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'On Top Of The World': France Wins World Cup

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France entered the tournament as a favorite, powered by stars like forwards Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann, while Croatia was seen as a longshot for victory.

Novak Djokovic Beats Kevin Anderson To Win Fourth Wimbledon

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The Serbian tennis player won his fourth Wimbledon and his 13th major title with his victory over Kevin Anderson of South Africa.

U.S.-Russia Summits, From Gravely Serious To Absurdly Comical

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U.S.-Russia summits have ignited, and defused, global crises. There was also the time the U.S. Secret Service found Boris Yeltsin in his underwear and slurring his words, desperate for a pizza.

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In Britain, Businesses Brace For A Hit Amid Tensions In The 'Special Relationship'

Many in the U.K. are hoping that any tensions with the U.S. over trade are temporary – especially business owners.

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Trump Says He Sees The European Union As A 'Foe' Of US

President Trump told CBS that he has "low expectations" ahead of a summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin, and added, "I think the European Union is a foe, what they do to us in trade."

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Haiti's Prime Minister Resigns After Riots Over Fuel Price Hike

Haiti's prime minister resigned before he could be removed from office by the country's parliament. The government announced a double-digit price increase in fuel, sparking riots this month.

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Russian 'Reset 2.0': What Putin Wants From Trump At Helsinki Summit

Russia's president wants to normalize ties with the U.S., stop sanctions and give President Trump the impression he is the only Western leader who can get through to him.

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Pictures Of The Motherland He Never Knew

The son of Pakistani immigrants in the U.K., Mahtab Hussain was often taunted: "Go home." One day he did just that to see what his life might have been like if his parents had not left.

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Thousands Turn Out To Protest Against President Trump In Scotland

President Trump is on his first official visit to the U.K., and spending the weekend golfing at his resort in Turnberry, Scotland.

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Ex-World Cup Final Referee Talks About This Critical Role Ahead Of Croatia Vs. France

On the eve of the World Cup Final, NPR's Michel Martin chats with former FIFA Referee Howard Webb about what it takes to referee one of the biggest sporting events in the world.

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Massive Iceberg Looms Over A Village In Greenland

The giant mountain of ice towers is threatening a tiny village, causing authorities to evacuate residents.

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Critically Endangered Black Rhinos Die After Transportation To Kenya National Park

Eight rhinos died after being relocated to a wildlife reserve in Kenya. Officials and conservationists say the death toll is unprecedented in their efforts to save the animal from extinction.

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FACT CHECK: Trump's Claims On NATO Spending

President Trump bitterly criticizes many NATO member countries for not spending more on defense and says they owe the U.S. "massive amounts of money." The reality is more complicated.