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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel widened its air assault against the Gaza Strip's Hamas rulers on Saturday, hitting a mosque, Hamas-affiliated charities and an Islamic home for the disabled, as Palestinians said the death toll from the five-day offensive rose to 135.
Rio artist Jarbas Meneghini has got his hands on the World Cup in a way that his country could only dream of after their humiliation on the pitch. The 46-year-old mechanic has developed a lucrative sideline making and selling replicas of World Cup trophies. Brazil's 7-1 drubbing by Germany ruined the host country's World Cup. "Unlike Brazil, I've had a good World Cup --- I think I must have sold about 1,000.