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Tim Howard: U.S. Team 'Gave Everything We Had'

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 8:28am
The U.S. goalkeeper joins TODAY from Brazil after his heroic performance in that grueling match against Belgium on Tuesday. He talks about his future, that of the U.S. team, and pro soccer in America.
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Pistorius Depressed But Not a Narcissist: Doctors

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 8:18am
Oscar Pistorius has a “major depressive disorder” and is suffering from PTSD, psychiatrists said in a report presented to his murder trial.
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Leak Turns Aircraft Aisles Into Rivers at 30,000 Feet

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 8:12am
The Qantas jet turned back to Los Angeles en route to Melbourne, Australia.
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'Pioneer My Own Path': Asian America's DIY Generation

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 8:05am
Sahra Nguyen's parents escaped Vietnam to start their own businesses in America. Today, she celebrates the entrepreneurs inspired by their spirit.
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Year of Failure: GM Recalls Touch Nearly Every Model

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 8:00am
General Motors has had to announce a recall this year for nearly every model that it makes.

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American Apparel Ousted CEO Throws Down Gauntlet

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:59am
Dov Charney, ousted for alleged misuse of company funds, has boosted his stake in the company.
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How 'Ordinary Life' Spawned Anti-Facebook Viral Hit

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:50am
A filmmaker whose "ordinary life" seemed dull on Facebook has scored a viral hit after highlighting how social media "lends itself to exaggeration."
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Mother of Boy Who Died at Border: 'He Was A Good Son'

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:29am
The mother of the boy who died after crossing the border said he went to the U.S. to make money to help treat her epilepsy.
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Scared as WWII: Weapons Transfer Rattles Italians

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:26am
Hundreds of tons of deadly chemical agents are being transferred onto a U.S. cargo ship to be destroyed.

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'Still Proud': USA Fans in High Spirits Despite Defeat

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:21am
Americans leaving the stadium in Salvador kept their spirits high - and their chants loud and proud - as they looked forward to the next World Cup.

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Immigrant Bus Blocked by Protesters Leaves Station

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:18am
It was not immediately clear where the bus was headed.
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Wednesday's Top 7 News Stories

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:16am
From the U.S. loss to Belgium in the World Cup to the lawsuit against T-Mobile, see the stories we're following.
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On The Road Again: Migrant Bus Moves On After Protest

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 7:06am
A bus carrying migrant families was on the move once again early Wednesday, hours after being blocked by flag-toting protesters in California.
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Family in 'Slender Man' Case: There Is So Much 'Good'

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 6:59am
The family also encouraged supporters to visit their fundraising sites to help ease the financial burden of the tragedy.
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Caught on Video: Armed Robber Attacks Elderly Marine

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 6:25am
Police are looking for the armed robbers who attacked a 78-year-old man at a San Bernardino, California, gas station last week.

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A Satellite to Help Scientists Explain Climate Change?

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 6:09am
NASA sent its latest environmental satellite into orbit early Wednesday to track the ebb and flow of carbon dioxide in Earth's atmosphere.

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Two-Year-Old Hostage Rescued After Six-Hour Ordeal

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 5:45am
Officers armed with assault rifles arrested the suspect without firing a single shot.

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Tortoise Thieves Paint Petting Zoo Pigs Purple

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 5:05am
A "mama" pig and her piglets from a Maryland petting farm were spray-painted Monday night, and a tortoise was stolen.
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Petting Zoo Pigs Painted Purple by Tortoise Thieves

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 5:05am
A "mama" pig and her piglets from a Maryland petting farm were spray-painted Monday night, and a tortoise was stolen.

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Revenge Killing? Arab Teen Slain in 'Barbaric Act'

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 4:45am
The burned body of young Arab was found early Wednesday amid fear of reprisals following the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teens.

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