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    Calling the matter "very serious," an Obama administration official says Russia violated the pact by testing a ground-launched cruise missile.

    Tom Barton of the Savannah Morning News talks with GPB's Sarah McCammon about the week's big news: runoff elections.

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    A California judge gave the green light to the sale of the team, which Donald Sterling's estranged wife had arranged in May.

    Ignoring calls for a cease-fire, Israel's prime minister said the country's incursion into Gaza wouldn't halt until its "mission is accomplished."

    Whole Foods has issued a recall on plums, nectarines, peaches, and other kinds of stone fruits distributed to Georgia due to possible Listeria contamination. The recall also extends to made-in-store items prepared with the fruit such as cakes and tarts sold between June 1 and July 21. The fruits came from Wawona Packing Co., based in in Culver, California. A release sent July 28 from Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black says state Department of Agriculture inspectors will be checking retail stores to make sure the recalled products are removed from sale.
     
     

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    Tom Barton of the Savannah Morning News talks with GPB's Sarah McCammon about the week's big news: runoff elections.
     

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    The film company near Savannah has faced lawsuits from several former employees since a shakeup in early June.
     

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    The U.S. men’s soccer team may be out of the World Cup, but that didn’t stop legions of American soccer fans from filling Brazilian stadiums to catch all the action. The U.S. had a fairly successful run, beating Ghana and tying with Portugal to survive what many deemed the 2014 World Cup’s “Group of Death.” Belgium eventually sent the team home in the Round of 16, but for many Americans, the excitement of soccer won’t go away with the 2014 World Cup. Soccer won’t replace the NFL or college football anytime soon, but its popularity is rising quickly in the U.S.