Brazil fans distraught (CNN)

Haunting video of an emaciated and hollow eyed Angelina Jolie during dark days emerges (Daily Express)

In Apparent Mass Killing, Bodies Found in Region South of Baghdad (New York Times - Paywall)

Israel air strikes on Gaza: Palestinian youths set fire to trees outside military base (Telegraph - Paywall)

Brazil thrashing breaks Twitter records (BBC)

Stunning World Cup Loss Deals Heavy Blow to Brazil (NBC News)

Greece: Coast Guard rescues 77 migrants found off eastern Aegean island of Chios (Fox News)

World Cup 2014: Brazil erupts as humiliated fans react with anger to 7-1 defeat (Daily Express)

Putin's Ukraine U-turn: why it makes sense for Russia to allow Kiev victory (Guardian)

Brazil defeat breaks Twitter records (BBC)

Brazil battered by Germany: the best memes (Channel4)

Jokowi claims victory in Indonesian presidential election (Reuters)

New building society to launch for first time in three decades (Daily Mail)

Apple's iPhone 6 'indestructable' sapphire display tested on video (Daily Mail)

Treasury adviser 'fired over whistleblowing': Civil servant claims bosses removed him from his post after he revealed they 'killed off' a flagship proposal by Osborne (Daily Mail)

Twitter reacts to humiliating Brazil thrashing at the hands of Germany (Daily Star)

Iraq confirms chemical site seized (BBC)

Afghan civilian death toll up by nearly 17 percent in first half of this year, UN says (Fox News)

Israel hits Hamas targets in Gaza Strip on second day of offensive: In pictures (Telegraph - Paywall)

Typhoon Neoguri moves north across Japan - video (Guardian)

David Lu z: The Best World Cup Viral Memes (Huffington Post)

Jokowi claims victory in Indonesian race (ALJAZEERA)

Isis seizes former chemical weapons plant in Iraq (Guardian)

Israel, Gaza Violence Escalates (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

President Assad of Syria's 'Machinery of Death' is committing the crimes against humanity since the Nazis claims State Department's leading war crimes official (Daily Mail)

Forget David Luiz Brazilians blame MICK JAGGER for humiliating World Cup exit (Daily Star)

Melinda Gates: 'We are winning the FGM battle' - video (Channel4)

Prince George is the cover star of Vanity Fair in celebration of his first birthday (Daily Express)

Copacabana gunfire chaos: Watch Rio riot police move in after Brazil World Cup turmoil (Daily Star)

34 Pictures Of Emotionally Distressed Brazil Fans (Huffington Post)

Palestinian rockets reach further into Israel (Los Angeles Times)

Brazil Coach: 'It's The Worst Day Of My Life' (Sky News)

World Cup Defeat Brings Host Country to the Ground (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Kayden Elijah video shows 2-year-old walk for first time with his frame (Daily Mail)

Israel hits key Hamas targets in Gaza Strip in second day of offensive (Fox News)

Israel steps up air strikes on Gaza Strip (Financial Times - Paywall)

Israel puts 40k troops on alert for 'ground offensive' after airstrikes in Gaza leave 10 Palestinians dead (Daily Mail)

Mini Hedgehog and Tiny Tapir Fossils Found in Canada (NBC News)

Sri Lankan asylum seeker mistreatment claims are 'urban myth', says former Australian foreign minister (Independent)

U.S. Warns on Syria Terror Risk (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Brazil Reduced to Emotional Paralysis (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Patrol Head Says He's Shocked By Video of Officer Beating Woman (Time Magazine)

Hamas fires rockets at Israel as violence continues - video (Guardian)

Brazil 1-7 Germany: Luiz Felipe Scolari Describes 'Worst Day Of My Life' (Huffington Post)

Brazil fans weep over 7-1 loss to Germany (CBS News)

World Cup 2014: The 6 minutes that brought down Brazil (Telegraph - Paywall)

Israel Hits Key Hamas Targets in Gaza Offensive (Time Magazine)

Israel-Gaza conflict: 25 Palestinians killed as Israel launches largest offensive in two years (Independent)

Israel steps up deadly Gaza Strip offensive (ALJAZEERA)

Column: In World Cup disaster, Brazilians get a scar as deep as that for their parents (Fox News)

Mick Jagger Is Being Blamed for Brazil's World Cup Thrashing (Time Magazine)

Israel must avoid stoking the fires of fanaticism (Telegraph - Paywall)

Islamic state claims Baghdad bombs; parliament to meet on Sunday (Reuters)

Israel pounds Gaza with air and naval strikes in move against Hamas (Guardian)

Daughter of British couple found dead in New Jersey home says she has 'inner peace' knowing parents are now 'stress-free' as deaths are ruled murder suicide (Daily Mail)

Microsoft's Bing Ads Are Growing Nicely, But It's Still Living In Google's World (Forbes)

Oklahoma farmer reunited with family photos after lost iPhone is found in Japan (Daily Mail)

Brazil's dream of winning World Cup at home shattered quickly in semifinals against Germany (Fox News)

Brazil fans stunned by lopsided World Cup defeat; some turn sarcastic (Los Angeles Times)

Iraq loses control of chemical weapons depot to ISIS militants (Russia Today)

The tiny tapir and the half-pint hedgehog: Canadian fossils reveal the mini-animals that roamed the Earth 52 million years ago (Daily Mail)

Rousseff's pledge of Brazil 'World Cup without racism' puts more focus on old, hidden problem (Fox News)

Germany takes 5-0 lead over Brazil at halftime in World Cup semifinals (Fox News)

Iraq says 'terrorists' seize former chemical weapons facility where deadly sarin is stored (Fox News)

U.S. Coach Klinsmann Hails Germany's Big World Cup Win (NBC News)

Penny Wong lambasts 'arrogant' Abbott government's push to gag carbon debate - video (Guardian)

Germany to spy on U.S. for first time since 1945 after 'double agent' scandal (Daily Mail)

Was That the Worst Beating in Cup History? (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Israel and Hamas Exchange Intense Missile Fire (NBC News)

World Briefing: Yemen: Houthi Rebels Seize a Northern City (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: Afghanistan: Taliban Strike in Deadly Bombing (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: More Charges to Come Against Libyan Over Benghazi (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: Somalia: Troops Repel Attack on Presidential Palace (New York Times - Paywall)

7 stunning facts about Germanys 7-1 World Cup rout of Brazil (CBS News)

Dawn Fraser says swimming abuse claims have shamed Australia (Guardian)

Israel intercepts rocket attack (CNN)

Rocket salvos from Gaza prompt Israeli military strikes (Los Angeles Times)

Spirits Even Higher Than Prices on First Day of Legal Weed in Washington State (Time Magazine)

Faces of agony and ecstasy of German, Brazil fans (CBS News)

Samsung virtual reality headset leaks: Firm to take on Sony and Facebook with Gear VR - and will use a mobile phone slotted into the headset to show a virtual world (Daily Mail)

Women, tortoises who win the race: Female runners found to be better at long distances because they know to pace themselves (while men peak too soon like the hare) (Daily Mail)

How fidgeting can help you stay healthy: Moving around found to ward off heart disease (Daily Mail)

Birmingham terrorists bought 'Islam for Dummies' book before travelling to Syria for jihad (Daily Mail)

Tony Abbott: We will not capitulate to moral blackmail video (Guardian)

World Cup Hospitality Chief Released (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

SARAH VINE: Why I want to take the test to find out if I'll get Alzheimer's (Daily Mail)

The agony of defeat! Brazil fans go from excitement to tears (CBS News)

Iraq Insurgency Strains Cemetery (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

On Soccer: World Cup 2014: Brazil Left Humiliated by Germany's Dominance (New York Times - Paywall)

Germany 7, Brazil 1: World Cup 2014: Host Brazil Stunned by Germany in Semifinal (New York Times - Paywall)

Israel and Hamas Trade Attacks as Tension Rises (New York Times - Paywall)

2014 World Cup Semifinals Result Leaves Germany in Awe (New York Times - Paywall)

ISIS claims Baghdad bombings (CNN)

20 VIPs in child sex ring, claims whistleblower Peter McKelvie (Daily Mail)

How Germany blew Brazil away - goal-by-goal (BBC)

Germany crushes Brazil in World Cup semifinal in a 7-1 rout (CBS News)

Luiz 'sorry' for Brazil humiliation (BBC)

Asylum seeker mistreatment claims are 'urban mythology', Bob Carr says (Guardian)

Israel presses air assault as Hamas fires salvo of cross-border rockets (Washington Post - Paywall)

Syria conflict: Reports claim British firms supplied chemicals used to manufacture sarin gas (Independent)

Syria conflict: British firms 'supplied chemicals used to manufacture sarin gas' (Independent)

Brazil cracked up, says Germany coach (BBC)

Germany Crushes Brazil in 7-1 World Cup Loss (NBC News)

Germany Crushes Brazil's World Cup Dream (NBC News)

Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Brings Heaviest Fighting in Years (NBC News)

Angelina Jolie in heroin addict claims after 'dealer' posts video showing her 'high' (Telegraph - Paywall)

Brazil suffers World Cup horror show (Financial Times - Paywall)

VIDEO: Israel under renewed Hamas attack (BBC)

Flash Points: As Israel mobilizes in Gaza, what to watch for (CBS News)

Photos: This is What the First Day of Legal Weed Looked Like in Washington (Time Magazine)

Germany crush Brazil to make World Cup final (ALJAZEERA)

VIDEO: Why 30 orange cars drove 17,400 miles (BBC)

Major public figures involved in YEARS of child abuse Claims whistleblower (Daily Star)

World Cup 2014: Germany runs riot in 7-1 record defeat of Brazil (Telegraph - Paywall)

Afghan candidate claims massive fraud; says he will declare victory (Fox News)

Kate McCann: My son asked me about claims I had HIDDEN Madeleine (Daily Express)

Ex-girlfriend claims tech CEO repeatedly raped her and filmed attacks as part of 'Fifty Shades of Grey fantasy' (Daily Mail)

Hamas fires rockets at Tel Aviv and Jerusalem (Telegraph - Paywall)

Mick Jaggers ex-lover tells Brazil to stop bullying him after humiliating World Cup (Daily Express)

Israel Prime Minister warns Hamas will pay heavy price for rocket attacks (Daily Express)

Why we should support North Korea's cheerleaders (Independent)

'It was divine intervention': Brother and sister separated at birth and raised by different adoptive parents reunite 50 years later just in time for a life-saving surgery (Daily Mail)

In pictures: Germany 7-1 Brazil (BBC)

Abdullah Claims Win in Afghan Race (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Forgotten vials of smallpox found (CNN)

Germany 7, Brazil 1. World, GOBSMACKED (Channel4)

Germany Embarrasses Brazil In Worst Loss On Home Soil In World Cup History (Forbes)

Germany Crushes Catastrophic Brazil 7-1 (Time Magazine)

Brazil stunned in semifinal (CNN)

World Cup 2014: Brazil Hit For Seven By Rampant Germany In 7-1 Semi-Final Thrashing (Huffington Post)

Brazil Fans Turn On President Amid World Cup Failure, Give Rousseff 2nd Bronx Cheer (Forbes)

VIDEO: Highlights: Brazil 1-7 Germany (BBC)

VIDEO: Klose's record 16 World Cup goals (BBC)

Germany Routs Brazil 7-1 (Time Magazine)

World Cup Blowout Brings Barrage of Twitter Snark (NBC News)

Malala Day Video Tells the #StrongerThan Story Through Children's Voices (Time Magazine)

Humiliation: Brazil demolished by Germany 7-1 in World Cup semi-final (Russia Today)

WorldViews: How the U.S. and Belgium solved their World Cup differences with pancake diplomacy (Washington Post - Paywall)

Focus@Will claims to boost brain power by 400 PER CENT (Daily Mail)

'WTF just happend?' Twitter goes into meltdown as Brazil suffer World Cup HUMILIATION (Daily Star)

Anguished Brazil Fans React to Germany Domination (NBC News)

Israel releases video of militants being shot down after emerging from sea live (Guardian)

This Video of an 88-Year-Old Grandpa Doing a Back Flip Off a Diving Board Will Make You Feel Forever Young (Time Magazine)

'£16,000 terror cash found in woman's knickers' (Daily Star)

The World Cup's top matches (CNN)

Gaza struggles with daily battles (CNN)

Klose sets World Cup goals record (BBC)

Israel and Hamas exchange missile fire as new Gaza war looms (Telegraph - Paywall)

6 decades later, U.S. Air Force plane wreck found in Lake Ontario (CBS News)

A day and night of aerial terror: Israel takes the gloves off' in battle against Hamas by ordering air strikes on Gaza Strip (Independent)

Israel takes the gloves off' in battle against Hamas militants with 11 Palestinians killed during opening salvoes of military operation (Independent)

Israel-Gaza violence: At least 15 Palestinians killed as Israel 'takes the gloves off' by ordering air strikes on Gaza Strip (Independent)

Washington cannabis shops hit by shortages on first day of legal sales (Independent)

Germany Puts Historic 7-1 Thumping on Brazil (NBC News)

Follow Live: Germany Stuns Brazil With SEVEN Goals (NBC News)

Auf Wiedersehen, Brazil! Germany Clobbers Host 7-1 (NBC News)

NYCs oldest bowling alley closes after 76 years (CBS News)

A guide to Brazil vs. Germany (CNN)

Israel steps up military offensive in Gaza (Russia Today)

World Cup ticket scandal arrest (CNN)

'Forgotten' US smallpox found in box (BBC)

Gaza rocket hits Jerusalem, air raid sirens sound across southern, central Israel (Russia Today)

Home Office mandarin under pressure over child abuse claims admits he does not even know what 114 missing files were about (Daily Mail)

June Brazil Inflation Rate Exceeds Target Range (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Would you tie the knot with a total stranger? Meet the couples getting MARRIED at first sight (Daily Mail)

Magaluf launches £400k PR campaign after sex act video to convince holidaymakers (Daily Mail)

Lost City: Remains of Ancient Temple Discovered in Iraq (NBC News)

World Cup football fan bit girlfriend's EAR after England lost to Italy (Daily Mail)

Life After the 'Burn Pit': Iraq Vets Struggle to Cope (NBC News)

Holder pushes Europe to tackle threat of foreign fighters in Syria (CBS News)

Two British men admit to linking up with extremist group in Syria (Guardian)

World Cup a Bust for Brazil's Domestic Travel Industry (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

A History of the First World War in 100 Moments: Dulce et decorum est - a life cut short for a poet whose work achieved immortality (Independent)

Israeli forces bombard Gaza Strip (Financial Times - Paywall)

Israel Warns Gaza Targets By Phone And Leaflet (New York Times - Paywall)

Mont Blanc climber trapped in ice for over 30 years found (Telegraph - Paywall)

Viral: Anti-ISIS Syria rebel commander delivers speech with 'Hello Kitty' notebook (Russia Today)

Iranian reporter sentenced to two years in prison and 50 lashes (Guardian)

100,000-year-old human skull found in China with 'unique' ear provides further evidence that interbreeding wiped out Neanderthals (Daily Mail)

Gaza crisis: Benjamin Netanyahu's dilemma is how to punish Hamas, but not bring it down (Telegraph - Paywall)

WorldViews: Powerful raw video shows Israeli airstrikes on Gaza (Washington Post - Paywall)

US attorney general wades into debate on westerners fighting in Syria (Guardian)

Nine Reasons Why I'm Freaking Out About Living With a Boy... (Huffington Post)

Thirteen killed by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza Strip (Telegraph - Paywall)

Afghan poll crisis deepens as Abdullah rejects official results and claims victory (Guardian)

Corinna Schumacher's first public appearance since husband Michael's ski accident (Daily Mail)

First Scottish satellite launched (BBC)

Radiant smiles! Fukushima residents react to reports that they live in fear of nuclear meltdown with hilarious dance video set to Pharrell's Happy (Daily Mail)

Coloured football boots are 'homosexual abomination' claims priest (Daily Star)

San Francisco could become first US city to tax sugary drinks (Daily Mail)

New Harry Potter short story reveals boy wizard with greying hair at Quidditch world cup (Daily Mail)

Why Israeli Gaza invasion would be risky (BBC)

Kate McCann reveals moment her son asked about Goncalo Amaral's claims (Daily Mail)

Iraq signals push to retake Mosul (Financial Times - Paywall)

Defiant Abdullah claims Afghan win (BBC)

Ray Whelan, British director of FIFA hospitality partner arrested in Brazil over illegal ticket sales (Daily Mail)

Warning over 175 dangerous chemicals found in food packaging (Daily Mail)

PAPER BAG speed-dating sees daters covering faces for first encounters (Daily Mail)

For Brazil's David Luiz, The World Cup Is Already Won (Forbes)

Video Games 'As Addictive As Heroin' Claims The Sun. Do You Agree? (Huffington Post)

WorldViews: 7 tweets that show what's happening in Gaza (Washington Post - Paywall)

Elephant Raju Weeps With Gratitude As He Is Released From 50 Years In Shackles (VIDEO, PICTURES) (Huffington Post)

Why ISIS violence in Iraq reminds of the Khmer Rouge tragedy (Russia Today)

Iranian journalist sentenced to two years and 50 lashes (Reuters)

Two Birmingham men plead guilty to Syria jihad (Channel4)

Israel airstrikes kill at least five people in Gaza (Telegraph - Paywall)

Will protests follow the Brazil-Germany World Cup clash? (Channel4)

Under pressure to form new government, Iraq parliament to convene Sunday (Washington Post - Paywall)

Why is this royal so happy? (CNN)

Sky Scrappers: World Trade Center Is A Risk For Everyone Involved -- Except The Durst Family (Forbes)

175 Years Later, The Mellons Have Never Been Richer. How'd They Do It? (Forbes)

Lawmakers in Iraq Will Meet Again to Try to Form a Government (New York Times - Paywall)

Eric Holder urges European countries to help stop flow of radicals to Syria (Washington Post - Paywall)

Eric Holder urges international cooperation on terrorism in Syria (Los Angeles Times)

Kate McCann: My son asked me about claims that I 'hid' Maddie (Daily Star)

Why Is American Girl Rebranding Their Historical Line Without An Asian Doll? (Forbes)

Why now? (CNN)

Iraq militants' advance casts shadow over Baghdad neighborhood (Los Angeles Times)

Israel readies 'ground assault' on Gaza, calls up 40,000 reservists (Russia Today)

Israel launches military offensive in the Gaza Strip: In pictures (Telegraph - Paywall)

ISEE-3 spacecraft fires thrusters for first time in 20 years (Daily Mail)

Abdullah claims victory as Afghan election crisis deepens (Telegraph - Paywall)

Shark attack: where in the world are you most at risk? (Telegraph - Paywall)

Why Farnborough is a game changer (CNN)

Why has UK failed to exploit ties with India? (Channel4)

New Video Demos iPhone 6 Running iOS 8. One Handed Use Unlikely (Forbes)

Crows perform penalty shoot-outs to predict Argentina will win the World Cup (Daily Mail)

Iron Curtain will never separate the World top Russian senator (Russia Today)

Afghanistan elections: Abdullah Abdullah claims victory in presidential run-off vote despite Ashraf Ghani being declared winner (Independent)

Interview: on the ground as Israel bombs Gaza - video (Channel4)

9 ways to pass time in an airport: Travellers film hilarious layover video (Daily Mail)

Magic spray: World Cup's real star? (CNN)

First since WWII: Germany may start spying back on US after double-agent scandal (Russia Today)

North Korea TV shows Kim Jong-un limping - video (Channel4)

Iraq delays formation of a new government, as country veers further toward collapse (Washington Post - Paywall)

Sinosphere Blog: Christian Pastor Sentenced to 12 Years in Chinese Prison (New York Times - Paywall)

MP claims semi-naked Apollo on Russian banknote 'is pornography' (Russia Today)

Sudan's great survivor: Bashir's 25 years in power (BBC)

With arrest of six Jews in Arab teen's killing, Israel confronts its own extremists (Washington Post - Paywall)

World Briefing: Handling of Sri Lankan Asylum Seekers Criticized (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: Earthquake Shakes Guatemala and Mexico (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: Venezuela: Stolen Matisse Painting Returned (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing: India: Shariah Courts Rebuffed (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing | United Nations: A Victory for Same-Sex Unions (New York Times - Paywall)

World Briefing | United Nations: Report on Development Goals (New York Times - Paywall)

Abandoned' barrels containing deadly sarin seized in rebel-held Syria (Russia Today)

Israel launches counter-offensive on Gaza after rocket barrage fired from Strip (Russia Today)

WorldViews: Why rob a Samsung factory in Brazil? For $36 million worth of tablets, phones, and laptops. (Washington Post - Paywall)

Why Do Good Strategies Go Bad? (Forbes)

Muslims and Jews in Jerusalem fear more abductions, as rockets from Hamas fly (Washington Post - Paywall)

WorldViews: Why North Korean cheerleaders may soon descend on the South (Washington Post - Paywall)

Pope Francis holds his first meeting with clergy sex abuse survivors (Washington Post - Paywall)

WorldViews: Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi may own a luxury watch. Here's why that doesn't matter. (Washington Post - Paywall)

How to be a World Cup referee (CNN)

Islamic British 'freedom fighter' investigated over claims he has illegally married up to 12 women (Daily Mail)

Why Google's Waze Is Trading User Data With Local Governments (Forbes)

Two planes avoid near-miss crash in Barcelona - video (Channel4)

Israeli air strikes kill seven Hamas members in Gaza (Channel4)

A Dutch World Cup Victory Would Send The Team To Space (Forbes)

Life with the late king of Saudi Arabia - video (Channel4)

Neymar's Injury And Brazil's Brutality Against Colombia At World Cup - An Alternate View (Forbes)

Israel arrests suspects for Palestinian teenager killing (Channel4)

In pictures: Iraq shrines destroyed (BBC)

Is Mark Cavendish out of the Tour de France? - video (Channel4)

Video shows Israeli police beating Palestinian teenager (Channel4)

Al-Shabaab claims responsibility for car bomb in Somalia (Channel4)

Afghan Taliban torches hundreds of oil tankers - video (Channel4)

How much of a loss is Neymar to Brazil's World Cup campaign? (Channel4)

Grand D part set for Yorkshire - video (Channel4)

Thousands at murdered Palestinian's funeral - video (Channel4)

Why It's So Damaging To Tell Women They Can't Have It All (And Why I'm So Tired Of Hearing It) (Forbes)

Rent a World Cup buddy (CNN)

Bridge collapses in Brazil World Cup host city - video (Channel4)

China first for Tour de France (CNN)

Imams' plea to British Muslims: don't go to Syria or Iraq (Channel4)

The greatest - and the worst - World Cup match ever? (Channel4)

Underwater footage from inside the Costa Concordia - video (Channel4)

'Some radicalised UK nationals will target UK' - video (Channel4)

East Jerusalem clashes - video (Channel4)

Canada's First Nations: The atlas of King George (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Fabian Cousteau breaks underwater living record - video (Channel4)

5 Career Mistakes You Will Regret In 10 Years (Forbes)

Why Companies That Pay Above the Minimum Wage Come Out Ahead (Forbes)

The World Cup in Brazil: The half-time verdict (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Israel and Palestine: Stirring bad blood (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

The forces in Iraq: Why Iraq's army crumbled (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Why pot is the new pizza: Dope to your door (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Colombia's presidential election: Four more years (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

China not at World Cup but still crazy for it (CNN)

Germany and the EU: Still a sorry mess (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

The Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria: Two Arab countries fall apart (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Brazil 2014: The ones to watch (CNN)

Linguistic imperialism: The world according to Putin (Economist Magazine - Paywall)