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Defense Helps U.S. Team to The Women's World Cup Final

Defense Helps U.S. Team to The Women's World Cup Final

It used to be that the U.S. women's national team was known more for its fierce attack. For the Women's World Cup in Canada, the Americans are finding success with a locked-down defense.

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Holocaust Hero Who Saved Children, Nicholas Winton, Dies at 106

Holocaust Hero Who Saved Children, Nicholas Winton, Dies at 106

Nicholas Wenton was a young clerk at the London Stock Exchange during World War II when he almost single-handedly saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust.

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Man Who Torched Baltimore Drugstore During Freddie Gray Protests Arrested

Man Who Torched Baltimore Drugstore During Freddie Gray Protests Arrested

A man in connection with the fire that badly damaged a Baltimore drugstore during Freddie Gray protests has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday.

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U.S. Soccer Team Reacts to Facing Japan in Final

U.S. Soccer Team Reacts to Facing Japan in Final

Bring it on. That's how the U.S. women's soccer team reacted Wednesday night to learning that Japan would be the opponent in the World Cup final.

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SJ Firefighters Provide Support to Victims of Apartment Fire

SJ Firefighters Provide Support to Victims of Apartment Fire

The mother of two children who jumped from a second-floor window during a fire at their apartment said her kids' recovery will be a long one.

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Person of Interest Detained in Arizona Couple's 'Foul Play' Disappearance

Person of Interest Detained in Arizona Couple's 'Foul Play' Disappearance

A search warrant was issued in connection to the Arizona couple that went missing on June 22 as the sheriff is now calling the disappearance a case of foul play.

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Cat Out of the Bag: TSA Agents Notice Cat Inside Bag During X-Ray Scan

Cat Out of the Bag: TSA Agents Notice Cat Inside Bag During X-Ray Scan

Transportation Security Administration officers made a furry find at Los Angeles International Airport Wednesday afternoon when an X-ray machine revealed a passenger’s pet cat inside his checked bag. The...

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Contractor Crushed to Death at VW Motor Plant in Germany

Contractor Crushed to Death at VW Motor Plant in Germany

A worker was crushed by a robotic system at a Volkswagen plant in the Kassel district of Germany, authorities and VW said Wednesday.

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Japan Advances to Final on England's Own Goal, 2-1

Japan Advances to Final on England's Own Goal, 2-1

Laura Bassett scored the deciding goal in England's World Cup semifinal match against Japan — it was just against her own team, giving Japan a 2-1 victory over the Lionesses and a spot in the final against...

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Marlins Stun Giants with Walk-Off Win

Marlins Stun Giants with Walk-Off Win

The Giants carried a 5-3 lead into the ninth inning, but Justin Bour hit a three-run walk-off home run to lift the Marlins to a 6-5 win Wednesday.

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Woman Fatally Shot at Pier 14 in SF

Woman Fatally Shot at Pier 14 in SF

San Francisco police late Wednesday are investigating a shooting on the Embarcadero.

1 Killed, 5 Hospitalized in Airport Car Crash

1 Killed, 5 Hospitalized in Airport Car Crash

A woman was killed and five were injured, including a baby, Wednesday morning in a two-car crash outside Mineta San Jose International Airport, according to the San Jose Police Department.

Ex-California Sen. Leland Yee Pleads Guilty

Ex-California Sen. Leland Yee Pleads Guilty

Leland Yee, a former California state senator, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to a felony racketeering charge in an organized crime and public corruption case that brought down the once-popular legislator known...

Vigil Held for LGBT Mural in the Mission

Vigil Held for LGBT Mural in the Mission

Hundreds attended unity rally late Wednesday for a badly burned digital mural depicting LGBT love between people of Chicano/Latino descent in San Francisco's Mission District.

SJ Firefighters Provide Support to Victims of Apartment Fire

SJ Firefighters Provide Support to Victims of Apartment Fire

The mother of two children who jumped from a second-floor window during a fire at their apartment said her kids' recovery will be a long one.

Firefighters, Police on Alert for Illegal Fireworks

Firefighters, Police on Alert for Illegal Fireworks

Fireworks are now on sale in Gilroy to generate much-needed funds for 16 non-profit groups, including many that deal with at-risk youth.