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The Newest Americans: 25 Service Members Take the Oath

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 12:24pm
President Obama praised the new U.S. citizens for choosing to fight for their adopted country during a naturalization ceremony on July Fourth.






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'No-Win': City Braces for More Immigration Protests

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 12:10pm
The California city that became a flashpoint in the current border crisis is waiting to learn if the feds will try to send new busloads of immigrants.






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Fireworks' Next Frontier: U.S. Dreams Big for July 4th Displays

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 12:07pm
Scientists are trying to tweak those July 4 fireworks to make the ingredients "greener" for the environment — and bluer for the red-white-and-blue.
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Hurricane Arthur Looks Stunning From Space

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 12:02pm
Hurricane Arthur, the first named storm of the Atlantic season, offered a breathtaking view — from a safe distance.
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How a Service Dog Helped This Veteran Keep His Family

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:55am
Captain Jason Haag served three tours of combat duty. But his toughest battle, the one that nearly killed the Purple Heart winner, was simply coming back home.






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Germany Beats France, Advances to Semifinal

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:55am
No other nation has been to the final four in four straight World Cups.
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Follow Live: France vs. Germany at the World Cup

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:55am
Neighbors France and Germany will meet in the first quarterfinals match of the World Cup at Estádio Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro.
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Hiker Saved in Daring Rescue

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:54am
A lone hiker clinging to a cliff above Melakwa Lake in Seattle was saved in a daring rescue caught on camera. TODAY’s Willie Geist reports.
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Video Shows Haunting View of Costa Concordia

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:48am
Newly-released video shows the inside of the cruise ship that slammed into a reef off of an Italian island in 2012, killing 32 people.
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No. 1 Djokovic Advances to Wimbledon Final

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:40am
The top-seeded Djokovic grinded out a tough result and will face the winner of Roger Federer vs. Milos Raonic.






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Mom Who Gave Birth in Car Didn't Have 'Time to Panic'

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:21am
It's the kind of story every pregnant woman jokes about — but is terrified of happening: not making it to the hospital and having to give birth in the car.






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Follow Live: Brazil vs. Colombia at the World Cup

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:21am
Host nation Brazil takes on the undefeated team from Colombia in the second quarterfinals match of the World Cup.
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Oops: American Apparel Sorry for Challenger Photo

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:02am
American Apparel apologized after receiving backlash for a post to its Tumblr page that included a photo of the space shuttle Challenger's explosion.
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Kids, Want College Money? Don't Look to Parents

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 11:01am
Parents are becoming less and less willing to shoulder much of the college cost burden, according to a survey by Discover Student Loans.
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Hurricane Arthur Leaves Flooding in its Wake

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:51am
Manteo, an island town in North Carolina's Outer Banks, left partially underwater.
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Dad in Hot-Car Death Asked How to Cash In On Insurance

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:44am
New search warrants reveal Justin Ross Harris, of Marietta, Georgia, had asked family members about cashing in on his son's life insurance.






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Colombian Rodriguez Is Surprise Star of World Cup

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:26am
A 22-year-old Colombian named James Rodriguez may just become the best player in Colombian history…and the best at this World Cup.






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Obama on Fourth: U.S. Success Was Built on Rights

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:22am
President Obama says the U.S. has only succeeded because generations of Americans have fought to expand rights to more people.
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Thousands Lose Power as Hurricane Arthur Makes Landfall

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:14am
The hurricane was the first this season, and the first to make landfall in the United States since Hurricane Sandy in October 2012.






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Half a Million Flee Homes in Anti-Militant Offensive

Fri, 07/04/2014 - 10:14am
Around 37,000 families have left the restive North Waziristan region since the major land and air operation involving 70,000 troops began on June 15.
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