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The third quarter-final of this World Cup pits South America against Europe as Argentina, led by the excellent Lionel Messi, take on Belgium’s “golden generation” this evening in Brasilia for a place in the final four.
France is stepping up its security for flights headed to the United States after the US warned that the al Qaeda terror network is believed to be developing a new type of bomb that could be harder to detect during standard security checks.
Argentina captain Lionel Messi is hoping to secure his spot among football’s all-time greats by leading his side to the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in over two decades, but Belgium’s acclaimed "golden generation" is out to trip him up.
Ukrainian forces recaptured the separatist stronghold of Slaviansk on Saturday after a military offensive sent pro-Russian rebels fleeing overnight, the country’s president and a rebel spokesman said Saturday.
Almost 60 years after Brian Robinson went to France and became a British cycling pioneer, the sport is returning the favour. This week the Tour de France has come to him.