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'We Welcome' Syrian Airstrikes On ISIS, Iraqi Leader Maliki Says

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki says that he didn't ask for the airstrikes along the border but he doesn't have a problem with them, either.

U.S. Advances In World Cup Despite 1-0 Loss To Germany

The U.S. advances to the round of 16 after a tight loss to Germany, 1-0, and a 2-1 win by Portugal over Ghana. This is the team's second consecutive trip to the knockout round.

Giving Boys A Bigger Emotional Toolbox

Boys are suspended and drop out at higher rates than girls. An Oakland, Calif., educator is trying to change that.

In Narrow Ruling, Supreme Court Invalidates 3 Obama Appointments

The court says the 2012 appointments to the National Labor Relations Board are invalid because they weren't approved by the Senate, which was in pro forma session at the time.

Supreme Court Strikes Down Abortion Clinic 'Buffer Zone' Law

The justices said Massachusetts' law mandating a 35-foot buffer zone around clinics providing abortion services violates First Amendment rights.

FDA Warns Of Life-Threatening Reactions With Acne Products

Many people use products using benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid to treat acne. The Food and Drug Administration says rare but dangerous allergic reactions have landed people in the hospital.

Will Ferrell, Teddy Goalsevelt Pump Up U.S. Fans

"I'm not going to lie to you I'm not in the best shape," Will Ferrell told American soccer fans in Brazil last night, after being announced as U.S. Soccer's "secret weapon" in the World Cup.

FIFA Bites Back: Uruguay's Luis Suarez Suspended 9 Games

The suspension comes two days before Uruguay faces Colombia in the round of 16 on Saturday. It begins immediately, FIFA says.

Ebola's Surge Requires 'Drastic Action' To Stop

Cases of Ebola continue to mount in West Africa in the largest outbreak of the disease ever recorded. Public health officials are concerned the viral disease could spread farther.

Rainstorms Pummel Upper Midwest, Drowning Resources

Iowa, Minnesota and other parts of the Midwest have been hit with record levels of rainfall recently. As water floods homes and businesses and threatens crops, local officials scramble to help.

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