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Lightning kills man on US beachVenice Beach, Los Angeles, 27 July

One man is killed and several people are hurt following lightning strikes on crowded Venice Beach in Los Angeles, California.


Former Virginia Governor Robert F. McDonnell, centre, with his attorney Henry W Asbill, left, arrive at the federal courthouse in Richmond, Virginia, 28 July 2014Ex-Virginia governor's trial opens

Jury selection begins in the corruption trial of ex-Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell, accused of accepting loans and lavish gifts from a supporter.

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A US judge rules that the LA Clippers basketball team can be sold, despite the objections of banned co-owner Donald Sterling.

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