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US, Germany vow cooperation despite espionage spat

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, left, shakes hands with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, right, at a hotel where closed-door nuclear talks take place in Vienna, Austria, Sunday, July 13, 2014. Kerry meets separately with Steinmeier to discuss a spiraling espionage dispute between the close NATO partners. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)

VIENNA (AP) — The United States and Germany put a brave face on an escalating espionage dispute, stressing on Sunday the importance of their cooperation to solving several global crises but offering little indication they’ve fully mended ties.

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Marquez wins German GP for ninth straight victory

First placed Marc Marquez from Spain lifts his trophy during the award ceremony for the MotoGP race at the Sachsenring circuit in Hohenstein-Ernstthal, Germany, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)

HOHENSTEIN-ERNSTTHAL, Germany (AP) — Marc Marquez won the German Grand Prix at the Sachsenring for the fifth time in as many visits to make it nine victories from as many races in his MotoGP title defense.

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Pele remembers despair of last Maracana final

SUBWAY Global Ambassador and Brazilian soccer legend Pele, serves a sandwich to a lucky customer at a SUBWAY restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, July 12, 2014.  (Photo by Dado Galdieri/Invision for SUBWAY Restaurants/AP Images)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — It’s the day of the last World Cup finale in Brazil. Pele is nine years old. Back then, he’s just Edson Arantes do Nascimento.

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Germany wants history and title in South America

Germany's coach Joachim Loew arrives with his team to the Sheraton Hotel in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, July 11, 2014. Germany will face Argentina at the World Cup final Match on Sunday. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — No European team has ever won a World Cup played in the Americas. Just one more source of motivation for Germany ahead of Sunday’s final against Argentina.

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Brownlees 1st, 3rd in Hamburg triathlon

HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee won his first world series triathlon of the year with a late sprint to head off Vincent Luis of France by two seconds on Saturday.

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